Free comic book day was in effect around the united states...including right here in San Angelo. Texas Comic Shop celebrates the annual event by giving away a selection of comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes in their shop. There were over 50 titles available to choose from.
Up and coming artists were able to showcase their work today at the chicken farm art center. The emerging artist weekend happens the first Saturday of every month. The celebration of art... music... and community is an opportunity for the whole family to have fun. A live music circle was hosted by The Chicken Pickers and the Lee Jr. High orchestra also put on a concert. Admission to the annual event free.
The annual city wide garage sale in Bronte was in full effect today. Small businesses were not the only ones selling items at a discount today...residents of the city and surrounding areas were welcome to come out and sell their own personal items as well. All vendors registered with the city in advance and a directory was handed out to customers to guide thier way through the city. The event officially began at 8 AM but some eager customers were even lining up before 7:30.
The Lutheran congregations worked together to conduct a bake sale to benefit habitat for humanity of San Angelo. In addition to baked goods...they also had contributors write messages or blessings on lumber known as "blessed boards." Those boards will be used in building the next house that habitat builds with a partner family. Since 2007...the churches have raised thousands of dollars to help build more homes in San Angelo. They have also completed 73 new homes since 1996....turning 73 low income families into homeowners. Completed construction of the 74th home is already underway.
Ballinger, Texas is hosting the curing cancer music fest today to help raise money for a good cause...in a fun way. This is the sixth time the ballinger city airport has hosted the event...and it has so far raised over 80 thousand dollars for the American Cancer Society. This year's festivities include a bounce house...cook-off...and washer pitcher tournament. Some of texas' favorite local artists such as Callahan Divide and Mark McKinney are performing today.
Cinco de mayo came to San Angelo early this year. The Southside Lions Club is hosting their annual celebration this weekend. The 52 year-old event has grown substantially in attendance each year. Activities and attractions this year included performances by traditional mexican dancers...car shows...food and drink booths....and even carnival rides for the kids. The lions club members put in long hours to prepare for the event. Admission is 3 dollars for adults and children under 10 get in free.
Officials at Goodfellow hold a 20 year rededication ceremony for the fire training academy. Some 25 hundred students come to San Angelo each year to train.
Oldest Business on Concho Avenue Set to Retire
Nayeli Morado battles one of the world's rarest genetic diseases, which could possibly turn her entire body into bone.
Friday May 1, 2015 Weather and News with Kaitlin Moore and David Wagner.
LUBBOCK, TX-- The Dallas Cowboys selected, Bryon Jones, with the 27th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft on Thursday Night.
Project Humanity has launched it's 2nd annual Moms Helping Moms clothing and diaper drive. Several area schools are participating in the drive. The items collected travel to Africa with me and are distributed to new mothers when they have a baby. Last year we collected 2,000 items. Items include gently used or new: infant clothing birth-6 months, receiving blankets, 3 ply cloth diapers, diaper pins, newborn socks, wash cloths and bar soap, and medium sized adult diapers (Attends or Depends) women medium. Collection centers are Sierra Methodist Preschool and MDO, First Baptist Church Child Development Center, PaulAnn Baptist Church, St Luke Methodist Preschool Program, and Ambleside School.
Nepal was brought to it's knees following the devasting seven-point-eight magnitude earthquake that shook the country over the weekend, killing thousands of people and leaving tens of thousands homeless, without power and short of clean drinking water.
District 4 City Council Candidate Andrew Justis talks about his love for the community.
San Angelo’s former library director Larry Justiss has received the state’s top honor for library service.
San Angelo Police responded to the 100 block of Veterans Memorial Drive for a report of indecent exposure.
Aimee Denham has been named recipient of Angelo State University’s 2015 Presidential Award as the top graduate in her class, while five other ASU graduating seniors have been selected for 2015 Distinguished Student Awards from their respective academic colleges.
Esperanza Clinic is joining the Office on Women’s Health within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in celebrating National Women’s Health Week 2015.
Rick Andrews previews new movies and local events for the weekend...
Thursday April 30, 2015, News and Weather with Kaitlin Moore and David Wagner.
Denim Day April 29, 2015 Italy, 1990s
SAISD to Hold Annual Teacher of the Year Ceremony
Trinity Lutheran students celebrated the second annual Pastors Appreciation Day.
