Runnels County – Ballinger TX http://ballingertx.org/ Mon, 21 Nov 2022 22:44:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 https://ballingertx.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/icon-150x150.png Runnels County – Ballinger TX http://ballingertx.org/ 32 32 KCK critical groups plan to review ex-cop Golubski’s cases https://ballingertx.org/kck-critical-groups-plan-to-review-ex-cop-golubskis-cases/ Mon, 21 Nov 2022 22:44:00 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/kck-critical-groups-plan-to-review-ex-cop-golubskis-cases/ The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department on Monday promised to review 155 cases that were investigated by Detective Roger Golubski, who faces federal charges for allegedly using his position to rape women and protect sex traffickers. But outside groups, including the Midwest Innocence Project, have criticized the proposed plan, saying it “offers no hope of […]]]>

The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department on Monday promised to review 155 cases that were investigated by Detective Roger Golubski, who faces federal charges for allegedly using his position to rape women and protect sex traffickers.

But outside groups, including the Midwest Innocence Project, have criticized the proposed plan, saying it “offers no hope of accountability” and should instead be carried out by independent federal officials.

At a news conference, Police Chief Karl Oakman said he was assembling a team of detectives and commanders to review the 155 investigations Golubski was involved in when he was a detective from 1988 to 2002.

The review, which could take 18 to 24 months, will examine whether the policy was followed in these cases and whether the investigative techniques used were ethical and legal, among other things, says Oakman. The FBI and the Wyandotte County District Attorney’s Office, which works with the KCKPD, will be contacted for further investigation if any issues are found, he said.

Oakman was joined by Mayor Tyrone Garner and District Attorney Mark Dupree, who collectively pledged to answer the community’s cries and questions about the disgraced cop’s tenure. A few days earlier, Dupree had secured the county commitment for $1.7 million to digitize decades of records in an effort to examine cases touched by Golubski when he worked at the KCKPD from 1975 to 2010, including as a captain, and then in Edwardsville, where he was a detective until 2016.

County officials will hold a special session at 4 p.m. Tuesday to determine where that funding will come from, Dupree said.

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Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree, left, spoke at a press conference Monday afternoon about the opening of an investigation into cases handled by the former Kansas City, Kansas, police detective. Roger Golubsky. Karl Oakman, Kansas City, Kansas, police chief, is at right. Rich Suggestions rsugg@kcstar.com

Golubski, who is white, was indicted in September on civil rights charges for allegedly sexual assault and kidnapping two black women, including a minor, from 1998 to 2002.

The former cop was then among four men charged this month in a separate case alleging he helped run a sex trafficking operation in the 1990s at apartments run by convicted drug dealer Cecil Brooks.

Oakman on Monday called the allegations against Golubski “deplorable,” saying he caused pain to members of the KCK community and “disgrace to the badge.”

“Based on these charges, Goubski’s tenure in law enforcement was a moral, ethical and legal failure,” Oakman told reporters.

But Oakman said Golubski’s alleged conduct is not representative of officers today, adding he will not tolerate bribery. He pointed out that he had implemented changes since becoming chief last year, including the creation of a cold cases team to look into unsolved homicides, especially “those involving female victims “.

Activists who have long called for a broader US Justice Department investigation into the KCK police have said the review should be carried out by an outside agency.

“As a department that shielded and shielded Golubski, the KCKPD should not come close to reviewing his cases,” PLUS2an interfaith social justice organization, said in a statement.

Lawyers for Lamonte McIntyre, who spent 23 years in prison for murders he did not commit, have long claimed Golubski set him up, raising questions about other cases he investigated in which prisoners claim they are innocent. These attorneys also alleged that many of the homicides were “inadequately investigated” or not prosecuted because Golubski was protect drug dealers.

On Monday, attorneys for the Midwest Innocence Project and the law firm Morgan Pilate, which represented McIntyre, said the review of Golubski’s cases should ideally be conducted by the Justice Department in a “model” investigation. and practical”. They said the KCKPD promoted Golubski as he “relentlessly and intentionally” violated residents’ constitutional and human rights.

“As a direct result of Golubski’s actions, many people were wrongfully convicted of crimes they had nothing to do with, grieving families who lost loved ones suffered without justice, and violent criminals were left free to prey on others,” said Tricia Rojo Bushnell, director. of the Midwest Innocence Project, and attorneys Cheryl Pilate and Lindsay Runnels of Morgan Pilate said in a statement. “The decades of wrongdoing not only have a continuing impact on the present, but the wrongdoing itself continues.”

