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Firemen Extinguish Third Flaming Vehicle in Three Days

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

San Angelo firefighters have just extinguished yet another flaming vehicle, this time located on Loop 306 near College Hills and the Concho Educators building. 

According to Fire Marshal Ross Coleman, firefighters received the call just before 5 p.m. this afternoon and responded to the scene between Southwest and College Hills, where they found a burning 2000 Chevy Sonic.

Mayor Dwain Morrison is planning to run for a second term. (Screenshot/YouTube)

Mayor Dwain Morrison Files Candidacy for Re-Election

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

Mayor Dwain Morrison has filed his candidacy for re-election in the May 9 City Council election.

Today was the first day candidates could file for a place on the ballot. Morrison was the first hopeful to file his candidacy. The filing period continues through Feb. 27.

Michael Dominique Garcia. (Photo/TGCJ)

DPS Detectives Seize Meth and Pot in North San Angelo Raid

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

A 23-year-old suspected of dealing methamphetamine and marijuana was locked up in the county jail on Tuesday, after detectives with the TxDPS located drugs and firearms within his residence.

Michael Dominique Garcia has been charged with a third-degree marijuana possession, first-degree meth possession, and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.

Eric J. Martinez is wanted for burglary of a habitation. (Photo/SAPD)

Police Seek Info on Wanted Burglar

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

San Angelo Police are seeking information on 25-year-old Eric J. Martinez. Martinez is wanted for burglary of a habitation.

Martinez is a Hispanic male, approximately 5'7" tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. His jail record shows he has been booked in the past for criminal mischief, burglary, possession, contempt of court and minor in consumption.

TABC ordered the Little River Club closed yesterday. (LIVE! Photo/Chelsea Schmid)

Popular Bar Shuttered by TABC Following Fatal Crash Investigation

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

Agents with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) served an order to a popular bar on Tuesday, forcing its closure due to a fatal motorcycle crash involving a patron of the bar.

San Angelo Police Department patrol badge.

Theft and Drugs Lead Tuesday Jail Bookings

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

Twenty-six inmates were booked into the county jail on Tuesday, five of which were charged with marijuana possession and another four who were accused of theft. Manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance and possession each accounted for one charge apiece. 

The Adult Enrichment Center in San Angelo is in need of financial assistance in order to keep operating. (LIVE! Photo/Amanda Henson)

Adult Enrichment Center Struggles to Keep Doors Open

by Amanda Henson

Jan 28, 2015

Adults in need of a monitored social environment may soon run out of options, as the Adult Enrichment Center (AEC) struggles to keep the doors open. 

Who Decides on Elected Officials' Salary Complaints

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 28, 2015

How your tax dollars are applied to elected officials’ salaries was decided in commissioner’s court Tuesday, when the court began a discussion on who would sit on the county’s elected official salary grievance committee.

Three Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders Captured. (Contributed/DPS)

Three Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders Captured

by Joe Hyde

Jan 28, 2015

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that three fugitives on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list were captured recently. Paul Ray Bass, 53, was arrested on Jan. 23 in Houston; Derrick Kyle Garton, 29, was apprehended on Jan. 23 in New Boston, Texas; and Charles Leon Carr, 57, was deported from Mexico on Jan. 22.

Congressman Mike Conaway (Contributed, U.S. House of Representatives)

U.S. House Passes 12 Bills to Combat Human Trafficking

by Joe Hyde

Jan 28, 2015

This week, the House of Representatives passed a dozen bills designed to fight human trafficking. These pieces of legislation will provide support and services to victims of trafficking, and boost resources for law enforcement.

Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11) released the following statement in support of these bills:

Dr. Brian May, ASU president; Dr. Charles Diminnie, Dr. Loree Branham; and Chancellor Robert Duncan. (Contributed Photo/Danny Meyer)

Texas Tech System Chancellor Announces Angelo State Award Winners

by Joe Hyde

Jan 28, 2015

Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robert Duncan yesterday announced the Angelo State University recipients of the annual Chancellor’s Council distinguished faculty awards.

A Ford Expedition caught fire, but the occupants fled the scene. (Contrinuted photo)

Three Occupants At-Large After Fleeing Ford Expedition Before it Burst into Flames

by Joe Hyde

Jan 27, 2015

A black Ford Expedition pulled into B&W Truck, Trailer and Machine Shop just before 5 p.m. today. It was smoking from under the hood. Two males and a female, all adults, exited the vehicle, witnesses say, and ran as the Ford burst into flames.

The entire engine compartment is practically gone. The seats inside are burned to their metal frames, and the driver’s door appears to be melted shut.

The IM Legends flag football team. (Contributed Photo/ASU)

ASU Flag Football Teams National Runners Up

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 27, 2015

Angelo State University intramural flag football teams IM Legends and Wolfpac both finished as national runners up at the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) National Campus Championship Series national championships earlier this month at the University of West Florida in Pensacola.

Missing Girl

Police Continue Search for Runaway, Clear Up Rumors and Misconceptions

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jan 27, 2015

The San Angelo Police Department continues the search for runaway Briana Esquivel.   Briana was last seen by her family at 4:30 a.m. Jan. 21 at her residence on Chestnut Street.  Before leaving, Briana left a note to her family stating her intentions of leaving the home.  Along with the note, Briana also packed her personal belongings, further indicating her desire to leave.