Alamo Plaza has won the location of the new Grand Opera House. It is also a prominent and strong candidate for the site of the new government building.
Lackland Air Force Base has begun construction of five buildings that will be the beginning of the “super barracks” for Air Force basic trainees. The buildings, which will cost $3 million each to build, will house 1,040 men. The first of the new buildings is scheduled for completion in February 1969. All five should be completed by June 1969.
KSAT weekend anchor Michelle Lima is fatally struck by a car while on location investigating a story about a missing 9-year-old boy from Lytle.