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  1. 8-year-old suffers hearing loss after PE teacher throws ball at head...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. LA PORTE, TX - An 8-year-old Texas student said his physical education coach threw a ball at his face, causing him to temporarily suffer ...

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  2. Mom files police report against coach who hit her son with dodgeballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    LA PORTE, TX - A Texas teacher is accused of handing down a cruel lesson by a pelting a student with a dodgeball. The mother of an 8-year-old said it was anything but a game, and her son temporarily lost hearing because of how hard he was hit.

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  3. Mom says teacher threw dodge ball at son's face as punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    LA PORTE, TX A mother said her 7-year-old son temporarily lost hearing in his left ear after a teacher intentionally hit him in the face with a dodge ball. Loretta Houston said the physical education coach, who teaches at College Park Elementary School in La Porte, Texas, called her on Feb.10 to apologize and admitted to throwing the ball at her son, Lawrence.

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  4. New edition of Brown Relays unfolds FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Houston Chronicle

    ... to the District 22-6A meet that Auxiliary Stadium will be host to come April. In addition to the five PISD camps, La Porte and Deer Park are expected for the meet. The Deer Park girls could be favorites to win that division since the team is fresh ...

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  5. Megan Mainer Named Manager of the Year 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Bay Area Observer

    ... Collins) Megan Mainer, Recreation Superintendent was named as Manager of the Year 2016. Megan joined the City of La Porte in January of 2014 and received 6 separate nominations for the recognition. Megan implements, manages, supervises, and s the ...

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  6. City of La Porte Recognizes Hometown HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Bay Area Observer

    La Porte Chief Of Police Keneth Adcox Gives Accolades To Sgt. Bennie Boles Officer Justin Weaver On Their Heroic Lfe Saving Efforts On November 26, 2016.

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  7. Deer Park girls track team wins 34th annual Kethan RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Houston Chronicle

    ... night by winning the Jim Kethan Relays at Bubba McLean Stadium on the North campus. The Lady Deer defeated rival La Porte for the crown, winning 174-105. Clear Creek claimed third with 96 points, followed by Fort Bend Elkins with 89. It was a very ...

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  8. Texas CollegeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Depending on who is asked, the suspects are gang members or innocents who merely belong to motorcycle clubs or... LA PORTE, Texas (AP) - State records show dozens of minor or moderate state environmental violations since 2009 at a Houston-area ...

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  9. Rayburn downs Mavs to take over third placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Houston Chronicle

    ... back rival Memorial 55-45 in a District 22-6A game in the Texans Gym Friday night. Sam Rayburn's win coupled with a La Porte defeat to Deer Park propelled head coach Ryan Campbell 's team into sole possession of third with a 6-5 record. Memorial ...

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  10. SSPC Honors Top ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    ... failure analysis, and surface preparation was instrumental in advancing the industry. The 138-foot-tall La Porte Fairmont Park Elevated Water Tank has dominated the skyline in La Porte, TX, for 54 years. The 500,000-gallon welded steel tank was ...

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  11. SSPC Names Top Structures of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | PaintSquare

    ... failure analysis, and surface preparation was instrumental in advancing the industry. The 138-foot-tall La Porte Fairmont Park Elevated Water Tank has dominated the skyline in La Porte, TX, for 54 years. The 500,000-gallon welded steel tank was ...

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  12. Long-neglected Astrodome gets historic status as landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Chron

    ... it on Twitter," said Cynthia Neely, a writer and film producer who along with former Exxon engineer Ted Powell of La Porte filed the voluminous application, paid the fee and lobbied around the state to save the dome. Mark Wolfe, executive director ...

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  13. Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Notice of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Bay Area Observer

    PROPOSED REGISTRATION NUMBER: 144121L001 APPLICATION AND PRELIMINARY DECISION. AG Peltz Group LLC, P.O. Box 102065, Birmingham, Alabama 35210-7065, has applied to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for an Air Quality Standard Permit for a Concrete Batch Plant Registration Number 144121L001, which would authorize construction of a temporary concrete batch plant under Title 30 Texas Administrative Code 116.611 at 302 South 43rd Street, La Porte, Harris County, Texas 77572.

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  14. La Porte City Council Passes Ordinance Enacting Donation Bin RegulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Bay Area Observer

    By Rebecca Collins [email protected] La Porte City Council passed, by a narrow margin of 5-4, an amendment to the Code of Ordinances Chapter 34 'Environment' by adding new Article VII, 'Donation Collection Bins'. The new inclusion regulates, and will impose restrictions of donation bins within the City of La Porte.

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  15. La Porte Police Veteran Recognized For Outstanding ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Bay Area Observer

    The La Porte Police Department is pleased to announce, on Friday January 13th, La Porte Officer Jeff Tippit was presented with the Joe M. Atkinson Safety Professional of the Year award. The honor, presented annually by the Houston Council of Safety Professionals, officially designates an individual who has made a positive contribution to the goals and ideals of the Council, and who also represents the high ethical standards embodied in the late Joe M. Atkinson.

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  16. James Walter MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Bay Area Observer

    James Walter Martin of La Porte Texas passed away peacefully on January 13th, 2017 at his home in his own bed. He was born on May 12, 1931 in Jourdanton, Texas to W.O. and Ethel Martin.

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  17. Jose Alberto Molina, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Bay Area Observer

    Jose Molina, 63, of La Porte, Texas, passed away Monday, January 16, 2017, surrounded by loved ones. Jose was born on May 3, 1953, in Laredo, Texas.

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  18. LyondellBasell Donation to Provide Specialized Training for Six Houston Area Fire DepartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Bay Area Observer

    LyondellBasell , one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, announced a donation of $100,000 to fund specialized emergency training for six Houston-area fire departments that serve key industrial corridors. The donation will underwrite hazardous materials training scholarships for fire departments in Houston, Channelview, Pasadena, La Porte, Sheldon and Mont Belvieu.

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  19. Lady Deer softball team opens workoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Houston Chronicle

    Doll Forrest Field has come alive in recent days after high school softball workouts across the state formally opened for preparations to the 2017 campaign. Home to Deer Park High School 's well-respected program, the Lady Deer will begin play in a new district, departing 21-6A for 22-6A as the team joins La Porte, Beaumont West Brook and the five Pasadena ISD teams.

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  20. La Porte man arrested for fifth DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Chron

    A La Porte man caught speeding by police early Friday morning was arrested for the fifth time for driving while intoxicated, according to the La Porte Police Department. Fred Swanagan, 65, was speeding northbound in the 2300 block of Underwood Road around 2:30 a.m. when a police officer pulled him over.

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