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  1. in Re: Texas Education Agency and Michael L. WilliamsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | FindLaw

    ... A 21.116(c). Before the scheduled SOAH hearing, Youthworks filed the underlying declaratory-judgment suit in Travis County district court seeking interpretation of sections 12.115 and 12.116 of the Education Code, which set forth the basis and ...

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  2. Mark Madison, 52 was arrested after a single vehicle traffic collision.Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... behavior, thus Chief Rhoda Mae Kerr indefinitely suspended Madison. He has a right to appeal, the memo shows. Travis County court records show a Mark Christopher Madison has an August 18th county court date for driving while intoxicated.

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  3. Austin's highest paid firefighter arrested for DWI after strip club visitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CultureMap

    Police say on May 10, Travis County deputies responded to reports of a disabled vehicle blocking traffic in the 1700 block of Grand Avenue Parkway.

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  4. Body of Missing 16-year-old Swimmer Found in Lake GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KCEN

    ... Dive teams with the Georgetown Police and Fire Dept. and from the Williamson County Sheriff's Office and the Travis County Sheriff's Office were involved in the search on Sunday. Employees with Texas Parks and Wildlife and volunteers with the Travis ...

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  5. Collier hits the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Off the Kuff

    With about as many local candidates as voters in attendance, the Travis County Democratic Party hosted a "town hall" on property tax reform Friday morning, where everybody agreed with would-be County Commissioner Brigid Shea: "The appraisal process is broken."

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  6. Police investigating man who fell from HiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Police received the initial call at 11:56a.m. Saturday that a man was laying on the sidewalk at 500 E 4th Street. When Austin-Travis County EMS arrived they declared the man dead at 12:01p.m. due to obvious trauma related to a fall. The man is said to be in his 30's or 40's.

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  7. Rick Perry's Criminal Defense Has Cost Texas Taxpayers Thousands, And the Bill Keeps GrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Burnt Orange Report

    ... for potential bribery, coercion, and abuse of office. What's being investigated is his attempt to force Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg to resign after her DUI last year. When the grand jury investigation began, Perry hired the ...

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  8. The Brief: Dewhurst Helps Prepare Senate for Session He Will MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Texas Tribune

    ... Mike Collier will participate in a 10 a.m. town-hall discussion on property tax appraisal reform hosted by the Travis County Democratic Party at the party's coordinated campaign headquarters at 1910 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. - State Rep. ...

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  9. Snake pit found near Austin apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... residents use to get to a supermarket, and also not far from a community dog park, KVUE-TV reported . Austin-Travis County Animal Control told the TV station that they will not remove indigenous species like rattlesnakes from their habitat because ...

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  10. Firefighters Box Cops for CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... from Emergency Service Districts went 11-5 against a blue-trimmed conglomeration of officers from the APD and Travis County Sheriff's Office . All told, the contest saw five knockouts, a series of split decisions, one much-publicized nipple slip ...

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  11. District 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... serving as an aide to President George W. Bush and Sen. Phil Gramm, serving as a precinct chair with the Travis County Republican Party, and running nationwide campaigns. But there are murmurs that the GOP establishment is pinning its Council hopes ...

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  12. Austin Recovers From Overnight RainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KUT-FM Austin

    ... before 5 a.m., but the city's still tackling flooded roadways in Spicewood Springs. Additionally, Austin-Travis County EMS used a helicopter to evacuate 13 campers stranded on the Colorado River, dropping them safely near Webberville Road. Below, ...

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  13. Rattlesnake pit discovered in Northwest AustinRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | KYTX-TV News

    ... care of that, you have to source outside company so it would be up to the apartments," said DuBose. Austin-Travis County Animal Control will not remove indigenous species like rattlesnakes from their habitat. The snakes help keep the rodent ...

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  14. The Take on TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Austin Chronicle

    With about as many local candidates as voters in attendance, the Travis County Democratic Party hosted a "town hall" on property tax reform Friday morning, where everybody agreed with would-be County Commissioner Brigid Shea : "The appraisal process is broken."

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  15. City's animal rescue partners take in cats and dogs from cruelty caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Austin American-Statesman

    On July 9 the City's Animal Services Office in partnership with Travis County Sheriff's Department seized 48 cats, 24 kittens, and 7 dogs from a northeast Travis County residence that were seriously neglected.

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  16. Hundreds rally to support Greg KelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KYTX-TV News

    ... justice," said Greg Kelley's mother. Kelley's mother claims her son's case would not have made it to trial in Travis County. "Shame on Williamson County," she added.

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  17. Lightning hits San Antonio hotel, guests evacuatedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | KRGV

    ... blew a hole in the roof. The estimated 50 guests were safely evacuated and the fire extinguished. Austin-Travis County EMS reports about a dozen campers on an island in the Colorado River needed help Friday after their boats floated away during ...

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  18. 80 animals rescued from Travis Co. homeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Eighty cats and dogs rescued last week from a home in northeast Travis County will be turned over to animal rescue groups today.

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  19. Building Infrastructure to Strengthen Environmental ResiliencyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Department of Commerce

    ... in Austin, ultimately leading to jobs for economically distressed areas of the city and unincorporated Travis County as well as Central Texas. There are many other examples of EDA green investments - investments that enable alternative energies, ...

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  20. Free booster seats on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Austin American-Statesman

    From left, Austin Travis County EMS Communications Medic, Luisa Howell, listens as City of Austin EMS Medic II, Erin Rousseau, talks about booster seat safety during the AISD Back-to-School Bash and Safety Fair at the Austin Convention Center on Saturday, August 24, 2013.

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