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PT Cruiser Rams Work Truck on Loop 306

by Joe Hyde

Oct 2, 2014

Traffic suddenly backed up for the exit ramp for Knickerbocker Road early this morning on Loop 306. Police said that was one of the contributing environmental factors causing a PT Cruiser to ram into the rear of work truck.

Senior Officers Bust Burglars Parked Across from Crime Scene

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 2, 2014

Willie Montez and Alfred Rios grew up together in the ‘70s in south San Angelo. From elementary through junior and high school the two got to know each other better, both graduating a year apart from Central High School in 1980 and ’81, before taking different career paths that would ultimately meet 10 years later.

Shannon Doctor Says Staff Up To Date On Ebola Guidelines

by Matt McDaniel

Oct 2, 2014

Dallas County health officials identified the Ebola patient at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital as Thomas Eric Duncan, of Liberia, who arrived in the U.S. on Sept. 20 to visit his family and developed symptoms a few days later

Rep. Darby Joins Local Officials in Urging Voters to Approve Proposition 1 in November

by Matt McDaniel

Oct 2, 2014

State Representative Drew Darby joined officials from the San Angelo Chamber of Commerce, Association of Realtors and Homebuilders Association in voicing their support for Proposition 1 in the upcoming November elections Wednesday.

San Angelo Welcomes Model T Ford Owners

by Matt McDaniel

Oct 2, 2014

“I will build a car for the great multitude. It will be large enough for the family, but small enough for the individual to run and care for. It will be constructed of the best materials, by the best men to be hired, after the simplest designs that modern engineering can devise.

Shannon Officials Announce Six Expansion Projects Totaling $45 Million

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 2, 2014

Shannon Medical Center and Shannon Clinic announced six expansion projects to update facilities and provide additional space to serve the growing number of patients in the Concho Valley.  Totaling $45 million, the projects will be funded by the Shannon Trust and will be completed over the next five years.

Hit and Run Turns into Manhunt after Three-Car Crash

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 1, 2014

Police working a major motor vehicle accident at Abe and Highland have apprehended a male subject who fled from the scene of the crash. 

The crash was reported at 6:03 p.m. and involved an older model Toyota pickup, a two-door Hyundai, and an SUV that failed to stop after the crash. 

SAPD Seeks Info on Wanted Subjects

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 1, 2014

San Angelo police are seeking information on two suspects wanted on felony charges.

Quail Valley VFD Fights Fire on 18-Wheeler's Trailer North of San Angleo

by Matt McDaniel

Oct 1, 2014

The Quail Valley Volunteer Fire Department is working to extinguish a fire on the flatbed-trailer portion of an 18-wheeler on U.S. Highway 277, about one-mile north of the intersection with FM 2105 north of San Angelo.

Tom Green County Sheriff’s Office personnel are assisting at the scene.

Farr Street Fire Erupts in North San Angelo

by Joe Hyde

Oct 1, 2014

At the 1700 block of Farr Street, near 17th Street, a fire has been reported. Black smoke blows up and into the sky as multiple fire and rescue trucks are enroute.

There are reports of downed powerlines as firefighters put out the blaze.

We're at the scene and will report back what's on fire shortly. The fire was reported at 11:50 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Update 12:00 p.m.