Lubbock County Newswire

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  1. Ex-UMC employee claims whistleblower protection should have headed off firingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... witnessed while observing a surgery as part of her new employee orientation. Kelly Ellis is suing UMC and the Lubbock County Hospital District, claiming they retaliated against her after she reported the incident to several people. According to ...

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  2. Tech student arrested for possession of marijuana in dorm roomRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The suspect was taken to the Lubbock County Jail. The non-student's vehicle was released to a relative.

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  3. UPDATED: Man arrested after police chase in SE LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... cars and left a 62-year-old woman with minor injuries. Robert Andrew Ramirez Jr. was being held at the Lubbock County Detention Center. He faces charges of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, evading arrest, resisting arrest and failure to stop and ...

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  4. Clute man in jail after escaping community supervision facility, car theftRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... officers on a pursuit and foot chase that ended on the roof of a home in west Lubbock. The other escapee, a Lubbock County man whose identity has not been released, is still on the run, officials said. Chazric Montrel Simms is being held at the ...

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  5. Bluebonnets beautify Texas highways, local gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... wild growth in and around the Hub City. The soil content in this area is not a problem for them, according to Lubbock County's horticulture agent. "They're actually fairly well adapted to our soil here ... but the cold and the climate are a little ...

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  6. Residents invited to Xcel open house on new transmission line through FrenshipRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Area residents are invited to participate in a public forum for a proposed 230-kilovolt electric transmission line planned for constructed in Lubbock and Hockley counties.

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  7. Escaped offender still on the runRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    18-year-old Chazric Simms was captured after an early morning police chase. Val Monteilh, director of the Lubbock County Court Residential Treatment Center, said the two men escaped from the facility on Monday.

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  8. Appeals court debating issues surrounding defendant's probationRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... base their motion to adjudicate on allegations that had been previously litigated. Jeffrey Ford, an assistant Lubbock County Attorney, argued that some if those cases had not been addressed in previous motions before the court. For more on this ...

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  9. Lubbock Co. offender on the run after early morning police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Val Monteilh, director of the Lubbock County Court Residential Treatment Center, said the two men escaped from the facility on Monday.

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  10. The eight-minute showerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... throwing it away, those two-and-a-half gallons are going down the drain, literally and figuratively speaking. Lubbock County Commissioner Bill McCay told me the other day that he turns off the shower while he washes his hair. If I shave just two ...

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  11. Texas Tech no longer an early voting location for runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Texas Tech campus was removed from the list of early-voting polling places for Lubbock County's runoff election.

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  12. Two behind bars after high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities said it started in west Lubbock County just before 8:30 p.m. on Saturday.

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  13. Three adults questioned, released in suspicious death of infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The investigation continues into what the Lubbock County Sheriff's Department is calling the 'suspicious' death of a Lubbock County infant.

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  14. Faith briefsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... inflatable bounce houses, a 20,000-egg hunt, rock wall spiderclimb, face painting, involvement from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office and much more. Registration begins at 3 p.m. and is required for all participants entering the egg hunts. The egg ...

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  15. Hats Off: Lubbock Christian's hard work led to another championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... of the band. Getting serious in high heels: The pictures of 200 men wearing high heels and walking around the Lubbock County Courthouse were comical, but the reason for the seventh annual Walk a Mile in Her shoes event was very serious. The walk ...

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  16. Lubbock County investigators turning to public to ID man in connection with convenience store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... on Frankford Avenue and Clovis Highway before attacking a store clerk who tried to stop him from leaving. Lubbock County sheriff's investigators are asking the public Friday, April, 11, to help them identify a man in connection with a March 29 ...

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  17. Tech police arrest student for choking womanRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... while license invalid in the 2500 block of Marsha Sharp following a traffic stop. The suspect was taken to Lubbock County Jail. The suspect's vehicle was released to the passenger. 10:52 p.m. - A Tech officer issued two students Lubbock County ...

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  18. Lubbock sheriff's office calling death of 6-month-old boy suspiciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock County Sheriff's Department investigates at the scene of a suspicious on Thursday in the 1600 block of County Road 7245.

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  19. Crime victims' group honors 31 of its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... advocacy group awards ceremony at LakeRidge United Methodist Church Thursday. (Stephen Spillman / AJ Media) Lubbock County Assistant Criminal District Attorneys Sean Long, left, and Mandi Say greet home invasion victim Jess Peterson during a local ...

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  20. Lubbock County Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious child deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Lubbock County Sheriff's Office is questioning four people in what they are now calling the suspicious death of a 6-month old baby boy.

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