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    Mineral Wells outdoor watering ban starts Oct. 1

    Ban also affects water customers outside city
    At the regular meeting Tuesday, the Mineral Wells City Council voted unanimously to amend Stage III restrictions prohibiting outside watering, to become effective Wednesday, Oct. Read more
    SPORTS
    (Mary Richardson Sun staff)
    Graford overcomes Perrin

    The Graford Lady Rabbit varsity volleyball team beat the Perrin Lady Pirates last Friday, winning three of four sets.The Lady Rabbits fell short in the first set, with a score of 13-25; however, they went on to win the next three sets, 25-11, 25-16 and 25-19. Read more
    LIFESTYLES
    Woodmen of the World dedicate flag pole (Internet exclusive)

    In honor and remembrance of the 13th anniversary of 9-11, members of the Woodmen of the World Chapter 703 held a special program and ceremony Saturday, dedicating a new flag pole to the Mineral Wells Volunteer Fire Department at 300 S. Read more
    OBITUARIES
    John L. Shaffer

    John L. Shaffer, 71, died Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth.  John’s strong will to live, his faith in God, and the love and prayers of family, friends and many others across the world that he befriended, gave him strength during his four weeks in ICU — even while on life support. Read more
    HOMEFRONT
    (BPT)
    Teaching kids to give back

    (BPT) - One of the most rewarding reasons to get involved in your community is to set a good example for your kids. Whether you donate money or time, giving back is beneficial, and not just for the recipients. Read more
    (Steve Huckins/AP)
    Police deliver pie after Pizza Hut driver hurt

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — After a pizza delivery driver was injured in a crash in Portland, Oregon, two police officers completed the delivery for him. Full Story
    Leonardo restoration shows new detail, color

    FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — An ongoing restoration of one of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous works, "Adoration of the Magi," has revealed new details and colors in the painting and in Leonardo's techniques — and confirmed that others helped paint it. Full Story