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Father caught, in smoked filled room of marijuana, charged with injury to a child

A La Feria father is arrested after being caught smoking marijuana in the same room where his children were sleeping.

Wildlife refuge releases image of young ocelot and mother

The Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge has released an image of a young ocelot and his mother. The image shows a 8 to 12 month-old cat in a tree as the mother is drinking water.

CBP officials investigating incident of agent firing his weapon

The Border Patrol Agency is investigating an incident where an agent fired his weapon at a vehicle.

Police arrest woman for theft after not paying for items at a self check-out register

Harlingen police arrested a woman for not paying for some grocery items at a self check-out register.

2015 Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo underway

Set up is underway for the 2015 Los Fresnos PRCA Rodeo, Na'Tassia Finley has more on this year's event. Last minute preps at the rodeo grounds in Los Fresnos as cowboys are making their way into town.

I Want to Know: Donna's blue containers

Manuel Casas says every day for the past 10 years, he's driven past three containers in Donna and he's always wondered what they were, Nicole Collier finds out.

Texas Folklife invites accordion players to compete in annual Big Squeeze Throwdown

February 5, 2015 – Texas Folklife is pleased to announce its ninth annual Big Squeeze accordion contest for up-and-coming Texas musicians, 21 years of age or younger.

Bishop Flores to celebrate World Marriage Day with a special mass

Bishop Daniel Flores will be celebrating a mass for World Marriage Day for those couples married over 25 years.

Official 2015 Charro Days Commemorative Poster to be unveiled

The Official 2015 Charro Days Commemorative Poster will be unveiled at 10 a.m. Friday, February 6, 2015, at the Charro Days Headquarters located at 455 E. Elizabeth St.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will start out with fog and end up partly to mostly cloudy by the afternoon. The NE and east winds will range from 10-20 mph. Highs will climb to 70 in the Lower Valley, 68 in the Upper.

Did You Know It's National Weatherperson's Day?

No? Well, don't worry, 99.9% of the rest of the nation did not realize it either. Except Blue Bell Ice Cream! They always send us a treat on this day, thank you!

CDC in Cameron County for health exams

The Center for Disease Control is in Cameron County to administer a health survey. The information will be used as research by the CDC so they can gain insight into national health trends.

Matamoros journalist kidnapped & threatened

Today fear and concern for safety run high at El Manana , a newspaper across the border that covers the Matamoros and Reynosa areas. This is following the 30 minute kidnapping of their editor in Matamoros this morning.

Police searching for two men wanted for failing to register as sex offenders

McAllen police are searching for two individuals who failed to register as sex offenders.