Friday, September 29, 2017

Fliers in Judson High School Bathrooms Condemn Dress Code for "Shaming" Girls

Posted By on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 at 3:55 PM

On Wednesday, a Judson High School student shared a photo of a flyer she'd found posted in a JHS bathroom on Twitter. By Friday afternoon, the tweet had racked up more than 7,000 likes. The poster reads: "When you interrupt a girl's school day to force her to change...

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Head Over to the AT&T Center on Saturday for a Free Scrimmage

Posted By on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 at 2:30 PM

The wait for basketball season is almost over! And to get you hyped for the 2017-2018 season, the Spurs are welcoming San Antonians to their house for a special intra-team scrimmage. The best news? It's free! Presented by General Mills, this year's Silver & Black Open Scrimmage will take place...

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An Off-Duty SAPD Officer Drove Straight Into A Sinkhole in Southeast San Antonio This Morning

Posted By on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 at 12:02 PM

An off-duty police officer accidentally drove his truck into a sinkhole in Southeast San Antonio at 6 a.m, after a water main break caused the road by Southside Lions Park to erode and cave in. The man, who was identified as an off-duty police officer by the San...

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Central Market Founder Charged with Possessing Child Pornography

Posted By on Fri, Sep 29, 2017 at 10:01 AM

The man behind HEB's Central Market stores, John Morgan Campbell, has been charged for possessing and sending pornographic images of minors in 2014. The 53-count indictment came after Campbell accidentally attached one of the images to a work email with an HEB employee, who called the police. Prosecutor Josh Somers told a...

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Why is ICE Detaining So Many Pregnant Women?

Posted By on Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 5:09 PM

When Emma arrived at the U.S.-Texas border with her 5-year-old son, the El Salvador woman was seven weeks pregnant, bleeding and missing fingernails from being raped and tortured on her journey through Mexico. After being processed through Customs and Border Patrol, Emma (whose name has been changed to protect her...

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Trump Will Nominate Two Conservative Texas Judges to 5th Circuit Appeals Court

Posted By on Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 3:51 PM

The White House has announced President Donald Trump is nominating two libertarian-leaning Texas Republicans to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, a federal court based in New Orleans known for fiercely conservative rulings. Trump's first pick: Judge Don Willett, a Texas Supreme Court Justice who advised George W. Bush (both in...

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Dog Dies from Dog Attack in Hardberger Park

Posted By on Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 12:51 PM

A dog named Maggie died Saturday at Phil Hardberger Park after another dog unexpectedly bit her head and shook her, breaking her neck and killing her instantly, according to Maggie's owner. Shelby Mauldin told KENS5 that she and her husband had brought Maggie, a 6-year-old labradoodle, and their golden...

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New San Antonio River Walk Barges Are Coming Sunday

Posted By and on Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 11:35 AM

Remember the long, drawn-out battle in City Council (and the mayor's race) over which company would get $100 million dollar river barge contract? The eventual winner, Go Rio San Antonio, will be unleashing the city's brand-new fleet of brightly-colored barges down the San Antonio River on Sunday, Oct. 1. Go...

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Here's Your Chance to Get Free Spurs Tickets

Posted By on Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 10:45 AM

There's a catch, but it's a good one. Runners and Spurs fans alike can score a free ticket to a Spurs game if you take part in the Spurs 5K on Saturday, October 21. The quick race will kick off at the AT&T Center, where you'll be cheered on...

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Flesh-Eating Bacteria From Harvey Floodwaters Kills Woman

Posted By on Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 9:55 AM

A Houston woman has died after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria from Hurricane Harvey floodwaters. On Tuesday, the Harris County medical examiner's office discovered that 77-year-old Nancy Reed's Sept. 15 death was caused by necrotizing fasciitis, more commonly known as flesh-eating bacteria. Reed contracted the disease when she fell and broke...

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