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Texas County Newswire

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  1. Week in Preview: Sept. 4 through Sept. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Guymon Daily Herald

    ... softball, football and volleyball taking off. Check out Shawn Yorks' sports section for the best coverage in Texas County! It's also Labor Day weekend. As we spend time with family and friends and enjoy the long weekend, make sure to remember the ...

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  2. Week in preview: Aug. 31 through Sept. 6Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Monday, Aug. 31: The Texas County Commissioners will meet on the second floor of the county courthouse, located at 319 N. Main St. in Guymon. Commissioners Ted Keeling, Richard Bryan and Jack Strain conduct county business and hear from the various department heads as needed.

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  3. Week in preview, Aug. 24 through Aug. 30Read the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Texas County is in high gear in the new school year, and the last week of August is leading into the autumn month of September. Cooler weather, football season, school activities and a whole lot of everything is coming up this month.

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  4. Week in preview: What's happening in Texas County the week of August 17-23Read the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Guymon Daily Herald

    Monday: The Texas County Commissioners meet every Monday morning at 10 a.m. on the second floor of the Texas County Courthouse inside the commissioners meeting room. The courthouse is located at 319 N. Main St. in Guymon.

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  5. The Latest on jail death: County promises vigorous defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The latest on the death of Sandra Bland, who was found dead in a Texas jail cell last month : An attorney for Waller County says it will have a vigorous defense to a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of Sandra Bland, the black woman authorities say hanged herself last month in the Texas county's jail. Lawyer Larry Simmons says the county, while expressing sympathy to Sandra Bland's family, will be filing a response to the lawsuit Tuesday from Geneva Reed-Veal, and "will clearly articulate the county's legal position."

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  6. The Latest on jail death: Family seeking more informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... into the jail July 10, her jail intake records and other material. The family of a black woman found dead in a Texas county jail three days after a confrontation with a white state trooper says it has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the ...

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  7. New video shows more of Sandra Bland's time in Texas jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A demonstrator holds a Sandra Bland sign during a vigil, Tuesday evening, July 28, 2015, near the DuSable Bridge on Michigan Ave. in Chicago. Bland died in a Texas county jail after the traffic stop for failing to use a turn signal escalated into a physical confrontation.

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  8. Jail releases more footage of Sandra Bland before her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... evening, July 28, 2015, near the Michigan Avenue bridge over the Chicago River in Chicago. Bland died in a Texas county jail after the traffic stop for failing to use a turn signal escalated into a physical confrontation. Authorities have said Bland ...

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  9. Texas county in the news has history of racial tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    In the searing 100-degree Texas heat, Sylvester Nunn uses three worn beach umbrellas to protect himself and the produce piled in the bed of his old Chevy pickup as he carries on a generations-old summer tradition.

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  10. Texas county where inmate died has history of racial tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Nunn sells watermelons from the back of his truck along the highway, a generations-old summer tr... . Sylvester Nunn leans against his pickup and talks about growing up in Waller County Wednesday, July 22, 2015, in Hempstead, Texas.

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  11. Parents: Shootings began when daughter reported assaultRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The parents of a young woman who police say was kidnapped during a violent rampage that left two people dead believe the gunman was furious at their daughter when he found out that she went to police saying he... The parents of a woman police say was kidnapped during a shooting rampage that left two people dead believe the gunman was furious at her when he found out she went to police saying he abducted and sexually assaulted her... The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that the ongoing case is being treated as thoroughly "as... A police dashboard video released Tuesday shows that a Texas state trooper drew a stun gun on a black motorist and said, "I will light you up" when the woman refused to get out of her car during a traffic stop.

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  12. Teenager's video of gun-firing drone spurs investigationRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... its lessons to the past and the future in fiction and nonfiction, has died. He was 84. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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  13. E.L. Doctorow, author of 'Ragtime,' dies in New York at 84Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that the ongoing case is being treated as thoroughly "as... A police dashboard video released Tuesday shows that a Texas state trooper drew a stun gun on a black motorist and said, "I will light you up" when the woman refused to get out of her car during a routine traffic stop. Writer E.L. Doctorow, who wryly reimagined the American experience in such novels as "Ragtime" and "The March" and applied its lessons to the past and future in fiction and nonfiction, has died.

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  14. More trouble than jobs at economic agency Walker championedRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... agency backed a plan to turn dirty plastic forks and ketchup-stained napkins into jobs. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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  15. Bill Cosby's lawyers ask judge to keep settlement sealedRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that the ongoing case is being treated as thoroughly "as... The operators of a Texas jail where a black woman died after she was arrested in a traffic stop have acknowledged violating state rules on guard training and the monitoring of inmates. Lawyers for Bill Cosby argue in a new court filing his admission he used quaaludes in the 1970s doesn't mean he drugged and sexually assaulted women.

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  16. World mayors at Vatican urge 'bold climate agreement'Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... agency backed a plan to turn dirty plastic forks and ketchup-stained napkins into jobs. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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  17. Feds end prosecution of Barry Bonds without convictionRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... sites has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attack, a lawyer said Tuesday. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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  18. Footbridge saved from mall where 'Dawn of the Dead' was shotRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... with a young boy's death last year when the five bodies were discovered, police said. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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  19. Court suspends trial of ex-Chad dictator until SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... sites has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attack, a lawyer said Tuesday. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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  20. NHL receives expansion bids from Las Vegas, Quebec CityRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... sites has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attack, a lawyer said Tuesday. The prosecutor in a Texas county where authorities say a woman hanged herself in a jail cell said that it is too soon to determine exactly how she died and that ...

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