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1 hr ago | KXII-TV Sherman

Ada men involved in high speed chase facing felony charges

The suspected driver of the car, Christopher Born, is charged with endangering others while attempting to elude law enforcement, driving under the influence of drugs, and possession of marijuana within 1,000 feet of a school.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Tom Bean, TX

2 hrs ago | Gainesville Daily Register

Modern day Sam Houston

Houston portrayed the first governor of Texas, beginning with his birth in Tennessee during President George Washington's second term of office through his death in 1863.

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Related Topix: Texas

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Switched

'Courageous' Texas College Student Saves Woman's Life

A student at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas stopped a woman from jumping off of an overpass last week, according to KYTX CBS 19 .

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Related Topix: Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX

Wise County Messenger Online

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Timothy Paul Dennis, 19, and Justice Marie Sampson, 18, were traveling east on FM 2264 when Dennis, the driver, swerved to the right to avoid a rock in the road.

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Related Topix: Decatur, TX, Wise County, TX, Texas

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Gainesville Daily Register

GISD board approves teacher pay raise

Gainesville - More money is in the near future for Gainesville Independent School District teachers as a two percent increase was approved by board members Monday.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Rosenberg, TX, Cooke County, TX

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Wallace to take NCTC's reins

Brent Wallace, chief academic officer at North Central Texas College, will be the next president of the community college and start the job Aug. 1. Wallace will transition into the role as outgoing President Eddie Hadlock takes vacation and officially retires on Aug. 31, after more than 40 years with the school.

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Related Topix: Lughnasadh, Life, Holidays

Mon Jul 21, 2014

KXII-TV Sherman

Sign-ups still available for PJC's Kids College

The second session of PJC's Kids College kicks off next week, and if your kids are interested, you have until Wednesday to sign up.

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Related Topix: Ardmore, OK

KXII-TV Sherman

Sherman City Council approves $1.78 million bond

Dr. Brent Wallace was officially hired as the next President of North Central Texas College by a unanimous vote of the college's regents Thursday.

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Related Topix: Ardmore, OK, Ada, OK

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KXII-TV Sherman

Silver Alert: Atoka County man missing

Authorities say 77-year-old Glen Killion has dementia and left his home in the Wilson Community Area around 4:00 Friday afternoon in a white Hyundai with Oklahoma tags 130JIK.

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Related Topix: Ardmore, OK

Gainesville Daily Register

Big Texas Swing School teaches music, life lessons

The sweet sounds of Texas fiddle music and strains of "San Antonio Rose" permeated the halls of North Central Texas College this week as the Big Texas Swing School created for students ages 12 to 17 was held July 15 -19 at the First State Bank Center for the Performing Arts.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Alexander, University of North Texas, Wichita Falls, TX

Fri Jul 18, 2014

KXII-TV Sherman

Atoka Co. Rural Water District 3 shuts off water system for repairs

Atoka County Rural Water District 3 says crews will be repairing a water valve and will have to shut down the entire water system for the day.

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Related Topix: Ardmore, OK

KXII-TV Sherman

Free movie at Wintersmith Park in Ada postponed until August

The free movie night at Ada's Wintersmith Park has been cancelled for this weekend due to heavy rain.

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Related Topix: Ada, OK, Weather, Ardmore, OK

KXII-TV Sherman

Dr. Wallace officially becomes NCTC's 11th president

Dr. Brent Wallace was officially hired as the next President of North Central Texas College by a unanimous vote of the college's regents Thursday.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh

Thu Jul 17, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Buc-ee's bares teeth in beaver battle

Buc-ee's, the wildly popular chain of giant gas stations and oversized convenience stores sprouting up alongside Texas highways, is in federal court defending its buck-toothed beaver trademark.

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Related Topix: Lake Jackson, TX, Texas City, TX, South Texas College of Law

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Appeals court upholds UT admissions policy

Abigail Fisher, the Texan involved in the University of Texas affirmative action case, and Edward Blum, who runs a group working to end affirmative action, walk outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012.

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Related Topix: Texas, Blum, TX, US News, US Supreme Court, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, South Texas College of Law

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

UNT Health Science Center provost to be recognized for glaucoma research

For Tom Yorio, solving medical questions is a lot like solving a puzzle: Sometimes someone else sees the piece that just fits.

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Related Topix: University of North Texas Health Science Center, University of North Texas, Fort Worth, TX, Medicine, Pharmacology

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Kim Phillips: Come see what today's Denton has to offer, Mr. Parks

This Original Independent column is a year old within a few weeks. We've talked about many aspects of Denton here, things I love, things you love.

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Related Topix: Denton, TX

Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

Three Appointed to Oversight Committee

Three new members were appointed to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Oversight Committee by Gov. Rick Perry Thursday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, San Antonio, TX, Houston, TX

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Gainesville Daily Register

Swing band school returning to Gainesville

Young musicians who enjoy a love of western swing bands will be learning from one of the best at the fifth annual Big Texas Swing School to be held July 15-19 at North Central Texas College in Gainesville.

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Related Topix: Gainesville, TX, Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys, Country

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Gainesville Daily Register

'Annie Get Your Gun' opens July 17

Ticket sales are brisk for Butterfield "Annie Get Your Gun" - the final production of the 2013-2014 season.

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Related Topix: Pilot Point, TX, Graham, TX

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