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

Photograph Courtesy DHR HEALTH Featured, from left: Carlos García-Cantú, MD, Director of Surgery, DHR Health; Manish Singh, MD, Chief Executive Officer, DHR Health; Kenneth L. Mattox, MD, Distinguished Service Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Chief of Staff and Surgeon-in-Chief, Ben Taub Hospital, Houston; Ronald M. Stewart, Chair, Department of Surgery, UT Health Science Center, San Antonio; Raúl Barreda, MD, Trauma Medical Director, DHR Health; and Ricardo Martínez, MD, Assistant Medical Director, General Surgery, DHR Health on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance.

DHR Health opens first functioning Level 1 trauma center south of San Antonio

People who suffer some of the most life-threatening injuries, such as those which result from car crashes, blunt trauma (striking or being struck by an object), serious falls, or gun

Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, Governor Greg Abbott and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen speak at a press conference regarding property taxes on May 1, 2019.

--Photo by Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune

Analysis: Betting a whole legislative session on one big issue

This is the kind of column that could have the shelf life of a ripe banana. It’s that time in a legislative session where things are in flux. Everything could

Photo courtesy City of Pharr Seated: Pharr Mayor Dr. Ambrosio Hernandez. Standing (l-r): Mission Mayor Dr. Armando O’Caña, McAllen Mayor Jim Darling, Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell, Edinburg Mayor Pro-Tem David Torres, Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez, Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez, and Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño, Jr.

Very rare: Valley counties, cities unite

Story courtesy of City of Pharr PHARR - History was made last week as officials representing the largest cities in the Rio Grande Valley and Hidalgo and Cameron counties came

Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina charged with orchestrating an illegal voting scheme

EDINBURG - Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina has been arrested for voter fraud, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Thursday morning, the latest in a string of arrests the state’s election

Jimmy Lee, wearing a Sharyland hat and red pants, dusted the competition and defended his title at the Region IV-5A golf tournament at Palm View Golf Club in McAllen. Playing the best golfers from San Antonio and everywhere south of it, Lee shot a two-day 136 (he was 1-under-par through the first 13 holes, meaning he was a stunning 7-under on the last 23) to win the title again and he will be heading to the state tournament later this month.

TEE IT UP

Being consistent in a sport is a good thing. Of course, being good is a good thing as well. Put them together and you have something great, you have something

Sonia Enriquez

Edinburg EDC Welcomes New Board Director Sonia Enriquez

EDINBURG – The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation is pleased to welcome Edinburg native Sonia Enriquez as the newest member of the Edinburg EDC Board of Directors. Enriquez, an insurance agent

A three-year-old toddler rescued by RGV Sector Border Patrol agents watches movies while being cared for by Border Patrol agents, CBP officers. The toddler was abandoned by smugglers in a cornfield near Brownsville, Texas.

RGV Sector Border Patrol Agents Rescue Toddler Abandoned by Smugglers in Texas Field

BROWNSVILLE – U.S. Border Patrol agents rescued a 3-year-old male child abandoned by smugglers in Texas. Early Tuesday morning, Fort Brown Station Border Patrol agents working near Brownsville, Texas, observed

IT Director Daniel Rene Salinas

Wellness Coordinator Diana Huallpa

IT Director and Wellness Program Coordinator introduced

IT Director Daniel Salinas has 25 years in the technology field, most recently managing the technology department for Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District. “I am honored and excited to take

Photograph Courtesy CITY OF EDINBURG

Photo Courtesy of City of Edinburg. Edinburg City Councilmember Gilbert Enríquez, at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, February 22, 2019 for the 21-acre Janet Ogden Vackar Sports Complex, created through a partnership between the City of Edinburg and the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District.

Enríquez contends that he was “removed” from Edinburg EDC Board of Directors

In a unique use of the state’s public comment law, Edinburg Councilmember Gilbert Enríquez on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, near the end of the regular meeting of the Edinburg City

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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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