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  1. Regulators OK expansion of West Texas nuclear waste site; some worry over lack of public inputRead the original story

    28 min ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    Depleted uranium from federal energy facilities can be buried at a nuclear-waste dumping site in West Texas, state regulators decided Wednesday.

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  2. Early voting starts Monday, Aug. 25 for Senate District 28 special electionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Breckenridge American

    ... of Senator Duncan's term, which expires in 2017, beginning on Jan. 13. Texas Senate District 28 encompasses 51 West Texas counties, including Stephens County. The district stretches from the Rolling Plains of the Panhandle to the South Plains of ...

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  3. Football Scrimmage Set for Friday EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    The No. 11-West Texas A&M football team will hold a scrimmage Friday evening at 6:30 p.m. at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium.

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  4. New festival in Crosbyton celebrates wind powerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Museum grounds. Supporters consider the festival a great way to pay tribute to a resource that's in abundant supply in West Texas, but sometimes underappreciated. Crosby County Judge David Wigley said multiple wind projects are in various stages of ...

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  5. Texas Tech walk-on, D-II schools the options for Venric MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... Strong is cleaning house and isn't taking on new players at the moment." The back has also spoken to Div. II programs West Texas A&M and Northwest Missouri State. He could play at any level other than the FBS and be eligible immediately without a ...

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  6. Help wanted: Looking at Lubbock's hard to fill jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... said. "Part of that is because there's not enough certified bilingual teachers in the state of Texas, much less here in West Texas." The Bilingual Target Language Proficiency Test, one of the three tests a bilingual teacher would need to pass to ...

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  7. AeroSports Update: Big Bend Balloon BashRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ... mountains provide some protection against strong winds. This makes it a perfect location to outsmart the gusty winds of West Texas. About 25 balloons are planned to participate in the activities and when the balloons are not flying other events are ...

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  8. MSU Soccer to Play Exhibitions WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... MSU claimed the conference postseason tournament title taking two matches in penalty kicks over Texas A&M-Commerce and West Texas A&M, advancing to the NCAA Division II playoffs for the third time in the last four seasons. Midwestern returns six ...

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  9. Broncosa Von Miller praises Texas, Texansa Jadeveon ClowneyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... all week. "Texas is just different," Miller said Tuesday. "North Texas, you've got a different type of environment than West Texas, East Texas and South Texas. Texas just has a lot to offer. I don't want to start a come visit Texas speech. Texas is ...

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  10. Indicted Texas governor Rick Perry turns himself in to authoritiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chicago Tribune

    Texas Governor Rick Perry answers questions from the media after taking an aerial tour over the fertilizer plant explosion site in West, Texas.

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  11. Ex-West Texas sheriff gets 30 days for oppressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Friday, as part of the plea agreement. Photo: Randall County Sheriff's Office, AP CANYON, Texas (AP) - A former West Texas sheriff accused of making improper advances to a female county worker must serve 30 days in jail for misdemeanor official ...

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  12. Texas regents expected to keep tuition flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... ncouraged system officials to use more money from the endowment because of increasing oil and natural gas revenues from West Texas lands.

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  13. Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC Announces Three Monthly Cash DistributionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... reserves located in the Green River Basin in Wyoming, the Arkoma Basin in Arkansas and Oklahoma, the Permian Basin in West Texas and New Mexico, the Big Horn Basin in Wyoming and Montana, the Piceance Basin in Colorado, the Gulf Coast Basin in Texas ...

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  14. Ex- Texas sheriff gets 30 days for oppressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    A former West Texas sheriff accused of making improper advances to a female county worker must serve 30 days in jail for misdemeanor official oppression.

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  15. University of Texas System's Board of Regents expected to keep tuition flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... ncouraged system officials to use more money from the endowment because of increasing oil and natural gas revenues from West Texas lands.

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  16. Lady Buffs Host Third Annual Soccer Camp With Special Olympics TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MyHighPlains.com

    The West Texas A&M women's soccer team hosted its 3rd annual WT Soccer Camp for Special Olympics this past Saturday.

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  17. With a Focus On Low-income and Minority Youth, McCarthey Dressman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... in learning science while also having fun. The STARS (South Texas Astronomical Research for Students) project at George West High School, a school with a large Hispanic population aims to use the practical application of astronomy to educate ...

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  18. Lone Star Cinema: GiantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slackerwood

    ... by prolific novelist and playwright Edna Ferber, Giant is the story of the Benedict family, owners of a 595,000-acre West Texas cattle ranch. The film opens in the early 1920s, when Jordan "Bick" Benedict ( Rock Hudson ) travels to Maryland to buy a ...

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  19. Prevention, Improved Response Stressed in West Fertilizer Plant Explosion ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insurance Journal West

    Improvements in the response to large, complex fires was just one of the suggestions in a state fire marshal report on the fire and deadly explosion of a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, in the early evening of April 17, 2013.

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  20. Northwestern transfer looking at Texas TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Sports

    He currently plans to walk on at Texas Tech or attend a Division-II school such as West Texas A&M and Northwest Missouri State, according to a source with knowledge of Mark's plans.

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