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  1. Bird strikes medical helicopter in West TexasRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A medical helicopter in West Texas with a patient on board has made an emergency landing after a bird crashed through two windows. An Air Evac Lifeteam spokeswoman says a crew flying out of Abilene reported the accident Tuesday night and landed in a parking lot between a motel and a fast-food restaurant along Interstate 20. She says the bird struck a nurse inside the helicopter.

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  2. Chief: 4,000 gallons of gasoline spill in TexasRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities in West Texas are working to clean up nearly 4,000 gallons of diesel gasoline that spilled in a semitrailer crash. Sweetwater Fire Chief Grant Madden tells KTXS-TV the truck crashed Tuesday on Highway 70 north of Sweetwater.

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  3. TTU to host 56th Annual Carol of Lights on Dec. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    On Dec. 2, Texas Tech University will host its 56th annual Carol of Lights holiday event, "Celebrating Spirit and Tradition." The event begins at 6:30 p.m. with the Carillon Concert and will be followed by the lighting ceremony at 7 p.m. at Memorial Circle and the Carol Concert at 8 p.m. at Hemmle Recital Hall.

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  4. US mother gives birth at border crossingRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers helped deliver a baby boy when his mother arrived in labor at a West Texas port of entry. The agency says Ana Suez Rey, a 28-year-old U.S. citizen who lives in the Texas border city of Presidio, arrived Saturday night at the Presidio port of entry from Mexico and gave birth minutes after arriving.

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  5. Midland police investigate fatal shooting of manRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Police say a man who was found shot and lying in a West Texas street has died at a hospital. Authorities identified the victim as 27-year-old Humberto Joshua Ramos.

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  6. Police: Man dies after chasing dog onto streetRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A West Texas man who police say was chasing a dog has been killed after being hit by a school bus. The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reports that 40-year-old Russell Ed Jupe was trying to catch the dog, which was running through a parking lot Saturday morning, when he failed to yield the right of way to the bus.

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  7. Body found in home of Texan who stole benefitsRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A body has been found at a West Texas home in the search for the mother of a woman imprisoned for stealing her father's federal benefits after his 1990 death. Brewster County Sheriff Ronny Dodson say an attorney for Judith Broughton of Terlingua contacted his office Wednesday about her missing mother.

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  8. 2 dead in Odessa home during report of gas leakRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Emergency personnel responding to a report of a possible gas leak have found an elderly woman and her daughter dead in their West Texas house. Odessa police Cpl.

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  9. Ariel Cyclone motorcycle to returns to West Texas, now on display at Buddy Holly CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Buddy Holly Center announces a press event that will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Buddy Holly Center's Foyer Gallery. Through the generous support of Jessi Colter, Arlan Ettinger of Guernsey's Auctioneers & Brokers and the buyer, George McMahan of Lubbock, Texas, the motorcycle will be returned to West Texas.

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  10. California woman pleads guilty in Texas drug caseRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A driver reported by other travelers for creeping along at about 5 mph on a West Texas interstate faces up to 20 years in prison for trying to smuggle marijuana. Prosecutors on Monday announced the penalty for Brashear, whose SUV was located last Christmas Day along eastbound Interstate 20 near Abilene.

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  11. Police: Teen killed man for not buying him beerRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities say a 16-year-old boy struck and killed a man with his car outside of a West Texas convenience store after the man refused to buy him beer. Abilene police spokesman Rick Tomlin said Monday that the teenager has been charged with murder in juvenile court in the death of Jesse Cortinez, a 58-year-old local man.

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  12. Off-duty West Texas constable dies after fightRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A Fort Bliss soldier has been charged with capital murder after an off-duty constable working security at a Halloween haunted house died following a fight. El Paso County jail records show 19-year-old Devon Huerta-Person was being held Monday on $5 million bond.

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  13. Man run over, dies in Abilene in alcohol disputeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A 16-year-old driver in West Texas has been arrested after police say a man who refused to buy alcohol for the teen was run over and killed. Abilene police on Monday did not immediately provide additional details on the teen facing a juvenile murder charge in the death of 58-year-old Jesse Cortinez.

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  14. Officer 1 of 2 dead in West Texas highway crashRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Jeremy Shedd of the Brownfield Police Department southwest of Lubbock was killed Sunday morning as he was driving home from work.

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  15. Convict in West Texas escapes from prison jobRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities in West Texas are hunting for a 38-year-old prisoner who fled a work detail at a Department of Criminal Justice regional office in Plainview. Corrections agency officials say Charlie Davis Jr. was noticed missing Monday from his job as a janitor.

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  16. Police: Wife survives fire set at home by husbandRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A West Texas man has been charged with arson after being accused of setting fire to a home where his wife was inside. The Odessa American reports the woman, who was not identified, suffered non-life threatening burn injuries in the Saturday blaze.

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  17. Fort Bliss soldiers to deploy for Ebola missionRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    About 75 soldiers from a West Texas Army post are being deployed this weekend to West Africa as part of a U.S. military mission in areas affected by the Ebola outbreak. The Fort Bliss soldiers will go on seven flights carrying heavy equipment such as generators, containers and helicopters.

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  18. Matthew Harris, President, West Texas Smoke Free CoalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Lubbock City Council members say members of the West Texas Smoke Free Coalition requested the delay that postponed the vote on a smoking ban ordinance on Thursday. "That way we can engage a little bit more public education to make sure everyone understands what's in the ordinance," Harris said, "and more importantly what's not in the ordinance."

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  19. Guar farmers to get 75 cents on the dollar in settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    West Texas Guar, Inc. has struck a deal with its growers that promises to net farmers 75 cents on the dollar owed to them for the fall 2013 crop. KCBD previously reported that the company had contracted with area farmers for guar and then failed to pay within 30 days of delivery as its contract required.

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  20. 2 bodies recovered from El Paso wastewater plantRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The bodies of two contract workers have been recovered from a West Texas wastewater treatment plant as investigators try to determine what led to the deaths. Emergency personnel responded to a rescue call about two workers being trapped.

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