The organization Children At Risk recognized school districts in Texas that have gone above and beyond providing meals to students and low income families. Donna ISD is at the top of the list. Administrators say projects like “Meals On Wheels” have become essential to making sure every student gets fed.
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Governor Abbott did not consult with the commissioner of The Texas Department of State Health Services before announcing the removal of his mask mandate. Laredo’s health authority says Texas is still in danger of suffering another devastating outbreak in cases.
Authorities search the home located on the 500th block of Polk Street in Harlingen at around 9 AM Friday morning. Continuous complaints of suspicious and illegal behavior lead the department to believe drug sales may have been taking place at this home.
Authorities are expecting heavy traffic this spring break now that Governor Abbott is lifting the emergency retrictions put in place at the beginning of the pandemic.
150,000 people have been vaccinated in Hidalgo County: some of the organizations that have made these vaccination clinics possible are school districts like PSJA. Their Director of Health Services welcomes this news since school staff can now receive the immunization they have been helping distribute to other community members.
Authorities responded to the collision on the 700 block of South Bridge Avenue at around 8 PM Wednesday. At the scene, officers found the victim, identified as 72-year-old juan jesus campbell, in the middle of the roadway.
The Texas Department of State Health Services announced the pool of those eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine has expanded.
Although health officials have reported a drop in COVID-19 cases, lower hospitalization rates. Mission CISD says they will continue following the same safety protocols.
Fiana Tulip lost her mother this past Fourth of July to COVID-19 complications. She says Governor Abbott’s choice to not enforce the use of a face masks last summer showed lack of leadership and may have lead up to her untimely loss. After hearing the governor’s announcement over statewide restrictions, she says no lesson has […]
Police say they received a call at about 11 PM Tuesday night reporting a shooting on the 2200 block of Cortez Street. Preliminary information indicates there was an altercation involving several suspects.
Laredo’s Health Authority says we are entering a new stage of this pandemic and is voicing his concern over the Governor’s announcement of reopening Texas at 100 percent
Representatives from The American Lung Association say one in every 5 teens uses electronic cigarettes. A recent study among middle school students showed that the majority had developed this habit when they were around 13 years old.
Jesus Carlos Rodriguez was charged with capital murder, criminal activity and two counts of attempted murder on Sunday. Rodriguez is accused of shooting four women inside a vehicle on Highway 83 and Valleyview Road back in September of 2002.
Laredo’s Health Authority says removing the mask mandate should be based on science, not politics
The migrants were welcomed with a round of applause when they arrived to the Brownsville bus station. One of the travelers was Martin Velazquez, a Honduran man who had spent the last 18 months living in a tent in Matamoros.
Earlier this week, five ERCOT members resigned from their positions: a sixth member withdrew their application. None of them live in Texas.
Families from District 8 are now faced with dealing with the aftermath of the harsh cold weather that hit Texas.
Today a group of approximately 25 migrants have been admitted to the US this after nearly two years of living in Matamoros, Tamaulipas while awaiting their asylum hearings. There, they have endured severe weather conditions and a pandemic in tents. Accompanied by attorneys and humanitarian organizations, the first group made its way down the bridge […]