Oil company donates funds for animal shelter
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:39:00 -0500
Parsley Energy donated $250,000 for renovations of the Midland Animal Services kennel, which in turn will add more space for the cats and dogs received each year.
Felony arrests for Sept. 30, 2014
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:30:00 -0500
Ernest A. Garza, 27, of San Antonio was charged Sunday with possession of a controlled substance less than 1 gram in a drug-free zone.
Pedestrian killed by train in South El Paso
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:32:31 MDT
A person was hit by a train and killed Monday night in South El Paso, police said.
Marshall students earn All-Region Jazz chairs
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Five Marshall High School students earned chairs in the TMEA All-Region Jazz Band auditions which took place at Texas High in Texarkana.
El Paso’s Bassett Place to be job mall Wednesday
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:40:07 MDT
About 50 employers, employment agencies, and colleges recruiting students are scheduled to have booths at a job expo being staged by the El Paso Times at Bassett Place in East Central El Paso Wednesday.
County Commissioners nix proposed early voting site in West El Paso near Canutillo
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:54:27 MDT
A proposed early voting site near Canutillo was nixed from the list of polling places approved by the county on Monday after some members of the Republican party questioned whether it met Texas Election Code rules.
Man accused of vandalizing bar manager’s motorcycle
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:15:00 -0500
When a 22-year-old Arkansas man was asked to pay his more than $100 bar tab, he allegedly tried to start fights with other patrons and vandalized the bar manager’s custom motorcycle, according to cour
Police assault trial today
news-journal.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Testimony is set to begin at 9 a.m. today in the trial of a man who was shot by police in 2013 after officers responded to calls that an armed man was threatening people.
Amarillo benefits from smoke alarm donation
amarillo.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:43:08 +0000
Residents of Amarillo, Canyon and Childress will benefit from a donation of more than 12,000 smoke alarms by the Insurance Council of Texas.
Residents can contact their local fire departments about the smoke alarms, which are meant for low income and elderly residents, Amarillo Fire Department spokesman Larry Davis said.
Randall County Fire Department received 50 of the devices and Amarillo Fire Department received about 100, which replenished the stock from 2013 that was depleted in July.
“We go through them,” Davis said.
Michele Williams convicted of killing husband at Keller home
Seeking better lives
LMTonline.com / Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:51:16 -0500
Martha Vieyra, 26, believes in the power of change for a better future.
‘Taste of Accion’ to showcase El Paso businesses’ products, services
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:37:09 MDT
Three food trucks are among 29 El Paso businesses that will show off their products and services at the Taste of Accion Wednesday.
Rio Grande Valley