Breaking News

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 9:52am

Mission

Suspected tire thief apprehended in Mission

For the past two weeks, the city of Mission has been experiencing numerous tire thefts. Police arrested one of the suspects believed to be involved.

Man accused of shooting and killing wife in domestic dispute

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.

Police identify body found in open field is missing Mission man

A McAllen man, who was reported missing, was found dead in a open field.

Woman found dead in home north of Mission

Authorities are investigating a homicide after a woman's body was found early this morning at a residence north of Mission.

Doctor: "People don't realize that synthetic marijuana can be deadly"

In the state of Texas, it is illegal to possess or sell synthetic marijuana--but that doesn't stop teens from pursuing the drug.

Rio Grande Valley Texas State Veterans Cemetery to honor heroes on Memorial Day

Keeping with the true meaning of the occasion, the Rio Grande Valley Texas State Veterans Cemetery will host a Memorial Day program from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday, May 26.

Mission brothers get significant sentences in hostage taking case

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.

Agriculture leaders from across the nation get firsthand look at border issues

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.

TxDOT to perform work on frontage road at Los Ebanos Road in Mission

Weather permitting, J.D. Abrams, L.P., a TxDOT Contractor, will be performing roadway work along the Westbound Frontage Road of US 83 and Los Ebanos Road.

Mission CISD students capture first place in annual One Act Play

For the first time since the school opened, in 2008, the R. Cantu Jr. High School (RCJH) One Act Play team has captured a first place win at the annual One Act Play competitions.

Police: money laundering investigation 'only just the beginning'

Mission police are investigating a money laundering scheme that could potentially reveal additional criminal activity.

Man punches cashier in face to avoid paying for groceries

You wouldn't think a grocery store cashier is a high-risk job, but one HEB cashier now says otherwise after he was punched in the face by a customer.

Officer discovers bundles of marijuana in man's vehicle during traffic stop

A midnight traffic stop ends with one man in jail after a police officer discovers more than 300 pounds of marijuana in the vehicle.

Stabbing suspect in custody after two months on the run

Two men are now behind bars after allegedly stabbing another man and injuring his grandmother in the process. The attack happened two months ago on March 8th on the 200 block of Salinas Drive in Mission.