Texas Senate advances school vouchers; House still opposed
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:44:07 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate voted Monday to advance a contentious but potentially landmark school voucher plan that would use taxpayer funds to help parents send their children to private an
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:10:14 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were:
Temple men charged in burglaries
tdtnews.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:39:00 -0500
Aaron Dashaun Evans, 28, and David Wayne Stokes Jr., 29, both of Temple were in the Bell County Jail on Monday after being arrested and charged with several separate burglaries, the Temple Police Depa
Hong Kong rebound leads Asian stocks higher
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:31:30 -0500
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong led Asian stocks higher Tuesday as investors shook off initial pessimism over new measures by China's market regulator.
Arizona sheriff faces contempt hearing in profiling case
wacotrib.com / Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:47:28 -0500
PHOENIX (AP) — The sheriff for metro Phoenix begins a four-day hearing Tuesday that could bring him fines and make him politically vulnerable for his acknowledged violations of a judge's orders in a r
Hall of Famer Bob St. Clair dies at 84
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:39:03 -0500
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hall of Fame offensive tackle Bob St. Clair, a five-time Pro Bowler who played all 11 of his seasons with his hometown San Francisco 49ers, has died. He was 84.
Midway ISD candidates face off over finances
wacotrib.com / Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:01:00 -0500
Midway Independent School District Board of Trustee Vice President Tom Pagel faces a challenger in the May 9 election, and voters’ decision might affect the district’s bottom line.
Rev. Robert Schuller remembered as dreamer, pastor, dad
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:06:20 -0500
GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of people remembered the late televangelist Rev. Robert H. Schuller as a dreamer, upbeat pastor and doting father at a memorial service Monday outside the glimmeri
Mesquite police rescue driver from burning vehicle
wacotrib.com / Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:35:58 -0500
MESQUITE, Texas (AP) — Two Mesquite police officers have rescued an unconscious man trapped in a burning vehicle following an early morning accident.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:28:17 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all products after samples test positive for listeriosis
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:21:10 -0500
BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all products after samples test positive for listeriosis.
Man arrested in Central Texas after claiming pot was tea
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:24:45 -0500
ROSS, Texas (AP) — A man has been arrested in Central Texas after claiming high-grade marijuana found in his car was tea.
Bird flu confirmed at Iowa farm with 5.3 million chickens
wacotrib.com / Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:31:01 -0500
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Up to 5.3 million hens at an Iowa farm must be destroyed after the highly infectious and deadly bird flu virus was confirmed, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.
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