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  1. Market Street to offer samples of holiday foodRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Residents can sample food during the "Entertaining Made Easy" expo from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at all 12 Market Street locations in West Texas and Dallas-Fort Worth. During the expo, guests will have the opportunity to taste a variety of holiday dishes at sampling stations set up throughout the store, as well as collect ideas for party trays, gift baskets and holiday meal menus.

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  2. Quick OpinionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    It was a bittersweet moment when Thomas Howard Jr. was inducted into the Estacado High School Hall of Fame. The former Matador football star went on to play eight seasons in the NFL before he died almost a year ago in a car crash in California.

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  3. West Texas man arrested on child sex assault chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Get the 2014 -2015 Texas Tech men's and women's basketball preview special section in Saturday's Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. An Amarillo man was arrested Tuesday on charges of sexual assault of a child and a parole violation, according to Amarillo Police Department and Potter County records.

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  4. Cher cancels Sunday concert; makeup date expected next yearRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Sunday's scheduled concert by pop diva and Academy Award-winning actress Cher at the United Supermarkets Arena has been postponed, according to arena associate director Cindy Harper. She added, "Tickets will be honored for any newly rescheduled date by Cher, or refunds are available at the Select-A-Seat outlet at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center."

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  5. Quick Opinion: Few surprises in electionRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The 2014 elections are finished. In Texas and West Texas there were very few surprises.

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  6. Lubbock Sports to host annual Veterans Day bash featuring CrossFitRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    About 130 athletes from West Texas and New Mexico are expected to participate, according to a news release. Teams will consist of two men and two women.

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  7. After landslide, Dustin Burrows ready to start working, take advice from colleaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    But for all practical purposes, Burrows, R-Lubbock, began his legislative duties on Wednesday, the day after the 35-year-old attorney won his House District 83 seat by defeating his Democratic opponent, Max Tarbox, in a landslide. "I am aware of it and I am already looking into it," said Burrows, whose first and one of his most important tasks is to hire the staff that will help him represent the seven-county district.

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  8. Neugebauer captures sixth term, has 'contract renewed' to serve in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    According to the latest election results, Neugebauer received 88,201 votes, or roughly 77 percent, with challengers Neal Marchbanks, Democrat, and Richard "Chip" Peterson, Libertarian, receiving 18 and 5 percent respectively. "For someone that's in office, it's a report card," Neugebauer said of the election.

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  9. Our View: If you have not already, it's time to vote - Here are our choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After many months of focus on federal, state and local races, it's Election Day, and here are our recommendations, published before early voting began. Whether you agree with our recommendations or not, please vote.

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  10. Epilepsy Family Conference scheduled for SaturdayRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Covenant NeuroScience Institute, the Helen DeVitt Jones Foundation and the Epilepsy Foundation of Texas/West Texas will host an Epilepsy Family Conference from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at a local church.

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  11. Off-duty West Texas constable dies after fight working security at haunted houseRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    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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  12. Officer 1 of 2 dead in West Texas highway crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    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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  13. Comments: 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Although it's always dwelled within me, I feel more and more connected to my inner geezer every day. By this, I am talking about the Rip Van Winkle effect.

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  14. Rangel: Will Republican dominance continue in Texas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    For the Texas Democratic Party, experienced Houston businessman Mike Collier is the ideal candidate for state comptroller of public accounts. Collier, a former partner at the PricewaterhouseCoopers accounting firm, is the only certified public accountant running for the office which in recent years has inaccurately forecast the amount of revenue the Texas Legislature can count on when working on the state budget.

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  15. Dix Hat Band bending the bluesy end of spectrum for albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock-based quintet the Dix Hat Band is busy recording a new full-length album these days, one that is expected to define the borders of the band's sound. The Dix Hat Band is scheduled to perform with another local band, The Goners, at 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Backstage Lubbock.

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  16. New business 'Trapped!' challenges patrons to escape locked roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A table holds several vials of multi-colored fluids. A chalkboard on the wall displays a seemingly random plane of numbers.

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  17. Ex-kicker alleges West Texas A&M studies fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Provided PhotoTexts given to Amarillo Globe-News by former West Texas A&M University placekicker Jose Azarte Jr. purport to show conversation between him and WT assistant coach Joel Hinton in which Azarte Jr. is doing Spanish homework for a WT teammate. Sean Steffen / Amarillo Globe-NewsWest Texas A&M receiver Anthony Johnson walks on the sideline Saturday during the Buffs game against Texas A&M-Kingsville at Happy State Bank at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium.

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  18. Democratic lieutenant governor candidate: Opponent 'just says no'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A blanket "just say no" policy is not necessarily the most effective way to govern, Leticia Van de Putte told a crowd of supporters Sunday evening. Van de Putte, a state senator and Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, said her opponent, Republican state Sen. Dan Patrick, does not hold Texas' interest by voting against new programs.

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  19. Odessa police: Wife survives fire set at home by husbandRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    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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  20. TxDOT ends program converting paved roads to gravelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Before and after images of of the frontage road on I-37 in Live Oak County. The Texas Department of Transportation converted the badly-damaged asphalt road to an unpaved road the week of August 19, 2013.

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