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  1. From the A-J's pages: Cotton harvest season comes early on South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A dozen environmental groups proposed Friday to resume limited logging of Northwest timber that has been off limits under a court order protecting the northern spotted owl. SAIGON - Braving mortar and machine-gun fire, U.S. infantrymen and tanks pushed to the southern edge of the demilitarized zone to blunt a threatened enemy offensive across the once-neutral buffer zone, a military spokesman said today.

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  2. Very few in Lubbock have gone solar - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Sure, it takes more of an effort than just calling the utility provider to have electricity turned on. And up front it seems more expensive, but one seller in Lubbock says that's just one of the misconceptions they're trying to reverse, and Lubbock area utilities including South Plains Electric Cooperative and Lubbock Power & Light say their customers can benefit from the investment.

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  3. WWE Live! Thousands watch a 'Smackdown' on the South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    WWE athletes such as champion AJ Styles, Jeff Hardy, The Miz, WWE Women's Champion Charlotte Flair, and WWE Tag Team Champions the New Day stopped in Lubbock for WWE Live! ahead of WWE's Hell in a Cell pay-per-view on Sept. 16. “This is the best night,” said Jacob Rios, a young fan who got to shake hands with Styles on his way to the ring.

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  4. Police assist stranded drivers as storms drop rain by the inches...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Heavy downpours triggered flash flooding and stranded several vehicles in high water Friday in Lubbock and around the South Plains. Lubbock police and fire crews reported having to assist drivers who stalled out in standing water at locations around the city, including at the intersections of North Slide Road and Erskine Street, North Quaker Avenue and Clovis Road.

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  5. Lubbock Electric pledges donation to South Plains Food Bank Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The South Plains Food Bank has announced that Lubbock Electric Co., will present a donation of $25,000 Friday as a member of the Cornerstone Partners that commit monetarily to help South Plains residents with food needs. With the new pledge, the food bank will be able to provide 30,000 meals to a 20-county service area.

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  6. Strong, widespread rain chances in forecast for Panhandle/South Plains Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The chance for more rainfall remains strong through the week after wetter weather already has made an impact in rain gauges - along with major lakes across - on the Panhandle/South Plains. Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Lubbock and Amarillo are calling for a continued chance of precipitation through the end of the week, with 1 to 2 inches of rain expected for much of the area.

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  7. South Plains Electric Coop announces $4M-plus in capital credit refunds ahead of annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    South Plains Electric Cooperative on Tuesday announced it will distribute $4.125 million in capital credit refunds ahead of its its Annual Meeting of the Membership next week in Lubbock. The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Sept.

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  8. Peffley: Some types of irises can rebloom in the fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Iris blooming in the fall? Yes, these stately inflorescences announcing that spring has come can also brighten the fall garden if they are 'Rebloomer' irises. The iris is often a backbone of color for spring gardens - depending upon the type of iris they can rebloom in the fall.

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  9. Texas panel rejects proposal to close 87 driver's license offices. For now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 3 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Sunset Advisory Commission unanimously voted on Wednesday to reject a proposal to close 87 Texas Department of Public Safety driver's license offices. DPS had recommended that the commission - which reviews state agency performance and recommends changes - vote to close the offices, most of which are in rural areas, citing office inefficiency.

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  10. Educational Expo planned at Groves Library in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Dionne Merriott, an organizer of an educational expo called "Refresh Your Life," has turned the archiving of prized photographs into a kind of hardcover-book art. The free event she and other presenters have prepared will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept.

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  11. Caprock Chronicles - Cox makes first settlement on South Plains possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Editor's Note: This is the first Caprock Chronicle edited and written by John T. “Jack” Becker, who is taking over the editorship of the Chronicles. This week's essay is on the first permanent settlement on the South Plains and the man who made it possible.

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  12. Lingering drought could impact populations as dove season begins Saturday around South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    As dove season kicks off for hunters around the South Plains and the state, Texas Game Wardens are reiterating some important rules and safety tips. Aaron Sims, Texas Game Warden public information officer for Lubbock, said the day to renew hunting licenses is today - Sept.

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  13. Flatland Film Festival to open with '1985'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The festival is a partnership between the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Texas Tech Public Media and Premiere Cinema Lubbock, according to a LHUCA news release. The festival is intended to bring together film enthusiasts, filmmakers, directors and producers to celebrate artistic excellence and enjoy the best of cinema on the South Plains.

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  14. Best moviegoing experience includes making choices, planning aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock has more than 50 indoor cinema auditoriums dedicated primarily to first-run product. The three outdoor Stars & Stripes screens also possess more bells and whistles than memories of movie-watching under the stars in our younger days.

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  15. Caprock Chronicles - Lynn County lakes sites of South Plains historyRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    EDITOR'S NOTE: Caprock Chronicles is edited by Paul Carlson, emeritus professor of history at Texas Tech. This week's essay reviews certain historical events that occurred in some of the many semi-permanent lakes in Lynn County.

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  16. What's going in the South Plains religious communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Covenant Presbyterian will have a booth set up during the Lubbock Pride Festival at 1 p.m. Saturday, located at Maxey Park, 30th Street and Nashville Avenue. The church is asking for volunteers to work the booth, and a sign-up sheet is located outside the office of the church, located at 4600 48th St. The United Faith Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate their 30th year church anniversary at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 921 18th St. in Seagraves.

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  17. Mid-South cotton producers catching glimpse of Texas agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 19 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Cotton producers from the Mid-South will get a closer look at agriculture in the High Plains next week during a tour throughout the state of Texas. Cotton producers from Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee will be in Texas from Monday to Thursday as part of the 2018 National Cotton Council's Producer Information Exchange.

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  18. Deadline approaching for final RCPP funding applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 19 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Sept. 14 deadline for producers in the Panhandle-South Plains area to submit applications for cost-share funding through the USDA-NRCS Regional Conservation Partnership Program is approaching.

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  19. Lubbock County school districts meet expectations in new Texas Education Association gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    All districts within Lubbock County met expectations from the Texas Education Association in an announcement from the agency on Wednesday, but the range by which they met the expectations varied under the new A-F rating system.

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  20. From the A-J's pages: President Wilson urges Americans to pay War Savings Stamp pledgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A dangerous engine shutdown aborted Discovery's launch at the last moment Thursday, delaying the flight for up to six weeks and setting back NASA's already snarled shuttle program. Mrs. Cloyce Knowles of Lubbock, who is librarian for the South Plains Genealogical Society, has been giving her spare time since last fall to cataloging a collection of genealogical research materials presented to the Society by G.W. Hutcheson and his son, Choc Hutcheson.

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