Meet Kay Campbell and take a look at what she has on her ranch...
District 4 City Council Candidate Lucy Gonzales talks about her run for office.
Irion County High School celebrated their graduating senior class with the first ever "senior signing day."
Kaitlin Moore takes a look at the seven day forecast.
S.A.P.D. Chief Tim Vasquez discusses police week activities and comments on being named the new president of the Texas Police Chief's Association.
Weds. April 29, 2015 News and Weather
A driver of a Sterling City School District Team Travel bus ran over a utility line Tuesday afternoon while trying to back up.
Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Celebration
Angelo State University presents the Graduating Seniors Exhibition of artworks by ASU students beginning Monday, April 27, in the Carr Education-Fine Arts (EFA) Building, 2602 Dena Drive.
One week from today, a powerful 24-hour online fundraising event uniting our community around local causes begins. Hosted by the San Angelo Area Foundation, San Angelo Gives raises money though a single online donation platform. Starting at midnight on May 5th anyone can go to sanangelogives.org to donate to the charity or cause of their choice and all donations made will be eligible for a pro-rated match and prize funds. This year's goal is to raise half a million dollars in just 24 hours. All donations made during the giving day are tax deductible.
Emergency responders rescued a driver from the Concho River near Bell St. on Tuesday evening.
Tom Green County has been awarded a grant to address severe water supply issues from drought conditions in Dove Creek, where they only have approximately 90 days or less of remaining water supply.
DEFENDANT(S): Antony James Morales DOB: 10/22/1985
Today at the Meals for the Elderly office people wrote notes and cards of encouragement to Glenn Shultz, who was bitten last week while on his delivery route.
Mayoral Candidate, David Nowlin, talks about his run for Mayor of the City of San Angelo.
Damien Ray Medina Age: 29 5'7"/150 lbs. Black Hair/ Brown Eyes
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 News and Weather headlines with Kaitlin Moore and David Wagner.
Cornerstone Christian School is registering students for its Pre-kindergarten 3 program in August for the 2015-16 school year.
FARMER INSURANCE 4TH ANNUAL TOURNAMENT
The driver of an 18 wheeler from Midland was cited today after an accident on Koenigheim. A driver in a Tom Green County vehicle hit the big rig. The Midland man in the 18 wheeler was cited for turning when unsafe. Clean up crews mopped up the spill.
Dwain Morrison runs for re-election for Mayor of the city of San Angelo.
Monday April 27, 2015 News and Weather with Kaitlin Moore and David Wager.
The 25th Annual Children's Fair featured over 120 booths with fun activities and food.
Selfie Sticks are being banned at museums around the world. Dana Winter looks at how they could be banned at local venues.
Remembering our Fallen from Texas is on loan to the Texas Funeral Directors Association. They hope to honor and remember those who have paid the ultimate price for freedom.
Cirque De La Symphonie captivates audiences with aerial dance to symphony pieces.
Fort Concho celebrates agriculture with Frontier Days.
Students across Texas are in the middle of STAAR standardized testing right now, and as pressure builds for both students and teachers to make the grade, there's a growing movement to say no to the STAAR.
A Houston hospital has announced that a woman has given birth to five baby girls.
Texas lawmakers are considering whether to allow publicly traded retailers such as Wal-mart to open their own liquor stores.
Over the weekend, a 47 year old women died after she was struck by a moving vehicle off Interstate 20.
The fire in a propylene unit at Exxonmobil chemical forced the company to shut down the entire chemical plant Monday.
Cruz is expected to make his first public remarks on his announcement.
Randall County Jail inmate has walked away from a work detail in Canyon, according to a written statement released Thursday morning.
What does one do with 20,000 lbs. of seized fireworks? Blow them up, of course!
It should have been a night of fun at the rodeo, but for the Cody family it spiraled way out of control.
The Texas Senate has given its final approval to licensed open carry of handguns in the state, sending the measure to the House.
In 2013, several beer-centric legislation helped brewers grow their business. This time around, there’s a proposal that might hurt the way they do business.
More than 700 students from around the country are doing what they can to help spring breakers on Padre Island who need a ride.
