--Martin do Nascimento for The Texas Tribune

Juan Cavazos at his home on Oklahoma Avenue in Brownsville, Texas. The federal government took part of the former teacher’s land roughly a decade ago to build border fencing.

In declaring a national emergency to build a border wall last month, President Trump described the move as the fastest path to construction — and Texas is one of the
My wife and I have agreed: We’re going to join the Open-Borders crowd, now calling for an open border with Mexico, and by extension, Central America, home to some of
ALAMO – November 5th , Mayoral Election Day in Alamo, may yet seem a far way off, but if you consider the current legal battles between the city and police

--Martin do Nascimento for The Texas Tribune

Juan Cavazos at his home on Oklahoma Avenue in Brownsville, Texas. The federal government took part of the former teacher’s land roughly a decade ago to build border fencing.

Legal experts: Emergency declaration may not be quickest way to build wall

In declaring a national emergency to build a border wall last month, President Trump described the move as the fastest path to construction — and Texas is one of the

TOP LEFT: RGV Vipers’ Gary Payton II gets past a Santa Cruz Warrior on a fast break at Bert Ogden Arena in Edinburg.

ABOVE: RGV Vipers’ fan favorite Chris Walker keeps an eye on the ball in the low post during a game against Santa Cruz

LEFT: RGV Vipers’ Michael Frazier drives to the basket during a game against Santa Cruz at Bert Ogden Arena.

TOP RIGHT: When Gary Payton II is in South Texas with the RGV Vipers, the offense runs well.

Playoff Preview

With a 31-16 record, the Vipers are in a tight race for the NBA G League’s best record this year and it’s something they can clinch on Saturday during their

Port Director Tater Ortiz stands at attentioncarrying the CBP guidon signifying he hasassumed command of Brownsville Port of Entry during his Change of Command ceremony.

Customs and Border Protection Hosts Change of Command Ceremony for Tater Ortiz

BROWNSVILLE - U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Laredo Field Office (LFO) hosted a change of command ceremony held at the Texas Southmost College Performing Arts Center for Tater Ortiz

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Obituaries

SAN JUAN - Aurora Chavez, 69, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

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