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  1. Texas angler catches big 8.76-pound trout on Sabine's north jetties for STAR west leadRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Dean Halewyn, of Alvin, Texas, caught this 30-inch, 8.76-pound speck last Monday fishing with a live piggy perch under a cork on Sabine's north jetties.

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  2. AISD Board hopeful Mike Lansford pursues higher student achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Mike Lansford , former AISD Board member and small business owner , has taken on incumbent Pete Vincent in the race for Position 1 on the Alvin Independent School District Board of Trustees on May 12th.

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  3. So close: One-hitters part of baseball loreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Major League Baseball

    ... output of any other pitchers in history. Rapid Robert must have seen a lot of himself in Ryan, the humble Express from Alvin, Texas, whose place as the most dominant fireballer in history appears secure. Along with his seven no-hitters, Ryan's 5,714 ...

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  4. 987HP Turbo Mustang Convertible To Return For Drag Week 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... cheap, plentiful, and their motors respond to mods like a feline on catnip. Kaliton Hartman of the Houston suburb of Alvin, Texas, is one of several Drag Weeka participants who has been seduced by the power of 5.0. Running in the Super Street Power ...

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  5. BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... of probation in a racing on a highway causing serious bodily injury case. VICTORIA - Mackenzie Danielle Garcia, 34, of Alvin, by officers Thursday on a Brazoria County warrant charging her with driving while intoxicated and on suspicion of driving ...

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  6. Target Says it was SnookeredRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... of asphalt he never even bought, Target claims in court. Target sued James Stinson, owner of Asphalt Maintenance of Alvin, Texas, in Harris County Court. Stinson himself is the only defendant. The complaint stems from parking lot paving work Asphalt ...

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  7. Last straw for former Spur who blew off drug test for fast foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    In this 1987 file photo, San Antonio Spurs basketball player Alvin Robertson is shown.

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  8. Mailbag: West Va. outlook, McLane StadiumRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | ESPN

    ... and I will be able to give McLane Stadium a proper rating relative to the other Big 12 venues. Bob Stricker in Alvin, Texas, writes: I was impressed with Marcus Johnson 's production in 2013, given his limited playing time. His footwork on the ...

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  9. The Ryan ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KERA-TV Dallas

    Nolan Ryan belongs on the Mount Rushmore of Texas athletes - he pitched for both the Astros and Rangers during his Hall of Fame career. We'll talk this hour about how the Alvin, Texas, native turned into one of baseball's all-time greats with Rob Goldman, author of the new biography

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  10. Graduation brings new challenge for Texas teen in foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ALVIN, Texas Graduation brings mixed emotions for an Alvin teen leaving state custody.

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  11. Graduation brings new challenge for Alvin teen in foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ALVIN, Texas Graduation brings mixed emotions for an Alvin teen leaving state custody.

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  12. BBB: Austin company's bitcoin mining machines don't live up to promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... speeds promised by the company, and are consuming more electricity than advertised. Isaac Ware , a bitcoin miner from Alvin, Texas, told the Better Business Bureau that his machine could only perform at 1.6 terahash per second, short of the 2 ...

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  13. Chris Rocha named Pitcher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Progress Times

    ... than winning awards." As for what lies ahead, Rocha will be playing baseball and studying criminal justice at Alvin Community College (ACC) in Alvin, Texas. He is hoping that after two years of playing for ACC he'll be able to either transfer to a ...

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  14. Intrigue around top prospect Tyler Kolek recalls legend of Colt GriffinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | CNN

    ... University started telling people he hoped to see Nolan Ryan scouting him from the stands. Ryan, a Hall of Famer from Alvin, Texas who is now an adviser with the Astros, is one of the original members of the fraternity of Lone Star State ...

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  15. Pastors embark on 11K mile Ride 4 RespondersRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... and to raise awareness for first responders , these pastors have undertaken this monumental motorcycle ride from Alvin, Texas to North Pole, Alaska calling it the Ride 4 Responders . Just over half way as of this writing, this journey so far has ...

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  16. Dr. Royce Mitchell's AISD Board bid sparked by tax hike after budget surplusRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2012 | Examiner.com

    The upcoming Alvin Independent School District Board of Trustees election will be held May 12th, 2012.

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  17. Obama's speech to school children wakes up supporters and criticsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... parents. Children who do not come to school Tuesday will be counted absent. Like other school districts in the area, Alvin ISD will record the speech and determine if it aligns with curriculum before showing it to students. Alvin Superintendent ...

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  18. AISD Board hopeful Mike Lansford pursues higher student achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Mike Lansford , former AISD Board member and small business owner , has taken on incumbent Pete Vincent in the race for Position 1 on the Alvin Independent School District Board of Trustees on May 12th.

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  19. Alvin-Manvel Chamber of Commerce hosts local candidates for May 12th electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Last night, Monday, April 23rd, the Alvin-Manvel Chamber of Commerce sponsored a forum for the candidates of for the upcoming May 12th election.

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  20. Seniors on the go find a variety of events and programs at Alvin Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2010 | Examiner.com

    When newcomer seniors on the go drop by the Alvin Senior Center located at 309 W. Sealy in Alvin Texas , they are always impressed with the variety of activities, trips, and seminars that are available to them.

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