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Southeast Texas house listed as most endangered location in state

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www.beaumontenterprise.com – – 2023-06-07 15:18:39

SUMMARY: The Caroline Gilbert Hinchee House in Beaumont, Texas, has been named the most endangered historical site in the state for 2023 by Preservation Texas. The organization supports endangered sites by providing advocacy and fostering community partnerships for restoration. The house, built in 1906, is in dire need of donations to help restore it. The Beaumont Preservation Society purchased the property in 2018 and is seeking resources for restoration and rehabilitation. The Hinchee House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Recorded Texas Historical Landmark.

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Buc-ee’s to open second location in Kentucky

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www.kxan.com – Anthony Torres – 2024-06-24 03:18:09

SUMMARY: Buc-ee’s newest travel center will open in Smiths Grove, Kentucky on Monday, marking the second location in the state after Richmond’s April 2022 opening. The new location will be Buc-ee’s 50th store across Texas and the South. Stan Beard from Buc-ee’s expressed excitement over the warm community welcome. The Smiths Grove travel center will cover 53,000 square feet and create at least 200 local jobs. Additionally, the largest Buc-ee’s in the country recently opened in Luling, Central Texas, on June 10, spanning 75,000 square feet.

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Sheriff’s Office pulls body from Lake Travis cove

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www.kxan.com – Cora Neas – 2024-06-23 22:26:30

SUMMARY: A body matching the description of a missing swimmer was found Sunday evening after a search by multiple agencies, according to a press release from the Travis County Sheriff's Office (TCSO). The 70-year-old man, not wearing a life vest, went underwater Saturday afternoon in a cove near Arkansas Bend County Park. The search involved TCSO Lake Patrol, Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD), Lake Travis Fire Rescue, STAR Flight, and the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA). On Sunday, the body was recovered from a depth of 29 feet using remotely operated vehicles and sonar. TCSO stated no crime is suspected but did not identify the body.

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Noah Lyles speeds to 100-meter dash gold

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www.kxan.com – Billy Gates – 2024-06-23 22:22:34

SUMMARY: Fred Kerley secured a spot on the U.S. Olympic team with a third-place finish in the men’s 100-meter dash at the Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Oregon, clocking 9.88 seconds. Noah Lyles took gold with a time of 9.83 seconds, and Kenny Bednarek finished second at 9.87 seconds. Kerley will also compete in the 200-meter race, having qualified with a time of 19.86 seconds. Additionally, Ryan Crouser, a former Texas Longhorn, won the shot put event with a throw of 74 feet, 11.25 inches, securing his place to defend his Olympic title.

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