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  1. West Texas dogs killed after more than 1,000 bee stingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | WBNS

    TV of Midland-Odessa reports that Susie and Sammy were stung more than 1,000 times and died at the veterinarian. Owner James Roy was stung more than 50 times while trying to save the dogs.


  2. Texas trying revamped sex offender treatment programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | WBNS

    Many of Texas' most violent sex offenders have been housed for months in a former prison in rural West Texas, and the head of the state agency that oversees the overhauled program believes it will lead to successful rehabilitations. Texas Civil Commitment Office executive director Marsha McLane says the new program in Littlefield is more intensive and therapeutic in nature.


  3. Scalia is remembered for his Catholic faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | WBNS

    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who was found dead Saturday morning in West Texas, is being remembered for his strong Catholic faith. On the nation's highest court, Justice Scalia voted consistently to let states outlaw abortions, and to allow a closer relationship between government and religion.


  4. Mother hopeful son's death in Texas jail won't be repeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | WBNS

    The mother of an Army sergeant who died in a West Texas jail in 2012 while serving a weekend DWI sentence says she's concerned similar jail deaths could happen. James Brown died after being removed from his El Paso County Jail cell after becoming belligerent.


  5. Texas Tech veterinary school plan annoys A&M System chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | WBNS

    A Texas Tech University System has proposed development of a veterinary school offering a doctoral program in Amarillo, citing student demand and industry needs in West Texas. The proposal announced Friday, however, has drawn the objection of the Texas A&M University System, which offers the state's exclusive doctoral program in veterinary medicine.


  6. State asks hunters to help screen killed deer for diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | WBNS

    The San Antonio Express-News reports wildlife officials hope to screen the brain stems and lymph nodes of 8,000 wild deer this season by means of roadside checkpoints set up around the state to collect samples. The neurological disorder, which is fatal to deer, has prompted tight monitoring at breeding ranches and a mass euthanasia at one ranch where the disease was found.


  7. Agency apologizes for worker's candy-for-Americans signRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | WBNS

    A federal agency has apologized after an employee posted a sign outside his West Texas home saying Halloween candy would only be given to Americans. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a statement Wednesday saying the sign, which was written in Spanish, "does not reflect the opinion of this agency."


  8. Autopsy: Football player shot by police had drugs in systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | WBNS

    An initial autopsy report has found that a black college football player killed by a police officer had used a synthetic psychedelic drug and marijuana prior to the deadly confrontation at a Texas car dealership. According to the report released Wednesday the amount of THC, one of the active components of marijuana and a synthetic drug that causes hallucinations.


  9. New Texas deer rules pending over chronic wasting diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | WBNS

    They're raised in high-fenced pens, named and nurtured from birth by breeders hoping for a big payoff when the deer are sold as quarry for hunters or to propagate elsewhere. But despite the coddling and commerce associated with an estimated 110,000 captive-bred whitetails, they're still deemed by the state to be wild animals - and public property.


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