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  1. Cowboy Symposium planned for Sept. 11-13Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    This year's National Cowboy Symposium and Celebration has been scheduled for Sept. 11-13 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. The Cowboy Symposium has a purpose of bringing the Western heritage and cowboy culture of West Texas to Lubbock for a three-day run each year.

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  2. 34 deer killed in Texas for chronic wasting disease testingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KRGV

    ... ed to spread through deer urine, saliva and feces, was first detected in the state in 2012 in free-ranging mule deer in West Texas. This is the first time the disease has been found in a white-tailed deer in Texas.

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  3. How Pipelines Saved America's Biggest Oil Basin From Shale BustRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    ... the difference between putting rigs back to work or shutting down." The Permian is a vast expanse of arid territory in West Texas and New Mexico, stretching over 75,000 square miles, or about the size of South Dakota. It's been producing energy ...

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  4. Hollabaugh Named to Fred Mitchell Award Preseason Watch ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | MyHighPlains.com

    Coming off an outstanding sophomore season, West Texas A&M junior placekicker Conner Hollabaugh has been named to the 2015 Fred Mitchell Award Watch List. He is one of 41 kickers named to the team.

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  5. Dozens Of Deer Killed At Texas Ranch For Chronic Wasting DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KWTX

    ... ed to spread through deer urine, saliva and feces, was first detected in the state in 2012 in free-ranging mule deer in West Texas.

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  6. WT picked 5th in LSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Amarillo.com

    For the first time in a decade, the West Texas A&M football team has been ranked outside of the top four, coming in at fifth when the Lone Star Conference released its 2015 preseason football poll Tuesday morning. After back-to-back playoff runs in 2012 and 2013, the Buffs missed the playoffs in 2014, finishing a disappointing 6-5, after dropping two out of their last three games to arch rival Eastern New Mexico, 31-21 on Nov. 1 and 55-45 two weeks later in the LSC playoffs, both in BlackWater Draw, NM.

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  7. Carrie Lou RileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Amarillo.com

    ... Morris and Willie Maxine Ellis Morris. She grew up in Canadian and graduated from Canadian High School. She attended West Texas State College. She met Jack Riley between semesters, and after a three-month engagement, the two were married in ...

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  8. Anti-Gay Bigots Make Record Contribution To Ted Cruz CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Towleroad

    Two rabidly anti-gay billionaire brothers from Texas have made a record contribution to Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential campaign. Dan and Farris Wilks , who made their fortune in the West Texas fracking boom, have contributed $15 million to Keep the Promise, a super PAC supporting Cruz.

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  9. Future unsure for troubled New Mexico green chile productionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Daily Reporter

    ... New Mexico saw a 10 percent decline in acres of chiles harvested. Experts say the state is losing chile acreage to West Texas and Mexico, partly because of the cost and availability of labor. Despite marketing efforts and the attractiveness of New ...

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  10. Some U.S. senators want to start oil war with IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Click2Houston

    ... The world price (known as Brent Crude) is often a few dollars higher than the domestic U.S. crude oil price, known as West Texas Intermediate. The bill has 14 co-sponsors in the Senate, mostly from big oil and gas drilling states like North Dakota ... 19 comments

  11. Chance of rain returns this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... from the north to the south over the next few days. A combination of tropical moisture moving into New Mexico and then West Texas will combine with some afternoon heating and a weak cold front to bring a chance of rain each afternoon and evening for ...

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  12. Tour gives Southeastern farmers glimpse of West Texas cottonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... South drawl when he compared the worries he's accustomed to to the ones he learned farmers face a few hundred miles west. "We got a lot of problems that are different from y'all's problems. We've got an abundance of water, but an abundance of ...

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  13. Mustangs picked to finish third in 2015 LSC raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KAUZ

    ... including 19 tackles for loss and 7.5 sacks a season ago. The Lions were followed by MSU (89), Tarleton State (85), West Texas A&M (82), Eastern New Mexico (57) and Texas A&M-Kingsville (22). MSU returns 14 starters off of last season's 6-4 squad ...

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  14. AEP announces new president 31 minutes ago American Electric Power...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... as president and chief executive officer for Central Power and Light Co. for two years. He has also held positions with West Texas Utilities, Nexant, Inc., Central and South West Services and American Electric Power. He also did consulting for Cirro ...

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  15. Saudis seek a piece of U.S. shale gas boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Washington Examiner

    ... into a $1.7 billion joint venture with Pioneer Natural Resources to acquire a stake in the Wolfcamp shale play in West Texas," according to the Energy Information Administration. "This investment highlights a renewed trend toward foreign joint ...

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  16. Consider This...15 years of Live Community CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... you its 15th annual Live Community Coverage Tour this past week. Inside each town, hundreds of genuine, down to earth West Texas people. These are people who work hard, play hard and truly care for one another. How many times have you been asked the ...

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  17. Ted Cruz: The Most Dangerous Candidate on Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Daily Kos

    Senator Ted Cruz is in the news this week for calling Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell a liar on the Senate floor. That kind of personal political sniping grabbed all the headlines this weekend, but as usual the major media missed the bigger Cruz story, reported by Zaid Jilani : Farris and Dan Wilks, billionaires who have enriched themselves from the fracking frenzy in West Texas, made a "record-setting" $15 million contribution to the pro- Ted Cruz Super PAC Keep The Promise.

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  18. Festival to celebrate Terry County grapes 'from vine to bottle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Saturday's third annual Taste of Terry Vineyard Festival brings wine, food, music, wine, vineyard tours and - don't forget - wine. "One thing about this event that is going to be unlike any other wine event in West Texas is it's gonna cover wine from the vine to the bottle," said Buzz Timmons, a volunteer organizer.

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  19. Buffs Picked Fifth in LSC Preseason Football PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | MyHighPlains.com

    The West Texas A&M football team has been picked fifth in the 2015 Lone Star Conference Preseason Poll Tuesday as voted on by the league's head coaches, sports information directors and select media representatives. The poll was announced online by the conference office.

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  20. KXAN.comRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2013 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Most of the victims were first responders from fire departments in West and other nearby towns that were on the scene trying to control the Thousands showed up in Waco to pay tribute to those who died following the explosion at a fertilizer plant in West. Dallas Fire-Rescue Capt.

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