Ranked: Highest-paid city employees in San Antonio for 2016

City Manager Sheryl Sculley once again topped the list of highest-paid city of San Antonio employees in fiscal year 2016, according to data obtained by the San Antonio Express-News through an open records request. Sculley, hired by the city in 2005, pulled in nearly $590,000 in total compensation from Oct. 1, 2015 to Sept. 30, 2016. Total compensation refers to the employee’s base salary and any other benefits or financial incentives, such as car allowances, additional money for new certifications…

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Rudy Gay during press conference in San Antonio: ‘I’m a Spur for life’

The San Antonio Spurs signed veteran small forward Rudy Gay to a two-year day earlier this offseason. He was introduced to the team today. Top 7 Credit Cards For Those With Excellent Credit Gay, 31, has played eleven seasons in the NBA and has bounced around in recent years. He has experience with the Memphis Grizzlies, Toronto Raptors as well as the Sacramento Kings. The Spurs will be his fourth team since 2013. However, he has already taken a liking…

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San Antonio company opens second oil and gas landfill in Permian Basin

San Antonio-based Petro Waste Environmental LP has opened its second of four oil and gas landfills planned for the Permian Basin of West Texas. The company’s Howard County landfill opened on Wednesday. Located off Interstate 20 between Big Spring and Stanton, the 144-acre facility will accept oil-based mud, water-based mud, oil-based drill cuttings, water-based drill cuttings, contaminated soil, and RCRA-exempt non-hazardous exploration and production waste. Aerial view of Petro Waste Environmental’s new landfill in Howard County. The Permian… more Petro…

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San Antonio’s best chicken is dirt cheap

(Photo: Larry Olmsted, for USA TODAY) The scene: A line outside a lunch joint is always a good sign, and it is even better if the line forms before the place opens. (It’s better yet if there are several police officers and construction workers waiting, because working in the neighborhood, they eat lunch every day, know all the options and appreciate hearty value.) So when we queue up by grabbing a seat on a bench outside Pollos Asados Los Norteños,…

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‘American Idol’ auditions coming to San Antonio, Houston in September

SAN ANTONIO – Think you’re cut out to be the next "American Idol?" Auditions will be held in San Antonio on September 4. The announcement came on Monday via a tweet from TV show host Ryan Seacrest which read, "By popular demand, 4 new open call cities have been added to the search for #thenextidol." By popular demand, 4 new open call cities have been added to the search for #thenextidol. Come see us! @AmericanIdol pic.twitter.com/kdyDLgJ7yU — Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest)…

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An in-depth look at the new San Antonio Spurs Nike uniforms

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San Antonio Spurs: Why they may be challenged for Southwest division

Will the San Antonio Spurs now be challenged for the Southwest division title based on other teams’ offseason moves? When the San Antonio Spurs take the floor every season there are two things likely to happen: they will make the playoffs and they will win the Southwest division title in the Western Conference. San Antonio has won 22 division championships in their history and since 1999 they have won it all but six times. However, the question is: will San…

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San Antonio Spurs: Steelers Player Says Team Needs Kyrie Irving

Pittsburgh Steelers player Ryan Shazier showed up to training camp in a David Robinson-San Antonio Spurs jersey and commented on the Kyrie Irving rumors. The San Antonio Spurs have been the subject of trade rumors for the past week, all of which surrounded Kyrie Irving. The organization is his “preferred” destination. However, it’s unknown if the Spurs contacted the Cleveland Cavaliers and if a trade is even likely to happen between the two sides. If San Antonio acquired Irving, you…

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San Antonio and Its Heartwarming Beauty

While the summers can get burning hot, there is an allure to San Antonio that is not found in other parts of the country. Those who are visiting Texas will know San Antonio has to be a stop they make. For those who are thinking about making a trip over, you will want to know what San Antonio has to offer, and it does provide a lot. Here are some of the things that are going to make you stop…

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