Alana Hernandez

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Alana Hernandez is a Reporter for the Valley Morning Star. She can be reached at ahernandez@valleystar.com or (956) 430-6239.

SPI Walk for Women to host 2022 SPI Chili Expo

Whether it’s to cook and compete or just grab a bite to eat, many will gather in support of a good local cause this...

South Padre Island to have annual Kite Fest

Many kites ranging from various shapes, sizes, patterns and price values will be soaring through South Padre Island this week. The annual South Padre Island...

RGV documentary wins big in film festivals

In September of 2001, tragedy struck the Laguna Madre area when the Queen Isabella Causeway Bridge collapsed after being struck by a barge. The horrific...

Laguna Vista to have fifth annual Du It By The Bay duathlon

Whether you’re a fitness enthusiast or are looking for a fun outdoor activity to incorporate into your New Year’s workout journey, this upcoming event...

Local oil painter to have exhibition, artist talk on South Padre Island

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Ever since Carol Plumb was a small child, she’s showcased her artistic talent and love of her scenic surroundings through...

SPI among top winter fishing destinations

When thinking of the winter season, fishing might not be the first activity that immediately comes to mind for some people. However, that’s not the...

Art Business Incubator SPI to host Art Fest, anniversary celebration

Whether you’re wanting to get a head start on holiday gift shopping or are looking for a festive social gathering, this is the event...

Artist turns discarded wood into functional art

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — As a woodturner, Ivan Benavides transforms salvaged organic material into something eye-captivating that’s going to have a new life. For nearly...

PI Chamber to host annual Shrimp Cookoff and Seafood Festival

This weekend, there’s going to be a sea of people and waves of the aroma of shrimp drifting through the air in the seaside...

A music-filled course: South Padre Island to have annual Muzicians Run

Whether you’re a speedy runner or a casual walker, there’s an upcoming event that is a perfect mix of exercise, food, live entertainment and...