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  1. Conference Expectations Low for Dustdevils SoccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    The Heartland Conference is releasing more of their preseason predictions and expectations appear to be low for both TAMIU soccer teams. The Dustdevil men were tabbed to finish in the sixth spot of the conference coming off a season where they went four 3-1 in conference play, making it to the conference championship game before falling to top seeded St. Edwards.


  2. Two Ex-El Paso School Administrators Guilty in Testing ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Two more former West Texas school district administrators have pleaded guilty in a testing scandal and could face up to five-year prison terms. Prosecutors say some staffers in the El Paso Independent School District wrongly improved test scores to appear to meet accountability standards, to secure more funding and personal bonuses.


  3. West Texas County to Remove Cross Decals from Patrol CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Decals of crosses will be removed from a West Texas county's patrol vehicles to settle a lawsuit filed by the Freedom From Religion Foundation. The Brewster County Commission has agreed to the settlement with the Wisconsin-based Foundation and two atheist members.


  4. Texas Trying Revamped Sex Offender Treatment ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Many of Texas' most violent sex offenders have been housed for months in a former prison in rural West Texas, and the head of the state agency that oversees the overhauled program believes it will lead to successful rehabilitations. Texas Civil Commitment Office executive director Marsha McLane says the new program in Littlefield is more intensive and therapeutic in nature.


  5. More severe weather expected in Texas after tornadoes, rainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Storms that swept through rural parts of West Texas and the Panhandle brought heavy rain, hail and tornadoes. There were no immediate reports of widespread damage.


  6. Federal Officials call West Texas plant explosion a 'Criminal Act'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Federal officials said on Wednesday the 2013 explosion at a fertilizer plant in the town of West, Texas, was deliberate and are asking for the public's help to close the case. "No words that come from this podium today will fill the voids in the hearts and in their souls", said Abel Reyna.


  7. A day in the life of a nurseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    It's no easy task to be a nurse. They play a major role in every hospital, and they are the main link between doctors and their patients.


  8. Trees from George W. Bush ranch part of Chris Kyle memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Four trees from ex-President George W. Bush's ranch will be part of a West Texas memorial to slain Navy Seal and "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle. The Odessa American reports HERE that crews worked Thursday to replant the live oaks in Odessa, where Kyle was born.


  9. Ex-teacher in West Texas gets 60 years for sex with studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    A former high school teacher in West Texas must serve 60 years in prison for having sexual contact with two female students. The ex-Odessa Permian High School instructor pleaded guilty last month to four counts of an improper relationship between an educator and a student, three counts of sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child and stalking.


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