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  1. EPA grants permit for Texas gas plant, compressed air energy storage projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Utility Products

    ... the Matagorda Energy Center, a 317-megawatt (MW) Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) facility located in Matagorda County, Texas (the Project)," said the 2012 air permit application. "CAES is a commercially available, economically attractive form ...

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  2. Capital murder cases cost Victoria CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Victoria Advocate

    Approved memorandum of understanding between the sheriff's office in Victoria and Matagorda counties for use of Victoria County's patrol ... Approved memorandum of understanding between the sheriff's office in Victoria and Matagorda counties for use of Victoria County's patrol boat The county has spent $194,617 on indigent representation for the ... (more)

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  3. Drought threatens Texas rice farmers' futuresRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... we can survive this; we had to retool and spend over $250,000 to buy a planter, tractor and equipment." Matagorda County farmers are being forced to downsize their farming operation and change crops, from rice to dry land corn, due to a lack of ...

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  4. Port O'Connor community members left in the dark about oilRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... up on the Gulf-side of Matagorda Island, said LaDonna Thigpen, emergency coordinator for Calhoun County. Matagorda County's interests are being represented by Texas Parks and Wildlife and U.S. Parks and Wildlife, Beuerman said. Matagorda County ...

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  5. Reduced bag limit will help fish populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | Houston Chronicle

    ... 2007, to all marine water between the Highway 457 bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway near Sargent in Matagorda County and the Texas-Mexico border at the mouth of the Rio Grande. The possession limit for the area falling under the five-trout rule ...

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  6. Tax Roundup, 3/25/14: Shaky foundations can be costly. And: monitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Roth & Company, P.C.

    ... the stated purpose of operating 'exclusively for charitable purposes for the benefit of the citizens of Matagorda County, Texas [and] for no other purposes.'" The court said an IRS audit found that Mr. Ziegnhals "used funds from the Foundation to ...

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  7. Palacios police shoot, kill family dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... killed and left to die by an officer with the Palacios Police Department last week. Returning from the Matagorda County Fair on Thursday night, Tiffany Garcia-Duran said she and her family were devastated to find one of their dogs was missing. That ...

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  8. Pacific Energy Development to Present at the 26th Annual Roth ConferenceRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | AndhraNews

    ... located in Comanche, Harper, Barber and Kiowa Counties, Kansas, and its North Sugar Valley asset located in Matagorda County, Texas. The Company has also previously announced its entry into agreements to acquire (i) a controlling interest in a ...

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  9. Matagorda County Sheriff's Office accepting applications for Citizen's Law Enforcement AcademyRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Matagorda County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for enrollment into Class 14 of the Citizen's Law Enforcement Academy.

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  10. Lawyers: Free man wrongfully locked up for decadesRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... or retried. Hartfield is scheduled to stand trial again in April for Lowe's slaying. In a court filing, Matagorda County District Attorney Steven Reis rejected the assertion that Hartfield should go free. While acknowledging that the state "may be ...

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  11. Lawyers: Free Texas Man Wrongfully Locked up for DecadesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | The Afro American Newspaper

    ... or retried. Hartfield is scheduled to stand trial again in April for Lowe's slaying. In a court filing, Matagorda County District Attorney Steven Reis rejected the assertion that Hartfield should go free. While acknowledging that the state "may be ...

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  12. New market study, "Orca Energy Limited (OGY) - Oil & Gas - Deals and...Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... and Cooper Basin. The company holds a 20% interest in the Seabiscuit (Matagorda) Project located in Matagorda County, Texas. The Seabiscuit project was described from 3D seismic data, the oil and gas industry's best tool for imaging hydrocarbon ...

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  13. Lawyers: Free man wrongfully kept locked up for decadesRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... no sentence to commute. Appeals courts agreed and ordered Hartfield freed or retried. In a court filing, Matagorda County District Attorney Steven Reis rejected the assertion that Hartfield should go free. While acknowledging that the state "may be ...

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  14. Jerry Hartfield Should Be Freed After Being Wrongfully Locked Up For Decades: LawyersRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... or retried. Hartfield is scheduled to stand trial again in April for Lowe's slaying. In a court filing, Matagorda County District Attorney Steven Reis rejected the assertion that Hartfield should go free. While acknowledging that the state "may be ...

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  15. Pacific Energy Development Announces Kazakhstan Government Approval...Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... Kansas, its Eagle Ford asset in McMullen County, Texas, and its North Sugar Valley asset located in Matagorda County, Texas. The Company has also previously announced its entry into agreements to acquire (i) a controlling interest in a 380,000 acre ...

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  16. Ron Kirk takes new role as pitch man for nuclear powerRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... at Comanche Peak near Glen Rose, about 40 miles south of Fort Worth, and the South Texas Project, in Matagorda County about 90 miles southwest of Houston. "Japan is a lesson to be learned. We don't think it's a stop sign. It's not a yield sign," he ...

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  17. Texas Crop ReportRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... on emerged wheat, but the crop appeared to be doing well otherwise. Geese were a problem on ryegrass. Matagorda County reported some rain, which helped replenish topsoil moisture. Most row crop fields were ready to plant. East: The southern part of ...

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  18. Texas Crop ReportRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... on emerged wheat, but the crop appeared to be doing well otherwise. Geese were a problem on ryegrass. Matagorda County reported some rain, which helped replenish topsoil moisture. Most row crop fields were ready to plant. East: The southern part of ...

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  19. Reducing daily fish limits a touchy subjectRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Laguna Madre to cover all Texas inshore water between the Rio Grande and Farm-to-Market 457 near Sargent in Matagorda County. That includes all inshore waters from East Matagorda Bay to the Texas/Mexico border. The 10-trout daily bag limit would ...

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  20. Pacific Energy Development to Host Operational Update Conference Call Today on Niobrara AcquisitionRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... Kansas, its Eagle Ford asset in McMullen County, Texas, and its North Sugar Valley asset located in Matagorda County, Texas. The Company has also previously announced its entry into an agreement to acquire a controlling interest in a 380,000 acre ...

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