Car registration, inspection process moves to one sticker beginning March
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Texas is combining its registration and inspection stickers.
5 Questions with Kathleen Kirwan-Haynie
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:45:00 -0600
A native of Midland, Kathleen Kirwan-Haynie works as the development director of Community and Senior Services — which operates the popular program, Meals On Wheels — to improve the lives of seniors a
Black History Month profile: Longtime educator Arthur Champion changed lives
amarillo.com / Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:11:51 +0000
Editor’s note: This is one feature in a series profiling some of Amarillo’s African-American trailblazers as part of Black History Month. The next feature will appear Friday.
Arthur G. “Champ” Champion was a longtime educator and school administrator who changed the lives of many African-Americans from the time he arrived in Amarillo up until his death.
He was born March 28, 1908, in Greenville to Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Champion. Education was important in the Champion household.
As a high school student, Champion knew he would be an educator.
Beilue: 1-sided games are a problem
amarillo.com / Sun, 01 Feb 2015 02:00:42 +0000
When is a basketball win no longer a win but an embarrassing farce? When are games no longer competition but simply debacles?
How about this one from a California high school girls game nearly three weeks ago — Arroyo Valley 161, Bloomington 2. But, hey, it was only 104-1 at halftime in which coach Michael Anderson used a full-court press the entire time.
Buffalo roam restored habitat
amarillo.com / Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:59:45 +0000
QUITAQUE — A full-grown bull briefly looks up from his meal as you drive through his territory. The great creature briefly ponders the sight of you and your vehicle, then returns to the pasture on which he’s grazing.
Caprock Canyons State Park is one of the few places you’re able to see buffalo, and you’re lucky you can even see them there. North America’s bison herd once thinned dangerously close to extinction.
“Bison were being slaughtered by the thousands,” said Park Superintendent Donald Beard.
Longview students show skills at district science fair
news-journal.com / Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Foster Middle School seventh-grader Robert “Bobby” Hough III was dancing and singing following his first-place win Saturday at the Longview ISD Science Fair at Lobo Coliseum.
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