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ASU ROTC to Honor Veterans

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 31, 2014

Angelo State University’s Air Force ROTC Detachment 847 will recognize Veterans Day and honor the nation’s military veterans with a flag retreat ceremony and candlelight vigil Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the ASU flagpole and Memorial Oak Grove.

Skate Park Reopened

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 31, 2014

The downtown skate park, which has been closed since late May to accommodate a sewer line replacement in the area, reopened Thursday. The park is at 100 W. Veterans’ Memorial Drive (formerly West River Drive).

The downtown location is one of two City skate parks frequented by skateboarders, rollerbladers and roller skaters. The other is at Kirby Community Park, 1401 Edmund Blvd.

Man Approaches Girl Outside Elementary School, Authorities React

by Ben Tinsley

Oct 31, 2014

San Angelo ISD schools and police remained on alert Friday after a Thursday afternoon interaction between an 11-year-old girl walking home from Alta Loma Elementary School and a man walking across the street toward her.

The man, who was roughly two blocks away at the southeast corner of the school, alarmed officials, prompting a response from the San Angelo police and the school administration.

DPS Issues Halloween Safety Tips

by Matt McDaniel

Oct 31, 2014

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to use extra caution in areas where children are likely to be gathering this Halloween. DPS is also encouraging parents and trick-or-treaters to make safety a priority.

San Angelo's Spookiest Spots

by Matt McDaniel

Oct 31, 2014

Every town has its spooky sites, and around Halloween each year thrill-seeking enthusiasts scour the city's scare sites in hope of experiencing some paranormal activity. 

In San Angelo, at least three locations are reputed to be haunted by the ghosts of former citizens, some dating back to the 1800s. Here are the top three from around town:

Your Comprehensive List of Halloween Events

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 31, 2014

San Angelo parking lots, churches and galleries will fill with festivities targeted at trick-or-treaters on Halloween night, many of which are free and offer a variety of activities for children, teens and families.

Police: Man in Wednesday Rollover Jailed for Assault and Two Hit and Runs

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 30, 2014

A 40-year-old San Angelo man was arrested Wednesday following a road-rage incident that led to an assault and two separate hit and run collisions.

Steven Montemayor was taken into custody in the 800 block of West Avenue K—several blocks from a rollover crash at West Avenue L and Austin Street. 

Justice of the Peace Candidate Slams Incumbent as Unethical in Public Forum

by Ben Tinsley

Oct 30, 2014

The subject of professional ethics—or an alleged lack of them—dominated the Wednesday evening discussion during a Justice of the Peace candidate forum in the Community Room of the Stephens Central Library.

Motorcyclist Flees on Foot After Crash, Evades Police

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 30, 2014

At approximately 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, San Angelo Police Sergeant J. Rodriguez observed a black 2006 Suzuki motorcycle traveling north on Jackson St. with a defective tail light.   

Sgt. Rodriguez activated his emergency lights initiating a traffic stop at Jackson and University. The driver of the motorcycle accelerated from Sgt. Rodriguez in an attempt to evade apprehension.

City Tightens Watering Restrictions

by Chelsea Reinhard

Oct 30, 2014

Outside watering will be limited to once every seven days beginning Saturday, Nov. 1, in keeping with the City’s drought contingency ordinance.