Tag: Brownsville

UTRGV celebrates military graduates with curbside graduation

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley held a curbside celebration for veteran and military students who are graduating this semester, continuing a long-standing...

BISD’s Leal named top Region 7 athletic administrator

Brownsville Independent School District athletic director Gilbert D. Leal was named the Region 7 athletic administrator of the year by the Texas High School...

Last Goodbye: Kenmont Montessori School bids farewell to students

Parents and students at the Kenmont Montessori School packed into vehicles decorated with balloons, colorful streamers, window paint, and even pictures of students printed...

Lady Vikings’ seniors facilitated culture change

The preparation for the Pace Lady Vikings’ 2020 softball campaign happened during a period when so many student-athletes work on their craft — the...

StartUp Texas finalists announced

The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation on Wednesday announced the list of finalists for the organization’s first StartUp Texas Pitch Summit scheduled for July 8. BCIC...

Local barber offers free haircuts to residents affected by COVID-19

In tight-knit communities such as Brownsville, businesses look for ways in which they can help those who have been hit hardest by the COVID-19...

Work in progress: Pandemic doesn’t slow airport project

One of the few things that hasn’t been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic is construction of a new terminal building for the Brownsville South...

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...

UTRGV to hold virtual Spring 2020 commencement on Saturday

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will celebrate more than 3,000 prospective graduates with the first-ever Virtual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 30,...