Gregg County commissioners to consider insurance for volunteers
The Gregg County Commissioners Court on Monday is scheduled to consider insurance coverage for law enforcement volunteers and an annual fund transfer to participate in a federal program to help fund i
Recordings: Kilgore College official broke asbestos laws, covered it up
In secretly recorded conversations, a Kilgore College official admits to covering up asbestos violations and talks about withholding environmental reports from the public.
Mrs. Johnson's 7th grade science class at Waskom Middle School have been studying weathering, erosion and deposition.
Audit set for Nuevo Laredo projects
An outside auditor will perform a technical and financial audit of five improvement projects that were left unfinished in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, after it was announced there was funding available in the amount of 241.96 million pesos (about $17,769,944).
Stories on Page 1A of Wednesday’s and Thursday’s papers regarding Kilgore College Facilities Director Dalton Smith making claims about asbestos violations incorrectly described the length of Smith’s e
Judge ranks nationally for closing complex cases
He’s only been in office for three years, but Rodney Gilstrap, U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas-Marshall Division, is already leading the pack as the top trial court judge in the
About 40 children and seven prospective adoptive couples took part Saturday in the Laredo Rotary Club’s fifth annual Adoption Awareness Event at the St. Augustine High School Wellness Center.
Newgate sees record turnout for fundraiser
The nearly 500 runners, joggers, walkers, baby stroller-pushers and dog walkers who wobbled down the Paul Boorman Trail on Saturday came from near and far.
Pot found in truck parked at H-E-B
A pickup truck with more than 550 pounds of marijuana in it was found Wednesday at an H-E-B parking lot in South Laredo, police said.
Thanksgiving lunch set at Trinity Episcopal Church for those in need
The annual Thanksgiving lunch provided by Trinity Episcopal Church is set for this Thursday for all who want to volunteer or grab a meal.
Empty Stocking toy run set Dec. 6
This year’s toy run for the Empty Stocking Fund is set for Dec. 6, departing from the Heritage House for the third year in a row.
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