Brownsville

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.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's segment of Pet of the Week, we're introducing you to Hillary and DeeDee, two pups looking for forever homes.

Mosquitoes bring more to worry than just an itchy bite

The rain keeps coming, and with it, mosquitoes. Brownsville’s Environmental Health Department’s work is far from over.

Operation Bishop takes down another eight-liner establishment

Last night, officials from Cameron County's District Attorney's Office, Sheriff's Office, and Emergency Management Department, teamed together to bring down another illegal eight liner establishment.

Cameron County DA's Office raids 8-liner establishment near San Benito

The Cameron County District Attorney's Office raided another illegal gambling establishment on Friday afternoon.

TEA identifies 11 schools for best practice case studies project

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced on September 23rd that the Texas Education Agency (TEA) has identified 11 campuses across the state to take part in a best practices case studies project.

Zoofari 2014 benefits major renovation of Patty Gorges Small World

Monkey see, monkey do. Come and see the new plans for the Zoo! Help the Gladys Porter Zoo continue to inspire, educate and captivate the multitudes of children in the Rio Grande Valley by attending Zoofari 2014 on October 3rd and 4th.

2nd Annual Brownsville Beerfest

Beers UP! The 2nd Annual Brownsville BeerFest will take place on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at Dean Porter Park in Brownsville.

Local gas prices remain lowest in Texas

Prices for gas in the Valley are still going down, with many stations now selling for under $3 a gallon.

Brownsville crews put up safety posts near canal

It was a close call for a Valley family last week, when a woman lost control of her car at a flooded intersection, and ended up in a canal. Now the City of Brownsville is trying to make sure it doesn't happen again.

Suspicious Brownsville house fire under investigation

A Brownsville house fire is under investigation for possible arson. Around 10:30 last night, Brownsville Fire Department responded to a house fire at the intersection of 4th and Levee streets.

Gladys Porter Zoo gears up for Brew at the Zoo fundraiser

The zoo is opening its doors for you to taste Texas Craft beers for a good cause.

Father of three charged with child endangerment

Brownsville police arrested a father of three children after he left them unattended in a vehicle at a local store.

Caller's tip to police leads to man being arrested for possession of drugs

Brownsville police arrested a man for possession of narcotics after receiving a tip from a caller.