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  1. Info 101: Robert Henry 'Bobby' KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... music with the Rolling Stones from 1969-1974 and again from 1980 until his death on December 2, 2014. The native of Slaton, Texas, started touring with Minnesotan Bobby Vee and fellow Texan Buddy Holly when he was 15. Keys and Holly became steadfast ...

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  2. Friends remember Slaton native, Rolling Stones sax player Bobby KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    ... compartment, handed the keys to the parking attendant and jumped in a taxi cab. This is just one story about the Slaton native and legendary rock 'n' roll saxophonist who performed staggering solos on the Stones' "Brown Sugar" and "Can't You Hear Me ...

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  3. Sax legend Bobby Keys dies at the age of 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... of the Stones' most acclaimed albums: "Let It Bleed," "Sticky Fingers," and "Exile on Main Street." Keys, born in Slaton, Texas, battled with drug addiction. A self-professed "devout pothead" of 50 years - in a 2012 interview with Rolling Stone ...

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  4. 'The Rolling Stones' saxophonist Bobby Keys dies at 70Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... to the band since the 1960s. He will be greatly missed," the message read. Keys, who was born on December 18, 1943 in Slaton, Texas, began touring with Bobby Vee and Buddy Holly when he was 15. Later in 1964, he befriended Keith Richards, who has ...

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  5. Rolling Stones Saxophonist Dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | WebProNews

    ... every Stones record from 1969 until 1974 and from 1980 to his death, and played live on all tours since 1970. Born in Slaton, Texas in 1943, Keys began performing as a teenager, and played with Buddy Holly, John Lennon, George Harrison, Eric ...

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  6. Bobby Keys, longtime saxophonist with the Rolling Stones, dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... to Richards, Mick Jagger's jaw dropped as he turned and said, "What the .a <.a <. ?" Robert Henry Keys was born in Slaton, Tex., on Dec. 18, 1943 - the same day and year as Richards. He was raised largely by his grandparents. He often visited an ...

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  7. Longtime Rolling Stones Saxophonist Bobby Keys Dead at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... had been battling cirrhosis and passed away in his Franklin, Tenn. home. Keys was born on December 18, 1943 in Slaton, Tx. and started his musical career when he was just 15 years old, briefly befriending Buddy Holly and touring with Bobby Vee . ...

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  8. Rolling Stones Saxophonist Bobby Keys Dead at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... Keith Richards said in a statement. "My condolences to all that knew him and his love of music." Keys was born in Slaton, Texas, where he discovered the powerful sound of bandleader King Curtis. "He approached his [sax] solos differently than your ...

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  9. Rolling Stones Saxophonist Bobby Keys Dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Band, has died at age 70, in Middle Tennessee. Multiple news reports cited cirrhosis as the cause of death. The Slaton, Texas native, whose debut on a Stones recording was on "Live With Me" on the epochal 1969 album "Let It Bleed," with his tasty ...

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  10. RIP Bobby Keys: Texan and Stones Saxophonist Dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... the reunited Ely group played Houston's International Festival in May 2011. Born in Lubbock and raised just east in Slaton, Joe Ely's home town, saxophonist Bobby Keys left Lubbock in 1960 looking for kicks. At 14, he was playing with Bob Dylan ...

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  11. Police identify man killed in South Lubbock crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Lubbock police say around 11:40 p.m. a semi hit a 2001 Ford Mustang on the frontage road near Slaton Highway and I-27. The Mustang was heading north in the 6200 block of I-27 and the semi was heading east in the 100 block of Slaton Road.

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  12. GO! CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Buddy Holly Ave. $20. 762-3233. Texas Cadillac Jack Band - 7:30-11:30 p.m., The Legendary Cotton Club, 5998 U.S. 84, Slaton. $8 in advance, $10 at the door. BYOB with set-ups available. Tickets available at Rustic Furniture Warehouse or by phone. ...

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  13. Victims identified in fatal Slaton crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Two brothers died Sunday afternoon in a double fatality car accident believed to have been caused by Sunday's snowstorm. According to Trevor Barnes, Chief of Police for the City of Slaton, winter weather conditions were to blame in the crash that took place on the Highway 84 Overpass south of Slaton at 12:45 pm Sunday afternoon.

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  14. Evidence links 2 unsolved homicide casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    On a Tuesday morning in July, around 7 a.m., a mother with her young daughter in the car wonders if what she sees in the distance is real. After a 911 call and an investigation, deputies confirm it is in fact, a young woman's body, naked from the waist down, dumped on a county road not far from Slaton.

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  15. Icy Sunday weather causes hundreds of wrecks across the South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    It started around 5:25 Sunday morning, when the driver of a milk truck died in a wreck just northwest of Hale Center. Then, around 12:45 that afternoon, two people died in a wreck just inside the Slaton city limits on Highway 84. "You just don't know if there's black ice, if there's black ice under the snow, there's definitely ice in the overpasses and it is extremely dangerous," Barnes said.

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  16. 4 fatal crashes on icy roads in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    ... on Marsha Sharp Freeway and Interstate 27, according to Lubbock police. The Texas Department of Public Safety and Slaton authorities responded to a fatal crash early Sunday afternoon on U.S. 84 just south of Slaton. DPS troopers responded to at ...

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  17. Multiple crashes reported on icy Lubbock area roads, officials urge cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... bogged down traffic. The Texas Department of Public Safety was responding to a fatal crash on U.S. 84 just south of Slaton. The National Weather Service in Lubbock called for an 80 percent chance of snowfall with accumulations up to 1 inch through ...

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  18. TxDOT reveals final route for outer half-loop around LubbockRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... 1585. It then goes east near 146th Street, avoiding some neighborhoods, until it connects back with U.S. 84 north of Slaton. "That is preferred route," he said. "That is the final route that's being presented. That is the route we will continue our ...

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  19. Real Pioneers: Area players highlight Wayland Baptist's inaugural leadership classRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... More than 20 area athletes are on the roster representing 16 area schools: Monterey, Cooper, Plainview, Plains, Slaton, Friona, Levelland, Sundown, New Home, New Deal, Idalou, Coronado, Estacado, Springlake-earth, Tahoka and Denver City. After ...

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  20. Alan Holdcraft reelected BNSF (former ATSF) General ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... Vice-Chairman Robby Cunningham, Division 134 (Winslow, Ariz.), and Secretary-Treasurer Chris Mosser, Division 871 (Slaton, Texas). The following Brothers were also elected during the triennial session: 2nd Vice-Chairman Joe Maloy, Division 299 ...

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