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AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming November election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need of proper identification required to vote in elections in Texas. Additional locations to apply for an EIC will be announced in the near future.
Twenty-one individuals were jailed on Tuesday, the vast majority of which were booked on warrants or commitments. Those 21 carried a range of charges among them, including three marijuana, three assault, two DWI and two PI charges.
One charge apiece for harassment, reckless driving, credit card abuse and graffiti was reflected on the bookings report.
At approximately 11:07 a.m. today, San Angelo Police Dispatch received a call about a possible suicidal subject whose whereabouts were unknown. The caller was a relative who had recently heard the 33-year-old San Angelo man talking about hurting himself.
The Walmart tug-of-war continues Tuesday in council chambers, where city staff will present a second zone change proposal for the 21.5-acre swath of land situated in the northeast corner of the intersection of Bryant and S. Jackson St. necessary for construction of the Super Center to begin.
Two minors were put behind bars on Sunday, one for minor in possession of tobacco and one for minor in possession of alcohol. Several minors have been booked on these charges lately, in what appears to be a growing trend.
What a difference a day makes!
After cool conditions forced spectators to bundle up on the first two days of the Showdown in San Angelo, Sunday’s warmer weather was a welcome relief, as visitors to the park staked out their locations for the big day of finals at Lake Nasworthy.
San Angelo Shines in the Mist
It definitely takes a village to make the Showdown in San Angelo a success, and the locals who donate their time to make this premier event a success have been a bright spot on two, otherwise cloudy, days.
The rescheduled Showdown in San Angelo, presented by Twin Peaks, got underway on Friday morning, with a nice, cool breeze and light sprinkles--instead of the regular 106 degree heat--and the folks attending the opening-day of the event seem pleased that this year’s schedule was changed to include three days of racing.
The boats running at the Showdown in San Angelo are a lot of fun to behold; each one a unique expression of the owner’s tastes and/or sense of humor, featuring colorful paintjobs and giant, gleaming engines.
Many of the boat names feature risqué word play and allusions to how much money the owners have put into their creations .