The Drive Home - SATA Comes To Brownsville

WEATHER RADAR 

Current Radar
Temperatures
Infrared
Current fronts

LOCAL

Brownsville ISD Staffer Accused Of Stealing Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars

A Brownsville ISD nutrition services staffer, fired in March amid a criminal investigation, has now been indicted. A Cameron County grand jury has charged Leticia Arreola with embezzling more than $300,000 in cafeteria concession sales. Arreola worked as the school district’s food services accountant, and was in charge of collecting and depositing concession funds. But […]

NATIONAL

Towns In Texas, Arizona Are Battlegrounds In Bathroom Debate

(AP) – An unlikely battleground over whether public schools must allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice is taking shape in two tiny towns in Texas and Arizona, neither of which currently enrolls anyone who is transgender. Eleven states suing the Obama administration claim that a new federal directive about transgender students […]

WORLD

Italy Rescues 4,000 Migrants At Sea In 1 Day

(AP) – The Italian coast guard says some 4,000 migrants have been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea in 22 separate operations in one day.  Cmdr. Cosimo Nicastro says Thursday that number may well be a record, given the previous highs of migrant rescues have been up to 6,000 over two days. Tens of thousands of […]