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Travis County Election Early Voting Results
More numbers than you know what to do with
"...At 7pm, the Elections Division of the Travis County Clerk's Office issued the early voting numbers for..."

Nov. 4, 2014 News Post by the News Staff

Travis County Constable, Precinct 2: Mud & Experience
Incumbent files defamation suit against opponent in this particularly bloody battle
"...Name-calling is normal in even the smallest political races, but the three-way Democratic primary fight for Travis County Precinct..."

May 11, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Election Ticker: Travis Turning Out
Voter registration deadlines come and gone
"...An estimated 93% of eligible voters in Travis County are registered to vote –..."

Oct. 12, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Rally Planned to Oppose Racist Mexican-American Textbooks
Coalition will hold rally before SBOE public hearing on Tuesday
"...activists are gearing up to fight against proposed Mexican-American textbooks deemed racially offensive and overflowing with historical errors...."

Sept. 12, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Lee Elementary Still Lee Elementary
Campus renaming debate still rumbles on the AISD board
"...Time to update your address book: Robert E. Lee Elementary is now Russell Lee Elementary,..."

May 26, 2016 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Save Texas Schools Gets Back in the Game
Protesters call foul on education funding
"...Save Texas Schools rally. Many spoke to the crowd, but it may have been John Kuhn, superintendent of Perrin-Whitt..."

March 24, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Lit-urday: Joe, the Slave Who Became an Alamo Legend
The story of one man’s witness to history and life in bondage
"...It's been a long week, and now you deserve to have..."

Oct. 31, 2015 Books Post by Gerald E. McLeod

The Alamo Schools Letter
Superintendent's letter remembers the Alamo
"...It's been dubbed "The Alamo Schools Letter." On Feb. 11, Superintendent..."

March 4, 2011 News Feature

State Board of Education Tries to Rewrite History
A sharpie to your textbook
"...The State Board of Education on Friday, Sept. 14, tentatively approved new..."

Sept. 21, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Early Voting
April 28-May 6
"...TRAVIS CO. EARLY VOTING: April 28-May 6..."

April 25, 2008 News Feature

'Austin Chronicle' Endorsements
General Election, Nov. 6 – Proposed Constitutional Amendments
"...and our conviction that constitutional referendums are a poor substitute for responsibly representative government – we suggest our readers..."

Oct. 26, 2007 News Feature

'Austin Chronicle' Endorsements
General Election, Nov. 6 – Proposed Constitutional Amendments
"...and our conviction that constitutional referendums are a poor substitute for responsibly representative government – we suggest our readers..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature

'Chronicle' Endorsements
"...Here are the Chronicle editorial board's endorsements for the Nov. 5 election, for which early..."

Oct. 18, 2013 News Feature

In Memory of Richard Dorsett
Beloved local left his mark on Austin
"...Richard Dorsett – bookseller, film buff, music fanatic, writer, collector, intellectual, Red Sox..."

Nov. 14, 2012 Books Post by Michael Hall

Day Trips
"...the Indian leader and the expulsion of his peaceful band of farmers from East Texas. It is the story..."

July 12, 2002 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar: May 13-19
"...For more details and events, see Community Listings. Thursday13..."

May 14, 2010 News Column

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond

Nov. 12, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

More Bad Weather, More Closures
UPDATE: A fresh chilly blast means more lousy driving conditions
"...into the low 20s again last night, Austin and Travis County are seeing many of the terrible road conditions..."

Jan. 28, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Early Voting Not High Water
At 5.6%, EV turnout not exactly a flood
"...the Nov. 5 (Tuesday) election didn't reach flood stage, but at nearly 35,000 was slightly better than expected, and..."

Nov. 2, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Barely Adequate
The State Board of Education and legislative finance committees consider the public schools
"...The good news is that last week the State Board of Education gave preliminary approval to its new ethics..."

Sept. 20, 2002 News Column by Michael King

Tempers Flare as AISD Board Tackles Confederate Legacy
Name change issue punted to the board's policy committee
"...officials from AISD campuses, a whole lot of headaches. Board of Trustees Chair Paul Saldaña said, "Every time we..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Bad Medicine?
No Child Left Behind prescribed for Austin schools – although the cure may be worse than the illness
"...this month, the hallways were packed at Anderson High's back-to-school night. Parents jammed the cafeteria, crowding around tables for..."

Sept. 30, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

"...No regular City Council meeting today (Sept. 8), but budget work sessions are scheduled today and (if necessary)..."

Sept. 9, 2016 News Feature

Oct. 11-17
"...For more events, see Community Listings. THURSDAY 11..."

Oct. 12, 2007 News Feature

Rick Noriega's Speech to the Texas Democratic Convention
Blasts Cornyn, calls for end to Iraq War.
"...Congressman Green for that wonderful introduction. I am truly humbled. Good evening Texas. I’m here, as your Democratic nominee..."

June 6, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

day trips
"...a list of 10 events from 1996, not the best or the worst, but events that effect day tripping..."

Jan. 10, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Proud To Be 'Unacceptable'
Superintendent Kuhn delivers rousing speech
"...speeches ranged from the informative to the inspirational and back again. The highlight barn burner was delivered by John..."

March 18, 2011 News Feature

Teaching Truthiness
Activists, lawmakers call on State Board of Education to reject racist Mexican-American textbook
"...traveled from all over Texas – gathered outside the William B. Travis building on Tuesday, Sept. 13, to fervently..."

Sept. 16, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Lee Elementary No Longer Lee Elementary
Renaming process has begun
"...There will be one less sign of Texas' Civil War legacy in..."

April 1, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Schools: Under Siege
School districts around the state remember the Alamo
"...On Feb. 24, 1836, Lt. Col. William B. Travis sent an..."

March 4, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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