Police: Family of 5 dead in Maine
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:52:31 MDT
SACO, Maine (AP) - Police say five members of a Maine family have been found dead.
Three men stabbed at house party in far East El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:16:32 MDT
The El Paso police Gang Unit is investigating after three men were stabbed early Sunday at a house party on the far East Side.
‘Speak Your Mind Texas’ Campaign sparks discussion about help for mental illness
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:11:00 -0500
Odessan Heather McKenzie remembers when her smart, athletic teenage son first started showing signs of mental illness.
Border Region services
Among the services offered by the Border Region Behavioral Health Center is teaching new skills and developing existing ones for patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
WWII veteran’s family celebrates
About 100 members of the Reyna and Leal families got together Saturday in Mirando City for a happy occasion for a change.
Two men accused of dismembering Juárez woman
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:42:36 MDT
Two men have been arrested for allegedly killing and dismembering a Juárez woman last month, Chihuahua state prosecutors said.
Today in history for Monday, July 28, 2014
amarillo.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:19:11 +0000
■ In 1540, King Henry VIII’s chief minister, Thomas Cromwell, was executed, the same day Henry married his fifth wife, Catherine Howard.
■ In 1655, French dramatist and novelist Cyrano de Bergerac, the inspiration for a play by Edmond Rostand, died in Paris at age 36.
■ In 1794, Maximilien Robespierre, a leading figure of the French Revolution, was sent to the guillotine.
■ In 1821, Peru declared its independence from Spain.
■ In 1928, the Summer Olympic games opened in Amsterdam.
AQHA announces plans to restructure, reduce staff
amarillo.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:10:58 +0000
The American Quarter Horse Association announced a major restructuring of the Amarillo fixture including a reduction of staff.
The international headquarters, in Amarillo since 1946, is taking its first steps in the reorganization to address business and financial needs while also preparing for the retirement of Executive Vice President Don Treadway.
Ex-judge named to state panel
news-journal.com / Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Gov. Rick Perry has named retired Longview Family Court Judge Robin Sage to lead a six-member panel that recommends legislation to lawmakers in Austin.
Suspects sought in vehicles thefts
Laredo police are asking for the community’s help in identifying people seen driving stolen vehicles.
Calendar for Monday, July 28, 2014
amarillo.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:18:52 +0000
“The Comedy of Errors”: 8:30 p.m. Pioneer Amphitheatre in Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Tickets $10. 806-655-2181 or www.texas-show.com.
Old Tascosa Cycling Club ride: 6:30 p.m. Gander Mountain, 10300 W. Interstate 40. 806-223-8328 or www.oldtascosacycling.com.
David Waddle: 6:30 p.m. The Big Texan Steak Ranch Beer Garden, 7701 E. Interstate 40. No cover. 806-372-6000.
El Paso airman Steven McNeely’s action in Afghanistan helps repel attack
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:11:13 MDT
El Paso Airman Steven McNeely helped repel a violent insurgent attack at the Kabul International Airport in Afghanistan on July 17, according to a statement from Air Force officials.
Rio Grande Valley