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  1. Humor a hallmark for late Coronado coach HyattRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    At the end of a school year now decades past, a young mother in Amarillo sat down and wrote a letter to James Hyatt. In it, the woman gave the coach warm thanks for having the patience to teach her son science and for giving him the opportunity to be a manager on the football team.

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  2. Lobos unable to score runs, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Falcons jumped out to a 4-0 lead one inning in Saturday, eventually using the fast start and the starting pitching of senior lefty Hayden Martin to thump Levelland 11-0 and sweep this Class 4A best-of-3 regional quarterfinal baseball series at Sandie Field. Bushland had opened the series Friday night with a 10-0 win in seven innings, while Saturday's game was stopped by the 10-run rule after 4 1/2 innings.

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  3. Mallard Fire grows to 75K acres, destroys home in Panhandle Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Emergency crews were still battling a massive wildfire in Armstrong County Tuesday that has now burned more than 75,000 acres of grassland and destroyed a home since it began last week. Crews from the Texas A&M Forest Service and volunteer fire departments from other areas have been working to get the Mallard Fire under control since it was reported last Wednesday southeast of Amarillo, but it was still only 20 percent contained by Tuesday morning, according to the forest service.

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  4. Massive Panhandle wildfire scorches 73K acres, contributes to severe thunderstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 14 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A massive wildfire in the Panhandle has scorched more than 73,000 acres, prompted numerous road closures and contributed to the creation of a severe thunderstorm. Emergency crews are still working to contain the Mallard Fire in Armstrong County that began last week and, by Monday afternoon, was only 20 percent contained, with crews from the Texas A&M Forest Service and area volunteer fire departments battling the blaze, according to updates from the forest service.

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  5. Pieces 'coming together': Texas Tech's Amarillo vet school concept gaining focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The concept of Texas Tech establishing a veterinary school in Amarillo is beginning to come into greater focus, including its potential future location. On Tuesday morning, the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors is expected to discuss and consider the amended Location Incentives Agreement between the Amarillo EDC, Texas Tech University and the Texas Tech University System as a means of moving the $90 million project forward.

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  6. Samaniego shows improvement aids Cooper A-Team regional leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    It was a good assumption Hudson Carper would perform at the top of the charts for Lubbock-Cooper's Black Team at the Class 5A Region I championships. The most pleasant surprise Monday at Texas Tech's Rawls Course was fellow sophomore Bladen Samaniego jumping from the team's scratch at the district meet into a serious contender for the individual championship.

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  7. Area schools talk safety measures, some seek enhancements after recent shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    While calls ring out to arm teachers in schools after the deadly school shooting in Florida last month, many school districts in Texas already allow it - including 890-student Highland Park ISD on the eastern edge of Amarillo. “Safety, unfortunately, ranks right up there with educating the kids in today's schools,” Superintendent Jimmy Hannon said.

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  8. Beilue: Marcus, these 1,182 letters have your name on themRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    If the ruse of his grandmother driving him from their home in Hereford to Bushland to see the school for a possible transfer seemed a little sketchy to 11-year-old Marcus Escobedo, it sure seemed fishy when he was directed to take a hard right down a hallway to the junior high cafeteria. “I didn't expect this to be that great a place,” he said, “but it is.” Waiting for him were the loud marching strains from 20 members of the Bushland High School band, as well as the welcoming cheers from about 250 students from Bushland Middle School, Westover Park Junior High in Amarillo, and seven students and one sponsor from Lake Worth High School, 352 miles away on Fort Worth's northwestern edge.

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  9. Seliger, King among area lawmakers holding off challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Seliger, of Amarillo, narrowly avoided a runoff in the Republican primary election Tuesday, beating his two challengers and taking a step toward re-election. He nabbed just over 50 percent of the vote, according to unofficial election results.

