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Surprise rain brings expected flooding to Hidalgo County. It's time drainage and county officials commit to solutions.

(Photo shows flooded yard in La Mesa colonia)

Many Rio Grande Valley residents woke up with floodwater filling their homes the morning of June 21st after storms poured through the night. 652 more words

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Anzaluda Park

This park was listed as one of the excursions that the bi-cycle club here had planned. We figured we give it a look and took the bikes to the park. 102 more words


Punishment Testimony Begins In Ex-Priest's Murder Trial

EDINBURG, Texas (AP)An ex-priest was convicted of murdering a 25-year-old Texas schoolteacher and beauty queen on Thursday, more than 57 years after Irene Garza went to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McAllen intending to go to confession. 567 more words


Colonia residents deliver demand for new subdivision rules to Hidalgo County Commissioners via Christmas carol

MSR Carol at Hidalgo County Commissioners Court from Texas Housers on Vimeo.

The Hidalgo County Commissioners Court is considering updates to Model Subdivision Rules (MSRs) that regulate the development of new unincorporated neighborhoods in the county. 421 more words

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Testimony Starts In Ex-Priest's Trial For 1960 Texas Killing

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — A prosecutor told a jury that he would prove an 85-year-old former Catholic priest murdered a South Texas teacher and ex-beauty queen 57 years ago. 343 more words