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Denton Record-Chronicle
License time for hunters, anglers | Outdoorssales are about 10 percent of all license sales, according to Mike Hobson, who
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
sales are about 10 percent of all license sales, according to Mike Hobson, who oversees the licensing department for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Outdoors folks are traditionalists, and 90 percent still buy their licenses through one... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Lake Austin tests positive for zebra musselsAUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in Lake Travis, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced that Lake Austin has tested positive for the invasive species. TPWD said a single zebra mussel larva was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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11 News Houston
Lake Austin tests positive for zebra musselsAUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in Lake Travis, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced that Lake Austin has tested positive for the invasive species. TPWD said a single zebra mussel larva was... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Biologists say invasive zebra mussels found in Lake Austinbeen found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is contin
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
been found at Lake Austin, the latest indication the invasive species is continuing to spread along Texas waterways. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says mussels were found Aug. 9 on flotation devices and a barge in Lake Austin. It's not... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Lake Austin tests positive for zebra musselsAUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in Lake Travis, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced that Lake Austin has tested positive for the invasive species. TPWD said a single zebra mussel larva was... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Lake Austin tests positive for zebra musselsAUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN – Less than two months after zebra mussels were positively identified in Lake Travis, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced that Lake Austin has tested positive for the invasive species. TPWD said a single zebra mussel larva was... Read more
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Reality TV World
Fishermen, police, game warden rescue stranded calf from lakeand Smith jumped into the water with the calf and kept it from wandering into d
Reality TV World / Posted 6 days ago
and Smith jumped into the water with the calf and kept it from wandering into deeper areas while they contacted the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Montgomery County dispatch. Texas Game Warden Brannon Meinkowsky and Constable... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Buy your hunting, fishing licenses early or prepare for big linesalmost certainly will make for some long lines and short tempers in many of the
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
almost certainly will make for some long lines and short tempers in many of the 1,700 or so retail businesses, 28 Texas Parks and Wildlife Department field offices and 50 or so state parks hooked up to TPWD's computerized license system as... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Buy your hunting, fishing licenses early or prepare for big linesalmost certainly will make for some long lines and short tempers in many of the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
almost certainly will make for some long lines and short tempers in many of the 1,700 or so retail businesses, 28 Texas Parks and Wildlife Department field offices and 50 or so state parks hooked up to TPWD's computerized license system as... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recovered from lakehe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recoveredhe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recoveredhe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recoveredhe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recoveredhe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recoveredhe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Body of father who gave daughter life jacket recoveredhe couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s bod
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
he couldn't, and he slipped off of it. I didn't see him anymore." Talley’s body was recovered Tuesday by divers with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and other rescue teams, according to KTRK. Talley was a single father. The... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Texas hunting and fishing licenses going on saleSAN ANTONIO - A new hunting and fishing season is right around the corner in Te
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 10 days ago
SAN ANTONIO - A new hunting and fishing season is right around the corner in Texas, and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is reminding hunters and anglers that the new 2017-18 licenses go on sale Tuesday, August 15. All current year... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State considers life raft for beleaguered oystersresult is the oyster resource is facing serious challenges," Lance Robinson, de
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
result is the oyster resource is facing serious challenges," Lance Robinson, deputy director of coastal fisheries for Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, said during a May briefing before the agency's commission. The focus of that briefing -... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale Aug. 15Hunters, anglers, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says licenses for 201
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
Hunters, anglers, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says licenses for 2017-2018 go on sale Aug. 15 and that all current year licenses, except year-to-date fishing licenses, expire at the end of the month. The state parks department said they... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas catfish restaurant Flying Fish to debut in Houston's Heightsin a prepared statement. "The building spoke to me." Wynne said they're in the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
in a prepared statement. "The building spoke to me." Wynne said they're in the process of acquiring a license from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to harvest catfish from Buffalo Bayou. That permit is still pending. "They say 'local... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
2017-18 Texas Hunting Fishing Licenses on Sale Starting Tuesday Aug. 15 - AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) reminds hunters and anglers that the new 2017-2018 licenses go on sale Tuesday Aug. 15. All current year Texas huntin...AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) reminds hunters and ang
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) reminds hunters and anglers that the new 2017-2018 licenses go on sale Tuesday, Aug. 15. All current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except year-to-date fishing licenses) expire Aug.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Body of man who gave life jacket to daughter recovered from Canyon Lakehe fell into the lake and drowned. Talley's body was recovered near the spot w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
he fell into the lake and drowned. Talley's body was recovered near the spot where he went under after 8 a.m.Tuesday by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and officials with the county. He was pronounced dead by Justice of the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sheriff: Body of man who gave life jacket to daughter recovered from Canyon Lakefamily saw him go under water. Talley's body was recovered near the spot where
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
family saw him go under water. Talley's body was recovered near the spot where he went under after 8 a.m.Tuesday by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and officials with the county. He was pronounced dead by Justice of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Body of man who gave life jacket to daughter recovered from Canyon Lakefamily saw him go under water. Talley's body was recovered near the spot where
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
family saw him go under water. Talley's body was recovered near the spot where he went under after 8 a.m.Tuesday by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Wardens and officials with the county. He was pronounced dead by Justice of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Third Boy Scout dies after sailing into a power lineCooperative. Larry was found unresponsive 'in a boat nearby' and was given CPR
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Cooperative. Larry was found unresponsive 'in a boat nearby' and was given CPR by 'good Samaritans,' a statement from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reads. Anderson said other Scouts were at a camp site on private land and it immediately... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Three Scouts Dead After Sailboat Hits Power Line In Texassailing in a Hobie Cat on the Lake O' the Pines when the catamaran's mast snagg
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
sailing in a Hobie Cat on the Lake O' the Pines when the catamaran's mast snagged the transmission cable. Wardens from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department found the boat on fire about 300 yards north of the cable, according to The Dallas... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Biologists seek assistance from anglers in tracking American Eel in Texas waterways - AUSTIN — Every now and then anglers fishing Texas waterways may reel in something unexpected: the slimy secretive American Eel. “[The American Eel] is just such ...just such a unique species that you don’t see that often, and so when you catch
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
just such a unique species that you don’t see that often, and so when you catch one or you see one, you remember it,” said Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) aquatic biologist Stephen Curtis. “It’s going to leave an impression." The... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Three Scouts Dead After Sailboat Hits Power Line In Texassailing in a Hobie Cat on the Lake O' the Pines when the catamaran's mast snagg
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 days ago
sailing in a Hobie Cat on the Lake O' the Pines when the catamaran's mast snagged the transmission cable. Wardens from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department found the boat on fire about 300 yards north of the cable, according to The Dallas... Read more
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Boston Globe
3 Boy Scouts die after sailboat strikes power line on lakesaid Monday. An 11-year-old Scout died Monday at a hospital in Shreveport, La.
