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Women arrested for reported theft of plants

A report of several plants being stolen from a residence lands two women in jail on theft charges.

Roma ISD new elementary school now open

Roma ISD's brand new Veterans Memorial Elementary School officially opened for business last week and already 585 area children decided to call it home for the 2014-2015 school year.

Brownsville man sentenced to life in prison for sexual abuse of a child

A Cameron County jury sentenced a Brownsville man to life in prison, with no parole, for the sexual abuse of a child.

Hazardous weather outlook for South Texas

A coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 4 pm with a high surf advisory remaining in effect until 7 pm tonight.

McAllen announces street closures due to flooding

Motorists please be advised of some street closures drive safely. As of 8 am this morning the following streets have been closed due to flooding:

Crime Stoppers tip leads police to seize over 700 lbs. of marijuana

Brownsville police arrested two men for possession of marijuana after receiving a Crime Stoppers tip.

Harlingen man arrested for calling 911 seven times and using profanity at dispatchers

A Harlingen man was arrested for calling 911 operators several times and using profanity at the dispatchers.

Fisherman suffers leg injury at sea, crew medevacs him

A fishing vessel transported one of their crewmembers, who suffered a leg injury approximately 25 miles offshore of Port Mansfield, to awaiting ambulance in Port Isabel, Tuesday.

Fisherman suffers leg injury at sea, crew medevacs him

A fishing vessel transported one of their crewmembers, who suffered a leg injury approximately 25 miles offshore of Port Mansfield, to awaiting ambulance in Port Isabel, Tuesday.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with periodic waves of t-showers. Some of these storms will likely produce heavy rainfall, so drive carefully. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.

Cubans who washed up at SPI were headed to Mexico

Those six Cuban refugees, who thought they had landed in Cancun, Mexico ...

Cubans who washed up at SPI were headed to Mexico

Those six Cuban refugees, who thought they had landed in Cancun, Mexico ...

Tropical Storm Dolly brings warning to beachgoers

Tropical storm Dolly is hitting Mexico just south of us this evening.

Tropical Storm Dolly brings warning to beachgoers

Tropical storm Dolly is hitting Mexico just south of us this evening.

City bag fee avoids violating state law

In a recent written opinion by Attorney General Greg Abbott he said that some cities, including Brownsville, may violate state law by banning plastic bags.