Protesters gathered at Pharr City Hall to call for the resignation of Commissioner Ricardo Medina during a council meeting. Medina landed himself in hot water for commenting on social media that the man wielding a chainsaw at “Black Lives Matter” protestors in McAllen was a hero. The remark prompted a Change.org petition calling for answers.Mayor […]
Pharr’s Development Services Department closed due to a positive case of COVID-19. Earlier today, the city announced via Facebook the immediate closure of the office at 308 West Park Avenue after one of their employees there tested positive for the virus.No word when they will reopen the department.
Activists are asking for Commissioner Ricardo Medina to step down from his position after posting what many people believe to be an offensive comment on social media. The controversy continues after Commissioner Medina allegedly posted a comment on Facebook where he calls the man who used an electric chainsaw during a peaceful protest in McAllen […]
City of Pharr officials helping local businesses get back on their feet with federal funding. City officials were able to secure funding from the “CARES” Act and will offer a business grant program called Pharr Cares. The Pharr EDC says this will help provide for struggling businesses during this pandemic.Grants between 2,500 and 5,000 dollars […]
Pharr, Texas– A bi-national conference among legislators and local authorities took place this morning. Delegates from Mexico and the U.S. Gathered today to discuss an expansion program that they believe will have a significant economic impact in both nations.
Pharr, Texas– A sentence has been reached for an Alamo man found guilty of killing Jonathan Alcala in December 2017.
Pharr, Texas– After gathering the required amount of signatures required by city officials, residents of a community in Pharr are starting to finally see the results they have been asking for…
Pharr, Texas– According to school officials, they are currently investigating the allegations, however, the mother wants the teacher assistant to be arrested.
Pharr, Texas– A woman is claiming she was about to be kidnapped when leaving her home Monday afternoon.
Pharr, Texas– Mexican authorities continue investigating the death of a man at the Pharr international bridge.
A woman is in a state of shock after two men broke into her home and demanded money. Now Police are on a mission to find out exactly what happened.
The city of Pharr will be hosting a Census 2020 job fair. Temporary positions are available offering the opportunity to earn extra income while helping the community.
Pharr, Texas– A family is asking for help after losing a loved one in a fatal hit-and-run.
Pharr, Texas– A woman is in custody following reports of shots fired.
The city of Pharr launched its new mobile application today where people will be able to ask for any assistance around the city.
Pharr, Texas — Authorities continue investigating a house fire that ended in the death of one person.
Today was the fifth day of testimony in Feliciano Avalos’ trial. He is accused of fatally stabbing 32-year-old Julio Cesar Villareal in April 2018. Bodycam footage from the day of the incident was presented in court. Pharr Police officers who responded to the scene took the stand today, during their testimony they mentioned their previous […]
The trial continues for the man accused of fatally stabbing 32-year-old Julio Cesar Villarreal from Pharr. More witnesses testified before the jury today. They discussed what happened the night the stabbing took place. 50-year-old Feliciano Avalos is facing capital murder charges after allegedly fatally stabbing Villarreal during an altercation on April 22, 2018. The first […]