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Roll Call
Get Ready, Congressional Baseball is Backback to the chamber. The Washington Evening Star sponsored the game from 1946
Get Ready, Congressional Baseball is Back
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
back to the chamber. The Washington Evening Star sponsored the game from 1946 to 1958. But after that year, Speaker Sam Rayburn ended the annual tradition because he thought it was too physical. That proved unpopular, and in 1962, Speaker... Read more
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KXXV Waco
A small bug will control huge salvinia problem on East Texas lakestrying to do is raise them here in the greenhouse so we can then spread the sal
A small bug will control huge salvinia problem on East Texas lakes
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
trying to do is raise them here in the greenhouse so we can then spread the salvinia containing the weevlis out on Lake Sam Rayburn,” said Texas Parks & Wildlife spokesman Tom Harvey. The idea is to have weevils eat the salvinia that they were... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
A small bug will control huge salvinia problem on East Texas lakestrying to do is raise them here in the greenhouse so we can then spread the sal
A small bug will control huge salvinia problem on East Texas lakes
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
trying to do is raise them here in the greenhouse so we can then spread the salvinia containing the weevlis out on Lake Sam Rayburn,” said Texas Parks & Wildlife spokesman Tom Harvey. The idea is to have weevils eat the salvinia that they were... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
High school fishing finds itself in uncharted watersis outnumbered, the volume of boats and anglers has restricted the league to ho
High school fishing finds itself in uncharted waters
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
is outnumbered, the volume of boats and anglers has restricted the league to holding its competitions to Toledo Bend and Sam Rayburn, and the board of directors is grappling for the solution that will keep the local students fishing and earning... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
B.A.S.S. says Toledo Bend still tops Best Bass Lakes rankings[430 square miles] Central Division 1. Toledo Bend, Texas/Louisiana 2. Mille La
B.A.S.S. says Toledo Bend still tops Best Bass Lakes rankings
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
[430 square miles] Central Division 1. Toledo Bend, Texas/Louisiana 2. Mille Lacs Lake, Minnesota 3. Falcon Lake, Texas 4. Sam Rayburn Reservoir, Texas [114,000 acres] 5. Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin [from Little Sturgeon Bay to Fish Creek] 6. Lake... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Lane, ramp closures on I-35E likely to slow Lewisville traffic starting Thursdaywill likely come between 9 p.m. Friday and 6 a.m. Monday, when two lanes of nor
Lane, ramp closures on I-35E likely to slow Lewisville traffic starting Thursday
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
will likely come between 9 p.m. Friday and 6 a.m. Monday, when two lanes of northbound I-35E will be closed between Sam Rayburn Tollway and State Highway Business 121. But some traffic-inducing closures will start Thursday. The northbound... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Southeast Texas game wardens featured in Animal Planet reality TV seriesas accurate as it could possibly be," said Jasper County's Morgan Inman, who is
Southeast Texas game wardens featured in Animal Planet reality TV series
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
as accurate as it could possibly be," said Jasper County's Morgan Inman, who is featured in the TV series patrolling Lake Sam Rayburn. "Initially I was kind of hesitant for the simple fact of just having a camera following you all the time. I'm... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Heads up, Plano and Frisco: the DNT is closing again this weekendtoll road. It's the second weekend in a row that the major north-south corrido
Heads up, Plano and Frisco: the DNT is closing again this weekend
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
toll road. It's the second weekend in a row that the major north-south corridor is closed around its intersection with the Sam Rayburn Tollway. "It's going to be every bit as impactful this weekend," said NTTA spokesman Michael Rey. Rey said that... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Lane, ramp closures on I-35E likely to slow traffic starting Thursdaywill likely come between 9 p.m. Friday and 6 a.m. Monday, when two lanes of nor
Lane, ramp closures on I-35E likely to slow traffic starting Thursday
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
will likely come between 9 p.m. Friday and 6 a.m. Monday, when two lanes of northbound I-35E will be closed between Sam Rayburn Tollway and State Highway Business 121. But some traffic-inducing closures will start Thursday. The northbound... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
SFA announces scholarship bass fishing tournament - NACOGDOCHES — The Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department will host the fourth annual Worsham Bass Tournament beginning at safelight Saturday June 25 at Jackson Hill Par...the fourth annual Worsham Bass Tournament beginning at safelight Saturday, June
SFA announces scholarship bass fishing tournament - NACOGDOCHES — The Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department will host the fourth annual Worsham Bass Tournament beginning at safelight Saturday June 25 at Jackson Hill Par...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
the fourth annual Worsham Bass Tournament beginning at safelight Saturday, June 25, at Jackson Hill Park and Marina on Lake Sam Rayburn in Broaddus. The tournament benefits the Dr. Raymond Lee Worsham Scholarship for SFA Campus Recreation... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
