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  1. 10th Court of Appeals justice to retire mid-termRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... years remaining on his six-year term. Scoggins plans to leave office in January and said he wants to give Gov. Greg Abbott time to appoint his successor by announcing his retirement in September. Three people, including a state district judge, ...

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  2. Hillsboro Homecoming Parade, Activities PlannedRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... for homecoming weekend. Saturday activities will get underway at the Hillsboro High School cafeteria, located at 1600 Abbott Avenue. Alumni will gather and enjoy coffee and visiting at 9 a.m., and a luncheon will follow around noon. A business ...

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  3. 10th Court of Appeals justice to retire mid-termRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... years remaining on his six-year term. Scoggins plans to leave office in January and said he wants to give Gov. Greg Abbott time to appoint his successor by announcing his retirement in September. Three people, including a state district judge, ...

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  4. University of North Texas professor stresses context in outrage over Alamo curriculum standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... because heroic is a "values-based" word, but state lawmakers blasted the proposed changes on Twitter. Gov. Greg Abbott said the deletions were the latest attempt of "political correctness in our schools." Land Commissioner George P. Bush, who has ...

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  5. Controversy over 'heroic' Alamo defenders goes to State Board of Education todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Chron

    ... at least 80 people who signed up to speak about the matter, but it will not take any action until November. Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick criticized the proposed changes as "political correctness." Land Commissioner George P. Bush, who ...

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  6. HHS Ex-Students Plan Weekend Activities, Announce HonoreesRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 9 | Hillsboro Reporter

    The Hillsboro High School Ex-Students Association is planning weekend homecoming activities for Saturday, September 15, and individual classes are also making plans for homecoming weekend. Saturday activities will get underway at the Hillsboro High School cafeteria, located at 1600 Abbott Avenue.

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  7. Gov. Greg Abbott warns Texas education board of "political correctness" over Alamo history standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    " Gov. Greg Abbott warns Texas education board of "political correctness" over Alamo history standards " was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans - and engages with them - about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues. That's a question that the State Board of Education will likely take up during hearings next week, as it considers recommended changes to the state's seventh-grade history curriculum standards.

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  8. Continue reading Don't call the Alamo's defenders 'heroic,' Texas school curriculum panel urgesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 7 | Dallas Morning News

    A panel advising the State Board of Education on what seventh graders should learn in their social studies courses has urged deleting the label "heroic" from a curriculum standard about the Alamo's defenders. The proposed tweak to a directive about what teachers should teach about Texas history and the state's most iconic battle infuriated several state politicians, including Gov. Greg Abbott, who characterized the nonbinding advice as political correctness run amok.

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  9. Latest Poll Shows Tight Race for Texas Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | NBC Dallas

    ... Wednesday, while Paxton was in Collin County Monday attending a statewide Republican rally. Paxton, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) all spoke. "I want to thank you guys for giving me the opportunity that I have had over the last ...

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  10. Governors to attend launch of group aimed at attracting jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | Texarkana Gazette

    Tuesday's joint appearance of the governors of Arkansas and Texas will be the first in the Texarkana area since 1986, and organizers say it will mark a new beginning for the regional economy. Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott will speak at a downtown event launching AR-TX Regional Economic Development Incorporation, a new organization that aims to bring businesses and jobs to both sides of the state line.

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  11. A Year After Harvey, Orrick Public Finance Lawyers Help Prevent Future Flooding in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Law.com

    ... said Todd Brewer, an Orrick public finance partner who also worked on the project. Collie said that after Gov. Greg Abbott on May 7 approved the Aug. 25 special bond election, Orrick started working with the West Houston Association, a regional ...

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  12. Some downtown roads will be closed during governors' visit Monday, TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Texarkana Gazette

    A joint appearance by the governors of Arkansas and Texas will cause road closures Monday and Tuesday downtown, police are warning. Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott will speak at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the downtown courthouse and post office, as part of a launch event for AR-TX REDI, a new regional economic development organization.

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  13. Annual Westfest Events Set For This WeekendRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 30 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... Collage, Capone's, Village Bakery and Sykora Family Ford. Other area sponsors include: Jana Nors Real Estate - Abbott, Big Daddy's Wrecker Service - Hillsboro, Buckshot Furniture & Accessories - Whitney, The Feed Store in Hubbard, HILCO Electric ...

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  14. See You There: Economic development initiative brings Arkansas and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... will have just one source to deal with for all their needs. The kickoff event will be 3 p.m. Tuesday with Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas and Gov. Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas front and center. This will be the first time in three decades governors from ...

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  15. Thomas, Jeremiah FlipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... A Wish went viral as well. Instead of going to Disney World or meeting a celebrity, Jeremiah asked to meet with Gov. Abbott to discuss a bill of abolition in Texas. Though Make a Wish could not make it happen, it happened anyway. His talk with Gov. ...

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  16. Texas DaybookRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... or sales rep about access to AP Planner, or visit http://applanner.com. Friday, Aug. 24 11:00 AM Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Secretary of the Army Mark Esper join U.S. Army officials and state and local leaders for the U.S. Army Futures Command ...

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  17. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott gives guns up during his Lubbock visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Amid controversy surrounding Texas Tech University System's Chancellor Bob Duncan's surprise retirement announcement, Governor Greg Abbott began his interview with a statement on Duncan's character. "I have great respect and admiration for a longtime friend of mine and that is Robert Duncan.

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  18. Twitter reacts to Vice President Pencea s visit to the Coastal BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... this morning as Pence heads to Rockport. YZ : @Skewed_up pic.twitter.com/K6R1UnduKE VP Pence and Governor Greg Abbott here at First Baptist Rockport, TX speaking on 1st anniversary of Harvey and visiting our precious town today. #hurricane ...

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  19. Teachers should get raises, says Gov. Greg Abbott, but Texas should...Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    ... - in the midst of possibly retooling the state's school funding system - lay in Dallas Independent School District. Abbott held a closed-door round table discussion with a dozen DISD teachers and administrators, as well as Texas Education ...

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  20. Ross Ramsey: What would Pa Ferguson do? What would Ma do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    For a governor who wants to be known for beefing up ethics in state government, Greg Abbott is chewing a hole in administrative law big enough to park an armored car. It's not like he needs to do this: Abbott is the most prolific fundraiser in Texas political history.

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