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Thursday Aug 14 | Lake Country Sun

Sun Spots: Aug. 15, 2014

Tuesday, Aug. 19 Teacher Appreciation The annual Teacher Appreciation Day will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Bennett's Office Supply, 400 N. Oak, in Mineral Wells.

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Related Topix: Mineral Wells, TX, Palo Pinto, TX, Graford, TX, Education Etc.

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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Thursday Aug 14 | Lake Country Sun

Jordan to be county fire marshal

County Judge David Nicklas and Precinct 3 Commissioner Mike Pierce interviewed him for the position.

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Related Topix: Fire

Thursday Aug 14 | Lake Country Sun

An epidemic of child neglect in Palo Pinto County

Palo Pinto County Attorney Phil Garrett said that in 2010-11 he handled about 25 cases involving children in the Child Protective Services program.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Family, Kids, Mineral Wells, TX, Parenting

Thursday Aug 14 | Hispanic Business

Texas Water Development Board Approves $1,480,000 to the Lake Palo...

Texas Water Development Board Approves $1,480,000 to the Lake Palo Pinto Water Supply Corporation for Water Treatment Plant... ).

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Related Topix: Palo Pinto, TX

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Reward grows for killer of pet buffalo in Palo Pinto County

A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of those who killed a pet buffalo named Precious in Palo Pinto County.

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Related Topix: Mineral Wells, TX

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Lake Country Sun

Divers recover body of teen

Heather Gwen Rudolph, mother of 15-year-old Tyler James Patton, watches fearfully as game wardens use side scanning sonar to look for her son Saturday.

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Lake Country Sun

Flash fire injures four Saturday

One Air Evac helicopter leaves from a residence on Cooper Lane Saturday as another awaits a second patient after four people suffered injuries in a flash fire that could have been caused by natural gas in a water well.

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Related Topix: Fire

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

New state park west of Fort Worth awaits funding

Residents in Strawn are hoping the long-planned Palo Pinto Mountains State Park will eventually provide a boost to the small town's economy.

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Related Topix: Strawn, TX, Palo Pinto, TX, Stephens County, TX, Texas

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Lake Country Sun

Commissioners accept Santo petition

Palo Pinto County commissioners voted to accept a petition from the Santo EMS for an election to establish Emergency Services District No.

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Related Topix: Santo, TX

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Lake Country Sun

Still no outdoor burning

Monday, Palo Pinto County commissioners took no action to lift the current 90-day burn ban.

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Related Topix: Weather

Lake Country Sun

TFT expands its venue

The new 30-foot by 40-foot stage at Texas Frontier Trails Western Heritage Park, 3099 N. Oak Ave. in Mineral Wells, will be the venue for programs such as plays, concerts and exhibitions that promote historical western events in Palo Pinto County.

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Related Topix: Texas, Mineral Wells, TX, Northern Exposure, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Barry Corbin

Lake Country Sun

Party gets loud

Palo Pinto County sheriff's deputies and Texas Department of Public Safety troopers had their hands full Saturday night with somewhere around 100 party revelers.

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Related Topix: Palo Pinto, TX

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Lake Country Sun

Taste of Palo Pinto County tasty fundraiser for MWSC

Pat Golf looks surprised as Brian Hartnett shows the door prize he won at the fifth annual Taste of Palo Pinto County, hosted by the Holiday Hills Country Club in Mineral Wells, the evening of July 14. Hartnett, a pharmacist for 20 years, said he thought it was pills or worse.

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Related Topix: Mineral Wells, TX, Palo Pinto, TX

Lake Country Sun

No change on burn ban

Palo Pinto County commissioners took no action to lift the current burn ban at a special meeting Tuesday.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Graham Leader

Area illiteracy rates below state average

This data is taken from a 2009 National Center for Education Statistics study and breaks down the percentage of adult illiteracy within eight area counties.

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Related Topix: Texas, Stephens County, TX, Starr County, TX, Randall County, TX, Amarillo, TX

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