Mission police are trying to identify a body found just north of the river.
Authorities found the body yesterday in a grassy area near Conway Avenue and Military Road. They say the body was partially decomposed.
Local Chambers from across the state of Texas convened Monday night June 23, 2014 for the TCCE Annual Excellence Awards. The awards honor organizations for exceptional efforts in marketing, communications and media outreach.
On Saturday, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) toured the Border Patrol facility in McAllen, Texas, meeting with the agents stationed there and speaking to the adults and unaccompanied children housed there.
A man who authorities say was involved in the murder of a woman yesterday is now in jail.
Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested 33-year-old Abel Javier Jaime Sanchez on a first degree murder charge.
Rafael Cruz, 25, and Roberto Cruz, 27, both of Mission, have been ordered to federal prison to serve lengthy sentences as a result of their convictions for conspiracy to commit hostage taking, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.
It's no secret that border security is far from perfection, which is why Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples invited eight agriculture leaders from across the nation to get a firsthand look at the problems along the border.