Edinburg’s Strategic Land and Industrial Growth

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South Texas Braces For A Rainy May 2024, Also A 10-Day April Weather Forecast For South Texas

  Keeping an umbrella handy for the scattered rainy days is a good idea.  Read More …

TWU Valley Center To Boost Area Businesses, Enrollment

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Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

$85K in currency seized heading south of the border from South Texas

  Homeland Security officers recently seized over $85,000 in unreported cash hidden in a vehicle that…

Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

County judge calls on Texas to process, jail its own migrants

  Citing a lack of resources, El Paso County officials are asking Texas to use its…

Protesting got way harder in Texas because of a U.S. Supreme Court decision

Organizers of mass protests in Texas and two other states can now be held finally liable…

Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

$85K in currency seized heading south of the border from South Texas

  Homeland Security officers recently seized over $85,000 in unreported cash hidden in a vehicle that…

County judge calls on Texas to process, jail its own migrants

  Citing a lack of resources, El Paso County officials are asking Texas to use its…

$85K in currency seized heading south of the border from South Texas

  Homeland Security officers recently seized over $85,000 in unreported cash hidden in a vehicle that…

The Story of The Santa Fe Steakhouse Wine Classic and Its Impact on the Rio Grande Valley

  In the Rio Grande Valley, where the spirit of love for education stands, a lady…

Migrant arrested in Zapata, Texas, connected to Texas Rangers murder probe

  Border Patrol agents arrested a migrant in a rural South Texas border county who officials…

Border Patrol Agents Arrest Migrants in Laredo Sector

  Citizens are encouraged to report suspicious activity to the Laredo Sector Border Patrol while remaining…

Workforce Solutions Has a Job for You

  Texas Border Business Workforce Solutions is here for you. Check the document below to see…

ATVs packed with migrants almost strike border agent

  Two alleged migrant smugglers and two men hired as “lookouts” are facing federal charges in…

El Paso Zoo & Botanical Gardens to Offer Summer with Zoo Camps, June 3rd 

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Pharr IT Department Recognized for 2024 TeamPharr.Net Project

  Texas Border Business Pharr IT Director Jose Peña announced to the city commission that the…

Palm Valley Animal Society Pet of the Week: Alizee

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McAllen Road Closure for Violet Ave from 1st Street to 2nd Street, April 16th 8AM- April 17th 8AM

  Texas Border Business As the City of McAllen moves forward with asphalt repaving of Violet…

CBP Officers Seize $293K In Meth at Camino Real Bridge

  The methamphetamine had an estimated street value of $293,133.  Read More     

STC’s Art & Memory Conference Unveils Childhood Memories Through Creative Expressions

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South Texas border officials request info on ‘missing water’

  Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez has asked federal and state officials to account for water…

Hidalgo County Pct. 3 Receives “Quick Draw” Award for 3rd Consecutive Year

  This year’s award underscores Precinct 3’s remarkable achievement in infrastructure enhancement, specifically the paving of…

Program Helping ‘Heartbeat’ of the City

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Fitch Ratings Affirms ‘AA-’ Rating for City of Edinburg’s Utility System

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Texas and Israel Form Landmark Alliance to Foster Innovation and Strengthen Business Ties

  The signing ceremony, marks the beginning of a collaborative effort to facilitate shared knowledge, explore…

TSTC Event Spotlights Matching Skills to Jobs

  Altec is a leading equipment and service provider for the electric utility, telecommunications, lights and…

East Texas News – Luttrell introduces legislation to improve border security

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Federal judge fines Texas child welfare agency $100K per day for fost…

It is the third time the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, which manages the…

South Texas border officials request info on ‘missing water’

  Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez has asked federal and state officials to account for water…

For the first time since 2017, illegal border crossings are down

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South Texas border officials request info on ‘missing water’

  Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez has asked federal and state officials to account for water…

OPINION: To change the future of politics we must consult the past tactics of a Texas legend

Political power in the United States is often thought of in connection with executive power and…

1st segment of Texas-funded border wall in Zapata County is going up

  Construction of a segment of new state-funded border wall is going up in rural Zapata,…

