CBP seizes close to $500K in cocaine at the Pharr International Bridge

U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge arrested a Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico man in connection with a failed smuggling attempt of $420,580 worth of alleged cocaine.

Pharr Municipal Court extends ticket amnesty program

The Pharr Municipal Court will be initiating the Amnesty Program beginning February 2, 2015 to May 17, 2015, This program will allow people with past due traffic tickets to pay without penalty.

PSJA ISD to host inaugural ceremony of community partnership

- You are invited to the inaugural ceremony of a new community partnership called PSJA Alliance for Community Engagement Services or PACES.

Mustangs moving forward

Since 1959 Henry Ford Elementary has been a thread in the fabric of many families in Pharr. In some cases, graduating generations of Mustangs.

Classrooms on two continents to benefit from teachers' visit

Sylvia Fraera is a math teacher, who's classroom happens to be more than 5,000 miles away from the one she has spent the last 2 weeks in.

Delivery driver finds man deceased inside business

Pharr police are investigating the death of a man found inside a business store. On Tuesday, February 10th at around 10:30 a.m. police were called to a business located at 916 W. Nolana in reference to an unresponsive person.

PSJA ISD High School students unite to help local cancer patients, honor those lost

For James Palacios, a senior at PSJA Early College High School, seeing an employee at his school battling cancer sparked a need to reach out to his fellow peers and brainstorm how they could assist her during her time of need.

Pharr ISD rewarded for energy efficiency

The Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District will accept a $95,869 check representing the cash incentives it earned in the AEP Texas SCORE Program in 2014. The check presentation will be at Austin Middle School (804 S.

McAllen man arrested for possession of narcotics

A Pharr police officer conducts a traffic stop which ends with the arrest of the driver and the seizure of narcotics.

Driver charged with intoxication assault in auto/cyclist collision

Pharr police arrested a driver accused of striking three cyclist out for a ride on Sunday morning.

PSJA releases two Parent Apps to increase school to home communication

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD parents can now get a closer look inside their child’s academic life right from their phone.

Suspect in Pharr murder arrested in Mexico

After 10 days on the run, a murder suspect is now behind bars. Pharr Police say, on January 19th, Rodrigo Reyes forced his way into Ernesto Xavier Avitia's home on South Lorenzo and shot him to death.

Nearly $200,000 dollars in cocaine seized at Pharr port of entry

U.S. Custom and Border Patrol officers seized nearly $200,000 dollars in cocaine at a Valley port of entry.

Pharr Municipal Court implementing amnesty program for past due traffic tickets

The Pharr Municipal Court will begin an amnesty program for those motorist with past due traffic tickets.