More than 20 towns repeal residency laws
tdtnews.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:24:00 -0600
DALLAS — A broad legal challenge has led more than 20 towns in Texas to ease restrictions over the last few months on where sex offenders can live instead of fight a costly battle in court.
Bell County Youth Fair comes galloping out of the gate
tdtnews.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:19:00 -0600
Five riders spurred their way to glory Sunday afternoon in the Bell County Youth Fair and Livestock Show at the Bell County Expo Center, competing in clover leaf and straightaway barrel racing, pole bending and stakes racing.
A demystifying walk in the park
tdtnews.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:11:00 -0600
Hannah Springs Sculpture Garden near downtown Lampasas is no ordinary walk in the park.
Two people arrested after aggravated robbery attempt in Temple turns into hostage situation
tdtnews.com / Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:08:00 -0600
Two people were arrested Sunday morning after a robbery turned into a hostage situation in Temple, according to a Temple Police Department press release.
Pope Francis visit to celebrate Mexico’s indigenous church
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:29:00 -0600
SAN CRISTOBAL DE LAS CASAS, Mexico — Pope Francis’ visit to the heavily indigenous Mexican state of Chiapas appears aimed at celebrating the region’s “Indian church,” a mix of Catholicism and indigeno
Christie, others hit final stretch in New Hampshire
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:08:00 -0600
NASHUA, N.H. — It’s less than two days until New Hampshire voters go to the polls. But Hillary Clinton is in Michigan. And other candidates, even Jeb Bush, say their campaigns will go on no matter how they do on Tuesday. Donald Trump says he doesn’t need to win New Hampshire — but he’d like to.
Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 22:59:00 -0600
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia’s government spokesman said Sunday.
2 arrested after robbery leads to hostage situation
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:36:00 -0600
On Saturday at about 10:55 p.m. the Temple Police Department responded to an aggravated robbery that just occurred near the 500 block of E. Union Avenue, a press release said
Students excited about annual Bell County Youth Fair
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 01:01:00 -0600
Thousands of students from throughout Bell County will be at the Bell County Expo Center in Belton doing their best to show their animals in the best light.Those critters will be washed and fluffed, all in hopes of catching the judges’ eye and ultimately walking out of the arena with a ribbon.
Annual Bell County Youth Fair kicks into gear
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:59:00 -0600
Activities began in earnest this weekend at the Bell County Expo Center as youths from all over the county prepare to compete in the annual Bell County Youth Fair.Those involved in the heifer and commercial steer competitions began moving their animals into the Exposition Building, while others involved in the family and consumer science division took part in the Fashion Revue held Saturday night in the Special Events Center.The Clem Mikeska Exhibitor Appreciation Supper and Dance was held Saturday evening.The competition will heat up Monday and will remain so throughout the week.
Sprawling on the fringes of the city
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:56:00 -0600
The city of Belton is getting bigger.The Belton City Council decided Monday to move forward with expanding and adding residential subdivisions on the city’s northwest side.
Bell County Youth Fair Schedule
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:55:00 -0600
Business Briefcase for Feb. 7
tdtnews.com / Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:54:00 -0600
The Texas Association of Business Central Star Chapter will present a discussion with U.S. Rep. Bill Flores, R-Waco, and Bill Hammond, chief executive officer of the Texas Association of Business, on
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