Drought continues to worsen
timesrecordnews.com / Wed, 11 Dec 2013 19:12:00 -0000
Lake levels continue to drop as the area plunges deeper into natural disaster
Carver students create duct tape Christmas tree
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:00:00 -0600
One Carver Center student’s idea to construct an entire Christmas tree out of duct tape transformed into a project that involved every student and was ultimately donated to the Museum of the Southwest
Carriage company to make first tour of Gilmer
A horse and carriage will be available for use Saturday at Gilmer’s Yulefest, and soon will be a regular sight in the city.
Kilgore golf course to get improvements
The Kilgore City Council on Tuesday approved spending $20,000 on improvements to Meadowbrook Country Club.
Current Lake Levels (Dec. 9)
timesrecordnews.com / Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:26:00 -0000
Current Lake Levels for Dec. 9, 2013 are:
TSTC graduates 51, four-fifths have jobs
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Thu, 12 Dec 2013 04:00:00 -0600
More than 50 Texas State Technical College students were eligible for graduation this semester and the local college reports that 81 percent of fall graduates have already been placed into jobs.
Group holds annual event for troops serving abroad
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 12 Dec 2013 00:21:00 -0600
After outlining their tiny handprints on the inside of a care package destined for Afghanistan, three little boys lined up before a buffet of goodies during the 10th annual Christmas For Our Troops pa
Man of the hours
Don Ruckelshausen isn’t likely to come up with an excuse not to do something.
Officials consider turning bases ‘warm’ or ‘cold’ to keep them open
Air Force talk of “warm” and “cold” basing sounds like a game of “You’re getting warmer,” but it could be the opposite of fun for communities relying on Air Force installations to drive local economies.
Longview police department gets new officers
The Longview Police Department welcomed four new officers to the force during a commissioning ceremony Wednesday morning at the police station.
Tom Green Co. HR director up for county clerk
About 20 people showed up despite the cold to attend the formal announcement by Terry Mobley, director of human resources for Tom Green County, to run for county clerk in the March 4 primary elections.
Aggravated robbery suspect back in jail
GoSanAngelo.com / Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:28:00 -0000
A San Angelo man accused of demanding money then stabbing another man at a truck dealership is back in jail following a summer indictment.
San Angeloan accused of unauthorized use of vehicles
GoSanAngelo.com / Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:55:00 -0000
A San Angelo man was arrested twice this month on charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle, according to Tom Green County records.
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