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  1. Man's Death Investigated By HCSORead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Hillsboro Reporter

    The death of a 76-year-old Whitney man was investigated by the Hill County Sheriff's Office Saturday, March 21. Authorities were dispatched to a residence on a private road near Whitney regarding a man who was found with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Reports indicated that a .22 caliber rifle was found lying on the man's body.

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  2. See Texas most dangerous homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    nbcwashington "A giant fracture in a cliff overlooking Lake Whitney is threatening another luxury home: a pic.twitter.com/IQDrAatYoX " "Something needs to be done" Large crack along Lake Whitney puts cliff, home and boaters in danger @NBCDFW 10pm ...

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  3. Wet Winter Weather Problematic For FarmersRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... Texas website, Lake Aquilla is currently holding at 98.1 percent full with an elevation of over 537 feet, and Lake Whitney is currently 66.6 percent full at an elevation of 523 feet. This time last year, Aquilla was only 72 percent full and Whitney ...

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  4. Widening crack near Texas cliff prompts more worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Deseret News

    Steve Mellgren walks along a fissure that is opening on the cliff next to his home at Lake Whitney Tuesday, March 17, 2015, in Whitney, Texas. A fissure that caused the cliff to collapse into the Central Texas lake last year appears to be widening and is threatening Mellgren's home.

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  5. Cracks In Lake Whitney Bluff Prompt New Safety ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | KWTX

    ... 2014 by a widening fissure in the bluff. It was burned deliberately. (File photo) Cracks in a bluff overlooking Lake Whitney where a fissure led to the deliberate fiery destruction of a $700,000 vacation home last summer in a gated community are ...

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  6. Official: Huge crack in bluff threatens lake more than luxury home high aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Chron

    In this image taken from video provided June 12, 2014, by WFAA.Com, a luxury house teeters on a cliff about 75 feet above Lake Whitney in Whitney, Texas. The owner of a vacant luxury house teetering on a crumbling 75-foot cliff over a Central Texas lake has decided to burn the house and clear the lot of the debris.

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  7. Luxury homes are being 'eaten' by huge crack which has appeared in cliff faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Mirror.co.uk

    Owners of a A 681,619 mansion were forced to abandon their dream home when the crack began to break away from the ground beneath them Dangerous cliff: Smoke rises from a house days after part of the ground it was resting on collapsed into Lake Whitney, Texas Owners of a A 681,619 mansion were forced to abandon their dream home when the crack began to break away from the ground beneath them. Now nervous neighbours fear it will take just one rainstorm for the crack to expand and the cliff to fall into the lake.

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  8. House-eating Texas crack widens above Lake Whitney: neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | New York Daily News

    The giant chasm cuts across a cliff above Lake Whitney, and nervous observers worry they're one big rain away from a life-threatening disaster. A dream home above Lake Whitney, Texas, was beginning to crumble when a massive crack opened, so homeowners decided to burn it down in June 2014.

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  9. Realtor says Lake Whitney cliff house affecting listingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    One Realtor says he's had to drop one of his listings by $100,000 since a neighbor's home started crumbling into Lake Whitney. Realtor says Lake Whitney cliff house affecting listing One Realtor says he's had to drop one of his listings by $100,000 since a neighbor's home started crumbling into Lake Whitney.

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  10. Neighbor: Crack in Lake Whitney cliff getting biggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Recent rains have created larger rifts. A neighbor worries it's a matter of time before the cliff falls into Lake Whitney Neighbor: Crack in Lake Whitney cliff getting bigger Recent rains have created larger rifts.

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  11. Dynamic Materials' (BOOM) CEO Kevin Longeon Q4 2014Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Seeking Alpha

    ... distribution infrastructure. Perforating gun manufacturing is being consolidated into DynaEnergetics' facility in Whitney, Texas, and a smaller operation in Edmonton will be closed. A new centralized distribution center will open later this quarter ...

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  12. The Brief: March 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Texas Tribune

    ... stories of Texans in need, from bathing in rainwater to falling ill from tainted water. Photographers Jennifer Whitney and Spencer Selvidge beautifully documented life without access to a resource many take for granted. And the Trib partnered with ...

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  13. Slick Roadways In Western Portion Of Area Create Hazards, DelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KWTX

    ... By 6 a.m., school districts in Cranfils Gap, Goldthwaite, Hamilton, Jonesboro, Mexia, Morgan, Mullin, Priddy and Whitney, along with Tarleton State University, in Stephenville, and Texas Christian Academy had reported two hour delays in classes for ...

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  14. Dr. Gary Joe BlakeneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Burnet Bulletin

    ... on Jan. 23, 2015. He was born on March 26, 1954, to Joe and Clona Blakeney in Groom, TX. He was a graduate of Whitney High School in Whitney, Texas, and graduated from Lubbock hristian University with a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies, a ...

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  15. Jacob M. "Bubba" MataRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Clifton Record Online

    ... The family requests that memorials be made to the Jacob Mata Scholarship Fund, c/o First Bank and Trust P.O. Box 547 Whitney, Texas, 76692. Thoughts and memories may be shared with the family at www.lawsonfuneralhome.net . Arrangements by Lawson ...

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  16. Man Charged With Murder, Weapon FoundRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Hillsboro Reporter

    Seventy-year-old Frank Hard-wick of Whitney was officially charged with murder Wednesday, February 11, after allegedly shooting his stepson in the chest the day before. Authorities with the Hill County Sheriff's Office were dispatched at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, February 10, to a residence in the 400 block of Live Oak Loop north of Whitney regarding a shots fired call.

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  17. ESD 2 Discusses FRORead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... a FRO. A motion was made to approve a sewer plan that was recently drafted for the Farm Road 933 property north of Whitney. Leetun said that she will send the plan to the county for approval, and if it passes, then the board may submit the job up ...

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  18. Man Killed In Whitney-Area ShootingRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Hillsboro Reporter

    The Hill County Sheriff's Office made an arrest Tuesday evening, February 10, in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred earlier in the day near Whitney. According to Hill County Sheriff Michael Cox, 70-year-old Frank Hardwick of Whitney was being held in the Hill County Law Enforcement Center after allegedly shooting his 44-year-old stepson in the chest.

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  19. Man admits to killing stepson in Hill County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... WFAA.com: WHITNEY -- Hill County deputies say a man confessed to shooting and killing his adult stepson during a family argument Tuesday night. ...

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  20. Bendette Viola Shugart InceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Clifton Record Online

    ... Nursing Facility and Sunset Hospice that cared for her. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Lake Whitney; son, Roy Jr. and wife, Janell, of Niwot, Colorado; grandchildren, Dell Foster and wife, Stacy, of Albuquerque, NM; Danell ...

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