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WFLX FOX 29
Retail chain sued for selling guns to shootersold two firearms to the gunman. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks $25 million
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
sold two firearms to the gunman. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks $25 million in damages. It alleges that Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling an AR-556 rifle to Devin Patrick Kelley. The weapon was used in the Nov. 5... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Retail chain sued for selling guns to Texas church shootersold two firearms to the gunman. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks $25 million
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
sold two firearms to the gunman. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks $25 million in damages. It alleges that Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling an AR-556 rifle to Devin Patrick Kelley. The weapon was used in the Nov. 5... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Academy Sued For Selling Gun To Texas Church ShooterBaptist Church of Sutherland Springs (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) The l
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5 shooting... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Academy Sports & Outdoors sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Chain sued for selling gun to Texas church shooterin damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
in damages against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the shooter. The lawsuit claims Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors was negligent in selling to Devin Patrick Kelley an AR-556 rifle used in the deadly Nov. 5... Read more
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The Telegraph
Building bonds: Matt Carpenter visits St. Mary’s students in AltonCarpenter and Jocelyn Thomas chat Friday morning in her second-grade classroom.
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Carpenter and Jocelyn Thomas chat Friday morning in her second-grade classroom. Thomas, who won a contest sponsored by Academy Sports to bring Carpenter to school, could barely contain her excitement at meeting her favorite baseball... Read more
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11 News Houston
Sutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports + Outdoorsthe assault rifle that killed three of their family members. The Webster Law F
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
the assault rifle that killed three of their family members. The Webster Law Firm confirmed the Ward family is suing Academy Sports and Outdoors where the suspect was able to purchase the weapon that killed 26 people inside of First Baptist... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Sutherland Springs family sues store where church shooter purchased gunaccording to San Antonio Express-News. The Ward and Lookingbill families are s
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
according to San Antonio Express-News. The Ward and Lookingbill families are seeking $25 million in damages after they say Academy Sports & Outdoors failed to follow the law when selling an assault rifle to Devin Patrick Kelley, who killed 26... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Incident Spotlight - courtesy of the Joplin Police Department (posted )we were called to 17th and Range Line to the east for a found item. A couple of
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
we were called to 17th and Range Line to the east for a found item. A couple of people were walking along the road by Academy Sports and Wal-Mart and found what they thought to be drugs. An officer responded and determined quickly it was a bag... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sutherland Springs family sues store where church shooter purchased gunaccording to San Antonio Express-News. The Ward and Lookingbill families are s
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
according to San Antonio Express-News. The Ward and Lookingbill families are seeking $25 million in damages after they say Academy Sports & Outdoors failed to follow the law when selling an assault rifle to Devin Patrick Kelley, who killed 26... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Sutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports + Outdoorsthe assault rifle that killed three of their family members. The Webster Law F
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
the assault rifle that killed three of their family members. The Webster Law Firm confirmed the Ward family is suing Academy Sports and Outdoors where the suspect was able to purchase the weapon that killed 26 people inside of First Baptist... Read more
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KXXV Waco
CTX woman donates hundreds of stuffed animals for children staying in the hospitalfilm studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technolog
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
film studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies. Sutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports and Outdoors where church shooter purchased gunSutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports and Outdoors... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Police asking for assistance in finding burglary suspectfilm studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technolog
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
film studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies. Sutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports and Outdoors where church shooter purchased gunSutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports and Outdoors... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Sutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports and Outdoors where church shooter purchased gunfilm studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technolog
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
film studio and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies. Sutherland Springs family sues Academy Sports and Outdoors... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Two Longhorns named unanimous first team All-AmericansAmy Campbell thinks Nick Saban has some work to do in the weeks ahead. The Lon
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Amy Campbell thinks Nick Saban has some work to do in the weeks ahead. The Longhorns will face the Missouri Tigers in the 2017 Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl on Dec. 27 at NRG Stadium in Houston. cmccrary@express-news.netTwitter:@cody_mcc... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two Longhorns named unanimous first team All-Americanstook home the hardware for the Ray Guy Award earlier this month. The Longhorns
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
