Breaking News from Leander TX

Find the latest Leander TX News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Eanes, Lake Travis and Leander ISDs cancel classes Jan. 16 due to weather

Due to anticipated winter weather, all schools in Eanes, Lake Travis and Leander ISDs will be closed Jan. 16, according to representatives from each district. The Eanes ISD board of trustees meeting scheduled for Tuesday night has not yet been postpones, Eanes ISD spokesperson Claudia McWhorter sai

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-01-16 01:01:49

Leander ISD Closes Facilities Ahead Of Winter Storm

LEANDER, TX - Leander ISD has canceled classes at all of its campuses ahead of a winter storm on Tuesday. Freezing rain and sleet have emerged as the biggest threats during a winter storm expected on Tuesday, Jan. 16, Such conditions could make roads treacherous, prompting many school districts in

PATCH - 2018-01-16 03:40:37

Leander ISD closes classes, activities Tuesday in anticipation of winter storm

Leander ISD announced Monday afternoon that all classes and evening activities have been canceled for Tuesday due to anticipated hazardous weather and road conditions. The district plans to post an update Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. with any changes to Wednesday's schedule, according to a statement from th

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-01-16 01:14:49

Tommy L. Stubblefield, Jr.

Tommy L. Stubblefield, Jr., of Liberty Hill, Texas passed away on December 27, 2017 at the age of 65. He was born on December 5, 1952 in Beaumont, Texas to Thomas L., Sr. and Theresa M. (Kennedy) Stubblefield. He passed at Baylor Scott and White Hospital in Round Rock, Texas due to complications of

LHINDEPENDENT.COM - 2018-01-15 16:11:57

United Way of Williamson Co. volunteers bring fun, games to adult day care center

ROUND ROCK, TEXAS - Volunteers with United Way of Williamson County and TDIndustries brought fun and games to an adult day care center in Round Rock Monday as part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. AGE of Central Texas was home to an Olympic tournament of sorts. Volunteers helped members com

KVUE - 2018-01-16 01:18:47

eBay To Host Hiring Event In Round Rock

ROUND ROCK, TX -- eBay Austin Careers will be hosting a hiring event on Wednesday, Jan. 17 from 10 AM - 2 PM. During this unique opportunity, recruiters will be available to meet prospective candidates face-to-face and conduct on-site interviews. eBay is a leader in global commerce, and it seeks to

PATCH - 2018-01-16 04:17:59

Body Found Inside Car At Round Rock Retention Pond

ROUND ROCK, TX - A body was found inside a vehicle submerged in a retention pond Monday morning at the Texas A&M Health Science Center's Round Rock campus, officials said. Police were called at 10:30 a.m. about the car behind the medical school on Grimes Boulevard, the Austin American-Statesman rep

PATCH - 2018-01-16 02:11:30

Round Rock Honey donates funds for Texas farmers affected by the freeze

AUSTIN - With the recent and drastic weather changes across Central Texas, local farmers are among the most affected by the freezing temperatures that ruin crops. To combat this, Round Rock Honey will be donating $5 for every bottle sold of its Round Rock Reserve Bourbon Barrel Honey, a 2018 Good F

KVUE - 2018-01-15 20:26:00

MLK Day of Service benefits Newark Senior Center

With the day off from school, Ayanah Jones and Lindy McNelis easily could have chosen to stay home and relax Monday. Instead, the teens headed to the Newark Senior Center to participate in a day of service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "It's way better to be here doing something for someone

NEWARK POST - 2018-01-16 05:15:00

VIDEO | Serious crime in Newark down in 2017

The Newark Police Department said serious crimes in the municipality were down in 2017, continuing a 10-year trend. According to department statistics Part 1 Crimes, which are the most serious, dropped 18.6% and have declined 43.1% since 2007. Lt. Fred Nelson said a number of police initiatives over

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-01-15 18:24:00

Chase away the chill with some savory wines

Don't forget the 27th Annual Polar Bear Plunge on Super Bowl weekend, Sunday, Feb. 4. This is always fun. It benefits Special Olympics Delaware. Last year saw 3,602 plungers, who raised $900K.There is a full slate of events during the weekend. You can get specifics here: www. rehoboth.com/event-deta

CAPE GAZETTE - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

Man fired gun during home break-in, cops say

A man who forced his way into a Pennsville home and fired a weapon was arrested Monday, police said. Raymond C. Keller, 30, of Carneys Point, faces aggravated burglary, terroristic threats and weapons charges, according to the Pennsville Police Department. The burglary took place Sunday morning just

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 21:27:33

MLK Day in Delaware: Biden, Blunt-Rochester say King's words still relevant today

Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke on President Donald Trump's alleged recent explicit comments during his keynote address at the Delaware State Bar Association Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Monday in Wilmington. Jerry Habraken / The News Journal Five months removed from neo-Nazis marchin

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2018-01-15 19:59:37

Delaware organization focuses on raising generation of 'MLK' leaders

A Wilmington organization remains committed to helping young people, especially when it comes to helping young boys become the next generation of leaders. The Martin Luther King holiday marked the end of a week of action strategically called, "Raising Kings". It was organized by the One Village Alli

WHYY - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

A community partnership in Delaware leads to full day of service in honor of Dr. King

Volunteers with the United Way and Chemours employees organize care packages for the homeless. (Nichelle Polston/WHYY) In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The Chemours Company and the United Way of Delaware joined Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki's staff to organize care packages for the homeless

WHYY - 2018-01-15 08:00:00

State liquor store opens on Rockland Street

A Fine Wine & Good Spirits store at 1100 Rockland St. opened Thursday. The 5,000-square-foot store at Rockland Plaza features about 2,200 wines and spirits, according to a press release from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board. The store features a center table where customers can find staff to an

READING EAGLE - 2018-01-15 08:01:00

CONCORD -- State Rep. Cory Atkins will not run for re-election in the fall, according to a published report.

Atkins, 68, told the Concord Journal she made a "hard decision" to retire at the end of the year but felt it was time to step away. She cited health and personal reasons for her decision. Atkins, a Democrat, was first elected to state Legislature in 1998. The 14th Middlesex District covers Carlisle


Man fatally shot near Codman Square, 2018's fourth homicide in four days

A man was shot to death near Codman Square early Sunday evening, police said. Officers responded to calls of a person shot in the area of Kenwood and Washington streets at about 5:30 p.m. They found the victim, who has not been publicly identified, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced d

DORCHESTER REPORTER - 2018-01-15 17:20:17

One Dead In Dorchester Shooting

BOSTON (CBS) - One person has died following a shooting in Dorchester. The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Washington and Kenwood Streets. Police investigate a Dorchester shooting. (WBZ-TV) An ambulance transported the victim to an area hospital but they did not surv

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-14 21:06:18

Fatal Dorchester Shooting Is Fourth In As Many Days

BOSTON, MA - A man is dead following a shooting in Dorchester, according to multiple reports. The shooting reportedly occurred on Kenwood Street. There was also a Sunday morning shooting in Roxbury. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries, police said. This is the fourth Boston homicide i

PATCH - 2018-01-15 00:26:15