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Covid-19 Patients Continue to Die in Tom Green County

SAN ANGELO – San Angelo Health Officials reported an additional three Covid related fatalities Saturday. Two of the victims were unvaccinated while the third was partially vaccinated. That brings the death count in Tom Green County to 399. The Health Department has confirmed three additional COVID-19-related deaths in Tom Green...
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The Punchers Take One on the Chin From Hawks

MASON – The Wall Hawks took to the road on Friday for their meeting with the Mason Punchers in the R. Clinton Schulze Stadium, better known as the Puncherdome. Wall (2-1) was coming off an idle week due to COVID looking for a win after losing to #5 Cisco 27-21.
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Jailed Las Cruces man suspected of being serial child rapist across NM, Texas

LAS CRUCES, New Mexico -- A 53-year-old man jailed in Las Cruces for the sexual assault of a teenager is believed to be a serial attacker and likely has more rape victims across southern New Mexico and west Texas, police said Friday. Carlos Ovalle of Las Cruces was being held in the Dona Ana County The post Jailed Las Cruces man suspected of being serial child rapist across NM, Texas appeared first on KVIA.
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Illegal Immigration Invasion Closes & Re-routes Traffic from Del Rio

DEL RIO, TX – U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced late Friday that the Office of Field Operations (OFO) Del Rio Port of Entry will temporarily close and re-route traffic from Del Rio to Eagle Pass to more effectively manage resources and ensure uninterrupted flow of trade and travel. Tens...

Texans hesitating to get second vaccine dose

MIDLAND, Texas (KOSA) - The Texas Department of State Health Services says that nearly two million people have yet to get their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. In West Texas, Midland Memorial Hospital says it’s not unusual to see patients come in who are in-between doses. As the highly...

Man dies in Ector County crash

Friday is National POW/MIA Recognition Day in the United States. The Texas Department of State Health Services says that nearly two million people have yet to get their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Permian student arrested for social media threat. Updated: 2 hours ago. A ninth grade student at...
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Buyer Calls Cops After Drug Deal Goes South at Chinese Buffet

ABILENE, TX – Two men were taken to the Taylor County Jail after one of them called the cops during a drug deal gone bad. The Abilene Police Department were dispatched to the 3600 block of S 1st St., the China Star Buffett, for the report of a robbery. Prior...
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San Angelo Police Searching Fugitive with 9 Warrants

SAN ANGELO – The San Angelo Police Department issued a wanted bulletin for 45-year-old Randy Salinas who has outstanding warrants from the city of San Angelo and Tom Green County. According to SAPD, Salinas has seven outstanding warrants from the city and two county warrants. Salinas is 5'3" and weighs...
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Man accused of molesting a family member arrested, granted $5,000 bond

LAS CRUCES - A man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage family member was granted a $5,000 secured bond on Friday after a pre-trial detention hearing. Police said in a news release that Carlos Ovalle, 53, sexually abused the family member, now a teenage boy, since he was 5 years old. He's being charged with criminal sexual penetration of a minor and criminal sexual contact with a minor, according to a criminal complaint.

John Thomas Burroughs, 66, of Brownwood

John Thomas Burroughs, 66, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family and his two constant furry companions on September 11, 2021 at his home in Brownwood, Texas. The memorial service will be Saturday, September 25th, 1:00 pm at Heartland Church of Brownwood. Donations may be made to Heartland Church in...
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San Angelo Man Indicted on Capital Murder Charge Arrested in Abilene

SAN ANGELO – A San Angelo man has been arrested in Abilene after being indicted by a Tom Green County grand jury in September for the capital murder of Jacob Hernandez. According to court documents, investigators were dispatched to the apartments located at 2401 Lillie Street for a shooting at 3:24 a.m.

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Odessa Woman Who Campaigned Against Drunk Driving Killed In Rollover Crash

ODESSA – The Odessa community is mourning the loss of Tera Crossland, the founder of N.A.T.E. and a fierce advocate who campaigned against drunk driving. Back in 2017, Crossland's teenage son Nathaniel was killed by a drunk driver who crossed over the median and struck the teen's pickup. Crossland then...
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Illegal Alien Population Under Del Rio’s International Bridge Doubles

DEL RIO, TX — Officials in the Del Rio area confirmed Friday morning that the invasion of illegals underneath the International Bridge has gotten worse overnight. Numbers reported yesterday, which were around 6,000, have nearly doubled. The border patrol is estimating that there are 11,600 as of 10 a.m. of Sep. 17.
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Alief ISD among Texas schools to suffer damage from viral TikTok 'devious lick' challenge

Several Texas schools have fallen victim to the latest viral TikTok challenge, including at least one Houston-area school. Dubbed "devious lick," the trend has become notoriously popular among middle and high schoolers, and involves students recording themselves stealing school property and destroying or vandalizing school bathrooms, all for likes, follows and the slim chance of becoming TikTok famous.