Crazy genius machines: Engineering students show off contraptions inspired by famous cartoonist
news-journal.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Chances are most people have never received a raucous ovation for simply playing an old vinyl record.
Car clipped by train
myplainview.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:06:00 -0500
An older-model Chevrolet sedan was clipped by a train just before 7 p.m. Thursday when the vehicle stalled out on the train crossing at Columbia and 34th Street, otherwise known as Industrial Boulevar
Bluebonnets are taking their time this year across North Texas
Court thwarts Sierra Club’s hazardous waste challenge
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:04:00 -0500
A state appeals court has thwarted a challenge to a hazardous waste disposal site in West Texas – a ruling that signals growing difficulties for those trying to scrutinize the decisions of Texas envir
Mentoring group to host egg hunt Saturday
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The newly formed organization We Got Next, will have its inaugural Easter egg hunt at the City Park this Saturday from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Letter to Editor: Vote yes
timesrecordnews.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0000
Teresa Browning, Wichita Falls
Jenna Farrey asks judge to reduce her bond
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:09:24 MDT
Jenna Farrey, a mom who was arrested in connection with the death of her five-month-old son Jackson, asked a district court judge today to reduce her $1.5 million bond.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Capsule, 4/18
GoSanAngelo.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:32:00 -0000
Lake View vs. Lubbock Monterey
Felony arrests for Friday, April 18, 2014
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:03:00 -0500
Jimmy R. Abney, 46, of Midland, was charged Wednesday with two counts of assault against a public servant.
Accolades (April 18)
timesrecordnews.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:14:00 -0000
Robert Brown, of Wichita Falls, was named to the dean’s list at Biola University. Brown was one of 1,594 students named to the list for fall 2013. Biola students are placed on the dean’s list to honor those with a grade-point average of 3.6 or higher.
RICK SMITH: Site explains why tree had to go
GoSanAngelo.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:08:00 -0000
I was at Civic League Park early Wednesday morning to watch the demolition of the old oak tree. It wasn’t a pretty sight.
Man hurt in 3-vehicle crash
amarillo.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:28:39 +0000
Officials said a man was transported to a hospital Thursday following a three-vehicle wreck on South Coulter Street.
Police said the crash happened at 7:32 p.m. at the intersection of South Coulter Street and Elmhurst Drive.
A blue Buick traveling northbound on Coulter ran a red light, police said. It struck a red Ford Mustang, which had the right-of-way while traveling westbound on Elmhurst.
After hitting the Mustang, it struck a blue Chevrolet Malibu sitting at a red light on Coulter Street, officials said.
Detainees from India end hunger strike at El Paso ICE Processing Center
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:08:34 MDT
The hunger strike by more than 40 immigrants from India at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement El Paso Processing Center has ended after a week protesting their detention while seeking political asylum.
Rio Grande Valley