South Texas border officials request info on ‘missing water’

  Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez has asked federal and state officials to account for water…

Border shooting involving Indiana National Guard troop in El Paso under investigation

  An investigation is underway into a shooting involving an Indiana National Guard trooper and a…

South Texas border officials request info on ‘missing water’

  Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez has asked federal and state officials to account for water…

Sister Norma Pimentel turns pain into art along Texas border

  Having witnessed the struggles of families leaving behind their familiar lives in search of a…

National Guard Soldier shot migrant who stabbed two people near Texas border

  Click here to view this video from kvoa.com.  Read More     

Hall, Nesbitt witness border crisis firsthand in visit to southern border

  House Republican Leader Matt Hall and Senate Republican Leader Aric Nesbitt last week visited the…

1st segment of Texas-funded border wall in Zapata County is going up

  Construction of a segment of new state-funded border wall is going up in rural Zapata,…

National Guardsman Shoots Migrant On Texas Border Who Allegedly Stabbed Two Others

  A National Guard soldier fired at a migrant who stabbed two individuals at the Texas-Mexico…

Texas DPS shifting resources at southern border, sources say

  A sheriff in one of the busiest immigration sectors says he’s seeing more crossings and…

A controversial Texas law has become a blueprint for other states. Immigrant communities are worried

(CNN) — Maria Acosta’s heart sinks every time she hears the question.  

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Asks Senate to Eliminate Property Tax

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Migrants arrested in Zapata, one suspect linked to Texas Ranger murder investigation

  ZAPATA, TX – In Zapata, Texas, Border Patrol agents arrested five migrants, including one suspect…

Democrats return favor, blame GOP for border crisis

  EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) – Calling it a “wake-up call” for colleagues using migrants…

National guardsman on Texas border shoots man who stabbed migrants

  A member of Indiana’s National Guard deployed to the Texas border opened fired on a…

1st segment of Texas-funded border wall in Zapata County is going up

  Construction of a segment of new state-funded border wall is going up in rural Zapata,…

Texas Lawmakers Look to Take Zoning Changes Out of Dallas’ Hands

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Financial Planning Workshop for Expecting Moms in Rio Grande City, April 17th

  To register to attend, expecting moms can call 956-631-9171.  Read More     

International Bancshares Corporation Ranked Third on Forbes’ America’s Best Banks List For 2023

  IBC is a multi-bank financial holding company headquartered in Laredo, Texas, with 165 facilities and…

Texas Ranks Seventh in States Where a Deadly Crash Follows Police Pursuit

  Personal injury experts at Las Vegas Personal Injury Lawyer H&P Law analyzed the percentage of fatal crashes…

Why Texas Republicans say Democrats shouldn’t lead House committees

Critics say Democratic committee leaders have stonewalled GOP priorities, even as they…  

The Texas Tribune is investing more in our border coverage. We need y…

  We’re tripling our reporting presence on the border during this crucial moment. Help us pay…

State of Texas: ‘Contract with Texas’ aims to push House further right

Lt. Governor Dan Patrick gave State Senators 57 items to study on his list of interim…

National Work Zone Awareness Week, April 15th-19th

  Last year 190 people were killed in work zones, and 77% were drivers or their…

Feds seize weapons, drugs at Texas-Mexico border bridges

  U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized cocaine, heroin, weapons and ammo at…  Read More   …

Ed Young blasts Biden as ‘godless’ in latest politicized sermon

The SBC pastor continues to push conservative talking points from the stage of his…  

Edinburg Library to Celebrate Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros, April 27th

  Texas Border Business Edinburg and surrounding cities to participate in the celebration of “Día de…

TSTC Students Prepare For Competitions at Upcoming SkillsUSA Texas Conference, April 18-20

  Texas Border Business HARLINGEN, Texas – The month of April promises to be a thrilling and…

The Texas Tribune is investing more in our border coverage. We need your help.

