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  1. Kostek, Theresa DorothyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Theresa Dorothy KostekFeb. 12, 1941 - Dec. 29, 2017Today is the day that she went to sit beside God and Jesus. She has joined her mother, father, husband, William Kostek, brother's, Chip Sweeney, John Sweeney, Bill Sweeny, and sister, Patricia Sweeney/Sussinni.

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  2. Chevron Phillips wraps up construction of Gulf Coast petrochemical projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... siness and as feedstock for the JV's recently completed two 500K tons/year polyethylene units at Old Ocean near PSX's Sweeny complex.

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  3. Refiners, churning out fuel, boost oil demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | Houston Chronicle

    ... back even to 2019," Amrita Sen, chief oil market analyst at Energy Aspects, said. Upcoming Outages Phillips 66's Sweeny plant in Texas and HollyFrontier Corp.'s Tulsa West plant in Oklahoma are among those scheduled to shut crude units in the first ...

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  4. Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP) Got Higher Goldman Sachs Rating;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | Hill Country Times

    ... midstream assets. The company has market cap of $6.23 billion. It operates pipeline assets in Lake Charles, Sweeny, Wood River, Borger/Ponca City, Billings, and Borger; terminal, rail rack, and storage assets in Louisiana, Texas, Illinois, Missouri, ...

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  5. Cuero advances to quarterfinals with win over Navarro 19 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... loss to the Panthers and earned a berth in this year's quarterfinals against Wimberley, a 42-17 winner over Sweeny. Reeve was also thankful to have his son and former Cuero quarterback Blake Reeve standing on the sideline after he fell out of a tree ...

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  6. Cuero advances to quarterfinals 51 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... loss to the Panthers, and earned a berth in this year's quarterfinals against Wimberley, a 42-17 winner over Sweeny. Reeve was also thankful to have his son and former Cuero quarterback Blake Reeve standing on the sideline after he fell out of a ...

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  7. Crime 56 mins ago 5:49 p.m.Two murder suspects arrested by Bee County deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | KIII

    ... pulled over by the Bee County deputies. 37-year-old Joe Gordin from Lake Jackson and 23-year-old Brooke Weekley from Sweeny were both arrested for murder. Deputies also found a loaded handgun inside the vehicle. Got an idea for a story? Send news ...

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  8. Sunny SweeneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... has to say and is grateful to be able to say it. Head on over to the Dance Hall and prepare to see a side of Sunny Sweeny that you've never seen before. Tickets now available! 21+ Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Houston, and never be bored ...

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  9. Families blame oil refinery for diverting floodwater to their homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | CBS News

    A month after the historic flooding from Hurricane Harvey, 150 families are suing for what they claim was a man-made disaster. They say an oil refinery and chemical plant intentionally diverted floodwaters into their neighborhood in Sweeny, Texas.

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  10. Suit: Refinery, chemical plant worsened Harvey floodingRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    Homeowners southwest of Houston claim in a lawsuit that temporary dams erected by Phillips 66 and Phillips Chevron to protect two facilities from Harvey floodwaters caused their own land to flood. The lawsuit filed last week in Brazoria County alleges that inflatable barricades were placed along two bayous near Sweeny in August to protect a refinery and a chemical plant from flooding.

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  11. Were Harvey floodwaters knowingly forced into neighborhoods?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | CBS News

    Hurricane Harvey dumped a record amount of rain on Texas, but about 150 flooded-out families say their troubles were man-made. The Army Corps of Engineers is investigating claims by residents of Sweeny, Texas, that floodwaters were knowingly forced into their neighborhoods when a local oil refinery and a chemical plant dammed up two bayous.

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  12. Harvey delays part of Chevron Phillips $6B petrochemical projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    The Chevron Phillips joint venture says it has commissioned its two 500K metric tons/year polyethylene units at Old Ocean, Tex., by PSX's Sweeny complex, but the $6B project's second phase will be delayed due to flooding at the site caused by Hurricane Harvey. Initially planned for startup by year-end, the JV says it now expects to complete construction and begin commissioning the 1.5M metric tons/year Bayton ethane cracker in Q1 2018 and reach full production rates sometime during Q2 2018.

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  13. Hurricane Harvey delays parts of Chevron Phillips petrochemicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... it just finished building its two new polyethylene plastics units southwest of Houston in Old Ocean by Phillips 66's Sweeny complex. The company said it is initiating the startup process for the plastics units. The larger Baytown portion of the ...

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  14. Phillips 66 Is A BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... income-minded investors. Hurricane Harvey ultimately shut down 4.4% of US oil 'processing capacity.' Phillips 66's Sweeny, TX refinery was shut down . By September 2nd Phillips 66 was ready to resume operations. Phillips 66 also got a Jones Act ...

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  15. Hedge funds flip-flop as Harvey shakes up crude marketRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2017 | World Oil

    ... Corp. got plants back on their feet in just a few days, stoking a post-Harvey rally. Some, like Phillips 66's Sweeny and Exxon Mobil Corp.'s Beaumont, are taking a little longer. Hedge funds increased their WTI net-long position -- the difference ...

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  16. Oil up after Harvey fallout; Irma heads toward FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Trend

    ... U.S. total, was shut. This compares with 4.2 million bpd at the height of the storm. Phillips 66 began restarting its Sweeny, Texas refinery on Tuesday, and expects the plant to be at full production by mid-September. "Refineries coming back online ...

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  17. All but four major refineries are beginning to restartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Phillips 66's Gulf Coast refineries, including this one near Sweeny, ran at 100 percent utilization in the third quarter. Phillips 66's Gulf Coast refineries, including this one near Sweeny, ran at 100 percent utilization in the third quarter.

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  18. UPDATE 8-Oil up after Harvey fallout; Irma heads toward FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Reuters

    ... U.S. total, was shut. This compares with 4.2 million bpd at the height of the storm. Phillips 66 began restarting its Sweeny, Texas refinery on Tuesday, and expects the plant to be at full production by mid-September. "Refineries coming back online ...

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  19. Buda-ites welcome Harvey evacuees with a hot mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Free Press

    n the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Sweeny residents John and Brittney Nichols and their children arrived in Buda before a voluntary evacuation notice was issued Aug. 30. When they left Sweeny, only six inches of floodwater covered their ...

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  20. More than 1,400 evacuees remain in Smith CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    From left to right, Tyler Smith, 8, Dylan Smith, 11, Ronnie Smith, Raygen Smith, 5, and Megan Smith of Sweeny, Texas, sit and wait for assistance at the Tyler Police Department substation in Tyler, Texas, on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2017. FEMA officials were at the station to register Hurricane Harvey evacuees and offer other assistance.

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