EDINBURG -- The prison-sentencing date for 28-year-old Ciro Manuel Treviño, son of Pharr-based Attorney Gregorio Treviño, has been re-scheduled from Oct. 10 to Oct. 26.
Early voting in Hidalgo County begins Oct. 23 and runs through Nov. 3, and you know what that means, don’t you, prior to election day, Nov. 7?Fun, fun, fun.
By Gregg Romero WendorfPHARR -- On the surface, based on a press release sent out by the City of Pharr late Monday, everything is hunky-dory inside the Pharr Police Department. Only news is that longtime Police Chief Ruben Villescas announced his retirement as did his assistant chief, Javier Gonzalez.

Featured, from left: Marissa Castañeda, Senior Executive Vice-President, Chief Operating Officer, Doctors Hospital at Renaissance; Rep. Sergio Muñoz, Jr., D-Mission; Rep. R.D. “Bobby” Guerra, D-McAllen; Rep. René Oliveira, D-Brownsville; Cary Zayas, News Anchor, KRGV-TV in Weslaco; Rep. Armando “Mando” Martínez, D-Weslaco; and Edna X. De Saro, Senior Vice President and Marketing Director at Lone Star National Bank. The group met at the KRGV-TV studios, one of the locations for donations, on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.

Rep. Muñoz taking leadership roles in coming up with ways for Texas to reduce the impact of future natural disasters, such as Hurricane Harvey

Following the late summer 2017 catastrophe known as Hurricane Harvey, which missed the Rio Grande Valley but caused billions of dollars of property damage, much of it from historic levels...

PSJA North running back Juan Elizondo stiff arms La Joya cornerback Rolando Gonzalez en route to an 11-yad gain during the second half of their game at PSJA Stadium.

--Photo by Henry Miller

Coyotes beat PSJA North by one point

Sometimes an football entire game, one made up of 120 or more plays, can come down to one or two defining moments. Such was the case Friday night as La...

PSJA North running back Juan Elizondo runs behind his blocker, including Vonzell Griffin (17) during the first half of Friday night’s home game against visiting Donna. Elizondo rushed for 140 yards and two touchdowns, but it wasn’t enough as Donna won 24-20.

--Photo by Henry Miller

Donna chalks up improbable win over PSJA North

“The Donna Redskins grew up Friday night.” That’s what Donna Head Coach Ramiro Leal said to his group after Friday night’s improbable come-frombehind victory 24-20 over PSJA North on the...

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ALAMO – Pedro “El Compita” Saenz Trevino, 77, died Friday, October 6, 2017, at his residence in Alamo.
Born in Alamo, he lived there most of his life.

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