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  1. Memorial to slain Navy Seal Chris Kyle unveiled in OdessaRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A memorial for slain Navy Seal and "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle has been unveiled in the West Texas city where he was born in 1974. Ceremonies were held Thursday in Odessa to unveil the granite-and-limestone Chris Kyle Memorial Plaza, which also includes a bronze statue of Kyle.

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  2. 100 Black Men of West Texas cancels fishing derby event due to condition of parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    This is an event that has been organized for the past 20 years by a group called - the 100 Black Men of West Texas. Organizers tell us they canceled this year's event at Mae Simmons Park due to the condition of the park.

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  3. Texas radioactive waste company eyes New Mexico siteRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A waste treatment storage that disposes radioactive waste company may be ahead of southeastern New Mexico in landing a long-term storage facility for spent nuclear fuel. The Hobbs News-Sun reports that the West-Texas based Waste Control Specialists singled this month it wants a spent fuel storage facility at the company's facility just five miles east of Eunice, New Mexico.

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  4. Indian tribe in West Texas to end sweepstakes gamesRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    An Indian tribe says it will stop offering sweepstakes games to comply with a federal judge's ruling, but instead offer traditional bingo-hall games. According to the El Paso Times , the Tigua tribe had long been embroiled in a dispute with the Texas Attorney General's office over games of chance that aren't legal in the state.

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  5. Hotel open for 101 years now entertains guests with murder mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Hotel Garza Bed and Breakfast has been welcoming guests to Post for 101 years. The property is owned by a couple inspired by something they saw in Scotland and now a special kind of dinner is giving people a reason to make the trip the Post and stay for a weekend.

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  6. LPD Chief, Lubbock Mayor reaching out to community leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Lubbock Police Chief Greg Stevens and Mayor Dan Pope made the announcement during a news conference following the recent shootings in Baton Rouge, Louisiana that killed three police officers. Before the conference, Stevens and Pope met with community leaders across Lubbock to talk about finding common ground and working together to solve problems.

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  7. Christocream Dairy in Idalou attracting new residents to the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Christocream Dairy is a family-run business and has been since 2007. And while it sits just a couple miles north of Idalou, its impact is felt many miles away.

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  8. West Texas officer injured after dragged by carRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reports Slaton police Officer Paul Rucker was directing traffic Friday evening at a car show when a driver refused to cooperate. Police Chief Trevor Barnes says a physical altercation then took place in which Rucker was dragged by the car before the officer was thrown off, landing in a bar ditch.

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  9. Police investigating attack on 29 goats at Texas school barnRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities are investigating an attack on 29 goats that were being raised by students at a West Texas school district. The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reports that police say the goats were attacked overnight Thursday or early Friday morning in a barn owned by the Lubbock school district.

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  10. Tons of area talent represented in All Star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    When the West All-stars take to the field in Wichita Falls for the Six Man D1 All-Star football game Saturday night, our area well be well represented with the biggest stars from our smaller schools. For Anton's Javier Savedra, it's an amazing way to cap off his high school football career.

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  11. 4 West Texas men indicted in fuel theft schemeRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Four West Texas men have been indicted for allegedly taking part in a scheme to steal $365,000 worth of diesel. The indictment from a federal grand jury in Midland alleges that from January 2014 to September 2014, the men used eight stolen fuel cards to unlawfully acquire bulk loads of diesel fuel.

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  12. United Blood Services issues critical appeal for donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    United Blood Services has joined AABB, America's Blood Centers and the American Red Cross in issuing a critical appeal for blood and platelet donors across the country. With the nation's blood supply facing significantly low inventory levels, the blood community encourages individuals throughout the U.S. to schedule an appointment to donate today.

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  13. Texas man, 50, faces prison for sex with 2 Abilene girls, 13Read the original story

    Jul 13, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A convicted sex offender faces up to 10 years in federal prison for raping two West Texas girls he met online and transported to his Fort Worth home. Robert Blaine Harris pleaded guilty Tuesday in Abilene to enticement of a minor and aiding and abetting, in a plea agreement.

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  14. First Alert Weather Day: Dangerous record heat, new high 106 on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Today is a First Alert Weather Day due to the combination of heat and humidity combination this afternoon. Lubbock has unofficially broken its July 12 record high of 105 degrees set on this date in 1933, reaching 106 around 5 p.m. Dry southwest winds, sunshine, and a strong high pressure system will ensure the South Plains sees more triple-digit heat, and possibly more record heat.

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  15. About 90 ducks, geese at West Texas park to be euthanizedRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Odessa Parks and Recreation Department recently asked the Texas Wildlife Services to help euthanize the 60 ducks and 30 geese. Parks director Steve Patton cited public health and safety concerns amid complaints about aggressive birds.

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  16. Fatal mad cow-like disease in Texas whitetail deer doublesRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    State wildlife officials say the number of known Texas whitetail deer infected with a fatal syndrome similar to mad cow disease has doubled. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department now counts 25 whitetail deer with chronic wasting disease.

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  17. TTU Regent, Vista Bank CEO wants to introduce Lubbock to Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Donald Trump is stepping up his fundraising efforts as he prepares for a general election battle against Hillary Clinton - and Texas Tech University System Regent and Vista Bank president and CEO John Steinmetz is on a list of "bundlers" helping him do it. A bundler is a kind of super fundraiser, who can collect lots of individual donations, up to $2,700 per person, and "bundle" them for the campaign.

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  18. Texas couple indicted in slaying of woman's daughterRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A West Texas couple has been indicted on capital murder charges in the February death of the woman's 18-year-old disabled daughter. A Lubbock County grand jury returned the indictments Friday against James and Debi Holland in the death of Holli Jeffcoat, a special-needs high school student.

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  19. Game wardens, deputies bust massive marijuana farmRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    State game wardens and other law enforcement officers have raided what they describe as an illegal large-scale marijuana growing operation in a remote area of West Texas. A Texas Parks and Wildlife Department statement Friday says about 40,000 marijuana plants worth millions of dollars were seized at the scene situated on a ranch in eastern Menard County, about 200 miles northwest of Austin.

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  20. AMC renews 'Preacher' for 2nd season, filmed in AlbuquerqueRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The AMC network has announced that it has renewed the series "Preacher" and will expand the second season to 13 episodes. The show, which is filmed in Albuquerque and just completed its first season, follows a West Texas preacher named Jesse Custer, who is inhabited by a mysterious entity that causes him to develop an unusual power.

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