Brownsville

Water main break causes water loss for 750 residents

It's a dirty job, but someone has to do it. Last night around midnight, word got out about water buildup on Jaime Zapata Ave., which turned out to be caused by a water main break.

Brownsville PD asking for public's assistance in locating missing man

The Brownsville Police Department has opened a missing person case for a man who was last seen on Monday.

BPUB water main break causes water service disruption for customers

Approximately 750 Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) customers, in the areas of Coffeeport Road and Jaime Zapata Avenue, are without water this morning as crews isolate a six-inch water main break.

Operation Bishop raid nets over 40 eight liner machines and cites 13 patrons

A raid on a eight-liner business by the Cameron County District Attorneys' Office results in the seizure of machines.

New emergency relief housing for the Rio Grande Valley

A little over six years ago, storm Dolly brought disaster to the Rio Grande Valley, especially the empoverished –Colonias-.

Gas prices shoot up in Valley

There's good news this fall about gas prices, but it's hard to believe in the Valley. Experts are predicting considerably lower prices at the pump over the next three months.

Brownsville man arrested for cocaine and evading arrest

What started off as a routine traffic stop ended up with Brownsville Police arresting 28-year-old Miguel Deantes-Figueroa for possession of cocaine and evading arrest with a motor vehicle.

Brownsville churches to bless pets

Several churches in the Diocese of Brownsville will have the Blessing of the Animals in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, patron of animals and the environment, on or around Oct. 4.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is here

Did you know one 12.4% of women in the U.S  will develop breast cancer at some point in their lives? Breast Cancer Awareness month is here.

TSC set to choose firm to help with master plan

"The campus master plan is a planning document that tells us how we're going to use our facilities now and in the future," said TSC Finance and Administrative VP Chet Lewis.

Police arrest man for not registering as a sex offender

Brownsville police arrested a man for failing to register as a sex offender. On Tuesday, September 30th police arrested David Brigham, 25, after a warrant was issued for him for not registering as a sex offender with authorities.

Brownsville continues to eliminate mosquitoes

In recent weeks, there's been a lot of rain in Brownsville, and with the rain came a lot of mosquitos.

Cameron County ready for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

One in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. And with National Domestic Violence Awareness month coming up in just a few days, Cameron County is taking advantage.

Two arrested in stabbing of two victims

Brownsville police arrested two individuals involved in the stabbing of two other men. Officers were called to the 4000 block of Westland Drive in reference to a stabbing incident by two men in a white Chevy Malibu.

Operation Bishop to continue with eight-liner crackdowns

Operation Bishop is Cameron County's way of cracking down on illegal eight liner establishments, and after shutting down at least two last week, officials have a few more of these gambling sites on their radar.