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  1. Hats Off: Lubbock organizations recognize child abuse prevention monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In 2014, 151 children in Texas died of child abuse or neglect. They were memorialized by drivers and motorcyclists at the annual Memory Ride of the Family Guidance & Outreach Center of Lubbock.

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  2. Professional mixed martial arts matches at fairgroundsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Professional mixed martial arts matches, called Hub City Havoc, will take place at 7:30 p.m. April 25 at the Fair Park Coliseum at the Panhandle-South Plains Fairgrounds.

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  3. Wildflowers adding color to South Plains landscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Wildflowers don't necessarily need the rural habitat that lives up to their name, and this has been a particularly active wildflower season so far, experts say. "I think wildflowers are a great addition to a home landscape, especially if we're trying to be water-wise," said Vikram Baliga, horticulture agent for the Lubbock County branch of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.

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  4. Severe thunderstorms moving across South Plains; some hail spottedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Thunderstorms that moved northeast across the South Plains on Thursday night produced golf ball- and half-dollar-size hail in isolated areas, including Tahoka and O'Donnell, according to the National Weather Service. "We've had several reports of golf ball-size hail, about an inch and three-quarter in diameter," said meteorologist Justin Weaver, of the National Weather Service.

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  5. Severe thunderstorms moving across South Plains, some hail spottedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Thunderstorms were moving northeast across the South Plains Thursday night and weather spotters saw half-dollar size hail near Tahoka shortly after 8 p.m. according to the National Weather Service. The warning, which is in effect for the north through southeast portion of Lubbock and surrounding area, is expected to end around midnight.

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  6. Thunderstorms developing over South Plains, produce tornado near AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The warning, which is in effects the north through southeast portion of Lubbock and surrounding area, is expected to end around midnight. It could bring about 2.5 inches of hail, 70 miles per hour winds and a possible tornado, according to the National Weather Service of Lubbock.

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  7. South Plains Electric Cooperative warns members of scamRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The South Plains Electric Cooperative has received reports of scammers calling its customers asking for payments and threatening to disconnect service. The phone numbers that are being reported are from different states.

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  8. Severe weather may make its way into South Plains, showers are currently in New MexicoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Rain showers are currently present in the Eastern part of New Mexico, said Charles Aldrich of the National Weather Service in Lubbock. Chances are good for storms to appear in the middle of the afternoon of later evening and especially overnight, he said.

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  9. CASA Camp in Levelland has afternoon of family activitiesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    CASA of the South Plains is excited to host an afternoon of free family-oriented activities at CASA Camp on April 19th from 1-2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 19 in the Levelland High School Commons at 1400 Hickory St., Levelland. CASA will provide free refreshments and door prize raffles..

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  10. South Plains family of man convicted for Blackwater shooting in Iraq pins hopes on appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A former Blackwater security guard from Dickens was convicted this week of manslaughter, attempted manslaughter and using firearms while committing a felony. Family members of Paul Slough - the man who worked in Iraq during the 2007 shootings and was sentenced in federal court in Washington to 30 years and a day - is hoping he will have a better outcome during his appeal process.

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  11. South Plains Kidney Foundation, Covenant Health to host presentationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The South Plains Kidney Foundation and Covenant Health will present "Sale of Human Organs: 'Dilemma or Not?'" on April 30 at the Overton Hotel & Conference Center. Kurtzman is a Grover E Murray professor and a University Distinguished professor for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Internal Medicine.

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  12. Peffley: Learn to make a high tunnel in 2015, the Year of SoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Soils. Much like Hermit the Frog, soils are little appreciated. Yet we walk on soil, build on it, grow crops in it, landscape it and in West Texas a see it fly by in the air! The year 2015 has been declared the International Year of Soils.

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  13. South Plains family of man convicted for Blackwater shooting in Iraq hoping for appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    This combination made from file photo shows Blackwater guards, from left, Dustin Heard, Evan Liberty, Nicholas Slatten and Paul Slough. A years-long legal fight over a deadly mass shooting of civilians in an Iraq war zone reaches its reckoning point, when the former Blackwater security guards are sentenced for the rampage.

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

    Wednesday Apr 15 | 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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  15. Stars & Stripes Drive-In raises funds for next Honor FlightRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    This weekend, Friday through Sunday, April 17-19, finds the locally owned, three-screen Stars & Stripes Drive-In, 5101 Clovis Road, hosting a fundraiser to benefit Texas South Plains Honor Flight. A portion of both ticket revenue and concession sales will be donated to the all-volunteer organization that honors the service of local and area veterans with an all-expenses-paid, three-day trip to Washington, D.C., to visit their war memorials.

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  16. More severe storms heading to South Plains as floodwater still lingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    High water still had at least one South Plains highway closed more than a day after thunderstorms dumped several inches of rain on parts of the region. And the chance for more rain this week has increased, with a 20 percent chance Wednesday building to a 50 percent chance for thunderstorms during the day and night Thursday, according to the National Weather Service in Lubbock.

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  17. Juco power Indian Hills hires South Plains' top assistantRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    South Plains College basketball coach Steve Green and Hank Plona, his assistant the last four years, were having lunch at the famous Katz's Deli in New York on Tuesday while in the midst of recruiting. The week started with them hunting talent for the Texans, but they soon turned into friendly rivals.

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  18. South Plains roads still under water, rain chances increase for weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    And the chance for more rain this week has increased, with a percent chance Wednesday building to a 50 percent chance for thunderstorms during the day and night Thursday, according to the National Weather Service in Lubbock. FM 1780 between US 82 and FM 213 in Yoakum County and FM 2052 between State Highway 349 and FM 829 in Dawson County were still under high water Tuesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

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  19. Local briefsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock County Commissioners met on Monday, and approved the installation of another pipeline and fiber Internet for the Lubbock County Detention Center. The county commissioners approved the installation of underground pipelines for Texland Petroleum, which will cross East County Road 7070 and County Road 3860.

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  20. More storms expected after heavy rains cause flooding on South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A car drives through a deep puddle at the intersection of Indiana Avenue and 98th Street after heavy rainfall on Monday in Lubbock. Rain chances will continue through Tuesday in the South Plains.

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