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  • Chance Clipper practices loading his shotgun (no real headline)

    07/22/2010 9:27:36 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 4 replies
    Chance Clipper practices loading his shotgun during a Shooting/Marksmanship Class taught through the extension office and sponsored by both the Walker County Quail Coalition and the Walker County 4-H at the Possom Walk Ranch on Wednesday.
  • Unusual Friday Night Fight

    05/07/2010 7:11:50 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 5 replies · 364+ views
    ESPN2 | May 07, 2010
    5-0 fighter fighting 29-7 boxer in 10 rounds.
  • Woman gets threatening message - via tortillas (TX)

    05/03/2010 3:16:24 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 22 replies · 573+ views
    Clearlake ^ | May 3, 2010 4:06 pm | Thayer Evans
    League City police are investigating a threat written in Spanish on two corn tortillas that a woman found underneath her car over the weekend.
  • Magnum Maximization

    04/22/2010 3:27:35 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 28 replies · 928+ views
    American Rifleman ^ | Richard Mann
    Ruger has upped the ante of chamber count in their Blackhawk and GP100 revolvers in .327 Fed.
  • Socks

    02/19/2010 3:11:03 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 76 replies · 1,241+ views
    2/19/2010 | self
    Does anybody make socks that fit?
  • Will Windows 7 see an USB Floppy drive?(Vanity)

    02/06/2010 5:29:00 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 55 replies · 1,577+ views
    Will Windows 7 reconize an USB Drive or run DOS?
  • NASA unveils personal flying suit named ‘Puffin’; flies at 150 mph

    01/22/2010 9:56:10 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 48 replies · 2,031+ views
    Smart Planet ^ | Jan 22, 2010 | By Andrew Nusca
    NASA on Wednesday said that it is working on a personal flying suit. Called “Puffin,” the conceptual and highly experimental project is part one-man stealth plane, part personal jet pack. Unveiled at a San Francisco meeting of the American Helicopter Society on Jan. 20 by Mark D. Moore, an aerospace engineer at NASA’s Langley Research Center, the Puffin promises — on paper at least — a self-contained design with proper “cockpit” and helicopter-style blades that allow for high-altitude flying up to 30,000 ft.
  • Texas executes killer of 11-year-old girl

    12/04/2009 5:54:44 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 26 replies · 949+ views
    A 44-year-old Texas man was executed Thursday evening for raping and murdering an 11-year-old girl, despite pleas from his attorneys he was too mentally impaired to qualify for capital punishment.
  • Violent Houston child molester escapes

    11/30/2009 1:27:44 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 14 replies · 891+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | Nov. 30, 2009, 3:01PM | By HARVEY RICE and CINDY HORSWELL
    Inmate pulls gun during prison transport, flees in guard uniform TDCJ Arcade Joseph Comeaux Jr. Where the child molester made his escape Video from the scene Law officers are systematically emptying Baytown's Lee College of students and employees this afternoon as they continue searching for an armed Harris County child molestor who escaped from his guards this morning.
  • Rifle 303 British Enfield

    11/04/2009 2:08:16 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 75 replies · 3,092+ views
    swicoauctions ^ | 11/04/2009 | self vanity
    Anybody have info on 1916 MK111 Enfield rifle in good condition.
  • traffic camera

    10/28/2009 9:04:42 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 8 replies · 1,675+ views
    none Vanity | Unknown
    TRAFFIC CAMERA A man was driving when a traffic camera flashed. He thought his Picture was taken for exceeding the speed limit, even though he knew he was not speeding. Just to be sure, he went around the block and passed the same spot, driving even more slo wly, but again the camera flashed. He thought this was quite funny, so he slowed down even further as he drove past the area, but the traffic camera flashed yet again. He tried a fourth time with the same result. The fifth time he was laughing when the camera flashed as he...
  • Goats go to work keeping meadow trimmed (Employees of the month)

