Plainview prepared for natural disaster
myplainview.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 20:45:00 -0500
While the City of Plainview has not seen a tornado since 1973, the city still tries to stay up with technology and has a system in place if a natural disaster like tornadoes were to strike Plainview.
Rockhounds taking donations for Oklahoma tornado relief
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 21 May 2013 16:27:00 -0500
The Midland Rockhounds will be taking cash and check donations until 7 p.m. Tuesday to provide relief for those affected by the tornado in Moore, Okla.
Fort Worth considering new pay arrangement for injured cop
Turf battle threatens safety investigation at West
Statesman.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 19:32:57 -0500
More than a month after the devastating explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, a ...
TXU funds Energy Aid
timesrecordnews.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 05:00:00 -0000
Marking the 30th anniversary of its Energy Aid program, which over the last 10 years has helped more than 4,000 Wichita Falls residents with electric bill payments, TXU is investing an additional $5 million in the effort.
Midlanders step into action following deadly Oklahoma tornado
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 21 May 2013 23:23:00 -0500
Midland jewelers take donations for tornado aftermath
Small schools worry about impact of CSCOPE’s end
GoSanAngelo.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 02:36:00 -0000
Chad Kelly remembers when he started teaching at Robstown High School in South Texas.
San Angelo-area news in brief, 5/22
GoSanAngelo.com / Tue, 21 May 2013 22:12:00 -0000
‘Art Attack’ planned Saturday at mall; Business Women mark 90 years; WASP event to have restored Skytrain; Washuntara concert slated for Sunday; Community band set to perform; Bike ride to benefit wounded warriors; Registration open for ag safety day; County jail books 37 in 24-hour period
Mom talks about missing cheerleader found dead
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 21 May 2013 16:21:00 -0500
LUBBOCK, Texas — The mother of a 13-year-old West Texas cheerleader found dead in March said Tuesday that since her daughter went missing more than two years ago she had feared the worst, including t
Organizations mobilize tornado relief
amarillo.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 04:14:03 +0000
Organizations across the Texas Panhandle are preparing to offer disaster relief to Moore, Okla., after the area was devastated by a massive tornado Monday afternoon.
Martha Riddlespurger, American Red Cross Texas Panhandle chapter emergency services field inspector, said the chapter is on standby, but no volunteers have been deployed to Oklahoma.
“We’re waiting to see, since we’re supposed to have severe weather in this area and region,” said Riddlespurger, referring to severe weather expected to arrive in the Amarillo area Thursday.
Gregg County announces most-wanted list
news-journal.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 04:00:00 -0500
Six East Texans have made it onto the Gregg County Crime Stoppers’ list of most-wanted people.
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.
4-H horse show to gallop into Abilene for five more years after this summer
ReporterNews.com / Wed, 22 May 2013 01:00:00 -0000
The Taylor County Expo Center beat out Brazos County and Waco facilities to host the State 4-H Horse Show through 2018.
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