Edinburg

RGV Border Patrol agents seize over $5M worth of marijuana in the first four days of March

The U.S. Border Patrol Agency assigned to the RGV is reporting they have seized over $5 million dollars worth of marijuana in the first four days of March.

Hidalgo County's Most Wanted: Martin Martinez

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help on the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive. Detectives are searching for Martin Martinez, 27, who is wanted for sexual assault.

Hidalgo County Commissioners recognize WWII veteran Eugene Gutierrez Jr.

Hidalgo County Commissioners Court recognized Eugene Gutierrez Jr., 93, for being a hero of World War II who helped free the world of tyranny as a member of the 1st Special Service Force.

Commissioners Court will honor WWII First Special Service Force veteran

Rio Grande Valley native son Eugene Gutierrez Jr. will be honored with a resolution at Hidalgo County Commissioners Court Tuesday, March 3 at 9:30 a.m.

Border Patrol uses sophisticated databases to screen all immigrants

Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector have arrested nearly 52,000 illegal immigrants since Oct. 1, 2014.

Hidalgo County's Most Wanted: Juan Francisco Chavez

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help on the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive. Detectives are searching for Juan Francisco Chavez, 22, who is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.

Texas Chicano Brotherhood Gang members arrested for detergent theft

Two Texas Chicano Brotherhood gang members were arrested in Hidalgo County for multiple thefts.

UTPA welcomes Emmy Award-winning actress and activist America Ferrera March 5

The University of Texas-Pan American welcomes Emmy Award-winning actress and activist America Ferrera as its next guest in the Distinguished Speakers Series for the 2014-2015 school year. Ferrera will speak March 5 at 7:30 p.m.

Ground breaking ceremony for Vipers arena set for next week

You've probably passed the empty field in Edinburg as you've zipped up and down the expressway.

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office investigating home invasion

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion where the suspects left with nothing.

3rd Annual Bird-a-Thon Birding Competition at the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands!

Register now for the 3rd annual Edinburg Bird-a-Thon! This family-friendly birding competition runs through the month of April, right as colorful migrants are making their way north through the LRGV and bird diversity is at its peak!

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office reports K-9 dog killed

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is reporting the death of a K-9 dog that occurred over the weekend.