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McAllen Mayor backs creation of Reinvestment Zone for planned development

McAllen Mayor Jim Darling was among those present to ask Hidalgo County to support and participate in the McAllen Reinvestment Zone Number One.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be partly cloudy with a slight chance of a drop or two. The winds will shift and come in from the East at 5-20 mph. Highs will be 87 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper.

Cameron County sex offenders will attend mandatory meeting on Halloween

Trick-or-treating: it's the ultimate pastime for every American kid on Halloween. But for the 900 registered sex offenders in Cameron County, Halloween night will be spent supervised, behind closed doors.

"I stopped caring if I lived or not" Holocaust survivor shares his story

Leon horn is a Holocaust Survivor who lives in Brownsville. Today, the Global Embassy of Activists for Peace honored him with a plaque at the 'Traces to Remember' event hosted at UT Brownsville.

TX Secretary of State stops in Cameron County with message for voters

As part of her statewide tour, the Texas Secretary of State made a stop in Brownsville ahead of next week’s election day.

Two minutes: escaping a Texas house fire

New research shows that many Texans overestimate just how much time they have to get out safely in the event of a house fire.

McAllen Arbor Day celebration

McAllen is hosting an Arbor Day celebration. 

Sentencing for McAllen Spa Owner, pushed back

The sentencing for 37 year old Elva Navarro has been pushed back.

Campfire with a Naturalist at Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center

This Fall, the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center invites you to “Campfire with a Naturalist”, an evening series exploring the world of night-dwelling wildlife.

Rep. Cuellar's adds protection from tick outbreak in Farm Bill for local ranchers

Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) announced today that he was successful in including language that will protect South Texas farmers and ranchers from economic losses due to a fever tick outbreak.

Man arrested for assaulting ex-girlfriend

A man is arrested for assault after grabbing his ex-girlfriend and throwing her to the ground.

Driver arrested for pointing weapon at another motorist

A concerned citizen follows another driver from Sarita to the Valley after having a weapon pointed at him on the road.

Two San Benito men under arrest for terroristic threat

21-year old Michael Vasquez and 17-year old Eric Verto Gonzalez are charged with terroristic threat. In addition, Vasquez is charged with unlawful carry of a weapon.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will start out sunny and end up partly cloudy. The warm SE winds will range from 5-25 mph and will be occasionally gusty. Highs will climb to 88 in the Lower Valley, 91 in the Upper.