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    CROWLE CITY COUNCILPlaza details ironed out

    The finishing touches on Crowley's Veterans Memorial Plaza will soon be set in stone thanks to the generosity of three residents. 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
    Bank robber who bummed cigarette gets 10 years

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a federal judge in Pittsburgh. Full Story
    Search for world's funniest person moves to Vegas

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — An international search to find the world's funniest person is moving to Las Vegas, where people will get to see five finalists square off in an Olympics of comedy that pits France, Finland and other countries against one another. Full Story