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Severe weather leaves damage to homes in San Benito

Posted 4:45 PM 6/5/2023 by Stefany Rosales

Storm clean up in San Benito was put on a brief hold Monday due to severe weather that brought heavy rain, strong winds and hail.

"Hail was banging on the house and the house was shaking, and the wind was blowing, and I could just see things flying by my window," San Benito resident Sandra (More)


Valley Baptist cereal drive begins Monday

Posted 4:33 PM 6/4/2023

Valley Baptist Health System is collecting cereal for their Healthy Over Hungry Drive.

From June 5 until June 12, people can drop off cereal boxes to either their Harlingen or Brownsville location.

This is a partnership with the RGV Food Bank. Last year, they were able to donate more than 27,000 servings of cereal to help families in need throughout the Rio Grande Valley.


Valley school districts providing free summer meal programs

Valley school districts providing free summer meal programs

Posted 3:07 PM 6/3/2023

With the summer break in effect, a handful of school districts throughout the Rio Grande Valley announced the start of their summer food programs.

The programs feed children during the summer for free.


IDEA Public Schools’ Child Nutrition Program (More)

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