Amarillo ties record low
amarillo.com / Sat, 07 Dec 2013 22:58:27 +0000
A record low was tied in Amarillo as single-digit temperatures moved in Friday night.
Nicholas Fenner, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service Amarillo office, said the weekend temperature dropped to 3 degrees by early Saturday, tying the city’s record low.
“The last time it reached 3 degrees was back in 2005,” he said.
According to the meteorologist, Borger also tied its 2005 record low temperature of 5 degrees.
There were some places in the Texas Panhandle that experienced below-zero temperatures.
Pye named regional publisher for Marshall, Panola
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 04:00:00 -0600
Longtime newspaper executive Jerry Pye has been named regional publisher of the Marshall News Messenger and Panola Watchman. The appointment, which is effective Monday, was announced by Stephen McHane
PolitiFact: Recaps of recent fact checks
Statesman.com / Sat, 07 Dec 2013 19:00:00 -0600
Statement: “Firearms homicides are down about 40 percent” since Texas passed concealed-gun permit ...
Feds give mixed signal on El Paso schools probe
ReporterNews.com / Sat, 07 Dec 2013 23:32:00 -0000
Federal education agency officials say they won't pursue potential civil rights violations from a cheating scheme at El Paso public schools, though the school district may not be totally in the clear.
Person dies after car plunges into Dallas-area lake
ReporterNews.com / Sat, 07 Dec 2013 20:30:00 -0000
The victim's body has been taken to the Tarrant County medical examiner.
Parade slated in Vernon
timesrecordnews.com / Sat, 07 Dec 2013 23:39:00 -0000
The eighth annual Christmas on the Western Trail Lighted Parade and Booths around the Square will be Saturday in downtown Vernon.
Pantry workers see more hungry people because of federal cuts
Snow, ice, deep-freeze hit large swath of US
ReporterNews.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 00:16:00 -0000
A late fall cold snap that has gripped much of the country is being blamed for a handful of deaths and has forced people to deal with frigid temperatures, power outages by the thousands and treacherous roads.
Cattle recovery seen on horizon
myplainview.com / Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:11:00 -0600
It’s a drought that has blazed a blistering and painful sunburn across the Texas landscape. And like a row of falling dominoes, the extreme lack of moisture in the past few years has had an adverse ca
Federal laws limit schools’ disclosure of discipline
ReporterNews.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 03:58:00 -0000
Abilene ISD follows a process when students are arrested/charged.
Club calendar, 12/8
GoSanAngelo.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 09:00:00 -0000
Upcoming club meetings and events. To include your club or organization in the calendar, send your information to email@example.com.
GoSanAngelo.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 00:26:00 -0000
Critter Shack adoption event, Christmas at Old Fort Concho, “Dashing through the Snow”
Advisory group to tour animal shelter
news-journal.com / Sun, 08 Dec 2013 04:00:00 -0600
The Animal Shelter Advisory Committee will tour and inspect the Humane Society of Northeast Texas shelter when it meets Monday.
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