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  1. Winter chill will continue for much of weekRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The winter chill will continue in West Texas much of the week. While the winds are diminishing the clouds will remain in place through Wednesday.

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  2. I Beat Pete: Tractor JoustingRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    This week we headed out to the Bayer Museum of Agriculture for a fun yet difficult challenge of tractor jousting. Riding on a tractor holding a pool cue, you had to drive around and spear 6 disc hanging from a pole.

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  3. Caprock Winery recognizes growers with Cotton and Wine CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    It's an important time of the year for cotton growers as they prepare for harvest and Caprock Winery is taking the opportunity to celebrate this commodity that's vital to West Texas, along with another important crop. "It's just a coincidence that the majority of the grapes produced here on the high plains are produced by cotton growers," Caprock Winery's Steve Newsom said.

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  4. 4 South Plains natives inducted into walk of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Civic Lubbock, Inc. officially inducted four Texas natives into the West Texas Walk of Fame Thursday night at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Theater. The induction is set aside for people who were born and raised in the area and have made significant career and life accomplishments.

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  5. Physician assistant shares journey from Africa to Lubbock in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The book shares stories from Sixtus Atabong's personal journals detailing his life growing up in Africa and his journey to the United States. Atabong is a Red Raider, husband, and father.

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  6. SPC introduces culinary arts to curriculumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    South Plains College will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday at its Lubbock Center campus, located at 3907 Ave. Q to introduce its new culinary arts program and facility. For this SPC has turned an existing 10,425-square-foot facility into an instructional building that will train students to work in the regional food industry, according to an SPC news release.

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  7. Race for the Cure set for Oct. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Registration is now available for the annual Susan G. Komen West Texas -- Lubbock 2018 Race for the Cure event, which will be hosted on Oct. 6 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. Registration prices vary from $20-$40 and race information packets can be picked up at Cardinal's Sports Center, located at 6524 Slide Rd. up until a day prior to the race, according to a Komen foundation news release.

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  8. B-25 Bomber brings history to LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    This weekend crews at the Silent Wing Museum are giving people the chance to take an historic flight around the Hub City. Out of the nearly 10,000 B-25a 2s built during the war, the plane that will fly around Lubbock is one of only 34 of the bombers left in existence.

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  9. Foggy night ahead for South PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    It was chilly across West Texas as expected. Most of the viewing area reported measurable rainfall over the past 24 hours.

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  10. Father charged with beating toddler, gluing mouth, eyes shutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A father suspected of gluing shut the eyes and mouth of his 1-year-old daughter has been arrested in West Texas. El Paso County records show 29-year-old Johnnie Lee Carter is being held Wednesday on a charge of injury to a child causing serious bodily injury.

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  11. United Blood Serves gets new name after 65 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A major change today at United Blood Services. It will still provide the same services to the same hospitals with the same non-profit mission and the same faces there to greet you.

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  12. Lubbock County Commissioners approve contract with NAAG Pathology Labs P.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Lubbock County Commissioners Court has executed a contract with NAAG Pathology Labs P.C. for the operation and management of the Lubbock County Medical Examiner's Office. Lubbock County is required to provide death investigation services under the Texas Code of Criminal Procdure, Chapter 49. In response to the retirement of Dr. Sridhar Natarajan , former Lubbock County Chief Medical Examiner, the County began exploring methods of providing a continuity of service in Lubbock versus sending cases to Medical Examiner Offices across the State.

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  13. Senior women's golf tournament back in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The 40th Senior Women's West Texas Golf Association Tournament is back in Lubbock for the first time in 10 years. "We're real excited.

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  14. Veterinarians expect - drastic increase' in Parvovirus cases in Lubbock areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The time and weather is right for a spike in Canine Parvovirus cases in the Lubbock area, according to a local veterinarian. "We're anticipating here somewhere starting in the next week and potentially running through the month of October a drastic increase in the number of cases," Dr. Shelli Wolfe with Live Oak Animal Hospital said.

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  15. Faced with a teacher shortage, West Texas school district may be latest to go virtualRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Ector County school board will consider a proposal Tuesday on whether or not to fund "virtual teachers" in as many as 69 class sections. Courtesy Proximity Learning " Faced with a teacher shortage, West Texas school district may be latest to go virtual " was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans - and engages with them - about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.

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  16. Rick Dykes: Former Reagor-Dykes Auto Group CFO gave false financial info to Ford CreditRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Rick Dykes issued a response to the civil suit filed by Ford Motor Credit on Thursday, accusing his former CFO of providing false information about RDAG finances. In his response, Dykes alleges that now-former Chief Financial Officer Shane Smith admitted that he provided false financial information regarding the Reagor-Dykes dealerships to Ford Credit and to Bart Reagor and Rick Dykes.

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  17. TTU researchers' early results show low level arsenic exposure could still cause kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    For two years, YuWei Chang worked in the Department of Environmental Toxicology at Texas Tech with Associate Professor Dr. Kamaleshwar P. Singh to study how arsenic affects the kidneys. It is already known that long-term exposure to high levels of arsenic can lead to kidney failure, but Chang and Singh wanted to know how levels of arsenic, like the amount found in our water, could affect our kidneys.

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  18. Dime-sized hole to blame for Midland Co. home explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    An investigation into the fatal explosion that left one child dead and three family members injured revealed the coal tar coating and steel pipe wall had been compromised with a hole approximately 3/8 inch by 5/8 inch and had been leaking an undetermined length of time.

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  19. Reagor-Dykes Auto Group requests approval to sell at auction; first bid on tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Chief Restructuring Officer has filed documents in bankruptcy court on behalf of Reagor-Dykes Auto Group seeking approval to authorize and approve KamKad Automotive as a "stalking-horse bidder" and to allow the competitive bid process to begin. A stalking horse offer, agreement, or bid is an attempt by a bankrupt debtor, in this case, Reagor-Dykes Auto Group, to test the market for their assets in advance of an auction of them.

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  20. Economic concerns cause Lubbock Area United Way to lower campaign goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Since the end of January to their campaign launch on August 23, the Lubbock Area United Way says it had gathered information from business leaders and other community members about what could impact their 2018 fund raising. What they heard prompted the organization to lower their campaign goal for the first time in many years.

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