    10/19/2009 11:09:09 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 62 replies · 2,346+ views
    AP VIA Houston Comical. ^ | 10 19 2009 | AP
    ANDOVER, Massachusetts — A Boston suburb has some new landscapers that will work for food — a half-dozen goats clearing and maintaining an overgrown public meadow.
  • Amber Alert Issued for Son of Denver City Murder Suspect

    10/16/2009 6:57:18 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 7 replies · 632+ views
    Denver City, TX newswest9 ^ | 10 16 2009 | Staff Report
    DENVER CITY - The Denver City Police Department has issued an amber alert for the son of a murder suspect in Denver City. Police are searching for 3-year-old Mitchell Romero. He has black hair and unknown other physical discriptions. The suspect, 34-year-old Mario Romero, who is wanted in connection with a murder, was last seen driving a maroon 2004 GMC Yukon with Texas License plate 43WFX6. Law enforcement officials believe the 3-year-old is in grave or immeadiate danger. If you have any information, please call Denver City Police at (806)-592-3516.
  • Taurus 709 slim

    10/06/2009 9:08:22 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 14 replies · 2,283+ views
    none Vanity | 10/06/2009 | self
    Taurus Model 709 Slim Compact Semi Auto Pistol
  • Monsterlist of Halloween Projects

    10/05/2009 2:03:01 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 4 replies · 464+ views
    The Monsterlist of Halloween Projects is the most complete collection of links to pages with do-it-yourself projects on them that I know of.
  • Støckel: London, patented 24 November 1818 flintlock revolver

    09/22/2009 2:21:01 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 7 replies · 810+ views
    Flintlock revolver.
  • Hands Off Texas

    09/08/2009 5:37:14 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 25 replies · 1,031+ views
    HandsOffTexas ^ | 9/8/2009 | None listed
    The Obama Team and the Democrat National Committee have Texas in their sights. They chose to have their annual meeting in Texas’ capital city on September 10th, 11th, and 12th because they think they can turn Texas BLUE in the next election. They want to bring their failed Washington policies to a bedrock Republican state that is still thriving despite Democrat attempts to run our great country into the ground.
  • Deputies: Man shot to death after dragging girlfriend.

    08/17/2009 4:43:05 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 28 replies · 1,299+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 08/17/2009 | MIKE GLENN
    According to Harris County Precinct 4 constables, the man was arguing with his girlfriend at her parents' home when he began dragging her outside. Someone from inside the house followed with a weapon and opened fire at the man. He was struck and died at the scene, authorities said.
  • Jury convicts mom in baby-mutilation case

    08/14/2009 3:39:47 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 12 replies · 671+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 08/14/2009 | Brian Rogers
    Jurors on Friday convicted Katherine Nadal of serious bodily injury to a child, determining that she cut off her 5-week-old son’s genitals. The jury deliberated for about three hours.
  • Ronald S. marine Boot Graduation.

    08/08/2009 8:00:34 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 24 replies · 2,098+ views
    none Vanity | 8/8/2009 | self
    My Youngest and last Grand Nephew Marine Boot Graduation.
  • Grand Jury indicts two for April dog shooting

    06/21/2009 8:11:39 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 12 replies · 730+ views
    Huntsville Item/ Huntsville, Texas ^ | June 19, 2009 | By Matthew Jackson
    Two men were indicted by a Walker County Grand Jury last week for the April shooting of a dog owned by a local war hero. Alfonso Garcia Hernandez, 24, and Michael John Edmonds II, 21, were indicted on June 10 on one count each of cruelty to non-livestock animals after allegedly shooting and killing DASY, a Labrador retriever belonging to Marcus Luttrell, a highly-decorated Navy SEAL and veteran of the war in Afghanistan.
  • Huntsville Pets Helping People

    05/13/2009 7:27:14 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 135+ views
    Huntsville Item/ Huntsville, Texas ^ | 5/23/2009 fundraiser date | None listed
    Huntsville Pets Helping People
  • Unusual pocket knife gun

    04/13/2009 4:12:29 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 27 replies · 2,200+ views
    Very rare one off pistol combination.
  • Stylish Mustaches for Girls

