Senate proposal: Open Mexico oil to private firms
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 8 Dec 2013 00:13:21 MST
MEXICO CITY (AP) - A Mexico senate committee on Saturday proposed the most dramatic oil reform in decades that would open the country's beleaguered, state-run sector to private companies and investment.
NE Texas dissents on water plan
A process to set how water planning regions across Texas will rank projects for financing has won state approval but is drawing dissent from the Northeast Texas representative.
78th annual Celebration of Lights brightens Downtown El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 8 Dec 2013 00:18:37 MST
Downtown's Cleveland Square became a beacon of colorful lights Saturday during the 78th Annual evolve Federal Credit Union Celebration of Lights Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and parade.
›› Photos: 78th annual Celebration of Lights in Downtown El Paso
Vegan event to bring top speakers to Marshall
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 04:00:00 -0600
Next month’s New Year New You Health Fest will bring a number of world-renowned speakers, chefs, doctors and authors to Marshall to inform visitors and locals about the benefits of a plant-based lifes
Pine Tree board to head AD search report
The Pine Tree ISD school board on Monday will hear a report on its athletic director search.
Pantry workers see more hungry people because of federal cuts
US Department of Defense says chemical weapons stored in Panama staying put
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 8 Dec 2013 00:18:06 MST
No chemical weapons from Panama coming to New Mexico U.S. Department of Defense officials said they don't plan to send any chemical weapons from Panama to New Mexico for disposal as
My East Side: Learning academy, Ratio One.61, Chuck E. Cheese
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 8 Dec 2013 00:14:14 MST
East Side learning academy promotes language and culture: Hector Enriquez, a Spanish professor at the University of Texas at El Paso, said this city lacks a linguistic and cultural space to promote
Achievements: Two earn Eagle Scout honors, UT professor wins Honda Prize
Statesman.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 00:01:00 -0600
Students earn Eagle Scout award
The following students have earned the rank of Eagle Scout ...
Local TxDOT workers headto North Texas to fight ice
When the maintenance supervisor for the Longview office of the Texas Department of Public Safety woke up Saturday morning he didn’t expect to be heading for Dallas.
Well-picked tune can uplift a patient’s mood
GoSanAngelo.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 09:00:00 -0000
When Glen Campbell took the stage at the Grammy Awards and accepted his Lifetime Achievement Award, he did so as one of the more than 5 million Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. What is inspiring about the 75-year-old Campbell’s Grammy night appearance is that he has not retired from his love of making music despite his recent diagnosis. In fact, he is starting his farewell tour and is cutting a new album.
Rusk County to discuss library plans
The Rusk County Commissioners Court will discuss and possibly approve a long-range plan for the county’s library system at its Monday morning meeting.
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