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Austin, Texas News

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Texas Senate panel targets mail-in ballot fraud after high-profile case A bill that largely relies on increased penalties to crack down on mail-in ballot fraud is headed to the Senate floor. Its movement is a new path for lawmakers who previously focused on rare in-person voter fraud.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 24, 2017 6:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
Death toll in San Antonio immigrant-smuggling case rises to 10 The death toll from the weekends immigrant-smuggling tragedy in San Antonio has risen to 10, and the driver in the alleged crime is scheduled to appear in a federal courtroom Monday morning.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 24, 2017 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
In Central Texas, bats rule the roost as a tourist attraction Texas is home to some of the largest bat colonies in the U.S., and 13 of them are located in Central Texas. Mexican free-tailed bats dominate the Texas skies in comparison to other species. More than 31 other species of bats live in the Lone Star State.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 23, 2017 7:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
Texas Senate committee OKS bill to outline city cellphone restrictions Senate Bill 15 would pre-empt local ordinances on mobile phone usage, effectively rolling back provisions in more than 40 Texas cities that currently post hands-free ordinances stricter than the statewide texting ban.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 23, 2017 4:46 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
Second rabid fox found off Wonder World Drive in San Marcos A second fox exhibiting unusual behavior in San Marcos has tested positive for rabies, the second such case in fewer than 30 days, city officials said.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 22, 2017 4:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
Armed man rob payday loan store in San Marcos San Marcos police are looking for two suspects in an aggravated robbery at a payday loan store Wednesday afternoon.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 20, 2017 6:46 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
Wildfire consumes 250 acres of Hays County ranch NEAR BUDA Firefighters have contained a control burn that a jumped its prescribed boundaries and consumed an additional 250 acres on neighboring ranch in northern Hays County.
San Marcos Mercury | Jul 20, 2017 03:08 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Marcos, Texas
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Herbert Clinton Carleston, Jr. Funeral services for Herbert Carleston, 83, of Giddings, Texas, are pending at this time.Herbert Clinton Carleston, Jr. died peacefully in the home of his daughter and her family in Duxbury, MA on July 13, 2017 at the age of 83.read more
Lexington Leader | Jul 19, 2017 1:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lexington, Texas
Death Notice Arnold “AE” Roitsch, 101, of De Leon, passed away July, 8, 2017. Graveside funeral services were held on Saturday, July 15, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. in Cook- Walden/Capital Parks Cemetery, Pflugerville, Texas. Condolences may be offered online at ww
Lexington Leader | Jul 19, 2017 1:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lexington, Texas
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Louis Paniagua Louis Paniagua, 93, of Milano, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Caldwell with Father Bernard Hung as celebrant. Burial followed in St. Mary’s
Lexington Leader | Jul 19, 2017 1:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lexington, Texas