Police are attempting to figure out how a 23 year-old Spring Break visitor died in his hotel room.
Gerald Plescia of New Jersey was found dead on Wednesday morning in his room at the Comfort Suites Inn on South Padre Island.
Thursday will be mostly cloudy with a breezy afternoon. We'll have a slight chance of a few rain drops. The NE-East winds will continue at 5-20 mph. Highs will be slightly cooler at 77 in the Lower Valley, 76 in the Upper.
Earlier this week, NewsCenter 23 interviewed a criminal defense attorney regarding Spring Breakers' legal rights, our interview, however, was cut short as the attorney was escorted from the front of South Padre Island City Hall.
Celena Miller, 5th grade science teacher at Cesar Chavez Elementary in south Pharr, is a finalist for the H-E-B Excellence in Education Rising Star Award and was surprised this morning by H-E-B representatives with a $1,000 check for her and $1
An Edinburg native has his place in history, as he was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor by President Obama on Tuesday.
Edinburg native and Army Pvt. Pedro Cano was one of two dozen recipients to receive the Medal of Honor.