Thursday May 9
Robbery Investigated Near Aquilla
The Hill County Sheriff's Office investigated a robbery at 7:54 a.m. Friday, May 3. A 17-year-old Aquilla man told authorities that Wednesday, May 1, two Hispanic males beat him up on HCR 2203 south of Aquilla.
ESD 1 Board Expresses Thanks
Just under 24 hours after the city of West was rocked by a powerful explosion at the West Fertilizer Company, members of volunteer fire departments gathered for the April meeting of Hill County Emergency Services District 1 Board of Commissioners.
Early Voting Starts Monday
For voters in the Hillsboro area, their options for the Saturday, May 11, elections were reduced by one earlier this week.
Disturbance Leads To Felony Assault Charge
A family disturbance in the 200 block of South Griffin Street in Aquilla led to a felony assault charge being filed.
Dallas Morning News
Slowly, West residents are allowed back into neighborhoods near plant explosion
Late Saturday afternoon, authorities in West started letting people back in to examine their homes in the area around the fertilizer plant that blew up three days ago.