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Incident on east Houston Harte diverts traffic temporarily
SAN ANGELO, Texas — An incident at the 500 block of the East Houston Harte Expressway near Main Street caused traffic to be diverted temporarily Friday morning. San Angelo Police and Fire departments were at the scene below the Main Street Bridge, where one person was placed in an SAFD ambulance.
Abilene ISD executive director named lone finalist for Goldthwaite superintendent
ABILENE, Texas — An Abilene Independent School District administrator has been selected as the sole finalist for the superintendent role at Goldthwaite Consolidated Independent School District. AISD says Dr. Christopher Bailey has served district students and families for four years, most recently as executive director of student supports and...
Motorcycle rider killed in Eastland County crash
EASTLAND COUNTY, Texas — A Minnesota man was killed Thursday afternoon when his motorcycle was involved in a crash in Eastland County. The Texas Department of Public Safety said Terry Lee Rose, 49, of Eastland, was driving a pickup truck traveling south on Farm-to-Market 2214 and County Road 237, about seven miles southeast of Eastland, at around 4:58 p.m. Thursday.
Concho Boxing Club aims for greatness at the upcoming Golden Gloves Tournament
SAN ANGELO, Texas — In the Concho Valley, numerous up-and-coming fighters are looking to create their legacy with their performances at the upcoming Twin Cities Golden Gloves Tournament. These young athletes fell in love with the sport as early as age 2, like Pee-Wee boxer Jay Barron, who says...
Driver cited for running stop sign in northside San Angelo crash
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Two vehicles received significant damage from a crash Thursday afternoon in north San Angelo. A Chevrolet Camaro and a Honda Civic collided at the intersection of East 24th and Pecan streets, both coming to a stop on a curb in a yard. San Angelo Police...
Crash slows traffic at busy San Angelo intersection
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Three people were involved in a two-vehicle collision late Thursday afternoon when the driver of a blue pickup truck ran a red light. According to SAPD, the driver of the blue truck traveling north on North Bryant hit another pickup truck that was turning onto 23rd Street.
San Angelo Elks to host spring garage sale
SAN ANGELO, Texas — The San Angelo Elks Lodge No. 1880 will hold its spring garage sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 9, at 2121 S. Chadbourne St. The lodge will accept donations of items for the sale after 5 p.m. Thursday, March 7 and from 5-10 p.m. Friday, March 8.
West Texas business works through cellphone outage Thursday
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Tens of thousands of cellphone users across the United States woke up to widespread outages Thursday as providers worked to find the cause of the issue. In San Angelo, the owners of Sugar High Bake Shop addressed the outages in two separate social media posts. The first let customers know the shop was open for business. The second encouraged them to place orders through Facebook or Instagram messages if they were still experiencing cellphone issues.
17 alleged dealers arrested, charged in Big Country drug bust
ABILENE, Texas — Seventeen men and women from the Big Country, described as alleged drug dealers, were arrested Wednesday in a multi-agency large-scale drug bust in Abilene, the Abilene Police Department and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Leigha Simonton said. APD's Narcotics Division assisted in the...
Registration is open for the fourth annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Bentwood Country Club is the site for the San Angelo Chamber of Commerce's fourth annual Chamber Classic Golf Tournament, set for Monday, April 29. Players can register individually or as a team and are encouraged to take part in the customized side games for prizes.
Officers involved in Robb Elementary shooting in Uvalde sent grand jury summons, testimony to begin next week
UVALDE, Texas — A Uvalde grand jury has issued multiple court orders for law enforcement officers who responded to the Robb Elementary School shooting to appear for testimony beginning next week, according to multiple sources familiar with the ongoing investigation. The grand jury investigation could result in charges against...
'Continuing a tradition of excellence': The Lake View Mariachi prepare for State
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Seguin is about to get loud. Almost 100 high school mariachi bands from around the state have converged on the city to compete in the 2024 UIL State Mariachi Festival. Lake View’s Mariachi Caciques will be back again after their triumphant performance last year.
Lone Star State Trumpet Guild to perform at Angelo State Trumpet concert
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Angelo State University will present a guest artist performance by the Lone Star State Trumpet Guild (LSSTG) at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at First Presbyterian Church, 32 N. Irving St. "Music for Trumpets Across the Centuries," will also feature the ASU Trumpet Ensemble and...
AMBER Alert canceled after 15-year-old New York girl found safe in West Texas
TEXAS, USA — UPDATE (3:26 p.m. Feb. 22): Sterling County Sheriff Russell Irby said Thursday his office received a call from Galveston Police Tuesday giving a possible location for Gabriella "Ella" Caito, 15. The information the SCSO received indicated the teenager was on a Greyhound bus traveling northbound on...
AMBER Alert canceled after 13-year-old girl found safe, Harris County sheriff says
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A statewide AMBER Alert for a Harris County teen has been canceled. The 13-year-old girl was found safe, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. No other details were released. The girl's family last saw her around 10:30 p.m. at their home in east Harris...
How the Lake View Chiefs rebuilt their soccer program and have reaped the rewards
SAN ANGELO, Texas — The 2023-24 Lake View Chiefs soccer team is 14-1 and in first place of their district halfway through their season. Last year, they finished 20-1-1 and went into the 2nd round of the UIL Soccer playoffs. While their recent success has been a testament to...
PAWS suggests new animal services position, City says no
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Tuesday, Concho Valley PAWS Executive Director Jenie Wilson delivered a presentation to San Angelo's City Council where she recommended a new animal services position be opened. The position, she said, would focus on enforcing an existing ordinance that requires the spaying and neutering of pets...
Federal judge rules MyPillow's Mike Lindell must pay $5M in election data dispute
A federal judge on Wednesday affirmed a $5 million arbitration award against MyPillow chief executive Mike Lindell in favor of a software engineer who challenged data that Lindell said proves China interfered in the 2020 U.S. presidential election and tipped the outcome to Joe Biden. Lindell said he plans to...
Route 3 passengers temporarily affected by road construction, Concho Valley Transit says
SAN ANGELO, Texas — Beginning Thursday, Feb. 22, Concho Valley Transit customers who ride Route 3 will experience a temporary detour to avoid sections of the road that are under construction, CVT said Wednesday. CVT stops affected include:. Stripes (North Chadbourne Street) L&N Automotive. North Branch Library. North Chadbourne...
Basketbrawl fallout | Eight players suspended after postgame fight, including four UIW Cardinals
SAN ANTONIO — A total of eight players from the University of Incarnate Word (UIW) and Texas A&M-Commerce basketball programs have been suspended by the Southland Conference after players were seen fighting in a massive brawl moments after their Monday game. Conference officials announced the punishments Wednesday afternoon, saying...
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