Broken Back Does Not Stop SPI Man from Fishing

Broken Back Does Not Stop SPI Man from Fishing by Tony Vindell/LFN Anglers have about four more weeks left to catch red snapper in federal waters as the 2019…

Los Fresnos Commemorates Independence Day

Los Fresnos Commemorates Independence Day

  by Tony Vindell/LFN The Fourth of July celebration in Los Fresnos took place Wednesday, July 3, here as area residents gathered at the Memorial Park on North Arroyo Boulevard. Among the many activities held throughout the night was a patriotic costume themed contest where…

2019 CAF Air Show a Success Despite Inclement Weather

2019 CAF Air Show a Success Despite Inclement Weather

by Tony Vindell/LFN Vintage and modern airplanes flew by as hundreds of spectators watched the 2019 Commemorative Air Force show. The event, held for the first time at the Cameron County Airport off FM 106, was a success despite the blazing sun and strong winds.…

Home, Garden Expo Takes Place in Brownsville

Home, Garden Expo Takes Place in Brownsville by Tony Vindell/LFN An exposition to teach the public on buying a home, seeking a…

AARP Holds First Men’s Health Forum

AARP Holds First Men’s Health Forum by Tony Vindell/LFN For many men, the word doctor means out of the door as…

Hundreds of Turtle Lovers Walk, Run to Support Reptiles

Hundreds of Turtle Lovers Walk, Run to Support Reptiles by Tony Vindell/LFN Hundreds of turtle lovers from throughout the Rio Grande Valley participated in…

CAF Air Show is Saturday and Sunday

CAF Air Show is Saturday and Sunday by Tony Vindell/LFN An air show organized and directed by the Commemorative Air Force will…

Tips to Stay in Shape All Summer

Tips to Stay in Shape All Summer

(StatePoint) There’s nothing more humbling than putting on a bathing suit. If you’ve been living life to the fullest, there’s no hiding the evidence. On the other hand, if you’ve been exercising and watching your diet, there’s nothing more gratifying than seeing a slimmer, toner…

5 Reasons Kids Should Play Outside More

5 Reasons Kids Should Play Outside More

(StatePoint) Whether it’s dance lessons, computer projects, art class or yoga, kids these days are busy bees. And while such activities are enriching and fun, experts say that many kids aren’t spending enough time doing something much simpler and every bit as important as structured…

4 Ways to Get Fit as a Family

4 Ways to Get Fit as a Family (StatePoint) One of the keys to encouraging children to develop health habits early is to…

8 Great Ways to Combat Boredom

8 Great Ways to Combat Boredom (StatePoint) While we all get bored from time to time, it’s important to know that…

Top Tips for Hurricane and Storm Readiness

Top Tips for Hurricane and Storm Readiness (StatePoint) June to November is known in many parts of the country as hurricane season.…

Fit Family Summer Ideas and Activities

Fit Family Summer Ideas and Activities (StatePoint) Oh summertime. The kids are out of school, and you’re already running out of…

Sun Bae Taekwando Competes at Kang’s 10th Annual Taekwando Tournament in Brownsville

Sun Bae Taekwando Competes at Kang’s 10th Annual Taekwando Tournament in Brownsville

Special to La Feria News On Saturday, June 8th Sun Bae Taekwando had the pleasure to be invited to the 10th annual Kang’s Taekwondo family event in Brownsville. Three of their students competed for the first time, getting three 1st places in forms, 2 first…

Warriors Tournament

Warriors Tournament

On Saturday, May 18th, the Sun Bae Taekwondo Academy Team competed at the 2nd Annual Warriors Taekwondo Tournament held in Pharr, TX. The team received three First Place trophies, one Second Place and two Third Places. Congratulations to all that participated! Sun Bae Taekwondo Academy…

Local Taekwando Students Place in AAU State Championship in San Antonio

Local Taekwando Students Place in AAU State Championship in San Antonio According to the AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) website the AAU has been raising champions for…

Los Fresnos Girls Win Water Polo Championship

Los Fresnos Girls Win Water Polo Championship by Tony Vindell/LFN The girls water polo team with Los Fresnos school district has made…

One Year of Sun Bae

One Year of Sun Bae Sun Bae Taekwondo Academy celebrated one year in business in Los Fresnos and in helping…

Mixed Martial Arts & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy Celebrates Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting

Mixed Martial Arts & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy Celebrates Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting by Victor Moreno/LFN Photos courtesy TNT Fuentes MMA On Saturday, March 30, 2019 the Los…

Los Fresnos Native Transports U.S. Marines from Sea to Shore Aboard U.S. Navy Warship

Los Fresnos Native Transports U.S. Marines from Sea to Shore Aboard U.S. Navy Warship

by Alvin Plexico, Navy Office of Community Outreach NORFOLK, VA – A Los Fresnos, Texas, native and 2017 Los Fresnos High Schoolgraduate is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Whidbey Island, a warship which transports and launches U.S. Marines from sea to shore as…

Brownsville Historical Association Preserves Area Heritage

Brownsville Historical Association Preserves Area Heritage

by Tony Vindell/LFN Anyone interested in learning about the culture and heritage of one of the Lone Star State’s most historical cities can do so right here? The Brownsville Historical Association has a valuable arsenal of facts, information and buildings to look into the past…

County Committee Gets 2020 Census Update

County Committee Gets 2020 Census Update by Tony Vindell/LFN The upcoming U.S. Census will kick off in April of 2020, but…

Local Barber Takes Second Place in World Competition

Local Barber Takes Second Place in World Competition by Tony Vindell/LFN A Los Fresnos resident won second place in an international barber contest…

CDC Approves Budget for July Fourth Fiesta

CDC Approves Budget for July Fourth Fiesta by Tony Vindell/LFN The Los Fresnos Fourth of July Celebration will be held on Wednesday,…

Los Fresnos Rotary Club Gets Official Recognition

Los Fresnos Rotary Club Gets Official Recognition by Tony Vindell/LFN The Los Fresnos Rotary Club was officially recognized, making the newly created…

Texas Land Commissioner Emphasizes Value of TSTC

Texas Land Commissioner Emphasizes Value of TSTC

(ROSENBERG, Texas) – Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush toured the Texas State Technical College campus in Fort Bend County on Wednesday, June 26, to learn not only about technical education, but also how TSTC and its students contribute to the Texas economy and meet industry demand…

Texas Improves Flood Preparedness After Hurricane Harvey

Texas Improves Flood Preparedness After Hurricane Harvey

by Mark Richardson HOUSTON – The State of Texas, still reeling from damage from Hurricane Harvey and other recent storms, has taken a major step toward improving its flood preparedness. Two years ago, the Category Four storm left 89 people dead and caused some $125 billion…

Texans: Paying for Health Care is Toughest Living Expense

Texans: Paying for Health Care is Toughest Living Expense by Mark Richardson HOUSTON – More than half of all Texans say they struggle on a…

Report: TX Lags Behind Most States for Child Well-Being

Report: TX Lags Behind Most States for Child Well-Being by Mark Richardson AUSTIN, Texas – Compared with other states, Texas remains in the bottom 10…

New Gulf Restoration Efforts, Post-Deepwater Horizon Spill

New Gulf Restoration Efforts, Post-Deepwater Horizon Spill by Mark Richardson GALVESTON, Texas – Almost a decade after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill,…

Texas Teachers Moonlight to Make Ends Meet

Texas Teachers Moonlight to Make Ends Meet by Eric Galatas AUSTIN, Texas – A new report puts a spotlight on the economic…