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Injured man found on ground at southeast Austin gas station dies

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Police Department is investigating a suspicious death after a man’s body was found at a gas station on Friday night. Police were called to the Conoco gas station near the intersection of I-35 and East Oltorf Street, where officers say they found the man lying on the ground — injured and unconscious.
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A fatal crash killed 1 person in Bee Cave (Bee Cave, TX)

A fatal crash killed 1 person in Bee Cave (Bee Cave, TX) On Friday night, one person lost their life and two others suffered injuries after a fatal accident in Bee Cave. The incident took place in the 16700 block of West State Highway 71 at about 8:20 p.m. Officials reported that responders rescued one victim who was trapped in the vehicle and performed CPR on the other victim.
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Texan Sentenced to Probation for Marijuana in Carry-On Bag

Lequan Jaheem Pemberton, 26, a resident of Austin, Texas, was sentenced to two years’ probation for possession with intent to distribute marijuana, U.S. Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert announced in a news release issued Friday,. According to court documents, on Dec. 21, 2020, Customs and Border Protection officers were conducting baggage...
Austin, TXAustin American-Statesman

Black cheerleaders at University of Texas navigate a sport where representation is rare

It was Parker Kilpatrick’s first week on the University of Texas pom squad when her hand shot up during the inaugural team meeting. She needed to know one thing. Kilpatrick, who will be a junior this fall, was one of three Black pomdancers on a team of 23 for the 2020-2021 school year. Being the Black girl in the room is something the College Station native became accustomed to throughout her years participating in competitive dance, what she described as a “white-dominated art.” Kilpatrick looks back on old dance photos of herself and doesn’t recognize the straight-haired person staring back. This hasn’t been so at UT, where her curls move along with her during each performance.
Austin, TXAustin Chronicle

Weekend Wine: Rock 'n' Roll Merlot

Charles Smith was a professional rock'n'roll roadie that graduated to management of a group called The Raveonettes. He was born and raised in the California wine country but wasn’t all that interested in wine until his career took him to Europe. There, he discovered a taste for wine and an...
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TX Lottery

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ These Texas lotteries were drawn Saturday:. (one, two, three, five, six, seven, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen, nineteen, twenty-two, twenty-three) (five, eight, zero, four; FIREBALL: three) Mega Millions. Estimated jackpot: $153 million. Pick 3 Morning. 0-3-6, FIREBALL: 4. (zero, three, six; FIREBALL: four) Powerball. Estimated jackpot: $174 million.

Austin FC Mascot of Match: Meet Marmalade

AUSTIN, Texas — For every home match this season, Austin FC will feature a dog available for adoption through Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) as its "Mascot of the Match." The club announced that the mascot for the match on July 22 against Seattle Sounders FC would be Marmalade, a 9-year-old pit bull-boxer mix. According to her profile on Austin Pets Alive!, Marmalade is loving, snuggly, playful and loves giving kisses!