Monday Jul 14
Gregory man killed in drive-by shooting
Residents of a small, but close-knit community are grieving after a drive-by shooting early Saturday morning claimed the life of a Gregory man.
Monday Jul 14
Portland Council OKs transit service for TPCO employees
A public transit service will soon be available in Portland to transport employees to a work site in Gregory.
FERC to host public meeting regarding Cheniere project Tuesday
The Federal Energy Regulatory Committee will host a public meeting in Portland on Tuesday to receive comments about the Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project.
Portland's Bayside Park hosts premiere Fourth of July festivities
From left, John Vaughan, 7, Patrick Bray, 13, Chris Bray, 11, and Joshua Vaughan, 9, participate in a sack race held at the Star Spangled Spectacular event held in Portland July 4. Bayside Park was the place to be to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday in Portland, as the Parks and Recreation Department hosted the city's premiere Star Spangled ... (more)
Former officer named as Orem police chief
The city announced Tuesday that Gary Giles, who has spent the past two years serving as a chief of police in Portland, Texas, will become the new Orem chief of police on Aug. 4. City spokesman Stephen Downs told the Daily Herald that Giles' appointment is a key step in the city's move to re-establish its police department.
Salt Lake Tribune
Orem picks new police chief
Longtime Orem police officer Gary Giles on Tuesday was named the new chief of the department.
Bond set at $150,000 for woman in slaying case
JULY 16: The Booking and Release Center at the Orange County Jail is seen where Casey Anthony is scheduled to be released from on July 17th after being acquitted of murdering her daughter Caylee Anthony on July 16, 2011 in Orlando, Florida.
The Beaumont Enterprise
2 accused in slaying of lesbian A&M student, girlfriend
Photos of Mary Kristene Chapa and her girlfriend Mollie Judith Olgin that were given to people attending a candle light vigil for the girls Friday June 29, 2012 at Woodlawn Lake.
Christian Science Monitor
Literacy crisis: Pediatricians enlist to prod parents to read to kids
Kids roar like a lion while attending a Summer Reading Club program at the Bell Whittington Public Library in Portland, Texas, on June 20, 2014.