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County considers rising costs of local felony caseload during budget hearings

Tom Green County Commissioners heard from criminal justice professionals who told them budgets are stretched...

John Cornyn, Ted Cruz say visit to immigrant children's detention center was emotional

Texas Republican Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz say they'll pursue bipartisan legislation for immigration...

Food truck to the rescue, fundraiser for volunteer firefighters to replace outdated gear

A fundraiser for the East Concho Volunteer Fire Department will be held Saturday, June 30 to help purchase of new...

Asylum in the U.S.: How it works and who is eligible for protection

Here's what you need to know about asylum and how the system works for immigrants coming to the...

Here's the percentage of undocumented immigrants who evade deportation orders

A study shows that undocumented immigrants who lack access to legal counsel are less likely to show up to their court...

Check out these things to do in San Angelo

Find out what's happening around San Angelo.        

Krystal Nichole Lerma sentenced to 27 years for 'despicable act on so many levels'

Krystal Nichole Lerma was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree burglary in connection with a 2016 double...

Showdown in San Angelo 2018: Show and Shine

       

Looking back, writing 'Windmill Country' has been quite an adventure

It’s been a journey where I personally witnessed with farmers and ranchers the good times and bad in production...

Angelo Catholic hosts technology fundraiser to benefit students

Tickets are on sale and sponsorships are available for San Angelo Catholic School's technology fundraiser...

3 ways Jennifer Garner shows she's just like us in her 'fake cooking show'

Jennifer Garner posts a video hosting a "fake cooking show," where she bakes Ree Drummond's chocolate sheet cake....

San Angelo nonprofit builds brighter future for Haitians as it constructs permanent school

In 2015, missionaries erected a long canopy as a makeshift school to serve 150 children. Now, they funded permanent...

Following the Golden Rule lets us reap the best things in life

Treating others badly or unfairly ultimately comes back on me.        

SACC Men's Partnership Update

Friday's second-round results from the 59th San Angelo Country Club Men's Partnership golf tournament that...

San Angelo same-sex couple happier than ever as dads

San Angelo same-sex couple, Travis and Taylor Harris, became dads through the help of...

Sonora man found guilty and sentenced for two counts indecency with a child

A Sonora man has been sentenced in a state penitentiary after being found guilty of two counts of indecency with a...

Ezra Visions Ministries mission to Haiti 2018

       

Congressman Mike Conaway says base not proper place for immigrant kids

Local officials in San Angelo respond to Goodfellow Air Force Base's potential selection as a temporary home for...

Then and Now: San Angelo recovers from last year's severe storm

A year ago, on June 23, a severe storm hit San Angelo. Check out some then and now photos from the...

McCulloch county residents voice concerns about new plant, quarry at hearing

Emotions were heated at the community public hearing for the proposed air quality permit for U.S. Cement’s new...

San Angelo's LGBT community is celebrating 'Pride Week' with these events

Here's a breakdown of events happening during Pride Week in San Angelo        

Benefits of going digital with the Standard-Times

As journalism follows its readers and shifts to new mediums, you can play a vital role in supporting your hometown...

Faith briefs

News from Concho Valley houses of faith.        

Hudson-Williams lead SACC Men's Partnership Day One

A three-time champ has a new partner and leads by two strokes after first day of San Angelo Country Club Men's...

United Methodists file formal denominational complaint against AG Jeff Sessions

Complaint condemns his role in the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy of separating...

Victory Christian Center plans to rebuild after roof collapse leads to demolition

The west side of the Victory Christian Center was demolished after part of it collapsed May...

Former ASU prof, 'abstinence from risky behavior' director pleads to soliciting prostitute

A former ASU instructor who once managed a program that promoted "abstinence from risky behavior" pleaded to charges he...

Texas game warden says to leave Bambi alone

Texas game warden talks about what to do if you come across an "abandoned"...

Victory Christian Center building demolished

       

The 59th annual San Angelo Country Club Men’s Partnership

       

American Plains Artists Show in San Angelo, 2018

       

Bell Street reconstruction begins, June 18, 2018

       

San Angelo Lions Balloonfest 2018

       

Crying immigrant girl on Time magazine cover was never separated from her mom, father says

The father of the Honduran two-year-old, featured on Time magazine and emblematic for the separation of children and...

Keystone virus makes first jump from mosquitoes to humans with confirmed case in Florida teen

The Keystone virus might be more common in humans than doctors originally thought, according to research from the...

Although now an insider, Ted Cruz campaigns like an outsider in Texas Senate race

Republican Ted Cruz sees rallying his conservative base as the key to winning re-election against Democrat Beto...

'Betting on Beto': O'Rourke campaign events draw hundreds in Senate bid to unseat Ted Cruz

The El Paso Democrat has beaten fundraising expectations and draws crowds as he takes on Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz...

#GrownUpPups at the San Angelo shelter

These adult dogs are ready for homes after lengthy stays at San Angelo's animal...

Everything you know about Miss Hattie's is wrong

The timeline of when Miss Hattie's existed doesn't match up with city directory...