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  1. Photos: A great catch, great stretch for final out, Keller pitcher...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Dallas Morning News

    Keller outfielder Chase Green celebrates with teammate Phil Young after crossing home plate with a run during the seventh inning of a Class 6A, Region 1, quarterfinal high school baseball playoff game against Flower Mound on Saturday, May 23, 2015, in McKinney. Keller scored six runs in the inning on the way to a 10-5 victory.

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  2. Photos: Walk-off RBI single gives Flower Mound win, forces Game 3 with KellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Dallas Morning News

    Flower Mound batter Deron Arnold connects on a game winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat Keller, 2-1 in their playoff baseball game in Argyle,Texas, Friday, May 22, 2015. The series is tied 1-1.

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  3. Planned Parenthood dropped from cancer screening programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Dallas Morning News

    In the latest blow to Planned Parenthood, Texas lawmakers have approved a budget measure to exclude the organization's health clinics from a state program that funds breast and cervical cancer screenings and helps women pay for treatment. Under the proposed budget, health clinics affiliated with abortion providers wouldn't be eligible to participate in the combined federal and state-funded Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening program, which provides free screenings and diagnostic tests to low-income and uninsured women in Texas.

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  4. House votes down quick hearing on anti-union legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Dallas Morning News

    A bill that would prohibit most public employees from being able to pay association or union dues through payroll deduction is now in a battle with the clock. On Tuesday, House Democrats successfully squelched plans by the chamber's GOP leaders to hold a hurry-up committee hearing on the bill.

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  5. Flower Mound teacher who criticized some Christians reinstated after students petition onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Dallas Morning News

    Students in Flower Mound High School rallied around social studies teacher Ryan Stagemeyer after he was reportedly suspended earlier this week for questioning Christian charity in class. It's unclear what exactly Stagemeyer said, but the teacher was reinstated late Friday.

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  6. Flower Mound teacher suspended after comment about ChristianityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Dallas Morning News

    Students in Flower Mound High School are rallying around sociology teacher Ryan Stagemeyer, who was reportedly suspended this week for a comment he made in class about Christianity. Carter Henderson, a student who started an online petition to reinstate Stagemeyer, said classmates told him that the teacher said he thinks Christians who don't give as much to the poor as they can are hypocritical.

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  7. Luxury hotel and conference center planned on Grapevine LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Dallas Morning News

    New Era Hotels & Resorts and Sunset Legacy LP will build the Pearl on the Peninsula Hotel & Conference Center starting in mid-2016. "Over 30 years ago, my father, Peter P. Stewart, envisioned an international hotel overlooking the lake to complement the new D/FW International Airport," Alan Stewart of Sunset Legacy LP said in a statement.

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  8. Flower Mound softball coach lets players miss game, chance for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Dallas Morning News

    Flower Mound's Cierra Briggs and Grace Meador play around before a softball game against Plano West at Flower Mound High School in Flower Mound on March 27, 2015. When Friday's game against Plano West got rained out and had to be played Saturday night, Flower Mound softball coach Mark Larriba had a choice to make.

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  9. Bid to boost Texas transportation funding gains momentum in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Transportation-minded lawmakers may have cleared one of the persistent hurdles they've faced in recent years over efforts to provide the Texas Department of Transportation with a significant financial boost. House Transportation Committee Chairman Joe Pickett, D-El Paso, said Wednesday that he's earned the support of the House's top budget writer, Rep. John Otto, for his plan to provide an annual increase of more than $3 billion in sales tax revenue for roads.

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  10. Vertical gardening a creative use for wasted spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Vertical gardening, as it's called, is a growing trend with gardeners, and manufacturers are coming up with a variety of ways to grow plants with or without their roots in the ground. "Sometimes you do it out of need and sometimes necessity," says Lynda Harvey of Flower Mound.

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  11. Battle over tax cuts holds up Texas budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Tax cuts are the main obstacle as Texas lawmakers sprint to enact the only must-pass bill of the legislative session: a budget. With only one dissent, the Senate passed a two-year, $211.4 billion state budget Tuesday.

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  12. Texas Senate passes $211 billion budget stressing tax cuts, roads, border securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas Sen. Jane Nelson, right, R-Flower Mound, was joined by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, top right, and other senators at a press conference on tax cuts in late February.

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  13. Senate leader says Texas budget deal is within reachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A Senate panel on Wednesday blessed a slightly bigger state budget than what the House approved, but a top senator predicted negotiations to work out the differences will be smooth. "We are really not that far apart - and we'll get there," said Senate Finance Committee Chairwoman Jane Nelson, R-Flower Mound.

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  14. North Texas residential community purchased by Japanese builderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A subsidiary of Sekisui House Ltd. has purchased the 1,200-acre Canyon Falls development on the west side of Flower Mound. Started in 2013, Canyon Falls is planned for about 1,750 single-family homes, apartments, and shopping and commercial space.

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  15. Feds charge 6 in connection with - ethnically targeted' home invasions in North Texas, MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Federal officials say six people have been charged in connection with home-invasion robberies that targeted victims of Indian and Asian ancestry. Some of those violent robberies took place in faraway Michigan.

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  16. Japanese builder buys huge North Texas residential communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A subsidiary of Sekisui House Ltd. acquired the 1,200-acre Canyon Falls development on the west side of Flower Mound. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.

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  17. Former Flower Mound Marcus, Skyline coach Que Brittain dies at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Former Flower Mound Marcus and Skyline coach Que Brittain died Sunday, March 29, 2015, at 68. State title-winning football coach Que Brittain died Sunday, after a battle with cancer. Brittain, 68, was best known for his teams' high-powered offenses and the breadth of his coaching tree.

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  18. Senator: Shame on budget writers if pensions, roads aren't fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Senate budget writers must fix public employee pension funds and cough up more money for roads or hang their heads in shame, a maverick Republican senator said Thursday. Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, said a Senate panel's nearly completed version of a two-year state budget would leave between $15 billion and $20 billion of state money unspent.

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  19. As Texas Senate takes up tax cuts, Dallas' Huffines pushes for 'margins tax' repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Republican candidate for District 16 of the Texas State Senate, Donald Huffines, is fired up as he introduces himself at the Far North Dallas Tea Party meet the candidate night at the Valley View Mall Community Center, Thursday, April 17, 2014. As the Texas Senate prepared to debate tax cuts Wednesday, the chamber was abuzz over Dallas Republican freshman Sen. Donald Huffines' push for a pledge to phase out the unpopular business-franchise or "margins tax" over the next seven years.

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  20. All Texans' birth dates would be private information under Garland lawmaker's billRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    "How old are you?" The question may soon be easier to dodge thanks to a bill from state Rep. Cindy Burkett, R-Garland. Burkett's measure, filed March 10, would make all birth dates confidential under the Texas Public Information Act.

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