TIRZ board recommends retention, semi-annual reporting to City Council
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:44:00 -0500
Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 1 board members hammered out reason after reason why a downtown reinvestment zone should still exist in front of City Council members who called for its termination
Kilgore man prepares family for move to Turkey to teach English language
news-journal.com / Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Mark Studdard grew up in a nomadic family as the son of missionaries. Now, the Kilgore potter plans to continue the tradition with his young family.
City Rep. Eddie Holguin honored at final El Paso City Council meeting
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:10:32 MDT
A tearful city Rep. Eddie Holguin Jr. used his last City Council meeting on Tuesday to thank his fellow council members, family and constituents for more than nine years of service.
Opinion: MISD’s recapture payments should be worry for community
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:47:00 -0500
On Monday, Midland ISD Superintendent Ryder Warren told the school board there will be a balanced budget for it to pass after all. That’s the good news.
Cowboy Way Church pastor accused of molesting boy in 2000
TxDOT: County OK to begin road projects
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0500
TxDOT has given the county the green light to begin reconstructing roads damaged by oil and gas truck traffic, using funding from the Transportation Infrastructure Fund grant program.
El Paso City Council approves restrictions for new halfway homes
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:29:31 MDT
New halfway homes looking to open within the El Paso city limits won't be allowed to be within 1,000 feet of schools, churches, parks or residential areas starting in November.
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Man thrown from vehicle in West El Paso crash
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:12:09 MDT
A 20-year-old man was taken to a hospital Monday night after being thrown from a vehicle in West El Paso, officials said.
Juárez police arrest couple for allegedly prostituting teenage girl
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:22:55 MDT
A Juárez man who paid to have sex with a woman but instead got a 14-year-girl called police, leading to the arrest of a couple on human trafficking charges.
Special Education PTSA forms in Midland
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:40:00 -0500
Parents of children with special needs now have another group they can turn to for support and a voice.
Goat deaths draw attention to rural hazards
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:32:00 -0500
When now retired Midland woman Mary Lou Hartman first purchased her 20-acre property two decades ago, she described life on the homestead as fun and easy.
MPD: Woman forged documents for loan money
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:15:00 -0500
A Midland woman was arrested Monday for forging documents to give family members money loans, according to court documents.
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