IDEA Public Schools to host 4th Annual 5K and Health Fair

IDEA Public Schools, a growing network of tuition-free K-12 public schools serving nearly 20,000 students in 36 schools across Texas, will host its 4th Annual 5K and Health Fair, IDEA 5K4, on March 28 from 8 to 10:30 am at Harlon Block Sports C

Texas Week of Spring Break 2015 wraps up this weekend

The busy Texas week of spring break 2015 is wrapping up at South Padre Island and many are prepping for the goodbyes before heading back to responsibilities. Such as...

No asphalt? No problem. Public Works recycles to fill potholes.

Potholes have seemed to plague the city of Brownsville, and weather has actually stopped the normal shipment of asphalt to the Public Works Department forcing them to recycle the old material.

Crime survivor brings change to colonia

Using tragedy to help turn around a colonia. A heinous murder may have taken the life of Nahiely Garcia's sister, and her family's home, but she says that it hasn't taken her spirit to help others.

First Habitat for Humanity house in Cameron County ready for move-in

The first Habitat for Humanity house in Cameron County is ready. The Washington Street home in Harlingen was open for a housewarming today and will be officially dedicated on Saturday at 10 a.m.

Call of driver hanging out of vehicle window leads to DWI arrest

A concerned citizen's call about a driver hanging out of a stationary vehicle leads to a charge of driving while intoxicated.

Dr. Leonel Vela takes on new role with UTRGV School of Medicine

For the past 15 years, medical education in the Rio Grande Valley has been under the watchful eye of Dr.

RGV PAWS to host groundbreaking ceremony for no-kill shelter

Palm Valley Animal Center will hosting a Groundbreaking Celebration for RGV PAWS: Pet Adoption & Wellness Service on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 10AM-11AM at 2541 U.S. 281, Edinburg, TX 78541.

Just over $2,000 in cash plus 24 motherboards seized in raid

Just over $2,000 in cash was seized during the illegal eight liner raid in Brownsville last night. The two men arrested were 41-year-old Ismail Abu Awwad Abdel Aziz and 38-year-old Fayez Rafidi.

Boys & Girls Club mentor influenced children to support Jodi Arias

(KHNL) A Maui, Hawaii mentor has lost her job amid allegations she used her position as a program director with the Boys & Girls Clubs to influence children to support a convicted murderer.