Leadership Tomorrow applications due Friday
The deadline for applications for the Snap-On Tools Leadership Tomorrow program is 3 p.m. Friday.
Hallsville Ag Science exceeds expectations
Hallsville Independent School District has 294 Hallsville Junior High students and 1,192 Hallsville High School students enrolled in career and technology classes.
Today in history for Thursday, Oct. 30
amarillo.com / Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:11:14 +0000
■ On Oct. 30, 1974, Muhammad Ali knocked out George Foreman in the eighth round of a 15-round bout in Kinshasa, Zaire, known as the “Rumble in the Jungle,” to regain his world heavyweight title.
■ In 1735, the second president of the United States, John Adams, was born in Braintree, Mass.
■ In 1921, the silent film classic “The Sheik,” starring Rudolph Valentino, premiered in Los Angeles.
■ In 1938, the radio play “The War of the Worlds,” starring Orson Welles, aired on CBS.
Convict in West Texas escapes from prison job
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:52:00 -0500
PLAINVIEW — Authorities in West Texas are hunting for a 38-year-old prisoner who fled a work detail at a Department of Criminal Justice regional office in Plainview.
Pink the Basin looks to increase fundraising
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:42:00 -0500
For the third straight year, Pink the Basin led fundraising efforts in and around the Midland/Odessa area for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month, looking to top last year’s more than $200,000 in
American Legion, Auxiliary to host Veterans Day breakfast
myplainview.com / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:27:00 -0500
The local American Legion post and its Auxiliary will once again host a traditional breakfast on Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11, for all veterans and their spouses, but it will be held in a different
The Pink Edition: Why is my newspaper pink?
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:20:00 -0500
We are again happy to show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month with our “Pink Edition.”
Woman arrested for suspected child abuse
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:00:00 -0500
A 41-year-old Midland woman was arrested Monday for allegedly abusing a 9-year-old boy, according to court documents.
J.H. Moore staff, leaders walk blocks for education
J.H. Moore Elementary School faculty and staff, city government leaders, Marshall Independent School District board of trustees members, Wiley College students and other community members took to the
Calendar for Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
amarillo.com / Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:10:47 +0000
Women’s Philanthropy Fund luncheon: 11:30 a.m. Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St. Admission charge. 806-376-4521.
Laura W. Bush Institute for Women’s Health Girl Power: 5 to 9 p.m. Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St. Tickets $15. 806-356-4617 or email@example.com.
Broadway Spotlight Series’ “Jekyll and Hyde”: 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20 to $60, plus service charge. 806-378-3096 or www.panhandle
Dancer returns to Texas in ‘Flashdance’
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:56:00 -0500
Dancer Eduardo Carrillo didn’t want to wake up his sleeping castmates, but he sounded thrilled about his upcoming performances.
CPD gears up with point-of-view cameras
amarillo.com / Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:59:00 +0000
Starting this week, Canyon police will wear point-of-view cameras.
The cameras, mounted near or on the head, are different than body cameras, which are mounted on the shirt, because they record what is happening from the officer’s perspective, Canyon Police Chief Dale Davis said.
The cameras can be attached to a mounting band that fits around an officer’s head, or on sunglasses, a lapel or a shirt collar. Canyon patrol officers will begin using the headband and sunglasses mounts this week, Davis said.
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