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County hires attorney to help with subpoenas from Twin Peaks shootout
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:05:00 -0500
McLennan County hired former prosecutor and longtime Waco attorney David Deaconson on Tuesday to represent local judges who are being subpoenaed because of their involvement in the ongoing Twin Peaks

Rodeo funnyman returns to Belton
tdtnews.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:00:00 -0500
 Jokes about the livestock, bull riders and rodeo announcer will flow from barrelman and rodeo clown Rocket Ryan Litwin at the Belton Rodeo this year.

Buckner to host foster care and adoption interest meeting
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:01:59 +0000

Foster, adoption meeting set

A free foster care and adoption information meeting will be held at 6 p.m. July 14 at Buckner Children’s Home, 129 Brentwood Ave.

A representative of Buckner Children and Family Services will give an overview of foster care and adoption options in Texas, including foster-to-adopt, Waiting Texas Children, domestic infant adoption and international adoption programs.

For information or a reservation to attend the meeting, call Patricia Clemmons at (806) 795-7151 or email pclemmons@buckner.org.

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Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 30
wacotrib.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:00:51 -0500
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including a suicide car bombing, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive north of the Sinai Peninsul

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:28:24 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:

LPD searching for suspects in smoke shop robbery
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:52:32 +0000

Lubbock Police Department officials are looking for two male suspects who allegedly robbed Tobacco Road Smoke Shop on Saturday.

According to LPD, at approximately 3:28 a.m. the two suspects, described as black males in their early 20s and armed with hand guns, robbed the store located at 2908 Parkway Dr.

One suspect was described as wearing a long black trench coat, shorts and a white do-rag, and the other suspect was claimed to be wearing a hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and black shoes, according to an LPD news release.

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Winning numbers drawn in ‘All or Nothing Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:10:18 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were:

H-E-B receives building permits for new store
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:41:00 -0500
H-E-B has been granted two permits totaling more than $15 million for their new store and gas pumps at the corner of Highway 191 and Loop 250, according to city building official Steve Thorpe.

Trying to make hitting skid disappear, Maddon hires magician
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:44:46 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Hoping to make a hitting slump disappear, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon tried a trick.

Greece’s bailout expires, country defaults on IMF payment
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:57:39 -0500
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss after the bailout program it has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday and the country failed to repay a loan due to

Tulsa judge says grand jury can review sheriff’s operations
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:23:35 -0500
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A grand jury should review operations at an Oklahoma sheriff's office that sent onto the streets a 73-year-old reserve deputy who shot and killed an unarmed and restrained suspect,

Offices to close for Independence Day
amarillo.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 01:57:16 +0000

City of Amarillo offices will be closed Friday in observance of Independence Day.

All Amarillo Public Library locations will be closed Friday and Saturday.

The Solid Waste Department will operate the city landfill from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday. The landfill will be closed Saturday.

Commercial business collection crews, residential side-loader collection crews and the curbside hand pickup Friday crews will operate their normal routes Friday. There will be no collection activities Saturday.


Two arrested after marijuana found in car
tdtnews.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:00:00 -0500
A Temple woman and an Austin man were Saturday arrested after an accident when officers found almost two pounds of marijuana in the vehicle.

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