    03/31/2009 4:38:02 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 10 replies · 927+ views
    Archie McPhee ^ | March 31, 2009 | None listed
    Stylish Mustaches for Girls < BR> Everyone loves a mustache, but why do boys get to have all the fun? < BR> This set of seven stylish mustaches is made specifically < BR> to accentuate feminine features. < BR> Styles such as "The Grandma" and "The Frida" let you < BR> pick the fashionable facial hair to accessorize your < BR> look. < BR> Each furry lip ornament has adhesive backing and is made < BR> of synthetic hair in a girlish shade of pink. < BR> Goes great with almost any outfit! < BR>
  • Rain Check on Revolution (Obama/Lincoln claims)

    01/15/2009 8:34:25 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 369+ views
    TIME Magazine ^ | Monday, May. 30, 1938 | Not listed
    That Abraham Lincoln is today a hero to U. S. Communists is a matter of plain geometry. In revolutionary jargon, Communist policy is known as the Party Line, and lately the Party Line has described a neat curve toward democracy. In recent Communist thought Lincoln, Jefferson, and Tom Paine have assumed a stature comparable to that of Joseph Stalin and Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. However much this may surprise the bourgeoisie, Communists planned it that way. This week they also planned their convention and its publicized dramatics to impress upon all U. S. minds a man, a policy, a party, a...
  • Confederated Pistol

    12/02/2008 5:31:53 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 26 replies · 896+ views
    Lewis Winant'a book Firearms Curiosa, page 182 and figure 208. His description is fine, and this is the identical pistol. The caliber is .55 percussion, 8" octagonal barrel with dovetail front sight. The function is fine, the metal shows rust marks from poor storage, saw handle, ring trigger, plain walnut grips with flared grips in fine condition. Apparently this is an unique pistol. $7,250.
  • Unusual Hotmail problem (vanity)

    11/05/2008 3:52:10 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 3 replies · 292+ views
    November 5, 2008 | self
    I run 800 by 600. On hotmail the up/down curser only will go low enough to see the top half. On 1024 by 768 the up/down curser works normal. On 1024 by 768 if Zoom is applied it reverts to only allowing top part being shown.
  • Alamo Gold Screening

    10/22/2008 3:49:19 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 5 replies · 307+ views
    Huntsville Item/ Huntsville, Texas ^ | show date Oct. 30, 2008 | Not listed
    Movie shot around Huntsville, Texas.
  • Dog retires after years of service to New Waverly man

    10/15/2008 6:58:56 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 10 replies · 550+ views
    Huntsville Item/ Huntsville, Texas ^ | October 15,2008 | Matthew Jackson
    On Oct. 5, a retirement party was held at the New Waverly Public Library. More than 60 people attended to celebrate the life and work of the honoree. After eight years, most of his life, in service, he was finally getting to relax and eat human food. That’s right; the retirement party was for a dog. But anyone in attendance would say that Drummer, the guest of honor, is far more than just a dog. Trained as a service dog by Pennsylvania-based non-profit organization Canine Partners for Life (CPL), Drummer was brought to Texas in 2000 to aid in the...
  • Navy Birthday

    10/13/2008 10:26:59 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 24 replies · 537+ views
    Navy History ^ | 13 October 1775
    Happy Birthday Navy
  • JP Jury Duty

    08/25/2008 6:54:18 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 27 replies · 104+ views
    08/25/2008 | self
    I have had Jury Summons many times. This is my first Jury Summons from a Justice of the Peace.
  • Code Red Alert (Prison escape)

    07/21/2008 7:43:33 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 30 replies · 464+ views
    Code Red Alert | July 21, 2008 | TDC
    Prison escape here in Huntsville, TX. Illegal Alien 5'7", 200 pounds, tattooed.
  • A Mothers Tribute (Iraq Qar Heroes)

    05/07/2008 6:12:14 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 1 replies · 125+ views ^ | April 13, 2006 | Karla Comfort
    A little old but I like it!
  • Windows XP3

