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Rockdale, Texas Replaces Mining with Crypto Mining

Last October the state’s largest electricity generator, Sandow, announced it wasclosing three coal-fired power plantsin Texas due to being not profitable, one being in Rockdale, Texas along with the adjacent coal mine.

ALTCOINBUZZ.IO - 2018-07-20 10:14:32

Milam County sheriff passes away after suffering heart attack on vacation

CAMERON, Texas (KBTX)The Milam County Sheriff's Office has confirmed Sheriff David Greene passed away Friday at 9 p.m. after suffering a heart attack while on vacation in Oregon.Greene had the heart attack June 26th and was taken to a hospital in Salem, Oregon. He was then transferred to Oregon Heal

KBTX.COM - 2018-07-20 22:15:00

West Temple neighborhood evacuating as wildfire burns nearby

A fire that started in West Temple forced the evacuation of the Windmill Farms neighborhood and closed down FM 2483 Friday afternoon.According to officials on the scene, the fire was spreading north in the direction of High Point Elementary School.Authorities were not letting anyone further than the

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2018-07-20 19:49:23

Temple man sentenced to 20 years in child sexual assault case

BELTON — A Temple man was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison after his conviction for the aggravated sexual assault of a child.The charge was filed against Steven Anthony Duran, now 33, in October 2016, based on claims brought against him by a girl who said the sex acts started when she was abo

TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM - 2018-07-21 00:34:00

Taylor families fighting to get former principal back on job

The student was charged, but she was later allowed to return to the campus and continue the school year, parents and students said. She said she asked the district for extra resources to help take care of the student's special needs.

KVUE - 2018-07-20 15:45:41

Fire in Temple approaching homes

So far, about 200 to 250 acres have burned, Pechal said. Six sheds burned so far, as well as two abandoned vehicles.

KILLEEN DAILY HERALD - 2018-07-20 21:31:00

City of Temple implements Mandatory Water Conservation Stage II

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CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-07-20 21:21:25

Bell County wildfire forces evacuations

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CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-07-20 20:42:17

Hutto police arrest man connected to rash of car burglaries

Police arrested Yann Sanchez, 20, on Saturday, July 14, after someone reported seeing a suspicious person walking in a neighborhood with what appeared to be a pistol hanging out of his pocket.

KXAN - 2018-07-20 02:01:53

Local Officer Goes Above and Beyond

Most of us think of police officers as enforcers of the law, which, of course, they are. However, they are also community supporters, helping in ways that often go unnoticed. Last Saturday, one of Lexington’s finest did just that.


Temple father charged in son’s shooting

A Temple father has been arrested and charged in connection with the March 22 shooting of a 7-month-old boy by his 4-year-old brother.Michael Heath Thompson, the 30-year-old father of the two boys, was arrested Wednesday after he was charged with making a firearm accessible to a child causing death/

TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM - 2018-07-19 20:21:00

City says water is fine to drink

From the City of Cameron:The Little River is currently generating an abundance of organic matter that has produced a distinctive taste and odor. Unfortunately our treatment process does not take away either taste or odor at the levels being produced.The water meets all TCEQ standards and has been f

CAMERON HERALD - 2018-07-20 12:33:00

No Drop Off ordinance goes into effect this fall

The ordinance states that the operator of any motor vehicle or other conveyance shall not stop, stand, park, or leave standing an attended or unattended motor vehicle or momentarily pick up or discharge a passenger on any portion of a street, roadway, or highway described below provided signs are po


Tanker rollover in Burleson County

LYONS, Tex. (KBTX)-Speed may have been a factor in a rollover accident Wednesday night in Burleson County.Authorities say the tanker hauling salt water was southbound on SH 36 when it attempted to turn onto FM 60 in Lyons. The truck was apparently going too fast, and the tanker rolled over on its si


SH 36 underpass in Milano to close Friday

Beginning Friday, July 19, Union Pacific Railroad Company will close SH 36 at the railroad underpass in Milano.


Bryan man sentenced to life in prison for injury to a child

When Lucien was questioned by police, he initially said she fell off the bed when she rolled over and then said he accidentally knocked her off of a table while he was dancing, according to court documents.

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2018-07-19 16:30:00

Markets, movies and music: 6 things to do in Georgetown, July 19-22 | Community Impact Newspaper

This weekend, why not visit one of Georgetown's farmers markets?(Community Impact Newspaper)


Missing man's body found

The deceased man, now identified as Hasson Lindsey Jr., 21, of Killeen was found in a West Bell County rural area and was pronounced dead by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke. Cooke ordered an autopsy at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.


Body found Tuesday connected to Temple shooting

The deceased man, now identified as Hasson Lindsey Jr., 21, of Killeen was found in a West Bell County rural area and was pronounced dead by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke. Cooke ordered an autopsy at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.


Missing Killeen man found dead

The case was accepted and a complaint charging Oklahoma resident, Raymond McKinnon, 26, with Lindsey's murder was issued.