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Report on UT Regent Wallace L. Hall Jr. referred for possible criminal prosecution
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:06:11 GMT

A state House panel has referred an investigative report on a University of Texas System regent to the Travis County district attorney and the county attorney for possible criminal prosecution, the American-Statesman has learned.

Report on UT regent turned over to prosecutors
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:23:38 GMT

AUSTIN — A report commissioned by a Texas House panel that found University of Texas Regent Wallace Hall likely committed criminal and impeachable offenses has been referred to Travis County prosecutors. “The report notes that Regent Hall's conduct with respect to protected student information is serious enough to implicate two possible offenses in the Penal Code,” said the letter sent to Travis ...

Man indicted on capital murder charge in death of wife's baby
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:23:28 GMT

A grand jury has indicted a Hardin man on a capital murder charge in the death of his wife's baby, who was not his child.

Entergy Corporation Awards $500K Grant to The Nature Conservancy
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:37:00 GMT

NEW ORLEANS, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental innovators in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas are implementing solutions for the management of the mid-South's natural and environmental resources through a $500,000 grant from Entergy Corporation (ETR) to The Nature Conservancy. With support from Entergy's Environmental Initiatives Fund and other grant programs, the projects ...

Streusand earns endorsement for congress from former opponent
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:06:30 GMT

Combat veteran, farmer, business owner and two-time Republican Congressional candidate, Colonel Jim Engstrand has endorsed Ben Streusand for Congress.

Streusand endorsed by Iraq vet
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:06:45 GMT

Combat veteran, farmer, business owner and two-time Republican Congressional candidate Colonel Jim Engstrand has endorsed Ben Streusand for Congress.

West Texas news in brief, 4/16
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:17:00 GMT

Big Spring - Hospital receives Patriot Awards; Brady/Eden - Law officials earn honors in shooting; Del Rio - Man apprehended on rape warrant; Mertzon - Ranch rodeo, cook-off slated; 26 agencies to take part in health fair

HSU inducts five into Hall of Leaders
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 02:29:10 GMT

In a ceremony Friday, Hardin-Simmons inducted five into it's Hall of Leaders.

Bob Phillips – Telling Tales in the Pineywoods
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:48:10 GMT

Nacogdoches, TX, April 4, 2014 -- The Texas Forest Trail Region is pleased to welcome friends and special guests from throughout its 35-county region for learning, networking, and partnership building at its 2014 Annual Summit sponsored by the Nacogdoches Convention & Visitors Bureau.

County commissioners talk trees at April 8 meeting
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:27:28 GMT

To prune or not to prune was the only real debate had in the Tuesday morning, April 8, Commissioners Court.