    05/07/2008 7:47:04 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 66 replies · 1,433+ views
    5/07/2006 | Microsoft
    I Just installed XP3. System seems okay.
  • $ year old child missing (good news)

    04/17/2008 6:03:10 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 4 replies · 65+ views
    April 17, 2008 | Huntsville Police Dept.
    About 11 AM today, I received a telephone call from the Huntsville Police that a 4 year old child was missing in my area.
  • Dog to Unicorn Transformation Kit

    03/31/2008 4:47:03 PM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 5 replies · 276+ views
    Archie McPhee ^ | 3/31/2008 | email
    Dog to Unicorn Transformation Kit This is not a costume. This is a kit to completely transform your beloved pug or beagle from a cute canine to the ultimate unicorn. It includes screw-in horn, hoof attachments, medical grade glue, peroxide, mane fur, a tail and a handful of glitter! Just peroxide the color out of your dogs hair and attach the fur and accessories with glue. Once you have the horn in place (Dremel not included) your beloved pooch will be ready to accompany you to fairyland. Please specify size of dog when ordering. Not legal in California, New Mexico...
  • Firefox 3.0 Beta 4 - Benchmarked

    03/12/2008 8:42:52 AM PDT · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 29 replies · 1,637+ views
    zdnet ^ | 3/12/08 | Adrian Kingsley-Hughes
    And it’s out! Mozilla release Beta 4 of Firefox 3.0.
  • RPT Survey Questions

    03/03/2008 10:38:09 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 3 replies · 78+ views
    Texas GOP ^ | March 3, 2008
    PDF at source.
  • Fred Phelps Goes Down Under

    01/30/2008 11:09:19 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 40 replies · 494+ views
    Townhall ^ | Wednesday, January 30, 2008 | By Mike S. Adams
    Fred Phelps, the pastor and head lunatic of Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) of Topeka, Kansas (call 785-273-0325 or visit has written an open letter to the family of Heath Ledger. In the short letter is a demand that the Ledger family divulge the time, date, and place of the late actor’s burial in Perth, Australia, so WBC can go - in respectful proximity - and conduct a “religious service.” Fred Phelps has already caused untold suffering and pain to the families of dead American soldiers by protesting their funerals with signs proclaiming that “God Hates America” because “Gad Hates...
  • Setting the McCarthy Record Straight

    01/30/2008 8:13:43 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 12 replies · 57+ views
    Eagleforum ^ | January 30, 2008 | by Phyllis Schlafly
    Ronald Reagan was dismissed by the intelligentsia as just an actor who read speeches written by others until history professor Kiron Skinner discovered a box of Reagan's original radio scripts written in his own hand on ruled yellow paper from 1975 to 1979. Since he had no staff to research and write for him in those years, the scripts prove that Reagan was a one-man think-tank, well versed in political philosophy and history, fully capable of writing his own speeches. Professor Skinner's discovery, and the subsequent publication of many of Reagan's more than a thousand hand-written radio commentaries, changed the...
  • Liberal Plans to Subvert the U.S. Constitution

    12/27/2007 11:06:34 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 8 replies · 225+ views
    Eagleforum ^ | DECEMBER 2007 | Phyllis Schlafly Report
    Liberal Plans to Subvert the U.S. Constitution The Plan to Ditch the Electoral College Other Bad Plans to Rewrite the Constitution D.C. Is Not a Congressional District Creating a Race-Based State Deceitful Tactics to Make Puerto Rico a State
  • New 2008 Hooters Calendar

    12/14/2007 6:41:28 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 12 replies · 820+ views
    Send a free copy of the 2008 Hooters Calendar to only the correct people.
  • Welcome to the Floyd Mayweather-Ricky Hatton live blog

    12/08/2007 8:29:34 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 65 replies · 250+ views
    Sports AOL Fanhouse ^ | 12/08/2007 | None listed
    Under card ended 10:26 CST Main event follows
  • Kevin brady town hall phone meeting.

