Inside the Valley

Weekly show highlighting local organizations
and events from across the Rio Grande Valley.

Education Beat

Latest Education Beat stories, featuring GEAR UP

Con Mi Gente

It's been said that everybody has a story. And that is especially true in the Rio Grande Valley.

Teach the Children

Funds are raised to furnish new clothing and school supplies for needy children entering the first grade.


An academic quiz for high school students from across the Valley

Tim's Coats

For 30 years, Chief Meteorologist Tim Smith and CHANNEL 5 NEWS, in conjunction with the Southwest Dry Cleaners Association, have collected more than 140,000 coats.

Breaking the Barriers

The campaign encourages woman to get breast cancer screenings and offers a live doctor's hotline.

Toy Drive

The station collects toys during Christmas for children in hospitals and foster care.

5's Fans for Friends

CHANNEL 5 NEWS teams up with the Salvation Army and HEB to bring fans to people who need them the most.

Recovery Efforts

The station has raised money for those in need, such as victims of natural disasters.

Pet of the Week

A weekly KRGV CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON segment features a pet available for adoption from Rio Grande Valley animal shelters.

Zoo Guest

KRGV features an animal from Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville each Friday on CHANNEL 5 NEWS at NOON.

Sharing Basket

KRGV joins Catholic Charities of the RGV and Peter Piper Pizza to help collect and distribute food to families in need.

Community News

Read community news from across the Rio Grande Valley.

Community Calendar

See a calendar of upcoming community events in the Rio Grande Valley.

Student of the Week

Each fall, KRGV recognizes 10 students from across the Rio Grande Valley. They each receive a $1,000 scholarship.