Category: Community

Brownsville Authorities working towards preventing flooding

With the recent effects of hurricane Harvey and now hurricane Irma on its way to the country residents of Brownsville are worried that the streets are not prepared to receive a natural phenomenon like a hurricane. They say that even with a little rain, the streets already flood rapidly. Residents of the area around southmost and 30th street se their neighborhoods would be greatly affected if any type of storm would occur. Authorities are currently working on creating preventive measures throughout all the areas that accumulate water when it rains, specifically on Southmost street, where various people have expressed...

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Hurricane Harvey Donations Delivered!

Our first trailer has made it to Pearland Texas and has delivered your donations at the Crossroad Community Church. Here are some photos. A very special thank you to all Fox viewers who participated and donated their time and money to get these badly needed supplies to those who need them. This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! Thank you to our amazing viewers, listeners and...

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Laredo to renovate the historic Canseco house

LAREDO — After years of debating, the city of Laredo has decided to renovate the historic Canseco house located on 1415 Chihuahua street. Officials decided to conserve it and open it up to the public. The house, which was purchased by the city in 1924, will now include community gardens housing regional plants, and vegetables. The garden is set to be completed in February of next year. Meanwhile, the house will be created into a museum costing approximately a half a million...

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Southern Careers Institute Offers Help to Corpus Christi Students and Alumni after Hurricane Harvey

With the impact of Hurricane Harvey on the coastal shores of Texas, Southern Careers Institute campuses in Austin, San Antonio and the Rio Grande Valley are offering help to those in Corpus Christi needing assistance. “We know that there may be many students, staff and alumni who may still be in Corpus Christi without food or clean water,” said Jacob Mayhew, CEO of Southern Careers Institute. “We want to do whatever we can to assist them.” Students, alumni and the public who are in close proximity to a Southern Careers Institute campus in Austin, Brownsville, Harlingen, Pharr, or San...

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