Award-winning journalist and co-author Laura Ling is next UTPA Distinguished Speaker

The University of Texas-Pan American will welcome Laura Ling as the first guest of its Distinguished Speakers Series for the 2014-2015 school year on Sept. 30.

UTPA tops Washington Monthly’s list of Best Master’s Universities

For the third consecutive year, Washington Monthly has ranked the master’s degree program at UTPA as one of the leading master’s institutions nationwide. UTPA was ranked No.

Fall 2014 enrollment at UTPA is a record-breaking 21,042

Preliminary enrollment figures for Fall 2014 at The University of Texas-Pan American indicate an unprecedented 21,042 students.

Border Patrol nets more than $15.5 million of Marijuana in the RGV

Agents from the Border Patrol’s Rio Grande Valley Sector seized nearly 19,400 pounds of marijuana, with an estimated value of more than $15.5 million and arrested thousands of people suspected of being in the country illegally in a two-we

"Stripes Celebrates Tomorrow" with community event

Stripes Convenience Store teamed up with MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital to host the "Stripes Celebrates Tomorrow" campaign kickoff.

Hidalgo County and Drainage District 1 to hold public hearings on proposed 2014 tax rates

Hidalgo County Commissioners and the Drainage District #1 will each hold Public Hearings, beginning tomorrow during their regularly scheduled meetings.

Bus stop mix-ups causing concern for Edinburg parents

"The biggest concern is going to be, what's going to happen next time? Is she going to be dropped off a mile and half, and never make it home," asked parent, Matthew Hoffman.

Edinburg officials approve Hospital District in November 4th election

The City of Edinburg stands behind the creation of a Hospital District for Hidalgo County. The five member board unanimously approved a resolution supporting the measure at the September 2, regularly scheduled City Council Meeting.

UTPA Report: Importance of social responsibility and promoting sustainability

Students at The University of Texas-Pan American are learning that business is not just about making money. It's also about being a good steward of the environment. Reporter Jennifer Berghom has more on that.

UTPA Theatre Productions tickets now available

The University of Texas Pan American has ticket subscriptions now available for their upcoming 2014 - 2015 theatre season.

UTPA Unveils Student Food Pantry

Hunger is an issue that UTPA says is creeping into the lives of many in Hidalgo County.

City of Edinburg to transfer ownership of baseball stadium to UTRGV

With a unanimous vote, the Edinburg City Council has taken another giant step demonstrating its commitment to the creation of UTRGV and its medical school.