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16 hrs ago | Guns and Ammo

Texas Governor Rick Perry Welcomes Texas International Firearms Festival

Texas Governor Rick Perry is publicly welcoming the Texas International Firearms Festival to Austin, Texas, on Nov. 8-9, 2014.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Country

Yesterday | The Reminder

Lonestar Returning to Headline Festival

They're back! The popular country group Lonestar will headline this year's 36th Annual Deerfield Township Harvest Festival set for Oct. 10-12 on the grounds of Frank LoBiondo, Sr. Park on Morton Avenue, next to the Rosenhayn Fire Hall.


Related Topix: Country, Rosenhayn, NJ

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Post and Courier

Border neglect's costly fallout

Responsibility for national border security legally - and logically - belongs to the national government.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, Immigration Reform, Country, US News

The Daily Caller

Stories from the Battlefield: Son Of Texas Killed In Gaza

The stories tell us, and historians apparently agree, that Texans have a history of extraordinary bravery.


Related Topix: World News, Country, US News, Conservative Political News

Washington Examiner

Has Texas Gov. Rick Perry thrown down the gauntlet to Obama on immigration?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is sending up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Lone Star State's border with Mexico in an attempt to contain the flood of illegal immigrants entering the U.S. Perry can do this because under the Constitution , state governors are the commanders in chief of the guard, which is the modern equivalent of colonel militias.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Immigration Reform, Country, US News, Illegal Immigration

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Norwell-based Bluestone Energy expands to Texas, adds new execs

Bluestone Energy Services LLC plans to gain traction in the Lone Star state with its new office in Forth Worth, Texas.


Related Topix: Bluestone Energy, Country, Williamsville, NY, Marketing

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Markets Live: Shares wobble higher

A weaker iron ore price has weighed on mining stocks but some strength among the banks has helped shares move higher.


Related Topix: Country, Housing

The Times

Shreveport WHO?

Ask photographer Neil Johnson about Shreveport's identity as a city and he says: "Shreveport is where the South meets the West."


Related Topix: Shreveport, LA, Louisiana, Country, Plain Dealing, LA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Free Republic

Texas may have it all, but they won’t get Santa Anna’s leg -

Well, to be precise, Mexican Gen. Antonio Lpez de Santa Anna's leg. A group of Illinois soldiers stole it fair and square - back in 1845.


Related Topix: Texas, Santa Anna, TX, Country

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Hispanic Business

Factory productivity offsets job losses

But thanks to soaring productivity and clusters of high-tech companies, the state remains the country's biggest manufacturing powerhouse, with the value added by its industries growing at twice the national rate.


Related Topix: Computers, Country

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Don't miss Texas native, Sarah Jaffe at Slim's tonight

Hailing from the Lone Star state, Sarah Jaffe bears a voice caked with a moody intensity that evokes dusky desert skies in the manner only an acoustic singer/songwriter can.


Related Topix: Country, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

WLS-AM Chicago

Bipartisan Duo from Texas Takes Lead to Fix Border Crisis

A bipartisan duo of lawmakers from the Lone Star State have joined forces to present a Texas-style solution to the nation's border crisis.


Related Topix: US Politics, Henry Cuellar, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Immigration Reform, Country, Prison


Lonestar to play 'Under the Stars'

Wells Fargo Amphitheater, Misericordia University . $20 lawn ; $35 amphitheater seating.


Related Topix: Country, John Rich, Garland, TX, Big & Rich

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Border crisis could last a long time

As we try to grasp the enormity of the crisis involving at least 57,000 unaccompanied minors from Central America who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border looking for safe haven, Americans should stop casting blame and be realistic.


Related Topix: Prison, Texas Government, Texas, Family, Kids, Rick Perry, US Governors, Country, US News, Opinion

Sun Jul 13, 2014


10 Uncommitted College Football Recruits Sure to Stay in-State

Summer is in full swing, which means uncommitted recruits will see their recruitment only heat up even more.


Related Topix: Texas, Country

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Off the Kuff

We don't need no (sex) education

In Texas and across the country, the rate of teenage births has declined significantly since its peak in 1991.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Family, Teenagers, Country, Human Sexuality, Rick Perry, US Governors


Top 10 State Fairs in the U.S.

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Country, Life, Holidays, Thanksgiving, Recreational Vehicle, Bison, Honey

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Roll Call

HOH: Getting to the Meat of the Matter in Texas

From the looks of things on social media, folks in the Lone Star State can't quite figure out exactly what they should be stuffing their faces with.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Steve Stockman, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ruben Hinojosa, Democrat, Texas, Country, Corpus Christi, TX

Business Journal

Oil-and-gas activity leads Texas to another year of industrial job growth

Workers on a drilling rig in South Texas' Eagle Ford Shale formation. Oil and gas extraction activity has pushed Texas' manufacturing job growth up 2.5 percent from a year ago.


Related Topix: Texas, San Antonio, TX, Country


Digital Outlets Help Fill Statehouse Ranks As Newspapers Retrench

The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit news outlet launched in 2009, now boasts the largest statehouse bureau in the Lone Star State at 15 full-time staffers.


Related Topix: Texas, Country