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  1. Drugs found in location of homicide investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Brownsville Herald

    Hidalgo County investigators have discovered narcotics in the home involved in an ongoing homicide investigation, according to the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office. A dead man found inside a house outside of Mission had gunshot wounds, according to a news release from the sheriff's office.


  2. Real dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 27 | The Brownsville Herald

    Sold under the guise of "bath salts" and "spice," with colorful packaging, sometimes with cartoon characters on it, are potentially deadly synthetic drugs, sold under the guise of "bath salts" and "spice," with colorful packaging, sometimes with cartoon characters on it, are being abused en masse by our youth and have caused local health authorities to sound a warning for families to beware. Known as "designer" drugs, such psychoactive chemicals have sickened at least 25 youth in the past two months, officials said last week.


  3. Take Our Poll: Do you agree with Gov. Greg Abbott, who believes that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | The Brownsville Herald

    MISSION, Tx-U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul,R-Texas, chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security along with a delegation take a tour of Anzaldua's Park in Mission, Texas Sunday Jan.25,2015 . The delegation were given boat tours on DPS boats and Border Patrol.


  4. Mission students travel using new virtual reality toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | The Brownsville Herald

    Victoria Bonilla didn't know she would take a trip to Independence Square in Philadelphia during her Social Studies class Tuesday morning. The eighth grader received the surprise when she peeked through a virtual reality headset and found herself standing in the middle of it.


  5. Officials warn of dangers of synthetic drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    In late April, Jorge Alberto Diaz was found lying in a pool of his own blood. The 39-year-old Mission man had been brutally bludgeoned to death by his nephew Robert Eugene Diaz, who police said was high on Spice during the attack.


  6. Panama unit lawsuit dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    A lawsuit filed in July against the City of Mission and Hidalgo County by a woman who claimed she was wrongfully arrested by the Panama Unit was dismissed Thursday, court records show. Elizabeth Moore was arrested Feb. 13, 2012, by members of the narcotics unit during a family dinner after "the door was kicked in and a group of men entered the home with guns drawn, pointing them at everyone and shouting at everybody to get on the ground," according to the lawsuit.


  7. Ex-cop charged in scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    A former Mission Police Department corporal and convicted scam artist was arrested and charged this week in connection to a theft investigation involving a 44-year-old who was swindled out of about $28,000, according to investigators. Carlos Zamora Celedon, 42, went before Hidalgo County Justice of the Peace Charlie Espinoza on Wednesday where he was formally charged with third degree felony theft charges and released Wednesday on a written promise he will appear in court, records show.


  8. Leaders work to dispel recent hype over Reynosa violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    Mario Alvarez has his boots shined by Manuel Caso Monday October 12, 2015 in the central plaza in downtown Reynosa. The McAllen Economic Development Corporation President and CEO Keith Patridge believes that life in Reynosa is much safer than reported in some media outlets.


  9. Goff working at point as UTRGV opens practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    After consecutive seasons as the team's leading scorer, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley junior Shawnte' Goff is used to having the ball in her hands. So as the Vaqueros head toward the start of the 2015-16 campaign, coach Larry Tidwell is considering streamlining the process, moving Goff to point guard.


  10. $70M worth of road expansion set to connect Tres Lagos to Edinburg, McAllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    About $70 million worth of new road construction and expansion was fast tracked as one condition for the new Texas A&M campus slated to be built inside the Tres Lagos development in McAllen. "This corridor is critical," said Joseph Palacios, Hidalgo County commissioner for Precinct 4, regarding several road expansion projects along Monte Cristo and Ware roads, near the entrance of Tres Lagos, a master planned development in far northwest McAllen.


  11. Child died in fatal crash involving suspected drunk driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    STAFF WRITER Follow @hernandezkris08 !function {var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName [0],p=/^http:/.test ?'http':'https';if ){js=d.createElement ;}} ; A 2-year-old girl died at the hospital Monday morning following a two-vehicle crash Sunday in Mission, investigators said. The unrestrained 2-year-old girl was traveling in a car with two other passengers when they were struck by a Ford F-150 truck near the intersection of Jovanna Street and Moorefiled Road, according to Texas Department of Public Safety spokesman Sgt.


  12. Birders flock to Hummingbird DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    Equipped with binoculars, hats and their cellphone cameras, Joanne Mozynski and Judy McGavic arrived early Saturday morning at Quinta MazatlA n to attend the Songbird Stroll tour that kicked off the 2015 Hummingbird Days. The festival, scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., was hosted by the McAllen urban sanctuary, located at 600 Sunset Drive in McAllen, and was held during the prime hummingbird migration season.


  13. Citrus giant nets Mission juicing factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    California-based Wonderful Citrus, formerly known as Paramount Citrus, which has aggressively acquired thousands of citrus groves in the Rio Grande Valley since 2012, recently inked a deal to take over the Rio Grande Juice factory in Mission. David Krause said his company aims to re-introduce the sweeter Rio Red grapefruit, a citrus crop grown in the Rio Grande Valley, to the North American market.


  14. UTRGV receives $240K awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley was selected as one of seven entities across the nation to receive grants from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help small business in the area. The initial $240,000 grant will be used by the university to bring the national ScaleUp America program to the Rio Grande Valley.


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