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  1. Intercontinental Exchange Announces Launch of Permian WTI Crude Oil Futures Deliverable in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Oct 22, 2018--Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. , a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, announced the launch today of physically delivered Permian WTI crude oil futures, deliverable in Houston, Texas. Houston has become the pricing center for U.S. crude oil production and exports, and the new Permian WTI futures contract is designed to serve hedging and trading opportunities in this growing market.

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  2. ASB Sports Acquisition, Inc. Announces Three Add-on AcquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Sep 28, 2018--Trivest Partners today announced that its affiliate, Athletic Supply/Barcelona Sporting Goods has partnered with Williams' Sporting Goods , Cardinal's Sports Center , and Team Sports, Inc. . These acquisitions will serve to broaden the Company's product lines, build density in existing markets, deepen relationships with key vendors, grow the Company's sales coverage network, and expand into the attractive Midwest geographic region.

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  3. Boxers or briefs? Beto O'Rourke livestreams his laundryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Most ardent supporters know where Beto O'Rourke stands on single-payer health care , legalizing marijuana and a border wall . But anyone watching his Facebook Live feed as the Democratic Senate candidate tossed wet laundry into the dryer on a recent Sunday learned a far more intimate detail.

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  4. EagleClaw Midstream Announces Acquisition of Caprock MidstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    MIDLAND, Texas & HOUSTON-- --Sep 5, 2018--EagleClaw Midstream , a portfolio company of Blackstone Energy Partners, announced today that it has entered into binding agreements to acquire Caprock Midstream Holdings from Energy Spectrum Capital and Caprock Midstream Management for $950 million plus pre-closing adjustments. The all-cash transaction is expected to close in 2018 and will be funded with equity and committed debt financing from Barclays Plc.

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  5. Waste Management to pay $5.5 million over immigrant laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Waste Management has agreed to pay the federal government $5.5 million to settle allegations that it made a practice of using labor in the U.S. illegally. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Houston said Wednesday that a Waste Management subsidiary employed at least three managers at a West Texas waste site who actively encouraged the hiring of workers in the country illegally between 2003 and April 2012.

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  6. Surety Industry Veteran Ken Chapman Joins IAT Insurance Group to Lead IFIC Surety Business UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    CHESHIRE, Conn. & NEWARK, N.J.-- --Aug 27, 2018--IAT Insurance Group announces the hiring of Ken Chapman as Executive Vice President, Surety.

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  7. Carrizo Oil & Gas Announces Participation in Upcoming ConferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Aug 22, 2018--Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. today announced that management is scheduled to present at the following upcoming conferences. A webcast of the presentations, if available, as well as the slide books used, can be accessed on the Carrizo website at http://www.carrizo.com under the "Investor Relations" section.

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  8. TEGNA to Acquire the Leading Television Stations WTOL in Toledo, OH, and KWES in Odessa-Midland, TXRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Aug 20, 2018--TEGNA Inc. today announced the company has entered into a definitive agreement with Gray Television, Inc. to acquire the leading local stations WTOL, the CBS affiliate in Toledo, OH, and KWES, the NBC affiliate in Odessa-Midland, TX, for $105 million in cash. In June, Gray and Raycom Media, Inc. jointly announced they entered into an agreement to combine their companies.

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  9. Post Oak Energy Capital Leads $100 Million Capital Commitment to Saxet III Minerals, LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Aug 20, 2018--Post Oak Energy Capital, LP , through investment partnerships it manages, today announced that it led a $100 million equity commitment to Saxet III Minerals, LLC . The management team will co-invest alongside Post Oak.

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  10. Carrizo Oil & Gas Announces Delaware Basin AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Aug 14, 2018--Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. today announced that it has agreed to acquire Delaware Basin properties from Devon Energy Corporation for $215 million in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments. Subject to market conditions, the Company plans to fund the purchase price with net proceeds from an equity offering announced concurrently with this release.

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  11. Lotus Midstream to Acquire Centurion PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Aug 8, 2018--Crude oil logistics provider Lotus Midstream, LLC today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Centurion pipeline system and a Southeast New Mexico crude oil gathering system from Occidental Petroleum Corporation . The transaction is expected to close later in the third quarter of 2018, subject to customary closing conditions.

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  12. Boxing club in West Texas helps build bodies, characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    The Odessa American reports the big thing he's learned is that there are no losers in the amateur branch of the sport. "I was at a tournament in Fort Worth when a coach from another city asked if I would wrap his kid's hands," Franco said.

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  13. Xcel dedicates transmission line linking New Mexico, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Xcel Energy has finished the first segment of a $400 million transmission project that will deliver power from a hub in West Texas to southeastern New Mexico's booming oil and gas region. The company says the rapid growth of energy development in New Mexico happened in an area with few major transmission lines.

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  14. Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launches spacecraft higher than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    In this photo provided by Blue Origin, The booster of the New Shepard rocket prepares to land in a project called Mission 9 in western Texas on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company shot a capsule higher into space Wednesday than it's ever done before.

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  15. Houston-based Kinder Morgan announces $2B pipeline projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Kinder Morgan Texas Pipeline has announced a $2 billion project to transport natural gas from the Permian Basin. The Permian Highway Pipeline project was announced Monday by the unit of Houston-based Kinder Morgan Inc. Partners include Midland-based EagleClaw Midstream Ventures and the Apache Corporation, an oil and gas producer with headquarters in Houston.

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  16. TreeTown USA Sponsors The Gardens at Texas A M With 250-Plant Donation Representing 50 Plant VarietiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jun 20, 2018--TreeTown USA has donated more than 250 plants and trees representing over 50 varieties to The Gardens at Texas A&M in College Station as an in-kind sponsor of the university's first large-scale public teaching garden, joining a national network of high-quality university gardens. TreeTown USA donated several Chinquapin Oak trees to The Gardens at Texas A&M which can reach a height of 70 feet, with a rounded crown of glossy, green foliage.

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  17. Carrizo Oil & Gas Announces Participation in Upcoming ConferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jun 4, 2018--Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. today announced that management is scheduled to present at the following upcoming conferences. A webcast of the presentations, if available, as well as the slide books used, can be accessed on the Carrizo website at http://www.carrizo.com under the "Investor Relations" section.

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  18. Ex-Maryland basketball player killed in Texas van accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Former Maryland basketball player Cliff Tucker has been killed in a West Texas van accident that left two other passengers dead. Tucker was 29. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the van rolled Monday on Interstate 10 near Balmorhea , 180 miles from El Paso.

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  19. Pruitt rescinding safety rules prompted by fatal plant blastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt moved Thursday to rescind much of a package of safety measures proposed for chemical plants nationwide after a deadly blast at a Texas fertilizer plant. Pruitt signed a significantly revised slate of rules from the Obama era on safety and risk management at 12,500 U.S. facilities, including chemical plants and refineries.

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  20. Texas town home to writer who created Conan the BarbarianRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    On a wall in the backroom of the Howard residence on the edge of town, home in the 1920s and '30s to Dr. and Mrs. Isaac Howard and their son, Robert, is a map of the world festooned with dozens of multicolored dots. The Houston Chronicle reports each dot represents a visitor to the little white-frame house; a quick glance suggests that more countries are dotted than not.

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