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Man Having Bad Day Leaves $300 for Chick-Fil-A Drive-Thru Diners

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 30, 2014

One man’s rough patch brought joy to over a dozen Chick-Fil-A customers Friday, when he made a generous gesture to benefit those that followed him in the Sherwood Way drive-through line.

San Angelo Police Investigate Possible Stabbing

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 29, 2014

San Angelo police are searching for a male suspect scanner traffic indicated had stabbed a 36-year-old female this afternoon in the 2700 block of E. 21st St.

At circa 3:00 p.m., officers responded to an assault call at a residence, and arrived to find the female victim, who had sustained two injuries to her lower left leg.

Man Jailed for Disregarding Barricade and Fleeing Officer Sunday

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 29, 2014

Gregory Lee Smith, 56, was put behind bars at 2:36 a.m. on Sunday on charges of fleeing a police officer, DWI third or more and disregarding a barricade.

Three-Vehicle Crash at Chadbourne and 14th Streets Sends Two to Hospital

by Matt McDaniel

Sep 27, 2014

Three pickup trucks have been involved in what appears to be a chain rear-ending just north of the intersection of Chadbourne and 14th Streets in north San Angelo on Saturday evening.

The crash happened around 6 p.m. and involved a black Chevy Silverado 1500, red Dodge Ram 1500 and a white Chevrolet 2500 single-cab pick.

2-Alarm Fire at Home in The Bluffs

by Joe Hyde

Sep 26, 2014

The San Angelo Fire Department responded to a house fire on the 600 block of Avondale Avenue in The Bluffs subdivision at approximately 4:35 p.m. Friday afternoon. Fire department first responders said that flames were clearly visible from the scond story of the home. A second alarm was ordered for backup.

Health Department Closed Most of Monday, Wednesday

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 26, 2014

The San Angelo-Tom Green County Health Department will be closed from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, and from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1.

Health Department staff will be at the West Texas Training Center during those times, administering tuberculosis tests to students in the San Angelo Independent School District’s health occupations program.

Public Intoxication Leads Thursday Jail Bookings

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 26, 2014

Public intoxication led the jail bookings on Thursday, when seven of 35 inmates were jailed for PI. The report reflects four theft and four pot charges, as well as two possession, two assault and two robbery.

There was also one car theft charge, one possession of dangerous drugs charge and one manufacture/delivery charge. 

Concerns About Dust From Sand Facility Overblown, Engineer Says

by Matt McDaniel

Sep 26, 2014

The moving of mineral materials has become big business in areas experiencing the shale oil exploration boom, as sand is transferred between points for frac projects and crushed limestone is manufactured to build roads.

Two proposed facilities in the area have sparked public outcry in recent weeks, as residents who live nearby fear their quality-of-life may suffer if the projects are approved.  

Spieker Family Pulls Together for Sick Loved One

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 26, 2014

Two weeks after Renee and Tres Spieker tied the knot on April 14, 2012, the newlywed couple was met with a challenge when Tres went into total renal failure and was admitted to Community Medical Center.

The sickness didn’t come as a shock to the couple, Renee Spieker, a registered nurse on Community’s staff, said, but when they found out how severe her husband’s condition was both were taken aback.

San Angelo Health Foundation Awards $400K to Local Non-Profits

by Matt McDaniel

Sep 26, 2014

San Angelo Health Foundation Board Chair Mike Boyd announced that the Foundation has approved grants of $414,311 to fund projects for five area non-profit organizations. 

Since its inception nineteen years ago, the San Angelo Health Foundation has approved and awarded grants totaling $43,796,555, benefitting the Concho Valley region through funding to approximately 188 organizations for 432 projects.