Frenship ISD is proposing a 1.5 tax rate that will decrease property taxes six cents from last year. Legislative reforms are helping the district make that possible.
In addition, the district approved a 4.3 percent salary increase for teachers. On average that's a raise of about $1,750.
To resuscitate their push, Republicans would need to change opposing senators' minds, which they've tried unsuccessfully to do for months.
Prosecutors say Weiner broke the law by having illicit contact with a 15-year-old girl, including asking her to "sexually perform" for him in conversations on Skype and Snapchat.
GOP senators' opposition to their party's drive to scrap President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act swelled to lethal numbers Sunday.
Roy Coons was charged with several crimes, including first-degree murder, attempted rape of a child and aggravated burglary.
Seven Amarillo residents have been arrested in connection with an online child predator operation.