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  1. Never too late: Samuel Wing medaled at state in 2013 as a distance runnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Samuel Wing is Class 2A's No. 1 seed in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles. He's made a remarkable transition since winning a state-meet bronze medal two years ago in the 1,600 meters.

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  2. Innovation Showcase and Demo Day put focus on West Texas innovationRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Texas Tech University's Office of Research Commercialization will host the West Texas Innovation Showcase to honor local innovators while connecting them with people who can help take their innovations to the next level. During the event, which starts at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Thomasson will give an overview of the innovation successes already achieved through Texas Tech.

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  3. Send application to entertain at the 4th On BroadwayRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    West Texas entertainers, musicians, bands, instrumental ensembles and vocalists can apply to perform at the 4th On Broadway Celebration on Saturday, July 4. Applicants must submit a CD, bi, and photo to Caldwell Entertainment, P.O. Box 2526, Lubbock, Texas, 79408. Applications can be downloaded from www.broadwayfestivals.com .

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  4. Adams takes assistant coaching position at UALRRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Mark Adams is leaving his position as Director of Basketball Operations for Texas Tech to become an assistant coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. "I am very excited to have the opportunity to work with Chris Beard," Adams said in a press release.

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  5. Dromgoole: Madigan writes about dark secrets, Davies finds mail funRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    "I'm Proud of You: My Friendship with Fred Rogers" is now available in paperback from Madigan's imprint, Ubuntu Books. Rogers, in fact, was one of the first people to read an early draft of Madigan's novel some years back.

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  6. Savvy Shopper: Lessons my mother taught meRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    On that special morning, I awoke in a cold sweat realizing my oversight. With church services starting in a couple of hours, I didn't have much time to make good.

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  7. Kerns: Award-winning designer leaves fingerprints on 'Poppins' setRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The reach from Buddy Holly to Mary Poppins may seem like quite a stretch, unless, of course, you happen to be award-winning set designer Andy Walmsley. James Bush, production manager for Moonlight Musicals' current production of the hit musical "Mary Poppins," was aware that director Gerald Dolter already had been taking strides to create more professional theater.

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  8. Business Profile: Randy Laycock LNB's new senior vice president-marketing directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    I am from: Born in Shamrock and lived in Pampa growing up, but Lubbock has been my home since enrolling at Texas Tech in 1976. How I ended up in this business: After high school graduation, I worked outside construction for the summer.

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  9. Gaines County declares emergency in flood-ridden SeagravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Gaines County has declared a state of emergency in Seagraves after heavy rainfall Monday and Tuesday caused flooding in the town. About 250,000 acres of farmland and dozens of homes were flooded this week, leading Gaines County Judge Tom Keyes to declare an emergency, according to a news release from state Rep. Dustin Burrows' office.

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  10. Star accompanies 'Jesus Christ Superstar' to AlamoRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A digitally improved print of director Norman Jewison's 1973 film musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" will be shown at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 120 West Loop 289. Ted Neeley, the West Texas rocker who starred as Jesus in the film, will make a personal appearance at the Lubbock screening.

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  11. Golfball-size hail, flooding seen in PlainviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Fields are under water and ponds are overflowing in Plainview after a severe thunderstorm Friday dumped heavy rain and hail the size of golf balls on Hale County. A-J reporter Karen Michael said one resident saved golfball-size hail in her freezer after it landed on her property in Plainview.

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  12. Canyon ISD names Frenship's Flusche superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Canyon Independent School District Board of Trustees voted to hire Darryl Flusche, a Frenship ISD administrator, to succeed retiring Superintendent Mike Wartes on Thursday night. "It's an incredible feeling to be part of such an incredible team at Canyon ISD - the community, the parents, the administration, the staff, the central office," Flusche said.

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  13. Send applications to entertain at 4th on BroadwayRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    West Texas entertainers, musicians, bands, instrumental ensembles and vocalists can apply to perform at the 4th on Broadway celebration on July 4. Applicants must submit a CD, bio and photo to Caldwell Entertainment, P.O. Box 2526, Lubbock, Texas, 79408. Applications can be downloaded from www.broadwayfestivals.com.

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  14. Send application to entertain at 4th On BroadwayRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    West Texas entertainers, musicians, bands, instrumental ensembles and vocalists can apply to perform at the 4th On Broadway Celebration on Saturday, July 4. Applicants must submit a CD, bi, and photo to Caldwell Entertainment, P.O. Box 2526, Lubbock, Texas, 79408. Applications can be downloaded from www.broadwayfestivals.com.

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  15. Tough but scenic Slaton race to honor local doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The West Texas Running Club's annual race in the late physician's honor is set for Saturday morning at his favorite running turf. "It's a fun race.

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  16. Survivor of prison bus wreck in West Texas still recoveringRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Self, a correctional officer for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, said he has no memories of the crash, which occurred when a prison bus taking inmates from the Middleton Unit in Abilene to Sanchez State Jail in El Paso skidded off an icy road near Odessa and slid down an embankment into the path of an oncoming freight train. Two of Self's colleagues - Middleton correctional officers Christopher Davis and Eligio Garcia Jr. - were killed, along with eight of the 12 inmates on the bus.

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  17. Heavy floods damage Seagraves homes, close roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Valles, 35, spent Tuesday removing his belongings, wading through the rooms in which he's resided the past 20 years. Leaving the home requires a near-swim through what used to be his front yard.

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  18. United sending guest on vacations through sweepstakesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The United Family has awarded four West Texas and New Mexico guests $5,000 vacations through United's PACK-UR-BAGS sweepstakes. The $20,000 grand prize vacations will be won by rewards members in each of the six regions served by United stores, which include Abilene, Amarillo, Dallas-Fort Worth, Lubbock, Wichita Falls and the Permian Basin .

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  19. Heavy floods damage Seagraves homes, close streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Many businesses' parking lots in Seagraves are flooded on Tuesday. Heavy rainfall in a short period of time caused flooding on Monday evening and into Tuesday morning.

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  20. West Texas car dealership offering guns with vehicle purchasesRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    An Andrews car dealership is offering customers a free gun with the purchase of a new vehicle during the month of May. Benny Boyd Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Andrews is offering its customers the choice of an AR-15, a handgun or a deer rifle. Customers who purchase a new car from the dealership will receive a $500 gift card to Gebo's Farm and Ranch Supplies in Andrews.

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