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Marvel’s ‘The Blob’ is from Texas

Did you know 'The Blob' is from Texas? Yep. Marvel Comics character, Fred J. Dukes, evil mutant from X:Men Apocalypse originates from Lubbock.

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Corey Van Zandt
Corey Van Zandt

Best Swimming Holes in Texas [PHOTOS]

Texas isn't the barren wasteland, full of cowboys and tumbleweeds, that Hollywood portrays. We've actually got some awesome scenery and natural attractions that bring in people from all over.

Some of those natural attractions include some incredible swimming holes that's sure to keep you cool on a hot summer day.

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KWES/NewsWest 9

Midland Police Release New Details on Odessa Plane Crash

New details released form Midland police on plane crash at the Cemex Plant in Odessa.

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President Obama Speaks With President Rouhani Of Iran
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President Obama Reduces Midland Man’s Prison Sentence

A Midland man's sentence was commuted on Friday by President Obama.

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2015 Sundance Film Festival Portraits - Day 2
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Kevin Bacon Crashes Pizza Party in Marfa and Donates $5000

Marfa teachers were treated to a nice surprise when Kevin Bacon dropped by last week.

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Alayah Benavidez via instagram
Alayah Benavidez via instagram

Miss Texas Chows Down on Whataburger After Win

Many a victory have been celebrated at Whataburgers across the state. I've attended a few celebratory post-game meals there myself, but none like this.

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So You Think You Know Movies?

So I thought I knew movies. I thought I could conquer this Mental Floss quiz, asking you to name the movie with only three clues. Can you beat my score?

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Google Trends

Most Commonly Misspelled Words in Each State

As a one-time regional competitor in UIL Spelling and Vocabulary, I can tell you that if you don't use it you lose it, and that definitely applies to spelling and grammar.

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Midland College Police Get Body Cams

Midland College police officers just received their body cams after a year of searching for the right kind.

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City of Midland Begins Annual Chlorine Water Treatment

If your shower this morning smelled like you were in a swimming pool, there is good reason for that.

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