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  1. Wayland Baptist welcomes life-sized Jimmy Dean statueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Plainview, hometown of legendary entertainer and sausage tycoon Jimmy Dean, is getting a permanent reminder of its most famous resident: A 7-foot-tall, 800-pound bronze statue of him.

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  2. Even in drought, most municipal swimming pools still openRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... towns, at least. "Our pools are going to be fine and open on time," said Rob Wilkinson, executive director of the Plainview YMCA, which operates the municipal swimming pools in that city and Tulia. Lubbock's stage 2 water restrictions won't prevent ...

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  3. Plainview man charged in drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Plainview police confiscated illegal drugs and cash Thursday afternoon when they searched a residence in the 600 block of W. 28th Street.

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  4. Letter: Bizarro Plainviews Are Out ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Plainview Herald

    Although I've lived in Plainview for 40 years, I'm still not sure if that makes me a "Plainviewer," "Plainviewite," "Plainviewian," or some other appellation.

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  5. Jimmy Dean Museum planned for Wayland BaptistRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | KLBJ AM 590

    Wayland Baptist University and the Museum of the Llano Estacado will break ground June 24 on the Jimmy Dean Museum addition to the museum on the Wayland campus in Plainview, Dean's hometown.

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  6. Wayland Baptist to break ground on Jimmy Dean MuseumRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Wayland Baptist University and the Museum of the Llano Estacado will break ground on the Jimmy Dean Museum addition at 2 p.m., June 24 in Plainview.

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  7. Wayland Baptist to unveil Dean museum for sausage maker, musicianRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Wayland Baptist University and the Museum of the Llano Estacado will break ground on the Jimmy Dean Museum addition at 2 p.m., June 24 in Plainview.

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  8. Don Albert DeardorfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    He was born on February 3, 1944, in Plainview, Texas. He had attended Texas Tech College pursuing an engineering degree and had been in construction most of his life.

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  9. Plainview teacher cleared of assault accusationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A Plainview elementary teacher accused of slapping a student in the face in January is now clear of all accusations.

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  10. Bucksnort: Good name for a townRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... ago always said "soso" in response to "How ya doing?," and when they incorporated the town, it was named "Soso." Plainview, Texas, in the Panhandle of West Texas, supposedly gained its name from the cowboy courting his girlfriend. He drove out of ...

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  11. Cargill Beef to trim Dodge City workforce because of tight beef suppliesRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... is still expected to be "well above" 2,000. Cargill is one of the nation's biggest meatpackers. It closed its Plainview, Texas, slaughterhouse last year and moved its remaining business to plants in Dodge City; Friona, Texas; and Fort Morgan, ...

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  12. Cargill Beef to trim Dodge City workforce because of tight beef suppliesRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... is still expected to be "well above" 2,000. Cargill is one of the nation's biggest meatpackers. It closed its Plainview, Texas, slaughterhouse last year and moved its remaining business to plants in Dodge City; Friona, Texas; and Fort Morgan, ...

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  13. After getting extended benefits, Cargill workers hopeful about futureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... for 15 years, is optimistic about the line of work he now plans to pursue as a maintenance operator. Formerly Plainview's largest employer, Cargill closed its doors in late January 2013, laying off about 2,200 employees. Unemployment benefits ...

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  14. Tight supplies spur layoffs at Kan. slaughterhouseRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... is still expected to be "well above" 2,000. Cargill is one of the nation's biggest meatpackers. It closed its Plainview, Texas, slaughterhouse last year and moved its remaining business to plants in Dodge City; Friona, Texas; and Fort Morgan, ...

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  15. The Supply Side briefs: Cargill trims workforce, Kellogg helps rice growersRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The City Wire

    ... efficiency and customer service levels. Drought and lack of cattle also prompted Cargill to shutter its Plainview, Texas slaughterhouse last year and move its remaining business to other facilities such as Dodge City. a Kellogg works with Wal-Mart ...

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  16. Program could help laid-off Cargill workersRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    A federal program meant to reduce the impact of imports on American workers will be offering benefits including training and payments to the Plainview employees laid off by Cargill Meat Solutions.

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  17. Sundown going wet; Plainview unseats two councilmenRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Fifty-six percent of voters in the Hockley County town approved a ballot item calling for off-premise sales of alcoholic beverages.

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  18. Man pleads guilty in salmonella outbreak caseRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | MDJonline.com

    ... processing plants were blamed for the outbreak that killed nine people and sickened hundreds. One plant was in Plainview, Texas, which the State Department of Health Services closed Feb. 10, 2009, after product samples tested positive for ...

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  19. Man pleads guilty in salmonella outbreak caseRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... processing plants were blamed for the outbreak that killed nine people and sickened hundreds. One plant was in Plainview, Texas, which the State Department of Health Services closed Feb. 10, 2009, after product samples tested positive for ...

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  20. UFCW Local 540 Secures Federal Benefits for Laid off Cargill Workers...Read the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Business Wire

    The US Department of Labor has approved a petition filed by the United Food and Commercial Workers union on behalf of the approximately 2000 workers formerly employed at the shuttered Plainview, Texas Cargill meatpacking plant.

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