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  1. Polar Express cancelled for Lubbock areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In this file photo from 2012, showing the Polar Express en route to the North Pole, there were helpers who dressed as elves. The train left on its trip from Wolfforth.

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  2. Arrington brings House Armed Services Chairman Thornberry to Dyess AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    U.S. Rep. Jodey Arrington brought House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry to Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene Thursday. "With West Texas competing to base the next generation of bombers, having our neighbor and Chairman to the north come to town was a big deal," Arrington, a Lubbock Republican whose U.S. House District 19 also covers Abilene, said in a statement Thursday afternoon.

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  3. Tech's Barnes trying to finish up strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Zach Barnes can see the finish line nearing for his time at Texas Tech, although not necessarily his days in West Texas. The Red Raiders' senior defensive lineman will graduate Aug. 12 with a degree in wind energy.

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  4. Break in the clouds: Dry days expected before storms return for South Plains weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    If you've got grass to mow, yardwork that needs to be tended to or if you've got any other outdoor activities you wanted to do this week, it might be best to get them out of the way Wednesday and Thursday, according to Joe Merchant. Lubbock received a record daily amount of rainfall with 1.76 inches on Tuesday between steady showers in early morning hours and a heavy downpour Tuesday afternoon, said Merchant, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Lubbock.

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  5. Irma Leal leads restaurant through 60 delicious years in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Leal's Restaurants are celebrating 60 years of business from its humble beginnings in Muleshoe. The restaurant began as Jesse and Irma Leal sold tortillas to area farm workers in the Bracero Program.

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  6. Community recognition briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Brothers Scholarships are awarded to outstanding students whose parent is emplyed by The Heritage Group. The recipients are chosen based on financial need, academic records and personal achievements.

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  7. From the A-J's Pages: Oklahoma sailor taken off train for appendectomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 24-year-old man didn't get out of jail as scheduled Thursday because when he was out, he couldn't get in.

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  8. Ballon release dedication planned Wednesday for Dr. James HermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Herman's coworkers from the Allergy & Asthma Clinic of West Texas said he never hesitated to go the extra mile for people he treated. "He was very dedicated," said Georgeanna Welch, one of Herman's long time coworkers at the clinic.

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  9. Prosperity Bank to host fish fry for South Plains Food BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Prosperity Bank will host its annual catfish fry from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. The event will feature all-you-can-eat catfish, activities, entertainment and a silent auction.

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  10. UMC Diabetes Clinic provides additional medical resource for people with diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    With more and more people seeking treatment, Krystal Sherrill, a family nurse practitioner with University Medical Center, said the demand for those services in Lubbock is growing. The UMC Diabetes Center, where Sherrill works, was created with that demand in mind.

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  11. The name is American Windmill MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The newly named American Windmill Museum has more than 200 windmills outside and inside buildings at 1701 Canyon Lake Drive. The American Windmill Museum has a variety of types, colors and styles of windmills in a collection that has more than 200 outside and inside buildings at 1701 Canyon Lake Drive.

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  12. Governor adds rural education item to special session agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Gov. Greg Abbott added a new school-related item to the special legislative session agenda, which comes as many rural school districts were preparing for drastic funding cuts. The expanded call would allow legislators to extend a school funding program called Additional State Aid for Tax Reduction that is now set to expire in September.

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  13. Underdog plans Tails by the Lake fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    And Underdog's Project has scheduled a Tails by the Lake benefit from 9 a.m . to 3 p.m. Aug. 19 at 9999 High Meadow Road, Buffalo Springs, to raise funds for animal rescue organizations.

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  14. LakeRidge veterans set sights on elusive Stampede titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Ben Greene and Ryan Rogers are two of the best golfers at LakeRidge Country Club, and between them they have a bundle of club championships to show for it. Greene's won the Stampede once, in 2008 with Tyler DeHay, and that's one more than Rogers has.

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  15. Pope, West Texas mayors talk - strength in numbers' in new coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Looking at it from a bigger picture, Lubbock isn't all that different from Amarillo. They're smaller, but Midland and Odessa have similarities as well. 3 comments

  16. Pope signs onto mayors letter calling some Texas special session items harmfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope joined 17 other mayors in signing a letter sent to Gov. Greg Abbott, asking for a meeting to discuss the governor's agenda for the special session that started Tuesday. "We believe that several of the proposals announced as part of the call for the 85th Special Legislative Session will directly impede the ability of Texas cities to provide vital services that reflect the priorities of local residents," the letter reads.

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  17. Off-year doesn't stop campaign funds as Lubbock area politicians report financesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Next year's elections in West Texas are starting to shape up, but the latest round of financial disclosure forms showed little more than we already knew in terms of who's running. The first day to file for a spot on the 2018 primary ballot is November 11 - still months away.

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  18. Hearing aid introduces remote programming to hearing industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The ReSound GN LiNX3D hearing aid is one of the newest on the market and is remotely programmable. Photo by Ellysa Harris/A-J Media The ReSound GN LiNX3D hearing aid is one of the newest on the market and is remotely programmable.

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  19. Yoga in the Plaza begins this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Free yoga will be taught every Saturday until the end of August from 9-10 a.m. in the Buddy and Maria Elena Holly Plaza located at 1824 Crickets Ave. "This hour-long class will synchronize movement with breath and awaken strength, energy and flexibility through these open-level classes out under the West Texas sky," a news release says. Each week a different instructor will feature a different yoga style.

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  20. Amarillo, Lubbock mayors form coalition to increase Panhandle, West Texas influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Giving West Texas a louder voice at the state capital is a driving force behind a newly formed coalition of mayors. Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson and Lubbock's Dan Pope announced Thursday at Amarillo's City Hall they are creating a coalition of West Texas and Panhandle mayors to collaborate on projects and advocate for resources to benefit the area.

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