Small plane crashes in Rusk County
news-journal.com / Fri, 24 May 2013 04:00:00 -0500
No injuries were reported from the crash of a small aircraft in Rusk County near Elderville about 7 p.m. Thursday. Sgt David Roberts, spokesman for the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office, confirmed the smal
Two ETBU players arrested for gunfire outside officer’s home
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Fri, 24 May 2013 04:00:00 -0500
WASKOM — Two East Texas Baptist University football players were arrested earlier this week after allegedly discharging a firearm in front of an off-duty Waskom police officer’s home.
Top grads-to-be honored at Rotary Club banquet
ReporterNews.com / Fri, 24 May 2013 02:43:00 -0000
Seventy-one graduating seniors were honored at the annual banquet.
Pflugerville student honors veterans with display
Statesman.com / Thu, 23 May 2013 20:37:39 -0500
Chad Gouge plans a future with the military, and he’s already honoring those who ...
City Council indefinitely postpones decision on ‘super graphic sign’ ordinance
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 24 May 2013 03:16:24 +0000
Master developer Delbert McDougal’s proposal to allow “super graphic signs” on a handful of downtown Lubbock high-rises could be put on display another day.
The City Council voted Thursday, May 23, to indefinitely postpone a scheduled public hearing and vote on McDougal’s request to appeal a Planning and Zoning Commission decision last month denying his request to incorporate the signs for downtown development.
“We don’t know when or if it will be brought to council,” Mayor Glen Robertson said.
Mother, children hospitalized after I-20 rollover
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 May 2013 23:45:31 -0500
A mother and her three children were hospitalized with injuries that weren't life threatening after their mid-size SUV flipped onto an Interstate 20 service road, according to a Department of Public S
Sanitation inspectors try to keep public safe from poor food handling practices
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 23 May 2013 23:35:28 +0000
Soiled can openers.
Food dumped in hand sinks.
Raw chicken getting a little too close to ready-to-eat salads.
There are a variety of potentially stomach-churning mistakes Lubbock restaurants rack up among the most common food-safety violations from the city’s environmental health inspectors, and most are easy to avoid, food safety experts said.
Seniors’ pets treated to free health care day
The Animal Birth Control Clinic serviced 18 pets, providing free vaccinations, flea treatments, heart worm prevention and spay/neuter surgeries as needed.
San Angelo-area news in brief, 5/24
GoSanAngelo.com / Fri, 24 May 2013 02:34:00 -0000
SAISD trustees sworn in Tuesday; Convergence of planets coming; Subscriptions for Arts at ASU sold; County jail books 19 in 24-hour period
Dust hits Lubbock but storm misses
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 24 May 2013 05:35:18 +0000
Lubbock and the surrounding areas dealt with a dust storm, hail, a tornado warning and rain Thursday, May 23, but no serious damage had been reported by late Thursday, May 23.
National Weather Service officials issued a hazardous weather outlook report early Thursday morning that included Lubbock and the rest of the South Plains.
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