Erin Sheridan

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Erin Sheridan is a reporter for the Brownsville Herald. She covers crime, plus state and federal courts. She can be reached at esheridan@brownsvilleherald.com or (956) 982-6609.

Teen’s conviction upheld in Tiffany Galvan’s murder case

A man convicted for the 2010 murder of 17-year-old Los Fresnos High School student Tiffany Galvan will remain in prison after an appeals court...

Authorities: Man tried to smuggle $300,000 into Mexico

Federal authorities arrested a Brownsville man last week after he was allegedly caught attempting to smuggle over $300,000 into Mexico via the Brownsville and...

Trying Times: Ozanam Center helps those in need

The Ozanam Center began its food pantry service this week and is providing bagged meals to the surrounding community and anyone in the area...

Bars ready for customers to enjoy night out on the town

Brownsville’s bars opened on Friday. The move is latest in a series of restriction lifted by Governor Greg Abbott in an attempt to kick...

Community Care: Law enforcement, first responders assist food drive

Law enforcement and first responders passed boxes of veggies and bundles of groceries down a line, loading them into passenger seats and the trunks...

Authorities seize $1million worth of cocaine

Law enforcement on Wednesday seized over 20 pounds of cocaine hidden inside a pickup truck in Brownsville worth an estimated $1 million, according to...

Generous Neighbors: Park residents donate regularly to Ozanam Center

Organized staff and residents of the Sunset Palms RV & Mobile Home Park and Breeze Lake Campground in Brownsville have been setting an example...

Final Farewell: Teachers and students say goodbye at end of early school year

Teachers at Lopez-Riggins Elementary School in Los Fresnos cheered, rang bells, and held posters with messages to students who drove by the school with...

Evictions expected to rise because of COVID-19 pandemic

At the end of April, the Texas Supreme Court ordered a statewide moratorium on eviction hearings until May 18. That order ended on Monday...

Authorities make arrest in Olmito shooting

Authorities arrested a suspect linked to a shooting incident in Olmito last week in which three victims were injured and transported to the hospital. The...