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Officials will consecrate a new altar at reopening of local church

For more than a year now, the congregation of the Immaculate Conception Cathedral has had to attend mass across the street in another building.

Weekend: 84 accidents reported in Brownsville, 1 fatality in Harlingen

Heavy rain and slippery roads caused several accidents over the weekend. Harlingen police are still working to determine the exact cause of a single vehicle accident that resulted in a fatality last night.

Local clinic disaffiliates with Planned Parenthood

When the new week kicked off Monday, so did a new era at 619 Hackberry in McAllen. What once was the Planned Parenthood Association of Hidalgo County, is now Access Esperanza Clinics.

Woman robbed at gunpoint trying to sell on Craigslist

A woman is out a pair of designer jeans and a watch after she was robbed trying to sell them on the website Craigslist.

Burned body found off side of road

Sheriff's Deputies are working to find out the origins of a burned body found off the side of the road.&

Los Fresnos CISD's Resaca Middle School under spotlight again

Students from Resaca Middle School are in the national spotlight again.

Woman arrested for theft of over $100 in store merchandise

A Harlingen woman is arrested by police for theft after she was caught attempting to exit the store without paying for the merchandise.

Texas gets millions in grants for unemployment programs

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced awards totaling more than $87 million to improve state unemployment insurance programs. Texas received a total of $2,108,988.

Brownsville PD to host 9th annual Spooktacular Halloween Bash

The Brownsville Police Department has announced it will be hosting it's 9th annual Spooktacular Halloween Bash in October.

$335K in Narcotics seized by CBP officers at Hidalgo port of entry

U.S. Custom and Border Protection officers seized $335K in narcotics at the Hidalgo port of entry on Saturday evening.

Reckless driver racks up 4 charges over the weekend

On Saturday evening, San Benito Police responded to the 1100 Block of North Crockett Street to a reckless driver.

Man charged with sexual assault of 15 year-old girl

A mother's report to police of her daughter being sexually assaulted leads to a Corpus Christi man to be arrested.

TxDOT offering child safety seat demos in Pharr

As part of National Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept.

Planned Parenthood of Hidalgo renamed Access Esperanza Clinics Inc.

The Board of Directors of Planned Parenthood Association of Hidalgo County has announced that the clinic will be changing it's name to Access Esperanza Clinics Inc.

Award-winning journalist and co-author Laura Ling is next UTPA Distinguished Speaker

The University of Texas-Pan American will welcome Laura Ling as the first guest of its Distinguished Speakers Series for the 2014-2015 school year on Sept. 30.