Rio Grande Valley
West Rail Trail backers promote business, tourism angles
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:05:00 -0500
Brownsville City Commissioners, Cameron County Commissioners, other community leaders and residents filled the media room in the Central Public Library to hear the next step to make the West Rail Trai
Register early in San Benito for Pre-K
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:58:00 -0500
SAN BENITO — During the next couple of months, parents will be able to get a jump on registering their children for school.
Officers arrest two on multiple charges
Officers conducting a followup on a hit-and-run suspect resulted in the arrest of two Brownsville residents on a multitude of charges, including child endangerment.
Vermillion ready to open Harlingen location next week
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:30:00 -0500
HARLINGEN — The second Vermillion restaurant will open at its renovated West Harrison Avenue location on April 6, owner George Perez said Tuesday.
BISD approves tablets for all fifth-graders
By a 4-3 margin, Brownsville Independent School District trustees on Wednesday approved spending $1.175 million to buy tablet computers for every fifth-grade student in the district.
Safety evaluated for LNG facilities
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:10:00 -0500
One study to determine whether a bad launch from SpaceX’s planned Boca Chica Beach launch pad could pose a threat to proposed liquefied natural facilities on the Brownsville Ship Channel has concluded
Police see success in DWI crackdowns
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:31:00 -0500
HARLINGEN — DWI arrests during major holidays are remaining down.
South Padre Island hires new parks manager
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:09:00 -0500
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — The City of South Padre Island hired Anne Payne as the new parks and recreation manager.
Willacy eight-liner numbers hit new levels
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:19:00 -0500
SEBASTIAN — Eight-liner arcades are turning parts of Willacy County into a casino mecca.
San Benito man accepts deal, sentenced to 40 years in teen’s death
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:30:00 -0500
EDINBURG — A San Benito man accused of being involved in the shooting death of a Mission teen will spend the next 40 years in prison.
Toddler in stable condition after being run over on beach
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:05:00 -0500
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — The 3-year-old girl who was hit and run over by a motorist a mile north of beach access 5 remains in stable condition according to Cameron County Park Rangers Chief of Police Hora
SJA students give back, see bright future for Edelstein Park
Rodrigo Sanchez sees Edelstein Park as a future spot where anyone can enjoy a stress-free day.
Texas Parks and Wildlife tabs PI for park improvements
valleystar.com / Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:02:00 -0500
PORT ISABEL — It won’t be long now before the public will have access from a city park to waters of the Laguna Madre for fishing, boating and more.
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