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...

Bishop Flores announces Masses to return; Church doors will reopen Monday

Bishop Daniel E. Flores, of the Catholic of Diocese of Brownsville, announced on Friday that churches will reopen on Monday and that there will...

Starr County health authority addresses concerns over COVID-19 antibody tests

After a handful of Starr County employees tested positive for antibodies of COVID-19, Starr County Health Authority Dr. Jose Vazquez, tried to assuage concerns...

Border Patrol agents find more than $460K in drugs

HARLINGEN — Border Patrol agents prevented three drug smuggling attempts on Tuesday, according to a press release by U.S Customs and Border Protection. Harlingen agents...

She won ‘Great British Bake Off’ and now she has a Netflix show

By Meredith Blake, Los Angeles Times Nadiya Hussain was a 30-year-old stay-at-home mom with three kids when her husband decided to submit an application on her...

Staying top fit: Local resident awarded $10,000 as top 10 finalist in boot camp challenge

Brownsville resident Leslie Perez was one of the top 10 finalists out of 17,000 nationwide participants who were part of the New Year Challenge...

Texas’ virus deaths hit single-day high on eve of reopening

By JIM VERTUNO Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' coronavirus death toll hit a single-day high of 50 on Thursday, just as the state...

Alamo man with COVID-19 dies; 10 new cases in Cameron Co.

A 63-year-old Alamo man with underlying medical conditions died Monday after testing positive for the COVID-19 virus, Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez said. He is the fifth person that has died in Hidalgo County after testing positive for this strain of coronavirus. All of the deceased have had underlying medical conditions. Read the full story at themonitor.com.