Mission

Young boy found sleeping under Mission water tower

A young boy is in Border Patrol custody after Mission police discovered him sleeping under a water tower by himself.

Police still searching for masked gunmen who invaded home

Mission Police are searching for three suspects wanted in an armed home invasion early this morning. It happened just before 2 a.m. this morning on the 3300 block of Anita Street at an apartment complex.

Mission Veterans Memorial students earn positions for All-Region Band

Eleven Veterans Memorial High School band students earned positions in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All-Region Band.

Charges against Mission church bells dropped

Charges filed against a Mission priest for allegedly ringing the church bells too loud have been dropped.

Consequence of concussions: the detrimental factors in football-related head injuries

More than one million concussions and other forms of mild traumatic brain injuries are reported each year.  But it's the word 'mild' that has neurologists worries that concussions aren't always taken as seriously as they sh

Congressman Cuellar to host health insurance workshop

On Saturday, November 16th, the Office of Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) will host a Health Insurance Community Workshop for residents of Hidalgo County.

Priest headed to court for loud church bells

An upper Valley priest is being called to court for allegedly ringing the church bells too loud.

35 acres to be added to World Birding Center Headquarters in Mission

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission at its regular meeting today in Austin approved the donation of 35 acres along the northeastern border of the Wo

Wendy Davis continues visit in the Valley while pro-life activists rally

Texas Senator Wendy Davis made her first trip to the Rio Grande Valley this week, her first time in the area since announcing her race for governor.  She sat down with Newscenter 23 to discuss her visit to the Valley.

Mission FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team has strong showing at national competition

The Mission FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team had a very successful showing at the 86th Annual National FFA Convention. The team is the first parliamentary procedure team from the Rio Grande Valley to compete at nationals.

Two Mission residents indicted for health care fraud case

Frank Gonzalez, 30, and Graciela Escamilla, 51, both of Mission, have been charged in a federal indictment for their alleged roles in a scheme to defraud Medicare and Texas Medicaid through fraudulent billings, announced United States Attorney

Students learn bus safety and emergency procedures

Over the next several weeks, students at all of Mission CISD’s (Consolidated Independent School District) schools will be learning about school bus safety and emergency procedures.

City of Mission names new Police Chief

The City of Mission has a new full time police chief. Robert Dominguez was sworn in on Tuesday as Mission's new Police Chief after filling in as interim chief.

Junior high robotics team makes HESTEC final four

For the first time, Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) had junior high school students compete in robotics Sumo-Bot challenge at the annual Hispanic Engineering, Science and Technology Week (HESTEC) held at The University o

Area of Mission quarantined for Citrus Greening

The City of Mission is warning it's residents about the recent quarantine issued by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension due to recent findings of Citrus Greening in the area of Conway and FM 495.