Church calendar: July 1-7, 2015
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:01:00 -0500
DPS fires shots at driver in Lower Valley; no one hurt
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:22:22 MDT
A man was arrested Friday night in the Lower Valley after a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper fired several shots in an attempt to stop the man's vehicle.
‘Gut-wrenching’ decision: Search for teens suspended
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:42:31 -0500
OPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — After hundreds of rescue workers fanned out across a massive swath of the Atlantic for a full week, the Coast Guard's search for two teenage fishermen ended Friday, a heart-rend
State OKs $26M in local road projects
amarillo.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 03:28:41 +0000
Several local highway projects of note are ready to move off the planning desk, with $26.4 million coming to fund them.
Texas Transportation Commission approved more than $400 million in spending on Thursday for construction across the state, including the Amarillo District’s share.
Woman shot, killed rembered as loving mother, dedicated soldier
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:57:13 MDT
A 29-year-old woman shot to death Thursday night was known as a loving mother to an 8-year-old girl, a dedicated soldier and an all-around wonderful person, neighbors said at a vigil on Friday.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:46:30 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Castillo, Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:29:31 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Welington Castillo was mad after striking out with a chance to put Arizona ahead in the seventh. He took his anger out on the first pitch he saw in his next at-bat.
At a Glance: A look at Hillary Clinton’s medical background
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:23:15 -0500
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton released a letter from her doctor Friday that declared her to be in "excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United S
Committee formed on possible YISD bond sale
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:27:23 MDT
The Ysleta school district has formed an advisory committee that will help develop a bond-sale proposal that may go to voters in November.
Woman indicted in Pantex credit union embezzlement case
amarillo.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 01:33:31 +0000
A former Pantex Federal Credit Union employee in Borger has been indicted by an Amarillo federal grand jury on a charge of embezzling more than $800,000.
Dorothy Stegall Barnes, the former assistant vice president of teller operations, is accused of embezzling about $826,000 between September 1996 and December 2010 from the credit union, according to the indictment.
Further information about the charge was unavailable Friday. Barnes is expected to be arranged next week.
Christie, others turn to McCain’s town hall playbook in 2016
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:17:29 -0500
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn't have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn't have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away
Abortion supporters get help from courts in video fight
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:49:05 -0500
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Abortion rights advocates locked in a public relations battle with abortion opponents over videos of Planned Parenthood leaders discussing the use of aborted fetuses got some good
SNL stars Armisen, Meyers, Hader reunite for parody series
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 00:16:49 -0500
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's a roundup of news Friday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming prog
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