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[25 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]
BRONCOS OFFENSE GOES COLD IN LOSS TO DILLAS

Courtesy Ray Brito,
June 24, 2009-Laredo, TX-After scoring 14 runs in yesterday’s ballgame, the
Laredo Broncos offense could only muster 1 as they lost to the Amarillo
Dillas by a score of 10-1 at Veterans Field.
The Dillas would get on the scoreboard early as they scored 3 runs in the
top of the 1st.  Terrance McClain hit a 2 run double, and would later score
on a fielder’s choice by Stantrel Smith.  That gave Amarillo a 3-0 lead.
The inning could have been worse but Broncos’ starter Travis Parker picked
off 2 runners in the inning.
The Dillas …

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[25 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Courtesy Ray Brito,
The Dillas would get on the scoreboard early as they scored 3 runs in the
top of the 1st.  Terrance McClain hit a 2 run double, and would later score
on a fielder’s choice by Stantrel Smith.  That gave Amarillo a 3-0 lead.
The inning could have been worse but Broncos’ starter Travis Parker picked
off 2 runners in the inning.
The Dillas would strike again in the top of the 3rd.  Trent Lockwood
connected on a 3 run home run, his 4th of the season.  That home run would
chase Broncos’ starter Travis Parker …

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[25 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]
L.A. Times: Michael Jackson dead at 50

( joe ryan ap file)
(msnbc story, entertainment) (updated wed 6/25/09 5:20p.m.)
The Los Angeles Times reports that Michael Jackson has died at age 50 after being rushed to UCLA Medical Center.
Los Angeles Fire Department Capt. Steve Ruda told the newspaper that Jackson was not breathing when paramedics arrived at his home and CPR was performed.
TMZ.com reported that he may have suffered cardiac arrest.
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[25 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]
Farrah Fawcett succumbs to cancer at 62

From msnbc.com (entertainment)
 
Farrah Fawcett, the “Charlie’s Angels” star whose feathered blond hair and dazzling smile made her one of the biggest sex symbols of the 1970s, died Thursday after battling cancer. She was 62.
The pop icon, who in the 1980s set aside the fantasy girl image to tackle serious roles, died shortly before 9:30 a.m. in a Santa Monica hospital, spokesman Paul Bloch said.
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[25 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

 Temporary immediate closure of IH 35 SB from MPM #35-32 – Repairs to bridge structure – Detour in effect effective immediately June 25, 2009 from 9:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
IH 35 SB (southbound) from MPM (milepost marker) #35 to MPM #32
To perform bridge structure repairs.  The  mentioned work will be performed by TxDOT Laredo Maintenance staff.
Detour: Southbound IH 35 traffic will be detoured to the IH 35 southbound frontage road at MPM #35 to MPM #32 at which point traffic may re-access southbound IH 35 at the San Roman Interchange.
Be …