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West, Texas is located in McLennan County. Zip codes in West, TX include 76691. The median home price in West is $129,900. More West information.

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1 hr ago | KWTX

Texas Jury Summons Scam Demands Payments Via PayPal

A jury summons scam has surfaced in West Texas in which a caller demands payment of a $1,000 fine via PayPal and threatens arrest if the fine isn't paid.


5 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

McKinney Repertory Theatre presents its annual melodrama The Belle of West Texas

The villain is back and boy howdy there's trouble! He is trying once again to swindle people out of their much needed and hard-earned money.


Wed Jul 09, 2014


Permian Basin production up 59 percent since a 07

A pumpjack rocks back and forth as the sun sets Wednesday April 2, 2014 in Stanton, Texas.



Former TTU Vice Chancellor Announces Run for District 28 Senate

Today, former Texas Tech Vice Chancellor, Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, and lifelong West Texas conservative Jodey Arrington formally announced his candidacy in the Special Election to replace State Senator Robert Duncan .


KHOU-TV Houston

Texas city using treated wastewater for drinking

As much of Texas grapples with lingering drought, a second city in the Lone Star State has begun reusing treated wastewater in a state-approved recycling process to bolster drinking supplies.


KXAN-TV Austin

Former jail eyed as center for migrant children

Young boys sleep in a holding cell where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz.


KHOU-TV Houston

Jury summons scam in West Texas uses PayPal

A jury summons scam in West Texas has gone high-tech with a caller demanding payment of a $1,000 fine via PayPal or the person faces arrest.



Koch-Funded Texas Gubernatorial Candidate Limits Public Chemical Disclosure After Deadly Explosion

Shortly after the anniversary of the 2013 fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people, wounded 226, and upended a large portion of the small town of West, Texas, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board said the incident was preventable and that it resulted from the failure of a company to take the necessary steps to avert it.



Costco Karma: Dinesh D'Souza's 'America' Book...

Shortly after Costco announced that it was removing Dinesh D'Souza's book, "America: Imagine A World Without Her," from its stores, it soared to #1 on Amazon.Com .


Tue Jul 08, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

West residents fight decision to raze historic school building

A recent decision to knock down the original high school building in West, Texas is drawing the ire of a growing number of citizens.


KHOU-TV Houston

2 killed in West Texas when big rig strikes car

OCTOBER 21: A Royal Mail lorry arrives at a temporary Royal Mail sorting depot on October 21 2009 in Bristol.


Customer Interaction Solutions

Hemminger Joins Austin Office of Lancaster Pollard

Kyle Hemminger has joined the Austin office of the specialty investment banking and mortgage banking firm Lancaster Pollard as vice president.


Business Journal

Texas helps drive new record for oil drilling rigs

A tanker truck moves through the Eagle Ford Shale town of Cotulla. Texas' shale plays helped drive the number of U.S. oil rigs to a record number last week.



Bullard ISD Superintendent lone finalist in West Texas school district

It looks like what you study is more important than where you do it when it comes to finding a high paying job.


Sys-Con Media

Caza Oil & Gas: Holdings in Company

Caza is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of hydrocarbons in the following regions of the United States of America through its subsidiary, Caza Petroleum, Inc.: Permian Basin and Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast .


Mon Jul 07, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock-Cooper names sole finalist for superintendent

Keith Bryant was named the lone finalist in the search at a special school board meeting Monday that lasted two minutes.


Hotel Interactive

HMC Welcomes Richard Fisher, Area DoSM

President and CEO of Hospitality Management Corporation , is pleased to announce the addition of Richard Fisher to its corporate team.


Hispanic Business

Spinning Spur II Wind Project in Texas Becomes Operational, Project...

The completion of construction and COD milestone allows the closing of the sale of 50 percent of EDF Renewable Energy's equity interest in the project to commissioned for operation.


Daily Kos

The Texas Alliance of Progressive Bloggers: Driving Around, Looking for Explosive Chemicals

First of all let me tell you Democrats in Texas, and some Republicans too, cannot wait for this guy to leave.


Seeking Alpha

Lockup Expiration For EP Energy Corp. Could Unleash Resources For A Short Opportunity

At that time, major pre-IPO shareholders, including private equity and energy firms, as well as EPE's executives and directors, may dump some of their outstanding shares.



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