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

--Martin do Nascimento for The Texas Tribune

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

Junior Aaron Nixon is already off to a great start for McHi.

Above: PSJA is one of the teams in a loaded District 30-6A looking to contend for a title.

Right: Mission’s Andy Martinez is the spark in the Eagles’ lineup.

McHi’s Aaron Nixon can dominate both on the mound and at the plate.

Mission’s Eddie Rodriguez is the ace of the Eagles’ veteran pitching staff.

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On that same paper, so do McHi and PSJA. There are probably some other teams that look pretty darn good on paper. But the game is played on the diamond.

Allen Williams, PSJA ISD’s Landscape & Wildlife Habitat Specialist gives a mini lesson to PSJA students as part of their school’s outside classroom.

Former First Lady Laura Bush during her visit to PSJA ISD recently with students from Geraldine Palmer Elementary, Gisela Chapa from the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge and Allen Williams, PSJA Landscape & Wildlife Habitat Specialist.

PSJA ISD leader named National Wildlife Refuge System Advocate of the Year

PHARR - The National Wildlife Refuge Association recently named Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD’s Landscape & Wildlife Habitat Specialist Allen Williams as the National Wildlife Refuge System Advocate of the Year. Williams

Edinburg CISD elementary and middle school science fair winners pose for a photo during the awards presentations at Canterbury Elementary School and the Edinburg Activity Center. The 2019 Edinburg CISD Elementary School Science Fair winners Campus Cluster A (grades kinder-fifth),
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Edinburg CISD elementary and middle school science fair winners pose for a photo during the awards presentations at Canterbury Elementary School and the Edinburg Activity Center. Pictured top to bottom: 2019 Edinburg CISD Elementary School Science Fair winners Campus Cluster B (grades kinder-fifth), and 2019 Edinburg CISD Middle School Science Fair winners (grades sixth-eighth).

Over 300 winners named in Edinburg CISD annual science fair

EDINBURG – The Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District recently hosted its annual science fair contest, receiving hundreds of entries from students at 38 elementary and middle schools. The Edinburg CISD

Brianna Quesada gets by Ronnie Cantur during their bi-district playoff game.

Teammates celebrate after Donna’s Brianna Quesada hit a half-court shot at the halftime buzzer.

Donna guard Gaby Campos is all smiles during a 20-point victory against Mission Veterans in the bi-district playoffs.

2019 RGV HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL SEAS0N WRAPUP

McALLEN — Brianna Quesada had just 5.8 seconds to get off a shot. She actually took it a bit early, but that didn’t matter because the halfcourt heave just before

Mayor Hernandez

Pharr mayor Hernandez:

PHARR - February’s sales-tax-allocation report released last week by the Texas State Comptroller reflects sales tax collected during the month of December 2018, and in terms of growth, the city

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Obituaries

SAN JUAN - Crisofora Sanchez, 88, died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Amara Hospice in Edinburg.

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