    11/28/2007 5:37:56 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 4 replies · 29+ views
    November 28, 2007
    I pressed 0 to get in the line to ask a question.
  • Holiday Happenings With TUTS&#8207; (Houston, Texas)

    11/20/2007 2:20:48 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 35+ views
    Theatre Under The Stars ^ | November 20, 2007/11/ 22 at 9 a.m. | TUTS
    TUTS' "A WONDERFUL LIFE" HOLIDAY PARADE APPEARANCES November 22 beginning at 9 a.m. Tune your TVs to KHOU Channel 11 beginning at 9 a.m on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22 to catch TUTS' entry in the 58th Annual Holiday Parade! TUTS' float will give viewers along the route and at home, a "sneak-peek" at TUTS' upcoming holiday production of A Wonderful Life. Actors from the production will portray their respective Bailey family roles, Humphreys School of Musical Theatre students will portray the Bailey family children, and you'll see nearly a dozen angels!
  • Bad New Plans to Rewrite the Constitution (Barf Alert)

    11/19/2007 8:00:54 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 27 replies · 78+ views
    Eagleforum ^ | November 21, 2007 | by Phyllis Schlafly
    Let's face it. Some people, especially liberals, just don't like our United States Constitution. Every few years, they come up with wild or devious plans to make major changes. The would-be rewriters of the Constitution do not merely propose amendments to remedy a problem, as allowed for in Article V. They seek structural change after hurling put-downs such as archaic, out-of-date, and dating from the horse-and-buggy era. The latest to imagine that he can write a 21st century improvement on our great Constitution is University of Virginia professor Larry J. Sabato, whom the Washington Post once dubbed "the Mark McGwire...
  • Duncan Hunter to be on The O'Reilly Factor today&#8207;

    11/16/2007 1:26:56 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 152 replies · 88+ views EMAIL | 11/16/2007 | gohunter08
    Duncan Hunter to be on The O'Reilly Factor today From: on behalf of Duncan Hunter ( Sent: Fri 11/16/07 2:10 PM Check your television listings as soon as possible! Duncan Hunter is going to be on The O'Reilly Factor TODAY! He is scheduled to on the show at the top of the hour so tune in and spread the word! Thanks for all your support!
  • Model R-15 VTR™ Modular Repeating Rifles (sneak preview)

    11/15/2007 5:13:16 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 108 replies · 4,113+ views
    Model R-15 VTR™ Features New semi-automatic AR-15-style rifle developed in conjunction with industry leader in AR platform Free-floating button-rifled 0.680" Muzzle OD ChroMoly barrels with recessed hunting crown for superior accuracy Fluted barrel design reduces weight Clean-breaking single-stage trigger Receiver-length picatinny rail for adding optics Ergonomic pistol grip Fore-end tube drilled and tapped for accessory rails Full Advantage Max-1 HD coverage Includes 5-round magazine Legal for hunting in most states Compatible with aftermarket AR-15/M-16 magazines
  • Military Appreciation Monday (Golden Corral)

    11/09/2007 2:34:25 PM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 19 replies · 493+ views
    Golden Corral ^ | 11/09/07 for 11/12/2007 | Golden Corral
    Military Appreciation Monday November 12, 2007 For the past 6 years, Golden Corral has been honoring the US Military with a free “thank you” dinner and beverage at any Golden Corral restaurant on Military Appreciation Monday (first Monday after Veteran’s Day). This year, Golden Corral has designated Monday, November 12, 2007, from 5 to 9 pm, to honor any person who has ever served in the United States Military.
  • Missing Mo. girl found dead (update on Rowan)

    11/09/2007 8:50:30 AM PST · by HuntsvilleTxVeteran · 41 replies · 76+ views
    AP ^ | 11/09/2007 | Marcus Kabel
    OZARK, Mo. (AP) — A 9-year-old southwest Missouri girl missing for a week was found dead Friday in a sinkhole in eastern McDonald County, a law enforcement official said.