  We’re tripling our reporting presence on the border during this crucial moment. Help us pay…

Experience the colorful celebration of diversity at the Texas Gay Rodeo

Over the weekend in Denton, the North Texas Fair and Rodeo hosted a groundbreaking event—a gay…

Texas Governor Greg Abbott talks border security, bussing of immigrants to other cities

  Texas Governor Greg Abbott sat down to discuss the latest in border security as well…

Push for casino gambling in Texas revived once again | NewsRadio 740 KTRH | KTRH Local Houston and Texas News

KTRH-AM covering local news from Houston and across Texas.  

Roving patrols, culture shock, and scorpions: NH soldiers arrive in Texas

  The 15 New Hampshire National Guard soldiers who arrived in Texas Thursday to assist with…

Experience the colorful celebration of diversity at the Texas Gay Rodeo

Over the weekend in Denton, the North Texas Fair and Rodeo hosted a groundbreaking event—a gay…

Bodies of migrants are washing up on Texas shore

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Migration’s human toll overwhelms a border county in Texas

  between his latex-gloved fingers as he stood over the bloated body bag lying in the…

Column: Southeast Texas has already lost the House Speakership

“There is a political revolution taking place right now in the great state of Texas, and……

A controversial Texas law has become a blueprint for other states. Immigrant communities are worried

(CNN) — Maria Acosta’s heart sinks every time she hears the question.  

How Texas’s New Immigration Law Could Backfire for Republicans

S.B. 4 resembles other states’ “show me your papers” laws that cost the GOP Latino voters.…

Contributions to David Covey’s Texas State Representative District 21 campaign

The Beaumont Enterprise took a look at the campaign contributions for both David Covey and Dade…

A controversial Texas law has become a blueprint for other states. Immigrant communities are worried

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Texas county at center of border fight is overwhelmed by migrant deaths

  A Texas county that is ground zero in the feud between Gov. Greg Abbott and…

On newly-quiet stretch of US-Mexico border, Louisiana soldiers sit around, watch and wait

  EAGLE PASS, Texas — The soldiers from Louisiana stand around, sit in folding chairs and…

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick asks Texas senators to look into ending property taxes

The third-term Republican created a 57-item to-do list for senators to complete before the next legislative…

Texas’ diversity, equity and inclusion ban has led to more than 100 job cuts at state universities

A ban on diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives in higher education has led to more than…

2 people hurt after falling off border wall in Sunland Park

  EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Two people fell off the border wall in Sunland Park,…

Texas authorities discover suspected smuggling ‘stash house’ with altar to cartel patron saint

  Texas officials discovered five illegal immigrants and an altar to the cartel patron saint Santa…

Over Half a Million Apprehensions and Staggering Drug Seizures Mark Texas’s Border Security Push

  Operation Lone Star has led to over 500,000 migrant apprehensions and seized large amounts of…

Texas’ diversity, equity and inclusion ban has led to more than 100 job cuts at state universities

Texas’ ban on diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives in higher education has resulted in more than…

Biden’s border sees nearly half a million immigrant children arrive without a parent

  In the three years since Joe Biden took office, 464,922 children have been encountered by…

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Releases 2024 Interim Charges to the Texas Senate – Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick

AUSTIN – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has issued 57 charges for Senate committees to study in…

Kehoe to visit Texas border

  Lt. Gov. Mike Kehoe is traveling today to the Texas border.  Read More     

Texas’ diversity, equity and inclusion ban has led to more than 100 job cuts at state universities

Texas’ ban on diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives in higher education has resulted in more than…

Texas showdown: Sen. Ted Cruz steps up his game as conservative firebrand faces bruising re-election race

Conservative firebrand Sen. Ted Cruz is stepping up his campaign and fundraising game as he faces…

U.S. border arrests fall in March

  Authorities said that they made more than 137,000 arrests  Read More     

CBP report reveals lowest March for migrant encounters; Texas crackdown continues

  The report stated that encounters between ports of entry along the southwest border were 45%…

U.S. border arrests fall in March

  Authorities said that they made more than 137,000 arrests  Read More     

Far-right activist Jonathan Stickland starts new group, months after …

The former lawmaker registered “RaTmasTeR Holdings” along with Texas GOP Chair Matt Rinaldi. The name is…

