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  1. Magnolia community to honor Harvey impacted LC-M at halftime showRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Orange Leader

    ... a video message with the district thanking Magnolia for our support in helping others recover from Harvey. Governor Abbott highlighted Magnolia ISD in his weekly newsletter Rebuild Texas . The Magnolia community is making a difference! ...

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  2. Early Voting Begins Monday For November Special ElectionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... January of this year, lawmakers approved seven joint resolutions proposing consti-tutional amendments. Governor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation in accordance with Texas Election Code calling a special election for November. Only one local race ...

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  3. Aquilla runs wild in mercy-rule win over rival Abbott, 66-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Aquilla ran and tackled with authority, and the end result was a 66-16 win by the visiting Cougars over their rival Abbott on Friday night. Jacob Felan and Zach Winder both wound up with four rushing touchdowns, and Aquilla (6-1 overall, 1-0 in ...

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  4. Abbott, Texas delegation ask Congress for hurricane relief fundsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | The Robertson County News

    Gov. Greg Abbott and members of Lone Star State's congressional delegation last week signed a letter seeking $18.7 billion in Texas-specific Hurricane Harvey relief and recovery funding in the next federal supplemental appropriations bill. Meanwhile, the Texas Department of Emergency Management Commission is working with county judges and mayors to secure funding and resources requested by those local officials John Sharp, who heads the commission, testified along with other state officials before the Texas House Appropriations Committee at a meeting in Houston last week examining recovery costs.

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  5. Abbott, Texas delegation ask Congress for hurricane reliefRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Clifton Record Online

    Gov. Greg Abbott and members of Lone Star State's congressional delegation last week signed a letter seeking $18.7 billion in Texas-specific Hurricane Harvey relief and recovery funding in the next federal supplemental appropriations bill.

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  6. Chambers is new TML presidentRead the original story

    Monday Oct 9 | Mexia Daily News

    ... meeting in Austin that occurred on March 20. She provided three quotes mentioned during the meeting. Governor Greg Abbott said, "Texas is being California-izeda As opposed to the state having to take multiple rifle-shot approaches at overriding ...

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  7. Man's Death Investigated By Hillsboro DPSRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 5 | Hillsboro Reporter

    The death of a 32-year-old Hillsboro man was investigated by the Hillsboro Department of Public Safety Criminal Investigation Unit Monday evening, October 2. Hillsboro police and Fire/Rescue were dispatched to a parking lot in the 500 block of Abbott Avenue regarding a man who was found inside of a vehicle with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Justice of the Peace Brad Henley pronounced Christopher Adam Thompson dead at the scene at 7:33 p.m. Hillsboro DPS stated in a press release that the cause of death is suspected as suicide, according to witness statements from family and friends who witnessed the incident.

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  8. New business in Greenville to create over 800 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | EParis Extra

    Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Brakebush Brothers, Inc . will build a new 315,000 square foot processing plant in Greenville, TX.

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  9. The Brief: Gov. Abbott and Houston's mayor are split on Harvey recovery fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Texas Tribune

    ... everything in between. Forward this email to friends who may want to join us. They can sign up here . - CP Gov. Greg Abbott and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner have traded a few jabs this week over when and how to spend state funds on recovery ...

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  10. Congressman Williams congratulates Abbott baseball team on House floor Read Story Aaron AlcozerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | KCEN

    Congressman Roger Williams took to the House floor Monday to recognize and congratulate the Abbott High School Baseball Team on winning their first State Championship. As a former Texas Christian University and Atlanta Braves baseball player, Rep. Williams met with the baseball team last week to present a certificate of recognition for their victory.

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  11. Central Texas Honor Roll: Week 4 footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 24 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Last week's winners were Jadrian Smith of Mexia (offense), Jekhare Hackett of Mexia (defense) and Kadyn Johnson of Abbott (six man). 15 carries for 204 yards and 4 touchdowns, 1 kick return for a 70 yard touchdown, 9 tackles, 1 forced fumble, 1 ...

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  12. The Brief: Setting the stage for Texas' next showdown over "sanctuary cities"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Texas Tribune

    Protesters march near the Riverwalk in San Antonio against Senate Bill 4, the "sanctuary cities" ban, on June 26, 2017. U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia is hearing opening arguments from Texas cities and counties challenging the measure, signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott.

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  13. George Strait to visit Rockport, TX, with Gov. Greg Abbott on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The meet and greet will take place at Ace Hardware, 2631 TX-35 BUS, in Rockport at 10 a.m. Hurricane Maria threatens Caribbean islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma and holds the chance of a direct hit on Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria threatens Caribbean islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma and holds the chance of a direct hit on Puerto Rico.

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  14. The Brief: An earthquake in Mexico has killed more than 200 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Texas Tribune

    ... Donald Trump Tuesday afternoon . "We are with you and will be there for you." Texas' top two officials, Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, were quick to put out statements too: "Mexico has been challenged by several natural disasters over ...

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  15. Volleyball roundup: Lorena, West, Crawford, Midway stay perfect in district playRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... court on Friday at home against Clifton. Morgan Claxton powered 16 kills, and the second-ranked Lady Pirates shredded Abbott, 25-9, 25-12, 25-7, to remain unblemished in District 13-2A. Crawford (28-6, 7-0) received five kills apiece from Baylee ...

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  16. Residents pack McKinney Council meeting to protest planned forced annexationRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Dallas Morning News

    The City Council is considering a plan to annex miles of adjacent land in hopes of beating a new state law that goes into effect Dec. 1. Tuesday night, property owners in the affected area were seeing red -- and wearing it, too -- as they voiced a resounding "No" to annexation at a tense council meeting. The law signed earlier this year by Gov. Greg Abbott will require voters from unincorporated areas to approve a city's request to annex them.

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  17. Late roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... Isaac Shaw ran 10 times for 98 yards and two TDs, while Johnny Escoto and Josiah Ibarra also found paydirt. AUSTIN - Abbott finished with 462 yards rushing as the Panthers defeated Hill Country Christian School of Austin to move to 2-1 on the ...

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  18. Gov. Abbott declares Sept. 12 'Hand in Hand Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    George Strait's concert will be held at the Majestic Theatre to benefit Harvey victims.

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  19. West's lessons go unheeded in CrosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... adequate backup plans. Just months after the fertilizer plant explosion in West, then-Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott ruled that state agencies could withhold such information to protect the sites from potential terrorism. Predictably, chief ...

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  20. America's Most Enjoyable Hometowns Are Where You Might Least Expect Them, According To StudyRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... innovative spirit of rural America, as well as the sense of pride their residents have for their community, including Abbott, TX; Effingham, IL; Leitchfield, KY, and Princeton, MN to start. "Through the America's Farmers Community Outreach programs, ...

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