Dakota Allen Named to Bednarik Award Watch List Dakota Allen Named to Bednarik Award Watch List
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High Noon Concert on Wednesday High Noon Concert on Wednesday
Community News Keep Pedestrians and Drivers Safe This Summer

Keep Pedestrians and Drivers Safe This Summer

(from BUSINESS WIRE ) July 15, 2018 WASHINGTON—Sharing the roads and streets while more people are out and about calls for extra attention from drivers and pedestrians. Fatalities for pedestrians have increased nearly 50 percent since reaching a low point in 2009 according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety […]

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Sports Dakota Allen Named to Bednarik Award Watch List

Dakota Allen Named to Bednarik Award Watch List

(from Texas Tech Athletics ) (July 16, 2018) Dakota Allen was recognized on the Bednarik Award watch list for a second-straight season Monday LUBBOCK– Texas Tech senior linebacker Dakota Allen was named Monday morning to the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award, which is presented annually to the top […]

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Political Paxton Defends Constitutionality of Texas Law on the Humane Disposition of Fetal Remains

Paxton Defends Constitutionality of Texas Law on the Humane Disposition of Fetal Remains

(from Texas Attorney General ) (July 16, 2018) AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton said he’s confident that by the end of an expected weeklong trial that began in U.S. District Court today, lawyers from his office will firmly establish the constitutionality of a Texas law that provides new rules […]

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Entertainment High Noon Concert on Wednesday

High Noon Concert on Wednesday

(from Lubbock County ) (July 16, 2018) Lubbock – Mariachi Mi Tierra will be performing on Wednesday, July 18th from 12:00 (noon) to 1:00pm at the Lubbock County Courthouse Gazebo This is a FREE concert for everyone. The High Noon Concert Series offers outdoor performances by the best local talent […]

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Virginia College in Lubbock to Host Back to School Event Aug. 3
Education

Virginia College in Lubbock to Host Back to School Event Aug. 3

(from Virginia College ) July 14, 2018 LUBBOCK – Virginia College in Lubbock will host a Back to School event for the community Friday, Aug. 3 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the campus located at 5005 50th St. The event is free and open to the public and will […]

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Cruz: Texas Is Ready to Partner With the U.S. Army and Propel the Force Into the Future’

(from Sen. Ted Cruz Press Office) WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Army announced that Austin, Texas has been selected as the host for the new Army Futures Command (AFC) on Friday. U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), the leading advocate for Texas to host the new Army Futures Command, penned a […]

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Dryland cotton suffering while irrigated cotton looks good
Agriculture

Dryland cotton suffering while irrigated cotton looks good

(from AgriLife Today) By: Kay Ledbetter Lack of moisture causes some producers to replant. AMARILLO – Much like producers’ fields across the High Plains, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service cotton trials are seeing a significant difference in performance this year between dryland and irrigated trials. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo […]

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July 18 Webinar to Highlight Post-Trauma Changes
Health

July 18 Webinar to Highlight Post-Trauma Changes

(from AgriLife Today) July 16, 2018 By: Kay Ledbetter AMARILLO – The Military Families Learning Network’s Military Caregiving program will host a free professional development webinar July 18 titled Opportunities and Possibilities: Posttraumatic Growth in Research and Practice. This will be Part 1 of a two-part series, said Andrew Crocker, […]

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Paxton Defends Constitutionality of Texas Law on the Humane Disposition of Fetal Remains
Political / Texas

Paxton Defends Constitutionality of Texas Law on the Humane Disposition of Fetal Remains

(from Texas Attorney General ) (July 16, 2018) AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton said he’s confident that by the end of an expected weeklong trial that began in U.S. District Court today, lawyers from his office will firmly establish the constitutionality of a Texas law that provides new rules […]

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Jury Convicts Texas Man in the Burning of Victoria, TX, Mosque
Texas

Jury Convicts Texas Man in the Burning of Victoria, TX, Mosque

(from US Dept. of Justice ) July 16, 2018 The Justice Department today announced that a federal jury in Victoria, Texas, has returned guilty verdicts on all counts as charged related to the 2017 burning of a local mosque. Acting Assistant Attorney General John Gore of the Justice Department’s Civil […]

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Sugarcane aphid populations popping up in High Plains sorghum fields
Agriculture

Sugarcane aphid populations popping up in High Plains sorghum fields

(from AgriLife Today) July 14, 2018 By: Kay Ledbetter AMARILLO – Like the popup showers that have dotted the state, the sugarcane aphid is starting to show up all over the South Plains and Panhandle, said Dr. Ed Bynum, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist in Amarillo. (Texas A&M AgriLife […]

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Sen. Cruz Issues Statement Following Latest Hamas Attack on Israel
Political

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement Following Latest Hamas Attack on Israel

(from Sen Ted Cruz’s Press Office ) July 15, 2018 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) issued the following statement in response to the terrorist organization Hamas firing rockets and mortars into Israel: “The Palestinian terror group Hamas fired over 100 rockets and mortars at Israeli civilians today, […]

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Keep Pedestrians and Drivers Safe This Summer
Community News / Health

Keep Pedestrians and Drivers Safe This Summer

(from BUSINESS WIRE ) July 15, 2018 WASHINGTON—Sharing the roads and streets while more people are out and about calls for extra attention from drivers and pedestrians. Fatalities for pedestrians have increased nearly 50 percent since reaching a low point in 2009 according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety […]

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Jack White Returns to Lubbock
Entertainment

Jack White Returns to Lubbock

(Lubbock) Jack White returns to Lubbock Tuesday, September 18, 2018, Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm at the Lonestar Events Center. This tour is in support of his latest recording, Boarding House Reach. The show is sure to sell out since the last show was a standing room only […]

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