While instruction is vital to the establishment and the running of a medical school, the creation and collaboration of medical research is also important. To satisfy this need, UTRGV Med School will host its first Research Symposium on August 12. more

Jul 27, 2017 10:30 AM Education

If there was a woodland creature beauty pageant, the opossum would probably come in dead last. But the tick-eating, vermin-busting, friendly marsupial would be a shoo-in for “Miss Congeniality.” more

Jul 27, 2017 10:40 AM Local

Dulce Perez has operated a booth at the Mercadome for the past six years, but says that she’s been selling since she was 7. “I’ve sold at Pulgas since I was 7 years old and helped out my parents and grandparents.” more

Jul 27, 2017 9:21 AM Community

In 2016, the Texas Association of School Boards awarded the Los Fresnos school district’s transportation department with a management fund innovation award for its safety record in minimizing risks. more

Jul 27, 2017 10:15 AM Education

Peering out from an upstairs window at the El Tapiz building, Assistant Fire Chief Cesar Pedraza looks over the construction dust in downtown Brownsville and sees a clear path ahead. more

Jul 27, 2017 10:33 AM Local

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