Are these unemployment numbers better or worse?

Today,  the Texas Workforce announced the state's unemployment rate is at a steady 5.1 percent. A rate better than the national unemployment rate of 6.2.

Heat causes 3-5 emergency calls per day to Brownsville FD

During a NewsCenter 23 interview on heat related illnesses this afternoon at the Brownsville Fire Department, they were called out on a potential heat related emergency.

McAllen convenience store robber identified

McAllen Police have identified the suspect wanted in two gas station robberies, and now they need your help tracking him down. Officials say 28-year-old Joel De Leon Cuevas is the man involved in two robberies this week.

Police find nearly 3,000 lbs of marijuana inside home

Mission Police are searching for at least three suspects after discovering nearly 3,000 pounds of marijuana inside a home.

Good Neighbor Settlement House to stay open "eternally"

A month after word spread of Good Neighbor Settlement House's financial crisis, officials said they had gathered enough funds to stay open for another couple months.

FEMA awards grants to South Texas counties

Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Management Agency (FEMA) awarded grants to several south Texas counties--including Bee, Cameron, Gonzales, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Kleberg, and Willacy.

Vietnam veteran says VA informed him he's dead

A Texas veteran says he got a shocking letter from the government. Now, he's trying to correct the life or death mistake. A Vietnam veteran got an unsettling surprise when he opened his mail one day.