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7 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

Chamber president will take a bow next summer

Jim Rich, president of the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce, introduces Frank Choufouer, president of Natgasoline LLC, a subsidiary of OCI, during a press conference Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: Beaumont, TX, Lamar University, Port Arthur, TX, Jefferson County, TX, Hurricane, Weather

11 hrs ago | American Reporter

The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Click2Houston

Former Crystal Beach fire chief faces two felony indictments

Investigators say the former chief took thousands of dollars that were supposed to be used for the protection of this community and instead funneled the cash into a Louisiana casino.

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Related Topix: Galveston County, TX, Hurricane, Weather, Bolivar Peninsula, TX

Houston Press

The 30 Best Concerts In Houston Before Halloween

Given the recent excitement of the Unicorns' first shows in a decade, opening some recent Arcade Fire dates, the good news that their Canadian indie successors Islands are headed back to town for the first time in a while should make a few townies happy.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather

Mon Aug 25, 2014

JD Supra

Texas' Progressive Claim Affliction Is Treatable

A case recently considered by Texas' Thirteenth Court of Appeals illustrates a fact pattern becoming all too familiar in Texas first-party property insurance claims.

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Related Topix: Texas, Hurricane, Weather

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Gawker

Here's How to Make a Map for Those of Us Who Can't Draw a Line

I suck at drawing, and odds are you do, too. One of the great things about computers is that they do the work for us.

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Related Topix: Computers, Weather, Hurricane

Houston Press

Leaving a Good Daycare is Like Losing a Third Parent

My daughter starts kindergarten on Monday, and while I was pretty adequately prepared for marching my baby girl off into the jaws of the public school system armed with a Frozen backpack, a sandwich, and Star Wars shoes that make lightsaber noises, I wasn't quite as ready to deal with the fact that our family kind of lost a member when she left her ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather

Thu Aug 21, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Click2Houston

Bill Read's Blog: Revisiting Hurricane Alicia

It then passed just west of the downtown area of Houston creating billions of dollars in wind damage to homes and high-rises.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Weather

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Click2Houston

FEMA funds to be reallocated for border security

FEMA SPENT BILLIONS OF DOLLARS ON RECOVERY AFTER HURRICANE IKE OF THE THAT'S WHAT THE MONEY IS MEANT FOR.

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Related Topix: FEMA, US News, Hurricane, Weather, US Coast Guard, US Military

Hispanic Business

A Comparison of Ensemble Kalman Filters for Storm Surge Assimilation

Using meteorological data from Hurricane Ike to force the ADCIRC model on a domain including the filter .

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather

Thu Aug 14, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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FactCheck.org

DCCC Deceptions

A graphic in a Democratic TV ad falsely states that New Jersey GOP House candidate Tom MacArthur was "accused of cheating disaster victims."

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Sylmar, CA, Houston Baptist University

Wed Aug 13, 2014

CultureMap

Extreme makeover: Garbage recycling trucks are transformed into unique works of art

Details on Mad Tax Beyond the Astrodome by Aaron Muoz, which imagines the recycling of Houston's Astrodome with post-apocalyptic flare.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

SNL Financial

Shift to onshore production helps buffer natural gas market from Gulf storm threats

Natural gas prices have historically responded with volatility to the threat to offshore supply posed by storms impacting the Gulf of Mexico producing region, but as inland gas production overtakes offshore production, the natural gas market is being rendered less susceptible to storm-induced price spikes.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Department of Energy, Hurricane Gustav, Weather

Houston Press

A Few Survival Strategies Hurricane Ike Taught Me

Growing up in Houston and the surrounding area, the threat of a hurricane hitting the coast was something we came to expect.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumMY Prescription: Get Real

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

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Southwest Farm Press

Cowboy Up! TAHC response team

In August 2012, Ellis and the TAHC, the State's lead agency for animal issues in disasters, announced its new Horseback Emergency Response Team.

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Related Topix: Texas, Hurricane, Weather, Agriculture, Science, West, TX

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Loudoun County was issued at September 02 at 4:47PM EDT

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