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    Red Cross calls on area donors

    Blood drives have been planned in Olney and Graham in early August in order to help the American Red Cross through a looming blood shortage. The organization is calling for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give. Read more
    LIFESTYLES
    Dunlap, Davidson to wed Aug. 9

    Derek Dunlap of Anson and Riley Davidson of Fairfield are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching marriage.  The prospective groom is the son of Terry and Nancy Dunlap. Read more
    OBITUARIES
    F.L. "Red" Livingston

    F.L. “Red” Livingston, 90, of Megargel, Texas, passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Hamilton Hospital in Olney, Texas, following a long illness. Read more
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    Swallowing water can be fatal hours after leaving the pool

    Drowning is a danger any time of the year and wherever water is present. Instances of drowning escalate in the summer, when more people are apt to spend time in the pool or at the seaside. Read more
    Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

    BERLIN (AP) — Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story
    (Tonya Wise/Tonya Wise/Invision/AP)
    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
    (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
    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.