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NMDA places Southeast N.M. back under pecan weevil quarantine

The New Mexico Department of Agriculture (NMDA) is issuing another emergency pecan weevil quarantine in Eastern New Mexico. The NMDA first issued a quarantine Jan. 27 for the communities of Artesia, Roswell, Lovington and Hobbs after finding evidence of pecan weevils - white, grub-like insects - in


Slow down! Sheriff's Office has new radar

The Lea County Sheriff's Office has another tool to combat traffic violations like speeding throughout the community thanks to 32 in-car radar units. On Tuesday, the sheriff's office announced a purchase of 32 Stalker-brand in-car radar units to outfit the majority of its marked fleet using budgeted

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-11-17 17:38:04

Baseball restrooms still on Lovington's remodel list

LOVINGTON - Remodeling of the Love Street Baseball Complex restrooms hit another snag Monday as commissioners voted 4-0 against awarding the project after receiving only one qualified bidder. At Monday's meeting, Loving-ton City Manager James Williams presented two bids submitted for the remodeling


Muriel Jane 'Roach' Green

Muriel Green Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, at Hagerman Cemetery for Muriel Jane "Roach" Green of Hagerman. Green, 88, passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at her home in Hagerman. Rev. Stephen Deutsch will officiate the services. Muriel was born March 26,


Pacific Aldermen Approve Municipal Election Date

Pacific aldermen approved the date of Tuesday, April 3, 2018, for the upcoming municipal election. Voters will be asked to vote for seven city seats, including: One alderman for each of the three wards, terms are two years; Mayor, term for four years; Collector, term for four years; Marshal/Poli

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:00

Robertsville Man Charged in Stabbing

A Robertsville area man is charged in the alleged stabbing of a man in the neck with a steak knife. Brett J. Devereux, 25, is charged in a felony complaint in the Franklin County Associate Circuit Court with first-degree assault and armed criminal action. He is being held in the Franklin County jail

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:00

Winter Wonderland Parade Entry Open

The Union Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting entries for the Winter Wonderland Parade set for Friday, Dec. 8. This year's theme is "Christmas Traditions." Registration is open to all businesses, organizations and individuals, including Boy and Girl Scouts, cheerleaders, bands, churches, choirs, s

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:31

Mann to Present Senior Musical Recital at CMU

Ethan Mann of Pacific will perform his senior music recital Friday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Willie Mae Kountz Recital Hall at the Swinney Conservatory of Music on Central Methodist University's Fayette campus. Michael Williams of Knob Noster also will perform. The recital will be a bit different

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:31

DECA Club Buys, Packs Food for Needy Children

Pacific High School DECA club members purchased ingredients and packed boxes for 4,320 meals for children in developing nations. The students raised the money to buy the ingredients and packaging for the Kids Against Hunger Food Pack project sponsored by the Washington Overseas Mission during a duri

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:00

Special Event CUP Back on Plan Board Meeting Agenda

Nathaniel and Jacqueline Phillips hope the third time at the Franklin County Planning and Zoning Commission is the charm. The Phillipses are once again on the agenda for the plan board. The meeting will be Tuesday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. at the county government center in Union. The Phillipses should fi

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:00

Turkeys to be handed out Saturday for families in need - KMOV.com

News 4 Investigates: Former police officer sues tow company and winsNews 4 Investigates: Former police officer sues tow company and wins Updated: Friday, November 17 2017 11:58 PM EST2017-11-18 04:58:44 GMT A retired Illinois State Highway Patrol Officer says a St. Louis tow company owes her nearly

KMOV - 2017-11-18 19:01:00

Johnny's Crazy Deals Now Open in Unionn Grand Opening Scheduled

Missourian Staff Writer A new furniture store has opened its doors in Union, at 1550 Denmark Road, at the site of the former Ashley's Furniture store. The 24,000-square-foot shop is owned by United States Navy Veteran Johnny Ihmoud, St. Peters. The Union store is the fourth location to open in fewer

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-18 23:32:31

Body pulled from Lake Conroe

LAKE CONROE - Officials pulled the body of an elderly man from Lake Conroe on Friday morning. First responders received a call for a drowning after 9 a.m. stating that a man - later identified as Larry Guy, 69, of Conroe - was found unresponsive next to a boat on the south side of the lake. When res


Teens confess after tearing up Conroe neighbors' Santa

CONROE, TEXAS - A Conroe family was shaken up this week when someone damaged their life-size Santa and left a gun nearby. "I was sad to see the Santa beat up and legs gone, but panicked when I saw the gun!" Jana Deardorff said. Deardorff contacted the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office and they came

KHOU - 2017-11-18 01:31:30

Man rescues dog bobbing near San Luis Pass

FREEPORT - A dog was rescued by a man who found her bobbing in the water off the coast of Freeport has been reunited with her owners. Jodi Durham was out in the Gulf of Mexico Saturday morning and thought he saw something bobbing in the water. He quickly ruled it out as being a pelican or a dolphin

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2017-11-18 21:16:06

Astronomy lessons take center stage at LSC's Star Party

Each semester at Lone Star College - Montgomery, students in Professor John Wakefield's astronomy course prepare to teach the community what they have learned about the galaxy. The class hosts a bi-annual star party, which is open to the public, to showcase their newly acquired knowledge. The fall p

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-19 02:08:00

Child, 7, honored for calling 911, saving mother's life

When 7-year-old James saw his mom repeatedly having seizures and losing consciousness on an afternoon in September at their home in Conroe, the Geisinger Elementary School student sprang into action. He dialed 911, a life-saving call that helped his mom survive the traumatic event, police officials

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-17 21:54:00

Where to volunteer and donate in Montgomery County during for Thanksgiving

Montgomery County is full of nonprofit organizations looking to give back to the community. Here is a non-comprehensive list of places to volunteer your time or donate to in the next week leading up to Thanksgiving: Thanksgiving Blessings brings relief to Hurricane Harvey victims Nov. 18 Nonprofit o

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2017-11-17 20:47:22

Trio of Harris County neighborhoods affected by Harvey flooding to get reappraisals

Published 3:46 pm, Thursday, November 16, 2017 Property owners in several neighborhoods in The Woodlands Township and Municipal Utilities District 386 that are in Harris County will have their properties reappraised for post-Hurricane Harvey damages and possibly receive refunds. Jack Barnett, chie


Detectives: Trio drugged, shocked Montgomery County girl before her death

Three people are facing charges after the death of a South Montgomery County special-needs girl in October 2016 that was all caught on surveillance cameras. Tommieretta Gunner, 43, and Marreissa Jones, 28, were charged with a first-degree felony injury to a child charge while the girl's father, Anth