Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez announced the appointment of a new spokesperson on Tuesday.
Carlos Sanchez has worked in the news industry for the past 37 years, including being the executive editor for The Monitor newspaper, said the release.
“I’m honored to serve as spokesman for Hidalgo County,” said Sanchez in the release. “Developing a strong communications blueprint between the county and the community at large is my priority.”
According to the release, Sanchez has worked in ten newsrooms during his career.