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ALVARADO POLICEPolice seek public's help to indentify robber

The Alvarado Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the person shown in the accompanying surveillance camera photos from the Dollar General store at 1070 U. Full Story
LIFESTYLES
THEATER REVIEWPlaza's 'Steel Magnolias' is a cut above

Alvarado Junior High drama director Kristi Mills has leading role
The camaraderie and bonding of the beauty parlor — free of concern about social status or position on the career ladder — must be for women what the golfing trip or fishing expedition is for men: a time and place where anything goes, everything can be discussed off-the-record and everybody remains friends. Full Story
CULTURE
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BRAZOS CHAMBER ORCHESTRABCO presents free concerts Oct. 28 and Oct. 29

The Brazos Chamber Orchestra will begin its 16th year with two free concerts for its fall concert series. Full Story
OBITUARIES
BETTY JEAN SAYLORS

Alvarado -- Betty Jean Saylors, of Alvarado, passed from this life Sunday, July 20, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. Full Story
SPORTS
BASEBALL | TEXAS SPORTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION ALL-STATE TEAMAlvarado's Lemons nabs first-team all-state accolades

Holland earns honorable mention status
Alvarado baseball standout Dylan Lemons capped his career as an Indian Tuesday when he was selected to the 2014 Texas Sports Writers Association's Class 3A All-State Baseball First Team as a utility player. Full Story
Surgeons in India remove 232 teeth from teen

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Dental surgeons in India's largest city say they have removed 232 small "tooth-like structures" from the mouth of a teenage boy with a rare medical condition. Full Story
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MTV's 'Teen Wolf' cast delights fans at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fans squealed and screamed, and some shed tears at Thursday's Comic-Con panel for MTV's hit series "Teen Wolf. Full Story
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Surprise! Justin Bieber in news for his music

The troubled singer releases clips of 11 new tracks on Instagram, hinting at prospect of new album.