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Man knocks out Marble Falls bar patron over cell-phone photos

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — An argument in the middle of the street over cell-phone photos on July 26 sent one man to the emergency room with a head wound and another to jail on an assault charge, according to Marble Falls police. The incident happened about 1:30 a.m. that morning in front of [...]

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Marble Falls resolution focuses on border crisis, influx of children

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — Though the U.S.-Mexico border is several hundred miles away, Marble Falls leaders want nothing to do with the influx of children crossing into the country that’s left some communities bewildered and the federal government reeling over what to do with the 50,000-plus unaccompanied youth.

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Solar-powered cars ‘invade’ Marble Falls during challenge

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — Drivers along U.S. 281 in Burnet County might have noticed something odd July 21. They weren’t spaceships — or boats on wheels.

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Police arrest second suspect in Marble Falls armed robbery

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — Burnet police arrested the second man wanted in an alleged Marble Falls home robbery that occurred July 11. Burnet police booked Jacob Michael Murley into the Burnet County Jail on an aggravated robbery charge. He was also charged with three alleged drug-related crimes, one felony and two [...]

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Marble Falls parks projects might have to wait

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — The Marble Falls Parks and Recreation Commissioners learned July 7 the city’s Capital Improvements Projects committee will not be recommending that the city council spend more than $100,000 on three park projects. Director Robert Moss told the commissioners of the decision during their regular meeting.

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Marble Falls man gets life for multiple DWIs

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR BURNET — State District Judge Dan Mills sentenced a 46-year-old Marble Falls man to life in prison after a Burnet County jury convicted him July 15 on his sixth driving-while-intoxicated charge.

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Marble Falls police ID armed robbery suspects

FROM STAFF REPORTS  UPDATE: Following a tip to Marble Falls police, Jacob Rashad Chubb, 30, was arrested at 3:09 p.m. July 15 as he was driving away from a house on the 1100 block of Avenue F in Marble Falls. Investigators say he was taken into custody without incident and was expected to be booked into [...]

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Granite Shoals woman charged with embezzling from Marble Falls dentist office

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — A Granite Shoals woman allegedly admitted to Marble Falls police that she took several thousand dollars from the dentist office at which she had once worked.

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Plea deal possible in Colt Elementary PTO theft case

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — Attorneys are negotiating a possible plea deal in the indictment of a former Colt Elementary PTO treasurer accused of stealing as much as $30,000 from the volunteer organization, according to the prosecutor in the case.

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Police: Armed suspects take more than $4,000 in cash from Marble Falls residence

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — An eastside resident told police a man brandishing a weapon took more than $4,000 in cash and fled with two other people in the early morning hours of July 11, according to a Marble Falls Police Department report. Marble Falls Police Detective Sgt. Tom Dillard said the incident was [...]

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Rig rolls over near Marble Falls, spills chemicals, stalls traffic

FROM STAFF REPORTS  MARBLE FALLS — A platform drilling rig failed to stop at the T-intersection of RR 1174 and RR 1431 on July 3, causing it to roll over into a ditch, spill part of its drilling chemicals and stall traffic for several hours just outside the city, officials said.

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Two Marble Falls police officers credited with saving a life — for second time this year

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — The training and response of two Marble Falls police officers are credited for saving a man’s life after he fell unconscious while driving June 19 and crashed his vehicle. And it’s the second time this year, these two particular officers have helped save a person’s life.

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Faith Academy’s new administrator a ‘perfect fit’

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls board has picked a Californian to lead the University-Model private Christian school. The board announced the hiring of Joe Rispoli of Tustin, Calif., to replace current administrator Mark Earwood, who has accepted a position at Statesville Christian School in Statesville, N.C.

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Marble Falls Elementary gets new principal

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — After getting input from staff and parents, district leaders turned to an assistant principal from the Hillsboro school district to take the reins at Marble Falls Elementary School.

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