Weslaco’s Brandon “The Heartbreaker” Figueroa retained his WBA Super Bantamweight (122 lbs) title defense fighting to a draw against a dangerous opponent in Mexico City’s Julio “Pollito” Ceja.
Brownsville native Omar “El Relampago” Juarez defeated Kevin Shacks by way of knockout in the 6th round of their Super Lightweight (140 lbs) bout at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Alex Herbst, a meteorologist for KGBT CBS 4, was found dead Wednesday afternoon at the age of 26.
Leadership Resource Group, a single person consulting company based in McAllen, compiled public data from the US Census Bureau that shows that the Rio Grande Valley’s population growth has slowed tremendously over the last eight years and we can probably blame it all on the millennials because of course it would be their fucking fault.
On Wednesday, The Monitor’s Henry Miller broke the news that the RGV Dorados were suspending all football operations until further notice, terminating the remainder of their lease with State Farm Arena.
If you haven’t heard, Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina and his wife Dalia have been charged with several counts of illegal voting and, in Molina’s case, a first-degree felony count of organized election fraud during an arraignment last week when KRGV alum and, now, Edinburg Director of Communications Cary Zayas had, probably, the dumbest meltdown I
After three years of waiting in the wings behind the likes of Christian McCaffrey and Bryce Love, both whom have gone on to NFL teams, Trevor Speights may soon be getting his chance to showcase what made him one of the highest recruited running backs in his class and, maybe, give Valley football something to
While we’ve taken a break from our yearly ranking of the best bars in McAllen, we felt that we could still be a service to our community by sifting through the hundreds of restaurants and finding the very worst that local McAllen cuisine has to offer.
When we write stories shitting on our local media, we do everything we possibly can to rag on them evenly, but God help me if it just feels like KGBT goes that extra mile to dig themselves deeper and deeper into the journalistic abyss, further from reality, public trust, and any respect.
The City of McAllen’s Health & Code Enforcement Department issued a warning to its residents yesterday regarding a SignNow account selling fake McAllen Garage Sale Permits for $10 a pop.