County expects to receive Zika grant
brownsvilleherald.com / Fri, 10 Feb 2017 22:01:00 -0600
Cameron County is expected to receive a $700,000 grant in March to help in the prevention efforts of the Zika virus.
McAllen students’ hard efforts sent off into space
brownsvilleherald.com / Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:30:00 -0600
McALLEN — Clamps keeping separate the contents — dirt, seeds and water — of a test tube will be removed while at the International Space Station, to see whether or not tomatoes could grow on Mars.
Big splash for SPI
valleystar.com / Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:24:00 -0600
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — The sound of the demolition of the pavilion and tollbooth at E.K. Atwood Park was masked by the sound of high tide’s crashing ebb and flow.
Millions could be deported under Trump
valleystar.com / Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:21:00 -0600
WASHINGTON — Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under a sweeping rewrite of immigrat
Island forum is focusing on business site selection
valleystar.com / Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:15:00 -0600
HARLINGEN — Attracting major new companies bringing new jobs is a goal of any community.
County seeking clarity on ‘sanctuary cities’ bill language
brownsvilleherald.com / Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:27:00 -0600
County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. has previously stated that none of the cities in Cameron County could be considered sanctuary cities.
Town Hall meeting slated for Friday
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:20:00 -0600
District 3 Commissioner Deborah Portillo and District 4 Commissioner John Villarreal will host a town hall meeting at 6 p.m. Friday in the Plains Capital Salon at the University of Texas Rio Grande Va
Performers put planes on display at Air Fiesta
brownsvilleherald.com / Sat, 11 Feb 2017 22:05:00 -0600
Performer Aaron Taylor learned to fly when he was 14, working for a guy at an airport.
Believe it or not: Texas could have stayed a country
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 30 Dec 2014 23:07:00 UT
If Mirabeau Lamar had his way, the Republic of Texas would have mantained its own independence as a cotton and mineral-producing nation of North America.
Showing off: Performers put planes on display at Air Fiesta
valleystar.com / Sat, 11 Feb 2017 22:30:00 -0600
BROWNSVILLE — Performer Aaron Taylor learned to fly when he was 14, working for a guy at an airport.
Singer Joe Lopez must attend extended prison sex offender program
brownsvilleherald.com / Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:15:00 -0600
HARLINGEN — Two weeks after Krystal Lopez spoke out against Joe Lopez’s parole, the state is delaying his release.
Harlingen’s first social bike ride brings families together
valleystar.com / Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:41:00 -0600
HARLINGEN — Lily Torres wore a face of morning smiles yesterday after finishing a bicycle ride through the downtown area.
DPS, BP make stop, seize drugs
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 22 Feb 2017 22:30:00 -0600
An attempted traffic stop late Wednesday afternoon in Brownsville led authorities in pursuit of a vehicle, and resulted in the suspects fleeing on foot and a quantity of narcotics being seized.
Experts find tumors in some cold-stunned turtles in Texas
valleystar.com / Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:13:00 -0600
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — After months of mild weather, temperatures dropped fast and hard on the weekend of Jan. 7, cold-stunning hundreds of sea turtles in Texas waters. But as scientists treated
Harlingen fires CVB director, media liaison
brownsvilleherald.com / Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:00:00 -0600
HARLINGEN — The City of Harlingen has parted ways with the executive director of the Harlingen Convention and Visitors Bureau who also served as the city’s public information officer.
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