A day to speak out
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The beautiful sunshine drew several community members, law enforcement officers and elected officials to downtown’s Telegraph Park Tuesday to help spread awareness about a topic that’s not so pretty,
Obama commutes Texas sentence made longer by typo
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:12:00 -0500
President Barack Obama used the unique power of the nation's highest office Tuesday to correct a typo.
SA Express-News: El Paso man who urinated on Alamo gets 18-month sentence
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:18:49 MDT
SAN ANTONIO - Remember not to relieve yourself on the Alamo.
AISD students will attend classes Friday
ReporterNews.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:42:00 -0000
AISD have to make up two wintry weather days.
EPISD leaders criticized for changes to campus schedules, teacher position cuts
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:50:43 MDT
Teachers, custodians and parents questioned the transparency of El Paso Independent School District leaders at Tuesday's board meeting as changes are made to campus schedules and teacher positions are cut.
›› Photos: Protesters at EPISD Board of Managers meeting
2 dead after ferry sinks off South Korean coast
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:45:22 MDT
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Dozens of boats, helicopters and divers scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and injuring 14, officials said.
Vehicle strikes pole at Motel 6
amarillo.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:26:21 +0000
Authorities said a vehicle hit a pole at Motel 6 on the east side of Amarillo.
No injuries were reported, officials said.
Officials said a red van, driving westbound on the Interstate 40 access road, ran a stop sign and hit a blue sedan. The sedan, driving northbound on South Bolton Street, then hit a pole at Motel 6, 4301 E. Interstate 40,from the impact of the crash.
Each vehicle had one occupant, officials said.
Calendar for Wednesday, April 16, 2014
amarillo.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:35:52 +0000
Old Tascosa Cycling Club ride: 6:30 p.m. Gander Mountain, 10300 W. Interstate 40. 806-223-8328 or www.oldtascosacycling.com.
Paul Goad: 6 p.m. Cowboy Gelato, 2806 S.W. Sixth Ave. No cover. 806-376-5286.
Leather Man: 6 p.m. Jorge’s Mexican Bar and Grill, 6051 S. Bell St. No cover. 806-354-2141.
The Solano Project: 6 p.m. Ruby Tequila’s Mexican Kitchen, 2001 S. Georgia St. No cover. 806-358-7829.
Conaway: EPA “would love to eliminate fracturing”
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:08:00 -0500
U.S. Rep Mike Conaway on Tuesday declared “The Environmental Protection Agency would love to eliminate hydraulic fracturing.”
Four bands win UIL Sweepstakes honors
ReporterNews.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:29:00 -0000
Abilene and area bands are judged in concert and sightreading contests.
San Angelo-area news in brief, 4/16
GoSanAngelo.com / Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:03:00 -0000
Man pleads guilty to child porn charge; No injuries reported in two-vehicle crash; ASU Orchestra schedules concert; Fill the Boot event to benefit MDA; Style show, lunch set at country club; Singer/songwriter featured at show; Shakespearean play reading set at ASU; County jail books 25 in 24-hour period
Big Country calendar for April 16, 2014-15
ReporterNews.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:21:00 -0000
Abilene and Big Country meetings and events.
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