Senator Lucio's statement on the deployment of the National Guard at the border

Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. (D-Brownsville) released the following statement on the deployment of the National Guard in support of the Border Surge:

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's segment of Pet of the Week, we're introducing you to Cathy and Bella. "My name is Robert Dippong and I'm the shelter supervisor for the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center.

Six Cameron County individuals arrested on voter fraud charges

Six people have been arrested on voter fraud charges and are now being processed into the Cameron County Sheriff's Department at this hour.

"Christmas in July" preparations begin at children's hospital

It's Christmas in July at the Driscoll Children's Hospital in Brownsville.

Water valve installation to cause temporary service interruption

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) announces there will be a water service interruption Thursday night from 11:30 p.m. until Friday morning at approximately 5:30 a.m.

Nearly $1.4 million in cocaine seized at Brownsville port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine. CBP officers discovered the alleged cocaine, valued at approximately $1,398,400, hidden within a Chevrolet Tracker.

Brownsville women arrested on warrants for theft of a motor vehicle

Brownsville police arrested two women on auto theft charges involving an investigation of a stolen vehicle.

Pet of the Week

It's time for Monday's Pet of the Week segment. Today we're introducing you to Lightning and Thunder. "My name is Robert Dippong. I'm the supervisor for the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center.

UTB begins first day of 'Astronomy Ambassadors Program'

The first day of UTB's Astronomy Ambassadors Program prompted that applause.

Domestic dispute call ends on woman being arrested with child endangerment charges

A domestic dispute call ends with a woman being arrested on child endangerment charges.

Woman arrested for robbery

Brownsville police arrest a woman for her involvement in an alleged robbery.

Local shrimpers prepare for season to start next week

Shrimpers are setting up their trawls and working on their boats to prepare for the upcoming shrimp season, which officially begins on Tuesday.

Brownsville PD releases DWI campaign results during Fourth of July holiday

The Brownsville PD released results from it's STEP/DWI campaign during the Fourth of July holiday.

Grand jury indicts gunman in Brownsville standoff

A Cameron County Grand Jury indicted Brownsville resident Marco Antonio Gonzalez Wednesday on several charges pertaining to a June 4 standoff that left one man dead. Gonzalez, 31, was indicted on:

Brownsville prepares for SpaceX's next move

It's been three and a half years since Brownsville first entertained the idea of being home base to the space vehicle launch service, Space X.