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Winkler County, Texas

100 E Winkler ST
Kermit, TX 79745
Phone: (432) 586-3401

In western TX, west of Odessa; organized Feb 26, 1887 from Tom Green County. Name Origin: For Lt. Col. Clinton McKamy Winkler (1827-82), TX legislator (1848), officer in the Confederate army, and civil appeals court judge (1876-82)

Area (sq mi):: 841.24 (land 841.05; water 0.19) Population per square mile: 8.00
Population 2005: 6,690 State rank: 190 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.70%; 1990-2000 -16.80% Population 2000: 7,173 (White 53.30%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 44.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 23.10%). Foreign born: 14.30%. Median age: 35.20
Income 2000: per capita $13,725; median household $30,591; Population below poverty level: 18.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,703-$20,814
Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 24.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Mexco also is participating in the continued development of two units containing approximately 1,000 acres in Winkler County, Texas.
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7 mi W of Kermit, Winkler County, Texas, 5 August 1987, one specimen (TTU 11457).
OTCBB: FTOG), announced today that it has acquired a purchase option for a 25% interest in two wells located in Winkler County, Texas.
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1, which is located in Winkler County, Texas, is being perforated in the Devonian section which was drill stem tested at a rate of 2400 BOPD earlier in the exploration program.
V) is pleased to announce that the Wink prospect, Morton/Halley 23/24 #1, which is located in Winkler County, Texas, is currently being evaluated by open-hole testing in the Devonian formation at approximately 14,000 feet.
1 in Winkler County, Texas, that the well has reached 10,600 feet and directional tools are on bottom drilling at 20 degrees along the fault plane.
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The Company has already executed a purchase and sale agreement related to the divestiture of its properties in the Keystone Field in Winkler County, Texas, and anticipates reaching agreement on the sale of its Oklahoma properties in the near future.
Touchstone and its partners are operating two drilling rigs and one completion unit on the Wink Prospect, located in Winkler County, Texas.