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Brownsville supermarket is hotspot for Texas Lottery

Signs that the Texas Lottery is doing well can be easily seen at your local supermarket. This past week, $75.6 million in scratch-off tickets were purchased across the state - the most sales in the Lotto's 23-year history.

National Guard here to stay, at least through May

It looks like the National Guard could be here to stay for a little bit longer than expected. Former Governor Rick Perry deployed 1,000 guardsmen last summer and they were expected to be gone by March.

Bike barns for the city of Brownsville's environmental health

Brownsville's environmental friendly efforts continue. The environmental health department was granted about 12,000 dollars to help the cause and today, the first bike barn was installed.

Brownsville ISD Superintendent lone finalist in Judson ISD position

Dr. Carl A. Montoya, Brownsville ISD Superintendent, has announced that he is the lone finalist for the top leadership position in Judson ISD, a school district located in northeast San Antonio, Texas.

Which things to bargain on

Most of us are used to knowing the price of things when we buy them.

Palmview Police investigating possible kidnapping

Palmview Police tell Newscenter 23 the possible kidnapping happened near the intersection of Esperanza and Shuerbach, in broad daylight.

Hidalgo HUD officials charged with conspiracy to commit bribery and embezzlement

Susana Munguia, 61, and Lubina Pedraza, 54, both of Hidalgo, have been arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit bribery and embezzlement and several counts of bribery, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Former Starr County Deputy Sheriff pleads guilty to drug trafficking

Amy Reyes, 32, a former deputy with the Starr County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO), and her bother Bobby Lee Reyes, 36, both of Rio

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.

South Texas College to host financial aid fair

In the world of higher education, it is commonly known that the cost associated with college is one of the most difficult barriers students face when it comes to achieving their goals.

Man arrested for breaking into bar stealing beer bottles and quarters

A man is arrested for theft after surveillance video captures him breaking into a bar and stealing beer bottles and quarters.

Police arrest man on fraudulent auto vehicle warrants

Brownsville police arrested a man wanted for scamming car owners of their vehicles and crossing them into Mexico.

Mission CISD Special Olympics athletes bring home medals from Winter Games

Eleven Special Olympics athletes from Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) competed in the recent 22nd Annual Winter Games, in Austin, Texas. They competed in bowling and brought home a total of 10 medals.

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.