Gaines County Newswire (Page 2)

Gaines County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Gaines County, TX. (Page 2)

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  1. First responders at the scene of well blowout east of SeminoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Seminole and Gaines County first responders are on the scene of a well blowout near the intersection of CR 107-I and CR 102, east of the Seminole community. First responders were dispatched to the call around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, and have been in the process of evacuating residents in the local area, due to the potential of deadly hydrogen sulfide - also commonly known by its chemical abbreviation - H2S.

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  2. Gaines Countians frustrated with property tax hike; appraiser denies singling out MennonitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... many folks do not vote or otherwise become involved in local government, he said. "I'm not saying everybody in Gaines County gets up and says, 'I'm gonna pick on a Mennonite today' ... but there's a lot of unfairness," he said. "Because we're not ...

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  3. Gaines Countians frustrated with property tax hike; appraiser denies singling out MennonitesRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... many folks do not vote or otherwise become involved in local government, he said. "I'm not saying everybody in Gaines County gets up and says, 'I'm gonna pick on a Mennonite today'...but there's a lot of unfairness," he said. "...Because we're not ...

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  4. Gaines County farmer hit hard by severe weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A Gaines County farmer got a nasty surprise after Monday's storms. A large portion of one of his fields looked like it had been hit by a small tornado.

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  5. Help solve the pet population boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Linda Vista, domestic shorthair kittens watch visitors. - Howard Lipin I have been a shelter volunteer at the Gaines County Animal Shelter for more than five years and I was very disheartened to read your article (" Volunteers object to animal ...

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  6. Taxes, property valuations trouble Gaines Countians during public hearingRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    "We're getting priced out of our homes. Even if your house is paid for, it's like you're practically paying rent to Gaines County," Neil Letkeman told Seminole's school board Monday night.

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  7. 'Intentionally cruel' or 'responsive and thorough'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    We continue to receive Letters to the Editor about our coverage of county animal shelter volunteers and their concerns about treatment of dogs there. I have been a shelter volunteer at the Gaines County Animal Shelter for over five years, and I was very disheartened to read your article about our shelter.

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  8. Parsley Energy Announces Third Quarter 2015 Financial and Operating ResultsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... acquisitions, together with the aforementioned divestiture and a previously reported acreage divestiture in Gaines County, along with several acre-for-acre trades, will net approximately $10 million in cash, 27 net horizontal drilling locations, and ...

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  9. South Plains farmers return to drier fields after rain delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... "I know people will be getting out into the field as soon as they possibly can if they are not already." In Gaines County, rain arrived at a point that paused harvest, but - with enough modules on the ground to keep ginners busy - did not ...

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  10. 1 killed, 4 injured in Gaines County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The accident happened just before 9 p.m. Tuesday on U.S. Highway 62/385 about 14 miles north of Seminole. DPS Troopers tell NewsWest 9, a 2007 Honda Civic was traveling on the wrong side of the road and collided with a 2008 Ford F-150.

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  11. Seminole ISD to reassess superintendent's DWI arrest as investigation continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... on suspicion of driving drunk while in a school vehicle. He refused to provide a breath specimen at the Gaines County Jail, but did agree to provide a blood sample at Seminole Memorial Hospital, according to officials. Results are pending. Laramore, ...

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  12. Seminole ISD meeting to discuss allegations of drunken driving against superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... field tests for his safety and placed him under arrest. Laramore refused to provide a breath specimen at the Gaines County Jail, but did agree to provide a blood sample at Seminole Memorial Hospital. Results are pending. "A DWI is a DWI no matter ...

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  13. Texas DPS IDs man who died in 2-vehicle crash near SeminoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A two-vehicle crash in Gaines County left one man dead on Wednesday afternoon about six miles northwest of Seminole. Antonio Trujillo Mendoza, 75, was taken to Lubbock Covenant Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead following the crash near the intersection of county roads 205 and 206, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

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  14. Gaines County names new family, consumer sciences agentRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Erin Snodgrass is the new family and consumer sciences agent for the Gaines County branch of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. Snodgrass holds a bachelor's degree in exercise and sport science/sports health promotion from Abilene Christian University.

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  15. Storms, heavy rain prompt flash flood watches, hazardous outlook on South PlainsRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A line of heavy rain prompted flash flood watches and a hazardous weather outlook for parts of the South Plains. A flash flood watch was active through 7 p.m. Thursday for southeast New Mexico and much of West Texas, including Gaines County, as a strong weather system was capable of producing rainfall of 1 to 3 inches over areas that have seen significant rain in recent days.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    With rain expected across the South Plains on Wednesday night, Gaines County residents are preparing now, hoping to avoid another devastating flood. But it wasn't just homes that were hit with flooding, local businesses also saw quite a bit of water.

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  17. Seminole man in custody, accused of stealing beer in SeagravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... was now back. Officers arrested 26-year-old Jessie Ochoa, Jr. on a previous theft warrant and took him to the Gaines County Jail.

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  18. Grand jury hearing closing in 2 years after Seagraves 5-fatality crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A traffic accident that killed five people two years ago near the Terry-Gaines county line is in its final stages of investigation. Ramon Aguilar Jr., 26, is accused of driving drunk Sept.

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  19. Peanuts nearly ready for above-ground flipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    Peanut harvest - filled with all sorts of its own catchy lingo - is on track in Gaines County. But first, Jimbo Grissom examines his legumes to determine if they're ready.

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  20. Peanuts nearly ready for above-ground flipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Pod blasting involves examining peanut samples along a color chart to determine how close they are maturity. Peanut harvest - filled with all sorts of its own catchy lingo - is on track in Gaines County.

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