Arlington man sentenced to 22 years in family’s death
Former assistant chief questioned on double billing
amarillo.com / Wed, 01 Apr 2015 02:50:57 +0000
Shortly before Assistant Police Chief Perry Gilmore resigned Tuesday, he relinquished nine days of vacation after the Amarillo Globe-News raised questions about instances when he was paid by the city and Amarillo College for teaching seminars on the same days.
Gilmore, who earned a salary of more than $124,000 last year, was paid $4,000 to teach a weeklong crisis management seminar at AC and also was on the Police Department’s payroll for the week of March 19-23, 2013, according to college vouchers and police payroll records.
Affidavit: 17-year-old allegedly assaults and robs Midland resident
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:21:00 -0500
A 17-year-old Midland man was arrested Monday in a case related to the robbery of a residence near the Neely Avenue and Midland Drive intersection, according to court documents.
Wisconsin lender GSF Mortgage opens first El Paso office
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:48:16 MDT
GSF Mortgage, a national home mortgage lender, has opened its first El Paso office, the Wisconsin-based company announced Tuesday.
Accident closes bridge in Spaghetti Bowl in Central El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:33:44 MDT
A bridge connecting U.S. 54 South to Interstate 10 West in Central El Paso is closed this evening because of a serious traffic accident, police said.
New project-based learning program coming to Irvin, Franklin
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:31:57 MDT
Franklin and Irvin high schools will offer as many as 300 students an entirely different way to learn in the fall with the addition of a project-based learning program called New Tech Network.
U.S. Rep. Will Hurd to speak at ‘Pizza and Politics’ roundtable in Horizon City
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:48:46 MDT
U.S. Rep Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, will talk to El Paso area business operators today about health care, taxes, border security, and other issues at the "Pizza and Politics" roundtable at the Peter Piper Pizza restaurant in Horizon City.
Dallas woman stole nurse’s identity to work at hospice companies
Lawmakers compromise over oil regulation bill
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:45:00 -0500
A Texas House committee revisited a bill Monday that would limit local governments’ ability to regulate oil and gas operations within their jurisdiction. The bill, initially filed in response to Dento
Mayor nixes proposed rule for placing El Paso City Council agenda items
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:37:24 MDT
Mayor Oscar Leeser nixed a City Council proposal requiring that at least three city representatives agree on an item before it could be posted on the council's meeting agenda.
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