WESLACO -- Checks worth tens of thousands of dollars deposited into local banks; what appears to be covert recordings of conversations that appear incriminating; vague answers from those named in

Facebook photos: Rio Grande Valley Vipers

EDINBURG - The RGV Vipers’ offense was like a time bomb this season. You may not know when it’s about to explode, but when it does, it’s powerful. Fans could

Leo Lopez Jr.

That Kris Kristofferson song – Me and Bobby Mc-Gee – really doesn’t make much sense when you put it into a criminal context, does it? If either Weslaco City Commissioner

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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

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Obituaries

ALAMO - Adalberto “Chacho” Garza Jr., 84, entered eternal rest Monday, April 15, 2019, at his residence in Alamo.

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