news-journal.com / Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Here's a quick look at ongoing events and work planned this week in the Tyler and Atlanta districts:
Family of Texas man on Malaysia Airlines flight comforted by faith
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 9 Mar 2014 20:00:00 MDT
KELLER, Texas (AP) - The brothers of a North Texas man who was aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight that went missing over the South China Sea said Sunday their family is leaning on faith and holding out hope for good news about the man they last saw about a week ago.
San Angelo woman celebrates 103 years
After taking the title as Miss USA last year at Senior Care San Angelo, a health and rehabilitation center, Louise Crenwelge is once again in the spotlight. She is turning 103 years old.
For team, community
Water Valley’s Connor Copley, Brock Demere, Kellan Kirkland and Trae Hannon stood stoic, waiting to receive their Class 1A Division II state medals.
Road work, 3/10
TXDOT CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS U.S. 277 Construction of Super Two Passing Lane Project from U.S. 87 to Mineral Wells Road. The contractor will be performing crack sealing and seal-coat operations on passing lanes throughout the project. Please be alert for construction equipment and personnel throughout area. Expect delays. Please slow down and use caution when traveling through this area. Observe flagmen’s directions. Pilot vehicle will be used to direct traffic. Expect lane closures. U.S. 277 Construction of Super Two Passing Lane Project Allen Road to Schleicher County Road 300. The contractor is awaiting proper temperatures for the placement of the thin ...
New Mexico gay married couples ready for tax time
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 9 Mar 2014 18:05:06 MDT
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Some same-sex couples in New Mexico will get to experience for the first time what married couples go through every spring - sorting through joint tax returns.
‘Singing mayor’ stops by Midland for land commissioner campaign
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 10 Mar 2014 01:08:00 -0500
Before Democrat John Cook strummed a few guitar chords and sang “I Won’t Back Down,” the 68-year-old state land commissioner candidate compared his campaign against George P. Bush to a boxing match wi
Collecting disabled workers’ judgment from Big Country biz difficult
ReporterNews.com / Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:24:00 -0000
Nearly $6 million in judgment money and fines is due from Henry's Turkey Service of Goldthwaite.
Man stabbed at Riley’s Bar & Grill, suspect at large
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:15:00 -0500
Midland police are looking for a man Sunday after he allegedly stabbed another man outside of a Midland bar, according to the city’s public information officer.
U.S. needs to restock cattle ranches
Restocking of cattle ranches must take place before the nation can rebuild its cattle herd.
Wichita Falls’ auto event gives lift to Meals on Wheels
At first glance, the 2014 Wheels & Thrills Expo, held over the weekend in the MPEC Exhibit Hall, looked like nothing more than a super showroom.
Leaders mull levies for projects
If you put pencil to paper and add up the tax hikes or rate increases required to fix all the urgent needs facing Wichita Falls, a taxpayer with a $100,000 property may shoulder additional tax or rate increases of $272 annually, or $22.57 monthly, in the next two years.
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