MCALLEN, Texas - When Maria Cortez, a senior at McAllen ISD, took her first STEM class she was shocked at what she saw.  “I am not going to lie, the first day I thought I was in the wrong class...
PHARR, Texas - Victor Perez, executive director of Pharr Economic Development Corporation, says his work recruiting new businesses to Pharr is about to get a whole lot easier. The reason? TeamPharr.Net, the City of Pharr’s much-lauded fiber-optic cable broadband internet...
Thank your Mayor Hernandez and Senator Lucio. The senator opened all the doors for me when I was at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, to write the Texas Border Colonias Study. That is where we really learned from...
First I would like to thank all of you for joining us this morning for this exciting announcement. It has actually been in the works and planning for many years now and is long overdue for many citizens and...
HARLINGEN, TEXAS - The city of Harlingen is doing its bit to help Amazon launch hundreds of satellites into space, in order to expand broadband access across the globe. Harlingen is home to a United Launch Alliance factory. It manufactures...
EDINBURG, Texas - Hidalgo County announced the launch of their public Wi-Fi project that will provide free internet access to underserved communities in the county.  Allocating close to $16 million of CARES Act funding, the county identified over 30 locations...
EDINBURG, Texas – The leader of FIRST RGV has taken on a key leadership role with the FIRST in Texas Foundation. Jason Arms, pictured above, was one of the original founders of the nonprofit FIRST RGV in 2015 to make FIRST’s popular robotics...
Like many other parts of the state, the Rio Grande Valley has been hit hard by the pandemic.  While a range of economic indicators highlight that the Valley is thankfully bouncing back, the pandemic exposed a number of vulnerabilities that,...
Of all the issues advocated for by the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, the need for high-speed, broadband internet is a relative newcomer, at least compared to topics like cattle theft and water rights that stretch back more...
MISSION, Texas - U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar says Congress is pumping an additional $7 billion into broadband connectivity. The Laredo Democrat welcomed the appropriation, arguing that the funding is particularly needed along the U.S.-Mexico border and in rural areas. He...

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