Tag: Olmito

Needing helping hands: Hospice asks for donations in time of COVID-19

As part of their five-month fundraising campaign, Sunshine Haven held a drive-thru donation event Saturday at the Brownsville Event Center where dozens of community...

Flea Market to welcome vendors, public on Aug. 29

The 77 Flea Market in Brownsville will reopen its doors next weekend as positive cases of COVID-19 in the area continue to decrease. The...

Cameron County inmate dies of COVID-19

An inmate at one of Cameron County’s three jails has died of COVID-19, a report from the Texas Commission on Jail Standards confirmed. COVID-19 reports...

Sunshine Haven attempts to raise $100,000 to keep hospice open

The Board of Directors at Sunshine Haven, an Olmito-based end-of-life care facility that provides services to patients and families free of cost, is asking...

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...

Flea Market to close this weekend for the first time since 1981

Brownsville Mayor Trey Mendez announced Wednesday evening that the 77 Flea Market, also known as La Pulga, will be closing its doors as a...

Jail accused of smuggling drugs into county jail

A Cameron County detention officer was arrested and charged for allegedly smuggling marijuana in M&M’s packets to inmates at the Old County Jail in...