East Texas game wardens featured on new reality TV showthe work of Ellis Powell and Morgan Inman. The two are stationed in Newton and
East Texas game wardens featured on new reality TV show
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
the work of Ellis Powell and Morgan Inman. The two are stationed in Newton and Jasper County and were shown patrolling Lake Sam Rayburn as well as trying to crack down on illegal deer hunting. "I watch reality TV and I wonder how legitimate it is... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Get Ready Plano, Frisco: A Full Closure Of The Dallas North Tollway Is On For This WeekendDNT from Gaylord Parkway to the Spring Creek Parkway entrance ramp The east- a
Get Ready Plano, Frisco: A Full Closure Of The Dallas North Tollway Is On For This Weekend
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
DNT from Gaylord Parkway to the Spring Creek Parkway entrance ramp The east- and westbound direct-connector ramps from the Sam Rayburn to southbound DNT The northbound DNT direct-connector ramp to east- and westbound SRT The northbound entrance... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
The DNT is closing this weekend, so good luck and godspeed, Plano and FriscoDrivers in Collin and Denton counties are in for some severe traffic delays aro
The DNT is closing this weekend, so good luck and godspeed, Plano and Frisco
Dallas Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
Drivers in Collin and Denton counties are in for some severe traffic delays around the Dallas North Tollway and Sam Rayburn Tollway this weekend. North Texas Tollway Authority is closing all main lanes of the DNT around its intersection with Sam... Read more
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The Atlantic
Who Will the Republican Vice Presidential Nominee Be?Ha! Of course they will. Plenty of major figures have said no, but plenty remai
Who Will the Republican Vice Presidential Nominee Be?
The Atlantic / Posted 21 days ago
Ha! Of course they will. Plenty of major figures have said no, but plenty remain open to it. As another politician of yore, Sam Rayburn, pointed out, “Well, there is always the thought in a fellow's mind that he might get to be president.” At this... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
McGehee takes lead on Arkansas Riverthe Bassmaster Open Series since 1996 and has never finished with a first place
McGehee takes lead on Arkansas River
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
the Bassmaster Open Series since 1996 and has never finished with a first place win. He did, however, lead for two days on Sam Rayburn Reservoir in 2002 before falling behind on the final day. McGehee said he was surprised at the weight he caught... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the Editor:Business Daily, Thomas Sowell wrote about the quandary we face in choosing betw
Letters to the Editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
Business Daily, Thomas Sowell wrote about the quandary we face in choosing between Trump and Clinton, and how we got here.“Sam Rayburn once said that freedom is not something a nation can work for once and win forever. He said it’s like an... Read more
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Bullard Banner News
Panther Fishing Club advances seven teams to THSBA Championships | June 1, 2016were able to reel in success at the Texas High School Bass Association (THSBA)
Panther Fishing Club advances seven teams to THSBA Championships | June 1, 2016
Bullard Banner News / Posted 23 days ago
were able to reel in success at the Texas High School Bass Association (THSBA) Regional event, held Saturday, May 21, on Sam Rayburn Reservoir. “We did an awesome job of showing everyone at the Regionals just how strong of a team Bullard has... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Remembering why: Kenmore’s Memorial Day parade attracts thousandsin World War II or Korea,” said band member John Long. “I was in the Navy from
Remembering why: Kenmore’s Memorial Day parade attracts thousands
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
in World War II or Korea,” said band member John Long. “I was in the Navy from 1982 until 1985 on a submarine, the USS Sam Rayburn. We were underwater 70 days at a time, sometimes under the ice.” One of the band’s trumpeters, Al Schlisserman,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
East Texas game wardens warn of dangers on lakes due to recent rainsin the Pineywoods are at high levels. Game wardens James barge and Phillip Wood
East Texas game wardens warn of dangers on lakes due to recent rains
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 26 days ago
in the Pineywoods are at high levels. Game wardens James barge and Phillip Wood have spent their weekend patrolling Lake Sam Rayburn. Barge is concerned that the rains the region saw on Thursday and Friday can cause dangers to boaters who are not... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
As DFW toll roads expand north, development, property values and traffic ramp upThe North Texas Tollway Authority opened major portions of both Sam Rayburn Tol
As DFW toll roads expand north, development, property values and traffic ramp up
Dallas Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
The North Texas Tollway Authority opened major portions of both Sam Rayburn Tollway and the Dallas North Tollway between 2007 and 2009. The intersection of those two tolled highways lies at the heart of residential and commercial building booms in... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
As toll roads expand north, development in North Texas ramps upThe North Texas Tollway Authority opened major portions of both Sam Rayburn Tol
As toll roads expand north, development in North Texas ramps up
Dallas Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
The North Texas Tollway Authority opened major portions of both Sam Rayburn Tollway and the Dallas North Tollway between 2007 and 2009. The intersection of those two tolled highways lies at the heart of residential and commercial building booms in... Read more

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