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West, Texas is located in McLennan County. Zip codes in West, TX include 76691. The median home price in West is $129,900. More West information.

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15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Galveston's Grand 1894 Opera House Presents is There Life After Lubbock? Tonight

Whether you called Lubbock home , or spent your formative college years there , an uncommon connection appears to link so many creative and people and eccentrics in West Texas.

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22 hrs ago | Chron

Texas dad transforms summer with Bunches O Balloons on Kickstarter

Bunch O Balloons by the Plano-based entrepreneurs at Tinnus Enterprises took the internet by storm this summer when its video of a small child simultaneously filling dozens of water balloons in mere seconds went viral on the internet.

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Yesterday | BayStreet.ca

Petrichor Energy Commences Drilling Operations

The Well will be drilled to an approximate depth of 6,400 feet , to test the Strawn Sands, Caddo Lime, Marble Falls, Barnett Shale and Ellenberger zones.

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Yesterday | KAUZ

Cross Country: MSU Picked 2nd in LSC Poll

The Midwestern State cross country squad is picked to finish as runner-up in the race for the 2014 Lone Star Conference Championship according to league coaches, sports information directors and selected media members as released Thursday afternoon.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Age

Markets Live: Shares lose steam

The market continues to lose ground and is set to snap a seven-day winning streak after miners fall in sympathy with a sliding iron ore price.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock mental health care advocates speak their mind about mental health

Those in attendance of the Mental Health and Substance Abuse discussion break into small groups.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Ronald McDonald House additions help families reflect

When she was 16 weeks pregnant, a sonogram showed Holcomb's daughter Aarya Mason was going to be born with a birth defect - gastroschisis.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Historical inn offers unique experience for Seagraves visitors

Founded in Seagraves in the early 1900s, the Simpson Inn Alehouse is not only still standing, but it is still operating as originally intended.

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The Wilson County News

The Economist: Water worries

Disclaimer: The author of this entry is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or wilsoncountynews.com.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Texas abortions down 13 percent

The number of abortions in Texas went down 13 percent since new restrictive laws went into effect, a study released today has found.

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Graham Leader

Summer heat banishes buzzards temporarily

West Texas summer heat is doing at least one good thing for Graham: driving away a troublesome vulture infestation.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock leaders to hear back from bond committee; talk could include tornado sirens

Residents of Lubbock can likely expect recommendations for another bond election along with board appointments and addressing the city's housing and development needs at Thursday's City Council meeting.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

West Texas Workforce Solutions praises legislation aimed at closing 'skill gap'

That is what Martin Aguirre, chief executive officer of Workforce Solutions South Plains, said of Tuesday's signing of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to help connect employees with employers.

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MyHighPlains.com

WT's Annual Kickoff Luncheon Scheduled for Thursday, August 21st

Following the most successful athletic and academic season in school history, the West Texas A&M Athletic Department invites members of Buff Nation to join us for the annual WT Athletics Kickoff Luncheon scheduled for Thursday, August 21st at I Don't Know Sports Bar & Grill in Amarillo beginning at 11:45 a.m. Tickets for the event are $15 and ONLY ... (more)

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KUT-FM Austin

Report: New Law Led to Statewide Drop in Abortions

The number of abortions in Texas decreased by about 13 percent statewide and 21 percent in the Lower Rio Grande Valley following the passage of strict abortion regulations that went into effect last November, according to a report that academic researchers released Wednesday.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Texas man gets life sentence for fatal shootings

A West Texas man has avoided a possible death sentence after accepting a plea deal in the fatal shooting of his estranged wife and her brother.

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ABA Journal

Man charged with murder after body is found at Texas trial firm

A man who listed a West Texas trial and criminal defense law firm as his home address was charged with murder after a body was found there early Wednesday.

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Wise County Messenger Online

Like its maker, Poe's work breaks the mold

Roxie Poe pulls several still-warm, resplendent blue and brown, glass-infused jewelry pieces out of the kiln in her garage.

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KAUZ

Body found in Lubbock law office, person detained

Police answering a call about an after-hours disturbance at a West Texas law office have discovered a man's body and detained another person for questioning.

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Investor's Business Daily

Diamondback Energy Tests Support Line Amid Long Run-Up

The successful test of the key support level technically puts Diamondback in a secondary buy range for investors who bought at the 76.82 buy point .

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