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11 hrs ago | Gainesville Daily Register

GHS students hoping for full ride scholarship

Gainesville - Five Gainesville High School seniors will soon find out if they will be receiving Terry Foundation Scholarships to attend the colleges of their choice and setting them on the path to fulfill their dreams and aspirations.

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Related Topix: Sam Houston State University, Texas Tech, Texas

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Learning lessons from the West explosion

Before the West Fertilizer plant explosion a year ago, not much thought had been given to the devastating effects of such a catastrophe.

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Related Topix: Explosion

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The remains found in a rural Union County creek belong to Pam Jackson and Cheryl Miller, two teenage girls who disappeared on their way to a party back in May 1971.

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Related Topix: Texas, Minnesota Government, Minnesota

St. Petersburg Times

Early lab work suggests existence of undiscovered Dozier cemetery

Coffin nail by coffin nail and bone fragment by bone fragment, University of South Florida forensic anthropologists are learning more about the identities of remains exhumed months ago from a hidden cemetery at the state's longest-running and most criticized reform school.

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Related Topix: University of South Florida, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Anthropology, Science, University of North Texas Health Science Center, African-American

County 10 News

Wulbrecht appointed as Curator of the Dubois Museum

Fremont County Museums Director Scott Goetz announced today that Sally Wulbrecht has been hired as the new Curator for Dubois Museum: Wind River Historical Center.

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Related Topix: Dubois, WY, Fremont County, WY

Denton Record-Chronicle

Probe in early stages

Internal auditors for the University of North Texas System have spent 495 hours investigating apparent misuse of state funds for some employee benefits and payroll, and plan to spend another 2,500 hours investigating the financial irregularities this year.

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Texomaland

Lisa Thomas to Speak at Museum

Full line of organic yard, garden and pet products, NO HARMFUL CHEMICALS.Come see "little Bubba" our C.D.G.O. Chief Dwarf Goat Officer he can tell you how.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Sanger, TX, Austin College

Mon Apr 14, 2014

CBS Local

Denton Residents Bundle Up As Temps Drop

Some Denton residents say they didn't think they would need heat in the middle of April, but Monday morning they say they were wishing they had the warmth.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Hailstorm

Star-Telegram.com

North Richland Hills survey shows "a very happy place"

About 97 percent of residents called the quality of life in North Richland Hills either excellent or good in a recent survey, but those living in the southern part of the city were more likely to report substandard housing, potholes, and drainage and flooding problems.

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Related Topix: Richland Hills, TX, North Richland Hills, TX, Hurst, TX, Haltom City, TX

American Library Association

Sheehan appointed RBM editor

The Association of College and Research Libraries has named Jennifer K. Sheehan as the next editor of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage .

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Related Topix: Libraries, Syracuse University, Texas Woman's University

Denton Record-Chronicle

Blotter: Person fires pellet gun at strangers, injuring one

One person was injured Saturday morning when someone in a vehicle reportedly drove up to unsuspecting groups of people and fired a pellet gun at them, according to a police report.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Fleet Owner Magazine

Frito-Lay's Beth Mars earns CTP Top Graduate Award

Cincinnati. Frito-Lay, Inc. employee, Beth Mars, manager of transportation optimization and technology for the company, earned the National Private Truck Council's Certified Transportation Professional Top Graduate award for 2014.

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Star-Telegram.com

Family photo collection donated to UNT

The Williams photo collection includes pictures detailing Fort Worth's urban landscape.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX

Denton Record-Chronicle

3 stake ground in city's top race

Jean Schaake, 70, an associate dean at the University of North Texas; Chris Watts, 52, an attorney and real estate developer and investor; and talk show host Donna Woodfork, 44, have all filed for the seat.

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Related Topix: Denton, TX

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Briefly in the arts

Bowling for Soup, a Grammy-nominated band that has roots in Denton, is crowdsourcing its upcoming record, Songs People Actually Liked: Vol 1, The First 10 Years .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Bowling for Soup, Denton, TX, Texas College, College of Visual Arts , Entertainment

PsyWeb

Mania has three sub-dimensions, says report

According to a new report in the journal Affective Disorders , mania is one not, monolithic disorder, but is instead has at least three "subdimensions" that distinguish it.

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Related Topix: Depression

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Internship shortage means we lose doctors

When I graduated from the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1977 as a member of its fourth graduating class, I was thrilled to hear of my acceptance into a post-graduate medical training program right here in Fort Worth.

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

Denton Record-Chronicle

NAACP leader to speak at UNT lecture series

Roslyn Brock, the youngest person ever to serve as chairman of the NAACP national board of directors, will give a lecture at the University of North Texas on Tuesday.

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EurekAlert!

MARC travel awards announced for Immunology 2014, the American...

FASEB MARC Program has announced the travel award recipients for the American Association of Immunologists Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA from May 2-6, 2014.

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Related Topix: Virginia Commonwealth University, Northwestern University, University of North Texas Health Science Center, University of Minnesota, University of Chicago

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Texomaland

Lisa Thomas to Speak at Museum

Austin College organist Dr. Lisa Thomas will give a lunch lecture "Native American Treasure," January 24 at The Sherman Museum, in conjunction with the museum's newest exhibit, "Tribes: Native American History and Culture."

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Related Topix: Austin College, Sherman, TX

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