Week In Review: August 20-27, 2021

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Smoke rises from explosion outside the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021. The explosion went off outside Kabul’s airport, where thousands of people have flocked as they try to flee the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. Officials offered no casualty count, but a witness said several people appeared to have been killed or wounded Thursday. (AP Photo/Wali Sabawoon)

Here’s a look at the top stories popular in the Concho Valley.

1. Grape Creek ISD Statement on Property Control Order

An official statement from Grape Creek ISD states schools will follow the orders from the state rather than local officials.

2. Fire Near Knickerbocker and Sunset Intersection

Smoke from a possible structure fire near Knickerbocker Road
Smoke from a possible structure fire near Knickerbocker Road.

3. Mask Mandate Ordered For Local Education Facilities in Tom Green County

Coronavirus delta variant. (File/Getty)

4. Vehicle Rollover On Houston Harte Near Furniture Row

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5. Afghanistan Crisis Impacts San Angelo

Smoke rises from explosion outside the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021. The explosion went off outside Kabul’s airport, where thousands of people have flocked as they try to flee the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. Officials offered no casualty count, but a witness said several people appeared to have been killed or wounded Thursday. (AP Photo/Wali Sabawoon)

6. Vretis: “Mandate is Now Void”; Texas Supreme Court Decision

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7. Water Valley ISD Statement to Property Control Order

8. Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Prohibiting Vaccine Mandates in Texas

9. Felon Found Passed Out in Car; Had Recall Ballots, Drugs, More in Car

Police released this photos of the recovered ballots on Aug. 23, 2021. (Credit: Torrance Police Department)

10. Governor Abbott Says He Tested Negative Four Days After His Covid-19 Diagnosis

FILE – In this Tuesday, June 8, 2021, file photo, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks at a news conference in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

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