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Port Isabel Lighthouse To Close Again For Repairs

The historic Port Isabel Lighthouse is going to be closed for repairs – only about a year after undergoing a major and lengthy renovation. The lighthouse had been closed for 15 months for the extensive refurbishing project and had re-opened in January. However, a recent inspection by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department turned up […]

Brownsville Cop Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

A not guilty plea from a man accused in the Independence Day shooting of a Brownsville police officer. 38-year-old Luis Armendariz was arraigned Tuesday on charges contained in a 12-count indictment handed up last month, including attempted capital murder of a peace officer and aggravated robbery. Police had responded to a robbery at the CVS […]

Sites Being Searched For Planned Transit Center In Harlingen

Harlingen city officials are working to zero in on a site for a long-planned transit center that would serve as the hub for Rio Grande Valley bus lines. The city is working with the Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council to pick a location that would be the regional hub for Valley Metro. The planned […]