With its mixture of American and Mexican heritage, South Texas does Holy Week like nowhere else.
The Edinburg native talks about her hometown, her role models growing up, and how she mentors aspiring actors in the RGV.
From juicy chicken to a hulking brisket sandwich, the joint offers some of the best barbecue in Hidalgo County.
In Episode 3, we travel to the Rio Grande Valley, where voter turnout is historically low.
With the government questioning the authenticity of their birth certificates, some Texans worry that even providing additional documentation won't be enough.
Stanford Ph.D student Jonathan Leal and producer/filmmaker Charlie Vela teamed for a project exploring this moment in Valley music.
The omnibus bill allocates money toward border wall construction along 33 miles in the Rio Grande Valley.
It took nine years for him to meat his match.
First-time documentarians Charlie Vela and Ronnie Garza capture fifty years of music history in their hometown.
Congressman Filemon Vela had always kept a low profile—until he told Donald Trump to stick his border fence you-know-where.