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Former Kansas City, Kansas police detective Roger Golubski testified October 24, 2022 at the Wyandotte County Courthouse during a hearing for two prisoners who claim to be innocent of a 1997 murder. Émilie Curiel ecuriel@kcstar.com

Lawyers noted that the Wyandotte County Unified Government argued in court this year that McIntyre’s mother “don’t believe it” when she said she was sexually assaulted by Golubski in the 1980s at police headquarters.

“These are not the actions of a system ready to correct and acknowledge the profound damage it has caused,” the lawyers said. “We cannot and will not accept a review that takes place behind closed doors at police headquarters.”

Dania Diaz, chief executive of Team ROC – an arm of rapper Jay-Z’s entertainment company, which has been involved with KCK and last year facilitated donations for the Midwest Innocence Project – called it ‘imperative’ that the DOJ launches a model-or-practice investigation, which is used to examine unconstitutional police practices.

“Given the widespread and longstanding allegations of corruption within the KCKPD, the idea that local law enforcement can responsibly investigate themselves is delusional,” Diaz said.

Asked about the criticism, Oakman said he had never met Golubski and that the former detective “doesn’t control anything” at KCKPD. He said if the department’s review found current corruption, he would “absolutely” support a DOJ investigation.

The FBI is not investigating any current KCK officers, Oakman added.

“It’s not your great-grandfather’s KCK police department,” he said.

This story was originally published November 21, 2022 4:44 p.m.

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Luke Nozicka is an investigative journalist who focuses on criminal justice in Missouri and Kansas. In 2021, his reporting was credited with helping free Kevin Strickland, a Kansas City man who spent more than 40 years in prison for a triple murder he didn’t commit. Nozicka is now reporting on the police in Kansas City, Kansas. Prior to joining The Star, he covered the courts for The Des Moines Register.

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The Loblolly Train Returns to Nacogdoches, Texas for the Holidays https://ballingertx.org/the-loblolly-train-returns-to-nacogdoches-texas-for-the-holidays/ Thu, 17 Nov 2022 17:46:16 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/the-loblolly-train-returns-to-nacogdoches-texas-for-the-holidays/ For two centuries, trains have captured the imagination of countless people. On Christmas Day 1967, Santa Claus brought me an electric train. I remember spending hours and hours watching this train loop the tracks over and over. I guess I passed on this fascination for trains to my son. When he was a toddler, it […]]]>

For two centuries, trains have captured the imagination of countless people. On Christmas Day 1967, Santa Claus brought me an electric train. I remember spending hours and hours watching this train loop the tracks over and over.

I guess I passed on this fascination for trains to my son. When he was a toddler, it was all my wife and I could do to keep him sitting in the pew whenever a nearby train passed through the area and honked.

With that as a backdrop, I’m happy to say that the Loblolly Model Train Display is returning to the Nacogdoches Railroad Depot and should be the largest display yet. The Nacogdoches Historic Sites Division has once again partnered with George Ellis, who graciously shares his love for model trains with the community.

This year George reworked the screen layout and added a few new features. One of the miniature train’s newest stops will be a lumber yard, where the train will drop off and pick up lumber, reminiscent of early Nacogdoches County lumber yards.

This year’s exhibit is approximately 175 square feet and features automated trains, period buildings, and model businesses from Nacogdoches and East Texas attractions.

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Contributing photo/City of Nacogdoches

The Loblolly Model Train Display will open at the Nacogdoches Railroad Depot, 101 Old Tyler Road on Friday, November 25, then will be open Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. until December 11.

This is a free family event. For more information on the Loblolly Model Train display, visit nactx.us/historicsites or call 936-560-4441.

Burial sites of honored Texans

Since its statehood in 1845, Texas has been home to thousands of honored and well-known men and women. Let’s take a look at the final resting place of these men and women, as well as a world famous bull and alien rumors.

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Texas teacher furloughed after saying his race is superior https://ballingertx.org/texas-teacher-furloughed-after-saying-his-race-is-superior/ Mon, 14 Nov 2022 15:01:36 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/texas-teacher-furloughed-after-saying-his-race-is-superior/ Pflugerville teacher furloughed for ‘inappropriate conversation’ with students, says KVUEABC. He told students at Bohls Middle School that he felt his race was “the superior”. KVUE posted a blurry video to their article, likely because the school has yet to identify the teacher in question and possibly to protect the identities of underage students. However, […]]]>

Pflugerville teacher furloughed for ‘inappropriate conversation’ with students, says KVUEABC. He told students at Bohls Middle School that he felt his race was “the superior”. KVUE posted a blurry video to their article, likely because the school has yet to identify the teacher in question and possibly to protect the identities of underage students. However, the video has been widely shared on social media and is unblurred on other video sharing sites.

