• DOROTHY BURNS - 09/05/2014 03:26 PM CDT
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    (Courtesy Stacey Greenawalt)
    THEATER REVIEWPlant 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. 
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    Here is a photo potpourri of things Alvarado
    09/17/2014 07:54 AM CDT - Here is a potpourri of photos of events in Alvarado. 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

    Alvarado Good Samaritan returns lost wallet to man in Temple
    08/14/2014 02:19 PM CDT - A man in Temple was spared months of frustration and hundreds of dollars of expense thanks to a Good Samaritan from Alvarado. Full Story

    Plaza's 'Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)' is a hoot
    08/04/2014 12:51 PM CDT - Remember the old Rocky (the Flying Squirrel) and Bullwinkle (Moose) TV show that included the adventures of another cartoon character named Dudley Do-Right? Full Story

    Plaza's 'Steel Magnolias' is a cut above
    07/08/2014 07:07 AM CDT - The camaraderie and bonding of the beauty parlor — free of concern about social status or position on the career ladder — must be for women what the golfing trip or fishing expedition is for men: a time and place where anything goes, everything can be discussed off-the-record and everybody remains friends. Full Story

    A photographic potpourri of Alvarado people
    06/06/2014 12:42 PM CDT - Here is a photographic potpourri of Alvarado residents at groundbreakings and in school. Full Story

    AHS grad Petty named to music residency
    06/03/2014 11:29 AM CDT - A former Alvarado resident will attend a prestigious music school this summer in New York.Musician, teacher, composer, writer and multimedia artist Matthew Petty will spend five weeks working with artists on creative projects at the prestigious Watermill Center's International Summer Program. Full Story

    Alvarado Scout Troup hikes 25 miles to honor fallen soldiers
    06/01/2014 09:19 AM CDT - It was a long walk but worth every step.Boy Scout Troop 217 of Alvarado hiked 25 miles May 24 in support for those who stepped into harms way. Full Story

    AHS grad Ruby Johnson travels with HPU to South Padre Island
    05/15/2014 07:38 AM CDT - Alvarado High School graduate and current Howard Payne University sophomore Ruby Johnson recently made her second spring break trip with HPU to South Padre Island to witness to other students. Full Story

    Man without use of arms facing gun charge released

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition but faces a gun possession charge has been released from a New Jersey jail without having to pay bail. Full Story
    (Dan Steinberg/AP)
    Craig Ferguson says good night as 'Late Late Show' host

    NEW YORK (AP) — Craig Ferguson will spend tomorrow's future yesterdays (as his theme song proclaims) somewhere other than "The Late Late Show. Full Story