Mission

Irrigation pipe burst causes gallons of water to flood street

Hundreds of gallons of water poured out onto a Mission neighborhood after an irrigation pipe burst. Water was covering the street at Fairway Drive, just west of Bryan Road, on Monday morning in Mission.

Mission Collegiate High School gets its first AP Scholars

Mission Collegiate High School (MCHS) is now in its third year of existence and consists of freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

Mission Police searching for home invasion suspects

Mission Police are on the hunt for four armed suspects connected to a home invasion, on the 3700 block of San Roman.

Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators attempting to identify drowning victim

Hidalgo County authorities are working with the Mexican consulate to identify the body of man who drowned in a canal.

VMHS senior named semifinalist in 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program

Veterans Memorial High School senior, Darius Davis has been named as a semifinalist in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Mission CISD's 25th anniversary for fatal bus accident

This year marks the 25th anniversary of a fatal school bus accident that claimed the lives of 21 Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) junior high and high school students.

Mission CISD earns state’s highest fiscal accountability rating

Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) has received final rating information under the Texas’ Schools FIRST (Financial Integrity Rating Systems of Texas) financial accountability rating system.

Unique Ag teaching duo recognized by Vocational Agricultural Science Teachers Association

A duo of agricultural science teachers at Mission High School were recently recognized by the Vocational Agricultural Science Teachers Association of Texas (VATAT).

City of Mission hosting spay/neuter mobile clinic

People living in the Mission area (or surrounding areas), who would like to have their animals spayed or neutered, can make a reservation with the RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic, and then drop-off the pets at the Bentsen Palm Community Park, l

Veterans Memorial FFA members attend Texas FFA Convention

Members of the Veterans Memorial FFA Chapter attended, and competed at the 86th Annual Texas FFA State Convention held in Fort Worth, Texas.

Suspect wanted in connection to aggravated assault case

Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators are searching for a suspect wanted in connection to the shooting case of another man.

Portion of Highway 83 dedicated to fallen DPS Trooper Eduardo Chavez

At a roadside ceremony near the Starr/Hidalgo County Line, Representative Sergio Muñoz, Jr. unveiled a roadside marker dedicating a 5 mile stretch of U.S. Highway 83 as a memorial to fallen Texas Highway Patrol Trooper Eduardo Chavez.

Mission's Habibi Gourmet receives 2nd place in H-E-B's Primo Picks Contest

Creators of unique products from the Lone Star State are relishing the sweet taste of success as winners of H-E-B’s Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best contest. A panel of expert judges narrowed a field of 25 to four finalists on Aug.

DPS troopers investigate rollover crash that killed 2 people

Two people died in a fiery early morning crash, and now DPS troopers are working to figure out what went wrong. The crash happened about 2 a.m. this morning on Iowa road south of FM 2221 in Mission.