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    CITY OF CROWLEYLoftin gives State of Crowley address

    Complaint or compliment, Crowley City Manager Robert Loftin wants to know. "When I'm sitting in my office getting my job done, if I don't get out into the community I don't know what the people of Crowley want [from the city] or what their needs are," he told a group of about 25 residents who attended a State of Crowley meeting Monday at the Crowley Recreation Center. Full Story
    LIFESTYLES
    (Crowley Star/Kyp Shillam)
    ADOPTIONNeighbors help answer Evans' prayer

    "For this child I prayed, and the Lord has granted me my petition which I asked of Him." Though it is short, the Bible verse from 1 Samuel sums up the parenting journey of Becky and Mike Evans. Full Story
    OPINION
    PERSPECTIVEA SIDS story: expressions of grief

    By Ginny Limer, Scared SIDless.com
    She is my most sensitive of six children. My curly-haired, nature-loving, brilliant eldest daughter just entered the truck, and she is asking many questions without any words. Full Story
    EDUCATION
    CISD FINE ARTSMarching bands to compete in Burleson

    UIL judging is Saturday
    It's a delicate balance Rudy Salazar has learned to master. "It's about finding a piece of music that the community can enjoy, but is also accepted by the judges," said the longtime director of the Mighty Eagles Marching Band. Full Story
    SPORTS
    NORTH CROWLEY VOLLEYBALLLady Panthers continue to roll

    The North Crowley Lady Panthers (19-1, 11-1) took it to the Lady Kangaroos of Weatherford (7-22, 0-9) last Friday, dropping the Roos 25-13, 25-17, 25-20. Full Story
    OBITUARIES
    GENE HAYES

    Cross Plains, Texas -- Gene Hayes, age 82, of Rising Star, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in the Rising Star Nursing Home.  Full Story
    Man fighting charges for painting Main Street

    BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a stretch of Main Street. Full Story
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    Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

    NEW YORK (AP) — Herbie Hancock enjoyed "A Great Night in Harlem" with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at the historic Apollo Theater. Full Story
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
    'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

    TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.