Trooper Sanchez
Trooper Sanchez AUSTIN – Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper Moises Sanchez died Saturday (Aug. 24), nearly five months after suffering from head injuries sustained from being shot in
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Cyberspace seems to be a great place to hang out if you lack any morals and/or scruples. No, I’m not talking about a D.C. politician hooking up online with someone
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PSJA ISD Teacher Assistant Carolina Vallejo pictured with her mentor and supervisor Coach Veronica Muñiz.

PHARR – Surrounded by dozens of students excited to be back at school, Carolina Vallejo stood in the middle of the Berta Palacios Elementary gymnasium beaming with joy as she
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One of the 12 trucks and vacuum trailers purchased in 2016 for $1.44 million.

County truck investigation

DISCLAIMER: In no form or fashion am I implying that the Hidalgo County Commissioners Court (either as a collective body or individual members) did anything unethical or illegal when it

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Something must’ve been in the water in the Tri-City area. High Schools in the PSJA school district and Valley View (which is partly in Pharr and partly in Hidalgo) took

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@CBPRGV Jun 6 - Rio Grande Valley Sector #BorderPatrol agents rescue and resuscitate an unresponsive six month old after the smuggler’s raft he is in rapidly deflates deflates in the Rio Grande @CBP #SavingLives #HonorFirs
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Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Agents Rescue, Resuscitate Infant

ROMA, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents rescue and resuscitate an unresponsive infant after nearly drowning in the Rio Grande. On Wednesday, the Rio Grande City, Texas, Border Patrol Station

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Luis Treviño

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Anthony Gomez

Going to the Big Leagues

Two others also were drafted from the area, UTRGV's Anthony Gomez and former Sharyland High standout Luis Treviño. The Washington Nationals selected UTRGV senior second baseman Gomez in the 33rd



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SAN BENITO / EDINBURG - Ofelia Pena, 92, went home to our Lord, Sunday, August 18, 2019, at her residence in Edinburg.

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