Brownsville

Brownsville Crime Stoppers have third annual fundraiser luncheon

Officials from various Brownsville agencies like the Brownsville Police Department, Chamber of Commerce and Department of Public Safety joined forces for a fundraiser luncheon to support the Brownsville Crime Stoppers. 

Relative charged with abandoning children at store

A man, accused of shoplifting, is also facing charges of abandoning two young children in the store.

Brownsville Crime Stoppers will host annual fundraiser luncheon

The Brownsville Crime Stoppers will host a fundraiser luncheon tomorrow at the Brownsville Events Center. The fundraiser is an attempt for the Crime Stoppers to put more cashflow into their tip hotline.

Ignite Public Schools announces campus closures due to weather

Ignite Public Schools is announcing that all Ignite Public Schools centers will be beginning classes at 9 a.m. due to the inclement weather forecasted. Mission Center 1352 E. 1st Street, Mission TX

Pet of the Week: Mike and Lucy

Now it's time for the Pet of the Week segment with two cute puppies who are in need of a loving home.

Brownsville police arrest suspect in Southmost murder case

The man accused of Brownsville's first murder of the year has been arraigned. Victor Hugo Sefores went before a judge over the weekend, his bond, set at $2 million dollars.

Brownsville teacher to attend President Obama's State of the Union address

A Brownsville teacher is heading to Washington D.C. to attend President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.

Bicyclist killed after being struck by vehicle

A bicyclist is dead after he was hit by a  vehicle on Monday morning just before 6 a.m. and investigators continue to determine how it did happen.

Brownsville man convicted for possession and distribution of meth

A federal jury has convicted Jaime Homero Guerrero of conspiracy to possess and possession with intent to distribute more than 50 grams of methamphetamine, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Brownsville teacher to attend State of the Union Address

A Brownsville teacher will be attending the State of the Union Address as Congressman Filemon Vela's guest.

Four Cameron County officials indicted on abuse, theft and corruption charges

The district attorney's Public Integrity Unit has one very simple goal: "To address the crime in Cameron County," said Public Integrity Unit chief Victor Cortez.

Brownsville HEB to host TxDOT's Fan Van

n Brownsville, fans filling shopping carts with supplies for their home football viewing parties can also bring home a life-saving message about the dangers of drinking and driving.

Trends show younger people are less willing to enroll in Obamacare

"What we've seen here at the clinic, most of our patients, uh, that do come and apply are usually older people probably close to retirement age," said special projects coordinator Cristela Gomez.

Quilters make baby blankets for underprivileged Brownsville babies

It's the 15th year the Winter Haven Resort Border Quilters have been putting on this annual quilting bee they  call Baby Blankets for Brownsville Day.

UTB students volunteer their time on MLK Day

On a day when many were off work and from classes, hundreds of UTB students decided to get out and make a difference, Na'Tassia Finley reports many are honoring Martin Luther King Jr.