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Driver crashes into vacant building east of Lubbock
The driver, Benjamin Ortiz, 49, was travelling east on U.S. 84 at about 1:30 p.m. Saturday when he drove off the road's shoulder and into a building, said Cpl.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Teen driver critically injured when vehicle strikes utility pole near Slaton
A Lubbock teen was critically injured when his vehicle struck a telephone pole Friday morning about 1.5 miles east of Slaton.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Slaton woman ticketed for causing traffic accident on U.S. 84
A 40-year-old Slaton woman received a ticket for unsafe driving Wednesday morning after police say she caused a crash that injured one person on U.S. 84. Erlinda Franklin was driving a Nissan sedan about 8 a.m. in the left passing lane of U.S. 84 just east of FM 835 and attempted to pass a Mitsubishi SUV driven by 25-year-old Elizabeth Khan of ... (more)
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Road break - Slaton Harvey House gave quick meal, great memories
Sue Davis, left, and Jolene Fondy listen to former busboy describe his work more than 70 years ago at Slaton's Harvey House.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Water authority ready to tap rain-swelled Lake Meredith
JC Cortez / Amarillo Globe-News Drought-ravaged Lake Meredith's water level has risen more than 6 feet since the beginning of May, prompting the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority to ask member cities if it should resume pumping the lake.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Slaton man sentenced to 15 years for producing child pornography
Dale Wray Fulford, 77, of Slaton, Texas, was sentenced today by U.S District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 15 years in federal prison, following his guilty plea in March 2014 to one count of production of child pornography.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Teenager details abuse in sexual abuse trial of Slaton man
Three children a 55-year-old Slaton man is accused of sexually abusing in 2011 and 2007 testified Monday they were fondled, forced to watch pornography and threatened if they told anyone about the abuse.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Middle schoolers in cardboard boats race across Pete Ragus Aquatic Center
From right: Dr. Jerry Dwyer, Jesus Astorga, Isaac Hernandez, Alexander Hernandez, Isaiah Marquez, Travis Sharp.