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Edcouch Elsa High inches closer to $100,000 prize

On a football Friday, in a crowded a gym, kids at Edcouch Elsa thought things couldn't get any more exciting. Until they learned that words their teacher wrote, could be worth $100,000.

Edcouch teacher named finalist in Thank a Million Teachers Dream challenge

Farmers Insurance announced today that Rohny Escareno of Edcouch-Esla High School in Edcouch, TX has been named a finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge, putting him in the running for one of five $100,000 "Dream Big&

NWS issues Flash Flood Watch for RGV

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Friday and Saturday evening as a combination of a cold front , an upper level low pressure and a tropical wave will cause showers and thunderstorms in the Valley.

TX Department of Public Safety releases border security trends, recent activity

The Texas Legislature has requested that the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) provide a publicly releasable summary of border incidents and a data report related to historical trends of crime along the Texas-Mexico border as well as curr

Player of the Week: Port Isabel's Trey Mock, Alex de Los Santos and JJ Gonzalez

Newscenter23 and Chevy dealers have team up to bring you The Chevy High School Football Player of the week.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be mostly cloudy to overcast with widely scattered t-showers. A low pressure disturbance moves over the RGV from the ocean and will bring the threat of locally heavy rainfall.

3,000 pound sculptures 'head'ing to South Padre Island

The Three Colossal Heads (Tres Cabezas Colosales) art display is heading out of Brownsville. They have been on the corner of 6th Street for the past two years but will now be displayed on South Padre Island.

West Nile virus death confirmed in Hidalgo County

Hidalgo County officials reported today that one elderly man has died from the West Nile virus.

2014 Ultimate Football Guide

Get your copy of the Ultimate Football Guide and keep track of all your favorite teams. Whether it's high school, college football or the NFL. KVEO's Ultimate Football Guide brings you complete schedules of your teams.

$626K in federal funds for healthcare navigators for Starr and Hidalgo counties

Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) announced that MHP Salud, has been awarded over $626,180 in federal Navigator grants from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to serve Hidalgo and Starr Counties and the Rio Grande Valley.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will start out sunny but turn more and more cloudy as the day goes on. We'll have a slight chance of a few drops Thursday night. Highs will climb to 95 in the Lower Valley, 100 in the Upper.

Tropical Update: New Threat to Gulf?

A tropical convective mass sits over the Bahamas.  It has a 10% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone within the next 48 hours, according to the National Hurricane Center.  What makes the area of concern interesting is that lon