TOWN HALL MEETING DRAWS ONLY 50 PEOPLE

(ROCKDALE)–A TOWN HALL MEETING THURSDAY

NITE TO DISCUSS THE NEW POLICE STATION

PROPOSED FOR THE CITY DREW ONLY

ABOUT 50 RESIDENTS. ACCORDING TO

CHRIS WHITTAKER A LOT OF THE DISCUSSION

WAS CENTERED AROUND WHAT TO DO

WITH THE OLD BUILDING THAT HAS HOUSED

THE CITY HALL AND POLICE STATION AND

THE COST OF THE PROPERTY.  CITY MANAGER

WHITTAKER WILL BE ON KRXT AT9 AM FRIDAY

TO DISCUSS THE MEETING.

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APR 28

(ROCKDALE)–THE CITY OF ROCKDALE HAS

ANNOUNCED THAT WATER WILL BE SHUT OFF IN AN AREA

OF DOWNTOWN ON FRIDAY APRIL 29TH FROM 7 TO 10 AM

TO CONNECT THE NEW MAIN STREET WATER LINE. THE

AREA AFFECTED WILL BE BETWEEN BURLESON, ACKERMAN,

BELL AND CAMERON.

(TAYLOR)–A MAN IS WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH

AN ATTACK ON HIS GIRLFRIEND IN TAYLOR LAST WEEK.

INVESTIGATORS SAY A WOMAN LIVING ON LEXINGTON

STREET IN TAYLOR ANSWERED A KNOCK ON HER DOOR,

AND HER EX-BOYFRIEND, 58 YEAR OLD FELIX FLORES,

IMMEDIATELY BEGAN CHOKING HER, AND HE PULLED A

KNIFE FROM HIS POCKET AND STABBED THE WOMAN

ABOUT 10 TIMES IN THE CHEST. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION

ON FLORES IS ASKED TO CALL THE LONE STAR FUGITIVE

TASK FORCE AT 512-800-4213.

(UNDATED)–JURY SELECTION BEGINS MONDAY IN A

CATTLE THEFT CASE HERE IN MILAM COUNTY. ON TRIAL

IS WILLIAM CRENAN OF THE BEN ARNOLD AREA. HE IS

ACCUSED OF STEALING 100 HEAD OF CATTLE FROM AN

EL PASO RANCHER WHO WAS LEASING PASTURE FROM

CRENAN.

(UNDATED)–ON MONDAY, A 20TH DISTRICT COURT

JURY FOUND A GALVESTON MAN NOT GUILTY IN A FATAL

DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENT THAT OCCURRED IN 2013.

ELICEO LEYVA HAD BEEN ARRESTED FOR BEING DRUNK

FOLLOWING A WRECK HERE IN MILAM COUNTY IN WHICH

40 YEAR OLD EFRAIN CARMONA WAS KILLED. HE WAS

ACQUITTED BY THE JURY.

(MILANO)–THE MILANO CITY COUNCIL MOVED TO

PUT THEIR 2 TAHOE POLICE UNITS UP FOR SALE DURING

THE COUNCIL MEETING WEDNESDAY. SINCE THE MILANO

POLICE DEPARTMENT WAS DISBANDED A WEEK AGO

THE CITY HAS NO USE FOR THE LATE MODEL TAHOES.

ONLY GOVERNMENT AGENCIES WILL BE ABLE TO BID

ON THE FULLY EQUIPPED UNITS.

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