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Fort Worth Weekly
Morning News Roundup, Aug 28Darryl Dawkins, Dead at 58 Former Philadelphia 76 and New York Net center, Dar
Morning News Roundup, Aug 28
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
Darryl Dawkins, Dead at 58 Former Philadelphia 76 and New York Net center, Darryl Dawkins died last night after suffering a massive heart attack. Chocolate Thunder, as Dawkins was known, played 15 seasons in the NBA, during which he was a fan... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lubbock Sen. Charles Perry appointed to Southwestern States Water CommissionProvided by Office of Gov. Greg Abbott AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appoi
Lubbock Sen. Charles Perry appointed to Southwestern States Water Commission
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
Provided by Office of Gov. Greg Abbott AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Senator Charles Perry and State Representative Lyle Larson to the Southwestern States Water Commission for terms set to expire on February 1, 2019 and February 1,... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Bryan Hughes to speak at the Harrison County GOP Women's meetingDistrict 5 State Representative Bryan Hughes, and District 1 Senate hopeful, wi
Bryan Hughes to speak at the Harrison County GOP Women's meeting
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
District 5 State Representative Bryan Hughes, and District 1 Senate hopeful, will speak at the Harrison County Republican Women's monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, at the Fellowship Hall at Trinity Episcopal Church. Hughes represents District 5 in... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Education legislation lifts limits on dual-credit hoursPARIS, Texas -- High school students in the Paris Junior College service area n
Education legislation lifts limits on dual-credit hours
KXII Sherman / Posted 17 days ago
PARIS, Texas -- High school students in the Paris Junior College service area now have more opportunities to graduate with their high school diploma and receive an associate's degree at the same time. Recent legislation (House Bill 18 and House Bill... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Guillen reminds families of back-to-school savingsEncourages shoppers to take advantage of Sales Tax Holiday AUSTIN - State Repr
Guillen reminds families of back-to-school savings
Pleasanton Express / Posted 23 days ago
Encourages shoppers to take advantage of Sales Tax Holiday AUSTIN - State Representative Ryan Guillen (D - Rural South Texas) is reminding parents to mark August 7-9 on their calendars, as they can save on school supplies during the state’s annual... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights ActIn February 1975, Modesto Rodriguez, a 33-year-old farmer from Pearsall, Texas,
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights Act
The Atlantic / Posted 23 days ago
In February 1975, Modesto Rodriguez, a 33-year-old farmer from Pearsall, Texas, traveled 1,650 miles to Washington to testify before Congress. Rodriguez wanted Congress to amend the Voting Rights Act (VRA) to cover Texas and Spanish-speaking citizens... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition ProgramAngelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in t
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 23 days ago
Angelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in the 2014's Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program. The statewide program helps counties to assess their overall health and environments with goals to reduce risk... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Isaac Castro Announces Candidacy for TX House of Representatives District 71A Big Country attorney has announced his candidacy for Texas House of Represent
Isaac Castro Announces Candidacy for TX House of Representatives District 71
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
A Big Country attorney has announced his candidacy for Texas House of Representatives District 71. The announcement was held at the Taylor County Republican Party headquarters. Isaac Castro is mayor and attorney for the city of Hamlin. He will be... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition ProgramAngelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in t
Angelina County recognized by Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 days ago
Angelina County celebrated a huge success. The county won the Bronze award in the 2014's Texas Healthy Communities Recognition Program. The statewide program helps counties to assess their overall health and environments with goals to reduce risk... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Meet the Candidate: Rick PerryFormer Governor Rick Perry, 65, of Texas, is a United States Air Force veteran
Meet the Candidate: Rick Perry
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 28 days ago
Former Governor Rick Perry, 65, of Texas, is a United States Air Force veteran and a former farmer. He was the longest-serving governor in Texas and also served as lieutenant governor and on the Texas House of Representatives. He has a degree in... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Locals vie for state House, Senate seatsTwo local men, one a small businessman and the other a retired doctor, recently
Locals vie for state House, Senate seats
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 30 days ago
Two local men, one a small businessman and the other a retired doctor, recently announced their plans to run for office in Texas. Kyle Biedermann, owner of the local Ace Hardware, launched his campaign Monday for the Texas House of Representatives,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Rick Perry Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of 2016 presidential candidate and former T
Rick Perry Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 1 months ago
(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of 2016 presidential candidate and former Texas Governor Rick Perry. Personal: Birth date: March 4, 1950 Birth place: Paint Creek, Texas Birth name: James Richard Perry Father: Joseph Ray Perry, a... Read more

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