Brownsville

Traffic stop leads to seizure of marijuana and cocaine

A traffic stop leads to police seizing marijuana, cocaine and the arrest of three men. On Thursday, April 24th police conducted a traffic stop on a black Jeep Commander on the 2500 block of East Avenue.

Two arrested for robbing deaf man's wallet

Two men are accused of attacking a deaf mute man as he walked to work, robbing him of his wallet. Eduardo Olmos, 19, and Johnny Rojano, 27, have been charged with aggravated robbery.

Brownsville school ranked in top 30 in TX

It's not the biggest school in the state, but that's also what's helped Brownsville Early College High School (BECHS) rank in the top ten percent of the best schools in Texas - number thirty to be exact:

Police light app gets two charged with impersonating an officer

There's an app for just about everything these days and two men, using one of them for unintended purposes, found themselves arrested, Na'Tassia Finely has more on why these men were arrested.

Housekeeper arrested on $150,000 theft of jewelry

Hiring outside help to fix up your house has it's consequences, Na'Tassia Finley reports one Brownsville family found out the hard way, that their housekeeper was up to no good.

CBP seizes nearly $1.1M in cocaine and meth at port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted two separate loads of alleged cocaine and methamphetamine.

Brownsville to host EarthFest 2014 this Saturday

Earth Day is behind us, but EarthFest 2014 is this Saturday, and you and your family are cordially invited. The Ozanam Center and Brownsville Parks and Recreation and sponsoring the event.

Citrus greening causes quarantine of Cameron and Hidalgo Counties

"Citrus greening is a disease that's caused by a bacterium that affects most citrus varieties and some ornamental plants," said local farm owner Mike Pierce.

Scrap paper plant celebrates Earth Day by offering free shredding

Mother Nature was the star on Tuesday, Earth Day, as Na'Tassia Finley reports from a paper shredding company that's doing it's part to honor the earth on Earth Day.

Trial underway in carbon dioxide lawsuit

Opening arguments were underway on Tuesday in the civil trial against three companies accused of playing a role in four men's brain injuries from carbon dioxide.

Husband charged with aggravated assault

Police have arrested a man whom they say rammed into the back of his wife's car. Juan Barrientos, 48, was arrested on Monday at his home after threatening to hurt police officers.

Pet of the Week

On today's Pet of the Week, we're introducing  you to Lulu and Chance.

Workers file lawsuit for carbon dioxide poisoning

Four men are suing several companies that they blame for carbon dioxide poisoning they say they suffered while on the job.

Gladys Porter Zoo mourns the loss of Komodo Dragon

The Gladys Porter Zoo staff mourns the loss of one of its most impressive and cherished creatures. Jahat, a male Komodo dragon, passed away in his behind-the-scenes quarters during the night of Thursday, April 17.

Burglar snitches on girlfriend to victim of credit card theft

A victim reports her credit cards and other personal items are stolen from her vehicle and several charges are made at Sunrise Mall.