Posted: Mar 18, 2013 6:05 AM
Updated: Mar 18, 2013 6:05 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) The foundation has been completed for an Austin boardwalk along the south shore of Lady Bird Lake. Crews are working on building a section known as the waterfront promenade as part of the nearly $22 million project. The boardwalk project started last October and should be finished by spring 2014.
CARROLLTON, Texas (AP) Family and friends of two Dallas-area girls who disappeared 25 years ago will gather to remember them and the unsolved case. A candlelight vigil will be held tomorrow night at Newman Smith High School in Carrollton for Stacie Madison and Susan Smalley. Both have been missing since March 1988.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) An exhibit of personal items from the life and work of Pope John Paul II has opened in West Texas. The display called "I Have Come to You Again" runs through the end of May at the Catholic Renewal Center in Lubbock. It includes more than 100 personal items from the pontiff who died in 2005.
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) A Southeast Texas library has asked for the public's help in tracking the history of the first rail line to reach Galveston. The research effort involves the Rosenberg Library's Galveston and Texas History Center. Officials are seeking photographs of Galveston, Houston and Henderson Railroad equipment, personnel, facilities and operations.