Local YMCA announces new president, CEO
The YMCA of Central Texas has chosen Rodney Martin as its new president and CEO.
Freddie Gray protests turn violent in Baltimore
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 03:35:30 -0500
BALTIMORE (AP) — A protest over the death of Freddie Gray, who was critically injured in police custody, started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets before the demonstration tu
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 22:28:38 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — These Texas lotteries were drawn Saturday:
FloraFest offers more than 3,000 species of plants for sale
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:16:31 MDT
A steady flow of shoppers packed the outside of the University of Texas at El Paso's Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens on Saturday to buy from a selection of more than 3,000 species of
Waco-area news briefs: April 26, 2015
Capt. Richard Phillips, whose ship, the Maersk Alabama, was hijacked by Somali pirates in 2009, inspiring the 2013 film “Captain Phillips,” starring Tom Hanks, will be the guest speaker at the Family
DAR program features quilts
The Henry Downs Chapter, National Society of Daughters of American Revolution, recently was treated to a program led by Welba Dorsey, DAR Museum docent, on the museum’s quilt exhibition.
‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ play to go on under Harper Lee group
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:17:52 -0500
MONROEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee has started a nonprofit company that will produce a play about the book, ending a dispute that threatened to derail the long-running
Polling Places for May 9, 2015 election
amarillo.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 04:06:27 +0000
May 9 polling places
Voters in Potter County must cast ballots at their precinct location. For more information, call 806-379-2299.
■121, 325: Avondale Elementary, 1500 S. Avondale St.
History trailing Japanese leader on his upcoming US visit
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:59:47 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — History will be trailing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his visit to the United States.
Human foosball tournament addition to neighborhood association fundraiser
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 02:38:01 +0000
With both hands clutching a rope in front of him, Austin Sosebee and his teammates frantically moved side-to-side as they kicked a soccer ball toward the goal.
Sosebee, a Texas Tech junior, was on one of nine teams which competed during a life-size human foosball tournament Saturday at Miller Park.
“It was a lot different than I thought it would be. My soccer skills are lacking. It’s fun, though,” he said. “It’s a little more physical than I thought it would be. We’re kicking each other’s shins and getting in there, but it’s a lot of fun.”
Volkswagen chairman Piech resigns after dispute over CEO
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:19:29 -0500
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Ferdinand Piech, chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG and a major figure in the German auto industry, has stepped down after clashing with other board members over his crit
Astros 9, Athletics 3
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:06:03 -0500
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The Texas Tribune: Ex-Perry lawyer picked to hear appeal in Perry case
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:26:52 MDT
Rick Perry may be somewhat familiar with one of the judges picked to hear an appeal in the criminal case against him.
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