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Today's Weather Forecast

Today A 50 percent chance of rain. Patchy fog before 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 48 by 4pm. North northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Inmates force lockdown at Willacy County Correctional Center

Early Friday morning, February 20, 2015, offenders at the Willacy County Correctional Center refused to participate in regular work duties.

Windy Friday and Saturday? Blame the Jet Stream!

The image above may seem like a beautiful piece of modern art that should be hanging in a fashionable museum, but to a meteorologist... it spells WIND.

Angies List report: Why drywall is NOT a DIY project

There are tons of home improvement projects that lend themselves to doing it yourself.

CBP speaks with UTB students about recruitment opportunities

Today, students at UT-Brownsville got the opportunity to speak with Customs and Border Protection agents about recruitment opportunities for the "Explorer" program.

UTB and other Valley colleges to host "Super Saturday"

If you have some free time tomorrow, colleges all across the Valley, including UT-RGV, are hosting a "Super Saturday" event. Super Saturday is primarily aimed to help students with their financial aid and FAFSA forms.

How safe are children in school buses?

"The driver is trained to secure this bus and to drive safely, and so as long as the children are here, you know that they’re going to be safe,” says BISD bus dispatches Susana Rico.

Life saving act in the air spurs bill to help nurse practitioners on the ground

Qualified to save a life in the air, but not to practice fully without medical oversight from a doctor.

Antelope search could involve helicopter

The missing antelope has been baffling zoo officials since Wednesday afternoon, and now, they might be bringing in a helicopter. Marketing Director Cynthia Galvan said they are looking to get a better vantage point.

Driver arrested for DWI after found asleep behind the wheel

A call about a vehicle stalled at intersection leads police to arrest a man for DWI.

Antelope continues to elude capture from zoo officials

Gladys Porter Zoo officials continued to search and capture an antelope that escaped from the zoo.

PSJA ISD to host inaugural ceremony of community partnership

- You are invited to the inaugural ceremony of a new community partnership called PSJA Alliance for Community Engagement Services or PACES.

UTPA welcomes Emmy Award-winning actress and activist America Ferrera March 5

The University of Texas-Pan American welcomes Emmy Award-winning actress and activist America Ferrera as its next guest in the Distinguished Speakers Series for the 2014-2015 school year. Ferrera will speak March 5 at 7:30 p.m.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly cloudy with warm, moderate winds. The SE winds will range from 10-40 mph. Highs will climb to 79 in the Lower Valley, 82 in the Upper.

Black History Month: The Cross Family

If you didn't know better, this might just look like another plot at Old City Cemetery in Brownsville.