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Two forgery suspects sought by area police
Killeen PD is asking for the public's help to identify two forgery suspects who used forged/stolen checks.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Credit card skimming ring stretched from Sunset Valley to Round Rock
A woman working at a Sunset Valley restaurant used a credit card skimmer to steal information from more than 500 customers, according to an arrest affidavit.
Country World News
Increasing number of equine deaths from mosquito-borne West Nile...
The good news for most living creatures on the planet is that the West Nile Virus doesn't affect them.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Greg Kelley protests draw more attention, scrutiny
For the first time, supporters of the victim in the Greg Kelley case in Williamson County are making their voices heard, adding to the growing community outrage.
The Austin Chronicle
The Road to 10-1: Catching Up
The July 15 campaign finance deadline set off a flurry of 10-1 activity, much of which we covered in the Chronicle 's July 18 overview .
Sat Jul 26, 2014
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Board, new CEO give insight on money woes at Lone Star Circle of Care [Austin American-Statesman :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 27-- Cash was so tight at the nonprofit Lone Star Circle of Care that when rosy earnings projections did not materialize this spring, the Georgetown-based clinic system for low-income patients risked going under.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Former Texas geologist sentenced for child porn
A Texas judge has sentenced a former state geologist to 60 years in prison for promotion and possession of child pornography.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Newly Appointed Police Chief Calls It Quits After 10 Days
From Rusty Garrett and The Doppler 10 Forecast Center... The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory that for the counties of Bell, Bosque, Falls, Freestone, Hill, Leon, Limestone, McLennan, Milam and Robertson beginning Noon Thursday through 10:00 PM Friday.
The Austin Chronicle
Life for Baking Pot? Maybe Not
Jacob Lavoro's attorney is confident his client can avoid spending the rest of his life in prison for the crime of baking pot brownies , if the presiding judge will properly apply the law in his case.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Schave and Rielly comedy, 07.17.14
Supporters of Greg Kelley, a former Leander High School football player convicted last week of molesting a 4-year-old boy, participated in a "Shine Your Light for Justice" rally outside the Williamson County jail on Monday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Brothers kidnapped and taken to Mexico look back on ordeal
Zane and Matteo James spend their summer days mastering a myriad of their favorite video games.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sheriffs Consider Selling E-Cigarettes at Jails
While traditional cigarettes are banned from most jails, vendors of e-cigarettes, which vaporize a liquid solution for inhalation, see a big market in Texas.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Flood lessons put to use in this week's storm response
City staff who were on duty during October's deadly flood in Onion Creek say they were better prepared for this week's intense overnight rain storm, a midsummer deluge that brought flooding to Austin's downtown and other urban pockets.
Austin American Statesman
Austin Music Source: Saturday music picks: The Mastersons, Burbzfest
The Mastersons at Stubb's indoor. Following up their 2012 debut "Birds Fly South," which culminated in Chris Masterson and Eleanor Whitmore flying south from New York to re-settle in Austin, the couple headed west to make "Good Luck Charm" in Los Angeles with renowned producer Jim Scott.
Storms Thursday night dropped more than 6" of rain in parts of Austin
A series of storms dropped several inches of rain in Austin Thursday night and early Friday morning, and more rain is possible.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Kelley turned down probation before case went to trial
But as she waited to hear the jury's verdict, Patricia Cummings could not help but notice an extra bailiff had been brought into the courtroom to stand next to her and her client, Gregory Kelley.
Free adoptions at the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter on Saturday
The Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter is closing in on its 1000th adoption towards the goal to save 2,000 lives in 92 days.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
John Crisp - A local climate-change laboratory with global implications
If you were looking for a place to contemplate global climate change in a microcosm -- climate change writ small -- you could do worse than to consider my humble corner of the world.
Gregory Kelley puts his head down after being found guilty of sexual assault of a child.
The teen convicted of super aggravated sexual assault of a child for incidents at an in-home day care will spend the next 25 years behind bars and has surrendered his chances for an appeal as part of a plea deal reached Wednesday.
Jury Returns Verdict In Central Texas Daycare Sexual Assault
Greg Kelley, 19, faces at least 25 years in prison after a Williamson County jury found him guilty Tuesday night of two counts of super aggravated assault stemming from the molestation of a 4-year-old boy at a home daycare.