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 West, Texas

West is a city in McLennan County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 2,674. It is named after T.M. West, the first postmaster of the city.[4] West is located in the north-central part of Texas.

West, Texas
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updated Wed. May 24, 2017

Lubbock, TX - United States Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) stopped in Lubbock on Sunday as part of his weekend tour of West Texas. Cruz joined Representative Jodey Arrington (R-TX, 19th District) to speak to constituents at the Bayer Museum of agriculture ...
SARAGOSA, Texas - Monday marked 30 years since a small town in West Texas was destroyed when a massive tornado hit. The numbers were staggering: 200 mph winds hit Saragosa - killing 30 and injuring more than 100 people.
After almost a year, renovations of the West Texas Counseling and Guidance offices inside the Cactus Hotel are complete. The 5,900 square-foot space houses 14 offices with, extra wall insulation for added privacy, a conference room and spacious waiting ...
The Kimble County Historical Commission will host an unveiling and dedication of the painting, "The Indian Killing of Isaac Kountz," at 4 p.m.
law enforcement Torch Run volunteers, representing officers from across West Texas, will gather in front of the Odessa police Department, 205 N. Grant Ave.
El Paso, Texas (AP) - Investigators say five people have been arrested on capital murder charges in the slaying of a former soldier at a West Texas apartment. El Paso police on Friday night announced arrests in connection with the May 7 fatal stabbing ...
Ex-West Texas County Judge Charged in Public corruption Case. Authorities say a former West Texas county judge faces federal bribery and income tax-related charges in a public corruption investigation linked to an indicted state senator.
May is National police officer Month and this week Odessa police have been honoring fallen officers throughout the State of Texas.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Lubbock-West Texas District Office has named Tri-State General Contracting Group as the 2017 West Texas 8a Graduate Firm of the Year. The SBA will award Jerry Reynosa of Tri-Sate General Contracting ...
For crude oil, Energy Transfer Partners LP affiliates Permian Express Terminal LLC and Permian Express Partners LLC are holding a 30-day binding open season that started Tuesday for the proposed Permian Express 3 crude oil project out of West Texas, ...
Champion Baptist is one of several West Texas churches hoping Texas lawmakers will answer their prayers for rate relief in the final days of the Legislative session, but the odds look slim.
Alejandro Monares Tabarez, 35, was arrested Monday on felony charges of aggravated assault on a public servant, aggravated robbery warrant, evading arrest causing serious bodily injury, as well as several felony and misdemeanor drug possession ...
Washington, D.C. (KTAB/KRBC) - During a House agriculture Committee hearing focused on the state of the rural economy, Congressman Jodey Arrington expressed West Texas enthusiasm over China once again importing U.S. beef, but also discussed the ...
OCI solar Power's Alamo 4 plant in Brackettville features more than 150,000 solar panels and sits on 600 acres of privately owned land.
Odessa, Texas (KMID) - "Not too often do you see three separate trampolines in the power lines, but they had some sort of wind coming through here," said ...
Abilene, Texas - A storm's a-brewin in West Texas. When severe weather is in the area, local stores like Bible Hardware, in Abilene, make it a priority to provide people with the proper gear for severe weather.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB) - West Texas weather is very unpredictable and can strike at any moment. "I have kids and grandkids," stated Larry Vaughn.
While they - like most Texans - can choose retail electric providers on the competitive market, they're stuck with Sharyland's pricey power lines, which serve about 50,000 customers in rural North and West Texas. Delivery rates for Sharyland ...
OPEC, Russia and other major producers could help drive oil prices back to $60 per barrel or more with a new production deal, but that would also be a green light for U.S.
West Texas City manager on 2-Months Paid Leave in Theft Case. A West Texas city manager has been put on 60 day of paid leave after his arrest on two felony theft counts related to his alleged misuse of municipal property.
This has been a week of pretty exciting news in West Texas. As a former student and employee of both Midland ISD and the University of Texas of the Permian Basin, I am elated by the announcements of new leaders for both institutions.
The second annual Justin Byler Memorial Day 5K run, walk or ride will be held at 8 a.m. May 29 at the Ballinger high school parking lot, 2107 N. Broadway.
CANYON - Elijah Artis originally wanted to be an Aggie, and was planning to go to Texas A&M University before housing ran out in College Station.
