Edinburg

Border agents rescue 15 immigrants and seize more than $4 million in marijuana

*In the original press release CBP reported 4 dead and a corrected press release was sent out stating 2 dead.*

Holt Caterpillar to open second location in Edinburg

The leading Caterpillar construction equipment dealer in the Valley is expanding. Holt Cat is opening up a third location and it's second in Edinburg.

UTPA Report: Alumni Association helping injured UTPA student

Members of The University of Texas-Pan American Alumni Association are rallying the support of fellow Broncs and the community to come to help a UTPA student who was seriously injured in a bicycle accident.

UTPA Opens Bank Account to help Donations For Girl in Coma

We had a chance to speak with Yuri's family today. They tell us she has been in the coma for three weeks now, but she is responding to family members by squeezing their hands.

UTPA responds to affirmative action

The Supreme Court will likely decide on a case this week about affirmative action.  

University merger doesn't come with name change

Governor Rick Perry signed a bill allowing for a merger between the University of Texas-Pan American and the University of Texas-Brownsville.   The reason for the merger: money.  

Pick up wreck involving undocumented immigrants

A wreck involving a pick-up carrying more than a dozen undocumented immigrants leaves three in the hospital. It happened off expressway 281 and Cibolo early Friday morning.

UTPA Report: Math Professor Zhijun Qiao

A professor in the department of Mathematics at UTPA has been honored for his outstanding work in research. Here's Sandra Quintanilla with this week's News Center 23 report.

Edinburg woman killed in accident near Kingsville

An Edinburg woman is dead following an accident northwest of Kingsville. The Department of Public Safety reported that the accident happened two miles south of the community of Ben Bolt on Wednesday, June 12th.

60 undocumented immigrants, hiding in trailers, detained by Border Patrol

Border Patrol agents detained more than 60 undocumented immigrants confined inside a tractor trailer in three separate incidents.

UTPA Report: Associate Professor Constantine Tarawneh

A professor in the mechanical engineering department at UTPA has been honored for his outstanding work in the classroom and in the lab. Here's Sandra Quintanilla with this week's News Center 23 report.

Border Patrol agents seize nearly $1.6 million in marijuana

Border Patrol agents have seized more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana in the last two days.

One killed, two injured, search for infant continues in Edinburg accident

UPDATE: HIDALGO COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT. STATEMENT 10:39 A.M.

UTPA Report: Visual Arts Center

After 40 years of sharing space with other departments on the UTPA campus, the art department now has a place to call home. Here's Sandra Quintanilla with this week's News Center 23 report.

String of auto fatalities over Memorial Day weekend

It's common to expect heavy traffic during busy holiday weekends, just like the one we had over Memorial Day Weekend.