Tuesday Aug 19
New York Daily News
Hand grenades increasingly used by Mexican cartels
Mexican drug cartels increasingly use grenades as terrorist weapons to protect narcotics shipments, authorities say.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Texas Trooper Struck By Car Door As Driver Speeds Off
A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper was injured when the open door of a vehicle whose driver was speeding off struck him.
Rio Grande Valley mayor welcomes National Guard Troops
Rio Grande City Mayor Ruben Villarreal doesn't mince words when it comes to the specter of National Guard troops soon descending upon his city as part of a controversial state-based border security initiative.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Free, expanded STC Jag Express service begins Aug. 18
One of the biggest obstacles Rio Grande Valley college students face when they try to continue their education is transportation.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Sheriff's office: 3 dead in South Texas shooting
The Starr County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of gunfire Sunday morning at a rural home near Rio Grande City.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
...Grenade Found Near Scene of Shooting Along Border
Starr County investigators continue to work the scene of a shooting where a grenade was found in an area just west of Rio Grande City along the Texas-Mexico border.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
National Guard at border gets mixed reviews in Texas
RIO GRANDE CITY, Tex. - Soon, teams of camouflaged, gun-toting troops will patrol this small, peaceful border city, flying helicopters overhead and monitoring the comings and goings of its citizens.