took home the hardware for the Ray Guy Award earlier this month. The Longhorns will face the Missouri Tigers in the 2017 Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl on Dec. 27 at NRG Stadium in Houston. cmccrary@express-news.netTwitter:@co... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texans rookies treat kids to Christmas shopping spreeholiday cheer when they treated 14 chldren from the YMCA and Boys & Girls Club
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
holiday cheer when they treated 14 chldren from the YMCA and Boys & Girls Club of Greater Houston to a shopping spree at Academy Sports + Outdoors on Tuesday morning. Each child was given a $200 gift card, which they used to go around the store... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texans rookies treat kids to Christmas shopping spreeholiday cheer when they treated 14 chldren from the YMCA and Boys & Girls Club
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
holiday cheer when they treated 14 chldren from the YMCA and Boys & Girls Club of Greater Houston to a shopping spree at Academy Sports + Outdoors on Tuesday morning. Each child was given a $200 gift card, which they used to go around the store... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
EVERETT: A look at the college football playoffsBowl: Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Boston College Eagles, this could be a good game Boston
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Bowl: Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Boston College Eagles, this could be a good game Boston College by 7, on a wish. Dec. 27, the Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl: Texas Longhorns vs. Missouri Tigers; the Longhorns need this win for a decent season... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Livingston Parish business gives away 30 bikes to elementary kidskids at Gray's Creek Elementary School in Denham Springs were treated to an ear
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
kids at Gray's Creek Elementary School in Denham Springs were treated to an early Christmas present thanks to a business. Academy Sports and Outdoors in Livingston Parish gave away 30 bicycles Tuesday. The students were selected by a random... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Livingston Parish business gives away 30 bikes to elementary kidskids at Gray's Creek Elementary School in Denham Springs were treated to an ear
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
kids at Gray's Creek Elementary School in Denham Springs were treated to an early Christmas present thanks to a business. Academy Sports and Outdoors in Livingston Parish gave away 30 bicycles Tuesday. The students were selected by a random... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Local companies hoping their goods land under Christmas treesin the build-up to school softball seasons in spring. Rip It’s products are al
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
in the build-up to school softball seasons in spring. Rip It’s products are also sold at national retailers such as Academy Sports, Hibbett Sports and Big 5 Sports, which is mostly on the West Coast. Rip It’s biggest sellers are face masks... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Coast kids gets new bikes from cycling clubwith the gifts, which also included a variety of new toys. The Gulf Coast Bicy
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
with the gifts, which also included a variety of new toys. The Gulf Coast Bicycle Club, along with local businesses like Academy Sports and Tri Hard Sports, have been gathering the bikes for the last month. So far this year, they've collected... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Coast kids gets new bikes from cycling clubwith the gifts, which also included a variety of new toys. The Gulf Coast Bicy
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
with the gifts, which also included a variety of new toys. The Gulf Coast Bicycle Club, along with local businesses like Academy Sports and Tri Hard Sports, have been gathering the bikes for the last month. So far this year, they've collected... Read more
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11 News Houston
12 Days of Christmas SweepstakesDid you finish your holiday shopping yet? Enter the "" for a chance to win a $
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
Did you finish your holiday shopping yet? Enter the "" for a chance to win a $100 Academy Sports + Outdoors gift card for the sports enthusiast in your household. Enter daily. Daily drawing. Enter by 11:59 pm on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
DeShon Elliott, Michael Dickson selected as All-Americanstook home the hardware for the Ray Guy Award earlier this month. The Longhorns
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
took home the hardware for the Ray Guy Award earlier this month. The Longhorns will face the Missouri Tigers in the 2017 Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl on Dec. 27 at NRG Stadium in Houston. The Associated Press All-America teams: FIRST... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DeShon Elliott, Michael Dickson selected as All-Americanstook home the hardware for the Ray Guy Award earlier this month. The Longhorns
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
took home the hardware for the Ray Guy Award earlier this month. The Longhorns will face the Missouri Tigers in the 2017 Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl on Dec. 27 at NRG Stadium in Houston. The Associated Press All-America teams: FIRST... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Counterfeit bills passed at Academy SportsTwo counterfeit $100 bills were successfully used Wednesday at Academy Sports i
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Two counterfeit $100 bills were successfully used Wednesday at Academy Sports in Athens. According to an Athens-Clarke County police report, an employee discovered the fake bills when counting up the tally from the store’s registers. A check of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Florida police say mass shooting by Filipino at mosque thwartedand Transfer Record but obtained from an undercover officer. The silencer was s
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
and Transfer Record but obtained from an undercover officer. The silencer was sold December 1 in the parking lot of Academy Sports and Outdoors at 11901 Atlantic Blvd. Bolatete, a green card holder, was arrested at his home and faces up to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Another Sutherland Springs family files civil claim against Air Forcemain weapon in the church rampage, a Ruger AR-556 semiautomatic, military-style
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
