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Denver Post
Erie, Encana come to terms on new oil, gas agreementErie and one of its oil and gas operators have come to terms on a new agreement
Erie, Encana come to terms on new oil, gas agreement
Denver Post / Posted 31 minutes ago
Erie and one of its oil and gas operators have come to terms on a new agreement to guide future drilling in the Front Range community. The Erie Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to approve an operator agreement with Encana, which has a... Read more
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The State News
East Lansing City Council candidates prepare for upcoming election By Jake Allen | Published 5 hours ago | Updated 08/25/15 8:33pm East Lansing
East Lansing City Council candidates prepare for upcoming election
The State News / Posted an hour ago
By Jake Allen | Published 5 hours ago | Updated 08/25/15 8:33pm East Lansing City Council elections will take place Nov. 3 with three seats up for vote. There are six candidates and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Jean Fuller takes over GOP Senate leadership post from Bob HuffThe California Senate Republican Caucus voted in Sen. Jean Fuller as its new mi
Jean Fuller takes over GOP Senate leadership post from Bob Huff
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
The California Senate Republican Caucus voted in Sen. Jean Fuller as its new minority leader Thursday, months ahead of a scheduled transition in November. Fuller, of Bakersfield, will immediately take over from Sen. Bob Huff, R-San Dimas, as the... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Kilgore excited about new baseball complexKILGORE (KYTX) - A $1.5 million Kilgore baseball complex is still a couple of y
Kilgore excited about new baseball complex
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 19 hours ago
KILGORE (KYTX) - A $1.5 million Kilgore baseball complex is still a couple of years away from becoming a reality, but the care and planning going into the project has the baseball community very excited. Tuesday night, the Kilgore City Council... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Sunday brunch perfect for sharing memories with friends - Welcome to the brunch edition of Bill’s Sunday Suppers. Last week was very busy but also a lot of fun. Mayor Gene Hobgood was out of town and had to miss his first city council meeting in s...Sunday brunch perfect for sharing memories with friends Welcome to the brunch
Sunday brunch perfect for sharing memories with friends - Welcome to the brunch edition of Bill’s Sunday Suppers. Last week was very busy but also a lot of fun. Mayor Gene Hobgood was out of town and had to miss his first city council meeting in s...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Sunday brunch perfect for sharing memories with friends Welcome to the brunch edition of Bill’s Sunday Suppers. Last week was very busy but also a lot of fun. Mayor Gene Hobgood was out of town and had to miss his first city council meeting in... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
Around TownVolunteers to build new Boys & Girls Club playground More than 200 volunteers
Around Town
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted yesterday
Volunteers to build new Boys & Girls Club playground More than 200 volunteers are expected to gather Saturday to build a new playground for the Boys & Girls Club of Huntington Valley. The design is based on children's drawings created at an event... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 27Heartfelt thanks to the U.S. heroes in France Thank you to the three United St
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 27
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
Heartfelt thanks to the U.S. heroes in France Thank you to the three United States citizens on vacation in France who subdued the lunatic gunmen. I have always known that the benefit of military service stays with you long after you leave. These... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Greenville City Council votes on proposed cap for tow feesWhen Katrina Willimon looks through her paperwork, she says she wants to make s
Greenville City Council votes on proposed cap for tow fees
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
When Katrina Willimon looks through her paperwork, she says she wants to make sure everything is right. "We're the oldest, largest towing company in Greenville," Willimon said. She's the general manager at Mike Willimon Towing in Greenville. "We... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Gun Barrel City swears in new mayor, mayor pro temGun Barrel City has sworn in a new mayor and mayor pro tem. Mayor Dennis Baade
Gun Barrel City swears in new mayor, mayor pro tem
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
Gun Barrel City has sworn in a new mayor and mayor pro tem. Mayor Dennis Baade and new Mayor Pro tem Rob Rae were appointed following the resignation of Mayor Jim Braswell in early August. Braswell cited family health issues as the cause of the... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Plans moving forward on amenities at McKay/Lambertson open lands in BroomfieldDesign work on the amenities in the McKay Lake/Lambertson Farms open lands area
Plans moving forward on amenities at McKay/Lambertson open lands in Broomfield
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Design work on the amenities in the McKay Lake/Lambertson Farms open lands area is slated to begin in September. The work, slated to last 10 months, will add recreation options for all ages and abilities. The open space borders Westminster and... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Carlsbad approves controversial shopping centerCARLSBAD -- The Carlsbad City Council unanimously approved a controversial shop
Carlsbad approves controversial shopping center
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
CARLSBAD -- The Carlsbad City Council unanimously approved a controversial shopping center Tuesday night. Nearly 600 people showed up at City Hall to share their thoughts on the Agua Hedionda 85/15 plan. More than 130 people addressed the... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Candidates vying for Mayor, Ward 1 seatsSterling voters will have to decide at least two races in the municipal electio
Candidates vying for Mayor, Ward 1 seats
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
Sterling voters will have to decide at least two races in the municipal elections this November. Incumbent Mayor Dan Torres faces a challenge from Patrick Lawson, who serves as mayor pro tem and represents Ward 2 on the council, for the mayoral seat... Read more
