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  1. Horse slaughter controversy still ragesRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Nearly a decade after the last three horse slaughterhouses closed in the United States _ including two in Texas _ the trafficking of American horses for slaughter continues and the controversy burns as fiercely as ever Salvador Baeza, owner of a stockyard in Presidio, exports unwanted horses to Mexico, where they are slaughtered. Thousands of horses bound for slaughter in Mexico are exported through Presidio each year.

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  2. N.C. man makes living on horse slaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | KYTX-TV News

    ... to flip some quickly to homes, and failing that, he ships a trailer load of the animals on a 24-hour journey to Presidio, Texas, where they are sold to a middleman for transport from the border town to a slaughterhouse in Mexico. While the American ...

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  3. N.C. man makes living on horse slaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | USA Today

    ... to flip some quickly to homes, and failing that, he ships a trailer load of the animals on a 24-hour journey to Presidio, Texas, where they are sold to a middleman for transport from the border town to a slaughterhouse in Mexico. While the American ...

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  4. Presidio Graduate School Celebrates Emerging Sustainability Leaders and VisionariesRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | CSRwire.com

    Presidio Graduate School honored its 13th graduating class with a heartwarming commencement ceremony at the SFJAZZ Center. With frequent rounds of applause, voluminous cheering and occasional hooting, the 30 students of the Class of 2016 celebrated the culmination of years of intersectoral, interdisciplinary work and the launching of fresh, forward-looking careers in sustainability leadership, policy, and business.

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  5. The Nation's WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... rn portion of the United States reported record high temperatures. El Paso, TX reported a record 100 degrees, while Presidio, TX recorded the national high temperature of 111 degrees.

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  6. In Big Bend, Trans-Pecos Pipeline Clears Last HurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... 42-inch-wide pipeline would start at the Waha storage hub near Fort Stockton and cut through Pecos, Brewster and Presidio counties before crossing the border near the town of Presidio. It could bring up to 1.4 billion cubic feet of gas each day into ...

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  7. Big Bend-Area Pipeline Clears Last HurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    ... 42-inch-wide pipeline would start at the Waha storage hub near Fort Stockton and cut through Pecos, Brewster and Presidio counties before crossing the border near the town of Presidio. It could bring up to 1.4 billion cubic feet of gas each day into ...

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  8. Mexican general handed longest ever sentence for torturing and killing a manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... to General Manuel Moreno Avina, who formerly commanded an army unit in the town of Ojinaga, across the border from Presidio, Texas. Troops under the general's command detained a suspect in a soldier's death and tortured him for hours with electric ...

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  9. General gets 52 years for ordering tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Age

    ... to General Manuel Moreno Avina, who formerly commanded an army unit in the town of Ojinaga, across the border from Presidio, Texas. Troops under the general's command detained a suspect in a soldier's death and tortured him for hours with electric ...

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  10. Mexican general gets 52 years for torturing, killing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... to Gen. Manuel Moreno Avina, who formerly commanded an army unit in the town of Ojinaga, across the border from Presidio, Texas. Troops under the general's command detained a suspect in a soldier's death and tortured him for hours with electric ...

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  11. newABC 33/40 Weather Authority: Forecast for Saturday, April 16, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | ABC 33/40

    ... observation was -98.0F at Vostok, Antarctica. CONTIGUOUS TEMPERATURE EXTREMES: The highest observation was 96F at Presidio, TX. The lowest observation was 13F at Lake Yellowstone, WY. WEATHER ON THIS DATE IN 1851: The famous "Lighthouse Storm" raged ...

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  12. Water deal not so goodI represent one of 26 irrigation districts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... Mexico. In addition to wrongfully issuing Mexico a credit towards their debt, IBWC's action deprived the River from Presidio, Texas, downstream and the Falcon/Amistad Reservoir system, of 553,000 acre feet of water (184,340 acre feet x3) which not ...

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  13. Group says mysterious Texas attraction could vanisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Viewing Area, nine miles east of Marfa, Tx. The LPRS was part of the Border Zone International UFO Festival held in Presidio, Tx. Laredo Paranormal Research Society director and co-founder Ismael Cuellar points a laser at the Marfa Lights on ...

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  14. Clemson ROTC cadets test their mettle with water survival trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... Joe Medrano, a senior military instructor for Clemson University's Reserve Officer's Training Corp program from Presidio, Texas, watches as a cadet launches - blindfolded and carrying an M16 - from a five-meter diving board during the Combat Water ...

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  15. At Last-Minute, Presidio GOP Finds Place to VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Todd Beckett, a local insurance agent and Presidio County's GOP chair, initially planned to offer only early voting to Republicans in the sparsely populated - and largely Democratic - county in Far West Texas. But the party's headquarters in instructed him otherwise on Monday, prompting him to drive across mountains and desert scrub in search of a polling location for election day.

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  16. Nothing gets Heartless Bastards' Erika Wennerstrom inspired quite ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Charleston City Paper

    On a warm February day in Presidio, Texas, near the Mexico border, Heartless Bastards' Erika Wennerstrom gears up for another songwriting excursion. "I'll just go and isolate myself somewhere," she says.

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  17. Scalia is said to have died of a heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... an autopsy. “If it had been me ... I would want to know,” Juanita Bishop, a justice of the peace in Presidio, Texas, told The Washington Post in an interview Sunday about the chaotic hours after Scalia's death at the Cibolo Creek ...

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  18. Scalia's death cloaked in chaos, confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... have ordered an autopsy. "If it had been me, ... I would want to know," Juanita Bishop, a justice of the peace in Presidio, Texas, told The Washington Post in an interview Sunday about the chaotic hours after Scalia's death at the Cibolo Creek ...

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  19. Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... shocked the nation Saturday. But perhaps just as shocking is where he died. East Texas News' Taylor Hemness is in Presidio County, Texas, near the border with Mexico, with a look at the ranch where Justice Scalia was visiting when he died. 30,000 ...

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  20. 'It Wasn't a Heart Attack': Confusion and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | TheBlaze.com

    Presidio County Judge Cinderela Guevara refuted a Dallas TV station's report quoting her as saying Scalia died of "myocardial infarction" - in an interview with the Post, she said she had meant only that his heart had stopped. What's more, following Scalia's death at the remote Cibolo Creek Ranch near the Mexican border, authorities said it took hours to find a justice of the peace.

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