Austin Local News

The Children’s Hospital of Austin is at the forefront of a new life-saving procedure which is helping kids who are born with chest wall deformities. 11-year-old Austinite Eddie Flores was born with Spinabifida which caused him to have trouble breathing because his spine, chest...
The first flight from Austin-Bergstrom leave Friday at 2:45 in the afternoon, arrives in mexico city at 5. Jim Halbrook, with ABIA, reminds travelers, that starting January 23rd of 2007, passports will be required to enter the United States from Mexico as part of the western...
Seven months ago, the Police Chief put Corporal Richard Munoz on indefinite suspension. The chief said Munoz had violated several department policies when he responded to a call last November, in which he continued to use force against a 15-year-old boy after the youth was...
The Liberal Arts and Science Academy, the advanced academic magnet high school for Austin ISD, is now accepting applications for the upcoming 2007-08 school year. LASA offers advanced academic courses in the core subject areas—English, Math, Science, and Social Studies—whose...
An accident on Hamilton Pool Road claims the life of a 16 year old boy, sending someone riding with him to Brackenridge hospital in critical condition. DPS is still investigation the accident which occurred at about 9pm Sunday evening on Hamilton Pool Road at Caudill lane, about...
Verizon Telephone has advised that a fiber cut has occurred in Fayette County effecting customers in the Fayetteville area. It is anticipated the outage will last 4-6 hours. Customers living in the Fayetteville area can call within their immediate dialing area. To reach...
Austin Police reportedly find suggestive pictures on a teacher's camera, and now that teacher is facing criminal charges. Police charge Page White with improper photography, in a case that apparently began to crack on December 2nd. "He was observed at Highland Mall by some...
An Austin woman is calling for the public’s help to track down the father of her teenage son who reportedly owes over 130 thousand dollars in child support. Daniel Ames is a student at Texas State University who worked through high school just to have enough money to afford one...
An accident on Hamilton Pool Road claims the life of a 16 year old boy, sending someone riding with him to Brackenridge hospital in critical condition. DPS is still investigation the accident which occurred at about 9pm Sunday evening on Hamilton Pool Road at Caudill lane, about...