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Crime Low on Sunday

by Chelsea Reinhard

Nov 24, 2014

Only 15 individuals were jailed on Sunday, many on warrants and committments stemming from previous offenses.

One person apiece was jailed for possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, driving while intoxicated and driving under the influence. 

Another 15 inmates were released on Sunday.

Locals Find Affordable Entertainment at Stadium Lanes

by Matt McDaniel

Nov 24, 2014

According to the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame, evidence suggests bowling dates back as far as 3200 B.C., and the sport survives to this day in several forms; from the candlepin bowling found in New England and the Canadian Maritime Provinces, to the lawn bowling still played in Great Britain.

State Agriculture Commish-Elect Taps Property Rights Attorney to be General Counsel

by Joe Hyde

Nov 24, 2014

Texas Agriculture Commissioner-elect Sid Miller announced that State Representative Tim Kleinschmidt (R, Lexington) will be the General Counsel of the Texas Department of Agriculture. Kleinschmidt will assume his new role in mid-January.

Miller said that Kleinschmidt is the best property rights attorney in Texas.

City Announces Closings for Thanksgiving Holiday

by Matt McDaniel

Nov 24, 2014

Most City offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27-28, for the Thanksgiving 
holiday. 
There will be no garbage collection or landfill operations on Thanksgiving Day. The 
offices of Republic Services, which collects garbage and operates the landfill, will also 

Ford Explorer Pulls Out in Front of Japanese Car and This is What Happens Next

by Joe Hyde

Nov 23, 2014

Traffic was backed-up on the eastbound Houston Harte Expressway access road near the Southwest Blvd. intersection due to a two-vehicle crash that happened at 12:21 p.m. today.

The waiting line of cars approaching the intersection stretched approximately one-quarter mile in the direction of Sherwood Way.

Firefighters Battle Kitchen Fire Started by Frying French Fries

by Joe Hyde

Nov 22, 2014

A small kitchen fire erupted just before 1 p.m. Saturday in the 1600 block of Oregon Avenue, just off Foster Road in south San Angelo.

According to the San Angelo Fire Department, the fire originated on the stove, where the home’s occupant had put on a small pot of oil to cook some French fries and forgot about them.

New Authentic Thai Restaurant Opens Today

by Chelsea Reinhard

Nov 22, 2014

Lemongrass, bean sprouts, and a collection of bottles marked with curvy Thai lettering rest near a cutting board in the kitchen at 2102 Howard St. Between the laughter of her two sons and the movement of workers organizing equipment in the building, Usanee “Moo” Lloyd turns on her new gas stove for the first time.

“I love to cook,” she smiles. “The dream comes true today.”

Perishable Platelets Pose Problems for United Blood Services

by Matt McDaniel

Nov 22, 2014

In their never ending quest so save lives with transfusable blood products, the team at United Blood Services in San Angelo explains that different blood products have different life spans, and the crucial platelets that many patients depend on have the shortest life span—five days from the time they are donated.

Health Department Closed Dec. 1

by Joe Hyde

Nov 22, 2014

The San Angelo-Tom Green County Health Department will be closed Monday, Dec. 1, as its nursing staff assists Texas Department of State Health Services officials with a sexually transmitted diseases/HIV outreach clinic

The clinic will be conducted at Angelo State University in conjunction with World AIDS Day

Elks' Hoop Shoot Contest Scheduled for Dec. 2

by Joe Hyde

Nov 22, 2014

The San Angelo Elks Lodge will hold its annual, city wide Hoop Shoot contest. This event will be held on December 2nd, at Sierra Vista Methodist Church Gym at 6:30 p.m.

Sierra Vista is located at 4522 College Hills Boulevard.