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An AISD employee is in Travis County Jail for stealing thousands of dollars from the parent teacher association. Casis Elementary bookkeeper, 49-year-old Deborah Geuperoux resigned after she learned that police were looking into her allegedly stealing funds. AISD Chief Eric...
Huston-Tillotson University Board of Trustees today announced Colette Pierce Burnette as the institution’s sixth President and Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2015. Pierce Burnette becomes the first female president of the merged Huston-Tillotson University and only...
UPDATE: APD found baby safe with relatives in Lockhart. The Austin Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing five month old baby named Andrew Rushing, as well as his parents, Anita Galindo Rushing and Cleveland Rushing. APD is concerned for the...
Officials with the Department of Family and Protective Services say a child care facility in Kyle is under investigation after a toddler was allowed to wander away from the facility on Monday. The agency's Julie Moody said the Open Arms Early Learning Center hasn't been in...
Cassis Elementary bookkeeper, 49-year-old Deborah Geuperoux resigned after she learned that police were looking into her allegedly stealing funds. AISD Police Chief Eric Mendez said Geuperoux was turning in invoices for reimbursements for items purchased for the PTA. But, she's...
Travis County Commissioners choose not to sign off on a long term transportation plan, calling for a more comprehensive environmental study on the projects. Commissioner Brigid Shea tells Judge Sarah Eckhart developers are trying to skirt environmental rules by doing separate...
New proposed plans to fix MoPac South are causing quite a stir. Some residents are upset with the idea of more toll lanes. It's a project that costs about $350 million and aims to help the congestion. The plan is to have two toll lanes in each direction from Cesar Chavez to...
Eanes ISD is trying to get voters behind a bond election in May, one year after taxpayers rejected an $89 million bond proposal. Now, those on both sides of the issue are coming out swinging. A press conference against the district's $52.5 million bond proposal Tuesday quickly...
New Braunfels Police were dispatched to the 2100 block of Stephens Place close to 11:30 am for a fall at the construction site for the Creekside Way Apartments. Officers arrived and found a 41-year old male that was working near the fourth floor of the building as a painting...