Pharr city officials held a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony in celebration of renovations to the Jose "Pepe" Salinas Recreation Center on June 11, 2020.
Presumably as a sign of solidarity with Black Lives Matter and a protest against the murder of George Floyd, a handful of McAllen ISD Nikki Rowe seniors refused to stand during last week’s graduation ceremony while the National Anthem was being played and sung.
AUSTIN – Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $690.4 million in local sales tax allocations for June
EDINBURG – With the number of COVID-19 cases rising throughout the county, Hidalgo County Tax Assessor-Collector Pablo “Paul” Villarreal Jr., PCC is prioritizing the health and safety of taxpayers and employees by expanding protective measures taken by all tax offices.
McALLEN — Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the abolition of slavery in the United States, enacted on June 19, 1865, when news of the Emancipation Proclamation finally reached Texas. It is celebrated every June 19 and is recognized as a state holiday or special day of observance in forty-five states, including Texas.