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CBS 19 Tyler
Judge denies attempt to stop removal of UT Davis statueAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge has denied efforts to prevent the University of Te
Judge denies attempt to stop removal of UT Davis statue
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A judge has denied efforts to prevent the University of Texas' from removing a statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis from the main area of campus. During a hearing Thursday, the Sons of Confederate Veterans called... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Confederate Statue Debate Heads to CourtAUSTIN (KVUE) -- The passionate debate over whether statues of Confederate lead
Confederate Statue Debate Heads to Court
KCEN-TV / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN (KVUE) -- The passionate debate over whether statues of Confederate leaders should remain on the University of Texas' Main Mall continues Thursday. After UT President Greg Fenves announced the relocation of the Jefferson Davis statue, the... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Confederate statue debate heads to courtAUSTIN -- The passionate debate over whether statues of Confederate leaders sho
Confederate statue debate heads to court
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN -- The passionate debate over whether statues of Confederate leaders should remain on the University of Texas' Main Mall continues Thursday. After UT President Greg Fenves announced the relocation of the Jefferson Davis statue, the Sons of... Read more
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Wilson County News
Residents revive organization to beautify Wilson CountyThe first project may be something on the grounds of the restored Wilson County
Residents revive organization to beautify Wilson County
Wilson County News / Posted 6 days ago
The first project may be something on the grounds of the restored Wilson County Courthouse. Harry Grove, who chaired the association’s Aug. 17 meeting, noted that any beautification project around the venerable courthouse must adhere to Texas... 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 11 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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The Daily Texan
Court schedules Davis hearing for August 27After the Sons of Confederate Veterans filed a temporary restraining order Frid
Court schedules Davis hearing for August 27
The Daily Texan / Posted 12 days ago
After the Sons of Confederate Veterans filed a temporary restraining order Friday, aiming to prevent UT from removing the Jefferson Davis and Woodrow Wilson statues from their locations on the Main Mall, the group’s attorney said an injunction... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Budget cuts could affect Kilgore Main StreetKILGORE — Kilgore's proposed budget calls for some cost-saving measures, includ
Budget cuts could affect Kilgore Main Street
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
KILGORE — Kilgore's proposed budget calls for some cost-saving measures, including removing the director of the Main Street program, which aims to revitalize downtown through luring businesses and sponsoring events. "It's probably one of the most... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: O
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 days ago
Houston Chronicle. Aug. 12, 2015. On Planned Parenthood: a rush to judgment: Opponents miss the target: Defunding Planned Parenthood defunds birth control. In what seems to be a perennial event, the political discourse again is florid with outrage... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Sons of Confederate Veterans challenge relocation of UT statueThe University of Texas at Austin planned to relocate a statue of Confederate P
Sons of Confederate Veterans challenge relocation of UT statue
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 16 days ago
The University of Texas at Austin planned to relocate a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and U.S. President Woodrow Wilson Saturday morning, but the Sons of Confederate Veterans filed an order Friday afternoon blocking the... Read more
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The Daily Texan
University delays removing Davis statue, waits for court to review request for restraining orderThe University will not relocate the Jefferson Davis and Woodrow Wilson statues
University delays removing Davis statue, waits for court to review request for restraining order
The Daily Texan / Posted 18 days ago
The University will not relocate the Jefferson Davis and Woodrow Wilson statues from the Main Mall on Saturday as planned, after the Texas division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans filed a temporary restraining order in state district court Friday... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Horn: Discussion on memorial done years agoAfter weeks of silence from Commissioners Court members about the Denton County
Horn: Discussion on memorial done years ago
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
After weeks of silence from Commissioners Court members about the Denton County Confederate Soldier Memorial, residents who take issue with the statue are changing their rhetoric and asking commissioners to place it on the agenda and discuss it in... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Open house set for historic metal truss bridgesTexas Department of Transportation is having an open house to discuss saving hi
Open house set for historic metal truss bridges
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Texas Department of Transportation is having an open house to discuss saving historic metal truss bridges in the area. Safety concerns and deterioration continue to push historic metal truss bridges out of vehicular service. To limit the losses, the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Pelham Park to get historical markerBOWIE, Texas - BOWIE — Pelham Park, which dates back to 1895 when it was home t
Pelham Park to get historical marker
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 22 days ago
BOWIE, Texas - BOWIE — Pelham Park, which dates back to 1895 when it was home to Confederate soldiers returning from the Civil War, could soon have its own Texas Historical Marker. Barbara Winingham addressed the Bowie City Council last week, making... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Estimated cost to haul statue nearby would be $15KThe battle cry for those against the Confederate Soldiers Memorial on the Court
Estimated cost to haul statue nearby would be $15K
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
The battle cry for those against the Confederate Soldiers Memorial on the Courthouse on the Square lawn is simply to remove it. Of course, there are factors to consider, such as the cost, time and work that would go into relocating... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
West Texas food truck destroyed in fire month after owner collected Confederate memorabilia to burnPoBoy’s and Rich Chic’s Cajun Eats food truck caught fire sometime around 1 a.m
West Texas food truck destroyed in fire month after owner collected Confederate memorabilia to burn
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
PoBoy’s and Rich Chic’s Cajun Eats food truck caught fire sometime around 1 a.m. Wednesday in the 2800 block of Langtry Avenue in Odessa. PoBoy’s and Rich Chic’s Cajun Eats food truck caught fire sometime around 1 a.m. Wednesday in the 2800 block of... Read more

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