Friday Sep 12
Texas Communities Relieved as Season Change Triggers Migration for Nuisance Birds
The destinations to which certain birds will travel and the specific timing of their southward departures may differ, but the migration period has begun. In Houston, the birds annually take over a local park for their spring and summer home, causing one section of it to be closed to the public, ABC 13 in Houston reported.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Jones honored with Bronze Star
Before Thursday's game with the Angels, bench coach Bobby Jones was formally awarded his Bronze Star for his service in Vietnam. Jones, who is in his 40th season as a player, Minor League manager and coach in the Rangers organization, is a U.S. Army veteran who served 14 months in Vietnam, from December 1969 to February 1971.
SAFB Hosts Memorial Service
On Thursday, the Sheppard Air Force Base hosted a memorial service to remember and honor those lost 13 years ago during the attacks of September 11. Mayors, airmen, fire and police chiefs of many Texoma towns gathered at Sheppard Air Force Base to show their respect. The service began at 7:40 a.m., which was the same time as other memorials held across the nation.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Preliminary Report Released On Plane Crash in Abilene
We're learning more about a deadly plane crash in Abilene that claimed the life of a former Sheppard Air Force Base pilot. A new report reveals the plane had some type of a problem that forced the pilot, Rick Shafer, to contact the control tower about an emergency.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Former Sheppard AFB T-38 instructor, brother killed in plane crash
A former instructor at Sheppard Air Force Base and his brother were killed in a Sunday evening plane crash near Abilene Regional Airport.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
West Nile Worries
The mosquitoes were collected on August 19th as part of the Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District's mosquito surveillance program, and were found on the north side of Wichita Falls near Sheppard Air Force Base.
Air Force Times
'Mystery patients' evaluate medical staff
A resident physician at Scott Air Force Base checks a patient's eyes in this file photo.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
SAFB Honors Fallen Pilot
Sheppard Air Force Base honored a fallen pilot Wednesday morning. The base honored Lieutenant Marco Tosi by naming a road on the base after him.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Dallas Morning News
The founder of Geary, Porter & Donovan PC went before a jury in Denton County and won $309,000 for his client in a state property condemnation case.
Vicki R. Westbrook Martin
Vicki Ruth Westbrook Martin, age 70, died peacefully at her home in Athens, Texas, on August 26, 2014 surrounded by family.