Consultant says YISD should propose new bond sale
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:24:10 MDT
The Ysleta Independent School District needs to return to voters with a revised bond sale proposal as quickly as possible, consultants said Wednesday.
Sea lion impaled with spear rescued in Southern California
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 19:38:31 -0500
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A giant sea lion impaled by a homemade spear is recovering at SeaWorld after being rescued just off the Southern California coast.
Grand jury returns 16 felony indictments
myplainview.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 15:39:00 -0500
The Hale County grand jury on May 21, following its May session, returned 16 felony indictments against 14 individuals.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 18:16:11 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were:
County expenses in biker cases could have major budget impact
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 19:01:00 -0500
As lawyers threaten civil rights lawsuits, seek bond reductions and clamor that their biker clients have done nothing wrong, McLennan County is spending $7,958 a day to house those jailed in the May 1
Ex-Socorro city Rep. Jesus “Jesse” Gandara Jr. found guilty of bribery
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:09:46 MDT
Former Socorro city Rep. Jesus "Jesse" Gandara Jr. was found guilty Wednesday of bribery in a scheme targeting the owners of the Licon Dairy in exchange for their support to annex a portion of San Elizario.
Wishful thinking: What we’d bid on at a classic car auction
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 28 May 2015 00:15:00 -0500
When Midlander Gene Plunk puts 10 of his classic vehicles on the auction block Saturday, it will be hard not to drool over his beautiful collection.
3 hurt as 4 tornadoes hit Hemphill County
amarillo.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:43:32 +0000
Three workers were injured Wednesday after one of four reported tornadoes struck a drilling rig north of Canadian, Hemphill County Sheriff James Pearson said.
One person was impaled through the abdomen, while another suffered injuries to the face that were not considered life-threatening, said Julie Boydston, Hemphill County Sheriff’s Office jail administrator. The third victim received minor injuries. All three were transported by ambulance to a hospital in Amarillo, Boydston said.
Baltimore residents fearful amid rash of homicides
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:43:46 -0500
BALTIMORE (AP) — Antoinette Perrine has barricaded her front door since her brother was killed three weeks ago on a basketball court near her home in the Harlem Park neighborhood of West Baltimore. Sh
US negotiator in nuke talks with Iran to leave job in summer
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 21:52:59 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's lead nuclear negotiator is leaving her post this summer, by which point the U.S. hopes to have reached an accord with Iran.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:34:08 -0500
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
Disabled students funneled out for truancy file complaint
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 19:10:42 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Disabled students say they were charged with truancy and funneled out of public schools, according to an official complaint they filed Wednesday, accusing 13 districts and the Tex
Making the Grade for May 27, 2015
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 27 May 2015 16:42:00 -0500
Two Midlanders are among the more than 2,000 students who are winners of college-sponsored National Merit Scholarships.
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