Economist to discuss Rangerettes’ impact
Economist and East Texas native Ray Perryman is set to speak at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Kilgore College on a report detailing the economic impact of the Kilgore College Rangerettes.
Airlines receive lowest customer satisfaction ratings
timesrecordnews.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:07:00 -0000
Find out why airlines were given a 69 out of 100 possible points for the second year in a row in an annual consumer satisfaction survey.
Gregg County man faces charges of assaulting a child
The Gregg County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Longview man Tuesday on a charge of sexual assault of a child.
Head Start not helping students in the long run
timesrecordnews.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:00:00 -0000
Former Head Start students now in high school pass the STARR test at a rate at least 10 points below district students. Find out what might be the cause.
Crime Beat (April 24)
timesrecordnews.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0000
Police seek driver in vehicle assault
Man charged with murder in nursing home deaths
ReporterNews.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:29:00 -0000
Authorities have filed a capital murder charge against a Houston nursing home resident accused of using the armrest of his wheelchair to beat two of his roommates to death.
WOW one step closer to opening
City, police investigate Animal Control
amarillo.com / Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:28:54 +0000
Amarillo city officials said Wednesday an internal review for possible noncriminal policy violations will follow a police investigation into operations at the Animal Control Department.
Two employees are on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation, city spokeswoman Sonja Gross said. The city did not name the two employees, citing the suspensions as a personnel matter.
Gross said allegations were made against the Animal Control that warranted the investigation.
Texas commission to select contractor for $800 million Border Highway West extension
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:27:50 MDT
The Texas Transportation Commission will select a contractor for the $800 million completion of Loop 375 today, officials said.
Photo contest: Send us your El Paso Chihuahuas fan photos
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:27:03 MDT
Are you ready for Triple-A baseball in El Paso? Send us a photo showing your El Paso Chihuahuas fan gear before the team's home opener on Monday.
Original Burnett HQ getting marker
timesrecordnews.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:37:00 -0000
The site where Burk Burnett headquartered his first large ranching operation will be recognized with a Texas Historical Commission Marker at 10 a.m. Saturday at Highway 240 and Slama Road. The event is open to the public.
Greg Abbott: Pay teachers bonuses for high exam scores
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:26:18 MDT
HOUSTON (AP) - Republican Greg Abbott says that as Texas governor he would seek bonuses for high school teachers whose students perform well on college readiness exams.
Fraction of sales tax could help restore Baker Hotel, advocates say
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