Early vote turnout described as 'moderate'
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Oct 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Early voting for the Nov. 4 statewide general election, which ends Friday night, has been “moderate” in Upshur County so far as 1,935 people had voted in person or by mail as of early Tuesday, said...
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A man jumps over a burning couch in the Mission district after the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals to win the World Series on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police say up to 2 million Giants fans could turn out to cheer the World Series champions in a downtown San Francisco parade featuring double-decker buses for the players and floats of the Golden Gate Bridge.


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In this Oct. 28, 2014 photo provided by Pete Stachowicz of Paradise Helicopters, a house burns to the ground as lava flows around it near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. The National Guard is deploying troops to the rural Hawaii town as lava makes a slow crawl toward a major road and threatens to further isolate the community that got its start during the lumber- and sugar-plantation heyday. Hawaii County Civil Defense Director Darryl Oliveira said Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, the National Guard is deploying 83 troops to Pahoa to help provide security. The troops will help with a roadblock and with other safety issues. (AP Photo/Pete Stachowicz, Paradise Helicopters)PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The Hawaii National Guard is deploying troops to a rural Hawaii town as lava makes a slow crawl toward a major road and threatens to further isolate the community that got its start during the lumber and sugar-plantation heyday.


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SPCA of Texas and Upshur County Constable Seize 37 Cruelly Treated Animals from Suspected Puppy Mill in Upshur County
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  (UPSHUR COUNTY, TX; McKINNEY, TX); October 29, 2014 –  Today, under the authority of the Upshur County Constable, Pct. 1, the SPCA of Texas seized and took custody of 37 cruelly treated animals--...
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