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Orange County Register
Past efforts to promote electric cars in California ran out of juiceSenate Bill 350, from state Senate President pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angel
Past efforts to promote electric cars in California ran out of juice
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Senate Bill 350, from state Senate President pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, is the latest attempt to nudge California motorists from their gas-guzzlers and into supposedly more ecofriendly vehicles. SB350, among other things, mandates a 50... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fort Morgan faces 1 contested council raceThe candidates for the mayoral and Fort Morgan City Council races are now set f
Fort Morgan faces 1 contested council race
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
The candidates for the mayoral and Fort Morgan City Council races are now set for the Nov. 3 ballot, according to Fort Morgan City Clerk/Public Information Officer John Brennan. A couple of the races have two candidates, one has a sole candidate and... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Erie, Encana come to agreement on oil, gas codesErie's Board of Trustees unanimously approved an agreement with Encana and dela
Erie, Encana come to agreement on oil, gas codes
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
Erie's Board of Trustees unanimously approved an agreement with Encana and delayed voting on proposed changes to the town's oil and gas codes during a meeting Tuesday. Despite approval by the six trustees present at the meeting, heated debate ensued... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland council ballot finalizedThe candidates running in the Nov. 3 election for Loveland City Council have be
Loveland council ballot finalized
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
The candidates running in the Nov. 3 election for Loveland City Council have been finalized, with eight candidates running for five seats. There are two representatives for each City Council seat, serving four-year terms, and the two seats per ward... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Suwanee delays action on development near Town CenterFeedback from residents has prompted Suwanee officials to set a new date for de
Suwanee delays action on development near Town Center
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted yesterday
Feedback from residents has prompted Suwanee officials to set a new date for dealing with a proposed development adjacent to Town Center. At its August meeting Tuesday, Suwanee City Council voted to delay until Sept. 8 any possible rezoning on a... Read more
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Orange County Register
State auditor to investigate Irvine's Great Park auditThe state auditor’s office will investigate how two officials in Irvine handled
State auditor to investigate Irvine's Great Park audit
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
The state auditor’s office will investigate how two officials in Irvine handled the city’s audit of more than $200 million spent developing a small portion of the Great Park. Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, a San Diego lawmaker, convinced the state... Read more
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Orange County Register
Los Alamitos bucks O.C. trend, votes to keep red-light camerasRed-light cameras are staying put in Los Alamitos for at least the next two yea
Los Alamitos bucks O.C. trend, votes to keep red-light cameras
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Red-light cameras are staying put in Los Alamitos for at least the next two years, defying the growing trend among Orange County cities to drop the technology. The City Council voted 5-0 Monday night to renew the city’s agreement with Redflex... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Senate leader plans changes to climate bill to ease passageIn a bid to blunt opposition from oil interests to a major climate bill pending
Senate leader plans changes to climate bill to ease passage
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
In a bid to blunt opposition from oil interests to a major climate bill pending in the state Assembly, Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León said Tuesday that he plans to amend the measure to increase legislative oversight of its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Protesters hit San Jose care home’s refusal to pay unpaid wagesWage theft protesters march to Filipino-owned care home. PHOTOS BY HARVEY I. BA
Protesters hit San Jose care home’s refusal to pay unpaid wages
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Wage theft protesters march to Filipino-owned care home. PHOTOS BY HARVEY I. BARKIN SAN JOSE, California – More than 50 activists last August 22 protested in front of a Filipino-owned care home in an attempt to make it pay $83,846 in unpaid wages to... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Expansion of convention center, sound stage on plan for GRT increaseLAS CRUCES >> Las Cruces city councilors on Monday got a list of economic
Expansion of convention center, sound stage on plan for GRT increase
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Las Cruces city councilors on Monday got a list of economic development projects recommended to be paid for with a multi-million-dollar pool that stems from a 2014 tax hike. But the project list, so far, lacks many details —... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Hundreds Rally For Equitable Climate ActionSACRAMENTO, CA. - Today, commemorating the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrin
Hundreds Rally For Equitable Climate Action
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
SACRAMENTO, CA. - Today, commemorating the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, 200 community leaders from across the state are rallying in the Capitol to demand climate policies that benefit and protect low-income communities and communities of... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Dan Walters: Gauging the impact of California's energy proposalsNancy McFadden, a top aide to Gov. Jerry Brown, last week dismissed as "ridicul
Dan Walters: Gauging the impact of California's energy proposals
