Tag: South Padre Island

Water world: RGV Reef sinks two more boats

Friends of the RGV Reef sunk their fourth vessel on Nov. 15 as work on the massive artificial reefing project off South Padre Island...

RGV Reef sinks two more boats

Friends of the RGV Reef sunk their fourth vessel on Nov. 15 as work on the massive artificial reefing project off South Padre Island...

If there’s a Will: There’s a Wave

Winter has arrived early for most—but not here on the Island. A cool salty breeze, early sunrise walks, and then late sunsets with a bay...

 Sandy sights: SPI Holiday Sandcastle Village in the works

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Visitors and residents of this coastal city will be able to enjoy the marvels of a variety of artistic creations made...

Birders’ delight: Drought, fires pushing western birds to Island, coast

HARLINGEN — Rare western birds far from of their normal ranges are making migratory pit stops on South Padre Island. Birders at the South Padre...

Cameron County beaches reopened

Sunday morning Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. ordered the following county beach access areas to open: County Beach Access No. 3 County Beach Access No....

Part of Highway 100 under water on the Island

The National Weather Service in Brownsville forecast that high tides would wash over the northern end of Highway 100 on South Padre Island and...

Hurricane may cause beach erosion, dangerous waves

As Hurricane Delta cuts a path north across the western Gulf of Mexico Friday, a number of coastal warnings will remain in effect and...

County beaches reopened to traffic

Cameron County officials reopened all the county beaches on South Padre Island Tuesday afternoon. The beaches had been closed to vehicular traffic since the weekend...