My wife and I have agreed: We’re going to join the Open-Borders crowd, now calling for an open border with Mexico, and by extension, Central America, home to some of
ALAMO – November 5th , Mayoral Election Day in Alamo, may yet seem a far way off, but if you consider the current legal battles between the city and police

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Juan Cavazos at his home on Oklahoma Avenue in Brownsville, Texas. The federal government took part of the former teacher’s land roughly a decade ago to build border fencing.

In declaring a national emergency to build a border wall last month, President Trump described the move as the fastest path to construction — and Texas is one of the

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

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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

Photo 1: Edinburg CISD student with the Migrant Education Program pose for a photo during an Edinburg Rotary Club meeting at the Echo Hotel in Edinburg. Pictured L-R: Edinburg High School senior Grecia Denyz Trevino, Edinburg High School senior Raul Solis III, Edinburg North High School senior Jennifer Hernandez, Edinburg North High School senior Tommy Lee Salinas, Economedes High School senior Jasmine Lopez, Economedes High School senior Jason Cantu, Vela High School senior Thais Galvan and Vela High School senior Nathaniel Trevino.

Edinburg Rotary honors Migrant Education Program

EDINBURG – The Edinburg Rotary Club recently presented honored the Migrant Education Program from the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District. “I want to thank the Rotary Club for allowing us

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SAN JUAN - Aurora Chavez, 69, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

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