The Latest: Official says gunman ID’d as Robert Lewis Dear
oaoa.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:15:32 -0600
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):
Super Bowl of shopping is more like a scrimmage
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:13:44 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — The annual ritual of Black Friday, as we know it, is over.
City: Abilene’s bond lacks funds for all upgrade
ReporterNews.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:01:40 PST
The city will pull funds from its budget to cover the costs of upgrading some water and sewer utility lines near the streets that will be improved as part of the bond issue.
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:46:03 -0600
Police: 3 killed, 9 wounded in attack at Planned Parenthood
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:13:41 -0600
Standoff at Planned Parenthood ends with suspect's arrest; 3 killed, 9 woundedThe Latest: Official says gunman in attack at Planned Parenthood ID'd as Robert Lewis DearPope honors Ugandan Christian ma
Shoppers hit local stores early for deals
tdtnews.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:32:00 -0600
Dozens of people waited outside Best Buy in a line that wrapped around the building Friday morning. At 8 a.m., Temple shoppers scooped up many of the doorbuster sales when the doors opened.Store General Manager Matthew Wilson said most shoppers were buying laptops and large TVs that had been advertised — many of which were marked down by hundreds of dollars. Wilson said the day before is usually when he has a full staff to prepare for the biggest shopping day of the year.
Abilene, Big Country calendar 11/28 to 12/4
ReporterNews.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 19:00:00 PST
Abilene and Big Country meetings and events
Carson visiting Syrian refugees in Jordan
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 02:38:51 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is in the Middle East this weekend to meet with Syrian refugees.
Texans look for 4th straight win when Saints visit
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:01:00 -0600
HOUSTON (AP) — With 68 1/2 career sacks J.J. Watt certainly doesn't remember the details of every single one.
Empty Stocking Fund provides help to mother getting back on her feet
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600
Donations to the Empty Stocking Fund may be mailed or delivered to the Salvation Army Community Center, 810 E. 11th St., or the Odessa American, 222 E. Fourth St. ZIP codes for both are 79761. Call the Salvation Army at 332-0738. The Empty Stocking Fund was created by the Odessa American in 1995 and has raised more than $1.5 million. Empty Stocking funds enable the Salvation Army to provide toys and food baskets to needy families in Odessa. This year’s goal is $150,000.
Missing 75-year-old man found at bingo hall
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:32:39 -0500
Police had sought help in finding the 75-year-old man who had walked away from his East El Paso home Thursday.
wacotrib.com / Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:33:45 -0600
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Sandra weakens to tropical storm in Pacific off Mexico
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:48:21 -0600
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Sandra is weakening as it approaches Mexico's Pacific coast.
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