CEDAR CITY, Utah – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Vaqueros women’s basketball team fell in the first game of its two-game series with the Southern Utah Thunderbirds 80-73 on Sunday at America First Event Center.
RIO GRANDE VALLEY – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Vaqueros men's basketball team completed the weekend sweep of the Dixie State University Trailblazers with a 72-65 victory on Saturday at the UTRGV Fieldhouse.
RIO GRANDE VALLEY – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Vaqueros men's basketball team opened up Western Athletic Conference (WAC) play with an 82-49 victory over the Dixie State University Trailblazers on Friday at the UTRGV Fieldhouse.
RIO GRANDE VALLEY – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Sunday that, due to positive COVID-19 tests of Tier 1 personnel within the New Mexico State men’s and women’s basketball programs, this weekend’s scheduled games between UTRGV and New Mexico State will not be played.
Carlos Barrios, a postal workers' union leader in San Antonio, said Thursday that local Postal Service operations are experiencing major delays in mail delivery and that the agency sought to hide evidence of the problems from U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, when he visited a facility Wednesday.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, in a hearing this week slammed Big Tech’s brazen abuses of power and discussed the need for legislation to address Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act
Prior to co-founding Alignable, Eric Groves spent 10 years as a founding executive of Constant Contact leading their go to market efforts, and growing the business from start-up to a public company with 400,000 customers and $200MM in revenue.
Ron Oertell is Chief Financial Officer at LendingUSA, LLC, a consumer lending company focused on physical point-of-sale locations. He has more than 25 years of experience as an attorney, investment banker, investment fund manager and CFO, and has completed over $9 billion in capital transactions.
Robert E. McKnight, Jr. is a life-long rancher from Fort Davis, Texas. He currently serves as president of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, a 142-year-old association that serves cattle producers across Texas, Oklahoma and beyond.
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The RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Tony Roma’s are hosting a Power Speed Networking on Wednesday, March 27th at Tony Roma’s located at 2121 S. 10th in McAllen from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. Networking is limited to the first 49 people to register. Each person will get to speak about their business and meet 48 new business owners. Tony Roma’s will offer some of their delicious appetizers for the participants.
Fee to participate is $10 for RGVHCC members and $20 for Future members.
To register for the event call the RGVHCC office at 928-0060
AUSTIN, TX - Today, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced Senate committee assignments for the 87th Legislative Session. Senator Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa will serve as Vice Chair of the Senate Redistricting Committee and as Vice Chair of the Senate Jurisprudence Committee. He will continue serving on the Senate Transportation Committee, the Senate Select Committee on Ports, and the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Economic Development. Senator Hinojosa has also been appointed to the Senate Criminal Justice Committee.
LAREDO, TEXAS – The Matias De Llano Charitable Trust, administered by International Bank of Commerce (IBC Bank), donated a total of $700,000 to several Laredo organizations as part of its mission to do more for the communities it serves. IBC Bank Trust Committee representatives announced today the organizations receiving the gifts in Laredo:
EDINBURG – In an effort to raise awareness about national human trafficking, The Hidalgo County Criminal District Attorney’s Office is encouraging everyone to participate in “Wear Blue Day” on Jan. 11. The Wear Blue Day campaign signifies that you stand against human trafficking by wearing blue.
Washington, D.C.—Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) received the Texas Nursery & Landscape Association’s Advocacy Leadership Award in recognition of his work for the Texas Green Industry in Congress, specifically fighting for opportunity in America’s workforce and prosperity for our small businesses.