With $5 bets and long-shot hopes, Grand Prairie gambles on Lone Star Park
star-telegram.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:52:21 CDT
The track brings 900 jobs, $30 million to the city
Mayor Jensen: Lone Star needs gaming to survive
Simulcast racing will reopen after a 1-day shutdown… Click to Continue »
Belton US 190 lane closure set Tuesday night
tdtnews.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:17:00 -0500
The right lane of westbound US 190 in Belton will be closed from 7 p.m. Tuesday to 7 a.m. Wednesday between Interstate 35 and Connell Street while crews remove rumble strips and lay new pavement in th
Grand opening: College football starts, playoff talk begins
wacotrib.com / Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:56:56 -0500
No sport season starts better than college football.
Soyuz carrying 3-man crew blasts off for orbiting station
wacotrib.com / Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:32:45 -0500
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian, a Dane and a Kazakh blasted off on Wednesday for a two-day trip to the International Space Station.
Man and officer wounded, dog killed in police address mix-up
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:49:15 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — A man shot by police officers who went to the wrong Atlanta house ran bleeding outside where a neighbor heard him asking, "Why did they come in my house? Why did they shoot me? Why did
Dove hunting season should be ‘Texas holiday’
ReporterNews.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:07:01 GMT
Hunters hit the fields Tuesday morning for the start of dove season, which for some is all about camaraderie
Man arrested in stabbing at West El Paso motel
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 1 Sep 2015 21:10:23 MDT
A man wanted in connection with a gang-related stabbing at a West El Paso motel last month was arrested in Phoenix on Tuesday by the U.S. Marshals Service, officials said.
Asian stock markets fluctuate on signs of China support
wacotrib.com / Wed, 02 Sep 2015 01:04:49 -0500
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks recovered from sharp losses in volatile trading Wednesday as investor sentiment improved amid reports of renewed Chinese government efforts to bolster share prices.
Ducks, turtles get new homes as Bedford lake is dredged
star-telegram.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:44:03 CDT
Dredging will make lake healthier for wildlife
Turtles, bass and other wildlife are being moved
Ducks are coaxed to nearby creek channel… Click to Continue »
Prosecutors announce settlement in Arkansas minerals case
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:41:30 -0500
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Arkansas say an energy company has agreed to pay the U.S. government $950,000 to settle a mineral trespass case.
Man drowns at Palo Duro Lake
amarillo.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:56:45 +0000
A man drowned in Palo Duro Lake over the weekend after attempting to swim across Horse Creek.
On Sunday, Hansford County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding a drowning at the lake, which is located northeast of Spearman.
When deputies arrived at the lake, Pedro
Sheriff Tim Glass said the man was attempting to race his friends across “a small gap in the creek” when the accident occurred.
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:02:10 -0500
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
The Latest: Search goes on for suspect in officer’s slaying
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:53:13 -0500
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):
Rio Grande Valley