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AT&T Stadium to host all 2014 Football Championship Games
AT&T Stadium to host all 2014 Football Championship Games 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUSTIN— The 2014 University Interscholastic League Football State Championship games will be played at AT&T Stadium ...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Texas resident elected to Ducks Unlimited’s national board of directors
David Feckley elected to DU board Read release online » MEMPHIS, Tenn. –  July 22, 2014  – David Feckley, of Wylie, Texas, was elected to Ducks Unlimited Inc.’s national board of directors during t...
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GIANTS Snacks Inc. Becomes the Official Sunflower Seed of the Texas Rangers
GIANTS Snacks Inc. Becomes the Official Sunflower Seed of the Texas Rangers. Wahpeton, ND — GIANTS Snacks Inc. of Wahpeton, ND has become the Official Sunflower Seed of the Texas Rangers. This will...
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Mini-Bucks to sign up Aug. 2 and Aug. 9
Gilmer Mini Bucks Football 2014 Sign Ups will be held Saturday, Aug. 2 and Saturday, Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon at Hibbett Sports in Gilmer. Fee for flag football K-3rd is $70. Tackle football for...
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Video: Blake Lynch on his commitment to Baylor and future position
The athlete from Gilmer discusses where he will play once he arrives in Waco and what made him choose the Bears. Watch: Blake Lynch on his commitment to Baylor and future position
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Save The Habitat. Save the Hunt. Initiative Makes Significant Impact Through First Year
Save The Habitat. Save the Hunt. Initiative Makes Significant Impact Through First Year EDGEFIELD, S.C.  — The National Wild Turkey Federation's (NWTF) Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. initiative w...
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East Texas Passing Academy, OL Camp to be held at Buckeye Stadium
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East Texas Passing Academy (QB/WR) and OL Camp will be held Monday through Wednesday, July 14-16, from 6 until 9 p.m. at Buckeye Stadium. This camp is for students entering grades 6th through 12th.
Buckeyes fall to Kaufman
by ELWYN HENDERSON
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Gilmer Buckeyes went a perfect 3-0 in Pool Play at College Station Thursday and headed into the Texas State 7on7 Division II Championship Bracket for Friday’s play. In the opening game Friday m...
'Save the Habitat Save the Hunt' Banquet to be on July 18
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National Wild Turkey Federation “Save the Habitat Save the Hunt” Banquet will be on July 18 at the Gilmer Civic Center. The event starts at 6 p.m. There will be a catfish dinner served for a small ...
Steers win state title
by TORI CUMMINGS, Graham Leader
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Steers are state champions again. Read more: Steers win state title
Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Season to Open July 15
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Season to Open July 15 AUSTIN — The Gulf of Mexico commercial shrimp season for both state and federal waters will open 30 minutes after sunset Tuesday, July 15. The opening d...
Texas Sets Dove, Teal Seasons
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN – Dove hunters will have more opportunity later in the season with dates and bag limits finalized by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department this last week. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Servic...
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An arrival information screen shows the delayed Air Algerie flight 5017 (top) at the Houari Boumediene airport near Algiers, Algeria, Thursday, July 24, 2014. An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali and "probably crashed" according to the plane's owner and government officials in France and Burkina Faso. (AP Photo/Sidali Djarboub)PARIS (AP) — French officials have dispatched a military unit to secure the site in restive northern Mali where an Air Algeria plane crashed with 116 people aboard. France's interior minister said Friday that terrorism cannot be excluded as a cause for the tragedy though it was likely due to bad weather.


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BSkyB has agreed to buy 21st Century Fox's 100-percent stake in Sky Italia and its 57.4-percent interest in Sky Deutschland, a statement saidBritish satellite television group BSkyB said on Friday it had agreed multi-billion-dolla deals with Rupert Murdoch's media empire 21st Century Fox to create a pan-European pay-TV giant. Murdoch's 21st Century Fox media conglomerate owns 39 percent of BSkyB. BSkyB has agreed to buy 21st Century Fox's 100-percent stake in Sky Italia and its 57.4-percent interest in Sky Deutschland, a statement said. BSkyB said it planned to acquire the rest of Sky Deutschland from the German group's minority shareholders, creating a pan-European TV giant in deals costing the British group a total of up to £7.0 billion ($11.9 billion, 8.8 billion euros) in cash.


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