main weapon in the church rampage, a Ruger AR-556 semiautomatic, military-style rifle, was purchased at a San Antonio Academy Sports & Outdoors store. The Air Force had filed assault charges against Kelley in 2012 when he was serving in the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opensopens on Western Boulevard Thursday. Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers op
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
opens on Western Boulevard Thursday. Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opens at 4133 Western Blvd. in front of Academy Sports. Freddy’s is known for its menu items of lean ground-beef steakburgers, Vienna Beef hot dogs and crispy... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Douglass High honor students go on shopping spree with Gary PinkelWednesday. The Former MU football coach teamed up with ZOUNation Magazine to g
KOMU Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
Wednesday. The Former MU football coach teamed up with ZOUNation Magazine to give 33 students a $100 gift card to spend at Academy Sports + Outdoors. Each student made ZOUNation's honor roll, which is part of the One Step Forward program. "I... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Douglass High honor students go on shopping spreeWednesday. The Former MU football coach teamed up with ZOUNation Magazine to g
KOMU Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
Wednesday. The Former MU football coach teamed up with ZOUNation Magazine to give 33 students a $100 gift card to spend at Academy Sports + Outdoors. Each student made ZOUNation's honor roll, which is part of the One Step Forward program. "I... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Aldermen deny rezoning appeal for Green Oaksstore and Tractor Supply in 2011; Barnes Crossing Auto Sales, Dollar Tree, Krog
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
store and Tractor Supply in 2011; Barnes Crossing Auto Sales, Dollar Tree, Kroger expansion and Panda Express in 2014; and Academy Sports that opened earlier this year, as potential character changes in the area. Public hearing During a public... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Poplar Bluff PD ask for help identifying person for shoplifting questioninga shoplifting complaint. The person in the photograph is wanted for questionin
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 11 days ago
a shoplifting complaint. The person in the photograph is wanted for questioning in reference to a shoplifting complaint by Academy Sports on Tuesday, December 5. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Officer Barks at the Poplar Bluff... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Poplar Bluff PD ask for help identifying person for shoplifting questioninga shoplifting complaint. The person in the photograph is wanted for questionin
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
a shoplifting complaint. The person in the photograph is wanted for questioning in reference to a shoplifting complaint by Academy Sports on Tuesday, December 5. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Officer Barks at the Poplar Bluff... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM to face familiar foe in bowlMississippi (8-4) vs. Florida State University (6-6), 12:30 p.m. (ESPN) Southe
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
Mississippi (8-4) vs. Florida State University (6-6), 12:30 p.m. (ESPN) Southeastern Conference Dec. 27 (Wednesday) Academy Sports & Outdoors Texas Bowl (Houston) University of Missouri (7-5) vs. University of Texas (6-6), 8 p.m.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pentagon report confirms decades of failure to report convictionsand two in Texas. All were approved through the federal background-check system
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
and two in Texas. All were approved through the federal background-check system. Kelley bought two of the weapons from Academy Sports and Outdoors stores in San Antonio, one of them a Ruger AR-556 military-style rifle that was the main weapon... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pentagon IG report says military failed to submit 1 in 4 recordsthe purchases were approved through the federal background-check system. Kelle
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
the purchases were approved through the federal background-check system. Kelley purchased two of the weapons from Academy Sports and Outdoors stores in San Antonio, Academy’s corporate offices confirmed, and sources told the Express-News... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
SEC Football Report: Georgia Wins SEC Title, Alabama Joins Them In Playoffa look at the bowl schedule for the SEC and we’ll preview those match-ups in a
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 12 days ago
a look at the bowl schedule for the SEC and we’ll preview those match-ups in a couple of weeks. Wednesday, December 27th Academy Sports & Outdoors Texas Bowl- Texas (6-6) vs. Missouri (7-5) Friday, December 29th Belk Bowl- Wake Forest (7-5) vs.... Read more
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CBS Denver
SEC Football Report: Georgia Wins SEC Title, Alabama Joins Them In Playoffa look at the bowl schedule for the SEC and we’ll preview those match-ups in a
CBS Denver / Posted 12 days ago
a look at the bowl schedule for the SEC and we’ll preview those match-ups in a couple of weeks. Wednesday, December 27th Academy Sports & Outdoors Texas Bowl- Texas (6-6) vs. Missouri (7-5) Friday, December 29th Belk Bowl- Wake Forest (7-5) vs.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
SEC Football Report: Georgia Wins SEC Title, Alabama Joins Them In Playoffa look at the bowl schedule for the SEC and we’ll preview those match-ups in a
CBS Baltimore / Posted 12 days ago
a look at the bowl schedule for the SEC and we’ll preview those match-ups in a couple of weeks. Wednesday, December 27th Academy Sports & Outdoors Texas Bowl- Texas (6-6) vs. Missouri (7-5) Friday, December 29th Belk Bowl- Wake Forest (7-5) vs.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville man in custody after investigation into plan for mass shootingbe no paperwork associated with the sale, according to the complaint. The silen
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
be no paperwork associated with the sale, according to the complaint. The silencer was sold Friday in the parking lot of Academy Sports and Outdoors at 11901 Atlantic Blvd., according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Bolatete was arrested and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
KIPP Houston, BBVA Compass reach $1.8M deal for campus naming rightsISD of the naming obligation. In Katy ISD, the district last year sold the nam
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
ISD of the naming obligation. In Katy ISD, the district last year sold the naming rights for its new football stadium to Academy Sports + Outdoors, reaching a 10-year sponsorship contract totaling $2.5 million. The $72.1-million stadium is the... Read more
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