Lubbock County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Lubbock County Commissioners make appointment to historical commissionRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock County Commissioner's Court appointed Cameron Saffell to the Lubbock County Historical Commission, following the resignation of Stephanie Rouse.

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  2. Texas leaders moving forward with plan to boost funding for TxDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... large some of revenue to one aspect of government. What the bill does not specify, said Ronnie Keister, the Lubbock County tax assessor-collector, is what will happen to the 5 percent of automobile sales tax the counties receive. Because of that, ...

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  3. Texas Indigent Defense Commission honors local countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock County officials and representatives of the public defender's offices accepted a Gideon Award Friday in Austin from the Texas Indigent Defense Commission. Back from left to right, Bill McCay, Lubbock County Commissioner Precinct 1; Jack Stoffregen, chief public defender of the West Texas Regional Public Defender's Office; Les Hatch, 237th District Court Judge; and Philip Wischkaemper, director of professional development at the Lubbock Public Defender's Office.

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  4. LPD: Suspect with shotgun kicked down door, robbed victim at Canyon CrossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... e located a person of interest in this case. This person was arrested on separate charges and booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center.

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  5. Officers investigating aggravated robbery at Lubbock apartmentRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... t in the case. That person, whose name was not released, was arrested on separate charges and booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center.

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  6. Man injured in Lynn County rollover diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A man taken to the hospital after a rollover on Highway 87 has died of his injuries. Lynn County Sheriff's representatives tell us around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jason Michael Gentry, of Jefferson, was ejected from the vehicle during the accident approximately two miles south of the Lynn County line to Lubbock County.

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  7. Buffalo Springs Lake increases admission fee for improvement projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    There are several projects administrators at Buffalo Springs Lake are hoping to get done, and to do so, gate admission for adults will increase $2, now costing $8 to get in. The decision was approved by the Lubbock County Water Control and Improvement District, who oversee Buffalo Springs Lake, during a meeting on Monday.

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  8. County Commissioners consider adjusting several precinct boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... 5,000 registered voters. At a work session last week, Commissioner Mark Heinrich said they were told by the Lubbock County Elections Office that five polling precincts are predicted to reach the maximum mark by 2017. None of the voting precincts ...

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  9. One injured in Lynn County rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Lynn County Sheriff's representatives tell us the driver was ejected from the vehicle during the accident approximately two miles south of the Lynn County line to Lubbock County.

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  10. Lubbock Man Reacts to Neighbor Shooting and Killing His DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | MyHighPlains.com

    Leesa Swafford, 57, called Lubbock County Sheriff's Office early Tuesday morning to report that her next door neighbor of over 20 years had shot and killed her son's one year old dog. "He just intentionally murdered my dog," Swafford's son, Jackson Wright said.

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  11. Our View: Limit the number of chances repeat DWI offenders receiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... are misdemeanors. After that, the prosecution has the discretion to try it as a felony or misdemeanor, said Lubbock County Criminal District Attorney Matt Powell. A felony DWI is a third-degree felony, punishable by sentence of two to 10 years. ...

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  12. Lubbock Death Row Inmate Strikes Out at U.S. Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | MyHighPlains.com

    The United States Supreme Court on Monday denied a petition from death row inmate Joe Franco Garza of Lubbock. He was condemned by a Lubbock County jury for strangling Silbiano Rangel, 71, to death from behind with a sock and then stealing his truck on December 31, 1998.

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  13. KCBD Over the Air Broadcast FAQRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... our initial tests, viewers may want to consider an outdoor or attic antenna for residents living outside of Lubbock County. KCBD NewsChannel 11 appreciates your patience with us as we work to return to a full powered signal for all viewers on the ...

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  14. Family member gives testimony in sentencing of admitted child molesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The first day of a sentencing hearing for admitted child molester William Briley opened with testimony from a 17-year-old family member who also pleaded guilty to sexually abusing family members. Chris Briley entered the courtroom handcuffed, wearing a Lubbock County Detention Center and testified about the sexual and physical abuse he suffered while living with his father, William Briley.

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  15. Community Futures Forum to brainstorm local improvementRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Texas Community Futures Forum will be held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the first-floor meeting room of the Lubbock County Courthouse annex building, 916 Main St. Local residents are invited to help Texas A&M AgriLife agents and the Lubbock County Extension Leadership Advisory Board identify critical issues affecting the community.

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  16. Kappa Delta Sorority seesaws to combat child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A Texas Tech sorority is combating a startling statistic. Lubbock County has the highest child abuse rate in the entire state of Texas.

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  17. Man arrested for aggravated sexual assaultRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... gunpoint. Officers located the suspect in his room and took him into custody. He was then transported to the Lubbock County Detention Center and booked in.

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  18. Sen. Perry files two bills to 'ensure our elections are fair and reliable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... and voter registration lists to identify voters whose addresses have changed. Kenny Ketner, chairman of the Lubbock County Democratic Party, said his concern with the bill is the potential for abuse. Ketner said it's common for people to move from ...

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  19. Police seek suspect in North Lubbock wrecker service vehicle burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Newspapers in Lubbock County will be late and delivered by 2 p.m. Papers outside the county will be delivered Saturday. Lubbock police released a surveillance camera image of a man who broke into three vehicles earlier this month at a Lubbock impound lot.

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  20. LPD searching for three persons of interestRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Newspapers in Lubbock County will be late and delivered by 2 p.m. Papers outside the county will be delivered Saturday. Lubbock police are attempting to locate three persons of interest in a vehicle burglary case, police said in a statement.

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