Month: October 2015

Top three District 32-6A gridders take Friday night wins

Harlingen, Los Fresnos and San Benito all maintained being at the top of District 32-6A with Friday night victories. Each is 4-1 in district play. The Cardinals easily brushed by Brownsville Lopez, 48-0, San Benito’s Greyhounds nipped Harlingen South, 17-13,…

KRGV-TV reporter charged in hit-and-run accident

KRGV reporter Kirk Chaisson was arraigned Friday for two charges in connection with an alleged hit-and-run accident in Weslaco. Chaisson, 55, was released on two recognizance bonds. The charges were his involvement in an accident involving injury and accident and…

Flood waters remain throughout Valley

A large number of Rio Grande Valley residents still are facing flood waters, especially in Willacy and Hidalgo counties. Although much of Raymondville is clear, about half of San Perlita is still under water, according to Willacy County Sheriff Larry…

City getting close to selecting new city manager

The city is getting closer to getting a new city manager to replace Carlos Yerena, who resigned in August. Commissioners will meet with the additional members of the City Select Committee at City Hall Wednesday evening in closed session to…

Diabetes Walk set for Lon C. Hill Park Saturday

The annual diabetes walk sponsored by Valley Baptist Health System, is set for Lon C. Hill Park at 8 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 31). There will be free blood sugar testing and registration at 7 a.m. Those participating can walk 1.2…