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  • 23 hrs ago | via Milpitas Post 

    David Edward Calderon, longtime Milpitas resident

    Mr. Calderon was born in Redwood City, and graduated from Sequoia High School in 1955. He served in the National Guard from 1955 to 1958 in Sunnyvale and went to Fort Hunter Liggett for artillery training.

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  • Wednesday | via 12NewsNow.Com 

    Floodwaters raise casket from Houston cemetery

    A casket from a cemetery in southwest Houston floated to the surface Tuesday and came to a temporary resting place on a concrete hiking and biking trail along Keegans Bayou in Fort Bend County. The Harris County medical examiner has the casket from Riceville Cemetery, which is on the grounds of the original site of Riceville Mt.

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  • Wednesday | via Houston Press 

    The Many Houstonians Who Helped Make B.B. King a Star

    This afternoon in Memphis, a funeral procession down Beale Street will celebrate the life and music of B.B. King, the one and only "King of the Blues" who passed away the evening of May 14 at his home in Las Vegas.

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  • Friday May 22 | via KHOU-TV Houston 

    Tearful crowd pays solemn homage to fallen officer

    Richard Martin was memorialized Friday afternoon in a solemn service that attracted hundreds of his fellow officers from throughout the Houston area. Tearful crowd pays solemn homage to fallen officer Richard Martin was memorialized Friday afternoon in a solemn service that attracted hundreds of his fellow officers from throughout the Houston area.

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  • Friday May 22 | via The Hearne Democrat 

    Clyde Cox

    Clyde Cox, 73, born in Bastrop TX, passed away May 19, 2015 in Houston TX. He is survived by: wife, Margaret Lynn; sons: Jeffery and wife Jennifer, Christopher and wife Jennifer, grandchildren: Zachary and Juliette; sister: Betty Jean Leamon; and numerous loving relatives and friends.

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  • Wednesday May 20 | via Patch.com 

    Lake Bluff Obituary: Donald H. Braendle, 87

    Donald H. Braendle, 87, a long term resident of Lake Bluff, IL died on May 13, 2015 after a long illness at Westmoreland Nursing Center, Lake Forest, IL. He was born, Nov. 8, 1927 in Flushing, NY.

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  • Wednesday May 20 | via Chron 

    Man accused in death of HPD officer dies

    A police officer died during a high-speed chase early Monday 5/18/15 morning that stretched for miles. HPD Officer Richard Martin, a four-year veteran, was placing spike strips in the 900 block of Kirkwood to help stop the driver.

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  • Wednesday May 20 | via Mexia Daily News 

    Geraldine Guest Bliss Stanley

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  • Monday May 18 | via The Victoria Advocate 

    Victoria West seniors awarded thousands in college f...

    Devon Childs and Jasmene Porter, both graduating from Victoria West High School in June, were awarded thousands of dollars in scholarship funds for succeeding despite a number of hardships. Porter, 18, was awarded $13,500, and Childs, 18, received $18,500 as part of the 18th annual "Beat the Odds" scholarship awards program put on by Dr. Gary and Mary Cox in memory of their son, Justin Forrest Cox.

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  • Saturday May 16 | via Houston Chronicle 

    Man gunned down on driveway in SE Houston

    A man was gunned down Friday night in the driveway of his southeast Houston home. He was shot multiple times in the head and chest.

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  • Wednesday May 13 | via The Wilson County News 

    Gloria Flores Segovia

    Found: Chihuahua Terrier mix, solid white female with turquoise collar, off Dunn Road in La Vernia on April 29 at 8:45 p.m. 210-896-9646. chicken found on our deck.

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  • Wednesday May 13 | via The Wilson County News 

    Elton Rohan

    Lost: Bi-fold 7.5 foot aluminum ramp, May 4 after 6:30 p.m., Hwy. 97 W. between Pecan Park and FM 478, Floresville.

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  • Thursday May 7 | via KHOU-TV Houston 

    HPD: Driver killed after car T-boned on Hwy 6

    A man died Wednesday night when he was T-boned trying to speed through a red light on Highway 6 in west Houston. HPD: Driver killed after car T-boned while speeding across Highway 6 A man died Wednesday night when he was T-boned trying to speed through a red light on Highway 6 in west Houston.

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  • Monday May 4 | via Houston Chronicle 

    Austin icon Leslie gets statue, movie in his honor

    This proposed statue of Austin cultural icon Leslie Cochran would sit at Congress and Sixth Street in the Texas' capital city. If it wasn't for NASA and Apollo 13, you wouldn't have "Houston, we have a problem" as a catch phrase.

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  • Sunday May 3 | via Star-Telegram.com 

    Former Star-Telegram religion writer Jim Jones dies ...

    When Jim W. Jones started the religion beat at the Star-Telegram in 1978, most newspapers printed "church news," but few treated the topic as a newsworthy subject. "The news business was really just beginning to understand what a force religion was not only in the U.S. but around the world," former Star-Telegram metro For more than 20 years, Mr. Jones covered televangelists, the upheaval among Southern Baptists and the schism of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth.

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  • Friday May 1 | via The Marion Star 

    Hammon, Robert David

    Robert David Hammon LOGAN: Robert David Hammon, 56, of Logan, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at the Marion General Hospital in Marion. He was born April 8, 1959, in Dayton, son of Jane Dallas Hammon of Englewood, OH and the late Dr. Jerry L. Hammon.

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  • Thursday Apr 30 | via The Bandera County Courier 

    Sue Brance Waggoman

    Sue Brance Waggoman, chef, pianist, devoted wife, mother and grandmother, passed peacefully the afternoon of Thursday, April 9, in the presence of her family, overlooking her Texas hills. She was born on May 7, 1935, in Houston to JD Brance and Amoretta Hall Brance.

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  • Thursday Apr 30 | via The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas 

    Emanuel Andrus "Andy" Hebert

    Emanuel Andrus "Andy" Hebert, 79, a loving husband, brother, father, grandfather, and friend passed away on April 27, 2015.

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  • Apr 27, 2015 | via The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas 

    Harriet Josephine Hokanson Strieber

    Harriet Josephine Hokanson Strieber, 78, passed away peacefully on April 23, 2015.

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  • Apr 26, 2015 | via MySanAntonio.com 

    Handley begin work as a brakeman and rode the rails ...

    Survived by: Wife Jo Ann Wilhelm Handley; daughters Edie Beachboard and son-in-law Joe and Terrie Hansen and son-in-law David; son John Handley and daughter-in-law Michelle; and five grandchildren Services: Funeral service 10 a.m. Monday at St. Pius X, 3303 Urban Crest Drive, followed by burial at Sunset Memorial Park While working on a train overpass in Austin, Eddy Handley found himself in a life-threatening situation. The train on the track above the overpass had derailed leaving him with nowhere to run and few options.

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