In the video, it is clear that the teacher does not realize that he is being filmed by a student behind him as he remarks that “deep down in my heart, I am ethnocentric, which means that I think my race is superior.” To which a student responds, “So white is better than anything?”

It has to be considered that this was not a sociology or history lesson in which this conversation could somehow make sense with more context, although I’m not sure how his statement could possibly be interpreted differently even then. It was a advisory class:

The general purpose of a “counselling period” or “counseling program” is to ensure that at least one adult in the school gets to know each student well, makes sure that their needs for learning are satisfied and encourages them to make good academic choices. and plan for their future. Notices are designed to foster stronger adult-student relationships and a stronger sense of belonging and community among students.

So the adult you’re supposed to bond with is telling your class that in his heart he thinks white people are superior, i.e. he’s literally a self-confessed white supremacist.

If you can discount what he said as a thought experiment or whatever, surely he shouldn’t be teaching because he lacks even the modicum of common sense. If you say something in a classroom that you aren’t comfortable with recording students, you shouldn’t say it at all.

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Bet You Didn’t Know: 10 Bizarre Texas Laws Still In Force

Many states still have weird laws on the books that are no longer enforced or taken seriously, and Texas is no exception.

Most of these laws are just funny now, but at some point there was a valid (or at least somewhat valid) reason for them to exist.

Let’s take a look at 10 of the weirdest in the Lone Star State.

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Austin is looking for a robbery suspect with a fake beard https://ballingertx.org/austin-is-looking-for-a-robbery-suspect-with-a-fake-beard/ Fri, 11 Nov 2022 23:56:29 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/austin-is-looking-for-a-robbery-suspect-with-a-fake-beard/ I feel like at this point bank robbers are getting more creative and stupid by the day. According KWTXin Austin, Texas, there’s one of the weirdest stories I’ve heard in a long time. The Austin Police Department responded to a call that picked up Pl., Nov. 8 at Bank of America located at the 9701 […]]]>

I feel like at this point bank robbers are getting more creative and stupid by the day. According KWTXin Austin, Texas, there’s one of the weirdest stories I’ve heard in a long time. The Austin Police Department responded to a call that picked up Pl., Nov. 8 at Bank of America located at the 9701 block of Research Blvd., North Austin, I suspect he entered the building carrying a fake mask and approached the cashier and gave him a note stating that it was a theft according to the police.

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AUSTIN TEXAS?

The alleged suspect then pulled out a handgun during the robbery once he took off and left the scene, it was identified that he was in a four-door vehicle with damage to the right front panel. The suspect is described as a Middle Eastern or Hispanic male who may be between the ages of 30 and 40 and of average build and speaks fluent English, possibly with a Middle Eastern accent and was carrying a black shoulder bag with a weapon. armed fist.

WHAT CAN I DO TO HELP APD?

Police believe this is the same man who robbed a hunting bank on October 21. If anyone has any information about the incident, please contact the Austin Police Department’s Theft Tip Line at 512-974-5098 or contact Crimestoppers at 512472 tips. stay safe in central texas.

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These are the 5 safest places in Central Texas to raise a family.

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Pay attention! Here are the worst intersections in Killeen

Killeen, like any town, has its fair share of dangerous intersections. These are the ones where you are most likely to end up in an accident if you are not careful.

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Donald Garrett “Mac” McWilliams – Runnels County Register https://ballingertx.org/donald-garrett-mac-mcwilliams-runnels-county-register/ Thu, 03 Nov 2022 11:00:57 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/donald-garrett-mac-mcwilliams-runnels-county-register/ Donald Garrett “Mac” McWilliams died at his Fair Oaks Ranch home surrounded by family on October 21, 2022. Mac was 97 and was born in Ballinger, Texas on May 23, 1925. His father, Richmond Earl McWilliams, was Sheriff of Runnels. County and later as a Texas Ranger. His mother, Ella Mae Woods, was a great-grandniece […]]]>

Donald Garrett “Mac” McWilliams died at his Fair Oaks Ranch home surrounded by family on October 21, 2022. Mac was 97 and was born in Ballinger, Texas on May 23, 1925. His father, Richmond Earl McWilliams, was Sheriff of Runnels. County and later as a Texas Ranger. His mother, Ella Mae Woods, was a great-grandniece of Robert E Lee as well as a descendant of two signers of the Declaration of Independence. He had four brothers and five sisters. Five of the 10 children served in World War II; one was killed in Italy and two Silver Stars.

He enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1943, being assigned to the 1st Marine Division, 5th Infantry Regiment and he fought throughout the Pacific in New Britain, Peleliu and Okinawa; he also served in China. Back in the United States in 1946, he enrolled at Texas Tech where he met Margaret Melcher, the young woman who would be his wife and best friend for 76 years. He earned a degree in petroleum engineering and later worked for SEI, Sinclair Oil, Skelly Oil and finally Tenneco Oil and Gas. Beginning in the Permian Basin (Midland), he then worked in Labrador, the Sahara Desert, the North Sea and the Gulf of Mexico.

He has written books about his time in the Marine Corps (Never Too Old to Cry), a story of life after the war (Courage of a Small Town Son) and a story of his family (If It Had Only Rained) . Growing up during the Great Depression, he valued family, honesty and integrity above all else.

All his brothers and sisters preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife Maggie, son and daughter-in-law Gary and Jeri McWilliams of Fair Oaks, daughter Connie Jones of Pflugerville, and daughter and son-in-law Cindy and Ben Walthall of Austin. Life has blessed him with eight grandchildren (Patrick McWilliams, Scott and his wife Lupita McWilliams, Matthew and his wife Minna McWilliams, Joshua McWilliams, Jennifer and his husband Scott Kulle, Christina Jones, David and his wife Johanna Walthall and Alexa Walthall He was doubly blessed with 10 great-grandchildren (Devin, Grayson, Mark and Miles McWilliams, Alex and Will Kulle, Katie and Sam Walthall, and Lily and Rylie Walthall).

Services will be held at First United Methodist Church in Boerne at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 4. Interment will be at Mission Burial Park North and a reception will follow at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests consideration for donations to Wish for Our Heroes (wishforourheroes.org) or Honor Flights San Antonio (honorflightsanantonio.org).

Arrangements are in the care and direction of the staff at Holt & Holt Funeral Home of Boerne. To share words of comfort with the family, please visit www.holtfh.com.

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City transfers vacant land to develop affordable housing https://ballingertx.org/city-transfers-vacant-land-to-develop-affordable-housing/ Thu, 03 Nov 2022 09:13:33 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/city-transfers-vacant-land-to-develop-affordable-housing/ SAN ANTONIO — Eight vacant lots on the east, west and south sides of San Antonio may be on track to house low-income residents. City-owned properties will be transferred to San Antonio Affordable Housing Inc., the nonprofit arm of The San Antonio Urban Renewal Agency, now known as OUR SA. The city council unanimously approved […]]]>

SAN ANTONIO — Eight vacant lots on the east, west and south sides of San Antonio may be on track to house low-income residents.

City-owned properties will be transferred to San Antonio Affordable Housing Inc., the nonprofit arm of The San Antonio Urban Renewal Agency, now known as OUR SA. The city council unanimously approved the transfer last week on its no-discussions consent program.

The prizes are at:

  • 1928 W. Poplar St. in District 1
  • 1506 Lombrano Street in District 1
  • 415 Runnels Ave in District 2
  • 419 Runnels Ave in District 2
  • 2334 McKinley Ave, in District 3
  • 400 Elgin Avenue in District 3
  • Fire Station #2 at 601 Gillette Blvd. in the 3rd arrondissement
  • 406 Azucena Street in District 5

The nonprofit organization often acquires vacant land to convert and sell to developers to build affordable, energy-efficient new homes through a city initiative called REnewSA.

Their proposal this time includes seven single-family homes for families whose income is at or below 120% of the region’s median income, or about $100,000 for a family of four.

The eighth lot could become a multi-family rental development aimed at families earning 60% or less of the income median income in the region, or $34,860 for one person or $49,740 for a family of four. It was not immediately clear which lot was for rental.

The city has owned many properties for decades and usually acquires them through tax foreclosure – with the exception of one South Side location, which is a former fire station. She acquired the East Side lots on Runnels Avenue as early as 1966 and 1967.

The assessed value of the eight properties is $349,210, according to the Bexar County Assessment District. Proceeds from the sale of the lots will go to the city’s affordable housing fund.

These properties generate no tax revenue for the budget and often lead to complaints about crime and health issues.

Officials have already made such transfers of vacant land. San Joaquin’s empty lots on the West Side eventually became three single-family homes, according to city officials.

San Antonio Affordable Housing Inc. was established in 1995. Just two years earlier, the city had given its urban renewal agency a new focus on affordable housing efforts inside the 410 Loop. Members of the Nonprofit housing board of directors are either the same as those serving the urban renewal agency OUR SA or appointed by those board members.

