A black perspective: Julian Reese
amarillo.com / Tue, 09 Feb 2016 02:39:35 +0000
“I’m from Fort Wayne, Ind., and I came here to play football for the Amarillo Dusters in 2004. Where I’m from, you see more people who look like me on a constant basis and it’s a little bit more diverse.
1904: What one traveler thinks of El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 8 Feb 2016 19:33:34 -0500
AC’s nursing program moves on after status restored
amarillo.com / Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:46:19 +0000
It’s been a week now since Amarillo College learned about an important decision involving its nursing program, but the positive reaction to that news still hasn’t died down.
On Feb. 1, the Texas Board of Nursing restored the status of AC’s nursing program to “Full Approval.”
That status had been at “Full Approval with Warning” since January 2015 after the first-time pass rates of the associate’s program’s graduates did not meet guidelines set by the board for two consecutive years.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Match 4’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:46:23 -0600
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Match 4" game were:
wacotrib.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 21:38:18 -0600
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) _ These North Dakota lotteries were drawn Monday:
Fire razes a second Fannin County church
heralddemocrat.com / Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:10:33 +0000
LEONARD — Although a fire destroyed the Hill Grove Church in Leonard on Saturday night leaving behind a heap of ash and rubble, the Rev. Jim McIntire said the real church wasn’t scorched.
Fort Worth closer to vehicle-for-hire ordinance
star-telegram.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:17:45 CST
Fort Worth has spent last year rewriting its vehicle-for-hire ordinance
New ordinance deregulates fares, but imposes new fees
City is most concerned about rider safety… Click to Continue »
Bartlett faces water emergency
tdtnews.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:48:00 -0600
BARTLETT — The city of Bartlett is declaring a state of emergency through Williamson County because the city is without water, the Bartlett Volunteer Fire Department’s Facebook page said today.
Sanders, Trump favored among N.H. lunch crowd
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 8 Feb 2016 18:42:45 -0500
World stocks down on growth jitters, Japan dives 5.4 percent
oaoa.com / Tue, 09 Feb 2016 03:12:34 -0600
Global markets sank Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo, as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks.
West Texas school district makes switch to 4-day school week
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 09 Feb 2016 04:15:00 -0600
DALLAS (AP) — The weekend will start a day early for children in a West Texas school district that’s adopted a four-day week, a move seen as the first of its kind in this state since lawmakers gave schools greater leeway in setting their calendars.
Sheriff presents racial profiling report
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 17:45:00 -0600
The Midland County Sheriff's Office on Monday presented its annual racial profiling report to the Commissioners’ Court.
Grapevine boys basketball gets back on track
star-telegram.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:28:19 CST
Team wallops Lake Dallas in district play
Has Fort Worth ISD teams this week
Mustangs get big contribution from Boone Montgomery… Click to Continue »
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