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Rep. Todd Hunter discussed human trafficking with Chatwork Civic Club members at Portland's Community Center.
Rep. Todd Hunter discussed human trafficking with Chatwork Civic Club members at Portland's Community Center.
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Hunter working to rid Texas of human trafficking
PORTLAND – Rep. Todd Hunter informed Chatwork Civic Club members Wednesday about a bill he introd...
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Karen G. Downie
Karen G. Downie, 59, died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. Mrs. Downie was born Dec. 12, 1954, in Taft to Alexander and Marjorie Gray. She helped her community by working at the Community Action Agency Ce...
Irma M. Cantu
Irma M. Cantu, 63, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, with her family at her side. Survivors include her husband, Santiago Ignacio Cantu Jr. whom she married on Feb. 8, 2003; her children, Jaime, Meliss...
Maria De Jesus Saldivar
Maria De Jesus Saldivar, 74, died Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at Ritchea-Gonzales Funeral Home. The funeral service was conducted there at 10 ...
Maxine E. Thyssen
Maxine E. Thyssen, 86, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. Mrs.Thyssen was born Aug. 8, 1928, in Robstown to A. A. and Hilda Turner. She was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Thyssen; and three brot...

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