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Historic South Carolina floods: Heavy rain, hundreds rescued

...lives of first responders. He says flooding levels are difficult enough to judge in the daytime.Other cities across the Midlands have also issued curfews. Sumter has announced a curfew of 7 p.m.Sunday to 7 p.m. Monday.___Contributing to this...
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Regionalism: United we stand?

...cultural tradition. The Quaker-founded Midlands - a narrow tier of our heartland stretching...made the great "swing nation" of the Midlands the kingmaker in our presidential contests...battleground states have a great swath of Midland territory, including Pennsylvania...
New and recently published summer books

...Alex Grecian (Putnam). Scotland Yard's new Murder Squad has its hands full with a family missing in the coal-mining midlands in this historical thriller."Bad Monkey" by Carl Hiaasen (Knopf). Will Hiaasen ever run out of goofy gatorland-inspiration...
Elder Bush unloads: Unsparing critique of Cheney, Rumsfeld

...language and allowed that his rhetoric had been "pretty strong." But he was unrepentant on that count."They understood me in Midland," he said, referring to the Texas town where he was raised.The elder Bush, for his part, said he wasn't sure what...
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Denali: New name, same park

...once-in-a-lifetime trip. Be prepared to hear constant chatter about Florida weather, Los Angeles shopping, Texas oil, midland crops and Starbucks coffee - and then an ear piercing "stop the bus" when a small rodent appears or a bird flaps.Of course...
Trump, other non-Texans may have Cruz defending home turf

...Cuba.Walker, the Wisconsin governor, is coming this week for fundraising and political events in Dallas, San Antonio and Midland in West Texas. He's "not ceding anything to anyone in Texas," said spokeswoman Kirsten Kukowski.He also visited the...
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Griffiths, Mace wed

...Roberts Trailhead.The bride is the daughter of Kimberly and Rodger Griffiths of Redmond, Ore., and Kurt and Dee Armstrong of Midland, Texas. She graduated from Redmond High School and attended Willamette University in Salem, Ore. She is employed with the...
Tea party big wigs in Nebraska for Sasse

...Palin will be at the Buffalo Bill State Historical Park in North Platte on Friday for a rally to support Sasse, president of Midland University in Fremont. Former Republican Gov. Kay Orr will also attend.Sasse and former Nebraska State Treasurer Shane...
Today in History Ann Arbor.In 1977, singer Bing Crosby died outside Madrid, Spain, at age 74.In 1987, a 58-hour drama began in Midland, Texas, as 18-month-old Jessica McClure slid 22 feet down an abandoned well at a private day care center; she was rescued...
Two Coast Guard members cited for wasting game

...the world," Wadlow said.Schmidt's Facebook profile states he is originally from Columbia, North Carolina; Hyde, from Midland, Texas; and Houck, Kansas City, Kansas."For military personnel, we do move around quite frequently and depending on...


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