I woke up Monday morning with the best of intentions; then I noticed this huge bump on the left side of my neck the size of a nickle. Had a

By Gregg Romero Wendorf

The Advance News published several stories in 2017 about Hidalgo County’s purchase of 12 used trucks and vacuum trailers for a total of $1.44 million. There were indeed several things
EDINBURG – A La Joya man will serve 32 years in prison for continuous sexual abuse of a child. Pedro Enrique Barzola Garcia, 42, was sentenced to 32 years without

Scene of the fatal crash

Orlando Zuniga Rodriguez
Photo Courtesy of Edinburg PD

Man charged with her DWI-related death set for pre-trial hearing this week

EDINBURG - The 20-year-old man charged with the DWI-related death of 29-year-old Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Dispatcher Sandra Coronado last December is scheduled for a pre-trial hearing this Thursday, May 23

“Click It or Ticket” Mobilization Campaign

McALLEN - The McAllen Police Department is joining forces with the Texas Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement agencies throughout Texas to increase seat belt use in anticipation

The UTRGV baseball team won the WAC championship over the weekend and will be the No. 2 seed this week in the WAC tourney

Sharyland Pioneer baseball team after winning its regional quarterfinal.


Not o n l y did the UTRGV baseball team win its final three conference games to capture the WAC (Western Athletic Conference) championship, but in the high school world

Cleaning the Air

When colonial Americans took a deep breath, was the air they took in cleaner or dirtier than it is today? The immediate gut reaction is probably that it was cleaner



PHARR- Maria Del Carmen Villarreal, loving sister, aunt, and friend, passed away in her home surrounded by family on Saturday, June 8th.

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