It's no surprise that crime is a growing problem across the Rio Grande Valley. But what came as unsettling information was local media reports exposing the issue of overcrowding at the juvenile detention center.
Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge discovered over $1 Million worth of marijuana concealed within a commercial shipment of farm equipment.
Only 10 students were chosen as winners of the Watermill Express/H-E-B Writing Contest from over 1,000 submissions from 4th graders at PSJA ISD. The students wrote about the theme "Healthy Habits=Healthy Life=Healthy Future".
Surveillance video at the Twin Peaks on Calle Milpa Verde on November 19th shows a man approaching the clerk, displaying a weapon, and demanding money. The clerk gives the suspect the money, and then he takes off.