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  1. Debt, loss and faith: How three families are faring a year after Hurricane HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    ... that Jon, a truck driver, and Kareen, a national operations director for a nonprofit, built for their family in this Houston suburb had been virtually destroyed. "You get a different perspective when you lose everything you own," said Kareen ...

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  2. Blotter: Mission Valley man charged with prohibited weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... 24, of Victoria, by deputies Aug. 16 on a warrant for a Class C misdemeanor. VICTORIA - Eva Tina Delgado, 30, of Houston, by deputies Aug. 16 on a warrant charging abandoning or endangering a child. VICTORIA - Kevin Deshon Foster, 28, of Missouri ...

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  3. The Village of Dieterich celebrates its 125th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a bizarre problem delivering mail to one home on Friday. The worker found a 20-pound snake wrapped around a mailbox. HOUSTON (AP) - A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked criticism on social media has been removed. The Houston ...

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  4. Gillman, Hammer selected to US World Amateur TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Westminster, Colorado, and UCLA's Lilia Vu of Fountain Valley, California. U.S. Amateur semifinalist Cole Hammer of Houston was selected to the men's team with Collin Morikawa of La Canada Flintridge, California, and Justin Suh of San Jose, ...

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  5. Prep Football: Wolves blast Barrow to remain undefeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Alaska Star

    ... clash Saturday afternoon in Eagle River. Adkins said Kodiak will be a big step up for his team, which defeated Houston 42-12 in Week 1 but hasn't yet played a D-II opponent. "Those guys are good," he said of the Bears (1-1), which lost 44-30 to ...

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  6. Head to Head Survey: Baytex EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... Asia, Latin America, and other countries. Parker Drilling Company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Receive News & Ratings for Baytex Energy Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the ...

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  7. Mary Pope Osborne highlights Texas strength in her latest 'Magic Tree House' bookRead the original story

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... cemented her fascination with Texas. "What I start seeing was this amazing heroism and resilience of the people in Houston and then listening and hearing that that represents a certain spirit of Texas," Osborne said. "And it suddenly all jelled. I ...

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  8. GHBA Remodelers Council: Premier Remodeling & Construction wins Star AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chron

    ... award for $600,000 to $700,000; and This article was provided by a member of the Remodelers Council of the Greater Houston Builders Association. The Remodelers Council is dedicated to promoting professionalism and public awareness of the remodeling ...

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  9. On the Market/Condo Life: Houston's high-rises designed with pets in mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chron

    ... a pet-friendly area for residents. Keep in mind pet restrictions when searching for your pet paradise in any of Houston's condo communities. Some have a two-pet limit and weight limits. Keep in mind pet restrictions when searching for your pet ...

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  10. Faith helps ex-Astro JR Richard after stroke, homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | O-R Online

    The most terrifying pitcher ever to have called the Astrodome home slowly pushes himself up from a couch and lumbers, at 68 years old, into a small room overcrowded with 100 of Houston's homeless and neediest people.

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  11. Aretha: Muse and soundtrack of US civil rights movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... because of Dr King's anti-war stance, she sang for free, raising money for the cause," he told AFP. "One night in Houston, Texas, she went on stage and they put tear gas in the fan and she kept singing - she stood tall," he remembered. A man writes ...

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  12. Houston school removes sign after social media criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... and digital newspaper replica. Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. HOUSTON (AP) - A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked criticism on social media has been removed. The Houston ...

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  13. Woman fatally stabbed in back in southwest Houston apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Houston Chronicle

    A woman died Friday after being stabbed in the back inside her southwest Houston apartment, the Houston Police Department said. The victim, who is about 52-years-old, was pronounced dead around 10:30 p.m. at the Cantera Apartments in the 10500 block of Spice Lane.

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  14. As school year begins, Aldine superintendent expects best from new changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chron

    ... former Superintendent Wanda Bamberg and former Deputy Superintendent Archie Blanson, who both retired from the north Houston district at the end of last school year. Tasked with implementing the new changes is Superintendent LaTonya Goffney, who ...

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  15. Public Safety Roundup: Man skips tab, found in vacant buildingRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    A man was arrested outside of Houston when, while he was hiding, an officer shouted "Marco?" and he responded "Polo!" See the stories behind more dumb Texas criminals ... A man was arrested outside of Houston when, while he was hiding, an officer shouted "Marco?" and he responded "Polo!" See the stories behind more dumb Texas criminals ... has been arrested for allegedly ramming his car into a Dollar General on the East Side in Santonio, attempting to rob a nearby gas station and then returning to the Dollar General to rob the store a second time. He made off with two cases of Budweiser beer and about 140 DVDs before police caught up with him.

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  16. DFW apartments booming; Denton among top citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... for RENTCafe. "The other two Texas metros that make the top 20 are Austin with over 8,800 new apartments and Houston with over 7,600." Texas has been leading the nation with more than 37,000 combined units slated for delivery in 2018 in Houston, ...

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  17. Rice expert available to discuss Houston-area flood control bond electionRead the original story

    Saturday | PressReleasePoint

    As Harris County residents vote on a $2.5 billion flood control bond issue a year after Hurricane Harvey hit Texas , Rice political scientist Robert Stein is available to discuss polling data predicting the outcome of the referendum. Sixty-two percent of likely voters support the bond, according to a University Houston survey .

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  18. Houston hospital loses heart transplant Medicaid fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has stopped funding a Houston hospital's renowned heart transplant program amid scrutiny over patient deaths. Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center lost the federal funding Friday under a decision announced in June, the Houston Chronicle reported.

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  19. After tweet draws public outrage, HISD to take down controversial quoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chron

    Houston ISD school Gregory Lincoln is drawing criticism online for featuring the following quote in its hallway: "The more you act like a lady, the more he'll act like a gentleman." Houston ISD school Gregory Lincoln is drawing criticism online for featuring the following quote in its hallway: "The more you act like a lady, the more he'll act like a gentleman."

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  20. Dozens scammed by fake lawyer who now faces criminal charges in Harris CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chron

    As many as dozens of victims were scammed by a Houston man allegedly pretending to a lawyer, the Harris County District Attorney's Office stated Friday in a news release. A woman contacted the State Bar of Texas after paying $500 to a business called "Ruben Cartwright Law Firm" to help her with a divorce.

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