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  1. SFA wildlife ecology professor on big cat photographed in Hemphill: 'Maybe it's a bobcat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Big cat expert Dr. Daniel Scognamillo, a SFASU wildlife professor, compared the pictures to provide an opinion on what kind of animal Perkins saw. Amanda Perkins compares the pictures of cougars and bobcats against her own, while recollecting what she saw.

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  2. "Fallen Heroes" a memorial statue outside of the Odessa Police Department.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Both the Midland and Odessa Police Departments are honoring the life of their fellow brother in blue, by wearing mourning bands on their badges. The American flag will also fly at half-staff, to pay respect for the fallen officer at the Texas Tech campus Monday night.

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  3. Dr. Robert SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    It was a misty morning on Saturday but most of Sudan turned out to celebrate the town's 100th anniversary with a longtime Lubbock doctor serving as Grand Marshall of the parade. Dr. Robert Salem, renowned for his role in bringing heart surgery to West Texas, still offices in the Heart and Vascular Institute at Covenant after a medical career that has spanned more than 60 years.

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  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Hurricane Harvey hit southeast Texas hard and its aftermath continues to impact many communities across the Lone Star state including our non-profits. Special Olympics Texas lost thousands of dollars after canceling fundraisers because of flooding and corporate sponsors asking for refunds to give to Harvey relief efforts instead.

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  5. Freedom Service Dogs raises funds to provide service dogs to vets and disabled peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Freedom Service Dogs is back in West Texas for their second annual Faces of Freedom clay shoot tournament. It's all to raise proceeds for their program that provides the services and training for their service dogs.

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  6. 4 Midland College Volleyball players are far from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    If you look at the Midland College volleyball roster, you might be surprised how many miles these players have traveled to continue playing the sport they love. Hometowns for some of the Lady Chaps include cities in Italy, Serbia, Mexico, and Brazil, thousands of miles away from Midland, Texas.

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  7. Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott promotes foster care education in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott made a stop in Lubbock Tuesday to promote foster care awareness and education in West Texas. Abbott, Mayor Dan Pope, and community leaders gathered at Southcrest Baptist Church this morning for the Foster Care Leadership Forum.

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  8. Randy Christian running for Lubbock City Council Dist. 5 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    He told NewsChannel 11 he plans on holding listening sessions in the district to learn what residents want to see out of the City Council going forward. "Lucky me, I live in Lubbock" is a city promotional slogan created and used years ago, but still remembered.

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  9. NWS: Damage in Petersburg, Cone, TX from rare 'wet macroburst' with 80-100 mph windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Officials say the damage was caused by straight-line wind gusts from 80 to 100 mph. It was officially classified as a "wet macroburst" which is rare in West Texas.

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  10. City treating for bed bugs found at Mahon LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    "Don't let the bed bugs bite!" - a common saying that has new meaning for the staff at Mahon Public Library. Library staff came across bed bugs last month and notified management, a pesky problem that the city took care of as fast as they could.

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  11. East Texas oilfield worker missing in west TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    An East Texas family is desperately seeking answers into the disappearance of one of their family members in the oilfields of West Texas. Christopher Sanders, 40, of Daingerfield was working in the oilfields near Monahan's Texas when his family says he reportedly went for a walk and vanished.

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  12. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Midwestern State was swept twice Friday afternoon in 3-0 defeats to West Texas A&M and No. 6 Nebraska-Kearney at the WTAMU Fieldhouse.

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  13. Body of fetus found moved to cemetery, authorities asking anyone to come forward with informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Nearly a year ago, a grave to a fetus was found in Midland County in an isolated area. A local cemetery offered the baby a final resting place.

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  14. WTAMU hosting inauguration ceremony for Dr. Walter WendlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    West Texas A&M's Dr. Walter V. Wendler will be inaugurated as the 11th president of WTAMU tomorrow afternoon. Wendler previously served as Chancellor Emeritus of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, which he led from 2001 to 2007.

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  15. West Texans' allergies starting to flare upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    If you've noticed more people not feeling well lately, you're not alone. The beginning of Fall is a busy time for doctors.

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  16. Newly approved Goodwill location not welcomed by residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A new Goodwill retail store in Midland is not getting such a warm welcome from their future neighbors. But after a unanimous 6-0 vote from the Midland City Council, the store will open as planned.

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  17. Heat returns to West Texas this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Out of the last 42 days, only 13 have been at 90 degrees or higher. The rest have been in the mild 80s.

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  18. MSU will host Texas A&M-Kingsville Saturday at 7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium / Source: KAUZRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Midwestern State climbed three spots to No. 13 in this week's American Football Coaches' Association Division II Poll released Monday afternoon.

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  19. Person injured in industrial accident arriving in Lubbock at UMC.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Authorities said workers were digging a trench and they hit an Enlink Midstream Pipeline by accident. Dale Little with Midland County Emergency Management said 811 calls were made prior to digging.

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  20. Sunny skies for weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Friday brings another round of nice weather to West Texas as highs remain in the 80s and skies will be mostly sunny. As for the weekend, it will begin cooler than normal with lows in the 55-59 degree range with fair skies overnight.The afternoons will be sunny and warm as daytime temps remain around 85 degrees, give or take a few degrees each day.

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