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  1. Feds call for judge to disband police in polygamous townsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 29 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... case. The government is also asking a judge to assign an independent monitor to watch over municipal staff in Colorado City, Arizona, and Hildale, Utah, and have access to city meetings and documents. "It's exactly what needs to happen," said ...

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  2. Petition asks for graduation chair to honor Mark YsasagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... denied: When I met with school administration to ask if it would be possible to do something similar to what Colorado City did to remember Hailey Dunn, a student there who was also abducted and murdered, I was told LISD would not allow any sort of ...

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  3. Viral petition denied: LISD says no chair for Mark YsasagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... class. When I met with school administration to ask if it would be possible to do something similar to what Colorado City did to remember Hailey Dunn, a student there who was also abducted and murdered, I was told LISD would not allow any sort of ...

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  4. Hurricane newsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | New Albany Gazette

    Traveling along I-40 west last week gave a glimpse into the Americana of the historic Route 66 and portions of the Chisholm Trail that intersected at various towns in the Great Plains of Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle, and down to I-20 west to Colorado City, Texas, a town that was settled by the homesteaders of the GTT migration. The blue bonnets, the Indian paintbrush, the primroses, and the small sunflowers were blooming beautifully due to recent spring rainstorms that also brought hail to the region varying from marble to grapefruit sizes.

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  5. Kathleen LarsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 16 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... was preceded in death by her parents. Kathleen is survived by her husband, John Larson of Colorado City; son Matthew Fox of Bridgeport; grandson Korbin Fox of Bridgeport; sisters Sharon Boedges, Mary Anderson, Donna Watkins and Lisa Mayer; ...

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  6. When it comes to wind power, see all the ways Texas blows away other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | Dallas Morning News

    Wind turbines are viewed at a wind farm on January 21, 2016 in Colorado City, Texas. The American Wind Energy Association just issued its annual report for 2015.

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  7. Colorado City teen dies from injuries in rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | Valley Morning Star

    ... of St. George reports ( http://bit.ly/1qEzH4u ) that a pickup truck rolled over on a dirt road just outside Colorado City, Arizona on Thursday around 6:20 a.m. Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we'll help by giving you lots of tips and ...

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  8. Colorado, Roscoe Collegiate ISDs offering students new opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... Angelo State University, the goal is to develop a pilot program to use drones to inspect windmill blades. In Colorado City, Superintendent Reggy Spencer said about $1 million of an overall $29.9 million bond was devoted to upgrading fine arts class ...

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  9. Two killed in morning fire at Lake Colorado CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    According to the Mitchell County Sheriff's Office, they received a 911 call just after 4:30 a.m. Thursday morning reporting the house fire. Authorities said a family of five were in the home at the time of the fire but the mother and brother were found dead inside the home.

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  10. Coroner IDs man shot to death by troopers in Colorado CityRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... rado Bureau of Investigation says troopers pulled Gonzalez and his female passenger over near a gas station in Colorado City on Thursday night. Troopers say Gonzalez then fled on foot, stole a nearby vehicle and accelerated toward them.

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  11. CBI: Man shot, killed as he accelerated toward troopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... Bureau of Investigation says troopers pulled the man and his female passenger over near a gas station in Colorado City on Thursday night. The man, whose name has not been released, fled on foot and stole a nearby vehicle. Troopers with the Colorado ...

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  12. Col. Joe Tom HaneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Mexia Daily News

    ... from this earth into life eternal on March 9, 2016. He was born to Clyde Theodore and Vista Mae Mahan Haney in Colorado City, on Aug. 19, 1927, and was destined to become a musician. His paternal grandfather organized and played in community bands ...

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  13. Former MHS band director Joe Tom Haney diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Mexia Daily News

    Col. Joe Tom Haney, who left a legacy of excellence with the Mexia High School Band starting in the 1950s before moving on to an illustrious career as band director at Texas A&M University, died Wednesday at the age of 88. He was born Aug. 19, 1927 in Colorado City, the son of Clyde and Vista Mae Haney. His paternal grandfather organized and played in community bands in Clyde and Baird; his father and aunt sang duets on the radio; and his mother was a piano teacher.

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  14. Polygamous towns discriminated against nonbelievers, jury saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    Civil rights trial marks one of boldest efforts by the government to confront what critics have long said was a corrupt regime Onlookers watch Sept. 15, 2015, as crews clear mud and debris from a road following a flash flood in Colorado City, Ariz.

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  15. Jury deliberations start at trial against 2 polygamous townsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    A federal attorney argued Wednesday that officials in two Arizona and Utah cities routinely took orders from the leaders of a polygamous sect about who to appoint to government jobs in the communities where people were sometimes arrested on trumped-up charges after they left the church. "How did we get to this in the United States of America?" Justice Department attorney Sean Keveney asked jurors during his closing argument at the civil rights trial involving Colorado City, Arizona, and Hildale, Utah.

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  16. Jurors hear arguments at trial against polygamous citiesRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | KAUZ

    Officials from two communities in Arizona and Utah held closed-door meetings in which they routinely took orders from the leaders of a polygamous sect about whom to appoint to government jobs, a U.S. Justice Department lawyer said during closing arguments Wednesday at a trial in which the cities are accused of doing the church's bidding. Officials in Colorado City, Arizona, and Hildale, Utah, would then rubber-stamp decisions that had already been made by leaders from the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Justice Department attorney Sean Keveney said.

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  17. Foster Jr., EdwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Marion Star

    Edward R. "Eddie" Foster Jr. PLANT CITY: Edward "Eddie" R, 65, of Plant City, Florida, died on February 25, 2016, and the glory of God reigned down on us as Eddie made his journey home to be with our Lord and Savior. Eddie was born on November 20, 1950 in Colorado City, Texas, to Edward R Foster, Sr. and Lois C. Foster.

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  18. Voices of Valor: Horace FowlerRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... in 1925, traveling wherever his father, a farmer, could rent land. During the Dust Bowl, his family lived in Colorado City where they often had to stay inside until the storms subsided. His mother would cover the food with a sheet, but it didn't ...

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  19. Wall Boys Move On to Regional QuartersRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2016 | KKSA-AM San Angelo

    The Wall Hawks survived and advanced in the area round of the playoffs last night as Hawks held off Brady 53-50. Wall boys basketball advances to the regional quarterfinals, the third round of the playoffs, and they'll play next Tuesday against either Colorado City or Early.

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  20. Bobcats Open Playoffs Against Arlington Martin TonightRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | KKSA-AM San Angelo

    ... the playoffs include TLC Academy taking on Reagan County at 8pm in Big Spring. The Ballinger Bearcats versus Colorado City from Babe Didrikson Gym at Central HS. Miles battles Stamford at 6pm in Merkel while Christoval faces Anson at 7pm in Coleman.

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