PHARR, Texas - Hidalgo County District Attorney candidate Terry Palacios has spoken about the need to get more help to young drug addicts in the Rio Grande Valley. Palacios gave an in-depth interview to the Rio Grande Guardian about the...
Rio Grande Valley, deep in the heart of south Texas. Ninety-five percent Mexican American. Will Republicans who court them win in 2022, 2024? Have Democrats forgotten them? Who should they vote for in coming general election? Who “has their...
HARLINGEN, Texas - Small businessman Luis Villarreal is clear on what his top legislative agenda item is, should he be elected to the Texas House of Representatives - Special Needs children. The Harlingen Democrat is running for the open House...
La Pulga, or the flea market, is a special place in South Texas where we all come together. For aguacates, tortas, friendships y mucho, mucho, mas.  And every Thursday for almost 25 years, my family has run this pluga, right...
PHARR, Texas - Former paraprofessional, teacher, principal, and school board member Victor Perez says teachers are “overworked, underpaid, and burned out” and he intends to do something about it. Perez, the executive director of Pharr Economic Development Corporation, recently announced...
FLORESVILLE, Texas - State Rep. Ryan Guillen chose Floresville, Texas, birthplace of John Connally, to follow in the footsteps of the former Texas Governor and U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, and flip from being a Democrat to a Republican. Since...
HARLINGEN, TEXAS - One of the top political events of the year in the Rio Grande Valley was the retirement announcement of state Sen. Eddie Lucio, Jr. The Brownsville Democrat began his public service in 1971, becoming Cameron County Treasurer...
Texas is great but it can be greater. The potential of our state to be a national leader has always been there. We need to work hard and smart in the Texas Legislature to allow this potential to rise. The...
As a family, we have always taken pride in serving our community and others, and I was raised with the belief that family comes before all. In this upcoming Primary Election, 2022, my brother, Terry Palacios, is embarking on...
I am an educator, entrepreneur, writer, and scholar. Today, I am humbled and honored to announce I am also a Democrat running for the State Board of Education, District 2. I was born in McAllen, and I grew up in...

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