Mission

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.

Mission man receives 20 Years for drug trafficking for the Gulf Cartel

Israel Garza, 40, of Mission, has been ordered to federal prison for 240 months following his conviction for possession with intent to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Mission elementary school becomes first in district with a National Elementary Honor Society

Escobar/Rios Elementary School has become the first elementary school in Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) to have a National Elementary Honor Society Chapter.

Investigators believe road rage is to blame for fatal stabbing of teen

A teenager is dead and two men are in the hospital recovering from stab wounds after an apparent road rage incident turned deadly.

Three in custody for organized crime, possessing marijuana

Three men are behind bars for what investigators say is an ongoing drug operation. The suspects were arrested at a residence on the 2000 block of East 20th Street in Mission yesterday afternoon.

Students at Alton Memorial Jr. High School qualify for National Science Bowl competition

Two Science Bowl teams from Alton Memorial Jr. High School (AMJH) will be leaving today to compete in the National Science Bowl Competition.

Mission CISD robotic team finishes top 10 in state competition

Robotics teams from two Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) campuses performed admirably at the recent Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) state competition.

Two Mission CISD Destination Imagination teams advance to global finals

Two Mission CISD Destination Imagination (DI) teams have earned the right to travel to Destination Imagination’s Global Finals, the largest creative thinking and problem solving competition in the world, to be held May 21-24 in Knoxville,

Bank robber wanted

Mission Police are looking for this man who robbed the International Bank at noon today--suspect got away with unknown amount of money. Last seen wearing white t-shirt and jeans rolled up to his knees.

Mission elementary student's artwork selected for Adopt-A-Beach calendar

A Mission 5th grade student's artwork has been selected for the state's Adopt A Beach calendar.

Parents and brother of teenage girl allegedly attack her boyfriend and his family

One family in Mission went to extreme measures to prevent their teenage daughter from dating.

Woman leaves children home alone for 12 hours to go partying

A young mother is facing child endangerment charges and her two children are now being cared for by their grandmother.