Annual lighting at Washington Park to go virtual

The Lighting of Washington Park will take place Dec. 3 at Washington Park, but will be held virtually this year because of the coronavirus...

McAllen reimagines holiday festivities without in-person parade

McALLEN — City leaders here refused to cancel holiday festivities and instead imagined a more creative and safe way to celebrate the season. Starting Dec....

Texas is on the cusp of another COVID-19 surge; Is state better prepared?

By Shawn Mulcahy, Texas Tribune Cases of COVID-19 in parts of Texas surged to near catastrophic levels this summer as some hospitals were forced to...

Tent-O-Treat: San Benito CISD to host Afterschool Fall Festival

SAN BENITO — The coronavirus pandemic has caused many communities to make changes this year, which resulted in some annual events being canceled and...