Sunday, November 17, 2019

Fright Night: 7 Freakishly Scary Places in the RGV

Yes...I know...there’s still some time left before Halloween. I mean...I guess we are still in September. But c’mon, as of September 22nd, it’s technically fall. And who doesn’t love a good scary story? Maybe it was all...

SpaceX Boca-Chica Beach facilities declared No Drone Zone!

Based on TSC 423.0045 Offense:  Operation of Unmanned Aircraft over Correctional Facility, Detention Facility, or Critical Infrastructure Facility. Photo courtesy of Spadre @SpacePadreIsle

Local Boy Uses Jiu-Jitsu to Raise Himself and Others

Five years ago, Dillan Tatum was a target. The now 15-year-old boy from Harlingen was once the center of merciless bullying at the hands of his classmates. He remembers all of it; the names...

RGV Native Hits the Media Big Leagues

Working in an industry that never sleeps is no easy feat. It takes the spirit of a true millennial to keep up with the ever-changing whims of the media world and the passion and...

Vroom! Vroom! 8 Killer Tips Millennials Should Know When Buying a Car

  Millennials are currently the fast growing population of vehicle buyers, and by 2020, are set to account for about 40% of new vehicle sales in the United States. In 2011, that rate was at...

Veronica Jaeger: Creator of the Architecture of the Moon Portrait Series

Veronica Jaeger is an accomplished artist with a vibrant mindset on what shapes our reality. Prominent shapes of all sorts and sizes can be seen in conjunction with her portraits – a surreal style...

SpaceX Starhopper (Starship prototype)

Photo by Austin Barnard, a student at Texas Southmost College (TSC-Brownsville RGV) were he is acquiring the basic knowledge necessary in his pursuit of an 'Astronautical-Engineering and Astronomy' focused career, Austin who loves all things 'space' is...

Costello Brings Valley Flair to Classic Country

Finding good country music in Texas isn’t hard. After all, we are home to the “two-step” and some of the best country music ever recorded. It’s a little harder, though, to find it deep...

RGV Spotlight: Katie Blackwell

A big voice wrapped in a small package is what 12-year old Katie Blackwell brings to any stage she steps foot on. For this budding singer from McAllen, Texas, singing came as naturally...
esther araiza

A Brownsville Resident Reflects On Her 50 Years As A Waitress

Esther Araiza has worked as a waitress in Brownsville, Texas for over 50 years. As a mother of 11, Araiza did everything she could to provide for her children. “Being by myself, being a single...