After growing up near the border in McAllen, Raul Castillo developed a lifelong love of acting and writing plays.
The state parks department has pleaded with the administration to save Bentsen state park from the wall. But the feds have shown little interest.
Despite Trump’s attempt to paint the Texas-Mexico border as a war zone, border counties are safer than the president’s own backyard. And local lawmen don’t believe a wall will do any good.
New maps show that the president means to build through 162 tracts of private land in Roma, Rio Grande City and La Grulla, possibly razing a number of homes in the process.
With a GOP committee chair gone and new bills in the pipeline, state lawmakers and government transparency advocates seek to close loopholes in Texas open records law.
Police asked civil rights attorneys and opponents of the border wall to leave a Border Patrol station in McAllen, where an invite-only border wall meeting was taking place.
A Rio Grande Valley tradition evolves for the social media age — with a few growing pains.
The Rio Grande is one of the most endangered rivers in the world. The Rio Grande Valley is one of the fastest-growing regions in the nation. Can South Texas weather a hotter, drier future?
How lawmakers, the Texas Supreme Court and Ken Paxton closed the door on open government.