Some city council members also hope to aim more broadly to clean up vacant properties in San Antonio.

The city maintains a abandoned building register and charges fees to landlords in the hope that this will incentivize some of them to return the buildings to service. The vacant building program only covers certain areas of the city.

But District 4 Councilman Adriana Rocha Garcia and District 9 Councilman John Courage asked city officials this summer to extend the program. They want to include vacant land, not just buildings, and properties all over the city. Rocha Garcia represents the southwest side and Courage the north side.

Their proposal received initial approval this month to move forward and will soon be discussed in detail by a committee of city council.


megan.stringer@express-news.net

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Residents of 3 Texas cities have big potty mouths https://ballingertx.org/residents-of-3-texas-cities-have-big-potty-mouths/ Mon, 31 Oct 2022 06:00:33 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/residents-of-3-texas-cities-have-big-potty-mouths/ Residents of many American cities have chubby mouths, but a few Texas cities land on the Preply list of the nation’s worst jurors. Believe it or not, we swear an average of 21 times a day. Millennials and Gen Z swear more than baby boomers who only use 10 swear words a day. I am […]]]>

Residents of many American cities have chubby mouths, but a few Texas cities land on the Preply list of the nation’s worst jurors.

Believe it or not, we swear an average of 21 times a day.

Millennials and Gen Z swear more than baby boomers who only use 10 swear words a day.

I am surprised by the gender ratio in this study. Women swear almost as much as men, swearing at least 18 a day compared to 22 for men.

This report says 55% of us admit to swearing at home and only 7% say they swear while driving. I really think that number is low. But maybe I speak for myself.

What makes us swear?

Most admit they usually spit swear words at themselves (54%), while 23% of us swear at friends and 7% spit swear words at loved ones. We will usually curse if we are frustrated or in pain.

On the list of foodie cities, Dallas is #4 with 25 swear words a day. Fort Worth lands at number 5 on the list. Residents swear an average of 24 times a day. Austin also makes the list at No. 7 with 21 swear words a day.

The #1 potty-mouth city is Columbus, Ohio, where residents swear at least 36 times a day.

Residents of Las Vegas, Nevada are following close behind. They swear an average of 30 times a day. The 3rd The venue city is Jacksonville, Florida, where people swear an average of 28 times a day.

El Paso, Houston and San Antonio are on the list of cities that swear the least. People in these towns swear less than 20 times a day.

What are the favorite swearing substitutes?

  1. Fudge/fudgesicle
  2. Shoot
  3. Shit/shit
  4. Crap
  5. Shit
  6. Damn
  7. Damn/damn
  8. holy cow
  9. Shit/shit that
  10. Freaking

Burial sites of honored Texans

Since its statehood in 1845, Texas has been home to thousands of honored and well-known men and women. Let’s take a look at the final resting place of these men and women, as well as a world famous bull and alien rumors.

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Football capsules: Celeste Blue Devils, Cumby Trojans, Campbell Indians, Fannindel Falcons, Greenville Christian Eagles | Sports https://ballingertx.org/football-capsules-celeste-blue-devils-cumby-trojans-campbell-indians-fannindel-falcons-greenville-christian-eagles-sports/ Thu, 27 Oct 2022 19:00:00 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/football-capsules-celeste-blue-devils-cumby-trojans-campbell-indians-fannindel-falcons-greenville-christian-eagles-sports/ CELESTIAL BLUE DEVILS @ WILDCATS OF SANTO TIME: 7 p.m., Friday. LOCATION: Wildcat Stadium, Santo. RECORDS: Celeste (6-2), Santo (7-1). LAST WEEK: Celeste 55, Epoch 0; Collinsville 39, Santo 28. KEY PLAYERS: Celeste: QB Michael Connelly, RB Anthony Powell, WR Quentin Campbell, LB Tanner Minter, LB Toby Minter, WR Brock Stewart. Santo: QB Hutson Thornton, […]]]>

CELESTIAL BLUE DEVILS

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WILDCATS OF SANTO

TIME: 7 p.m., Friday.

LOCATION: Wildcat Stadium, Santo.

RECORDS: Celeste (6-2), Santo (7-1).

LAST WEEK: Celeste 55, Epoch 0; Collinsville 39, Santo 28.

KEY PLAYERS: Celeste: QB Michael Connelly, RB Anthony Powell, WR Quentin Campbell, LB Tanner Minter, LB Toby Minter, WR Brock Stewart. Santo: QB Hutson Thornton, RB Kash Johnson, RB Jaime Sandoval.