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  10. Banking on success: Lubbock banks saw increase in 2017 depositsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    And a look at the growth in total bank deposits in Lubbock County backs that up, showing deposits nearly doubling in the last decade. With 25 contributing institutions and a total of 103 offices, Lubbock County banks reported combined deposits of over $8.13 billion in June 2017, about a 4 percent increase from $7.85 billion in June 2016, according to a report from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. To compare, Potter and Randall Counties, which include Canyon and Amarillo, had a combined deposit total of over $6.5 billion, according to the annual FDIC data.

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  11. Amarillo PD: Teenager bought, was served booze locally before fatal I-40 wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Amarillo police said a drunk teenager who allegedly caused a deadly wreck earlier this week was able to buy alcohol at a local store and had been served some at a local establishment before the crash. Adam Christian Banbury, 19, was allowed to buy alcohol at a local convenience store and drank at two "on-site consumption locations" before police say he crashed into the back of a van driving on Interstate 40 early Wednesday - a collision that killed two people, including an 11-year-old girl - according to an Amarillo Police Department news release.

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  12. HS Hoop Roundup: Frenship girls defeat Permian, stay in first-place tie in 2-6ARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Frenship outscored Permian 25-10 in the third quarter to pull away and remain at the top of the pecking order in District 2-6A alongside Amarillo Tascosa. Cassandra Awatt scored 14 points and Addison Wilson was one behind with 13 to round out double-digit scoring for the Tigers .

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  13. Amarillo, Potter County firefighters quickly contain grass fire in east AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Local firefighters quickly contained a grass fire broke out in Amarillo on Tuesday night just south of East Amarillo Boulevard east of North Eastern Street. The fire broke out shortly before 9 p.m. with 16 Amarillo Fire Departments responding.

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  14. Flu numbers still increasing across TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Flu numbers are still creeping up across the state, but it's still too early to tell if we're reaching a peak. The latest Texas Influenza Surveillance Report, which was produced Friday by the Texas Department of State Health Services, shows flu infections continue to be widespread.

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  15. Officials remain hopeful as search continues for missing, elderly Bovina coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Officials have discontinued a Silver Alert for a missing elderly Bovina couple, but are still hopeful they'll be found nearly two weeks after they were last seen. Bovina police are being assisted by the Texas Rangers in the ongoing search and investigation into the disappearance of 84-year-old Hortencia Lara and 81-year-old Rosendo Lara, said Bovina Police Chief Joe Orozco.

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  16. Officials urge caution as critical, red-flag fire conditions expected across regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In this screen shot taken from video provided by the City of Borger and Hutchinson County Office of Emergency Management, one of three aircraft from Amarillo drops flame retardant on a fire in Moore County near the Moore County line. The fire did not threaten any strucutres and burned about 130 acres.

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  17. DPS seizes more than $7M in drugs during 7 stops along I-40Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Texas Department of Public Safety seized 117 pounds of marijuana Friday after a traffic stop on Interstate 40 in Carson County. The Texas Department of Public Safety seized 10 pounds of heroin Jan. 14 after a traffic stop on Interstate 40 in Carson County.

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  18. Late hoops roundup: Trinity Christian boys down Lubbock ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lions tied Lubbock Christian for the lead in TAPPS District 1-4A with a signature performance from Travis Parker. Parker led Trinity Christian with 27 points and was one of three double-digit scorers on the winning side.

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  19. Jury convicts Spielbauer in death of ex-wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    An Amarillo man has been convicted of murder in in the 2014 beating and shooting death of one of his ex-wives. A Randall County jury in Canyon returned its verdict Thursday on Jeremy Spielbauer, 34. The same jury could imprison him for the rest of his life.

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  20. Personnel being released from Pantex as APD bomb squad investigates suspicious packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Personnel at The Pantex Plant are being evacuated as the Amarillo Police Department's Bomb Squad continues investigating a suspicious package, according to Pantex officials through their official Twitter account. Texas Department of Public Safety and Carson County officials have closed access to the nuclear facility just northeast of Amarillo.

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