Proceeds from the dinner are going toward establishing West Texas Chefs' Table's LLC. At the next dinner - the date of which is undetermined, but won't be for several months - all profits will benefit local high school culinary programs, Calderon said.
Make some time for the dinosaurs the next time you head to West Texas.
HOWARD COUNTY, Texas (Local 2/Fox 24) - Jose Hernandez, a reported runaway, was found at Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big Spring with a gunshot wound, according to authorities.
Canyon painter Joshua Sorenson enrolled at West Texas A&M University in 2013 to consider art from a scientific perspective.
On Saturday, you may see some neighbors put what looks like trash outside their house. Only it isn't trash, and in fact, is going to help feed thousands of West Texas community members. The West Texas Food Bank is always accepting donations to help ...
event is open to the public for a registration fee of $40 per person. Registration includes morning and afternoon educational programs, coffee, a box lunch and the opportunity to tour Fort Concho, built in 1867 and a National Historic Landmark owned by ...
"Our risks and rates of melanoma in West Texas are increasing despite our efforts, so 'Melanoma Awareness Month' is important to understand.
(CNN) - James Comey came to the FBI with a hero's reputation: He famously stood up to President George W. Bush's aides in a dramatic hospital-room confrontation over secret wiretapping.
A border tax levied by the Trump administration on crude imports would blow out the spread between international benchmark Brent crude and West Texas crude prices, Goldman Sachs said in a note Wednesday. "It would blow out the Brent/WTI spread.
An El Paso-area social studies teacher and coach is now on administrative leave after accusations he offered A grades in exchange for back rubs and massages, according to the Gadsden Independent school District.
They say the median house value in Midland rose 23% from 2011 to 2015 and median incomes rose almost 20%. Why would this Podunk city in the middle of hardscrabble West Texas have a booming economy? Well, they aren't flocking to Midland to see ...
Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) is in West Texas this week to hold multiple meetings, visit with hundreds of constituents, and listen to their insight.
West Texas City manager Arrested on 2 Property Theft Counts. Records show a West Texas city manager has been charged with using municipal land and water and not paying for it.
This solar farm is in West Texas in Pecos County. OCI Solar Power signed a long-term power contract with San Antonio's municipal utility, CPS Energy, to provide it renewable energy.
The 2017 West Texas Jazz Party kicks off with returning musician Houston Person on Thursday, May 18 with a dance night from 8-10 p.m.
The West Texas Centers and its 15 mental health centers will plan outreach events with an emphasis on early intervention for children in celebration of National Mental Health Month.
Lubbock, Texas - A West Texas man was sentenced Friday by Senior U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 148 months in federal prison for stalking and possessing child pornography.
Located on a hill about a mile and a half south on U.S. 83, this giant white cross is hard to miss. In the late 1980s, Jim Studer convinced the owners of plant food maker Scotts Miracle-Gro to let him manufacture their product in Texas.
Some areas of the South Plains will be having elections for school board and general election positions. At New Deal there will be three city council spots up for grabs.
Are oil jobs coming back to West Texas? 2. If so, are jobs coming back just as fast her as compared to other oil-producing states?
Pipeline developer Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) announced yesterday (May 3) that its two natural gas pipelines in West Texas are in service. The Comanche Trail pipeline will run 195 miles long; the Trans-Pecos 148 miles. Both sister pipelines will ...
But of all his books - and there were many - one, "The Good Old Boys" - reeks of West Texas. To a great extent that is because the book's main character, Hewey Calloway, is exactly like a lot of the people I have known in my lifetime.
The purchase of Navigator Energy Services was announced April 11 and makes NuStar the latest company to join the oil rush taking place in West Texas' Permian Basin oil field. Some oil exploration and production companies have been spending as much ...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - As conference tournament play ramps up, Angelo State remains the unanimous No. program in this week's NFCA Division II Top 25 Coaches Poll.
Rahul Malhotra pled guilty in federal court to lying about the ownership of his law firm, which violates his visa conditions. We reached out to Malhotra's attorney, who's based in Houston, but they did not immediately respond.





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