Brownsville

Tip leads to cocaine bust and seizure of $14,000 in cash

A Brownsville woman was arrested last week after a tip led to the seizure of 688 grams of cocaine and $14,000 in U.S. currency found at a local business co-located with a residence.

Two Brownsville institutions named finalists for national award

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has named the Children’s Museum of Brownsville (CMB) and the Gladys Porter Zoo (GPZ) as finalists for the 2015 National Medal for Museum and Library Service.

Gladys Porter Zoo antelope under quarantine

He's home but not in the clear just yet. The kudu antelope that escaped from the gladys porter zoo is now under quarantine.

Federal attorneys file to keep Obama's immigration action

Today the U.S Department of Justice filed in Brownsville to allow President Obama's executive immigration action to continue. That executive action allows about 5 million illegal immigrants to stay in the U.S.

BISD's Fiesta Folklorica rescheduled for weather means another practice day

Despite the bad weather, the Charro Days festivities in Brownsville are still on... a week-long celebration of friendship between the United States and Mexico.  

Pet of the Week - Alicia & Selena

On this Monday's Pet of the Week, we're going to introduce you to two puppies from the Brownsville Animal Shelter...Alicia and Selena.

Hanna teacher charged with improper relationship between educator and student

Brownsville police arrested a Hanna High School teacher accused of having an improper relationship with a former student.

Brownsville ISD's Fiesta Folkorica rescheduled due to weather

The Brownsville ISD announced today that they have rescheduled the Fiesta Folkorica due to the inclement weather.

CBP speaks with UTB students about recruitment opportunities

Today, students at UT-Brownsville got the opportunity to speak with Customs and Border Protection agents about recruitment opportunities for the "Explorer" program.

UTB and other Valley colleges to host "Super Saturday"

If you have some free time tomorrow, colleges all across the Valley, including UT-RGV, are hosting a "Super Saturday" event. Super Saturday is primarily aimed to help students with their financial aid and FAFSA forms.

How safe are children in school buses?

"The driver is trained to secure this bus and to drive safely, and so as long as the children are here, you know that they’re going to be safe,” says BISD bus dispatches Susana Rico.

Antelope continues to elude capture from zoo officials

Gladys Porter Zoo officials continued to search and capture an antelope that escaped from the zoo.

Black History Month: The Cross Family

If you didn't know better, this might just look like another plot at Old City Cemetery in Brownsville.

Mexico-bound trucks cause traffic jams in Brownsville

If you are traveling southbound in Brownsville, today, you may be experiencing quite a delay and find yourself in a new truck traffic jam.

Brownsville police attempting to identify persons of interest in robbery case

The Brownsville Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying persons of interest in a robbery investigation.