Mission

Mission CISD speaks out on security upgrades

It's the new age of school security: cameras feeding live video to a command center, which, during a crisis, can be viewed by law enforcement.

Better employment outlook in the valley?

Many job seekers like Dorance Cuba of Mission are leaving their jobs for new opportunities. Like most Cuba has left past job positions for bigger and better opportunities. Most recently he was overseas serving in the military.

Mission police searching for missing elderly man

Mission police are searching for an elderly man who has been missing since Saturday, June 8th.

Woman sentenced in capital murder case

The first suspect tried in a murder for hire case was given her sentence today; life without parole. 

Texas Attorney General secures restraining order on two unlicensed dentist

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott orders restraining order against two unlicensed dentist in Mission. The Texas Attorney General has charged two Mission residents with unlawfully practicing dentistry in their homes.

Alton Memorial Junior High summer farewell

As the middle schoolers at Alton Memorial Junior High School departed for summer break on buses, they were sent off with loves of love from faculty and staff.

21-year-old father faces manslaughter charges for infant drowning

It was a very emotional moment in court  Tuesday morning for 21-year-old Father Enrique Medina of Mission, as he broke down in front of a judge.

Veterans Memorial band students win gold and silver medals at UIL competition

Twenty three members of the Veterans Memorial high school band returned home with state medals from performances at the UIL Texas State Solo and Ensemble competition.

Mission choir students win gold at UIL competition

Several Mission high school choir students have received medals for their performances at a state competition. Twelve choir students have returned from a UIL state solo and ensemble competition bringing back gold medals.

Two tons of marijuana found inside Mission home

Mission police officers are investigating why nearly two tons of marijuana were stored at a country club home.

Mission first responders remember fallen officers

The Mission PD and Fire Department held a memorial ceremony honoring those officers who died in the line of duty.

Nearly $3 million seized in heroin and cocaine by CBP

Custom and Border Protection officers intercepted close to $3 million in narcotics at a Pharr port of entry.

Veterans Memorial High School advance to state academic contest

After placing at the top in recent regional academic competitions, students from Veterans Memorial High School (VMHS)are advancing to the state academic UIL contest to be held in Austin, Texas on May 21 and 22.

Mission ISD honors two educators with Teacher of the Year awards

It was National Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday, May 7, and the Mission ISD showed some appreciation to its teachers at a district function.

Mission CISD accepting applications for out of district transfers

The Mission CISD has announced that the district is now accepting applications for out of district students for the coming new school year.