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  1. 8200 Miles to LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | CNN

    ... domestic violence, disease, and heartaches all along the way. And by an ironic twist of fate, we ended up in a small West Texas town where the only lawyer around ended up being my step-father's divorce attorney. The divorce proceedings were brutal ...

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  2. Polygamist wedding officiant gets early release in...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WHTC

    Texas has granted an early parole to Fredrick Merril Jessop, a former polygamist bishop serving time for officiating at the marriage of his then 12-year-old daughter to sect leader Warren Jeffs, officials said on Wednesday. The Texas Board of Pardons and Parole voted last month to release Jessop, 79, within 90 days from a West Texas prison, where he was scheduled to serve 10 years for the illegal wedding, spokesman Raymond Estrada said.

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  3. Marine Sgt. selected as next recipient of news Homes for Heroes homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... of 101st Street as part of the Parade of Homes from June 6-21, the group announced during a luncheon Wednesday of the West Texas Home Builders Association and Lubbock Homes for Heroes. Montez, who drives a technology-laden wheelchair as a paraplegic ...

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  4. West Texas farmers turn to alternate crops as cotton demand dropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Here in West Texas we know cotton is king, but the royal crop could be replaced in some South Plains fields by the next harvest season. An overproduction of cotton across the globe is causing the value of the crop to decrease, so some farmers are now adding backup crops to compensate.

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  5. Jerry Tarkanian dies at 84; basketball coach turned UNLV into a forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Los Angeles Times

    ... hall of fame . Coach Jerry Tarkanian smiles after Nevada Las Vegas defeated Iowa, 84-81, in the NCAA tournament West Regional final on March 22, 1987. Coach Jerry Tarkanian smiles after Nevada Las Vegas defeated Iowa, 84-81, in the NCAA tournament ...

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  6. PPHM Partners with GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | MyHighPlains.com

    Panhandle Plains Historical Museum has partnered with Google to bring West Texas culture to the world. This is all part of the Google Cultural Institution.

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  7. Houston real estate defies the doomsday oil bust visions: Home sales...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | CultureMap

    ... energy companies have laid off thousands of employees and oil rigs are being mothballed. A sharp drop in oil prices - West Texas crude has fallen from $100 a barrel last summer to less than $50 a barrel today - has darkened the outlook for the ...

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  8. #1 Lady Buffs Host the 2015 WT Woodward Invitational This Weekend in CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | MyHighPlains.com

    The #1 Lady Buffs of West Texas A&M will return to the friendly confines of Schaeffer Park this weekend as they host the 2015 WT Woodward Invitational inside of the Buffalo Sports Complex in Canyon. The event will feature six teams each from the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and the Lone Star Conference in an early-season crossover.

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  9. Energy executive hired to oversee UT's West Texas oil propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Business Journal

    The decision puts Houser in charge of the system's 2.1 million acres of oil-rich land in West Texas, which generates revenue for the UT and Texas A&M University system. Houser, who will step down from EV Energy Partners at the end of the month and begin his new post in March, will make up to $2.4 million a year, with a base salary of $700,000, a retention payment of $350,000 and performance bonuses of up to $1.4 million.

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  10. 10 crops you won't see in the South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... it can't grow at all. But then again, some crops just don't work in certain places. Try to plant an orange tree in your West Texas back yard, and good luck getting some juicy citrus fruit from it after a cold winter. That's why glancing out the ...

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  11. Victor William SrallaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Wilson County News

    ... were married on May 18, 1948, in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Floresville. Following a short honeymoon trip to West Texas, they settled down in the country to raise peanuts and cattle. In the early years they loved to spend a lot of time ...

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  12. Bob Dylan scores with a 10-tune collection of Frank Sinatra coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Plain Dealer

    ... layer of emotion, and morphs a bouncy Rodgers & Hammerstein show tune into a cross between an Irish keening and a West Texas wail. I'm not sure where this album is going to sit with Dylan fans, to be honest. It could get the same sort of reaction -- ...

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  13. FBI agent allegedly shoots self during West Texas raidRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Messages left with the FBI in El Paso weren't immediately returned Wednesday. An earlier FBI statement said an agent suffered injuries not believed to be life-threatening during Tuesday's raids in Odessa.

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  14. Buffs Head to Grand Prairie for QuickTrip Division II ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | MyHighPlains.com

    Fresh off a pair of tightly contested, one-run victories Sunday, the West Texas A&M baseball team heads on the road for the first time in 2015 as it travels to the QuickTrip Division II Classic in Grand Prairie, Texas, to face a pair of Great American Conference teams in Arkansas-Monticello and No. 6 Southern Arkansas.

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  15. Kinder Morgan - What To Expect In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of WTI has been cut in half since last year. This is possible for a few reasons. First, the company's oil fields in West Texas continue to surprise to the upside, with production in the SACROC field continuing to increase. The company's estimates of ...

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  16. Texas Crappie Forecast for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | California Game and Fish

    ... they are in the shallows and they'll attack everything from feathered jigs to minnows. As a youngster growing up in West Texas, not knowing much about crappie jigs at the time and not having enough nickels to buy live minnows, I would often go to my ...

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  17. Texas families push for statewide ban on texting while drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Trucker

    ... ban is named. Alex Brown died at the age of 17 in 2007, when she crashed while texting and driving on the way to her West Texas high school. Brown and others attended a briefing Tuesday at the Texas Capitol in support of a measure filed for the ...

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  18. Texas Hospital to Deploy Pro V2 Non-Lethal Security DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Market Wire

    ... facilities. Covenant is a member of St. Joseph Health System in Orange County and serves a 62-county area spanning West Texas and eastern New Mexico, with a population in excess of 1.2 million. Learn more about Covenant Health at ...

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  19. Atmos Energy's (ATO) CEO Kim Cocklin on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... volumes in the current quarter versus last year's quarter primarily due to increased economic activity in our West Texas and Kentucky/Mid-States division, which added about $2 million of incremental gross profit. Service fee revenues were up ...

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  20. Kansas State at Texas Tech - game time, tv info, radio, streaming, odds and moreRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Bring On The Cats

    ... of the Big 12. The Wildcats will be trying to take the advantage in Lubbock finally, as the series is tied 7-7 in West Texas. Bruce Weber has never lost to Tech; Tubby Smith has never beaten K-State. Weber has won 9 of the 12 meetings between the ...

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