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  1. 2 Texas Tech students preparing to represent West Texas at DNCRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Two students at Texas Tech will be going to Philadelphia later this month for the 2016 Democratic National Convention, going as delegates to represent the Democratic voters in the area. Destiny Molina, a delegate from Lubbock and senior at Tech, and Omero Lara, a Masters student at Tech, said this is a once in a lifetime opportunity, and are excited to be involved.

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  2. Marquez: New Cajun-inspired restaurant; bakery and event center openRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    There are several new businesses that have recently opened in the Hub City, including a Cajun restaurant, a bakery and an event center. A new event center is open at 5800 County Road 1240.

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  3. Pratt: Star-lighted sky reminds us this is only the beginningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Nature flips a switch and dozens of yellow jacket wasps are flying around outside. Or maybe with hot weather they are coming out of hiding to get water from the birdbath.

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  4. Monthly Meadow Musical celebrates 45 years SaturdayRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Meadow Musicals' 45th anniversary show and barbecue will take place Saturday at Meadow Music Hall, 201 Mitchell St. in Meadow, about 30 miles southwest of Lubbock. The monthly show debuted with Ashburn and family members performing on their front porch.

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  5. Early versions of 'Common Sense,' 'Declaration of Independence' among Remnant Trust treasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A copy of the Declaration of Independence showing who signed the document in the Remnant Trust collection Thursday at the Texas Tech Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library. A copy of the Declaration of Independence showing who signed the document in the Remnant Trust collection Thursday at the Texas Tech Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.

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  6. Marquez: Check out new clothing store and sauna businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The owners of Plato's Closet and Once Upon A Child have opened a new store called Style Encore on 50th Street. A new business that offers Ozone Steam Sauna has also opened in the Hub City on Wayne Avenue.

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  7. Independence Day weekend will be hot, possibly wetRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Saturday will have a 30-40 percent chance of storms across the area in the afternoon and evening, he said. Stormy weather does have the potential to affect Fourth of July celebrations, he said, but most of the storms should dissipate before fireworks time around 9 or 10 p.m. The storms are a product of the Pacific, Conder said, as a plume of moisture moves from there to the Four Corners and bends into West Texas, triggering stormy weather.

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  8. Reminder to keep an eye on pets as fireworks go off this 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Whether it's a longtime pet that's easily startled, a new addition to the family or a puppy, Beth Howard said animals oftentimes get scared during fireworks displays so it's important to keep them secure. "It's not enough to keep them in the backyard," said Howard, office manager and volunteer coordinator at the nonprofit Humane Society of West Texas.

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  9. TTUHSC medical students to start training at CovenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Third-year TTUHSC students received pins and badges during a ceremony Thursday morning to mark the occasion of the first HSC medical students to start clinical training at Covenant Health. Third-year TTUHSC students received pins and badges during a ceremony Thursday morning to mark the occasion of the first HSC medical students to start clinical training at Covenant Health.

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  10. West Texas train wreckage continues to smolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The wreckage from a train collision continues to smolder as work crews prepare to remove a jumble of charred, twisted box cars strewn along tracks in the Texas Panhandle. Three BNSF Railway crew members remain missing Wednesday, a day after two BNSF freight trains traveling on the same track collided head-on about 25 miles northeast of Amarillo.

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  11. Millsaps joins TWDB West Texas Field Office as project manager, outreach specialistRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Jerry Millsaps recently joined the Texas Water Development Board as project manager and outreach specialist of the organization's West Texas field office, according to a news release from TWDB. The state agency's West Texas office, located at 5012 50th Street, Suite 200 in Lubbock, "provides local outreach for the Panhandle, South Plains and western portions of Texas, as well as management for area projects receiving financial assistance from the TWDB," the release states.

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  12. Warm temperatures and rain chances forecasted for week before Fourth of July weekendRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Sunshine, high temperatures and possible rain chances is expected throughout the Lubbock-area leading into the Fourth of July holiday weekend, according to the National Weather Service Lubbock office. Matt Ziebell, Lubbock NWS meteorologist, said a few "spotty showers and storms" circled the local area Monday and the same can be expected Tuesday.

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  13. Savvy Shopper: Here's what you can do to stay cool and save moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In the previous weeks that were fairly mild, I was wondering when the inevitable blast of summer heat was going to arrive. This week, we all received the unequivocal answer.

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  14. Centennial Bank promotes Kemper to regional lending managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Brett McDowell, Centennial Bank chief lending officer, recently announced the promotion of Jay Kemper as Centennial Bank regional lending manager for the Lubbock market. Kemper, a Lubbock native and graduate of Monterey High School, has had a career as a local community banker for more than two decades.

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  15. Caprock Chronicles: Tubbs helped to build LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    EDITOR'S NOTE: "Caprock Chronicles" is a weekly series of short articles and essays that examine the life, people, events and historical places of our region's past. Paul Carlson, professor emeritus of history at Texas Tech, writes or edits each contribution in the series.

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  16. Our View: The next chapter is about to begin for the Cactus Theater in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    As the news about the pending sale of the Cactus Theater swept across Lubbock's entertainment community, several questions sprang to local minds. But the primary one was what changes would be brought to the Cactus by the new ownership.

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  17. Former opponents face off in GWTBCA 2-3A all-star gameRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Jake Johnson brought a 2016 Class 3A state tournament qualifier's mentally to the Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association all-star game. "We always say when we get the leadoff guy on base we are going to do good out in Shallowater and that is what I tried to do," the former Mustangs standout said.

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  18. Lubbock experts adopt watchful stance on BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Texas Tech professor and a Lubbock banker were adopting a wait-and-see policy about news that voters in the United Kingdom voted Thursday to leave the European Union and how that could affect Lubbock. Dennis Patterson, chairman of the Tech department of political science, said there probably won't be much impact on Lubbock's economy, since it is largely dependent on the cotton industry.

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  19. Unexpected career: Stoffregen steps down from public defender's office after 42 years as lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Jack Stoffregen wanted to teach at a college level. He went to law school instead to impress his future in-laws.

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  20. Caldwell sells Cactus Theater to Lubbock businessman Darryl HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Joe Mauldin, bassist of The Crickets, plays with the rest of the band at the Cactus Theater to help kick off the Lubbock Music Fest in 2012. After a 22-year relationship with the Cactus Theater, veteran music producer Don Caldwell is selling the entertainment venue to Lubbock businessman Darryl Holland.

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