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Belton ISD sets tax rate hearing
tdtnews.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500
The Belton Independent School District board of trustees called a special meeting for Monday in the banquet room at The Gin at Nolan Creek to address three main items on the agenda.The board unanimously approved a temporary construction easement to the city of Temple for construction at North Belton Middle School. The use of the easement is scheduled to be reviewed Thursday by the Temple City Council. More on this story can be found Wednesday in The Telegram’s back-to-school issue.The biggest item discussed was regarding the proposed tax rate for the 2015-16 school year. The board unanimously passed a motion to officially set a public hearing for the proposal at the regular monthly meeting on Aug. 17. This hearing is a requirement to remain in compliance with the Texas truth-in- taxation laws.

Holmes jury keeps execution as option as sentencing advances
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:42:43 -0500
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors on Monday moved one step closer toward sentencing James Holmes to death for his Colorado movie theater attack, taking less than three hours to reject arguments that the

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 18:16:18 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were:

Retired Bosque County judge to hear biker examining trials
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:01:00 -0500
A retired state district judge from Bosque County was appointed Monday to preside over the examining trial of a Hewitt biker — and potentially 19 others — arrested in the May 17 Twin Peaks shootout.

More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:07:29 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Now that the Senate has derailed Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from th

Special Olympics athlete found after disappearing from LAX
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:32:22 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An autistic teenage Special Olympics athlete who vanished from Los Angeles International Airport was found sleeping on a lawn five miles away Monday afternoon, hours after another m

Mexico City mayor vows full probe of journalist slaying
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:02:41 -0500
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City's mayor said Monday that no expense will be spared and no line of investigation ignored in the hunt for the killers of four women and a photojournalist, who had fled the

Asia stocks mostly down as China data weighs on confidence
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 22:23:48 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks mostly fell Tuesday as weak Chinese manufacturing weighed on sentiment and investors looked ahead to a U.S. jobs report later this week that could cement expectations for a F

Asia stocks uneven as China data weigh on confidence
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:42:18 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks were uneven Tuesday as weak Chinese manufacturing weighed on sentiment and investors looked ahead to a U.S. jobs report later this week that could cement expectations for a

Texas’ attorney general charged with securities fraud
tdtnews.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:20:00 -0500
McKINNEY — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton turned himself in Monday to face charges that he misled investors and didn't disclose money he made for referring financial clients as part of his private

Yemen pro-government troops say have taken key base in south
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:16:03 -0500
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Pro-government Yemeni forces say they have taken control of a key military base in the country's south. The base had been seized by rebels earlier in the conflict and had once hous

BMW Q2 earnings slip on China, costs for new models
wacotrib.com / Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:05:12 -0500
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German luxury automaker BMW saw net profit slip 1 percent in the second quarter amid higher launch costs for new vehicles and a tougher market in China, a major pillar of its

Task force urges more research into child autism screening
wacotrib.com / Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:09:10 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government task force says more research is needed to determine if toddlers should be screened for autism even if check-ups or parents haven't spotted developmental problems — desp

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