• Sales tax revenue holding steady - 09/15/2014 02:12 PM CDT
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  • DOROTHY BURNS - 09/05/2014 03:26 PM CDT
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    (Courtesy Tommy Brown)
    AROUND ALVARADOHere is a photo potpourri of things Alvarado

    09/17/2014 07:54 AM CDT
    Here is a potpourri of photos of events in Alvarado. 
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    Sales tax revenue holding steady
    09/15/2014 02:12 PM CDT - Alvarado's sales tax revenue continues to be steady as she goes.The city received a September sales tax revenue allocation of $128,998, a 7. Full Story

    Alvarado Lions Club celebrates 75th birthday Tuesday
    09/15/2014 08:44 AM CDT - Lori Nunez, president of the Alvarado Lions Club, is guest speakers at a special combined meeting of the Alvarado Chamber of Commerce and Alvarado Lions Club at noon Tuesday at the Alvarado ISD Administration Building, 102 S. Full Story

    Alvarado Police report for Aug. 18-Aug. 24
    09/14/2014 10:33 AM CDT - Here is the Alvarado Police Department report for Aug. 18-Aug. 24Monday, Aug. 18Time Unknown — Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Full Story

    Classic car show is Sunday at Beaumont Ranch
    09/12/2014 11:36 AM CDT - The fourth annual ARC Show-N-Shine Classic Car Show will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Beaumont Ranch in Grandview. Full Story

    AISD trustees accept Juroska's letter of retirement
    09/09/2014 01:46 PM CDT - The Alvarado ISD school board ate up the state-of-the-art renovations to the second floor of the high school Monday night, ate supper, then swallowed hard and accepted the retirement letter of their longtime superintendent. 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

    Commissioners have heated debate about climate control system
    09/09/2014 04:23 AM CDT - Veteran commissioners displayed flashes of humor Monday morning when the discussion about spending more money for a climate control system heated up. 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

    Committee denies JPs' request for salary increase
    09/03/2014 07:18 PM CDT - Denied.A committee of six Johnson County elected officials and three county residents decided Tuesday afternoon that the county's four justices of the peace should not receive a pay increase. Full Story

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    Getting animals to dazzle on screen is a wild job

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — For animal trainers on film sets, the job can be wild. Getting snakes on a plane takes a bit of heat or light, but cajoling a bear to perform for the camera can require buckets of fried chicken. Full Story