Brownsville

Border Patrol murder suspect associated with Cameron County armed robberies

As of late, several residents in Cameron County have become victims of robbery.

BISD and VBMC team up for back to school shoe drive

School is only a little more than a couple of weeks away for Brownsville. BISD's Youth Connection Project is at work to help residents prepare for their first day of class.

Brownsville man breaks Guinness Book World Record

A Brownsville man solved five Rubik's cube puzzles underwater in less than two minutes breaking the Guinness Book world record.

Brownsville's United Methodist Church helps immigrants

It's no secret that the number of border crossers entering the US through Mexico has skyrocketed in the past few years, but local numbers are actually showing that those trends have been fluctuating, and are overall on the decline.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we're introducing you to Marisa and Marisol.

Brownsville man sentenced to 25 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault of a child

Judge Arturo Nelson in the 138th state District Court sentenced a Brownsville man today to 25 years in prison following his plea of guilty for sexually assaulting a child.

Gladys Porter Zoo staff returns black bear to its exhibit

The Gladys Porter Zoo released a statement in reference to a Black Bear escaping from its cage. On Monday, August 4th at around 11 a.m. a male black bear climbed out of his exhibit, near the amphitheater, alarming some visitors.

Deaf man arrested for attempting to kidnap woman walking home

Brownsville police arrested a deaf man after he attempted to kidnap a woman walking home in the early morning hours.

Police asking for leads in stolen truck case

Brownsville police need your help finding a man in a stolen truck. Police say the truck is a 2005 gold colored GMC truck. It was last reported crossing into Mexico on July 6th.

White Rhinoceros introduced to the Gladys Porter Zoo

The Gladys Porter Zoo welcomes one of its most fascinating creatures to its new premises. Julie, a female white rhinoceros arrived at the Zoo on June 21st from The Wilds, an animal facility in Ohio.

Speed possible cause for big rig rollover

A truck driver is recovering after rolling over his big rig and taking out an electrical post. Na'Tassia Finley spoke to one business owner in the area who said speeding truckers is all too common in the area and he wants to see change.

Man arrested for burglarizing neighbors vehicles at apartment complex

Brownsville police arrested a man after stolen merchandise is found inside his apartment.

RGV will help break world-record for the "Big Latch On"

"Breastfeeding is the best start in life," said certified breastfeeding educator Magally Ramos. "It's not a question of fashion. It's a health decision that you're making."

CBP officers arrests man wanted for sexual assault

Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Brownsville Gateway International Bridge arrested a 26-year-old man wanted out of Harris County, Texas on sexual assault charges.

Man arrested for possession of over 1,000 lbs of marijuana

Brownsville narcotics officers arrested a man for possession of marijuana after conducting a traffic stop.