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    JOHNSON COUNTY | GOING DIGITALEmergency Ops app aims to prepare, inform

    Johnson County residents will soon have a way to be informed of emergencies happening in their own backyards. Emergency Ops Center, a new smartphone application available in coming weeks to both Android and iPhone users, will allow residents to receive alerts on severe weather and other disasters while also showing emergency operations such as fires, car accidents, traffic backups, chemical spill cleanups and more on a map. Read More...
    BUSINESS
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    BUSINESSBrown honored for 50 years in banking

    Linda Brown has been honored by the Texas Bankers Foundation, a philanthropic arm of the Texas Bankers Association, for a banking career that has lasted 50 years. Read More...
    SPORTS
    FOOTBALL | CENTENNIAL 18, EVERMAN 7Spartans registers biggest victory in school history

    EVERMAN – Centennial’s football team sent a message to the rest of District 8-5A Friday night at Everman’s J. Read More...
    LIFESTYLES
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    San Antonio perfect locale for 'babymoon'

    First of all, if you're pregnant, congratulations! It will be one of the happiest, most tiring and anxiety-ridden times of your life. Read More...
    TEXAS NEWS
    Houston's 2 airports set passenger records in 2013

    HOUSTON (AP) More people than ever are passing through Houston's two major airports. Year-end traffic reports released Tuesday by the Houston Airport System show Hobby Airport was used by 11. Read More...
    OBITUARIES
    RICKEY WAYNE BROOKSHIRE

    Joshua -- Rickey Wayne Brookshire, 61, passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at home. Read More...
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    Big smile in Denver bank robbery suspect mug shot

    DENVER (AP) — The mug shot of a man captured after trying to flee a bank robbery in Denver shows him flashing a broad, toothy grin. Full Story
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    Nicole Kidman reveals heartbreak at father's death

    SYDNEY (AP) — Nicole Kidman revealed she was heartbroken over the death of her father this month and thanked well-wishers for their comforting thoughts and prayers. Full Story
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    Amanda Bynes arrested on suspicion of DUI

    Say it ain’t so: The actress who seemed on the mend after rehab is busted in San Fernando Valley after stopping car in middle of an intersection.