Deadly baking: Cookies in cars

(WVTM) The recent death of a Georgia child in a hot car has law enforcement trying to educate the public on the danger.

Texas Bar Foundation grants $16,000 to UTPA’s Law School Preparation Institute

More students at The University of Texas-Pan American will get an extra boost toward achieving their dream of a law career thanks to a generous grant from The Texas Bar Foundation to support the University's Law School Preparation Institute

Several Laredoans get massive sentences in multi-million dollar methamphetamine conspiracy

A total of six Laredoans and three others have been sentenced for their roles in a conspiracy to transport more than 100 kilograms of methamphetamine in 2011, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

All of downtown stops for Brownsville's July 4th parade

This year's fourth of July celebration marks the 238th year of American independence.

Port Isabel kicks off first Independence Day Parade

The City of Port Isabel kicked off its first Independence Day Parade this morning in the heart of the city, starting at Garriga Elementary.

Police arrest woman and four juveniles involved in theft ring

Harlingen police arrested a woman and four juveniles on theft charges after being confronted by loss prevention officer.

Report indicates vehicle thefts increase in the month of July

The Texas Crime Analysis Report shows vehicle thefts occur about every eight minutes. The month of July typically means an increase in vehicle auto thefts. That's according to the Auto Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority.

Fourth of July celebration events around the Valley

Several Fourth of July celebrations are underway today and will continue through the evening. Here's a look at some of the larger fireworks shows set to take place at about the 9 p.m. across the Valley.

Large Fireworks Shows Set to Light up the Sky!

Several Fourth of July fireworks shows are taking place tonight across the Rio Grande Valley. Below you can find information on a few of the larger Independence Day celebrations and fireworks displays.