REMARKS: Former Blue Devil player Jamaica Rector has joined his brother Demetrius Rector in Celeste’s coaching staff. Santo is approximately 30 miles from Weatherford in Palo Pinto County. Collinsville leads the district 8-2A-II at 4-0. Celeste is tied with Muenster and Santo for second place at 3-1. Connelly is 86 of 126 passes for 1,259 yards, 13 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Powell leads the Blue Devil rushers with 594 yards and seven touchdowns on 91 carries. Both teams’ only district loss was at Collinsville.

JAMES BOWIE PIRATES

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CUMBY TROJANS

TIME: 7:30 p.m., Friday.

LOCATION: Frazier-Lawrence Field, Cumby.

RECORDS: james bowie (6-2), Cumby (2-6).

LAST WEEK: James Bowie 34, Clarksville 32; Linden-Kildare 48, Cumby 38.

KEY PLAYERS: James Bowie: RB Dylan Braley, RB Lane Johnson. Cumby: QB Chett Vaughn, RB-LB Logan Butler, WR-DB Armando Osorio, WR Dakota Ridings, WR Chayton Vaughn, RB Dakari Johnson.

REMARKS: Tom Dracos is back for his second spell as head coach of the Trojans. James Bowie leads the District 9-2A-II at 3-0. Cumby ranks sixth at 0-3. James Bowie beat his three district opponents, 106-68. Cumby also lost district games by margins of 49-0 to Maud and 36-32 to Detroit.

PANTHERS OF SAINT JO

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TIME: 7:30 p.m. Friday.

LOCATION: Indian Field, Campbell.

RECORDS: St. Jo (6-2), Campbell (3-5).

LAST WEEK: Union Hill 61, St. Jo 16; Campbell 49, Savoy 0.

KEY PLAYERS: Saint Jo: RB AJ Wright, LB Dakota Lyons, QB Trevor Conner. Campbell: QB-RB Garrett Roberts, QB-RB Trey Huffhines, QB Matthew Breedlove, WR-DL Matthew Zeitz.

REMARKS: Campbell is tied with Union Hill for the District 10-AI lead at 1-0. St. Jo is 0-1. Huffhines leads the Campbell rushers with 631 yards and 15 touchdowns on 91 carries and caught 16 passes for 270 yards and four touchdowns.

TRINITY TROJENS

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TIME: 7 p.m. Friday.

LOCATION: Bishop Field, Ladonia.

RECORDS: Trinity (1-7), Fannindel (4-4).

LAST WEEK: Oakwood 57, Trinity 12; Fannindel 55, Apple Springs 48.

KEY PLAYERS: Trinity: RB Kacey Womack, DE Rokwon Womack, QB Jonathon Tharp, WR Jordan Crawford. Fannindel: QB Jabari Dowdy, QB-RB-WR Kazion Dugan, WR Kalob Runnels, RB Kemonte Cuba.

REMARKS: Fannindel was a 6-3 playoff team last season. Fannindel and Oakwood are tied for the lead in District 9-A-II at 1-0. Trinity is 0-1. Trinidad went 0-10 last season. The Trojans’ only victory this season was 55-12 against Fruitvale. Denver Bowden, Fannindel’s new head coach, lived in Ladonia as a youngster. He previously coached at Irving Highlands and Denton Calvary.

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TIME: 2 p.m. Saturday.

LOCATION: Eagle Field, Greenville.

RECORDS: Garland Christian (4-3), Greenville Christian (3-5).

LAST WEEK: Garland Christian 36, Longview Trinity 32; Rockwall Heritage 52, Greenville Christian 6.

KEY PLAYERS: Garland Christian: QB-RB Stephen Simmons, LB Oliver Ariza, Mathew Ghebremariam. Greenville Christian: DL Matthew Sundeen, QB Brady Britain, LB Damon Spurlock, WR Jack Pope.

REMARKS: Rockwall Heritage leads TAPPS District 3-III at 5-0. Rockwall Heritage and Waco Eagle are tied for second at 4-1. Greenville Christian and Garland Christian are tied for fourth at 3-2. Greenville Christian coach Larry Uland coached the Eagles to four state titles to six and Wylie Prep to three state titles. Injuries have taken their toll on the Eagles, who have lost their last two games after opening district play with a 3-0 record.

