‘I still get to be her mom’
Candy Miller says despite the recent death of her daughter, she will always be the teenager’s mother — it is, after all, a lifelong commitment.
Groundbreaking ceremony Monday for new Longview animal shelter
A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled 2 p.m. Monday for the Longview Animal Shelter and Adoption Center.
Plainview student heading to Japan for 11-month experience
myplainview.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:36:00 -0600
Sitting at her computer, surfing through research and images of places she's only read about, Plainview high school student Abbigayle Hanoch can't help but dream about traveling the globe and taking i
Thousands turn out for health screenings sponsored by Longview hospitals
Paul Walker does a health screening every year with his doctor, but that didn’t stop him from taking Good Shepherd Medical Center up on a free health check Saturday.
New El Paso in-fill subdivision by Desert View Homes has new homes with no yards
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:33:08 MST
Desert View Homes, one of El Paso's largest home builders, has opened a unique West Side development that the head of the company hopes can be replicated in other developed areas of the city.
Beilue: Clements choir is the voice of changing men
amarillo.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:43:12 +0000
With the harmonized strains of “Amazing Grace” having just faded to silence, it was Russ Hirner’s turn to speak to an audience that numbered 45.
“We’d like to communicate this message tonight,” he said, “and that’s this — for God, no man is beyond saving. We serve a great and mighty God. So you listen as we continue to sing about him.”
With that, Hirner and seven others, with Andrew Argent leading them, broke into “Great is the Lord Almighty.” And the audience returned to nodding heads and tapping feet.
Academic Spotlight: Emily Berry, 10
amarillo.com / Sun, 01 Mar 2015 02:21:39 +0000
Emily Berry, 10
Class: Fifth grade, Happy Elementary School
Nominated by: Toni Waldo, principal
■ What is the reason for nominating this student?: “Emily placed second in the Statewide Number Sense competition for fifth-graders.”
■ Why does this student stand out?: “Emily works hard in all she does, striving to be her best. She applies herself to all endeavors, academic and extracurricular.”
U.S. winning the war on terror
myplainview.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:56:00 -0600
After spending 31 years as an American spy, James Olson is blunt in his assessment.
Probation office bids farewell to Miller
myplainview.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:48:00 -0600
Hale County's Community Supervision and Corrections Department said farewell to the work of a longtime friend on Friday as the adult probation office held a retirement ceremony for Richard Miller.
Calendar for Sunday, March 1, 2015
amarillo.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:44:06 +0000
Make-A-Wish Car Show: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St. Admission $7 adults, $5 children. www.panhandle
Kickshikers: 6 p.m. Amarillo Area Singles Dance Club. Ages 39 and older. VFW Post 1475, 1401 W. Eighth Ave. Cover. Nonsmoking. 806-383-3411.
MFD responds to blaze across from Station 10
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:38:00 -0600
Firefighters at Midland Fire Department’s new Station 10 fought a blaze in their own neighborhood Saturday morning.
El Paso Exploreum’s new bowling exhibit explains the nuts and bolts of pins and balls
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:06:50 MST
With the U.S. Bowling Congress Championships coming to town next week, the El Paso Exploreum children's museum is ready to use the tournament as a teaching tool.
EPPD officer struck by vehicle Saturday morning on I-10 East
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:51:39 MST
An El Paso police officer suffered minor injuries when was struck by a vehicle Saturday morning on Interstate 10 East in East El Paso.
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