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  1. BOO BashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Times Post

    Expect to encounter a witch or two in downtown Houston Friday as the Chickasaw Development Foundation and Houston Business Group will once again host BOO Bash. Businesses in Houston will start treating kids in costumes with candy beginning 5 p.m. and the celebration will last until about 6:30 or until the candy runs out.

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  2. Floyd Ingram: Houston isn't a bad place to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Times Post

    ... But then again it could be just a bunch of teenagers trying to break the boredom of growing up in little ole Houston. Yes, my parents let me dress up and go beg for candy. I let my boys make the rounds of the neighborhood and I even enjoy the loot ...

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  3. Houston eyes playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Times Post

    ... a number of questionable calls by officials. "This was not a pretty win, but our guys held on and got the win," said Houston football coach William Cook. "Brandon's injury was a big loss for our guys. They block for him and he runs hard for them." ...

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  4. Number 1Read the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Times Post

    ... relationships with local advertisers. Unlike television stations that roll into town to drag up the dirt on Houston and leave, we have a local office and our employees go to school and church with you and have developed a reputation for spelling it ...

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  5. Sweater drive underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Times Post

    The first hint of fall has leaves turning and many children and elderly pondering what they will do when cold weather gets here in a few short weeks. New Hope United Methodist Church in Houston, will be holding its Second Annual Coat and Sweater Drive and the church and community are urged to participate.

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  6. McClain earns Sonic's Hall of Fame awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Times Post

    Sonic Drive-In, the nation's largest chain of drive-in restaurants, presented the Troy Smith Hall of Fame Award to respected franchisee Buddy McClain, chief executive officer of MVP Sonics at the 2014 Sonic National Convention in New Orleans. Ronald McClain is a native of Houston, Miss., and has won numerous Sonic awards starting with the Turnaround Operator of the Year Award, Chain Leader/Multi-Unit Operator of the Year, and the Mason Development Award.

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  7. Art in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Times Post

    Stephenson was at the mini park next to City Hall in downtown Houston Friday for Art in the Park, the annual event that sees artists from the TK Martin Center for Technology and Disability at Mississippi State University exhibit their work. "The people of Houston are like family for me," said Stephenson, who is confined to a wheelchair.

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  8. Antique car show is Oct. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Times Post

    Local hot rod and antique enthusiasts motored into Houston from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, for the first Cruzin' Houston held on the Square, with vehicles of all descriptions makes and models on display to the public. "I bought this car from my daddy," said Hannah Branson, who drives a 1975 Dodge Duster.

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  9. Crash ruptures gas line, injures two near HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Newms360.com

    A three-vehicle accident broke open a natural gas line on Highway 8 west of Houston on Friday morning, snarling traffic and hurting two people. The accident saw a natural gas regulator in the right-of-way sheared off at its base and natural gas spewing into the air.

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  10. Sticks and stones . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Times Post

    She watched me grow up and remembers when I threw papers in a sleepy little Southern town called West Point. She was the first person to call me by my nick-name and welcome me to Houston.

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  11. Houston investigates racial slurRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Times Post

    A parent appeared before the Houston School District Board of Trustees asking for details in their investigation into an alleged racial slur by a school bus driver recently. Trustees looked around the room and at each other but made no comment Tuesday Oct. 14, as Aretha Bray said a racial slur was directed at her 12-year-old son on a Houston school bus on Wednesday the previous week.

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  12. Religious freedom is no longer free in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The city of Houston has rephrased a subpoena, which originally asked five area pastors to hand over sermons, after backlash from religious groups. Forty four years in the ministry in what has always been considered the freest nation on earth and it comes down to one activist Mayor trying to press her social and cultural agenda on the city of Houston through intimidation of pastors.

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  13. Sampling History: Mississippi Methodists recover rare, lost volumes of early historical workRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... they were discovered in good condition, very legible and required little conservation. Donors are Henry Scott of Houston, Miss., and Rosemary Scott Ainsworth of Cleveland, Miss. McIntosh and her staff digitized and transcribed each page. Dr. Walter ...

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  14. Houston clicks on all cylindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Times Post

    The Hilltoppers put together four quarters of football and walked out of the stadium winners as they downed Leake Central, 23-20 in a key district matchup Friday night. Houston running back Brandon Townsend went over 1,000-yards on the year, place kicker Wes Parker kicked a 34-yard field goal and defense repeatedly rose to the occasion to stop the Gators.

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  15. Lady Hilltoppers stopped by AmoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Times Post

    ... won the second 9-4, but fell 12-2 in the third contest. "Amory is a very good team and they hit the ball well," said Houston softball coach Jeffrey Mann. "They jumped on us early in both the games they won and we didn't hit well in either of those ...

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  16. Public wants access to school facilitiesRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Times Post

    A group of taxpayers feel they should be allowed to use Houston School District facilities for athletic events and private ceremonies and they met with trustees last week to voice their concerns. The Houston Chargers came before board seeking to use the Houston High School football field and stadium for its pee-wee football games and Zora Cousin addressed the board after being denied the privilege of holding a funeral for her husband at the Houston High School Auditorium.

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  17. Pearson to be honored by stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Times Post

    ... support, and instruction has left an unmistakable imprint on Mississippi tennis. Marty's tennis career began in Houston, and continued at Delta State University, where he was twice recognized as MVP on the 1972 and 1973 tennis teams. After ...

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  18. Futral hired as Houston City ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Times Post

    The Houston Board of Aldermen named Margaret Futral as the new city clerk after a controversial four month vacancy at City Hall. Futral's name was whittled down from a list of 39 resumes and she was part of a final list of about six names submitted to Mayor Stacey Parker for interviews and additional consideration.

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  19. 2 kids suffer minor injuries after being hit by truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Deon Daniels' tears said it all. He felt sorrow and relief things didn't turn out worse in a pedestrian accident Monday, in southeast Houston.

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  20. Oprah's Weekend ClassroomRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Valley News Live

    10/20/2014 -- Believe it or not, the city of Houston helped to make one of Oprah Winfrey's biggest bucket list dreams come true. We are one of eight cities to witness her dream of leading a star-studded team of master teachers in a traveling master ...

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