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 West, Texas

West is a city in McLennan County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 2,674. It is named after T.M. West, the first postmaster of the city.[4] West is located in the north-central part of Texas.

West, Texas
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On Feb. 14, 2013, the first Valentine's in Valentine commenced, laying the tradition for one of the biggest events in West Texas. With a population of just 125, the annual party swells the small town as festival goers from surrounding areas and beyond flock to the Old Mercantile Building for a party hosted by ...
The production of crude oil has hit 10 million barrels a day for the first time in nearly 50 years, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Lifting the ban on the exportation of U.S. crude oil on Dec. 18, 2015, has been a major game-changer for U.S. oil producers, said Michael Looney, ...
Andrews, TX -- J.F. Lehman & Company ("JFLCO") is pleased to announce that an investment affiliate has acquired Waste Control Specialists LLC ("WCS" or the "Company") from Valhi, Inc. (nyse: VHI). The acquisition represents JFLCO's fourth platform investment in the environmental and technical ...
The mayors of seven West Texas cities met face-to-face in Midland on Wednesday to talk about issues that lay ahead for the cities they represent. Their stated goal is to find common ground over the issues that are most important to the region and take those issues to the governor for support. Lubbock ...
As Texas Monthly says, this cocktail is "as bright as the West Texas sun." A Chilton isn't that different than a vodka soda, but don't let anyone from Lubbock hear you say so. The cocktail that calls for vodka, two lemons worth of juice and a splash of soda water, reportedly originated in the panhandle when a ...

In this Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 photo, Taytam Wilke, 2, holds onto the lamb he was showing with Latimer Burnett while keeping an eye on the judge during The Honorary, or Pee Wee, Showmanship contest at the ... more. Photo: Ronald W. Erdrich, AP. Image 2 of 5. In this Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 photo ...
A West Texas sheriff says skeletal remains have been found in a trash-filled pit in the search for two teenagers missing since 2015. Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter on Monday said authorities believe a second body is buried at the site and excavation continues in the homicide investigation. The pit is ...
A West Texas man has taken aim at becoming one of the world's top marksmen. Bill Poor, 41, says he hit a target from 3 miles away with a .408 bullet on Jan. 14 near Midland. Hitting a target from that distance would break the record of 2.8 miles set by retired Navy Seal Charles Melton in September.
The cold front moving through this morning will cause temperatures to be bitterly cold early Sunday morning. A hard freeze warning has been ...
The annual Reagan County Wild Game Supper will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25, at the Reagan County Community Building. A variety of ...
The West Texas A&M University Forensics team traveled to Norman, Okla., on Nov. 4-5 and participated in the Sooner Showdown. The Buffs ...
They say vehicle burglaries with guns being stolen is an all too common crime in West Texas. police say there were 144 firearms stolen from ...
Engler Donates $1 Million Per Year to West Texas A&M. November 17, 2017 11:47 AM. West Texas A&M University has announced the largest gift in the ...
Untapped: The New West Texas explores the impact of new energy exploration on the economy, the water table and the environment.
Six mayors from West Texas gathered today (November 8) in a joint effort to unite and advocate for the areas they represent. Lubbock Mayor ...
A 49-year-old man who fired several shots in a West Texas bar and then also fired at officers was arrested Tuesday in Dallas, authorities said.

... Texas on Nov. 10 weekend. Jane Jeschke, Special to San Angelo Standard-Times Published 11:52 a.m. CT Nov. 4, 2017 | Updated 2:46 p.m. CT Nov. 4, 2017 ...
Country music band Shenandoah performs at the West Texas Rehabilitation Center's 25th Anniversary Dinner Show at the McNease ...
Ted McCloskey grew up in Austin, but his love of the outdoors carried him to West Texas, where more than a decade ago he started working at ...
SAN ANGELO -- Before the lights, and before the makeup and the crowds, members of legendary Florida country-music band Sawyer Brown ...
Young goshawk in training. The goshawk is one of Mother Nature's own fighter jets, capable of finding and killing its prey with tremendous speed.
Young goshawk in training. The goshawk is one of Mother Nature's own fighter jets, capable of finding and killing its prey with tremendous speed.
Out in far-flung West Texas, rugged mountains and craggy canyons rise from wide open spaces, silence stretches for hundreds of miles in each ...
"The beginning of every season, everybody's excited." Stephanie Massengale, President and owner of The Matador said. "We are always crazy ...
West Texas A&M University recently launched a $400,000 effort to create a new campus blueprint emphasizing mobility. The university is in the ...
The West Texas Film Commission has announced the 2017 official selections for the West Texas Film Festival, which runs from Nov. 8 through ...
West Texas is becoming home to the development of energy storage, which will become an important piece of future energy infrastructure.
Bud Morgan, longtime West Texas coach and teacher, was recently inducted into the Athletic Hall of Honor at Snyder high school, where he ...
I volunteer at the Recording Library of West Texas, and am Precinct 403 chair, Midland County Democratic party. I taught computer information ...
Freshman Jessica Diaz played a part in each of West Texas A&M's goals Sunday as the Lady Buffs dealt No. 16-ranked Midwestern State a ...
Dodger blue deep in the heart of West Texas. Bill Knight, El Paso Times Published 3:03 p.m. MT Oct. 28, 2017 | Updated 6:02 p.m. MT Oct. 28, 2017. Skip in Skip.
The West Texas Patriot Guard Riders have placed wreaths on the final resting place for veterans at Sunset Memorial gardens in Odessa for the ...
... of Courage honors Medal of Honor recipients, veterans across West Texas ... a burden to the citizens who are in the West Texas community.
A Texas health system will equip 10 ambulances with telehealth backpacks and broadband connectivity to help EMS providers connect with ...
Lubbock, TX - Boots are common to see on the feet of cowboys and cowgirls across the South Plains. But one company in town has made it ...
Award-winning poet and Guggenhiem Fellow Denise Duhamel will host a reading of selections from her newest book, "Scald," at West Texas ...
LUBBOCK -- In his more than eight years as Texas House Speaker, Joe Straus became a face of the establishment or business wing of the ...
Lubbock, TX (NEWS RELEASE) - Visit Lubbock is excited to welcome the 31st Annual West Texas Turfgrass & Irrigation Conference ...
In a Monday, June 26, 2017 photo, a Halliburton employee work near rows of hydraulic fracturing pumping units at a three pad site in Midland, ...
The West Texas Lighthouse for the Blind, a nonprofit that provides jobs to the blind and visually impaired, was presented with a Quality Work ...
The West Texas Food Bank was among 20 food banks across Texas to benefit from H-E-B's Help End Hunger. The campaign raised more than ...
The West Texas maker of bump stocks has temporarily suspended taking new orders while it fills those that have already been placed.
satellite images show sand mining by Alpine Silica in the dunes sagebrush lizard's habitat in West Texas. Individual images courtesy of ...
Residents of West, Texas, hoped they would finally learn what happened the night of April 17, 2013, when a deadly explosion at a fertilizer ...
Located in the heart of the Permian Basin ― with the largest single source of oil and gas deposits in the United States ― lies a city known for its ...
West Texas Councilman Won't Say Where He Lives or Works. A councilman in Odessa in West Texas is refusing to disclose where he lives and ...
A 38-year-old West Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after she was convicted of capital murder for the fatal ...
This brand identity is something that can only be described as West Texas punk rock. It's Vans Sk8-Hi hi-tops meets American traditional ...
West Texas is home to a growing cucumber operation. ... Stephen Geotz, said the climate in West Texas is ideal for growing cucumbers.


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