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A Pre-Christmas Texas Cold Front

If you're hoping for a white Christmas here in Texas, you'll have to wish a just little harder next year.  If you're hoping for a lot of cold, gusty wind right before Christmas, then, my friend, this is your forecast gift!

Youth Ambassador Program helps students connect with community

The youth ambassador program is wrapping up its third year in Brownsville. It gives selected BISD students an opportunity to work with departments throughout the city and county.

Pet of the Week

And if you are still looking for that perfect Christmas gift... on this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we introduce you two Chihuahuas that are ready for a home. Meet Chloe and Boomer.

"Blue Santa" event gives away thousands of toys

Thousands of children have an early helping of the holiday spirit after getting some Christmas gifts Monday.

BP agents arrest convicted sex offenders attempting to re-enter the U.S illegally

Three illegal immigrants were arrested by Border Patrol agents as they attempted to re-enter the United States.

Brownsville police investigate one of their own

An investigation is underway into a Brownsville police officer arrest last week on theft and forgery charges.

Woman arrested for credit card theft totaling over $2,000 dollars

Harlingen police arrested a woman accused of credit card theft and charging over $2,000 dollars in purchases.

Zoo reaches half a million visitors, 510,000th visitor will win $500

The staff at the Gladys Porter Zoo is excited to announce that it has surpassed all previous attendance records. However, it has yet to award the $500 promised to the half millionth guest.

SPI to host 17th Annual Polar Bear Dip

Valley residents can participate in the 17th Annual Polar Bear Dip which will take place on January 1, 2015.

SPI to host 17th Annual Polar Bear Dip

Valley residents can participate in the 17th Annual Polar Bear Dip which will take place on January 1, 2015.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 6 to 16 mph. Tonight Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 13 mph.

Winter Solstice

With the Holidays and Christmas Cheer also comes the arrival of the Winter.The winter weather hit many parts of the U.S.. early this year but the astronomical definition means the new season did not begin until 5:03 p.m.

Assistant Director Sanchez retires from CBP after 37 Years of federal service

U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Laredo Field Office bids adieu this week to Assistant Director, Field Operations Border Security Noel Sanchez at the conclusion of a 37-year federal career.

Rep. Cuellar announces $10 Million in funds to healthcare ministry in South Texas

Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) announced on Wednesday the awarding of $10 million in federal funds to Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas Inc. from the Corporation for National Community Service.