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    PEOPLELocal man crafted prize for A&M-S. Carolina game

    A trophy that will be handed to the winners of this year’s football game between Texas A&M and the University of South Carolina started in the hands of a sculptor from Keene. Read More...
    BUSINESS
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    BUSINESSBrown honored for 50 years in banking

    Linda Brown has been honored by the Texas Bankers Foundation, a philanthropic arm of the Texas Bankers Association, for a banking career that has lasted 50 years. Read More...
    SPORTS
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    FOOTBALL | FORT WORTH WESTERN HILLS AT BURLESON, 7:30P.M. FRIDAYElks chasing big goals

    Burleson football coach Gary McElroy makes no bones about the Elks having big plans for the 2014 season.After making the playoffs last season, McElroy wants more from this team. Read More...
    LIFESTYLES
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    San Antonio perfect locale for 'babymoon'

    First of all, if you're pregnant, congratulations! It will be one of the happiest, most tiring and anxiety-ridden times of your life. Read More...
    TEXAS NEWS
    Houston's 2 airports set passenger records in 2013

    HOUSTON (AP) More people than ever are passing through Houston's two major airports. Year-end traffic reports released Tuesday by the Houston Airport System show Hobby Airport was used by 11. Read More...
    OBITUARIES
    EUGENE L. HARRIS

    Grandview -- Eugene L. Harris, 90, of Grandview, passed away Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Grandview. Read More...
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    Crested Butte to be Bud Light's 'Whatever' town

    DENVER (AP) — Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" — a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign. Full Story
    Bulgarian poet Valeri Petrov dies

    SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Valeri Petrov, Bulgaria's most prominent contemporary poet and a former Nobel Prize nominee who translated the complete works of Shakespeare, has died at age 94. Full Story
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    Suge Knight won't talk to police

    After being shot at Chris Brown’s party, rap mogul reportedly isn’t cooperating with authorities to find shooter.