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  1. Guest Opinion: Concerned about nuclear weapons? Here's why you should beRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Cherrill Spencer is the coordinator of the DISARM/Peace Committee of the Peninsula/Palo Alto Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. There are over 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world today, owned by nine nations; about 3,700 of them are deployed, ready to be delivered, by the USA and Russia.

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  2. Richard P. HigginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | The Greenville Sun

    Survivors include four daughters: Lisa LaPerriere and husband, Arthur, of Killen, Alabama, Melody Hansbro of Alto, Texas, Amy Smith of Lancaster, Texas, Cheryl Shrum and husband, Tony, of Red Bank; two sons: Wesley McDonald and wife, Linda, of Jasper, Indiana, Fred McDonald and wife, Nancy, of Greeneville; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. He was the son of the late Ray and Mary P. Higgins and was preceded in death by his wife: Elsie Higgins.

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  3. TeraGanix Announces Distribution Agreement With Central Garden & PetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | World News Report

    Between give-aways, publishing articles in multiple magazines, and using our network of social media, we have seen a surge in demand from retail stores." ALTO, TEXAS, USA, June 12, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- TeraGanix , Inc. is excited to announce that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Central Garden and Pet Company.

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  4. Edcouch-Elsa superintendent to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | TheMonitor.com

    ... his retirement will come without a sense of finality now that he's agreed to serve as interim superintendent in Monte Alto. Olga Chapa, board president for Monte Alto ISD, confirmed on Thursday that Rivera has been hired to serve in an interim ...

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  5. Today in History May 8, 2017Read the original story

    May 8, 2017 | The Navajo Times

    ... during France's Reign of Terror. In 1846, the first major battle of the Mexican-American War was fought at Palo Alto, Texas; U.S. forces led by Gen. Zachary Taylor were able to beat back Mexican forces. In 1958, Vice President Richard Nixon was ...

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  6. Today in History: May 8Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... during France's Reign of Terror. In 1846, the first major battle of the Mexican-American War was fought at Palo Alto, Texas; U.S. forces led by Gen. Zachary Taylor were able to beat back Mexican forces. In 1958, Vice President Richard Nixon was ...

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  7. This day in history, May 8, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... during France's Reign of Terror. In 1846, the first major battle of the Mexican-American War was fought at Palo Alto, Texas; U.S. forces led by Gen. Zachary Taylor were able to beat back Mexican forces. In 1958, Vice President Richard Nixon was ...

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  8. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... during France's Reign of Terror. In 1846, the first major battle of the Mexican-American War was fought at Palo Alto, Texas; U.S. forces led by Gen. Zachary Taylor were able to beat back Mexican forces. In 1958, Vice President Richard Nixon was ...

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  9. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Boston.com

    Birthdays: Naturalist David Attenborough is 91. Singer Toni Tennille is 77. Jazz pianist Keith Jarrett is 72. Former Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz is 66. Rockabilly singer Billy Burnette is 64. Actor David Keith is 63. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is 56. Actress Melissa Gilbert is 53. Blues singer-musician Joe Bonamassa is 40. Actor Domhnall Gleeson is 34. In 1794, Antoine Lavoisier, the father of modern chemistry, was executed on the guillotine during France's Reign of Terror. In 1846, the first major battle of the Mexican-American War was fought at Palo Alto, Texas; US forces led by General Zachary Taylor were able to beat back Mexican forces.

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  10. Today in History May 8, 2017Read the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The Navajo Times

    ... during France's Reign of Terror. In 1846, the first major battle of the Mexican-American War was fought at Palo Alto, Texas; U.S. forces led by Gen. Zachary Taylor were able to beat back Mexican forces. In 1958, Vice President Richard Nixon was ...

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  11. Grubbs, Linda AshRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... for 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, at China Spring Cemetery.Linda Lea (Ash) Grubbs was born November 17, 1941 in Alto, Texas to Bonnie and Lee Ash. She worked as a purchasing agent for M & M Mars.She was preceded in death by her husbands, Jimmy Orr ...

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  12. That a 80s show: Avedon photos less shocking, more charmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... the photos, no acrylic - that person is right there looking at you," Rohrbach said. Shirtless trucker Billy Mudd of Alto , whose piercing stare made the cover of Texas Monthly, could just as easily be driving a big rig today. Rattlesnake handler ...

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  13. Joint investigation by CCSO and Alto PD results in 2 drug arrests, seizure of meth, weed, cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A joint-investigation by the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division and the Alto Police Department resulted in a man and a woman getting arrested on a variety of drug-related charges early Friday morning. After numerous law enforcement agencies joined forces a search warrant was served on the man and woman's Alto home, authorities seized methamphetamine, marijuana, cash, and various items of drug paraphernalia.

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  14. Traditional Irish Music Superstars ALTAN Come to Spencer TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Altan (the group's name was taken from a deep and mysterious lake behind Errigal Mountain in Donegal) arrives to the Alto hall fresh in their vision of bringing the vibrant beauty of traditional music with unexpected twists & kicks! Celebrate good ...

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  15. $17.6M Hwy 69 improvements set to begin in WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... two major hurricane evacuations in the last 11 years. In the last few years, Cherokee County has worked with Wells, Alto, Rusk, Jacksonville, The East Texas Council of Governments, TxDot and the USDA to secure the financing for the project mainly ...

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  16. The Five Irish Tenors Sterling Vocalists on First North American TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 12 p.m.(noon). Sponsored in-part by New Mexico Arts. The Spencer Theater is at 108 Spencer Road, Airport Highway 220, Alto, NM. Business hours are 9 a.m-5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For tickets or information call (575) 336-4800 or toll free at ...

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  17. Head Football Coach at Chapel Hill heading to ConverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... as hired in March 2009. Chapel Hill was his first head coaching job. Prior to Chapel Hill, he was an assistant coach at Alto and Jacksonville High School. Sitton is a native of Cushing and a 1995 graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University.

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  18. Pastor reports a burning cross outside historic African-American churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Fox News

    The pastor of a historic African-American church in East Texas says he was alarmed to see four tree limbs formed into the shape of a cross set on fire outside his church early Sunday morning. When Pastor Bill Burton of St. Thomas AME Church discovered the burning makeshift cross on the grounds of the Alto, Texas, church that's over 100 years old, he said it brought back memories of cross burnings outside black churches in the 1960s, CBS19 reported on Tuesday.

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  19. The 25 Things You Must Do in Dallas This FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | D Magazine

    ... opposed to romanticized images of cowboys and sweeping plains-are back on display at the museum. Billy Mudd, trucker, Alto, Texas, 5/7/81, 1981. Photo by Richard Avedon courtesy of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. If you want to know what the ...

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  20. Authorities investigating vandalism at Alto churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A case of vandalism is being investigated at a Cherokee County Church over the weekend that involved what the pastor believes to be a burnt cross on the property. According to St. Thomas AME Church Pastor Billy Burton, a church member showed up Sunday morning to unlock the building located off of State Highway 21 west of Alto and noticed the damage.

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