Garza County Newswire

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  1. Judge reprimanded for "New York Jew" comment, 4 a.m. "marathon" courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... to leave the courtroom to eat or use the restroom Schildknecht ordered her bailiff to deny Munk entry into the Garza County District Courtroom on July 15, 2014. Witnesses recall hearing her say "Get him out of here," or "I don't want to see his ...

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  2. Wet weather slows down planting for South Plains cotton farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... so that's the first place we're going to be focusing on for planting," Brosch said. "After that, Lynn and Garza County, where the majority of our land is June 10th, so we'll do that second." Right now, Brosch says he is trying to be patient, but if ...

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  3. Garza County advises 'Click It or Ticket'Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Garza County Sheriff's Office is teaming with other South Plains law enforcement agencies and the Texas Department of Transportation to promote seat belt use. In 2014, 2,587 motor vehicle traffic crashes occurred in Texas in which unrestrained vehicle occupants suffered fatal or serious injuries.

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  4. Lake Alan Henry is full, Lake Meredith sees gain after rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... which tracks reservoir levels across the state. The reservoir that sits about 60 miles southeast of Lubbock in Garza County was less than 60 percent full at this time last year. Lubbock receives about 20 percent of its water from Lake Alan Henry. ...

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  5. Texas Medical Association to deliver helmets to Lubbock kidsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... a.m. to 1 p.m. The sponsor of the Lubbock giveaway is Dr. Luis Fernando Arandia-Antelo, with the Lubbock-Crobsy-Garza County Medical Society Alliance.

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  6. Lake Alan Henry is full, Lake Meredith sees gain after rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... which tracks reservoir levels across the state. The reservoir that sits about 60 miles southeast of Lubbock in Garza County was less than 60 percent full at this time last year. Lubbock receives about 20 percent of its water from Lake Alan Henry. ...

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  7. Lake Alan Henry has reached its limit, Lake Meredith sees gain after rainRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... which tracks reservoir levels across the state. The reservoir that sits about 60 miles southeast of Lubbock in Garza County was less than 60 percent full at this time last year. Lubbock receives about 20 percent of its water from Lake Alan Henry. ...

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  8. Lake Alan Henry is soaking it all in, rises more than 5 feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... billion gallons of water in the past 24 hours. The reservoir that sits about 60 miles southeast of Lubbock in Garza County was less than 60 percent full a year ago. Lubbock receives about 20 percent of its water from Lake Alan Henry. The city also ...

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  9. Weather update: Flood advisory in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Amarillo.com

    ... on the roadways, said Paul Braun, spokesman of the Texas Department of Transportation's Amarillo office. In Garza County, Farm-to-Market Road 2008 is closed about 4 miles south of F.M. 651 due to flooding, he said. Rains may return in the afternoon, ...

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  10. Lake Alan Henry water level remains stabilized after increase late last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    When we reported on the water level at Lake Alan Henry almost a year ago, the focus was about how recent rainfall had done little to fill up the city's only reservoir. The reservoir that sits about 60 miles southeast of Lubbock in Garza County was less than 60 percent full at that time.

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  11. Dyess AFB releases information on Garza Co. training siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene has released the following information about a training site in Garza County. The site, located south of Post, has been in operation since at least November of 2013.

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  12. Source of lead contamination in water unknownRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | The University Star

    Trace levels of lead discovered in the water at the Hays County Government Center in September 2014 have since disappeared, but the source remains unknown. According to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency contaminant guidelines, the maximum allowable amount, or action limit, of lead in drinking water is .015 milligrams per liter .

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  13. 'City Gal' historian to speak in PostRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... y teacher. Her presentation recalls life as a "city gal" with a new country-boy husband and their new home on a Garza County ranch. The cost to attend is $12 and includes lunch. Call (806) 495-4148 or email ccarts@poka.com for reservations.

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  14. United States v. JuvenileRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... The district court adjudicated the Juvenile as a juvenile delinquent and sentenced him to 18 months in the Garza County Juvenile Treatment Center in Post, Texas (where he is currently detained), and to a term of juvenile delinquent supervision ...

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  15. Hats Off: Colonoscopies can prevent one of the most common cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... she extended the use of the garments and saved the county an estimated $3,000 from having to replace uniforms. Garza County Sheriff Terry Morgan said Skelton has a great attitude and has been a good role model. We admire her for using her talents to ...

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  16. Binding behind bars: Garza County Jail saves with sewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Garza County Jail inmate Stormie Skelton mends a piece of fabric. The jail uses Skelton's sewing skills to repair uniforms rather than replace them.

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  17. Garza County sheriff visits state capitolRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Garza County Sheriff Terry Morgan visited the state Capitol on Feb. 18 with about 120 other Texas law enforcement officers. The sheriffs and other officers traveled to Austin to share their ideas with the 84th Legislature.

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  18. Binding behind bars: Garza County Jail saves with sewingRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After concentrating on each stitch, she removes the patch, holds it up to examine it in better light, then returns it to the needle. If the 34-year-old Garza County Jail inmate takes extra pride in her job, it's because she feels lucky to have it.

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  19. Garza County holds famous inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Post woman was arrested last year after she told authorities she killed her 2-year-old daughter while on drugs. She is being held on a capital murder charge with bond set at $1 million.

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  20. Family of 3 displaced by house fire in PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... s home when the fire started, and fortunately no one was injured. Emergency Management Coordinator for Post and Garza County Michael Isbell says it appears the two-story home is a total loss. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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