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  1. FFA Students Advance To Area In LDERead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... of Tracie Griffin, Jessica Morales, Sinkule and Yadhira Soria came in first place in Greenhand Quiz. Grandview and Abbott were also well represented at the contest. Grandview placed first in team Greenhand Chapter Conducting. Members included Lacy ...

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  2. Lifestyle briefs -- Published Nov. 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | RecordNET

    Willie Nelson, the grandly grizzled guru of traditional country music, returns to Stockton for a Feb. 3 show at the Bob Hope Theatre. The 81-year-old native of Abbott, Texas, having released a 2013 album and 100 total during his 54-year career, never slows down.

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  3. Want to know dangerous chemicals near your house? Good luck, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock residents can know the dangerous chemicals used and stored within the city that must be reported to the fire department, they just can't know where, according to a recent Texas attorney general opinion. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott's office said in response to an Avalanche-Journal public information request that the city must release an inventory list of hazardous chemicals companies are required to report to the state and local fire departments, with the business name and address redacted.

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  4. Missing Man's Whereabouts Still UnknownRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... indicated that Terry's sport-utility vehicle was found abandoned Saturday evening, October 18, on HCR 2346 west of Abbott. Since finding the vehicle, the area surrounding it have been combed over for evidence, according to Cox. The sheriff's office ...

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  5. Abbott: Jobs, education, border to top priorities listRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    The morning after being elected the 48th governor of Texas by a decisive margin, state Attorney General Greg Abbott said he is ready to begin tackling the issues he and the Legislature will face when lawmakers return to session in mid-January. "The people of Texas elected me to do a job and we begin working on that job today," Abbott said at a Wednesday news conference.

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  6. Fresh from election night victory, Abbott discusses plans as governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Daily Texan

    Governor-elect Greg Abbott reiterated points from his campaign platform and discussed upcoming meetings at a media briefing Wednesday morning. "It is an honor to have been elected governor of the state of Texas, but, as I told people last night, it's time to put the election behind us and begin the process of getting to work, and that is exactly what we are doing," Abbott said.

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  7. Abbott campaign pulls back curtain on strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Chron

    Texas Attorney General and Republican candidate for governor Greg Abbott waves to the crowd after his victory speech Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Austin, Texas. Abbott defeated Democrat Wendy Davis to win the race for Texas governor.

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  8. Statewide, nothing was too close to callRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... race, the statewide totals looked like this: With more than 2.5 million votes counted, Attorney General Greg Abbott led State Senator Wendy Davis by a 59-to-39 percent margin in the race for Governor. State Senator Dan Patrick had 58.2 percent ...

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  9. Greg Abbott celebrates his victory over Wendy Davis on Nov. 4, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Texas Tribune

    ... all but invisible in the wake of the red political wind that swept the state. According to exit polling from CNN, Abbott had majorities among men, women and Anglo voters, while Davis prevailed among minority voters. "And whatever they were doing at ...

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  10. Wendy Davis thanks supportersRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Wendy Davis thanks supporters State Senator Wendy Davis gave an emotional concession speech Tuesday night after an early defeat Check out this story on WFAA.com: Texas Sen. Wendy Davis lost her gubernatorial bid Tuesday night but praised her opponent, Attorney General Greg Abbott. News 8's Jim Douglas has more.

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  11. Dan Patrick elected Texas lieutenant governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Click2Houston

    ... WORLD. WE ARE THE FAITH-BASED STATE IN MY HEART IN THE WORLD. WE RAN A CAMPAIGN OF CLARITY, OF BOLD ISSUES. WITH GREG ABBOTT, WE'VE ALREADY BEEN WORKING ON OUR PLANS TO SECURE THE BORDER. TO LOWER YOUR PROPERTY TAXES, TO HAVE THE BEST EDUCATIONAL ...

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  12. NBC Projects Greg Abbott to be Next Texas GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | KCEN

    ... arms of donors and into the gubernatorial race. But Davis failed to make any definitive move against challenger Greg Abbott, Texas' Attorney General. Abbott continuously led in the polls throughout the race and polled ahead of Davis by an average of ...

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  13. Abbott Projected to Win Texas Gov Race, Defeating Wendy DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... arms of donors and into the gubernatorial race. But Davis failed to make any definitive move against challenger Greg Abbott, Texas' Attorney General. Abbott continuously led in the polls throughout the race and polled ahead of Davis by an average of ...

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  14. Anemic Texas Voter Turnout Is A Perfect Halloween Horror StoryRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... redux, I-shot-the-sheriff-guns-and-all. This is not hyperbole...it's real. If you don't believe it, take a look at an Abbott political ad in March, 2013. He remarks, "Two things every American should know how to use, guns and the Bible. Neither of ...

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  15. Your Turn: Oct. 29Read the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... best-selling books are just packed with uncomfortable facts the global warming culture hates to see printed. As for Abbott, remember it is OK to be a skeptic about many things, including changing climate. Please quit badgering this candidate. The ...

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  16. The Cost of Driving to an AbortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... or because there aren't enough hospitals in their vicinity. In response to the Supreme Court's recent move, Greg Abbott, Texas' attorney general and the state's Republican candidate for governor, defended the law by saying that "it is undisputed ...

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  17. Willie Nelson and Sister Bobbie Team for 'December Day' AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | RollingStone

    Willie Nelson and his sister and Family bandmate Bobbie Nelson will release December Day , the first installment of the archival series, Willie's Stash , December 2nd on Legacy Recordings. Willie and Bobbie, who grew up in Abbott, Texas, first learned to read music and play instruments as pre-teens, taught by their grandparents.

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  18. Search Continues For Missing ManRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Hillsboro Reporter

    The Hill County Sheriff's Office and other area agencies continued their search for a missing Carl's Corner resident Tuesday, October 21. Sheriff Michael Cox said that 30-year-old John Christopher Terry was reported missing Friday evening, October 17. He was last seen Friday morning at a business in south Hillsboro. Reports indicated that Terry's sport-utility vehicle was found abandoned Saturday evening, October 18, on HCR 2346 west of Abbott.

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  19. Editorial: Voter fraud is old, rottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    ... problem. "Voter fraud is real. It must be stopped," Texas Attorney General and GOP gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott said during a recent visit to Amarillo. In contrast to those (mainly Democrats) who contend there is no fraud in the voting ...

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  20. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | KCEN

    On Saturday, the Hill County Sheriff's Office received a call about an abandoned vehicle at HCR 2346 in Abbott. After an investigation, police contacted Terry's family.

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