George P. Bush adds star power to ‘school choice’ rally
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:00:00 -0600
AUSTIN — New state Land Commissioner George P. Bush lent national star power to Friday's rally supporting school vouchers and charter schools, initiatives championed by top Texas conservatives that ha
University Medical Center opens new interventional lab
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:19:44 MST
A new $4.4 million state-of-the-art lab that will help specialists better treat patients with heart, brain and circulatory problems was unveiled Friday at El Paso University Medical Center.
Prosecutor retires after nearly 20 years with El Paso DA’s office
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:36:52 MST
Penny Hamilton, the head of the El Paso District Attorney's Office's Rape and Child Abuse Unit, retired Friday after nearly 20 years as a prosecutor.
Letter to the Editor: Commissioners should be ashamed
myplainview.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:54:00 -0600
To The Editor,
UTEP women’s basketball: Miners look to upset Middle Tennessee
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:16:19 MST
There is a bright side to the UTEP women's basketball team's trip to play defending Conference USA champions Middle Tennessee Saturday.
Science fair today at Longview High School
news-journal.com / Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Longview ISD students in grades five through 12 will meet today at the Longview High School Coliseum for a science fair.
Sex offender who allegedly had drugs arrested after walking into El Paso Police Headquarters
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:38:09 MST
A 61-year-old convicted sex offender was arrested Thursday night after walking into El Paso Police Headquarters allegedly with drugs in his pockets, police said.
Narcotics officers arrest two women in marijuana case near Clint
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:37:26 MST
The West Texas metro narcotics task force arrested two women in connection with the seizure of 265 pounds of marijuana last week, officials said Friday.
Officials: Man arrested after allegedly exposing himself to female library patron
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:54:00 -0600
A man was taken into custody Friday afternoon after allegedly exposing himself to a female patron at Midland County Public Library’s downtown location, according to city and county officials.
Allegiance flight sits on tarmac for 1 hour
amarillo.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:44:01 +0000
Passengers aboard an Allegiance Airlines charter flight endured a long delay as they waited to disembark at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport on Friday afternoon, a passenger aboard the plane said.
Passenger T.D. Shelton of Amarillo said the flight from Wendover, Utah, landed in Amarillo about 1 p.m., but the plane’s load of about 160 passengers were not allowed off for over an hour after landing.
Many of the passengers were senior citizens, and crew members did not not give any reason for the long delay, Shelton said.
Marshall nixes Morris run for seat in District 2
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Just two days after filing to run for the vacant District 2 city commission seat, candidate Leo Morris’ application was rejected.
Word of the Day for Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015
amarillo.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:28:30 +0000
Calendar for Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015
amarillo.com / Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:27:08 +0000
Ink Life Music & Tattoo Festival: Noon to 11 p.m. Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall, 401 S. Buchanan St. Tickets $25 daily or $40 for weekend pass, plus service charge. 806-378-3096, www.panhandletickets.com or www.inklifetour.com.
Amarillo Symphony Ball: 6:30 p.m. Amarillo Civic Center Complex, 401 S. Buchanan St. Tickets $175. 806-376-8782 or www
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