(Paul Gnadt)
ALVARADO ISDJuroska to retire at end of December

Has served AISD 15 years.
A career educator who has led the Alvarado ISD for 15 years is retiring,AISD Superintendent Dr. Chester Juroska will submit a letter of his intention to retire to the school board Sept. Full Story
LIFESTYLES
LETTER TO THE EDITORAlvarado Good Samaritan returns lost wallet to man in Temple

A man in Temple was spared months of frustration and hundreds of dollars of expense thanks to a Good Samaritan from Alvarado. Full Story
OBITUARIES
JUDY LILES WHITEHEAD

JUDY LILES WHITEHEAD peacefully passed into Gods arms on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, with her beloved husband, Stewart Whitehead, by her side holding her hands. Full Story
SPORTS
FOOTBALL: WACO LaVEGA 41, ALVARADO 19Indians fall in season-opener

Despite getting 100-plus yards rushing from Austin Morriel and Adrian Hendrick, Alvarado dropped its season-opener Friday night to Waco LaVega, 41-19, at Charles Head Stadium.  Full Story
Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story
Chinese director Jiang Wen launches latest movie

BEIJING (AP) — Hoping for maximum publicity, Chinese director Jiang Wen launched his latest movie at an event Monday — more than three months before it is due to open in cinemas. Full Story