Calendar for Thursday, May 28, 2015
amarillo.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:01:25 +0000
Mike Venable: 6 p.m. Cowboy Gelato, 2806 S.W. Sixth Ave. No cover. 806-376-5286.
Cimarron Moon: 6 p.m. Pescaraz Italian Restaurant, 3415 Bell St. No cover. 806-350-5430.
Dan Lesperance: 6 p.m. Wild Bill’s Fillin’ Station, 3514 S.W. Sixth Ave. No cover. 806-372-4500.
Andy Chase Cundiff: 7 p.m. Leal’s Mexican Restaurant, 1619 S. Kentucky Ave. No cover. 806-359-5959.
Longtime Academy ISD board members bid adieu
tdtnews.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 21:34:00 -0500
Two longtime Academy Independent school board members bid farewell to other board members as they stepped off the board during its May 20 meeting.Both Dan Case and Bobby Poncik had served on the board for 15 years.
3 injured in Hemphill County tornado; 4 tornadoes reported in area
amarillo.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 01:23:16 +0000
Three workers were injured Wednesday after one of four reported tornadoes struck a drilling rig north of Canadian, Hemphill County Sheriff James Pearson said.
One person was impaled through the abdomen while another suffered injuries not considered life-threatening to the face, said Julie Boydston, Hemphill County Sheriff’s Office jail administrator. The third victim received minor injuries and all three were transported by ambulance to a hospital in Amarillo, Boydston said.
US, Iranian envoys to focus on nuclear deal in weekend talks
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 22:05:39 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. and Iranian diplomats plan to meet this weekend in Switzerland as efforts intensify to reach a comprehensive nuclear accord.
Operation Blessing team heads to Texas for flood relief
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 01:32:12 -0500
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Operation Blessing International's U.S. Disaster Relief team is deploying to San Marcos, Texas to help following flooding of the Blancos River.
THE LATEST: Blatter cancels speaking engagement in Zurich
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:31:46 -0500
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:
Honor Flight gives veterans chance to remember their comrades
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 27 May 2015 17:54:00 -0500
Rep. Mike Conaway says that the Honor Flight organization's trips help our nation's veterans remember their own service and sacrifice and that of their comrades.
Students shouldn’t be defined by their grades
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 27 May 2015 16:22:00 -0500
UTPB STEM Academy teacher Jennifer Seybert surprisingly says that "grades don't matter," even though our education system is based on the assignment of grades.
Fire starts at GISD middle school under construction
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 27 May 2015 16:30:00 -0500
A fire broke out at Wednesday afternoon at the new middle school under construction in Greenwood.
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:35:30 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — These Texas lotteries were drawn Wednesday:
Zoning change for gun range approved by Belton Council
tdtnews.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 21:25:00 -0500
The Belton City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a zoning change to allow an indoor gun range. The range will be in an existing 10,000-square-foot building at 204 N. Penelope St. Most recently the building was home to Real Deals on Home Décor franchise.
US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 18:32:05 -0500
ZURICH (AP) — The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hote
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 18:16:08 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
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