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Nancy McFadden, a top aide to Gov. Jerry Brown, last week dismissed as "ridiculous" fears that Brown's push to reduce oil-based fuel use in California by 50 percent would mean gas rationing. She spoke during a conclave to support two measures that... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Dr George F ManganGeorge F. Mangan, 90, a retired member of the U.S. Government Senior Executive
Dr George F Mangan
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
George F. Mangan, 90, a retired member of the U.S. Government Senior Executive Service, died in July in Cape Coral, Florida. Dr. Mangan spent most of his career in Washington D.C. Where he entered government service in 1951. He held various... Read more
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Valley Central
Roma mayor resigns to pursue graduate degreeRoma Mayor Freddy Guerra recently announced he’s resigning to study community a
Roma mayor resigns to pursue graduate degree
Valley Central / Posted 2 days ago
Roma Mayor Freddy Guerra recently announced he’s resigning to study community and regional planning at the University of Texas at Austin. Voters first elected Guerra in November 2011 — making the 24-year-old Roma native the youngest mayor in city... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Mesilla trustees put off food truck decisionMESILLA >> The future of food trucks in Mesilla is still very much up in
Mesilla trustees put off food truck decision
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
MESILLA >> The future of food trucks in Mesilla is still very much up in the air, after Mesilla trustees put off a decision Monday about whether to even continue discussions on an ordinance allowing vendors to sell food in the town. Instead,... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
PhotoSnellville Mayor Kelly Kautz Stories this photo appears in: Mayor Pro Tem Tom
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Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 2 days ago
Snellville Mayor Kelly Kautz Stories this photo appears in: Mayor Pro Tem Tom Witts intends to seek the mayor’s job on Nov. 3. Mayor Kelly Kautz says she hasn’t decided on whether to run again. Use the comment form below to begin a discussion... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Approaching Snellville election weighs on citySnellville Mayor Pro Tem Tom Witts Snellville Mayor Kelly Kautz SNELLVILLE —
Approaching Snellville election weighs on city
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 2 days ago
Snellville Mayor Pro Tem Tom Witts Snellville Mayor Kelly Kautz SNELLVILLE — The reality of the November mayor’s election is bearing down on this oft-troubled city. That was clear Monday when Mayor Pro Tem Tom Witts acknowledged that the council... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
8 candidates running for Broomfield City CouncilMonday was the last day for City Council candidates to return completed candida
8 candidates running for Broomfield City Council
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Monday was the last day for City Council candidates to return completed candidacy nomination petitions to the Broomfield Elections Division. Eight candidates have thrown their hats into the ring for Nov. 3, and there are two contested races. "All... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How could carbon cut impact us?Nancy McFadden, a top aide to Gov. Jerry Brown, last week dismissed as “ridicul
How could carbon cut impact us?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Nancy McFadden, a top aide to Gov. Jerry Brown, last week dismissed as “ridiculous” fears that Brown’s push to reduce oil-based fuel use in California by 50 percent would mean gas rationing. She spoke during a conclave to support two measures that... Read more
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Valley Central
Roma mayor resigns to pursue graduate degreeRoma Mayor Freddy Guerra recently announced he’s resigning to study community a
Roma mayor resigns to pursue graduate degree
Valley Central / Posted 3 days ago
Roma Mayor Freddy Guerra recently announced he’s resigning to study community and regional planning at the University of Texas at Austin. Voters first elected Guerra in November 2011 — making the 24-year-old Roma native the youngest mayor in city... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin Coalition offers forum on topics that matterPresident John F. Kennedy said, “Let us not seek the Republican answer nor the
Marin Coalition offers forum on topics that matter
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
President John F. Kennedy said, “Let us not seek the Republican answer nor the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.” For 41 years, the Marin... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Former California legislative leaders back contested climate legislationFacing a mounting opposition campaign from industry groups, supporters of two t
Former California legislative leaders back contested climate legislation
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Facing a mounting opposition campaign from industry groups, supporters of two tough legislative proposals to combat climate change are calling on former Senate and Assembly leaders to help push the bills over the finish line. On Monday, state Senate... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder area candidate deadline is todayThe shape of Boulder County's election season will become clear Monday as candi
Boulder area candidate deadline is today
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 days ago
The shape of Boulder County's election season will become clear Monday as candidates do or don't meet the signature requirements by today's deadline. There will be at least eight candidates for five open seats on the Boulder City Council. Councilmen... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 24Eklund opposes Novato bus stop redesign The Novato City Council at 6:30 p.m. T
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 24
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Eklund opposes Novato bus stop redesign The Novato City Council at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday will take final action on the downtown bus stop re-design, a project that could forever change our community character. Marin Transit approved a design expanding... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Is Asa feeling the Bern?Gov. Asa Hutchinson was tooling along Wednesday outlining his key recommendatio
