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Parents of La Vernia HS football player allegedly hazed hire new lawyer to sue district

LA VERNIA, Texas - Parents of a La Vernia High School football player who was allegedly hazed and assaulted at school have hired a new lawyer and have refiled a civil lawsuit against the school district. The first lawsuit was withdrawn due to the health of the attorney. The parents are suing the d

KSAT 12 - 2017-11-22 23:24:51

Teacher, athletic staff knew of alleged assaults at La Vernia ISD but did nothing, lawsuit says

One of the accusers in the La Vernia High School sexual assault scandal has filed a new lawsuit against the school district that again claims school officials knew of the alleged assaults and didn't report them. Thirteen students have been arrested in connection with what authorities described as se

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-11-22 12:30:18

La Vernia sexual assault victim files civil lawsuit against school district

A lawsuit filed under the names John and Jane Doe Tuesday morning, details some of the brutal sexual assaults alleged to have happened in the La Vernia High School locker room. A lawsuit filed under the names John and Jane Doe Tuesday morning, details some of the brutal sexual assaults alleged to ha


World and Faith Leaders Respond to Sutherland Springs, Texas Church Shooting

America and much of the world reacted in horror as they they heard the news of a mass shooting occurring in the small town of Sutherland Springs, TX on Sunday, November 5. Amidst the pain, shock and anxiety, many people were searching for answers as to why this would happen. World leaders, especiall

MISSIONSBOX.ORG - 2017-11-23 15:39:26

Unicorns set new records for points, 3s in victory

New Braunfels rewrote the history books Wednesday during its 94-36 rout of Floresville at home. The Unicorns (4-1) set a new school record for points scored in a single game and also knocked down a program-best 16 3-pointers. Thank you for reading. Please log in, or sign up for a new account and

NEW BRAUNFELS HERALD-ZEITUNG - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Daily Times: Opinion - Freedom is a constant fight

As a rule, I enjoy Verna Benham's articles, because she's normally rational and insightful. I think her Nov. 15 article was written out of emotion. All caring people would have empathy for the family and friends of those in Sutherland Springs. Some corrections are in order. She references the 1994 A


Texas church shooter awarded security guard license despite lying to DPS about background

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas - Copies of documents signed by the Texas church shooter Devin Patrick Kelley show he lied to the Texas Department of Public Safety while applying to become a private security guard. Kelley, 26, of New Braunfels, killed 26 people at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland S


Survivor's daughter writes song for victims of Sutherland Springs

She wanted to be known only as "Karen" and told us the song, called "Not in Vain," was meant to provide comfort to herself and others. A woman contacted us to share the song that she wrote to help people impacted by the church massacre in Sutherland Springs. Karen, who would not to provide her last

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-11-22 22:56:14

Wahpeton puts South away in first duel

A hungry team of Wahpeton wrestlers made quick work of the short- handed Fargo South Bruins on Tuesday, Nov. 21. The Huskies claimed four pins and plenty of open weights in the 63- 12 season opener. "Fargo South's numbers are down. Injuries and illness have affected them. We have a young team and I

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

McCann, Bohn appointed to council

Rory McCann, above left, is sworn in as a member of the Wahpeton City Council by Assistant City Attorney Brittany Hatting. McCann has the option to run for election in 2018. The Wahpeton City Council will once again have nine sitting members. With unanimous votes, 6-0 each, the council approved two

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

'We still have to be careful'

One student's comments about committing a school shooting remains under investigation by administrators at Richland 44 High School in Colfax, North Dakota. Principal Bruce Anderson said he and the Richland School Board are working together, gathering facts about the comments, allegedly made at schoo


Shop local during Small Business Saturday

Don't forget to shop local. Small Business Saturday is coming up Saturday, Nov. 25 and we urge all area residents to support our local small businesses. Get your stamped cards filled up for the Dash For Cash promotion at participating businesses. Our first drawing will be held Monday, Dec. 4. Drop o


Council approves union labor contract

The Breckenridge City Council approved a two-year contract for labor between the city and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local Union 210 during the council's meeting Monday, Nov. 20, after recommendation from the personnel committee. The contract will be fo

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 18:00:00

North Dakota senators nominate 11 to service academies

WASHINGTON - Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., have nominated 11 North Dakota students to the nation's military service academies. Heitkamp's nominations include: Morgan Adams, Wahpeton, to the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. She is a graduate of Richland 44 H


Nightlights Support Group holds monthly meeting

BEMIDJI -- Nightlights, a non-denominational support group for anyone who has a loved one with mental illness, will hold its monthly meeting from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 27, in the St. Elizabeth room of St. Philip's Church, at Seventh Street and Beltrami Avenue in Bemidji. For more information,

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 11:31:00

Take pride in community you created

To the citizens of Wyndmere, I am writing to share my thoughts about my recent visit to your community. I am the uncle of Colette Barton. We were in the community as a result of the sudden death of her husband. The residents of Wyndmere exemplify the tremendous value of living in a small agricultura

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

Russian ballet's national tour stopping in East Texas

The Russian Grand Ballet will perform "The Nutcracker" live at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 at the Crockett Civic Center.COURTESY PHOTO CROCKETT - The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association is pleased to announce that The Russian Grand Ballet will be performing The Nutcracker live at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 at the Cr

PALESTINE HERALD-PRESS - 2017-11-22 22:46:00

Man wanted for fleeing scene of accident that caused injury

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Madisonville Police Department needs your help finding a hit and run suspect. A felony warrant has been issued for 24-year-old Lanarron Green. Green is wanted for leaving the scene of an accident that left one person hurt. It happened earlier this month, but a report

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-22 23:25:00

Calls for help in honoring fallen DPS Trooper from Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Chamber of Commerce in West Texas city of Monahans, as well as the Chamber of Commerce in Madisonville are calling for the public's help. They want to honor a fallen DPS Trooper. Texas State Trooper Billy Jack Zachary, or BJ, lost his life on New Year's Day in 2006.

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-23 07:09:00

Treat of the Day: New Madisonville Police Officer

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Madisonville Police Department is welcoming a new officer to their force. Ricci Ostermayer comes to the Brazos Valley from Texas City. He has 18 years old law enforcement experience. He was also an explosives, K-9 handler overseas for a military contractor.