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  1. Downturn puts squeeze on oil workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Oil rig derrickman Doug Cooke, 29, at home with his cousin, Liam, 4 months old, and his three-year-old daughter, Laylah. Cooke is still working on an oil rig.

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  2. BR_oil_layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Oil rig derrickman Doug Cooke, 29, at home with his son Liam, 4 months old and his three year old daughter Laylah. Doug is still working on an oil rig.Photo:Jaime R. [email protected] In a new and ongoing series the Victoria Advocate looks at how people who work in the oil field have lived and are surviving one of the worst crashes in the American energy industry's history.

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  3. Oil exports could bolster Eagle Ford - eventually 22 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Theo T sits in the Port of Corpus Christi as it's loaded with the first crude oil export. The first oil exports from the United States left the Port of Corpus Christi on Thursday afternoon aboard the "Theo T" tanker heading for Europe just weeks after Congress repealed the nearly 40-year-old export ban.

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  4. Rig Count 45 minutes ago Weekly Count Week ending Dec....Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    The rig count includes the number of active drilling rigs in Victoria, Goliad, Gonzales, Calhoun, Jackson, Bee, Refugio, DeWitt, Lavaca, Wharton, Karnes and Matagorda counties.

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  5. One potential bright spot in glum 2016 45 minutes ago As the new year ...Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | The Victoria Advocate

    Oil prices for West Texas Intermediate are sitting around $37 a barrel. Rig counts look poised to drop below 700.

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  6. Sandhill crane numbers promising for hunters 4 days, 5 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    Shallow puddles filled the plowed ground from early morning rains. The first pair lumbered off the roost and quickly began gliding as they saw our eight dozen gray windsocks waddling in the slight southeast breeze.

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  7. Suddenlink makes Victoria gigabit city 4 hours from now Victoria is...Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria is now on a growing list of Suddenlink communities that have access to gigabit Internet download speeds, a Suddenlink representative said. Gene Regan, senior director of corporate communications, said Victoria and Tyler received the connection speeds Thursday.

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  8. Pro: Long history shows fluoride benefits in water 40 minutes ago The ...Read the original story

    Aug 30, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    Support comes from the American Dental Association, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the U.S. Public Health Service and the World Health Organization. Drinking fluoridated water keeps teeth strong and has reduced tooth decay by 25 percent in children and adults, according to the CDC.

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