Senator Ted Cruz visits the Valley

Senator Ted Cruz made a trip to South Texas to discuss his views on current affairs and other issues. One of the most outspoken topics of the day: the negative impact of Obamacare on the nation.

Two Valley students produce short film on hot issue

Summer vacation is usually just that--a vacation.  But that wasn't the case for a pair of students at Sharyland High School who spent their summer break making a short film with a very important message.

Mission police chase ends in serious wreck

Several people are recovering from injuries after a truck slammed into a car while trying to flee authorities last night.

Sharyland ISD proposes random drug testing on students

One Valley school district is close to approving a random drug test program for its students.

Mission police searching for person of interest in theft case

The Mission Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying a male subject who is a person of interest in an ongoing theft investigation.

Mission CISD welcomes new security cameras

After yet another school gun scare, parents are wondering just how secure is their child's school.  One Valley school district is sparing no expense in terms of improving the quality of security in their schools.

Mission man charged with burglarizing high school library

A Mission man is arrested after breaking into the high school library and attempting to steal several lap-tops. On Monday, August 19th police were dispatched to Mission High School in reference to a burglary.

VMHS HOSA officers attend state leadership institute

Two members of the Veterans Memorial High School (VMHS) HOSA (Health Occupations of America) chapter spent part of their summer representing VMHS and the HOSA Area VII at the HOSA Leadership Development Institute Austin, TX.

Body found on Mission golf course

A man's body is discovered in a canal near the Mission golf course.

Mission PD enforces school bus safety laws

The Mission Police Department  is teaming up with the school district to remind drivers of the law when it comes to school bus safety.

Mission students complete emergency response training

Ten Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) students have completed 21 hours of training to join the ranks of the Teen Community Emergency Response Team (Teen CERT) in the Rio Grande Valley.

Six dead, several injured, after high speed chase

The DPS is reporting that several people were injured and six were killed in multiple vehicle accident during a high speed chase.

A Mission teacher has been selected as a Regional Teacher of the Year.

A Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) teacher has been selected as a Regional Teacher of the Year. Rosbel Pena was officially named as this year’s Region One Secondary Teacher of the Year.

Mission police continue to search for 3 suspects in home invasion case

Mission police have arrested a second suspect who was allegedly caught on camera, breaking into a home. A mother and her sons were inside, Matt Fernandez has the latest.

Hidalgo investigators find weapon used in Weslaco bar shooting

Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators have found the weapon used in a bar shooting leaving one dead and two injured.