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Where to Vote in Big Country in the November 2022 Election https://ballingertx.org/where-to-vote-in-big-country-in-the-november-2022-election/ Fri, 21 Oct 2022 22:13:47 +0000 https://ballingertx.org/where-to-vote-in-big-country-in-the-november-2022-election/ BIG COUNTRY, Texas (BigCountryHomepage.com) – A uniform election is approaching, and with it, you will be able to vote for Supreme Court Justice, Governor of Texas, and other local bonds or ordinances. Early voting begins Monday, October 24. Is the potential sanctuary city of Abilene for the unborn ordinance enforceable? Local level voting measurement raises […]]]>

BIG COUNTRY, Texas (BigCountryHomepage.com) – A uniform election is approaching, and with it, you will be able to vote for Supreme Court Justice, Governor of Texas, and other local bonds or ordinances. Early voting begins Monday, October 24.

In alphabetical order

BROWN COUNTY

Early voting:
Brown County Office of Elections – 613 North Fisk Street, Suite 200 in Brownwood
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Wednesday 2 November
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Thursday and Friday 3 and 4 Nov.

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Brownwood
Church of the Living God – 1800 Good Shepherd
Southside Baptist Church – 1219 Indian Creek Drive
New Life Assembly of God Church – 1910 Indian Creek Road
Brown County Office of Elections – 613 North Fisk Street, Suite 200
Crossroads Baptist Church – 6400 Park Road
Brownwood ISD Administration Building – 2707 Southside Drive
Coggin Avenue Baptist Church – 1806 Coggin Avenue, Sunday School Building
Rocky Creek Baptist Church – 4301 County Road 557 and Highway 279

brookesmith
Brookesmith High School – 13400 FM 586 South

May
May Community Center – 19150 Route 183 North

Early
First Baptist Church – 103 Garmon Drive
Northridge Baptist Church – 4875 Route 183 North

Cover
First United Methodist Church – 517 Main

Zephyr
Zephyr Community Center – 11275 County Road 281

Fringe
Bangs Community Center – 406 Spencer


CALLAHAN COUNTY

Early voting:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 24 October to Friday 4 November

Extended hours for Baird and Clyde:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, Oct. 25 and Nov. 1

Callahan County Temporary Operations Building – 1257 FM 2047 in Baird
Clyde JPI Office – 208 Oak Street
Cross Plains Community Center – 108 Beech

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Clyde
Clyde JPI Office – 208 Oak Street

Eula
Eula School – 6040 FM 603

Baird
Callahan County Temporary Operation Building – 1257 FM 2047

Cross the plains
Cross Plains Community Center – 108 Beech


COLEMAN COUNTY

Early voting:
Coleman County Courthouse – 100 West Liveoak Street in Coleman
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Coleman
Coleman County Courthouse – 100 West Liveoak Street
Concho Baptist Church – 1700 South Concho Street
United Christian Presbyterian Church – 1609 Commercial Avenue South

Saint Anne
Old Armory Community Center – 303 South Houston


EASTERN COUNTY

Early voting:
Eastland County Courthouse – 100 Main Street West, Suite 104
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 24 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Eastland
Eastland County Courthouse – 100 Main Street West, Suite 104

Old
Olden Community Center – 106 County Road 447

Tidy
Rangers Community Center – 718 Pine Street

Desdemona
Desdemona Activity Center – 6035 Highway 8

Gorman
Gorman Community Center – 118 South Kent Street
Lake Leon Baptist Church – 2601 FM 2214

Carbon
Carbone Community Center – 201 West Anthracite

rising star
Rising Star Fire Station – 127 Main Street North

Cisco
First Baptist Church – 800 Avenue E, Family Life Center


FISHER COUNTY

Early voting:
Fisher County Clerk’s Office – 109 North Angelo in Roby
Rotan City Hall – 302 Sammy Baugh Ave West

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

rotan
Rotan City Hall – 302 Sammy Baugh Ave West
Rotan Community Center – 202 West McArthur
Rotan School Administration Building – 102 North McKinley

Roby
Fisher County Clerk’s Office – 109 North Angelo
Courthouse District Courtroom – 112 North Concho
Roby FBC Fellowship Hall – 107 North College


HASKELL COUNTY

Early voting:
Haskell County Library – 300 North Avenue E in Haskell
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 24 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Haskell
Haskell County Library – 300 North Avenue E
St. George’s Catholic Church – 901 North 16th Street
Assembly of God Church – 1500 North Avenue E
Eastside Baptist Church – 600 North 1st Street East
Experienced Citizen Center – 1404 South 1st Street

