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Joey Gallo to be Traded to the New York Yankees

This had been rumored for weeks, but I hated to hear the Texas Rangers basically admit to it on Wednesday night: they are trading outfielder Joey Gallo to the New York Yankees. Gallo was scratched before Wednesday's game against the Diamondbacks, and after the game MLB.com provided some insight into...
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Rep. Travis Clardy To Testify About Voter Integrity Legislation

Listen to the full interview with State Representative Travis Clardy who joined The Chad Hasty on Wednesday above. On Thursday, three Texas House Democrats who fled to Washington, D.C. will testify in Congress. The Democrats will speak at the House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. The hearing is called "Democracy in Danger: The Assault on Voting Rights in Texas.
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Big 12 Conference Sends Cease & Desist to ESPN Alleging ‘Tortious Interference’ Concerning Conference Realignment

The latest twist in the ongoing conference realignment saga for Division I NCAA football is something that can be said was 'unforeseen'. Wednesday afternoon, Big 12 Conference Commissioner Bob Bowlsby told multiple media outlets that the Big 12 sent a Cease & Desist to ESPN concerning their conduct in this latest round of conference realignment.
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Sketch Related to Skeletal Remains Found in Lubbock Released to Public

On Wednesday, July 28th, Lubbock Police released a sketch related to skeletal remains that were found earlier in the year. Back on March 15th, someone was walking their dog in the 1600 block of Cesar E Chavez Drive when they found the remains. Police weren't able to find any identifying information at the scene. Initially, when they were discovered, it wasn't determined whether or not the remains belonged to a human or animal, but it was quickly confirmed to have belonged to a human.
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United Family To Hold Job Fair And Give Away School Supplies

The United Family is hosting another job fair and this time they are going the extra step and helping out some who apply with school supplies. When most people think of The United Family, they immediately think of United Supermarkets, Market Street, and Amigos. But The United Family also owns Llano Logistics, which is the distribution arm of The United Family. That is where the job fair will be held on Thursday, July 29.
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Lubbock City Charter Election Is Dead For Now

I can't say I am surprised by the action, or lack of action by the Lubbock City Council on Tuesday when the council decided to kill off the City Charter Amendments Election. As previously reported, Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope told The Chad Hasty Show Tuesday morning that there was disagreement over council pay and Proposition C.
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Plainview TikToker Makes it Big and Signs With a Talent Agency

Davien Garcia, a TikToker from Plainview, Texas, recently signed with the talent agency known as The Influencer Marketing Factory (IMF). Garcia first started posting to TikTok in December of 2019 and has now reached 17.5 million likes and almost 630,000 followers. He grew up in Plainview but now lives and works as a full-time content creator in Austin, Texas.
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ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dies: Rockers React

Following reports of Dusty Hill's death at age 72, numerous rock artists — including John Fogerty, Slash, Flea, Jason Isbell and David Coverdale— saluted the ZZ Top bassist on social media. Hill, who played with the blues-rock trio for more than a half-century, died in his sleep Tuesday night at...
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ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dead at 72

ZZ Top bassist and vocalist Dusty Hill, who played with the blues-rock trio for more than 50 years, died Tuesday night at the age of 72. Surviving ZZ Top members, singer and guitarist Billy Gibbons and drummer Frank Beard, confirmed Hill’s death and paid tribute to the bassist in a brief statement on Wednesday.
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‘Arthur’ To End At PBS After 25 Years

After its upcoming 25th season, Arthur will end its run on PBS. The beloved children’s show, based on a book series by writer and illustrator Marc Brown, first aired in 1996. Arthur follows its titular aardvark through his day-to-day life with his family and friends in Elmwood City. He is joined by his precocious sister DW, his loyal rabbit friend Buster, and a myriad of other animal classmates with distinct personalities. The series also incorporates educational elements, teaching young kids about a wide range of different social interactions.
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This Is Why Lubbock Doesn’t Need Any Disgusting Celebrities Here

We've heard for years the slogan "Don't California My Texas," yet we see stories of more fancy-schmancy Hollywood types deciding to trade smog, earthquakes and $17 lattes for wide open spaces, lower gas prices and common sense. Problem is, when these freaks arrive at the border of Texas and New Mexico, they bring a lot of their Grade-A hippie-granola bulls--- with them.
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The Next ‘Predator’ Movie Is a ‘Predator Origin Story’

There are a lot of rumors out there about the upcoming Predator movie, the fifth in the long-running action/horror franchise. Here, now, are some confirmed concrete details from the guys who would know: John Davis and John Fox, the producers of the movie. They told Collider that the film, which...
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Patrick Mahomes Now a Part Owner of Two Professional Sports Teams

Patrick Mahomes, and his soon to be wife, Brittany, are making waves in sports outside of football. Last year, Patrick became part of the ownership group of Major League Baseball's Kansas City Royals. His fiancé, Brittany, has an ownership stake in Kansas City's National Women's Soccer League team. Patrick has now added a second ownership opportunity by joining Major League Soccer's Sporting KC.
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Texas Lawmakers & Teacher Groups Want Mask Mandates Back

If you thought the debate over mask mandates in Texas was over, think again. School is about to begin in Texas and some lawmakers and teacher's groups are wanting Texas Governor Greg Abbott to reverse his ban on schools putting mask mandates into place for students and teachers. On Tuesday,...
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‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ Figures Show the Original Cast Back in Their Classic Costumes

A few hours after the new Ghostbusters: Afterlife trailer arrived online — complete with teases of appearances by original cast members Dan Aykroyd and Annie Potts — Hasbro shared the first photos of their upcoming Plasma Series action figures from the movie. The figures continue a line that started with toys of the original Ghostbusters cast in their costumes from the first movie, and show the new characters from Afterlife like Mckenna Grace’s Phoebe and Finn Wolfhard’s Trevor suited up in miniature versions of the old khaki ghostbusting jumpsuits. They also shows the three surviving original Ghostbusters back in costume for the first time (at least in toy form).