(Paul Gnadt)
CHAMBER OF COMMERCECommissioner Stringer speaks to chamber luncheon Thursday

Meeting at AISD Administration Building
Johnson County Precinct 3 Commissioner Jerry Stringer is the guest speaker at the monthly luncheon of the Alvarado Chamber of Commerce at noon Thursday at the Alvarado ISD Administration Building, 102 S. Full Story
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THEATER REVIEWPlant yourself in a seat at the Plaza to see 'Little Shop of Horrors'

This is more serious than the Derek Jeter Gatorade commercial I've watched on YouTube while supposedly working. Full Story

Alvarado -- Beverely Holt, 66, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, passed away Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at a local hospital. Full Story
ALVARADO HIGH SCHOOLIndian golfers up to par

Alvarado High School golfers carded good scores recently.Senior Christian Ceniseros won second medalist in the Carrollton Creekview High School Invitational at Indian Creek GC Feb. Full Story
New Mexico couple gets engaged, then stranded on mountaintop

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An ecstatic New Mexico couple who got engaged on top of Sandia Peak had to curtail their celebrations after getting stuck for hours because of high winds. Full Story
(Christophe Ena/AP)
Ciao Milan, it's Bonjour for Paris Fashion Week

PARIS (AP) — Bye, New York! Ciao, Milan! Bonjour, Paris! The world's largest traveling circus of fashion editors, models, buyers and journalists has descended on the French capital, clutching their metro maps and city guides, to cap the ready-to-wear fashion season. Full Story
( Nick Briggs )
Maggie Smith is not leaving 'Downton Abbey'

Comments made by the actress were misinterpreted, leading to reports that the Dowager Countess of Grantham would meet her maker in Season 6.