CHAMBER OF COMMERCECity manager upbeat about city's future growth
05/11/2015 06:19 PM CDT
Only one-third of the announced program was available, but that was enough Thursday as Alvarado City Manager Clint Davis had plenty to talk about at the annual state-of-the-city presentation to the monthly meeting of the Alvarado Chamber of Commerce. Full Story
Plant yourself in a seat at the Plaza to see 'Little Shop of Horrors'
10/26/2014 01:50 PM CDT - This is more serious than the Derek Jeter Gatorade commercial I've watched on YouTube while supposedly working. Full Story
Alvarado Lions Club celebrates 75 years of service
09/19/2014 08:38 AM CDT - About 40 lions roared with pride Tuesday afternoon in Alvarado.The Alvarado Lions Club celebrated its 75th birthday with a luncheon and visit by 16th District Governor Suzanne Henderson at the Alvarado ISD Administration Building. Full Story
Alvaradoans inducted into martial arts hall of fame
09/09/2014 01:07 PM CDT - Two Alvarado residents have been inducted into a national hall of fame.Henry Suber and Daniel Huddleston, instructors at the West Point Karate Academy at 201 E. Full Story
First United Methodist Church celebrates 150 years Sunday
09/03/2014 07:36 PM CDT - The Alvarado First United Methodist Church, 301 S. Spears St., will celebrate 150 years in Alvarado with special services SundayThe sesquicentennial service, “Remembering Yesterday, Living Today, Dreaming Tomorrow” will be held at 10 a. Full Story
Alvarado ISD used for law enforcement training program
07/15/2014 12:39 PM CDT - The Alvarado ISD has teamed with the Johnson County Sheriff's Office Training Program to help train law enforcement officers for a situation involving an active shooter in a crowded setting. Full Story
Mayor and city manager consider Alvarado to be a diamond in the rough
07/07/2014 07:43 PM CDT - That simmering sound you hear isn't something below ground about to explode. It's Alvarado, bursting at the seams with potential and located in the perfect place to establish itself as the place to be. Full Story
Jail inmate in Arizona pulls eye out of its socket
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — A jail inmate in Arizona is hospitalized after authorities say he pulled one of his eyeballs out of its socket. Full Story
The Latest: Bobbi Kristina's coffin taken in to church
9:20 a.m. (EDT) ——— A hearse carrying the coffin of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, has arrived at a church in suburban Atlanta ahead of a funeral service. Full Story
J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'
The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.