New swine barn dedicated at Harvest Festival in Longview
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Wednesday to dedicate the opening of the Harvest Festival and Livestock Show Swine Barn at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center.
Calendar for Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014
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12 x 12 show and auction: 7 p.m.; preview party at 6 p.m. Amarillo Museum of Art, 2200 S. Van Buren St. Admission $12 or $24 for preview party. 806-371-5050 or www
Dan Lesperance: 6 p.m. Wild Bill’s Fillin’ Station, 3514 S.W. Sixth Ave. No cover. 806-372-4500.
Mike Fuller: 6:30 p.m. Fire Slice Pizzeria, 7306 S.W. 34th Ave. No cover. 806-331-2232.
Todrick Hall to star in MTV series 10-23-14
myplainview.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:56:00 -0500
A semi-finalist on American Idol in 2010, Plainview native Todrick Hall will star in his own reality show series in 2015 on MTV.
Barrett again vying for position
James Roy “J.R.” Barrett, Democratic candidate for Pct. 4 county commissioner, is vying for the position again because of his great desire to help the taxpayer.
Halloween or football? Some towns have to pick, and some East Texas families split
When Halloween falls on a Friday in communities where high school football is king, it’s time to reschedule the holiday.
MPD hands out purple ribbons to honor victims of domestic violence
Early Wednesday morning, Marshall Police Chief Eddie Campa and several officers handed out dozens of purple ribbons to Wal-Mart shoppers and others in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month,
Oil patch infrastructure ranges from downhole to Wi-Fi
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:21:00 -0500
ODESSA — The booming Permian Basin has strained the region’s infrastructure, including roads, electricity, water and housing.
Hallsville students, teacher love ‘drama’ of theater class
A study in the “Champions of Change” cited theater arts as a source for “gains in reading proficiency, gains in self-concept and motivation, and higher levels of empathy and tolerance towards others”
Search for city manager narrows to 4 candidates
The search for a city manager is close to complete as city staff and commissioners prepare to interview the four candidates considered for the position this week.
Ebarb: Now is right time to serve
Jay Ebarb, Republican candidate for Pct. 4 county commissioner, wants to serve in the best interest of the county, which is why he is vying for the spot in the Nov. 4 general election.
Containment eluded Texas leaders in Ebola emergency
AUSTIN — When the Ebola virus first arrived in Texas, Gov. Rick Perry greeted the grave news with trademark swagger.
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