Edinburg

UTPA host annual STEM camp for young students

Some Valley students are camping out at UTPA 's STEM program which aims at getting kids more involved in science, technology, engineering and math.

Police asking for help in missing person case of 90 year-old Edinburg man

The Edinburg Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a 90 year-old man missing sense Saturday.

UTPA Report: STEP camp

Many middle and high school students will have a better idea what they want to study in college thanks to several summer camps taking place on the UTPA campus focused on science, technology, engineering and math.

Border Patrol agents seize over $8 million in marijuana

U.S. Border Patrol agents confiscated more than $8.4 million in marijuana in multiple seizures within three days.

UTPA Report: Dr. Glynn Morgan

Turning 50 is a major milestone for anyone. That's certainly the case for a UTPA political science professor who has just celebrated 50 years of teaching at the university. Here's this week's News Center 23 report.

Hidalgo County deputies investigating burglary of auto sales business

Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators are searching for three suspects involved in breaking into a building and also stealing a vehicle.

UTPA Report: Habitat for Humanity

An Hidalgo County family will soon own their own home, thanks in part to students, faculty, staff and administrators from The University of Texas-Pan American.

Former NFL players teach Edinburg camp

Pro football players are in the Rio Grande Valley this week to teach some of their skills to kids.  

UTPA Report: Dr. Lokenath Debnath

A math professor at The University of Texas-Pan American has gone above and beyond for his department and his students over the course of his 12 years at UTPA and because of his dedication he received UTPA's top award for outstanding servic

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.