Early voting in the special election for State Senator District 28 continues this week. There are a total of six candidates in this race.
The five water main breaks on two different sides of the city Thursday evening resulted from a malfunction in the automated control system at the water plant.
Dove season is expected to be good where fields are planted in Wall... yet, not so everywhere else in the Concho Valley.
The Irion County landfill will close in less than two months because it is full. When it closes, county residents will not have anywhere to dump their trash.
Sections of roadway in Irion County, heavily used by oil field trucks, could be repaired soon. County commissioners heard more on the project Tuesday.
At San Angelo's Palmer Feed and Supply, the new mill will soon be running at full capacity.
In the Concho Valley, cattle prices are the highest they have ever been. Heifers and steers are selling for double what they were three years ago.
For three years, city planners been working on a new sidewalk design along San Angelo's North Chadbourne.
Representatives from Republic Services talked to Apartment Association members Wednesday explaining changes in the city's trash service and an almost 75% increase in commercial fees.
There is good news for many West Texas farmers and ranchers as, within the past week, protein and some feed prices have dropped significantly....by October they're expected to be even lower.
As the date nears for the September drag boat races, the Chamber of Commerce is excited about the increased lake levels. Recent rains added nearly an inch at the Spring Creek Marina.
In just a few months, quail season begins. A local wildlife specialist said this will be the best quail season in West Texas in about seven years.
A project this summer to replace seven miles of railroad track throughout the city of San Angelo continues this week. Thursday, workers are near the Harris Street bridge replacing rail tracks.
Nationwide, gas prices have been on a steady decline for more than two weeks. Some local residents said prices are still too high for them.
In Eldorado, Schleicher County Commissioners this week approved a resolution that would require federal funding, if they approve housing immigrant children from Central America.
One of the city's most dangerous intersections, 6th and North Bryant, now has the attention of San Angelo City Councilmembers.
In about three months, the water from the Hickory Aquifer in McCulloch County is set to begin flowing to San Angelo at the rate of some eight million gallons a day.
How the oil boom fairs in West Texas impacts the world's economy.
The future of the oil and gas industry as well as water reuse are key issues for the eleventh annual West Texas Legislative Summit.
Construction will begin later this year on another multi-family housing complex in southwest San Angelo.
More Concho Valley officials are considering resolutions to prevent illegal immigrant children from Central American being housed in local facilities. One judge said it could bankrupt his county.
A Vietnam veteran, who lives in San Angelo, wants to know who was responsible for taking a picture of the president out of the local VA office and setting it under a tree.
There were lights, sirens, and emergency responders at Mathis Field Thursday. There was not an actual plane crash at the airport; but, they were practicing for the real thing.
Several Concho Valley counties are receiving state funding for road repairs. Irion County received one of the largest grants at $2.5 million to repair damage on roads with heavy oil field traffic.
A so-called "superweed", an adapted strain of pigweed, is spreading through cotton fields around Wall. This adapted strain was first reported in August 2013.
There is a Texas outbreak of cyclospora. It is a stomach bug that can turn deadly and doctors are looking for a solution. So far, Shannon physicians said they have not seen any cases; but, that could always change.
The latest statistics show oil field production is at an all time high in several West Texas counties and that means more royalties for landowners and several of the state universities, Texas A&M and University of Texas, are benefiting as well.
The residents of Barnhart are now able to use their new water well, which is pumping as much a 20 gallons of water a minute, that is up from five gallons before this well was online.
At the Water Treatment Plant, Friday city employees are replacing a 7-year-old water filter with a new one and, for the first time, the city is trying a different method in order to reduce the cloudiness in the water.
A former city employee, Diana Farris, is charged with theft and is accused of stealing thousands of taxpayer dollars.
Construction at San Angelo's Mathis Field has continued for more than two years and it is still behind schedule
San Angelo city council members Tuesday approved new increased fees for residential trash collection that will go up by almost $4.00 a month.
Results from a nationwide test are in and San Angelo's drinking water supply contains 7 out of 28 potentially harmful chemicals. City employees said the levels are still within safe drinking guidelines.
On Tuesday's County Commissioner's agenda is a resolution regarding unaccompanied minors present in Texas without authorization.
For the first time since the Foster Communications Coliseum was built in 1958, the roof to the coliseum is being completely replaced in what could cost as much as $700,000.
The Irion County town of Barnhart has seen an increase in population because of oil production in the area. They are also running out of water.
The main lobby of the Concho Educators Federal Credit Union closed Tuesday because of Monday's collision. Police are investigating whether drinking while intoxicated was a factor.
With the July 4th weekend, AAA is offering a last resort, a free tow program for passengers and drivers.
The lines extended to the streets on either side of the River Stage Thursday as people waited for the gates to open.
It is the 27th annual January 3rd Pops concert and spectators were lining up, some as early as 4:30 or 6:30 a.m., to reserve a first spot.
For this Fourth of July weekend, fireworks are legal in Tom Green County and that is turning into big sales for area fireworks stands.
In a very close vote Tuesday, city council members approved a new 10 year solid waste contract with Republic Services. Residential trash pickup will go from twice a week to once a week with a second pickup for recyclables.
Several months after city council members instructed staffers to negotiate for a new trash collection contract with Republic Services, a class action lawsuit was filed in court today against republic for breach of contract and fee overcharges.
Friday, Republic Services announced they are beginning a review of the city of San Angelo accounts to determine if unapproved fees were charged to businesses and whether fee reimbursements may be necessary.
For the first time in at least a decade, property values, and therefore taxes, have increased across the county for both residential and commercial owners.
For 36 years, West Texas Rehab has hosted a three day day camp for children with disabilities. The kids age from 3 to 12 years old and are chosen on a first come first serve basis.
April's late frost damaged wheat, pecan, and other crops across the Concho Valley.
School board members Monday approved salary increases for teachers and other SAISD employees.
As Barnhart struggles to get out of the water crisis, the town is counting the days till the test results from the new water well, made possible by a state funded grant, comes back.
There is not a gasoline shortage; but, some pumps have been temporarily shut down at some San Angelo gas stations over the past several days.
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