Scurry County Newswire

Scurry County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Scurry County, TX.

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  1. End of the line: Snyder train depot demolished, but parts live onRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Amarillo.com

    Paula Hatfield, vice chairwoman of the Scurry County Historical Commission, said it was emotional to watch a building the commission worked hard to save go down. She said she was there every day during the demolition process, learning new details about the more-than-100-year-old building.

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  2. End of the line: Snyder train depot demolished, but parts live onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Paula Hatfield, vice chairwoman of the Scurry County Historical Commission, said it was emotional to watch a building the commission worked hard to save go down. She said she was there every day during the demolition process, learning new details about the more-than-100-year-old building.

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  3. Occidental Petroleum: The Undisputed King Of CO2 Enhanced Oil RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Seeking Alpha

    ... is that there has been no decline in production between 2016 and 2017 and, except for the Canyon Reef Unit in Scurry County, they have an average oil cut of approximately 90%. Again, low decline and high oil cut are two positive attributes. Key ...

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  4. Archer City sweeps Sanford-Fritch out of playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Amarillo.com

    Sanford-Fritch was able to stay with Archer City most of the way in the teams' Region I-2A semi-final. However, the Lady Eagles ended up being swept by the Lady Wildcats, 25-22, 25-11, 25-9 Friday morning at the Scurry County Coliseum in Snyder.

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  5. DPS honors fallen trooper in highway dedication ceremony in PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... had driven countless times. On Thursday, the Texas Department of Transportation placed one of the signs near Scurry County, visible to northbound traffic. The second sign will be placed next week. DPS officials and McDonald's family also thanked ...

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  6. Highway dedicated to Trooper Jonathan McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | KSWO

    ... e vehicle crash. The portion of the highway dedicated to him is south of Southland and stretches from Garza to Scurry County. He was survived by his parents, wife, one daughter and two brothers.

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  7. Western Texas College Announces "Quanah Parker" Dedication CeremonyRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 2 | Sweetwater Reporter

    ... and artist Terry Gilbreth. Representatives from Western Texas College, the Quanah Parker Trail Committee, the Scurry County Historical Commission, and the Texas Heritage Trails Program will also be in attendance. A reception in the Scurry County ...

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  8. CO2 leaks from a pipe near Scurry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | KSWO

    The leak was discovered at around 1:30 p.m. Friday and workers are currently trying to isolate the impacted pipelines, according to the Snyder Daily News . There is also a command system that has been established by first responders in the area.

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  9. Bezos smashes champagne bottle to open wind farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | ABC News

    ... biggest wind farm. According to a statement released by the company yesterday, the Amazon Wind Farm Texas in Scurry County in northwest Texas consists of more than a hundred 300-foot-tall turbines. The wind farm, which Amazon built with Lincoln ...

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  10. Amazon's new wind farm produces 1 million MWhRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Neowin.net

    ... using 100% renewable energy. We'd like to thank the leaders at [Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE)], the Scurry County community, and our partners across the country who are helping us continue to bring new renewable energy online." The Amazon Wind Farm ...

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  11. Continue reading See Amazon's Jeff Bezos smash a champagne bottle atop a Texas wind turbineRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    Even in the age of coal enthusiast President Donald Trump, clean-energy developers are finding plenty of interest in wind and solar power from businesses with sustainability targets, especially technology companies. That was on display in a video tweeted Thursday by Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, as he christened the 253-megawatt Amazon Wind Farm Texas in Scurry County.

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  12. Amazon's largest wind farm yet is up and running in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Engadget

    ... the company announced that its largest wind farm yet is up and running. The Amazon Wind Farm Texas, located in Scurry County, Texas, includes over 100 turbines and will generate enough clean energy to power more than 330,000 homes. This isn't ...

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  13. Amazon just opened its biggest wind farm yet in TexasRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | Fox News

    ... the grid each year. That's enough energy to power almost 90,000 homes annually. The farm, which is located in Scurry County, has over 100 turbines, and is now one of 18 wind and solar projects the e-commerce giant operates around the country, with ...

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  14. Jeff Bezos posing on wind turbine may be peak Jeff Bezos - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | CNET News.com

    ... at the hull of some already obsolete ship. Instead, here was Bezos on top of a turbine at Amazon's new Scurry County, Texas, wind farm , ready to christen the project open. Bezos has been using his muscle -- at least in the business sense -- to ...

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  15. Bezos Christens Wind Farm as U.S. Companies Buy More Clean PowerRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Even in the age of coal enthusiast President Donald Trump, clean-energy developers are finding plenty of interest in wind and solar power from businesses with sustainability targets, especially technology companies. That was on display in a video tweeted Thursday by Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, as he christened the 253-megawatt Amazon Wind Farm Texas in Scurry County.

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  16. Amazon's Newest, Biggest Wind Farm Now Up and RunningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | PC Magazine

    ... its largest renewable energy project to date: a massive wind farm in Texas. 253-megawatt (MW) wind farm in Scurry County, Texas, is expected to generate 1,000,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of wind energy annually, or enough to power nearly 90,000 US ...

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  17. Jeff Bezos christens Amazon's big Texas wind farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... broke a bottle of sparkling wine over a turbine at the 253-megawatt Amazon Wind Farm Texas west of Abilene in Scurry County and Seattle-based Amazon posted videos on Twitter and Instagram . The Texas wind farm is Amazon's largest renewable energy ...

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  18. Amazon, partner launch wind farm in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | MarketWatch

    That's Amazon.com's largest wind farm to date, and the latest in a string of wind and solar projects backed by the tech giant. The wind farm in northwestern Texas Scurry County has more than 100 wind turbines, each more than 300 feet tall.

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  19. Historic railroad depot in West Texas faces demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... it a liability. "We felt like we've done everything we can, already," said Drew Bullard, chairman of the Scurry County Historical Commission. "We went through a very intensive process and we just couldn't get it done." The Abilene Reporter-News ...

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  20. Lefort America opens new corporate headquarters and adds to staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    ... Depot in Snyder, Texas, is in a neglected state and contains environmental hazards such as asbestos. The Scurry County Historical Commission delayed the demolition one year ago and began to plan a relocation project. The report says the project fell ...

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