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FEB 23

(ROCKDALE)–A ROCKDALE WOMAN WAS KILLED IN

A ONE VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON F-M 3061 ABOUT 10 MILES

NORTH OF THORNDALE BETWEEN SAN GABRIEL AND

LILAC AROUND 4:30 THURSDAY AFTERNOON. 21 YEAR

OLD CYNTHIA NICOLE BRANDL WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT

THE SCENE.

(UNDATED)–A RED ROCK, TEXAS MAN WAS KILLED

AND A BASTROP MAN WAS INJURED IN A 2 VEHICLE

HEAD-ON CRASH ON HIGHWAY 290 WEST OF GIDDINGS

AROUND 5:30 WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. 25 YEAR OLD

SCOTT MCKINLEY O’REILLY WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD

AT THE SCENE. RUBEN GONZALES OF BASTROP WAS

TAKEN TO DELL SETON MEDICAL CENTER IN STABLE

CONDITION.

(TAYLOR)–THE TAYLOR CITY COUNCIL RECEIVED

UPDATES ON REPAIRS AT THE WASTEWATER TREATMENT

PLANT DURING THE COUNCIL MEETING THURSDAY.

(TAYLOR)–A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT FILED IN

FEDERAL COURT THURSDAY ARGUES THAT A COMPANY

THAT MANAGES IMMIGRANT DETENTION CENTERS INCLUDING

THE T-DON HUTTO CENTER IN TAYLOR, IS VIOLATING THE

FEDERAL TRAFFICKING VICTIMS AND PROTECTION

ACT BY FORCING LABOR ON THEM IN THE CENTER. THE

PLAINTIFFS IN THE SUIT ARE ASKING A FEDERAL JUDGE

TO DECLARE CORE CIVIC’S PRACTICES UNLAWFUL,

AND THEY’RE SEEKING DAMAGES TO BE PAID FOR THEIR

WORK CONSISTENT WITH LABOR LAWS.

(UNDATED)–A RETIRED DISABLED CENTRAL TEXAS

POLICE OFFICER FORMERLY IN SALADO AND BARTLETT

ASSISTED WITH THE ARREST OF A MAN ON 2 COUNTS OF

AGGRAVATED ASSAULT. DAVID BUCHANAN WAS TAYING

AT A COLLEGE STATION HOTEL WHEN HE INTERVENED

WHEN A WOMAN WAS BEING BEATEN. THE SUSPECT

GOT AWAY TEMPORARILY, BUT BUCHANAN AND HIS WIFE

GAVE DESCRIPTIONS TO COLLEGE STATION POLICE, WHO

ARRESTED THE SUSPECT LATER.

(CAMERON)–THE 84TH ANNUAL CAMERON CHAMBER

OF COMMERCE BANQUET WAS HELD THURSDAY. BUSINESS

OF THE YEAR AWARD WENT TO BLING BOX, OWNERS

JEREMY AND COURTNEY RENAUD. OUTSTANDING CHAMBER

MEMBER OF THE YEAR WENT TO LYNDI SANDERS AND

MICAH HOLCOMBE. VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR WENT TO

COUNTRY BOB YATES. CITIZEN OF THE YEAR WENT TO

“FEEDERS OF THE LAMBS” GROUP. THE MILAM

COMMUNITY THEATER WAS NAMED ORGANIZATION OF

THE YEAR.

(GIDDINGS)THE THORNDALE BULLDOGS MOVE TO

THE 3RD ROUND OF THE PLAYOFFS AFTER BEATING

FLATONIA 64 TO 39 IN GIDDINGS FRIDAY. THE DOGS

WILL NOW PLAY EITHER SNOOK OR WIEMAR MONDAY

OR TUESDAY. THE DOGS SET THE TONE THE WAY THE

GAME WOULD GO WHEN THEY JUMPED OUT TO A 20

TO 4 LEAD OF FLATONIA AND AND NEVER LOOKED

BACK. THORNDALE LED AT HALFTIME 36 TO 12

FLATONIA WAS ABLE TO OUTSCORE THORNDALE 18 TO

16 IN THE THIRD BUT IT WAS TOO LITTLE TOO LATE.

AGAIN THE FINAL WAS THORNDALE 64 FLATONIA 39.

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