Men arrested on car burglary charges
Longview police followed a witness’ description to a Longview parking lot late Tuesday where they arrested two men on vehicle burglary charges and recovered items taken earlier that night.
Marshall police MVPs cited for cooperation
The Marshall Police Department has named Lt. Patrick Clayton, Sgt. Andy Nixon and Officers Tyler Owens, Kenny Phillips and Lakeldrick Adams as this week’s MVPs for their quick work and attention to de
First witness for train wreck trial talks about deceased friend
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:31:00 -0600
Chief Warrant Officer Mike Morris, the first witness to be called on Wednesday in the trial for the Nov. 15, 2012, crash between a parade float and a train, spoke about his friend, Chief Warrant Offic
McDonald’s CEO steps down as sales decline
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:12:50 MST
NEW YORK (AP) - McDonald's CEO Don Thompson is stepping down as the world's biggest hamburger chain fights to hold onto customers and transform its image.
01-29-15 Career going full circle for retiring PHS associate principal
myplainview.com / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:24:00 -0600
On her final day on the job Friday, Linda Eversole’s career as an educator will come full circle.
Theater group to hold NYC showcase
Whether it’s “Seasons of Love,” “All I Ask of You,” “I Dreamed a Dream” or “Defying Gravity,” fans of musical theater are in luck this weekend as Theatre Longview puts on a Broadway showcase to raise
Elysian Fields High School students perform in region band
Elysian Fields band students performed in a concert Jan. 17 at New Diana High School.
Motion targets Tiede charge
The attorney for convicted killer Bernie Tiede argues in a motion filed in Carthage that a pending theft charge against him should be dismissed because the former assistant mortician’s homosexuality p
Sun Metro move may help clear Downtown site for future development
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:43:14 MST
Sun Metro's new $27 million transit and operations center in East El Paso is fully operational, with nearly all of its fleet cleared from the former Union Depot. The move further clears the old site — and potentially its adjacent railyards — as the potential location for future Downtown development that could include a multipurpose arena, Hispanic cultural center or children's museum.
2015 Unity Honors luncheon set today
The 2015 Unity Honors luncheon — honoring Longview-area residents who have been leaders in the pursuit of social justice and racial equality — is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Maude Cobb
Community celebrates man, woman of the year with luncheon
amarillo.com / Thu, 29 Jan 2015 03:46:44 +0000
Laughs and tears were shared by Tom Cambridge and Carol Lovelady, the 2014 Amarillo Globe-News Man and Woman of the Year, as nearly 500 people gathered Wednesday to honor them at an Amarillo Civic Center Complex luncheon.
“This is quite an honor,” Cambridge said. “I was really surprised, even though Jon Mark (Beilue) had slipped up on me and interviewed me about something else.”
Cambridge, 79, said he reads the paper every day and, like most recipients, was surprised to see his picture Jan. 1, especially since he usually checks the obituaries first.
Hallsville schools lose power
HALLSVILE — Hallsville High School and North Elementary School lost electricity Wednesday afternoon, officials reported.
Chapel builders find place to stay
myplainview.com / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:53:00 -0600
A local business man has opened his accommodations for a team of church builders looking for a place to stay.
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