To reign
First Rule Baptist Church – 1001 Union Avenue

Rochester
Rochester Fire Department – 214 Carothers Ave

O’Brien
O’Brien City Hall / Rochester Fire Department – 214 Carothers Avenue

Weinert
Weinert First Baptist Church – 100 West McConnell

paint stream
Paint Creek First Baptist Church – 4396 FM 600

Sagerton
Sagerton Community Center – 103 Grant Avenue


JONES COUNTY

Early voting:
Jones County Activity Center – 1108 West Court Plaza
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Anson
Jones County Activity Center – 1108 West Court Plaza

Hamlin
Hamlin High School – 650 Southwest 5th Street, gymnasium foyer

Stamford
Stamford VIP Community Center – 508 East Gould

Luders
Lueders Town Hall – 201 East Main

Abilene
ft. Ghost Baptist Church – 11343 FM 600 Fellowship Hall

Haley
Hawley Church of Christ – 410 4th Street Fellowship Hall
Hodges Baptist Church – 13933 County Road 495


MITCHELL COUNTY

Early voting:
Mitchell County Courthouse – 349 Oak Street in Colorado City
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

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Mitchell County Courthouse – 349 Oak Street
Christ Church – 2239 Austin St.

Westbrook
Westbrook Community Building – 302 West Thorne Street

Lorraine
First Baptist Church – 503 Lightfoot Street


NOLAN COUNTY

Early voting:
Nolan County Clerk’s Office – 100 East 3rd Street, Suite 108 in Sweetwater
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 24 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Pure water
Nolan County Clerk’s Office – 100 East 3rd Street, Suite 108
Broadway Baptist Church – 710 East 3rd Street East Entrance Adult Sunday School Classroom
Trinity Baptist Church – 1506 Santa Fe Banquet Hall
Highland Heights United Methodist Church – 1801 Lamar St. Fellowship Hall
Lamar Street Baptist Church – 513 Lamar Street, Fellowship Hall
Avondale Baptist Church – 1405 Hoyt St. Fellowship Hall

Nolan
Nolan/Divide Community Center – 1742 FM 126, main dining room

Roscoe
Roscoe First Baptist Church – 401 Main St. Fellowship Hall

Blackwell
Blackwell ISD – 610 North Alamo Avenue, Administration Building Board Room

Maryneal
Maryneal Community Center – 210 Walnut Main Lobby


RUNNELS COUNTY

Early voting:
Runnels County Election Office – 600 Strong Avenue in Ballinger
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Ballinger
Runnels County Election Office – 600 Strong Avenue
Ballinger Community Center – 200 Crosson Avenue
Ballinger Board Room – 802 Conda

Winters
Winters Housing Authority – 300 North Grant Street
Rives MccCreight Building – 500 Main South

Miles
Miles Weatherby Room – 109 1st Street

Rowena
Fire Station – 504 Mary Street


SCURRY COUNTY

Early voting:
Scurry County Courthouse – 1806 25th Street in Snyder
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Snyder
Scurry County Courthouse – 1806 25th Street
Scurry County Library – 1916 23rd Street
WTC Coliseum – 900 East Coliseum, north side
Scurry County Armory – 3000 Towle Park Road

will go
Ira Rot Salle Gymnasium – 6143 West FM 1606

Hermleigh
Hermleigh School – 8010 US 84 Business


SHACKELFORD COUNTY

Early voting:
Shackelford County Courthouse – 225 South Main in Albany
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; From Monday 24 October to Friday 4 November

Election day:
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8

Albany
Shackelford County Courthouse – 225 South Main

Morane
Moran Community Center – 233 Waters

Luders
Precinct 4 Barn – 100 County Road 241

Hamby
Rockhill Building – County Road 155


STONEWALL COUNTY

Early voting:
Stonewall County Courthouse – 128 Town Square Lane, Elections Office in Aspermont
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; From Monday 24 October to Thursday 27 October
8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Friday, October 28
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Thursday 3 November
8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Friday, November 4

Election day:
Stonewall County Courthouse – 128 Town Square Lane, Elections Office in Aspermont
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Tuesday, November 8


TAYLOR COUNTY

Early voting in Abilene

Taylor County Plaza – 400 Oak Street, Suite 101-A
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Abilene City Hall – 555 Walnut St. East Entrance
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; From Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November

Mall of Abilene – 4310 Buffalo Gap Road, Cinema Corridor
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; From Monday October 31 to November 4

United Supermarket – 1095 North Judge Ely Boulevard
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; From Monday October 31 to November 4

United Supermarket – 920 North Willis Street
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; From Monday October 31 to November 4

United Supermarket – 2160 Pine Street
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; From Monday October 31 to November 4

United Supermarket – 3301 South 14th Street
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; From Monday October 24 to Friday October 28
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday October 29
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Sunday October 30
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; From Monday October 31 to November 4


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