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  1. Funnel cloud, tennis-ball-size hail reported as powerful storms move through South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Severe thunderstorms brought a possible funnel cloud, large - sometimes tennis-ball-size hail - 60-plus-mph wind gusts and heavy rain late Sunday across the South Plains. Lines of storms triggered a tornado warning, numerous severe thunderstorm warnings and weather alerts through the evening and National Weather Service forecasters expected some would linger into early Monday.

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  2. Savvy shopping: Share your excess with veterans, schools and othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    When most people think of religious holidays, Christmas springs to mind. Despite this, today is the true culmination of Christian faith.

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  3. There was never a dull moment on the Spike Dykes trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In 1990, fresh off one of his most memorable seasons as Texas Tech coach, Spike Dykes achieved a sports-minded Texan's dream: Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine put him front and center. Writer Brad Buchholz framed a five-page story around riding shotgun with Spike as the coach drove from one little South Plains town to the next.

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  4. Isolated storms possible for Easter weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    "It'll just be a hit and miss type of thing," said meteorologist Gary Skwira with the National Weather Service Lubbock. "Mostly miss, but some people could get hit."

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  5. March teens of the month namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Shelby Metze, an eighth grader at Frenship MS, is the daughter of Roger and Penney Metze. She is involved in band and twirling.

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  6. Showers may return to the South Plains on EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Traces of precipitation lined the roads as the Hub City awoke to remnants of Wednesday's storms that continued through the night. While the clouds lingered on Thursday morning, so do the chances for more rain as a second round may make its way into the area by Sunday.

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  7. South Plains Boy Scouts honor new Eagle Scouts, award Silver BeaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Boy Scouts of America's South Plains Council honored 35 of its members who achieved the rank of Eagle Scout last year.

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  8. Flood watch issued for Lubbock, West Texas as storms move through regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock County and much of the South Plains and Rolling Plains are under a flood watch through 7 a.m. Thursday as steady and sometimes heavy rainfall is expected through across the region through the overnight hours, according to the National Weather Service in Lubbock. "Widespread amounts of 1-2 inches are expected with localized 3-4 inch totals where training of storms occurs," the weather service said in a statement.

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  9. Rain, some heavy showers, expected through work week on South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock and the South Plains could see rain - and possibly some heavy showers - throughout the rest of the week, according to the National Weather Service. The precipitation could move into Lubbock as early as Wednesday morning, said Charles Aldrich, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Lubbock.

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  10. A-J Remembers: South Plains Mall began operations in southwest LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Founders of South Plains Mall must have known what they were doing when they picked the name, because it has attracted people from across the region for 45 years. To Lubbock residents, it has always been just "the mall," meeting place for families, teenagers and ladies day out.

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  11. U-Haul truck fire leaves service dog with burned pawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Haul truck fire left a service dog with burned paws just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday on East Loop 289. Lubbock Fire Rescue crews responded about 5:30 p.m. Saturday to the fire on the freeway between Fourth and 19th Streets, according to LFR Battalion Chief Bill Glass.

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  12. Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Southwest names new COORead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Limon was the previous house operations manager. The South Plains native and Texas Tech graduate began working with RMHC in 2011.

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  13. Sales tax permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    New sales tax licenses issued in Lubbock by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts for the week ending April 1: The Lubbock Economic Development Corp., Plainview/Hale County Economic Development Corp. and Workforce Solutions South Plains partnered to support a $235,000 grant for the South Plains High Demand job training.

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  14. Kids Tees by Lubbock's Stephen Joseph Inc. sails into Rainbow Fish licensing rights, salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Kid Tees by Stephen Joseph Inc. was granted licensing rights to the international best-seller "Rainbow Fish" book series on April 4. Rainbow Fish was the first book to use holographic foil which makes Rainbow Fish shimmer and mirrors his movement, according to a press release. Kids Tees product launch will include T-shirts, socks, drawstring bags, headbands and stainless steel water bottles, according to the release.

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  15. Workforce Solutions partner with the economic development groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock Economic Development Corp., Plainview/Hale County Economic Development Corp. and Workforce Solutions South Plains partnered to support a $235,000 grant for the South Plains High Demand job training. A press release state the training is made possible using a $100,000 High Demand job training grant from the Texas Workforce Commission.

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  16. TxDOT begins work on South Plains roadway project expected to wrap up in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Texas Department of Transportation began work on a $431,448 project this week that's expected to wrap up in June. For the next few months, TxDOT will be working around the region in Bailey, Cochran, Dawson, Garza, Hale, Hockley, Lamb, Parmer and Terry counties to replace safety end treatments on a weather-permitting basis.

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  17. Mud balls, perhaps?': Front brings red flag conditions, rain chance, cooler temps to South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    UPDATE 10:45 a.m.: The National Weather Service in Lubbock issued a red flag warning for Lubbock County and much of the southwestern South Plains as dry, gusty conditions conducive to fire danger were expected Tuesday afternoon. "A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are imminent or already occurring," according to a statement from the weather service.

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  18. Mud balls, perhaps?': Front bringing high winds, rain chance, cooler temps to South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    High winds, dry conditions and loose West Texas dirt along with a late afternoon cold front bringing a slight chance for rain could combine for some unpleasant weather Tuesday afternoon on the South Plains. While the chance for significant precipitation Tuesday is low on the South Plains, he said, forecasters definitely expect high winds to create dusty conditions across the region.

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  19. Peffley: Plant Butterfly Mildweed to attract Monarch butterfliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Few things are more graceful than a butterfly as it flutters from blossom to blossom. Butterflies are an elegant element of a garden and not just because of their beauty - they are valuable pollinators.

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  20. Go Blue Lubbock kicks off child abuse awareness and prevention monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Members of the community gathered Friday morning at the Lubbock Area United Way office to kick-off their Go Blue Lubbock project, which promotes child abuse awareness and prevention throughout the month of April. "Last year, 1,033 children in Lubbock County were confirmed victims of abuse and neglect," according to a news release.

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