The Serious Reason School Finals Week is Best for Playing With Puppies
Librarians are keeping late hours. Coffee shops are serving up triple-shot drinks to zombie-like customers.
Watertown Daily Times
Carthage doctor describes 'eye-opening' relief work in Philippines
A Carthage doctor who returned to her homeland to help Filipinos recover from a devastating typhoon said many victims would have 'laid there and died' had it not been for free clinics provided by relief workers.
Albany Times Union
Photos: UAlbany Confucius Institute
Members of the UAlbany Chinese Students and Scholars Association perform a Chinese Lion and Dragon Dance during the UAlbany Confucius Institute Inauguration Ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at the University at Albany in Albany, N.Y. Cheng Shijen of the Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera at Binghamton University plays a flute solo called ... (more)
The Austin Chronicle
Carved Stone rocks. The company, housed in a tin barn and a cabinlike shop deep in the woods on the southern edge of Dripping Springs is known for its native Texas stone awards.
Southwestern University philanthropy seminar gives $4,000 to Meals on Wheels
On Mondays and Wednesdays, 69-year-old Shaleen Scott and 94-year-old Gertrude Belicek sit down for 15 minutes to talk about the bread of their lives: faith and family.
Sofia News Agency
US Foundation Launches 9th Sofia Student Film Fest
The 9th edition of the International Student Film Festival " Early Bird ," opened Wednesday evening at the National Academy for Theater and Film Art in Sofia.
The Family Badge
Kidnapping a hoax; woman arrested
Georgetown captain Roland Waits says, "Our detectives kept hitting roadblocks. We tried everything to prove the case but all the evidence was leaning toward this never happened."
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Reported kidnapping prompts quick action at Southwestern University
A woman said she was kidnapped from North Austin and sexually assaulted, and Georgetown Police found her abandoned car on the east side of campus.
Possible kidnap victim found near Southwestern University
Southwestern University in Georgetown has been placed on lockdown as officials investigate the scene where a possible kidnapping victim was found, according to Georgetown police.
Southwestern Univ. on lock down
The school tweeted Friday just after 9 p.m. that the Southwestern University Police Department has told students to stay inside until they receive an e-mail from the school.