Tag: Pulse Night Club

Family of Pulse Victim Visits RGV To Honor Son’s Memory

MCALLEN (KFXV) — One year after the deadly shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida– Frank’s mother visits the RGV to remember her son among the LGBT community in the valley. When talking to Esmeralda Escalante, about her 27-year-old son, she recalls how difficult it was for her to know that her son could face discrimination for who he chose to love. But his life was cut short. Last June, valley native, Frank Escalante was among the 49 victims in the deadliest mass shooting in the country. This year, his mother and sisters visited Pulse Night Club. Friday, several...

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Pulse Night Club shooting in Orlando Remembered One Year Later

RGV (KFXV) — On the one year anniversary of the Pulse Night Club shooting in Orlando that dozens dead, including one man right here from the Rio Grande Valley, we spoke to someone who knew him. Today marks one year since the Pulse shooting that left 49 dead and dozens of injured in Orlando, one of those victims, was from the valley and today family and friends still mourn his loss. Twenty-seven-year-old, Frank Escalante was among the victims in the deadliest mass shooting in the country. David Juarez, who was a close friend of frankie’s, says his loss affected...

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Friends Remember Man Killed During Pulse Shooting

RGV (KFXV) — On the one year anniversary of the Pulse Night Club shooting in Orlando that dozens dead, including one man right here from the Rio Grande Valley. Monday marks one year since the Pulse shooting that left 49 dead and dozens of injured in Orlando, one of those victims, was from the Valley, and Monday, family and friends still mourn his loss. Twenty-seven-year-old, Frank Escalante was among the victims in the deadliest mass shooting in the country. David Juarez, who was a close friend of Frankie’s, says his loss affected everyone he ever crossed paths with and...

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