PSJA Early College HS Lady Bear Powerlifter signs to Midland University

  Garcia, a standout athlete, and dedicated student, has achieved remarkable success both academically and athletically…

3rd Annual Pharr Warrior Race, May 4th

  Cash prizes will be up for grabs for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in…

City of McAllen, PVAS Free Microchip Clinic, April 27th

  Attendees must bring proof of residency, such as a utility bill and driver’s license.  Pets…

With an eye on Amarillo courthouse, U.S. senators push to stop federa…

Judge shopping has made a federal courthouse in Amarillo with a Trump-appointed judge a destination for…

Bridge Collapse Could Affect Over a Million People in Baltimore Area

  The collapse will also likely impact the many people living neighborhoods near the port and…

Operation Lone Star Arrests Violent Criminals, Human Smugglers

  Operation Lone Star continues to fill the dangerous gaps created by the Biden Administration’s refusal…

Cornyn Discusses Mexico’s Delayed Water Deliveries with Secretary Blinken

  Senator Cornyn emphasized the severe impact of these delays, stating, “Now in the fourth year…

Hidalgo County Updating Plans to Address Expected Water Shortage

  As of March 30, 2024, United States ownership of water at the Amistad and Falcon…

PSJA Bearette Commits to Inaugural UTRGV Drill Team

  Beyond her remarkable achievements in dance, Reyes has also distinguished herself academically as a two-year…

How a Republican and a Democrat Carved out Exemptions to Texas’s Abortion Ban

Rare across-the-aisle coöperation in Austin aims to protect some people who need abortions and the doctors…

BORDER CRISIS: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Sits Down with CBN News in Exclusive Interview

  CBN News Chief Political Analyst David Brody is sitting down with Texas Governor Greg Abbott…

Patrick Lists Conservative Priorities For 2025 Texas Legislative Session | News Radio 1200 WOAI | San Antonio’s First News

Patrick says the list was narrowed down from hundreds of ideas submitted by the state’s 31…

Texas DPS shifting resources at southern border, sources say

  A sheriff in one of the busiest immigration sectors says he’s seeing more crossings and…

Trump eyes top Texas MAGA disciple for USDA chief

The former — and possibly future — president has also discussed several less controversial, but still…

Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller floated as Trump cabinet pick

The 68-year-old is the latest state Republican rumored to be on Trump’s shortlist.  

A Champion for Change: STC Instructor Celebrates 51-Year Social Work Legacy

  Ysasi was recognized by the National Association of Social Workers – Lower Rio Grande Valley…

DeSantis to Fundraise for Trump In 2024

  In a surprising development that may redefine the contours of the Republican Party, Florida Governor…

Border security, property taxes, school choice on tap for Senate’s 2025 agenda

  “The Senate’s work to study the list of charges will begin in the coming weeks…

As Mississippi Nears Medicaid Expansion, Could Texas Be Next?

An Episcopal Health Foundation study found that Texas loses $7 billion in healthcare and lost productivity…

TRAFFIC ALERT-Upcoming Maintenance on the Queen Isabella Memorial Causeway: Lane Closures Thru May 3rd

  Safety is a paramount concern during these operations.  Read More     

Urging President Biden to Protect Medicaid Safety Net

  Such reductions would harm critical healthcare systems serving our most vulnerable citizens, exacerbating disparities in…

Texas’ governor spends $435K per migrant stopped.

  Texas’ governor has spent $10 billion to secure the border. What are we getting for……

$2M Powerball prize: Here’s the Texas store that sold the ticket.

The jackpot has risen to an estimated $46 million for the game’s next drawing, which is…  

Patrick Lists Conservative Priorities For 2025 Texas Legislative Session | News Radio 1200 WOAI

Patrick says the list was narrowed down from hundreds of ideas submitted by the state’s 31…

Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe to Travel to Texas to Receive Border Update

  Lieutenant Governor Mike Kehoe will be traveling to Texas on Saturday, as part of “Operation…