County approves locking in fuel prices for new year
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The Harrison County Commissioners Court took action Monday to lock in fuel prices at a fixed rate again, to help protect the county’s budget for the upcoming 2015 fiscal year.
Comptroller candidate pans GOP accounting
The Texas comptroller should be ruffling the feathers of the governor and Legislature, a Democrat seeking the state’s top accountant position said Monday in Longview.
Plane Talk 07-27-14
myplainview.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:39:00 -0500
Rowlett man accused of sending hundreds of hoax white powder letters
APD steps up distracted driving enforcement efforts
amarillo.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:57:06 +0000
The Amarillo Police Department has added distracted driving, especially using handheld cell phones, to the list of traffic safety issues it will address with $161,000 in federal funding to pay officers overtime.
Man accused of threat
LMTonline.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 02:26:38 -0500
A man accused of threatening an assistant district attorney after a jury convicted his brother of aggravated assault has been taken into custody, authorities said Monday.
Arlington man, employee sentenced for food stamp scheme at Dallas store
Balloon pilots blessed before hitting skies
Hours before the U.S. National Championship was to take flight early today, balloon officials took a moment Monday to pray a blessing over pilots, asking for protection and for a vigorous competition.
Miniature Schnauzer, hound breed win dog show
A Miniature Schnauzer and Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen took home the top daily prizes this weekend at the Longview Kennel Club’s All Breed Dog show.
Was that a drone?
myplainview.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:37:00 -0500
WAS THAT A DRONE WE TESTED AT THE BOTANICAL GARDEN?
New Arlington skate park shut down because of graffiti
Increased valuation creates balanced budget for MISD
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:00 -0500
Midland ISD will have a budget in the black for the upcoming year — no tax increase needed — Superintendent Ryder Warren announced at the board of trustees meeting Monday.
Local schools host student registration
amarillo.com / Tue, 29 Jul 2014 02:26:57 +0000
Registration for Amarillo Independent School District elementaries is scheduled for today and Wednesday.
Proof of residence is required, and Amarillo ISD will accept a utility bill, rent receipt or lease agreement from within the last 60 days; a recent mortgage statement; copy of tax return; tax receipt; or a contract to build or purchase a house.
Parents and guardians of kindergartners and new students should bring a birth certificate, immunization records and Social Security card.
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