http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/lanier-hs-provides-counseling-for-students-following-suicide/ - Lanier HS provides counseling for students following suicide - 


More than two dozen counselors are at Lanier High School offering support to students a day after one of their classmates died by suicide.
Wednesday morning students held a memorial service and a moment of silence in the courtyard. A small bouquet of flowers was placed by a tree outside the…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/lanier-hs-provides-counseling-for-students-following-suicide/ - Lanier HS provides counseling for students following suicide -


More than two dozen counselors are at Lanier High School offering support to students a day after one of their classmates died by suicide.
Wednesday morning students held a memorial service and a moment of silence in the courtyard. A small bouquet of flowers was placed by a tree outside the…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/cruz-wont-delay-vote-on-bipartisan-budget-deal/ - Cruz won’t delay vote on bipartisan budget deal - 


WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says he won’t delay a vote on a bipartisan budget deal that will reopen the government and avoid a financial default.
Cruz had forced the shutdown by demanding that President Barack Obama gut his health care law in exchange for a bill to…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/cruz-wont-delay-vote-on-bipartisan-budget-deal/ - Cruz won’t delay vote on bipartisan budget deal -


WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says he won’t delay a vote on a bipartisan budget deal that will reopen the government and avoid a financial default.
Cruz had forced the shutdown by demanding that President Barack Obama gut his health care law in exchange for a bill to…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/apd-officer-killed-in-hwy-290-crash/ - APD officer killed in Hwy 290 crash - 


An Austin Police lieutenant was killed Wednesday morning in a two vehicle crash on westbound Highway 290 near Sawyer Branch Road east of Dripping Springs.
Officials say that the officer was killed in a collision with a Dodge pickup truck.  Officials say he was pronounced dead at the…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/apd-officer-killed-in-hwy-290-crash/ - APD officer killed in Hwy 290 crash -


An Austin Police lieutenant was killed Wednesday morning in a two vehicle crash on westbound Highway 290 near Sawyer Branch Road east of Dripping Springs.
Officials say that the officer was killed in a collision with a Dodge pickup truck.  Officials say he was pronounced dead at the…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/opening-statements-begin-in-fred-yazdi-murder-trial/ - Opening statements begin in Fred Yazdi murder trial - 


Opening statements were Tuesday in the Fred Yazdi murder trial in Williamson County. Yazdi is accused of shooting and killing 23-year-old Enrique Recio outside Yazdi’s home near Avery Ranch. Inside the courtroom, Recio’s family and friends wore buttons and yellow ribbons in his…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/opening-statements-begin-in-fred-yazdi-murder-trial/ - Opening statements begin in Fred Yazdi murder trial -


Opening statements were Tuesday in the Fred Yazdi murder trial in Williamson County. Yazdi is accused of shooting and killing 23-year-old Enrique Recio outside Yazdi’s home near Avery Ranch. Inside the courtroom, Recio’s family and friends wore buttons and yellow ribbons in his…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/lanier-high-school-student-commits-suicide/ - Lanier High School student commits suicide - 


Lanier High School was placed on lockdown Tuesday after a student shot and killed himself on campus. 
The lockdown was lifted Tuesday afternoon and students were released to their homes.
“Based on the information available to us at this time, I regret to inform you that a student shot…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/lanier-high-school-student-commits-suicide/ - Lanier High School student commits suicide -


Lanier High School was placed on lockdown Tuesday after a student shot and killed himself on campus. 
The lockdown was lifted Tuesday afternoon and students were released to their homes.
“Based on the information available to us at this time, I regret to inform you that a student shot…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/school-officials-to-provide-counseling-following-lanier-hs-tragedy/ - School officials to provide counseling following Lanier HS tragedy - 


During times of tragedy, a top priority for school officials is making sure students know who they can turn to.
Deidre Dawson says the best thing for her daughter is help throughout the coping process.
“I didn’t want her to ever see anything like that. It’s something…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/school-officials-to-provide-counseling-following-lanier-hs-tragedy/ - School officials to provide counseling following Lanier HS tragedy -


During times of tragedy, a top priority for school officials is making sure students know who they can turn to.
Deidre Dawson says the best thing for her daughter is help throughout the coping process.
“I didn’t want her to ever see anything like that. It’s something…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/body-discovered-in-williamson-creek/ - Body discovered in Williamson Creek - 


Authorities say a body was discovered in an area that was hit by heavy rainfall causing flooding over the weekend.  
A resident living in the 300 block of Heartwood went to the back of his property to cleanup and discovered the body of middle aged white man, just before 8 p.m. Tuesday…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/body-discovered-in-williamson-creek/ - Body discovered in Williamson Creek -


Authorities say a body was discovered in an area that was hit by heavy rainfall causing flooding over the weekend.  
A resident living in the 300 block of Heartwood went to the back of his property to cleanup and discovered the body of middle aged white man, just before 8 p.m. Tuesday…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/2-apd-officers-suspended-from-department/ - 2 APD officers suspended from department - 


Two Austin police officers have been suspended from the force. One got in trouble for helping a man get around a protection order and the other got in trouble for posting sensitive police information on his Facebook site.
According to a police memorandum made public Tuesday, APD Detective…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/2-apd-officers-suspended-from-department/ - 2 APD officers suspended from department -


Two Austin police officers have been suspended from the force. One got in trouble for helping a man get around a protection order and the other got in trouble for posting sensitive police information on his Facebook site.
According to a police memorandum made public Tuesday, APD Detective…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/officials-gear-up-to-face-storms/ - Officials gear up to face storms - 


The City of Austin is working to keep residents safe as another round of storms are expected to hit the area.
Although way may not see as strong of a downpour as over the weekend; the risk of danger remains high.
The ground remains saturated due to the amount of rain we’ve already…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/officials-gear-up-to-face-storms/ - Officials gear up to face storms -


The City of Austin is working to keep residents safe as another round of storms are expected to hit the area.
Although way may not see as strong of a downpour as over the weekend; the risk of danger remains high.
The ground remains saturated due to the amount of rain we’ve already…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/local-business-prepping-for-day-of-the-dead-celebration/ - Local business prepping for Day of the Dead celebration - 


A local Austin business is making early preparations for Mexico’s ‘Day of the Dead’ celebration. The Mexic-Arte Museum has two exhibits going on currently; an exhibit showcasing the work of Mexican cartoonist Jose Guadalupe Posada, and a Community Altars exhibit.
For more…

http://austin.citylocalbuzz.com/local-business-prepping-for-day-of-the-dead-celebration/ - Local business prepping for Day of the Dead celebration -


A local Austin business is making early preparations for Mexico’s ‘Day of the Dead’ celebration. The Mexic-Arte Museum has two exhibits going on currently; an exhibit showcasing the work of Mexican cartoonist Jose Guadalupe Posada, and a Community Altars exhibit.
For more…