‘I am back’
news-journal.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0500
MARSHALL — After collapsing during football practice, eighth-grader Khalil Wallace is back.
Confused by polls measuring voter intentions? Look to history
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:32:00 -0500
If you’re confused by the plethora of polls purporting to measure the key 2014 midterm Senate and House races, you’re not alone. You’d probably do better by ignoring the numbers and reviewing midterm
Man killed Sunday night in rollover crash
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:04:00 -0500
A man was killed late Sunday after being ejected during a one-vehicle rollover crash on the north service road of Interstate 20, according to the Midland Police Department.
Guilty pleas for Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:45:00 -0500
Guilty pleas accepted and sentences imposed Oct. 6-10 by District Judges George D. Gilles, Robin Malone Darr, Elizabeth B. Leonard and Rodney W. Satterwhite:
Parties: Turnout key to election
news-journal.com / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:03 -0500
Texans are a little more than two weeks from an election that seems to be drawing more activity than non-presidential years usually do.
Shale producers face consequences of success
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:00:00 -0500
Small independent exploration and production companies ignited the U.S. shale boom that has flooded the market with crude, but the risk of an oil glut now threatens the same companies that created it.
Experts: Get ready to fight flu
amarillo.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:46:17 +0000
Lost in the shuffle of all the recent news stories and talk about Ebola and West Africa and air travel is a problem that many health experts say is even more important — the flu.
It’s easy to find numerous references to the idea that “Ebola is bad, but flu is worse.” And Amarillo health professionals also say that idea has some merit.
Jarrod Hayes, a pharmacist at Southpark Pharmacy, said that’s because the flu virus is so easily spread between people.
Ceremony pays tribute to woman stabbed to death
amarillo.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:44:29 +0000
“Her goal was to make people happy,” said April Leimer, best friend of Holly Elizabeth Combs.
Leimer was among dozens of Combs’ friends and family members in attendance as they released balloons for their friend and loved one Sunday afternoon at West Hill Park.
Combs died Oct. 11, hours after a stabbing Oct. 10 at 6th Street Saloon, 609 S. independence St. William Chet Stewart, Combs’ husband, faces a first-degree felony murder charge in the stabbing.
Felony arrests for Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:30:00 -0500
Victor R. Brown, 48, of Midland was charged Saturday with theft.
Bed catches fire in Midland home, no injuries
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:40:00 -0500
A woman likely will be displaced from her home after her bed caught fire Sunday night and caused significant smoke damage throughout the house.
Letters to the Editor for Oct. 19
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:14:00 -0500
City should keep lanes painted
Rio Grande Valley