Brownsville

Volunteers help to count homeless in Brownsville

The rain didn't stop volunteers from getting out to help for today's point-in-time survey.

Illegal immigrant running stash house sentenced to 10 years in prison

The leader of an illegal alien smuggling organization in Brownsville is sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Judge Olvera appears before Senate Judiciary Nomination hearing for Federal Judgeship

A local Brownsville native and a current District Judge appeared before a federal committee yesterday.

Tips lead to couple's arrests in reported lost credit card case

Brownsville police have arrested a couple wanted in a stolen credit card case.

Asks for directions, then robs victim with knife to her throat

Brownsville Police arrested a man after he asked a woman for directions, then placed a knife to her throat and robbed her. Christian Ornelas, 22, was arrested for aggravated robbery.

BikeTexas.org to host Transportation Fair in Olmito

BikeTexas.org and Cameron County are partnering together to host a transportation fair in Olmito, TX on Saturday.

Brownsville Public Works Dept. working on covering potholes around the city

The crazy weather patterns have been causing quite a ruckus on the roads and leaving lots of potholes for drivers to run over, Marty Watson tells us what the City of Brownsville is doing to take care of the problem.

Fish turn up dead in Brownsville's Resacas

Today, dead fish are found afloat several resacas in Brownsville. The city of Brownsville's Health Department responded to concerned citizens and assessed the situation this afternoon.

Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation appoints four new members

The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC) announces the appointment of four new board members and expresses its best wishes to its outgoing members: Dr. Rose Gowen, Dr. Jude A. Benavides, Ms.

CBP officers seize quarter million in cocaine at Gateway International bridge

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized over a quarter million in cocaine in two separate incidents at the Gateway International port of entry.

Brownsville police release surveillance video of armed robbery

Brownsville police have released another surveillance video linked to a string of armed robberies in the 4100 block of North Expressway 83.

Pet of the Week

On today's Pet of the Week segment, we're going to introduce you to one full-sized dog from the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center. He's looking for a forever home.

120 women make quilts for babies in local hospitals

A record 120 women made their way to the WinterHaven Resort Clubhouse to participate in the annual quilting bee.

City seeks volunteers for homeless count

A statewide count of homeless people will be taking place Thursday morning, and the city of Brownsville is looking for volunteers. Past years have put homeless numbers in Brownsville over 500.