Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Stefanie Herweck, The RGV’s Environmental Trailblazer

Other than being arguably one of the best seasons in the RGV, spring is also a time that urges us to examine our impact on the environment thanks to celebrations like Earth Day. While...

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...

8 Halloween Costume Ideas That Be Representin’ 2016

Whether you like to dress up solo, as a couple, or as a group, All Hallows Eve is the time to let your creative juices run freely. So if you’re sick of traditional costumes...

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...

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...

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...

Plumeria Obsession

Plumeria, also commonly known as Frangipani, bears sweetly fragrant flowers. Even if they did not smell so good, they are also very beautiful! Plumeria trees are native to Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central America....

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...

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

The 2019 Red Snapper Season has started!

The private recreational angler 'red snapper' season opened Saturday, June 1, 2019, for a projected 97-days in federal waters. Red snapper fishing is open year-round in state waters. Bag and size limits will remain...