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  1. West Texas man gets probation in girlfriend's fatal shootingRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A West Texas man must serve 10 years of probation for the 2014 fatal shooting of his girlfriend as he examined a gun while at his parents' home. Eric Holguin of Odessa was convicted Thursday of manslaughter.

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  2. Texas judge issues gag order in case of slain pregnant teenRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A West Texas judge has issued a gag order in the case of a pregnant, mentally disabled teen found slain with her uterus removed. District Judge John McClendon III signed the order Wednesday in Lubbock, blocking public release of any information related to investigation.

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  3. Starr releases statement following Robertson, Arrington debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Former District 19 Congressional candidate and retired Colonel Michael Bob Starr has released a statement following KCBD's debate on Wednesday between Glen Robertson and Jodey Arrington. Candidates Glen Robertson and Jodey Arrington answered several questions during the debate, but, one concerning Dyess Air Force Base led to some back and forth about former candidate Michael Bob Starr.

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  4. Trees from George W. Bush ranch part of Chris Kyle memorialRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Four trees from ex-President George W. Bush's ranch will be part of a West Texas memorial to slain Navy Seal and "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle. The Odessa American reports crews worked Thursday to replant the live oaks in Odessa, where Kyle was born.

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  5. Ex-teacher in West Texas gets 60 years for sex with studentsRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A former high school teacher in West Texas must serve 60 years in prison for having sexual contact with two female students. The ex-Odessa Permian High School instructor pleaded guilty last month to four counts of an improper relationship between an educator and a student, three counts of sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child and stalking.

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  6. Full Video: District 19 congressional candidates meet for live debate on KCBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    District 19 congressional candidates Glen Robertson and Jodey Arrington were in our studio Wednesday night for a live debate, co-sponsored by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce. Here's a quick summary of the issues raised.

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  7. $50,000 oral surgery will bring a new smile to area individualRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    This procedure is a full mouth reconstruction designed to give someone with deteriorating teeth a chance to receive a new smile. Source: KFDA The surgeons will place dental implants and a fixed denture inside the patients mouth.

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    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Covenant Health and the Lubbock Methodist Hospital System Board present The Michael E. DeBakey, M.D. Distinguished Lectureship Series. This year's program features Dr. Bernard Harris Jr., astronaut and president of the Harris Foundation, speaking on "Space Adaptation Syndrome: Impact on Walking in Space."

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  9. MSU Softball: Vinson Named LSC Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Midwestern State's Katelyn Vinson was tabbed the 2016 Lone Star Conference Player of the Year while five Mustangs garnered all-conference accolades, league officials announced Thursday evening at the softball championship banquet. Vinson became the third player in Midwestern State softball history to earn the LSC Player of the Year honor, joining Brandi Tynes and Lauren Craig on the distinguished list.

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  10. Suicides are increasing, and gun laws aren't helpingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Nationwide, Suicide rates are on the rise and the Texas Panhandle is no exception. Local experts believe the accessibility of guns to someone with mental health problems is a growing concern.

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  11. Application filed for high-level nuclear waste site in TexasRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A Dallas-based company has submitted an application to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a license to construct and operate an interim storage site in West Texas for high-level nuclear waste from around the country. Waste Control Specialists, which submitted the application Thursday, had notified the NRC last year of its plan to seek the license to build the facility in rural Andrews County that would store spent fuel rods from power plants.

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  12. MSU Roundup: Regional RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Midwestern State made its first appearance in the South Central Region rankings for the 2016 season Wednesday afternoon as the Mustangs came in at No. 10 in this week's poll released by the NCAA Division II Softball Committee.

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  13. Ex-West Texas teacher pleads guilty to sex with 2 studentsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    An ex-high school teacher in West Texas faces up to 170 years in prison for having sexual contact with two female students. The Odessa American reports the penalty phase continues Tuesday for 45-year-old Jay Dee Burns.

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    Apr 26, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The students are working to provide those without access to doctors or affordable health care a place to be screened. There will be over 30 vendors at the fair and the students will be providing many different screenings, these include glucose levels, H-I-V testing, pregnancy testing, and other additional screenings.

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  15. Chevron CEO: Company to invest more in the Permian BasinRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Chevron Corp. plans to move from massive, billion-dollar oil and gas projects to the Permian Basin in West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The Hobbs News-Sun reports Chevron chairman and CEO John Watson recently announced Chevron pill put more of its budget into the Permian Basin while cutting costs elsewhere.

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  16. Community rallies around Brownfield coach with rare form of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Watson graduated from Estacado High here in Lubbock and went on to be an All-Conference Wide Receiver for West Texas A&M. His former college Coach Scott Parr was able to raise more than $10,000 dollars for him in just one day, thanks to a huge response from his GoFundMe account .

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  17. Permian Basin Safety Day demonstrates result of a natural gas line strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Midland police, EMS, and the Midland Fire Department took part in the simulation to make it as life-like as possible. "Any line strike is an accident and we're trying to stop those based on the severity of it," said Kinder Morgan Operation Supervisor Bret Jackson.

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  18. MSU Roundup: Softball and TennisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Midwestern State claimed a series win over Texas A&M-Kingsville on Senior Day Saturday afternoon, earning a split with the Javelinas following a 9-2 game one victory and a 10-1 run-rule defeat in five innings in the series finale. Prior to the start of Saturday's doubleheader, the softball program honored seniors Haley Howerton , Katelyn Vinson and Chelsey Wall as they played their final home games at Mustangs Park.

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  19. The United Family presented the South Plains Food Bank with 21,093 pounds of apples.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    On Friday morning, The United Family donated 21,093 pounds of apples to the South Plains Food Bank in Lubbock. The donation is part of Take a Bite Out of Hunger, a larger campaign where the United Family donated 140,224 pounds of apples throughout West Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth and Eastern New Mexico.

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  20. AP Exclusive: Color index for US border security is rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The traffic on the stretch of highway, background, that runs alongside his complex creates a persistent di... . FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2016 file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol agent drives near the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Sunland Park, N.M. U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has rejected a new proposal... SAN DIEGO - Five years ago, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security dropped its color-coded terror threat index developed after the 9/11 attacks amid widespread confusion and ridicule.

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