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Spirit Trucking Company thanking truck drivers with perks

Showing some love to the men and women who haul it all. San Juan base Spirit Trucking Company is celebrating the job truck drivers do everyday by giving them more than a pat on the back.

CBP agriculture specialists intercept first in nation pest at Pharr International Bridge

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists, at the Pharr International Bridge, intercepted a pest determined to be a first in the nation in a shipment of mixed vegetables.

Pharr Police Athletic League hosts 13th Annual Junior Academy graduation ceremony

The Pharr Police Athletic League (PAL) Pharr Police Department hosted the 13th Annual Junior Academy graduation ceremony took place on Thursday, August 21, 2014, at the Tierra Del Sol Community Center located at 700 E.

$600K in meth and heroin seized at Pharr port of entry

Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge seized $615,000 worth of methamphetamine and heroin in two separate, unrelated incidents.

San Juan man guilty of capital murder sentenced to life in prison

A jury in the 357th state District Court today found San Juan man Edgar Garces Diaz guilty of capital murder and was sentenced by the judge to life without parole.

$3M in marijuana seized in shipment of charcoal bags at port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized $3,000,000 worth of marijuana that CBP officers discovered within a commercial shipment of charcoal.

Police investigating body found on sidewalk

Pharr police are investigating the death of a woman after her body was discovered on a sidewalk.

PSJA ISD opens two new schools for the 2014-2015 school year

Students in the PSJA school district made history as two new schools opened their doors for the very first time, Berta Palacios in Pharr and Garza Pena in San Juan, Nicole Collier has that story.

PSJA ISD opens two new elementary campuses today

The Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District has been undergoing an extensive renovation of all its facilities and will open two new elementary campuses on Monday for the first day of school.

Pharr police investigating convenience store robbery

Pharr police are investigating the robbery of a convenience store which occurred on Thursday evening.

Police arrest suspect in Red Roof Inn robbery

Police arrested a man suspected of robbing the Red Roof Inn in the early hours of Sunday. On Sunday, August 18th Pharr police were dispatched to the Red Roof Inn located at 4401 N. Cage Blvd in reference to a robbery.

Pharr police arrest two for manufacturing of liquid marijuana

Pharr police arrested a man and woman on marijuana charges after executing a narcotic search warrant at a residence.

PSJA teacher 1 of 8 state finalists for 2014 Presidential award in math and science

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today that eight teachers from across Texas have been named finalists for the 2014 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

Customs and Border Protection seizes over $1M in marijuana in commercial trailer

U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized a significant amount of alleged marijuana this weekend which was discovered within a commercial tractor/trailer.

Police search for man who stole diaper bag filled with cash

San Juan police are looking for a suspect who allegedly stole a diaper bag full of cash from a grocery store shopping cart.