Agreement between the state and the U.S. Department of Justice should make it easier for minorities to cast their ballots.
Texas struck a deal Wednesday that will soften its voter ID law for the November general election — a development that lawyers suing the state say will make it easier for minorities to cast their ballots. The state reached the agreement with the U.S. Department of... read more
The Texas Hunger Initiative, in partnership with Share Our Strength, will soon unveil a unique pilot project in Weslaco that aims to provide free meals to local children. Beginning at 9 a.m. Monday, the Valley Nature Center, located at 301 S. Border Ave. in Weslaco,... read more
HARLINGEN — The state will help preserve two of the Rio Grande Valley’s historic county courthouses. The Texas Historical Commission has awarded “emergency grants” to Cameron and Willacy counties to help them repair their courthouses. The commission awarded Cameron... read more