Downturn has ‘taken bite’ out of economy
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:27:00 -0500
As in the 1980s, falling oil prices have undercut the Lone Star State’s economic growth. But unlike the 1980s, the state’s economy is much more resilient, said Mine Yucel of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
EDITORIAL: Same-sex marriage was inevitable, not a threat to community
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:58:00 -0500
Even before the Supreme Court declared that gay marriage is the law of the land, people sensed that the decision was inevitable. This was due to an increasing majority in favor of gay marriage.
El Paso man started petition to remove Donald Trump from NBC
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:06:30 MDT
Guillermo Castañeda Jr. wasn't going to remain silent in the face of incendiary comments made by one of the richest men in the nation.
H-E-B receives building permits for new store
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:41:00 -0500
H-E-B has been granted two permits totaling more than $15 million for their new store and gas pumps at the corner of Highway 191 and Loop 250, according to city building official Steve Thorpe.
Man arrested for marijuana possession
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:36:00 -0500
Suspect allegedly uses THC butter to bake muffins.
Making the Grade for June 30, 2015
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:13:00 -0500
DENTON — Midlander Grayson R. Bewley recently graduated from the University of North Texas. Bewley received a bachelor of arts in radio, television and film.
Friends remember victim of tragic crash on I-10
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:34:43 MDT
After she finished her Friday night hostess shift at the West Side Texas Roadhouse restaurant, Taylor Garza's last words to her fellow workers were, "I'll see you guys when I get back.
Texas factory activity continued decline in June, Dallas Fed survey shows
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:08:15 MDT
Texas factory activity declined for a fourth consecutive month in June, shows the latest Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Women’s World Cup: Missed penalty kick costs Germany in 2-0 loss to US
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:10:30 MDT
MONTREAL (AP) - Celia Sasic picked a pretty bad time for Germany's first missed penalty kick in the women's World Cup.
Felony Arrests for June 29, 2015
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:01:00 -0500
Ashleigh B. Bennett, 19, of Midland was charged Monday with possession of a controlled substance between four and 200 grams.
Investigation continues into Pickett-Strickland dispute
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:32:18 MDT
AUSTIN >> Despite earlier claims to the contrary, the Texas Rangers are continuing an investigation into whether a Texas lawmaker or his staff falsified witness-registration forms for an April committee hearing chaired by state Rep. Joe Pickett, D-El Paso.
Nike co-founder Knight will step down as chairman
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:21:11 MDT
NEW YORK (AP) - Nike Chairman Phil Knight, who turned a business selling shoes out of the back of his car into the world's most valuable sports brand, has announced plans to step down as company
El Paso Children’s Hospital, UMC mediation fails
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:07:31 MDT
Mediation collapsed Tuesday regarding a multimillion dollar dispute between El Paso Children's Hospital and University Medical Center of El Paso, officials said.
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