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    Investigators to find cause of fire

    03/30/2015 12:43 PM CDT
    The cause of the fire that was reported around 1:30 a.m. Thursday which consumed the buildings housing Rick’s Electronics and Cris Norvill and Associates has still not been determined. 
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    Inmates get education opportunities at state jail
    03/30/2015 12:39 PM CDT - Lindsey State Jail officials said the start of 2015 has been very quiet at the facility.   In a quarterly public information session, Assistant Warden Cole McKennon said the jail is just below its 1,031 inmate capacity, sitting at 958 as of Wednesday afternoon. Read more

    Jack County supports ACS with relay
    03/30/2015 12:37 PM CDT - Jack County hosted its 11th Relay for Life Friday night and raised $33,337 with more expected to come in  for the American Cancer Society.   This year’s event had eight teams with more than 200 participants including 78 cancer survivors. Read more

    TWC reports large increase in claims
    03/23/2015 01:29 PM CDT - Though it is no surprise to those living in an oil patch, Texas Workforce Commission recently reported a sharp increase in the number of unemployment claims from those in the oil and gas industry. Read more

    Springer hosts mid-session town hall
    03/23/2015 01:28 PM CDT - Drew Springer is a very busy man.   The District 68 State Rep took time out of the legislative session schedule to speak to about 100 people at Memorial Auditorium Saturday. Read more

    Judge ends man's attempt to salvage Cape Cod shipwreck

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A treasure hunter's effort to salvage what he calls $3 billion in platinum from a World War II shipwreck off Cape Cod has been ended by a federal judge. Full Story
    Marlon James among winners of Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

    NEW YORK (AP) — Novelist Marlon James and poet Marilyn Chin are among this year's winners of the Anisfield-Wolf (AN'-is-feeld) Book Awards, given for literature that "confronts racism and examines diversity. Full Story
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    Will Forte and January Jones dating

    Forte, a former Lafayette resident, has been stepping out with his 'Last Man on Earth' co-star, reports say.