Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 7:46am


Woman killed after being hit by a pickup truck

A woman is dead after being hit by a vehicle early this morning in Edinburg.

Edinburg to host Welcome Back Winter Texan Event & Expo

The Edinburg Convention & Visitors Bureau (ECVB) and the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce (ECC) would like to welcome our winter visitors to the Rio Grande Valley and the great city of Edinburg.

UTPA Report: Archaeology dig

If you drive by Schunior and Hoehn (hone) roads in Edinburg you might catch a glance of UTPA students digging meticulously through a field.

UTPA Report: Robot Zoo

Valley children can now explore the biomechanics of cool animal robots thanks to a touring exhibit at the UTPA Visitor’s Center called The Robot Zoo.

Border Patrol agents seize more than $4.2M in marijuana

U.S. Border Patrol agents confiscated more than $4.2 million worth of marijuana in multiple seizures in 4 days.

Jaime Tijerina sworn in as judge

Jaime Tijerina is commencing his tenure as Judge of the 92nd State District Court of Texas today.

Edinburg man accused of sexual abuse arraigned

An Edinburg man accused or sexually assaulting two young girls appeared before a judge this afternoon. Manuel Angel Samperio, 60, is facing six criminal charges for his alleged sexual abuse of two minors dating back to 2006.

UTPA Report: Biomechanics

It has given new meaning to hands-on. Students at the University of Texas Pan American are using a state-of-the-art lab similar to the equipment used in the newest video games and even by the U-S Olympic track team.

Suspects involved in Mexican murder case arrested

Humberto Villasenor Soto and Osvaldo De La Paz Soto were caught on Tuesday... after the Gulf Coast violent offender task force learned the fugitives were living in an apartment complex in Edinburg.

Columnist Ruben Navarrette Jr. to be next UTPA Distinguished Speaker

Nationally syndicated columnist Ruben Navarrette Jr. will be the next presenter in The University of Texas-Pan American's Distinguished Speakers series Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the University's Student Union Theater.

Renovation work begins at Edinburg's old administrative building

A Hidalgo County building is getting a facelift after renovations were approved for the old administrative building.

Excelencia in Education honors UTPA Cooperative Pharmacy

Elected officials and higher education leaders from across the country came together at the Liaison Capitol Hill hotel in Washington, D.C., to honor The University of Texas-Pan American’s Cooperative Pharmacy Program (CPP) with The Univer

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.