Upshur County Shares helps 646 families in March
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The Upshur County Shares Food Pantry helped 646 families and 1,646 people with food in March. Of these families, nearly five percent came in for the first time. “So we are continually seeing new fa...
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Ben Martin chips onto the green for the birdie on the 17th hole during the opening round of the PGA Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., Thursday, April 24, 2014. Martin treated a tiny gallery to a course-record round, shooting a 10-under 62 on Thursday. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Ben Martin made his way through most of the TPC Louisiana course with the type of sparse gallery one would expect for a player who had missed seven cuts in his previous nine starts on the PGA Tour.


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FILE - In this Monday, May 13, 2013 file photo, Rida Ibrahim, a 62-year-old Egyptian farmer, harvests wheat on his farm, in Qalubiyah, north Cairo, Egypt. Egypt's farmers have begun the annual wheat harvest. This year, it comes as the government is trying to rein in its decades-old policy of subsidizing bread with a new electronic smart-card system. The minister of supply says that the new system will save the government money and better target the country's poorest. He also says that Egypt, the world's largest importer of wheat, will continue to rely on foreign sources for the staple crop. Unrest in Ukraine has pushed up wheat prices worldwide in recent months. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)CAIRO (AP) — Egypt will try to save half the money it spends on wheat subsidies by issuing a new smart card system to ensure that the cheap bread goes to only the neediest.


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TxDOT public hearing on lake bridge replacement held at Ore City High School
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
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ORE CITY — Citizens expressed several positive comments, and "very few negative" ones, at last Thursday night's public hearing concerning the proposed replacement of the aging bridge over Lake O' t...
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