Lynn County Newswire

Lynn County Newswire

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  1. New renovations at Lynn County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The process started in 2002 when Lynn County started working with the Texas Historical Commission to get floor plans approved. Now, construction has officially began.

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  2. Storms dump 1-inch plus rain in South Plains countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    When it rains, it pours. And it did Monday across the South Plains when brief but heavy showers dropped inches of rain in short order and prompted a flood advisory for several counties.

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  3. Severe storm warnings continue across the South Plains Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock Texas has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Lynn County in northwestern Texas... Southeastern Lubbock County in northwestern Texas... Western Garza County in northwestern Texas... Terry County in northwestern Texas... Crosby County in northwestern Texas... Southeastern Hockley County in northwestern Texas... Southern Yoakum County in northwestern Texas... * Until 1030 PM CDT * At 941 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Idalou to near Slide to 6 miles southwest of Brownfield to near Denver City, moving southeast at 30 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.

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  4. Severe storm warnings continue across the South Plains Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock Texas has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northern Lynn County in northwestern Texas... Lubbock County in northwestern Texas... Western Floyd County in northwestern Texas... Cochran County in northwestern Texas... Terry County in northwestern Texas... Western Crosby County in northwestern Texas... Hockley County in northwestern Texas... Hale County in northwestern Texas... Southeastern Swisher County in the Panhandle of Texas... Southwestern Briscoe County in the Panhandle of Texas... Yoakum County in northwestern Texas... Southeastern Lamb County in northwestern Texas... * Until 945 PM CDT * At 858 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Claytonville to Abernathy to near Shallowater to Sundown to 11 miles north of Bronco, moving southeast at 40 mph.

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  5. Game Warden Field NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Gilmer Mirror

    A nearly 4-year-old Lynn County mule deer poaching case recently came to resolution with an arrest of an individual from Post. The man had originally been charged with a state jail felony, three Class A misdemeanors, and two Class C misdemeanors for killing a mule deer at night from a public road that scored more than 200 points under the Boone & Crockett Club system.

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  6. Game Warden Stories: Felony Deer Poaching, Illegal Fish, Bad BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | California Game and Fish

    ... roundup of recent law enforcement stories compiled directly from reports in the field. A nearly 4-year-old Lynn County mule deer poaching case recently came to resolution with an arrest of an individual from Post. The man had originally been charged ...

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  7. First Alert Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Lynn County has expiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Live video from KCBD News is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts. When KCBD News is not airing a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent newscasts.

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  8. First Alert Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Lynn CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | KSWO

    First Alert Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Lynn County - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - Live video from KCBD News is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts.

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  9. Slow, training storms causing flooding in Southern and Eastern Lubbock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    From Lubbock to Slaton and even moving over to Central Lynn County is a slow-moving storm that is causing flooding. "We have some very slow moving and training storms that are travelling across the south eastern and eastern parts of Lubbock," said meteorologist Jenn Daniel with the National Weather Service in Lubbock.

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  10. Angry residents challenge Lynn County commissioners over road maintenance disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KSWO

    A group of residents from northern Lynn County voiced their concerns over high property taxes and their claim the county is not maintaining the road in their neighborhood. In Willow Ridge Estates, a neighbored at the very edge of Lynn County just north of New Home, residents say their property value has skyrocketed in the last year.

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  11. Xcel plans power outage for Tahoka residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... that is necessary and is much safer to do with the transformer de-energized," he explains. We did speak with the Lynn County Hospital District here in Tahoka, who tells us they do have a generator. "It's normal for utilities to take outages on ...

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  12. Tractor trailer rollover caused delays between Tahoka & O'DonnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Troopers with the Department of Public Safety were on the scene of an early morning crash that happened around 4 a.m., eight miles south of Tahoka in Lynn County. The crash involved a semi-tractor carrying groceries.

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  13. Grocery trucks crash closing portions of US 87 near Tahoka; no injuries reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Two trucks loaded with groceries crashed early Tuesday morning causing portions of US 87 to shut down in Lynn County as crews worked to clear the area. At about 4 a.m., crews were called to the scene eight miles south of Tahoka after a semi-tractor trailer was traveling southbound on US 87 when the driver, 46-year-old Craig Pearson of Amarillo, reportedly fell asleep, according to Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt.

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  14. 10 percent more cotton acres in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Delta Farm Press

    ... prices and lack of other profitable crop options suggests cotton will be their best bet for 2017. Travis Mires, Lynn County, Texas, says he will increase cotton acreage. "We would like to plant some milo but we can't make any money with it," he ...

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  15. Wilson mote plant official hopes operations continue next week after Friday fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    As a cotton mote warehouse fire still smoldered Saturday in north Lynn County, an official with the Fiber Brite LTD mote plant in Wilson offered more details about what sparked the blaze Friday and how his crew worked with first responders to put it out. Kerry Thompson, Fiber Brite's chief financial officer, said the fire remained active but contained by Saturday afternoon - more than 24 hours after it started.

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  16. Wind-fueled fire consumes Wilson mote plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Gusty winds and dry conditions challenged Wilson, Tahoka and Slaton volunteer fire crews as they battled two fires at a cotton facility Friday in North Lynn County. Crews responded to the two structure fires near Wilson after the local fire department received a call reporting the blazes around 11:57 a.m. Friday.

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