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"It's A Huge Crisis"
GeezerGeek   From Obama's viewpoint, this must be win-win. Not only does he put the screws to Putin and Russia, but he also gets to screw the US shale industry and American energy independence in g...
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Listen Live to Today's Game
The Gilmer Buckeyes (15-0) travel to AT&T Stadium in Dallas to play the Celina Bobcats (12-2) in the 4A Division II State Championship Game. Kickoff for this game is at 12 noon. Pregame starts at 1...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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DEZign8
I have been a Gilmer Buckeye since birth in 1955, and have been blessed to have been able to see countless Buckeye football games through the years. Quite by accident back in 1974, shortly after I ...
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Second Arkansas Man Arrested in Cattle Theft Case
Camden, Ark. –  A second Arkansas man was arrested  Wednesday  and placed in the Ouachita County, Ark. jail as a suspect in the theft of approximately 70 head of cattle across Texas and Arkansas.  ...
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Video: State Championship Game Sendoff for the Gilmer Buckeyes
The Gilmer Buckeyes leave town at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, Dec. 18. First, they circle the square in downtown Gilmer before traveling to an undisclosed hotel near AT&T Stadium in Arlington ...
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Map and Directions to AT&T Stadium in Arlington
West Orange-Stark Mustangs vs Gilmer Buckeyes Friday, Dec 19 12 noon 
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2014 CLASS 4A DIVISION II CHAMPIONSHIP GAME – Gilmer vs. West Orange-Stark
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Sportsman Channel’s “Amazing America with Sarah Palin”
Dec 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Sportsman Channel’s “Amazing America with Sarah Palin” Premieres Second Season on January 15 at 9 p.m. ET/PT   Legendary Musician Ted Nugent Guest Stars in Third Episode   NEW BERLIN, WI (December ...
Birders Flock To See New Species in Texas in 2014
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
AUSTIN – The phenomenon of new birds seen in Texas jumped in 2014, underscoring the Lone Star State’s rep as one of the top birding destinations in the country. It also illustrates how technology a...
Game Warden Field Notes
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Missed a Spot When a landowner in Red River County heard gunshots near his property, he cal...
Pep Rally held for Buckeyes
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GHS students and members of the community turned out Wednesday night to get fired up along with the Buckeyes for Friday's state championship game. The Buckeyes are leaving today for Arlington. Send...
The View from Writers Roost
by WILLIS WEBB
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Texas’ regional accents are a source of fascination. Trying to study them is difficult, probably even for an English professor. If you’ve read my missives more than occasionally, you know I love Te...
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President Barack Obama visits the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for an update on the recovery from Hurricane Sandy that hit New York and New Jersey especially hard earlier this week, Saturday morning, Nov. 3, 2012, in Washington. He is flanked by FEMA chief Craig Fugate, left, and Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, right. Next to Napolitano is Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, far right. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government isn't fully prepared to handle a nuclear terrorist attack or a large-scale natural catastrophe, lacks effective coordination, and in some cases is years away from ensuring adequate emergency shelter and medical treatment, congressional investigators have found.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.
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