Kilgore College 80th commended in Austin
A resolution commemorating Kilgore College on its 80th birthday year was unanimously enrolled in the Journal of the Texas House of Representatives on Monday.
Tyre King owner receives notice of legal action
myplainview.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:36:00 -0600
For more than a year, Santos Barcenas, owner of Tyre King Recycling at 1100 E. 34th, as successfully avoided Hale County sheriff’s deputies and other process servers who had unsuccessfully sought to p
Superintendent confirms Gilmer student has meningitis; no public health risk
A Gilmer ISD student has contracted meningitis, but there is no public health risk from the case, Superintendent Rick Albritton said Monday.
LA police chief: Man killed on Skid Row reached for gun
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:36:25 MST
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police fatally shot a homeless man on Skid Row during a "brutal" videotaped struggle in which a rookie officer cried out that the man had grabbed his gun, the Los Angeles police
The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce won’t endorse candidates after all
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:38:21 MST
The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce won't endorse school board candidates after all. In January, the chamber's board of directors unanimously voted to endorse El Paso school board candidates for the first time this year, but a closer look at a state liability law led to the reversal, board chairman Gary Borsch said Monday.
Hundreds of Las Cruces students protest PARCC test
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:09:30 MST
LAS CRUCES >> Hoping to spark change in standardized testing, hundreds of students in Las Cruces staged simultaneous protests Monday at schools across the district over a new state-mandated
El Paso City Council to vote on $25.3 million in revenue bonds for flood control
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:47:21 MST
The El Paso City Council will consider Tuesday whether to approve the Public Service Board's issuance of $25.
Kilgore settles on Selleck as next chief
The Kilgore City Council on Monday unanimously approved the appointment of Josh Selleck as the city’s new city manager.
With flatline in enplanements, only cutback may be flights per day
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:47:00 -0600
While signs are starting to point to a flatline in enplanements, or departing airline passengers, from Midland International Air and Space Port, the only impact for the next year could be fewer flight
Feds want boat panels brought to court to show Tsarnaev note
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:11:08 MST
BOSTON (AP) - Prosecutors want panels of the boat in which Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found hiding to be brought to court to show jurors what they say is his written
Felony arrests for Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 02:00:00 -0600
Rogelio Abila-Valenzuela Jr., 22, of Midland was charged Saturday with driving while intoxicated, third offense.
Word of the Day for Tuesday, March 3, 2015
amarillo.com / Mon, 02 Mar 2015 22:40:35 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
Definition: (n) the intertwisting of thread that knots a stitch usually along an edge
Example: Knitting continues in the round in stocking stitch, with a false seam created by a column of purl stitches down each side.
Texas robbery suspect arrested while getting haircut
amarillo.com / Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:41:04 +0000
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a robbery suspect's desire for a haircut shortly after holding up a fast food restaurant helped lead to his arrest.
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