Edinburg to swear in new Councilmember

Councilmember elect Richard Molina will be sworn in to office today during a special ceremony at Edinburg City Hall. The Ceremony will start at 12:15 p.m.

UTPA Report: Nationally acclaimed Mariachi Aztlán

They’ve rubbed elbows with President Barack Obama, and picked up one national title after another.

Smoke from AC compressor causes hospital to evacuate

Smoked forced an evacuation at the Doctors Hospital at Renaissance on Monday morning.

UTPA wins College of Year award from National Hispanic Institute

Gloria De Leon attributes her success in co-founding one of the leading nonprofit organizations that trains Hispanic youth to become leaders to the education she received at The University of Texas-Pan American.

UTPA enrollment reaches record enrollment

The University of Texas-Pan American has reached another milestone this fall with a total student enrollment of more than 20,000—the most in the institution's 86-year history.

UTPA Report: Veterans Service Award

Leaving the military and adjusting to a civilian life can be difficult for members of the armed forces.

UTPA to host on Latino leadership

In celebration of National Hispanic Serving Institutions Week, The University of Texas-Pan American is hosting a panel featuring five successful Latino/as, titled "Insights from Latino Leadership" at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.

Edinburg man sentenced to over four years in prison for carjacking

An Edinburg man has been sentenced to prison for his involvement in a carjacking back in August 2012.

City of Edinburg election results

Edinburg, Texas: The City of Edinburg results are as follows: Armando Marroquin – 524 (17%) Richard Molina – 1638 (53%) John de la Garza- 902 (29%) No run off will be needed.

UTPA Report: Fitness craze takes over campus

A fitness craze has taken over the University of Texas Pan American. Students, faculty and staff are taking a stand promoting health and wellness on campus.

Oil spill causes road closure in Edinburg

Edinburg, Texas: Westbound Monte Cristo Road between Sugar and McColl has been reduced to one lane following a late morning cooking oil spill.

MADD Urging Parents to Talk to Teens About Underage Drinking

A recent survey of Texas teens and alcohol reveals that 80 percent of underage students say access to alcohol is easy. 

UTPA Report: Becoming a doctor in as little as six years

Imagine becoming a doctor in as little as six years! It’s a possibility now at The University of Texas-Pan American, thanks to an innovative new program.

CBP arrests 20 sex offenders, 11 gang members in the month of August

U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector arrested 20 convicted sex offenders, who were illegally present in the United States, and 11 members of notorious street gangs in the month of August.

UTPA Report: Bronc Cheerleaders

Bronc spirit at UT Pan American is alive and well according to the latest results from the Universal Cheerleaders Association's camp held recently at Texas State University.