Tag: cameron county

Rising appraisals threaten downtown shops

HARLINGEN — After June Ramirez paid her property taxes and insurance, she was “cash broke.” That was in March, when federal guidelines and state and...

Precinct 4 elderly residents get COVID-19 relief food bags

LA FERIA — The line of cars waiting to get free drive-thru groceries stretched down the road from the Commissioner Precinct 4 Warehouse since...

Precinct 4 elderly residents get COVID-19 relief food bags

LA FERIA — The line of cars waiting to get free drive-thru groceries stretched down the road from the Commissioner Precinct 4 Warehouse since...

Paxton files petition against Cameron County and others

Voters in Cameron County afraid of COVID-19 who wish to vote by mail during the upcoming July runoff elections may not be able to...

Senior Help: Food drive held to assist older citizens impacted by COVID-19

Food distributions continue across the Rio Grande Valley as communities navigate venturing outside under lifted state-wide emergency orders that mean local officials could no...

Commissioner hands out food to senior citizens

County officials organized a food drive targeting Brownsville’s senior citizens Thursday morning in a collaborative response to concern over pandemic-related food insecurity. County Commissioner Pct....

Texas AG asks court to block mail-in voting over virus fears

By JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — Texas' Republican attorney general on Wednesday asked the state's high court to order local election officials to...

EDITORIAL: Flying high: Increased activity suggests big days ahead for SpaceX

While the attention of most people probably has been focused on the coronavirus and resulting COVID-19 pandemic, Space Exploration Technologies has been busy advancing...

County cases ticking up; Reopening proceeds despite virus spread

At a Wednesday press conference, Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. said he’s worried about a recent bump in the rate of new COVID-19...

COVID-19 Testing sites and dates

State and local officials are launching Cameron County’s biggest COVID-19 testing program offering 18 sites throughout the month. County leaders are working with state health...