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  1. Astros draftee recalls witnessing Billy Wagner closing at Minute Maid ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Houston Chronicle

    Growing up in nearby College Station, righthander Riley Ferrell followed the Astros closely and often drove down to Houston to throw bullpen sessions with the Houston Heat travel team. The Astros' third-round pick, 79th overall, played on the Houston Heat with Hall of Famer Craig Biggio's sons, Conor and Cavan.

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  2. Harris County pursuing bond proposal to meet growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Chron

    Construction vehicles, towering piles of dirt and traffic cones are common sights for residents along the northern edge of Harris County, as new housing developments and roads seem to take shape in the blink of an eye. Ana Valdez , 25, has been a firsthand witness to this explosive growth in her Cypress Creek community since she was a child.

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  3. Texas A&M celebrates life of Heisman Trophy winner John David CrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Houston Chronicle

    R.C. Slocum always drew comfort from attending Southwest Conference meetings with his athletic director, John David Crow, in the early 1990s. "Knowing my athletic director was the toughest guy at the table," Slocum said with a smile Tuesday.

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  4. Highlanders hope to fine-tune gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Houston Chronicle

    The team plays in its final state qualifying tournament Friday at Cinco Ranch and the Division I state tourney is set for July 10-11 in College Station. The Highlanders clinched their 16th trip to state at their own tournament for the fourth consecutive year, beating Cy-Fair 42-20 in the final June 5 after knocking off Cinco Ranch in the semifinals.

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  5. A celebration of life for legendary John David Crow set for 2 p.m. Tuesday at Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Houston Chronicle

    Texas A&M will celebrate the immense life of John David Crow at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Reed Arena. The public is invited.

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  6. Texas A&M opens season in prime time on ESPN; 1st 3 game times announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Houston Chronicle

    Texas A&M will start off its season with a couple of prime-time games, including celebrating the opening of a redeveloped Kyle Field, before a mid-September contest likely requiring plenty of hydration for players and fans alike. The Aggies open their season on Sept.

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  7. A&M chancellor John Sharp takes not-so-subtle dig at Texasa alcohol salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Houston Chronicle

    It didn't take long for Texas A&M chancellor John Sharp to respond to that Thursday, via College Station sports talk show host Gabe Bock: A&M chancellor Sharp on alcohol at events: "Our athletic program has not reached the point where we require the numbing effects of alcohol."

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  8. Aggies react to news of Heisman Trophy winner John David Crow's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Houston Chronicle

    John David Crow, pictured here with 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel, was a fixture around the A&M athletic department. Texas A&M's John David Crow, the 1957 Heisman Trophy winner, is pictured in August 2013 with the trophy at his College Station home.

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  9. John David Crow, Texas A&M's first Heisman winner, dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Houston Chronicle

    Texas A&M's John David Crow, the 1957 Heisman Trophy winner, is pictured in August 2013 with the trophy at his College Station home. Crow died Wednesday night at age 1979.

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  10. Texas A&M Heisman Trophy winner John David Crow dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Houston Chronicle

    Texas A&M's first Heisman Trophy winner, John David Crow, has died at the age of 79, his family has confirmed. The cause of his death on Wednesday night has not been released.

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  11. TS Bill moving inland from Victoria, should threaten Brazos Valley tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Houston Chronicle

    Now well inland, Tropical Storm Bill continues to weaken, and is likely to become a depression during the next 12 hours as it moves north from Victoria toward Austin and then Fort Worth. Although there have been some wind gusts near 60 mph reported in the vicinity of Matagorda Bay, the primary threat from this storm remains inland flooding and isolated tornadoes.

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  12. Draft Day 2: Astros start with TCU pitcher Riley FerrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Houston Chronicle

    For the season, Ferrell had 14 saves in 30 games and 45 strikeouts in 28 innings out of the bullpen. But the All-American closer struggled in the Frogs' 16-inning win over A&M in the Super Regionals on Monday.

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  13. R. Bowen Loftin -- Texas A&M University president 2010 school photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Houston Chronicle

    R. Bowen Loftin, Texas A&M's outgoing university president in 2014, received a compensation packaging totaling more than $1 million as he left the College Station campus. Those earnings made him the second-highest compensated president in the U.S. in 2014, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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  14. Texas A&Ma s Tyler Stubblefield: a My arm is feeling good and healthya for Aggiesa biggest gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Houston Chronicle

    The fact that Texas A&M pitcher Tyler Stubblefield is even pitching at all this season is incredible to just about anyone not named Tyler Stubblefield. But when he tore his ACL in his left knee days before the start of the season during an intrasquad game, Stubblefield set his mind to helping out his team this year.

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  15. Texas A&M outlasts TCU in 10 innings, forces deciding Game 3 in super regionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Houston Chronicle

    The lone NCAA tournament super regional in the state is coming down to a final game, with a berth in the College World Series on the line for a couple of Texas schools. Texas A&M, behind a gem from starter Matt Kent and a game-winning sacrifice fly by Blake Allemand in the 10th inning, defeated TCU 2-1 on Sunday afternoon at Lupton Stadium.

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  16. TCU roughs up Texas A&M in NCAA super regional openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Houston Chronicle

    TCU, in a tenacious offensive effort all Saturday afternoon, defeated Texas A&M 13-4 in a packed Lupton Stadium, in striking first in an NCAA tournament super regional. The teams meet again starting 1:15 p.m. Sunday in Lupton, and should the Horned Frogs prevail again they'll play in their third College World Series in six seasons.

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  17. Shooting death of a 19-year-old in College Station started with a fight over beer pong rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Houston Chronicle

    Lacie LaRose in a picture posted to Facebook on April 24, nine days before her death at a College Station party. Ronald McNeil was arrested in May for the shooting death of 19-year-old Lacie LaRose, who was a bystander at a party where McNeil opened fire after an argument about beer pong.

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  18. Tomball brings experience to bear on bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Houston Chronicle

    The Cougars fell in the area playoffs last year after winning a state crown in 2013, but a sweep of Crosby in the Region III-5A semis last week has them in position to make another trip to Round Rock. "We're not as talented as we were two years ago when we won state, but we still have some talent, so it was just a matter of getting hot," coach Doug Rush said.

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  19. Cougars, Wildcats in each other's wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Houston Chronicle

    Tomball Memorial shortstop Gavin Shukanes turns a double play during the Magnolia at Tomball Memorial baseball game. Photograph by David Hopper The two Tomball ISD sister schools meet in the baseball playoffs for the first time this week, and the stakes include the Region III-5A championship and a trip to the UIL baseball state tournament.

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  20. Texas A&M turns to Kent; Cal to Jefferies in NCAA tournament regional finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | Houston Chronicle

    Texas A&M and California are turning to a couple of familiar faces in the NCAA tournament regional finale on Monday night at Blue Bell Park - as each pitcher already has thrown seven innings in the postseason. The Aggies will start with lefthander Matt Kent, who pitched seven innings in A&M's 5-0 victory over Texas Southern on Friday night.

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