Editor’s note: This story has been updated.EDINBURG — A decade ago, Congress gave officials at the Department of Homeland Security a year to build 60 miles of fence in the Rio Grande Valley to protect the Texas-Mexico border.
Pharr, Texas – Amid a backdrop of vibrantly colored fruits and vegetables, the Pharr International Bridge held a special event to commemorate the start of the 2018-2019 produce season, celebrating the occasion alongside produce growers, importers, distributors, consumers, dignitaries from Mexico and the United States, and special guest Texas Agr
Ed. note: So the Hidalgo County Drainage District No. 1 wants voters to approve a new taxable bond Nov. 6 in the amount of $190 million. It’s only going to be 3 cents per $100, we are told. On a house valued at $100,000, that’s only going to be an extra $30 per year.



ALAMO - Amalia Farias Sanchez, 71, died Thursday, October 4, 2018, at Alfredo Gonzalez Texas State Veterans Home in McAllen.

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