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

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

Front Row L-R: Jaelyn Gallegos (Co-Captain), Kayda Ramirez (Captain)Back Row L-R: April Perez, Makeila Zuniga, Valerie Cuellar, Savannah Villa, Arianna Ozuna, Aurora Ortiz, Arianna Lugo, Joselyn Garcia, Carissa Aguilar Coach Elizabeth Perez and Giselle Aguilar (Asst. Coach)

White Team Front Row L-R: Yarelly Garcia, Betsaida Ibarra (Captain) Back Row L-R: Angela Buenrostro, Marissa Zarate, Emily Sandoval, Kaley Ruiz, Paula Ruiz, Camelya Gomez. Coach Elizabeth Perez and Giselle Aguilar (Asst. Coach)

Farias Elementary Volleyball Teams Win 1st Place at the Alamo Christmas Parade and Festival

ALAMO - Congratulations to the Farias Elementary Volleyball Green and White Teams who won 1st place in the Alamo Christmas Parade and Festival. This years theme was “A Charlie Brown

DON’T DO IT!

PHARR – Spring Break is a dangerous time on Texas roads, with hundreds of impaired driving crashes involving young drivers occurring each year. As college students and young adults head

Janet Ogden Vackar cuts the ribbon of the new sports complex named in her honor during the grand opening ceremony in northeast Edinburg.

Edinburg CISD dedicates sport complex in honor of Janet Ogden Vackar

EDINBURG – The Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District dedicated a new sports complex on Feb. 22 in honor of Janet Ogden Vackar, a business woman and philanthropist. “This is the

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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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