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  1. Former Tech and WNBA player Alicia Thompson to be named Lubbock High's girls basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Former Texas Tech and WNBA player Alicia Thompson will be named Lubbock High's new girls basketball coach pending board approval. Heath was a member of Tech's 1993 women's basketball national championship team and resigned following this season, her first in the position.

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  2. Fish Fry fundraiser to feature life-size foosball tournamentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Residents can sign up to be part of a life-size foosball event during the fundraiser, which will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Miller Park in Lubbock. Fried fish and chicken, prepared by River Smith's Chicken & Catfish in Lubbock, will be served for $10 a plate.

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  3. Tornado watch in effect for Lubbock, South PlainsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A tornado watch is in effect through 10 p.m. Wednesday for much of the South Plains and Rolling Plains, including Lubbock County. The National Weather Service in Lubbock issued the watch effective just before 3 p.m. Wednesday as weather conditions are expected to be capable of producing a tornado.

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  4. Peffley: National Arbor Day is Friday; plant a treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The tree has long been recognized as a universal symbol of life, even before the scientific evidence that one tree absorbs almost 50 pounds of carbon dioxide per year, that by 40 years of age will have sequestered one ton of CO2, and can provide a supply of oxygen for two people. The air we breathe and which trees use for photosynthesis contains by volume approximately 78 percent nitrogen, 21 percent oxygen and trace amounts of other gases, including CO2.

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  5. New Walmart in South Lubbock to begin construction this springRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    "We will start construction on a new Walmart Supercenter at 114th Street and Quaker Avenue in Lubbock later this spring," Anne Hatfield, Walmart spokeswoman, said in an email. "We look forward to a grand opening in spring 2016."

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  6. Lubbock man convicted of aggravated assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The jury took over five hours to deliberate, as they were deciding between robbery or aggravated robbery in 2013 case of armed robbery at a convenience store.

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  7. Firefighters battling house blaze just east of Lubbock city limits on FM 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A house in the 5200 block of FM 40 just east of the Lubbock city limits was on fire Wednesday afternoon, and a neighbor said he heard firefighters yelling to duck when, he said, fire reached ammunition inside the home. Smoke was pouring out of several points on the roof and the garage was burning.

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  8. LSO, Chorale, guest artists perform 'Carmen'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, conducted by David Cho, will headline concerts at 7:30 p.m. May 1 and 2 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Theatre, 1501 Mac Davis Lane. The featured guests are the Lubbock Chorale and West Texas Children's Chorus, which, with the orchestra and primary guest soloists, will perform the full concert version of "Carmen," by Georges Bizet.

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  9. Jeanie Quest and Art Quest continuing North Lubbock tree groveRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    For another year, Jeanie Quest and her brother, Art, will participate in a tree-planting program that honors their parents, A.E. Gene and Audrey Anna Bell Quest, and that also recognizes other cities across Texas. They plan to participate in ceremonies at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Buddy Holly Recreation Area at North University Avenue and Cesar Chavez Drive, in cooperation with Lubbock Parks and Recreation.

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  10. Critically acclaimed Milsap makes Lubbock debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Parker Milsap, 21 and an Oklahoma native, will make his Lubbock headlining debut at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Cactus Theater, 1812 Buddy Holly Ave.

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  11. Lubbock man arrested after striking pedestrianRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock man was arrested for intoxication assault after striking a pedestrian with his vehicle in the 5200 block of Avenue Q at 1:46 a.m. today. Carlos Diaz, 35, was driving a red 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe and towing a trailer, according to Lubbock Police Lt.

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  12. CASA of South Plains receives grant to recruit, train volunteersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    CASA of the South Plains has received a $15,000.00 grant from the PSC Building Community Fund of the Lubbock Area Foundation to fund the recruitment and training of ten new Advocates. CASA of the South Plains is a nonprofit organization serving Cochran, Hale, Hockley, Lubbock, Terry, and Yoakum Counties where community members to serve as court-appointed special advocates who speak up for the well-being of abused and neglected children in the foster care system.

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  13. Severe weather possible today with thunderstormsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Chances for severe weather have caused the greater Lubbock area to be under a hazardous weather outlook, according to the National Weather Service.

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  14. Defendant admits in video to robbery of convenience store in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 31-year-old Lubbock man told detectives in 2013 he felt as if he failed his son when sheriff's deputies arrested him in connection with an armed robbery at a convenience store. Jermain Gaither's video-recorded interview with Lubbock police investigators in which he admitted to being involved in the robbery was played to jurors Tuesday during the second day of his aggravated robbery trial.

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  15. Lions, Cabela's to host Kidfish event at Maxey ParkRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock Lions Club and Cabela's will host the second annual Kidfish event from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at Maxey Park, 4020 30th St. There will also be a rock climbing wall, face painting, lunch and the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office will have child fingerprinting with IDs.

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  16. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation launches Great Strides walks in LubbockRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Northeast Texas Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will hold Great Strides, a national walk held in hundreds of cities, at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Buddy Holly Recreational Area, 2835 Clovis Road.

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  17. Biological threat research lab to conduct training exercisesRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A full-scale live exercise to test personnel, security and facility incident response capabilities is scheduled for April 21-23, Tuesday through Thursday, at the Reese Technology Center campus. Numerous emergency first responder vehicles and personnel will be on the campus during the exercises.

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  18. 37th arts festival kicks off Friday at civic centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The 37th annual Lubbock Arts Festival will open with a Premiere Night at 6 p.m. on April 17, and then open to the public from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 18, and again from noon to 5 p.m. April 19, at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane. Premiere Night takes place at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center exhibition hall.

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  19. Lubbock Economic Index shows slight dip despite large spike in construction permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock Economic Index was slightly down in February despite showing the second largest spike in construction permits since the index was created. Chip Gilmour, Lubbock National Bank senior vice president, said despite the small decrease, February 2015 had an index 2.9 percent higher than February 2015.

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  20. Comments: 2Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The controversial bill state Sen. Charles Perry wants to pass regarding immigration status and law enforcement may not have much consequence for the way local law officials conduct business. The proposed bill, SB 185, would stop the prohibition of local law enforcement agents from inquiring the immigration status of a detainee during the investigation of a criminal offense or arrest, according to the bill.

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