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Biased about Durrett Foundation, and completely OK with it

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 29 Jun 2018
But there are facts worth reporting from Do It For Durrett Turns 5: With more than $160,000 in net proceeds, the foundation has raised more than $1 million since the death of longtime DFW journalist Richard Durrett in 2014. Proceeds from the first ...
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Asian carp a growing concern for fisherman

WBRZ - 21 Jun 2018
“They're 30 to 40-pound fish and they can elevate themselves 10 or 20 feet, no problem,” said fisherman Richard Durrett. No problem for them, but a problem for everyone above water. “I talked to a guy a year ago who had a tooth missing, a carp busted ...
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Do it for Durrett 2018

Lone Star Ball - 18 Jun 2018
It was four years ago yesterday that Texas Rangers beat writer Richard Durrett passed away suddenly at the age of 38. In the aftermath of his passing, folks in the D/FW media and sporting world came together to raise funds for Richard's family. Since ...
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Rangers' Diekman honored with Durrett Award

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 05 Jan 2018
His journey and the work he did along the way help him easily earn the fourth annual Richard Durrett Hardest Working Man Award, given to the Rangers player who gave his all during the season. Diekman, who was married last weekend, didn't have a record ...
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Richard A. Cheney - 19 Jun 2018
He was born July 2, 1932 in Greenville SC to Herbert & Claire Cheney. The Cheney's relocated to Marietta, and Richard graduated from Marietta H.S. He married his high school sweetheart Mary Jane Durrett, and together they raised 3 sons, Rick, Ken, and ...
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ARLINGTON – Four years ago the Do It For Durrett Foundation started as a way to raise money for the family of Richard Durrett immediately following his sudden death at the age of 38. That event got the ball rolling for the Foundation for a series of ...
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Asian carp solution: Can't beat them, eat them

Houma Courier - 04 Apr 2018
“Asian carp will be a very profitable for the commercial fishermen at current prices,” said fisherman Richard Durrett who has been working closely with the Parola in bringing the fish to market. “The Atchafalaya and Mississippi River are overflowing ...
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Children's book author, illustrator have ties to College Hill

Plainview Daily Herald - 16 Apr 2018
Profits from the sale of the books go to Do It For Durrett, a foundation set up to help the family of a Dallas-area sports personality, Richard Durrett, who died suddenly at age 38, leaving a wife and young family. The foundation has continued to help ...
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Rangers' Elvis Andrus honored after career-year in 2016

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 05 Jan 2017
Elvis Andrus, who set career highs with a .302 batting average, 8 homers and 69 RBIs in 2016, was awarded the Richard Durrett Hardest Working Man Award by the Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America. Andrus rebounded ...
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Richard Durrett has left us too soon

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 20 Jun 2014
Richard Durrett didn't take many road trips with the Texas Rangers anymore, not with budgets shrinking in this business and with too much money committed to the hopeless endeavors of the Dallas Cowboys. The exception this season came in May, when the ...
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What to see, hear and do this week, June 25–July 1

ArtsATL - 25 Jun 2018
Percussion Showcase. The Bakery presents a concert of percussion ensembles and soloists featuring Klinchak, Up/Down Quartet, Corey Fico and Carey. June 26 at 8 p.m. The Bakery. Diane Durrett. The renowned blues artist performs an outdoor concert as ...
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Gimenez scores to lift Uruguay over Egypt 1-0 in Group A - 15 Jun 2018
“It's really hard for us to comprehend those kinds of numbers,” Do It For Durrett President Emily Jones said. “When we started this, our singular goal was to help Richard's family. But with the blessing of his wife Kelly and the support of our faithful ...
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Message from Kelly Durrett, wife of Richard Durrett

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 22 Jun 2014
Kelly Durrett, wife of Richard Durrett, sent along the following message: “On Tuesday, our peaceful life exploded into a chaos and devastation that will redefine our existence. It will take weeks and months just to begin processing a way forward ...
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Fundraiser To Be Held For Rangers Beat Writer Richard Durrett

CBS Local - 02 Sep 2014
On Monday, September 8 friends and former colleagues are holding an event in Richard's honor. A concert and silent auction will take place at Bill Bob's Texas in Fort Worth. All the money from the auctions will go to the Richard Durrett Family Fund ...

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