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
said Monday. An 11-year-old Scout died Monday at a hospital in Shreveport, La., said Steve Lightfoot, a spokesman for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. The boy was sailing in a catamaran Saturday with two older boys, one 17 and the other... Read more
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Newsmax
2 Texas Boy Scouts Electrocuted When Catamaran Hits PowerlineA third boy survived and was hospitalized. It happened on Saturday during a Bo
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
A third boy survived and was hospitalized. It happened on Saturday during a Boy Scouts event at Lake O' The Lines, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department said. Game wardens arrived at the Alley Creek area of the lake, near Avinger, about 2... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brother of high-ranking Zapata law enforcement official arrested on suspicion of driving drunkas of Friday. RELATED: After multiple DWI-related fatalities, LPD getting paid
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
as of Friday. RELATED: After multiple DWI-related fatalities, LPD getting paid overtime to crack down on drunk drivers Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens served him with the arrest warrant. A game warden captain said this week... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
TPWD Graduates 41 Texas Game Wardens and State Park Police Officers - AUSTIN— The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department graduated the 61st Texas game warden and state park police officer cadet class Aug. 1 at the Texas State Capitol. The class inclu...AUSTIN— The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department graduated the 61st Texas game w
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
AUSTIN— The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department graduated the 61st Texas game warden and state park police officer cadet class Aug. 1 at the Texas State Capitol. The class included 34 game wardens and seven state park police officers. Following... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Two Boy Scouts electrocuted after sailing into power lineby a power line, so that's kind of.. my first reaction was 'How did that even h
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 13 days ago
by a power line, so that's kind of.. my first reaction was 'How did that even happen?' because I don't really understand." The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is taking over the investigation. *CNN, KLTV, KETK and NBC contributed to this st... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Candlelight vigil memorializes two killed Boy Scouts, third still in hospitalthe event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug W
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
the event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug Wiley said. "They were top notch kids." The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is investigating the accident. They have not released the names of the scouts yet, but... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Candlelight vigil memorializes two killed Boy Scouts, third still in hospitalthe event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug W
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
the event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug Wiley said. "They were top notch kids." The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is investigating the accident. They have not released the names of the scouts yet, but... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Candlelight vigil memorializes two killed Boy Scouts, third still in hospitalthe event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug W
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
the event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug Wiley said. "They were top notch kids." The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is investigating the accident. They have not released the names of the scouts yet, but... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Candlelight vigil memorializes two killed Boy Scouts, third still in hospitalthe event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug W
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 13 days ago
the event, showing support. "They were class A kids," Troop 201 adviser Doug Wiley said. "They were top notch kids." The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is investigating the accident. They have not released the names of the scouts yet, but... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Two Texas Boy Scouts killed, another hospitalized after boating accidentScouts were involved in a fatal boating accident Saturday afternoon at an East
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Scouts were involved in a fatal boating accident Saturday afternoon at an East Texas lake, according to a news release. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reports the incident occurred before 2 p.m. at Lake O' The Pines near Avinger, about 150... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Vigil set for Hallsville Boy Scouts killed, hurt in boating accidentflotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game War
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
flotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game Warden Quint Balkcom said. At this time, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is not releasing the names of the Boy Scouts yet. The incident is being investigated by... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Vigil set for Hallsville Boy Scouts killed, hurt in boating accidentflotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game War
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
flotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game Warden Quint Balkcom said. At this time, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is not releasing the names of the Boy Scouts yet. The incident is being investigated by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two Boy Scouts killed, one in injured after boat struck a power lineScout was found unresponsive 'in a boat nearby' the Catamaran and was given CPR
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Scout was found unresponsive 'in a boat nearby' the Catamaran and was given CPR by 'good Samaritans,' a statement from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reads. All three boys had been wearing flotation devices. RELATED ARTICLES Chef, 28,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Vigil set for Hallsville Boy Scouts killed, hurt in boating accidentflotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game War
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
flotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game Warden Quint Balkcom said. At this time, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is not releasing the names of the Boy Scouts yet. The incident is being investigated by... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Vigil set for Hallsville Boy Scouts killed, hurt in boating accidentflotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game War
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
flotation devices at the time of the accident. "It was tragic scene," Game Warden Quint Balkcom said. At this time, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is not releasing the names of the Boy Scouts yet. The incident is being investigated by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two Texas Boy Scouts killed, another hospitalized after boating accidentScouts were involved in a fatal boating accident Saturday afternoon at an East
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Scouts were involved in a fatal boating accident Saturday afternoon at an East Texas lake, according to a news release. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reports the incident occurred before 2 p.m. at Lake O' The Pines near Avinger, about 150... Read more
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