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Ebert, Shannon – Blackwell, OK – Deceased 04/24/07

Shannon Boyd Ebert, age 36, was last seen on Thursday, April 24, 2007 fleeing into an open field near the 700 block of E. Lincoln in Blackwell, Oklahoma.

San Jacinto Harley Davidson to Host Motorcycle Run and Fundraiser for Texas EquuSearch on July 20, 2013

We’d like to thank all of you that came to support TES at the benefit at San Jacinto Harley Davidson. Without your continued support, we would not be able to continue helping other families in their time of need. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your kindness, your support, your generosity, and your concern.

Slideshow: Ohio Chapter Fundraiser, June 2013

The slideshow below depicts the fundraiser held at Buffalo Wild Wings at 1081 Smiley Blvd., Forest Park, OH 45240.

Slideshow: Florida Chapter Training/Meeting, June 2013

Please see the slideshow below which depicts pictures of people in attendance at the June 2013 Training/Meeting.

Texas EquuSearch Fundraiser, July 13, 2013, 8:00 a.m. through 2:00 a.m. — Ronnie’s Hog Heaven

06/28/13 — Cheryl and Buddy Manchac of Ronnie’s Hog Heaven are hosting a fundraiser “Searching for Hope” on July 13, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. through 2:00 a.m. The address is 4355 F.M. 517 Road East, Dickinson, TX 77539, (281) 309-0599. There will be a Garage Sale: 8:00 a.m. through 12:00 p.m.  The garage sale is being held

Erik Barajas, Reporter from KTRK Channel 13–Local ABC Station Regarding Recent Thefts and Texas EquuSearch’s Funding Problems

Erik Barajas of KTRK, Channel 13 (local ABC station) recently did a wonderful story on Texas EquuSearch. A good samaritan, Randy Hartley, made a donation of $3,000.00 and challenged the community to do the same.  We received a matching donation, and Mr. Hartley has kept his word.  He has sent another check for $3,000.00 to Texas

$10,000.00 Donation Made to Texas EquuSearch by Ms. Anne Rogers, 06/21/13

06/24/13 — We would like to thank Anne Rogers, step-mum of long time member and Search Coordinator Beverly Ramos, for her thoughtfulness and generous donation of $10,000 to Texas Equusearch.   Without the help of people like Ms. Rogers who donates, and the tireless work on Ms. Ramos who volunteers countless hours, Texas EquuSearch could not

Found Safe: Earl Paul Simburger, Dickinson, TX, 06/19/13

06/19/13 — We are very pleased to report that Mr. Earl Paul Simburger was located safe. Please continue to keep him in your thoughts and prayers. 06/19/13 — Earl Paul Simburger, age 84, was last seen on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 in the 3000 block of Inwood in Dickinson, TX. He was last seen driving

Long-Time Members Jan and Alvin Tipps — Victims of Theft

06/19/13 — Please be on the lookout for the equipment pictured above. Long-time members Jan and Alvin Tipps had been on a search yesterday. After the search, the Tipps stopped at the Golden Corral located at 12500 Gulf Freeway (Fuqua St), Houston, TX 77034. They came out of the restaurant after only being in there

Vernon Armentur Arrested — Charged with Allegedly Stealing Money from Texas EquuSearch

06/19/13 — It was discovered last week that a Texas EquuSearch Debit Card had been stolen. At present time several thousand dollars have been withdrawn from Texas EquuSearch account, there have been many activities on this card, and we anticipate the numbers will grow. Vernon Armentur is being held in the Galveston County Jail on

Monument for Katelyn Markham

See links below regarding the monument for Katelyn Markham. 04/17/13 — A Celebration of Life for Katelyn Markham held on Saturday, April 20, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until dusk.  The Celebration of Life Event will be held at Harbin Park on Hunter Road in Fairfield, OH.  There will be music and Katelyn’s art

Fox 26 News Story Raising Awareness of Texas EquuSearch’s Need for Donations — Reported by John Donnelly

05/25/13 — KRIV Fox 26 Houston ran a story concerning the dire financial bind that Texas EquuSearch now finds themselves in. Please watch the video, and donate whatever you can. Every dollar counts. Texas EquuSearch is the only organization in the country that performs the services of a search and recovery organization. At present, we

Ohio Chapter Fundraiser, June 21, 2013, 11:00 a.m. to Close

06/10/13 — Texas EquuSearch, Ohio Chapter will be having a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings at 1081 Smiley Blvd., Forest Park, OH 45240. The fundraiser starts at 11:00 a.m. and runs until close. Ten percent of the restaurant’s proceeds will be donated to Texas EquuSearch. Tell your friends and family that Friday, June 21st is

Presentation Given by Ken and Jo DeFoor on Saturday, June 1, 2013

Ken and Jo DeFoor put up an “information booth” for the annual “Community Public Service” event in Liberty County on June 1, 2013. There were approximately 150 people who visited our booth. Brochures were passed out, and an explanation of what Texas EquuSearch is and does for so many families were given to the individuals

Found Deceased: Thomas “Zach” Bunker, 36 Yrs., Norwood, OH, 05/29/13

06/04/13 — We are very sad to report that the body of Zach Bunker was found deceased, and has been positively identified. We would like to thank everyone who searched for Zach, both our volunteers and members of the community. Please keep Zach’s family and friends in your prayers during their time of grief. Slideshow