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  1. Friday, January 30, 2015Read the original story

    Friday | Wise County Messenger Online

    MAN WHO SHOT K-9 OFFICER IDENTIFIED - The man who tried to evade police by running into a wooded area in southern Montague County, and who shot and killed a K-9 officer from the Wise County Sheriff's Office, has been identified as Alan Lance Alverson, 45, of Granbury, according to Wise County Sheriff David Walker.

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  2. Wise County Sheriff K-9 killed in pursuit of suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    A Dutch shepherd K-9 officer, with the Wise County Sheriff's Department, was shot and killed on Wednesday while pursuing a suspect exactly as he was trained, reported fox4news.com. As Montague County Sheriff officers attempted to pull over a suspect with known warrants from Tarrant County, the man ran into the woods near Highway 101.

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  3. Suspect who shot police dog identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Alan Lance Alverson The man who tried to evade police by running into a wooded area in southern Montague County, and who shot and killed a K-9 officer from the Wise County Sheriff's Office, has been identified as Alan Lance Alverson, 45, of Granbury, according to Wise County Sheriff David Walker.

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  4. Condolences pour in for Wise County police dog killed on dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Star-Telegram.com

    Investigators with the Texas Rangers continued sorting out details of a pursuit Wednesday that ended in a wooded area where a police dog was shot to death and a suspect was killed near the Wise and Montague County line. Condolences were pouring into the Wise County Sheriff's Office for Pepper, the department's tracking K9 who was shot by the suspect Wednesday afternoon after the dog had tracked and found the suspect in a wooded area a good distance from Highway 287 outside Sunset .

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  5. Man who killed police dog is shot and killed by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Examiner.com

    A wanted man who opened fire on a police canine in Montague county, Texas, on Wednesday afternoon, was shot and killed by deputies, reported Wednesday's WFAA 8 News. A Dutch shepherd, who had only been with the Wise County Sheriff's Office for a few months, had been released to find a suspect who had flashed a gun before ditching his car and fleeing into the woods between Wise and Montague counties.

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  6. Thursday, January 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Pepper K-9 OFFICER KILLED IN LINE OF DUTY - A Wise County Sheriff's Office K-9 was shot and killed in the line of duty Wednesday afternoon in Montague County.

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  7. Trooper: Suspect fatally shot after killing Texas police dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | KYTX-TV News

    ... killed a police dog following a car chase in North Texas. The Wednesday pursuit began after authorities say Montague County deputies attempted to arrest a man on an outstanding warrant. WFAA-TV reports the suspect, whose identity wasn't released, ... 2 comments

  8. Police dog and suspect killed after chase near BowieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Dallas Morning News

    A Wise County Sheriff's Office K-9 and a man died after a chase near Highway 101, southwest of Bowie, in Montague County. According to investigators, the chase began after the man refused to pull over for authorities.

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  9. Wise County Sheriff's K-9 Officer Shot Dead By SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | KAUZ

    A Wise County Sheriff's Office K-9 officer has been shot dead and the man believed to have killed the K-9 is also dead. According to authorities, a pursuit ensued after a male driver refused to pull over for Montague County Sheriff's deputies.

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  10. Wise County K-9 killed in the line of dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Sheriff David Walker said his officers were assisting Montague County Sheriff's Office in a pursuit when Pepper, one of the department's two dogs, was shot by the suspect.Walker said Montague County sheriff's deputies and Bowie police officers tried to stop a man they knew had warrants. 1 comment

  11. Suspect shot, police dog killed in rural Wise CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Multiple law enforcement agencies were at the scene where a suspect was shot along the Wise-Montague County line on January 28, 2015. Sources say a suspect was shot during a law enforcement operation along the border of Montague and Wise counties on ...

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  12. Dallas in 2030: Many More People, Much More HispanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | D Magazine

    ... its own "commuting zone." (So much for Mike Rawlings' "great city called DFW." ) Cowtown's fiefdom (from Montague County up by Oklahoma down to counties just to the west and south of Tarrant) will have grown merely 27.98 percent during the same ...

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  13. Ronnie and Susie McCarleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... 17 years. Susie is retired and has worked for the Bridgeport Animal Hospital. Both are members of the Montague County Cowboy Church.

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  14. Fire destroys home near Park SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Wise County Messenger Online

    By Richard Greenergreene@wcmessenger.comOn a brutally cold morning, a man lost his home and three dogs in a fire near the Wise and Montague county line Sunday.Alvord, Chico and Crafton firefighters battled the blaze off County Road 1792 near Park Springs with temperatures in the mid 20s and the wind chill in the low teens."

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  15. Monday, January 5, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Wise County Messenger Online

    HOME, DOGS LOST TO FIRE - On a brutally cold morning, a man lost his home and three dogs in a fire near the Wise and Montague county line Sunday.

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  16. Fire destroys home near Park SpringsRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | Wise County Messenger Online

    By Richard Greenergreene@wcmessenger.comOn a brutally cold morning, a man lost his home and three dogs in a fire near the Wise and Montague county line Sunday.Alvord, Chico and Crafton firefighters battled the blaze off County Road 1792 near Park Springs with temperatures in the mid 20s and the wind chill in the low teens."

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  17. Dorothy Cecil RubottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Richmond Daily News

    Dorothy was born Jan. 5, 1927, in Montague County, Texas, to Starling and Minnie Hendricks. She first married Fred W. Mason of Stet Aug. 14, 1946; he preceded her in death Jan. 30, 1996.

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  18. Nitro Petroleum, Inc. (NTRO) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Study ReleasedRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... The company has an acreage participation agreement of huge acres in Barnett Shale formation leases in Montague County, Texas. It also has an interest in mineral leases in Montana. The company also has four oil and gas projects in Oklahoma. Nitro is ...

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  19. Veterans' VoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | KAUZ

    ... a lot more difficulty with my right knee and left knee in the early part of 2008," said Carl Lilly, a Montague County resident. The right knee injury was sustained in the service around 40 years ago. After having two knee injuries he was honorable ...

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  20. New system putting dent in feral hog problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Don Gresham of Goin' Fencin' stands in front of one of his feral hog traps, which can be triggered by a cellphone, on Wednesday in Forestburg. The ground trembles as the beasts trample across the land faster than a hunting cat.

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