A group of nearly 700 students from around the country are doing what they can to help those spring breakers on South Padre Island who may need a ride.
Firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire reported at an apartment complex in Pasadena early Tuesday.
At many universities, campus-wide campaigns take place each year to determine various student leadership roles.
Investigators with the state education agency are reporting an increase in allegations of sexual relationships between educators and students, mirroring a trend seen nationwide.
Texas retailers are bracing for a possible slump in sales as Mexican shoppers cope with currency fluctuations after the peso plunged to a historic low against the dollar this week.
A 10-year-old boy was killed in an all-terrain vehicle accident Saturday in Saint Jo, TX.
A strike under way for nearly two-month at 15 oil refineries across the country, including one in Texas City, may be coming to an end.
Sixteen months ago, it was the fight to honor Marlise Muñoz's wishes, and on Thursday, it's the fight honor her memory.
At the capital, representatives are tweeting and arguing about a sign put up in the office on the matter of abortion.
After an Iraqi immigrant was shot dead outside his Dallas apartment Wednesday, the police released video of the suspects believed to have been involved in the murder of Ahmed Al-Jumaili.
Two people were killed and one was critically injured in a traffic accident Sunday morning in Hall County.
Before Ian McLagan's death in December 2014, he was an ardent supporter of a ban on texting while driving; a ban one lawmaker wants to make statewide.
A male nurse with a record of license revocations has been indicted by a Tarrant County grand jury on a charge of sexually assaulting a female patient at Medical Center of Arlington in March 2014.
Five participating West Texas John Deere dealerships are hosting their 2015 Drive Green Demo Days events on Saturday, March 28. Quality Implement Company in Brady is a participating dealer as well as South Plains Implement in San Angelo.
A new multi-million dollar campaign, Texas Wins, kicked off today amid alarming efforts to openly promote - and expand – discrimination in the Lone Star State.
Happy birthday, Texas! On this day in 1836, Texas broke away from Mexico and became a republic.
On Monday, Nina Pham and her attorney, Charla Aldous, plan to file a lawsuit seeking unspecified damages.
If you're living in Texas and don't fall within the wealthiest 1 percent of residents, chances are you're paying some of the highest tax rates in the nation.
Spring Break is just a few weeks away and Mexico continues to be a top destination for student tourists, according to tour agencies that specialize in student travel.
The Travis County Clerk has issued the first same-sex couple marriage license in Texas.
Picture it: Your ex-boyfriend kidnaps you at BB-gun-point, handcuffs you, and drives you from Texas to a bed and breakfast in Kansas, where he plans to propose.
A University of Texas fraternity is getting national attention for hosting a party that some are calling racist.
As of early Tuesday, the airplane remained on Runway 27 but was lifted off the ground.
Struggling electronics retailer RadioShack has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Texas high school athletes will likely soon not be subject to random steroid testing, at least at the state level.
Drive or fly into the mile high city and soon, there it is, the sweet smell of success.
Former SMU Law Dean and current Constitutional Law Chair John Attanasio was arrested early Sunday morning on a prostitution charge.
Parts of the Texas Panhandle had some unexpected shaking from a 3.1 magnitude earthquake.
Republican Gov. Greg Abbott says he is declaring Feb. 2 as "Chris Kyle Day" in Texas to honor the late U.S. serviceman.
State lawmakers are considering a nearly $2.5 million plan to help answer a pressing question in some Texas communities: Why does the ground keep shaking?
Levelland Police officers shot Jose Antonio Espinoza Ruiz Friday morning at the intersection of 15th Street and Avenue A. Ruiz died from the gunshots.
Hockley County authorities are investigating an officer involved shooting in Levelland Friday morning.
The Texas Senate voted Wednesday to adopt rules which will make it easier for the Republican majority to adopt legislation.
The young girl is also fighting a life and death battle against epilepsy.
On Monday night, the 6 year-old competed in the annual Justin Boots Mutton Bustin' contest at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo.
The state comptroller told state lawmakers this week they have a multi-billion dollar surplus for budget planning , despite the drop in oil prices.
Oil and gas prices will be discussed at the 84th legislative session convening at noon Tuesday.
Authorities say a camel in Texas trampled to death its caretaker and another man at a ranch that often invited children to see the humped animals.