Police: Burglar killed Fort Worth man, seriously injured another
Stonegarden funds rise
Webb County has received $3.3 million in federal funds from the Department of Homeland Security’s Stonegarden program to support local law enforcement, U.S. Congressman Henry Cuellar recently announced.
‘Speak Your Mind Texas’ Campaign sparks discussion about help for mental illness
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:11:00 -0500
Odessan Heather McKenzie remembers when her smart, athletic teenage son first started showing signs of mental illness.
Officials kick off safe-driving campaign
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:10:00 -0500
Giant colorful signs recently erected in front of the Petroleum Museum’s two model pumpjacks symbolically provided a stern warning to Interstate 20 drivers: “Be Safe. Drive Smart.”
Herman: More to ‘gringo’ comment than Dems want to admit
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0500
Hey, you know what Dems stands for? Dummies endorsed by minorities.
Calendar for Monday, July 28, 2014
amarillo.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:18:52 +0000
“The Comedy of Errors”: 8:30 p.m. Pioneer Amphitheatre in Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Tickets $10. 806-655-2181 or www.texas-show.com.
Old Tascosa Cycling Club ride: 6:30 p.m. Gander Mountain, 10300 W. Interstate 40. 806-223-8328 or www.oldtascosacycling.com.
David Waddle: 6:30 p.m. The Big Texan Steak Ranch Beer Garden, 7701 E. Interstate 40. No cover. 806-372-6000.
Word of the day for Monday, July 28, 2014
amarillo.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:19:27 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
■ pan də ˈmō nē əm
Definition: (n) A fiendish or riotous uproar
Example: “I’m anticipating pandemonium. I’m anticipating a dogfight. It will be the most intense baseball series I’ve ever been part of.”
— Tony Graffanino
Charter schools on the rise in Midland
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:16:00 -0500
Charter schools are taking an interest in Midland, and Midlanders are reciprocating that interest in a big way.
Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:02:53 MDT
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking on the sand when a small plane crash landed along Florida's Gulf Coast near Venice Beach.
Border Region services
Among the services offered by the Border Region Behavioral Health Center is teaching new skills and developing existing ones for patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Suspects sought in vehicles thefts
Laredo police are asking for the community’s help in identifying people seen driving stolen vehicles.
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