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4 Migrants Found Dead on Texas Border in as Many Days
Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents found the bodies of four migrants who died while attempting to cross the border from Mexico into Texas. They apparently drowned in the Rio Grande River during a four-day period.Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo Sector Marine Unit observed a migrant floati
Mission tables item regarding installation of T-Mobile monopole
T-Mobile hoped to construct a wireless tower to increase coverage, and some of the residents of Cimarron voiced their concerns of the initial location of the antenna. Staff recommended that based on changing the location of the antenna itself, the tower can be approved to be built.
Man in custody following deadly crash in Donna on Saturday night
According to a report, police said Mendoza, who was the driver of a white Chevrolet pickup, failed to yield the right of way to a Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Mission man linked to prison contraband scheme gets 18 months
U.S. District Judge Randy Crane sentenced Armando Tabares to 18 months in federal prison for his role in the conspiracy involving his brother in-law, Jose Tomas Castillo-Garza, and a correctional officer who worked at the Great Plains Correctional Facility. Castillo-Garza was serving 50 months at th
Arbitrator: Mission shouldn't have fired cop for contacting 'Anonymous' Facebook page
“The City has established the truth of some of the charges against Officer Cedillo arising out of her May 5, 2018 Facebook Messenger message,” according to thearbitration opinion.“However, her indefinite suspension is excessive under the circumstances of her good-faith exercise of her First Amendmen
Double Homicide Suspect On The Run
Authorities say Lemus is a suspect in a double homicide, which happened in Alton, Saturday night.
Person Of Interest In Theft Of Sign Case
HARLINGEN, Texas - On October 8, 2018 at approximately 3:00 AM, an unknown male subject, captured on surveillance video, is seen taking a sign from the wall of the business located at the 1110 block of South Commerce Street.
Beto O’Rourke sharpens Cruz critiques at McAllen rally
U.S. Rep.Joe Kennedy III embraces Democratic Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke during a campaign rally at the McAllen Convention Center on Saturday ,Oct. 13, 2018, in McAllen.
Border Patrol continues investigating home in Pharr
"Yesterday, U.S. Border Patrol Agents and Hidalgo County Constables executed a search warrant at a residence in Pharr, Texas. During the search, agents discovered what appeared to be an explosive device and requested assistance from the McAllen Police Department’s EOD. It was determined that the dev
DOJ awards $800,000 to police departments, nonprofit
The DOJ awarded a total of $802,799 to the five entities, with the nonprofit taking the bulk of the funds.
Mission spoils Juarez-Lincoln’s homecoming
Mission jumped out to an early 13-0 lead thanks to Damian Gomez touchdown passes to Sebastian Gonzalez (41-yard TD catch) and Adrian Cantu (13-yard TD catch), but his hot start came to a halt in the second quarter. The junior quarterback was tackled from behind by Juarez-Lincoln’s Xavier Monreal, fo
Edinburg police mum on arrest of former state rep staffer
Police arrested Alejandro Rios, former district director for state Rep. Terry Canales, on a third-degree felony injury to a child charge on Wednesday. The charge stems from an incident that took place in late September at the Edinburg child care center Rios owns.
Texas shooting: 4 dead, 1 injured at toddler's birthday party
© KRISFour people are dead after a shooting at a toddler's birthday party in Taft, Texas on October 13, 2018.
Progress Times honors Mission’s finest
Dedicated to highlighting those who selflessly serve others, The Progress Times awarded Maxilou Link and Brad Bentsen as First Lady of Mission and Mr. Mission, respectively.
LETTERS: Lesson in civility; Good things in Mission
When the OWLS were formed over 30 years ago, the objective of the Objective Watchers of the Legal System was to insure that the system was fair and honest. They civilly attended court trials, commissioners courts, city commissions, school boards and regional boards. If treatment was unfair, they spo
McAllen presents MXLAN: 2019 event to host first US performance of legendary Oaxacan dance group
Young performers of indigenous backgrounds wore traditional Mexican garments typically seen in the many folkloric dance groups in the Rio Grande Valley, along with some lesser-known performances. At one point, one performer dressed as a wolf and took the stage after a dozen female performers carryin
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
LCT's "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" is a comedic musical based on a true story about a Texas brothel. The musical is running from Oct. 11 - Oct. 21, 2018, at the LHUCA Firehouse Theatre.
New City Manager for Edinburg
EDINBURG, Texas - The Edinburg City Council has named Juan Guerra as City Manager. Mr. Guerra is a former U.S. Marine, Certified Public Accountant and a U.S. Customs Broker. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Business and brings 18 years’ experience in City government with him to Edinburg.
Roads closed in Pharr due to law enforcement activity
Southbound lanes at the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 495 and I Road are closed to due to law enforcement activity Thursday afternoon.The McAllen bomb squad is en route to the scene, according to San Juan police.This is a developing story. We will bring you updates as they become available.
Have You Seen This Child: Natalie Davila
Natalie was last seen on June 1, 2017 in Pharr, Texas. She was born on November 21, 2000 making her 17 years old. More information on Natalie is as follows: