U.S. Postal Service, UT-Tyler team up for ‘Passport Fair’
The University of Texas at Tyler will join the U.S. Postal Service for a passport fair 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Ornelas Activity Center, 3900 University Blvd.
Heat Index: Top things to do when you can finally get out this weekend
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:15:00 -0600
By all accounts — OK, really just from our weather page — this weekend is looking like it is going to give everyone a reprieve from the wintry mix. If you’ve missed out on the goings-on to avoid the i
Commission asks Longview to waive fees for historic properties
Owners of historical properties in town may one day not have to pay fees to the city for restoration work after the Longview Historical Preservation Commission recommended the measure Tuesday.
New Texas website for veterans to get jobs, other info will be touted at El Paso event
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:55:01 MST
A new website to help military veterans find jobs in Texas and get other information about the state will be highlighted Thursday during a event at El Paso Community College's administrative offices.
Affordable Care Act: Advocates say 50,000 in El Paso could lose health insurance if law struck down
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 4 Mar 2015 23:20:01 MST
AUSTIN >> More than 1 million Texans, including about 50,000 in El Paso, will lose their health insurance if the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down a major part of the Affordable Care Act, a lawmaker and the head of a group representing Texas hospitals said Wednesday.
African children’s choir to perform in East Texas
The Watoto Children’s Choir from Africa wraps up a six-month U.S tour this week with shows in Longview, Marshall and Carthage.
UMC agrees to return to mediation with Children’s Hospital
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:08:27 MST
University Medical Center of El Paso's Board of Managers on Wednesday unanimously agreed to resume mediation with El Paso Children's Hospital officials in an effort to resolve the financial dispute between the hospitals.
Pianist Jeffrey Biegel finds much in deconstructing ‘Rhapsody in Blue’
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:30:00 -0600
Pianist Jeffrey Biegel is pure academic when he discusses music. He does so with ample flair and without going too esoteric. He can deconstruct classic pieces and then explain their makeup easily enou
5 arrested in robbery of Juárez-bound bus where woman was raped
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 4 Mar 2015 21:58:35 MST
Five people have been arrested on suspicion of highway robbery of a bus headed to Juárez last weekend.
Campaign raises awareness about missing women, girls in Juárez
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 4 Mar 2015 23:28:17 MST
JUÁREZ >> Even though they did not know each other, teenagers Mónica Janeth Alanís, Lilia Alejandra García, Brenda Berenice Castillo and Esmeralda Castillo Rincón faced the same fate — they were found dead after being reported missing.
Feds raid Longview pharmacy
Federal agents raided a Longview pharmacy Wednesday in a cooperative action of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and Health and Human Services.
In voicemail, Dunn admits killing his wife
MARSHALL — A man who admitted to killing his estranged wife in a Marshall hotel room testified Wednesday about holding her after stabbing her to death and wiping the blood off her face.
Thursday’s paper delivery delayed due to inclement weather
myplainview.com / Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:44:00 -0600
The delivery of Thursday's edition of The Herald has been delayed by inclement weather.
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