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Crush, Texas, was a temporary "city" established as a one-day p...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
Crush, Texas, was a temporary "city" established as a one-day publicity stunt in 1896. William George Crush, general passenger agent of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (popularly known as the Katy, from its "Em-Kay-Tee" initials), conceived the idea to demonstrate a train wreck as a spectacle. No admission was charged, and train fares to the crash site were at the reduced rate of US$2 from any location in Texas. As a result, about 40,000 people showed up on September 15, 1896, making the new town
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Hi-Crush digs deep into West Texas sands

Midland Reporter-Telegram - 21 Sep 2017
Houston's Hi-Crush Partners is digging deep into West Texas, and celebrating the opening of its frac sand mine at Kermit. “We're pleased we're able to generate good-paying, stable jobs and excited to be Kermit,” Laura Fulton, chief financial officer ...
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Hi-Crush Partners: First Mover Advantage

Seeking Alpha - 19 Sep 2017
Being the first supplier in West Texas gives Hi-Crush a logistics advantage, as it gets to set up trucking relations for moving sand to customers instead of railroad routes used in the past to ship sand to the Permian. With the plant projected to ...
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Williams: Red Raiders crush Jayhawks on the road - 08 Oct 2017
Neither scenario was in the cards what with the way Texas Tech came out. Kliff Kingsbury's guys scored touchdowns on their first three possessions, ran it up to 35-10 by halftime and, though they let up a little, still made off with a 65-19 rout. What ...
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Yankees crush Astros 8-1

Huntsville Item - 17 Oct 2017
The Yankees stopped a seven-game ALCS losing streak dating to Sabathia's victory over Texas in 2010 — when Judge had just started his freshman year at Fresno State. At home after a pair of 2-1 losses in Houston, the Yankees led 8-0 after four innings.
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10 ways to crush your homecoming mum game

KPRC Houston - 22 Sep 2017
This is Texas and the mums are usually bigger than most, but you don't have to do something that isn't “you.” Have fun and use embellishments that reflect your style. Stores like Mumtastic, Hobby Lobby, Michaels and others carry a wide assortment of ...
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Cowboys, Rudolph crush Baylor - 15 Oct 2017
Even senior wideout Marcell Ateman, who caught four passes for 119 yards and one touchdown, noticed an extra pep in Rudolph's step during the past two weeks, which included a bye week after the win at Texas Tech. “He let us know early in the bye week,” ...
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Altuve, Astros Crush Red Sox In ALDS Game 1 - 06 Oct 2017
HOUSTON, TX — If there's a case for Major League Baseball to wait until the postseason to select its MVP, then Houston's Jose Altuve certainly made one in Thursday's 8-2 win over Boston in the American League Division Series. Altuve hit three home ...
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Gonzalez 4 hits, 3 RBIs in Astros' 11-2 win at sinking Texas

Times Record News - 26 Sep 2017
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — In a series of home games the Texas Rangers didn't want to give up to help the Al West champion Astros the Rangers didn't take advantage with either a home crowd or a victory Monday. The Rangers fell 11-2 as Andrew Cashner ...
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Crush your bookie with our Saturday college football picks

FanSided - 30 Sep 2017
The North Texas Mean Green (no seriously, that's their nickname) is all about offense with little regard for defense. That will present a major stumbling block tonight because Southern Mississippi, like North Texas, can score. However, unlike North ...
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Marty James: Prolific Prep Academy to host Crush in the Valley

Napa Valley Register - 22 Sep 2017
Bakshi went on to beat UC Berkeley's J.T. Nishimura, 11-9, Texas A&M's A.J. Cantazariti, 18-16, and Texas A&M's Valetin Vacherot, 10-6, in the final. The tournament field also had Baylor, Notre Dame and USC, along with U.S. Tennis Association juniors.

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