PHARR, RGV - Pharr Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez has dismissed claims that he tried to poach one of the City of McAllen’s three city managers to become manager of his city. Hernandez said new city manager Alex Meade was always his...
AUSTIN, Texas - The Office of the Governor and the Texas Department of State Health Services on Sunday announced they have deployed 628 healthcare professionals via BCFS to hospitals and medical centers in the Rio Grande Valley. BCFS Health and...
MISSION, Texas - State Rep. Sergio Muñoz says the regulators and grid operators who allowed six days of electrical outages across the state this past week must be held accountable. The Mission Democrat welcomed Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan’s decision...
EDINBURG, Texas - Expanding Medicaid is one of Alonzo Cantu’s top agenda items for the current legislative session. The co-founder of Doctors Hospital at Renaissance was asked what his priorities were for the 87th Legislature by David Diaz of Legislative...
MCALLEN, RGV – McAllen-Edinburg-Mission is now the fifth largest metropolitan statistical area in Texas, surpassing El Paso, the Census Bureau reports. The Census Bureau issued its Population Estimates for July 2015 late last month. Roberto Coronado, senior economist for the Federal...
Medicaid expansion is good for Texas businesses and Texas families. I have long been a supporter of expanding Medicaid because I agree with Joe Straus, our former Republican Speaker of the House, that government should be run like a successful...
PHARR, RGV - In his 2018 State of the City Address on Thursday, Pharr Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez announced UT-Rio Grande Valley will soon have a presence in the city. UTRGV is to build an aquatic center in Pharr, Hernandez said. “Through...
MISSION, Texas - City and county leaders in South Texas say they are thrilled the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act has been passed by Congress. The landmark legislation will be signed into law by President Biden on Friday. It...
SAN BENITO, TEXAS - While the U.S. Census Bureau lists the population of San Benito, Texas, at around 24,500, local leaders believe the real figure is closer to 40,000. They believe the Census Bureau undercounted the city’s residents by a...
MCALLEN, RGV - With the approval of his city commission, McAllen Mayor Jim Darling is to write to Donald Trump, inviting the incoming president of the United States to visit his city. Darling said if such a visit took place...

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