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South-Plains, Texas is located in Floyd County. Zip codes in South-Plains, TX include 79258.

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10 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

South Plains farmers assessing crops after Thursday storm

Farmers across the South Plains assessed their crops on Friday morning to determine what their harvest will be like this fall after Thursday's storms.

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21 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Historic Granada Theater to host fundraising concerts Labor Day weekend

As the large, single auditorium space of yesteryear emerges in the initial phase of the restoration work inside the historic Granada theatre downtown at 812 Broadway, a major series of Labor Day weekend fundraising concerts are taking shape as well.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Severe thunderstorms bring wind, rain, hail to South Plains

Severe thunderstorms brought heavy rain, severe wind gusts and large hail to portions of the KCBD viewing area Thursday evening.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Power outages reported in Lubbock as storms bring hail, high winds to South Plains

The National Weather Service in Lubbock reported minor flooding across the city and hail the size of ping pong balls in South Lubbock.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

United Way employee receives Child Safety Award in Austin

Carolyn Simpson, Lubbock Area United Way Success by 6 Director, was awarded a Child Safety Award during the 4th annual J.C. Montgomery Child Safety Awards on Friday in the Lieutenant Governor's Reception Room at the Texas State Capitol.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Chevy dealers to donate to food bank

Representatives from area Chevrolet dealers will present a $10,000 check to the South Plains Food Bank in conclusion of the "Drive Out Hunger on the South Plains" promotion they held in June.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Hungry? For some, it's not as easy as opening the fridge for a snack

The face of hunger in Lubbock County could be any skin color. It could speak one of a dozen languages at home.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Bridge of Lubbock helps low-income families at Bridge Bash

Hundreds of low-income families across the South Plains had the opportunity to pick up free clothing and school supplies on Saturday, part of the Bridge of Lubbock's Sixth Annual Bridge Bash.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Bridge Bash will provide free clothing and school supplies to needy families on Saturday

The Bridge of Lubbock will host the sixth annual Bridge Bash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Bridge of Lubbock, 1301 E. Redbud Ave. Through collaboration with VOICES of the South Plains Community Coalition, this event will provide free clothing and school supplies to hundreds of families in preparation for the upcoming 2014-15 academic year.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Sunflower acreage up in Lone Star State, rains help crop on South Plains

A West Texas sunflower basks in a field as its namesake star provides August heat and light.

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Breckenridge American

Early voting starts Monday, Aug. 25 for Senate District 28 special election

A special election has been set for Tuesday, Sept. 9, to fill the Texas State Senate District 28 seat, recently vacated by Robert Duncan, who resigned to serve as chancellor of the Texas Tech University System.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

New festival in Crosbyton celebrates wind power

"It's to educate people on wind energy," city administrator Margot Hardin said. "We're going to celebrate through arts and music and food."

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

LP&L leaders cut across-the-board raises, opt for only certain jobs getting pay bump

After multiple members of the City Council objected to an LP&L budget including both a 2.9 percent across-the-board pay raise for all employees and a 5.75 percent rate hike, the Electric Utility Board voted 6-2 to compromise.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Help wanted: Looking at Lubbock's hard to fill jobs

You've heard of people having a hard time finding a job, but in Lubbock there are employers having a hard time finding employees.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Consider This...Safety reminders for drivers more important than ever

In just a few days, tens of thousands of students will head back to school for another year here on the South Plains.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Photography exhibit planned for veterans

Veterans of the South Plains Honor Flight will be guests at a special exhibit featuring the work of photographer Ann McDonald from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at The Legacy, 1500 14th St. The public is invited to attend the show, titled "Renewal and Remembrance," which will depict battlefields of the Pacific region.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Peoples Bank opens branch in Post

The official grand opening and ribbon cutting of the newest Peoples Bank branch took place Friday at 615 N. Broadway in Post.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Contaminated gasoline causes problems for Lubbock drivers Saturday

Several people on the South Plains are upset after their vehicles were towed just minutes after filling up at a local gas tank.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Home improvement done smartly

Roofing is a job that does not require a license from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock's employment numbers continue to show growth

The Lubbock MSA job numbers continued to look good during the month of July, according to a news release by Workforce Solutions of the South Plains.

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