Mission CISD Special Olympics athletes bring home medals from Winter Games

Eleven Special Olympics athletes from Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) competed in the recent 22nd Annual Winter Games, in Austin, Texas. They competed in bowling and brought home a total of 10 medals.

Suspect arrested in home invasion case

Hidalgo Sheriff investigators arrested a man believed to be involved in a home invasion. The incident occurred on January 15th at around 12:35 a.m. at a residence located on the 8400 block of Tornillo Street in rural Mission.

Veterans Memorial High School student film advances to state semi-finals UIL competition

A Veterans Memorial High School (VMHS) student film project has advanced through the first and second rounds of the UIL Young Filmmakers competitions and into the state semi-finals.

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce presents its Mega Winter Texan Fiesta

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce wishes to announce the upcoming Mega Winter Texan Fiesta.

Tip leads to seizure of 55 pounds of meth

A tip to the HIDTA task force leads to seizure of methamphetamine and one man being arrested.

Mission FFA student projects show well at RGV event

Mission FFA students attained outstanding results at this year’s Rio Grande Valley FFA District Livestock Show. Jody Sifuentes had the grand champion market lamb.

Warrant issued on suspect wanted in Mission home invasion case

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help with information on the whereabouts of a wanted suspect involved in a home invasion case.

TxDOT announces complete closure of Northbound Business 83 at I2/US 83 Expressway

Weather permitting, J.D. Abrams, L.P., a TxDOT Contractor, will be performing bridge work on the I2/US 83 Expressway overpass on Monday, January 26, 2015.

One arrested, more wanted in copper theft

A man is behind bars for allegedly stealing copper wire from telephone poles.  

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Dept. investigating theft of vehicle

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft of the truck that was crossed into Mexico. The vehicle was stolen between January 7th and 8th at a ranch located near Mile 9 and Iowa Road in Mission.

Mission High School students receive art scholarships

Two Mission High School (MHS) students have received notifications they qualified for scholarships from the Art Instruction School in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Mission High School student artwork selected for publication

The artwork of several Mission High School (MHS) students has been selected to be highlighted in a special publication called Celebrating Art.

Mission CISD schools to be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Mission CISD announced that schools will be closed on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. All Mission schools will be closed on January 19th with classes resuming on Tuesday January 20th.