Is Asa feeling the Bern?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson was tooling along Wednesday outlining his key recommendations to yet another of his task forces. All of a sudden it was as if Bernie Sanders had possessed him. This was the task force Hutchinson created to put cosmetic... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tech oligarchs tightening their grip on DemocratsThe current state of the Republican Party may seem like a demolition derby, but
Tech oligarchs tightening their grip on Democrats
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
The current state of the Republican Party may seem like a demolition derby, but there’s an equally fascinating, if less well-understood, conflict within the Democratic Party. In this case, the disruptive force is largely Silicon Valley, a natural... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
An oil fight unlike any otherIn California, Chevron, Tesoro and other oil giants are acting as if the end is
An oil fight unlike any other
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
In California, Chevron, Tesoro and other oil giants are acting as if the end is near. The grim reaper, as they see it, comes in the person of Tom Steyer, the billionaire environmentalist, and his buddy, Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León. The... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second sessionMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propos
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second session
The Gadsden Times / Posted 4 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propose his bill to allow a statewide vote on a lottery and casinos during the second special session. Another Republican senator, Paul Sanford of Huntsville, said he will... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second sessionMONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propose hi
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second session
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propose his bill to allow a statewide vote on a lottery and casinos during the second special session. Another Republican senator, Paul Sanford of Huntsville, said he will... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second sessionMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propos
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second session
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 4 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propose his bill to allow a statewide vote on a lottery and casinos during the second special session. Another Republican senator, Paul Sanford of Huntsville, said he will... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second sessionMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propos
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second session
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 4 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propose his bill to allow a statewide vote on a lottery and casinos during the second special session. Another Republican senator, Paul Sanford of Huntsville, said he will... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second sessionMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propos
Sen. Del Marsh won't propose lottery bill in second session
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh won't propose his bill to allow a statewide vote on a lottery and casinos during the second special session. Another Republican senator, Paul Sanford of Huntsville, said he will... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lyman mayor and other man indicted by grand juryA grand jury on Friday indicted Lyman Mayor Rodney Dean Turner on a charge of w
Lyman mayor and other man indicted by grand jury
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
A grand jury on Friday indicted Lyman Mayor Rodney Dean Turner on a charge of wiretapping and misconduct in office. Turner is accused of intercepting “the oral communications of employees working and persons conducting business in and around the... Read more
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Asian journal
The joy and healing grace of self-surrender“Uncle, how do I give everything to God? How do I offer my life to Him so he ca
The joy and healing grace of self-surrender
Asian journal / Posted 5 days ago
“Uncle, how do I give everything to God? How do I offer my life to Him so he can take over? I just don’t know exactly how to do that.” My sixteen year-old niece surprised me with these questions a few weeks ago. I looked at her tenderly and answered,... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Dallas NAACP Wants To Remove Confederate Statues From Public Property In DallasDALLAS (CBS11) – Historic statues or symbols of hate? Across the country, and
Dallas NAACP Wants To Remove Confederate Statues From Public Property In Dallas
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
DALLAS (CBS11) – Historic statues or symbols of hate? Across the country, and now here in Dallas, some people, including the Dallas NAACP, want to remove confederate statues on public property. These calls have come ever since the racially... Read more
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Post Magazine
SMPTE announces awards recipientsWHITE PLAINS, NY — Aug. 20, 2015 — The Society of Motion Picture and Television
SMPTE announces awards recipients
Post Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, NY — Aug. 20, 2015 — The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, a worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, have revealed the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
City leaders say they will remove signs to comply with lawA local group is holding the city of Sheffield accountable, asking them to comp
City leaders say they will remove signs to comply with law
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
A local group is holding the city of Sheffield accountable, asking them to comply with state law when it comes to carrying or possessing firearms. The city of Sheffield says they are removing the “no firearms” signs from city parks and the library... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Entrepreneurial spirit takes flight at Broomfied Remote Control AirfieldThere's no stopping 9-year-old Jack Bonneau — not only does he have a way with
Entrepreneurial spirit takes flight at Broomfied Remote Control Airfield
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
There's no stopping 9-year-old Jack Bonneau — not only does he have a way with small business, but also in taking on local and state representatives in friendly competition — and smoking his opponents. Broomfield's Bonneau is the young entrepreneur... Read more
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