Commissioners discuss putting Boogie Woogie funding on election ballot
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sat, 26 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The possibility of having an item on an election ballot regarding funding for the Birthplace of Boogie Woogie Program could become a reality after a discussion by city commissioners Thursday.
Wesleyan Law alumni file complaint with bar association against A&M
Eliot Shapleigh: Rick Perry border-troops order is only about politics
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:08:41 MDT
I am a fifth-generation resident of El Paso, Texas. For 14 years, I proudly served as a Texas state senator from El Paso, a community of patriotic, resilient and hardworking Texans perched right on the U.S., Texas and New Mexico borders.
East El Paso crime log: Street racing arrests
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:27:34 MDT
Street racing, a car burglary and an observant officer spots a "beer run" in progress in recent cases at the El Paso Police Pebble Hills Regional Command.
Chat live Monday with El Paso City Manager Tommy Gonzalez
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:36 MDT
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Tarrant County official cited in dispute says she ‘gently pushed’ husband
WFAA report: John Wiley Price arrested on federal bribery, tax charges
Fritch fire donations near $1M
amarillo.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:28:35 +0000
Two and a half months after the Double Diamond Fire destroyed more than 200 homes in Fritch, relief donations continue to build and a total damage estimate — hovering at $5 million — is becoming clearer.
In the wake of the fire, monetary and material donations descended in an avalanche on Fritch. Nearly $1 million has been donated to organizations helping the relief efforts, according to agency reports.
“The initial response was great,” said Julie Winters, Hutchinson County United Way executive director. “I have been amazed.”
Train hits utility truck
LMTonline.com / Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:15:13 -0500
A Union Pacific train struck a utility truck Friday after the vehicle disregarded flashing warning signs at a railroad crossing in La Salle County, authorities said.
Grandfather of man accused of fatally beating El Paso police officer testifies
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:05:58 MDT
The grandfather of a 19-year-old man charged with fatally beating an El Paso police officer testified Friday that he had discussed temper issues with his grandson in the past.
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