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  1. Plainview tackles synthetic marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Police Chief Ken Coughlin told the city council on Thursday afternoon that when the town's Just Smokes store complied with a legal order Friday to take the product off its shelves, that removal effectively ended legal sales of synthetic marijuana in Plainview. "I am very happy that as of today, there is no one selling it in a public forum to my knowledge," he said.

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  2. Around the Area: Cowboy Christmas show planned at Plainview's GranadaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Amarillo.com

    Wendell Sollis & The Sidekicks All-Star Band, made up of regional musicians, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the Granada, 812 Broadway St. in Plainview. Musicians include Lucy Dean Record, Steve Ham, Bob Baker, champion fiddler Dale Morris Jr., Grand Ole Opry and Las Vegas performer Ginny Mac, Brady Rasco, Gregg Gibbs, Chad Maines and "Hee Haw" musician Rodney Lay.

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  3. Plainview gets power boost from new substationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Xcel Energy began operations at the new Kiser Substation in Plainview in early December. The Kiser Substation, located at the southwest corner of the intersection of FM 400 and 24th Street, is Xcel Energy's newest addition to its Plainview-area power delivery network.

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  4. Xcel Energy powers up Plainview's Kiser SubstationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Kiser Substation, Xcel Energy's newest addition to its Plainview-area power delivery network, began operation earlier this month, providing a strong boost to electrical facilities powering the Plainview economy. Kiser is the product of a 2010 high-voltage transmission study that identified $106.7 million in improvements for several South Plains counties as part of Xcel Energy's Power for the Plains transmission enhancement initiative.

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  5. Tilt-A-Whirl gives Faribault, Minn., a historic spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Star Tribune

    ... Fair. After more than 80 years and 1,000 Tilt-A-Whirls, the Sellners sold the business in 2011 to an outfit in Plainview, Texas. But Faribault's connection with the Tilt-A-Whirl is far from over. The Schluters' Historic Hutchinson House B&B is just ...

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  6. Sen. Perry bill seeks to limit teams qualifying for postseasonRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    This year's football playoffs would have been without Monterey, Plainview, Denver City, Levelland, Floydada, Hale Center and Smyer - all teams that qualified for the postseason despite finishing outside the top two in their districts. But, that's what the playoff landscape could have looked like if the bill Senator Charles Perry filed Thursday, which seeks to "limit the number of teams advancing to the playoffs from each district to two teams," passes.

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  7. Plainview hosting Christmas concertRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Christmas-themed concert will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19 at Plainview's Historic Granada Theatre, 812 Broadway St. Tickets are $35 for an individual, $60 for a couple and $15 for students and children.

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  8. Former Lubbock ISD Administrator, Now DOE Director, to Speak at Plainview ISDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | MyHighPlains.com

    Dr. Lisa Ramirez, the U.S. Department of Education's National Director of the Office of Migrant Education, will speak in the Plainview ISD Educational Complex Board Room on Monday, December 15 at 5:30 pm. Parents from the entire region are invited to attend.

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  9. Cattle market factors to watch in 2015 include herd numbers, importsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The City Wire

    ... fortunate to have slaughter facilities in regions where there is more cattle available. Cargill closed its plant Plainview, Texas, in February 2013 primarily because of the the tight cattle supply brought about by years of drought in Texas and ...

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  10. From the A-J's Pages: Meeting held concerning purchase of land to be...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    It's a long way from the tropical island Montserrat to Plainview, but faculty and students of the American University of the Caribbean's medical school said they are doing fine. First joint meeting of coordinated units merged recently in the state department of public welfare is being conducted in Lubbock today for officials of area 33, embracing 11 counties.

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  11. Plainview celebrates holiday season with parade, concertRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Plainview Herald reports this year's theme is "Christmas in Plain View," and that the parade is a 22-year tradition. The performance will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19 at Plainview's Historic Granada Theatre, 812 Broadway St. Concert tickets are $35 for an individual, $60 for a couple and $15 for students and children.

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  12. Holiday events planned across regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... interested in entering the float should be registered by 5 p.m. Monday. www.levelland.com or 894-9079. Plainview Christmas parade - 6:30 p.m. on Broadway Street. The theme for this year's parade is "Christmas in Plain View." The parade will begin at ...

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  13. Plainview charity fights hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Amarillo.com

    The Plainview activist delivered a supply of food to a client through Faith in Sharing House, a Christian-based charity program in which she serves as board secretary. The client - an elderly woman with a limited support system - showed an abundance of gratitude for the gift.

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  14. Faith and food - Plainview charity fights hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Plainview activist delivered a supply of food to a client through the Faith in Sharing House, a Christian-based charity program in which she serves as board secretary. The client - an elderly woman with a limited support system - showed an abundance of gratitude for the gift.

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  15. City of Plainview Hires Melinda Brown as Main Street ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | MyHighPlains.com

    Melinda Brown has been selected by Andrew Freeman, Assistant City Manager, as the next Main Street Manager for the City of Plainview. As Main Street Manager, Melinda will be responsible for developing and executing a comprehensive Main Street revitalization program including assisting with various committees and boards, conducting special research and analysis for the program, promoting the program to a variety of markets as well as administering hotel/motel occupancy tax grants and funds for the city as part of the convention and visitors bureau program.

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  16. 2014 Tank of the Year winner is announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | CE News

    ... Ill.; Fairborn, Ohio; Kansas City, Mo.; Chatham, Ontario, Canada; Pekin, Ill.; Midland, Texas; Columbia, S.C.; Plainview, Texas; Mount Prospect, Ill.; and Artesia, N.M. "Tank of the Year continues to become more exciting each year," said Hansen. ...

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  17. Senior Trio Records Career-Highs in Points as Buffs Fall 99-91 to PioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | MyHighPlains.com

    Seniors Antjuan Ball, Miles Gatewood, and Tez Dumars each recorded career-highs in points on Tuesday night as the West Texas A&M men's basketball team fell to 0-3 to begin the season with a 99-91 loss down I-27 to nearby Wayland Baptist in Plainview, Texas. With the win, the 16 Dumars recorded a team-high 27 points in the loss on Tuesday night as he shot 8-for-14 from the field and grabbed three 3-pointers off of five attempts.

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  18. Tulia police chief resigns, claims retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    According the the Plainview Daily Herald, Yarbrough submitted the letter on Tuesday, citing tensions with Tulia's Public Works Director. In his letter, Yarbarough says he conducted a review of Tulia's Public Works Department at the request of Tulia's former City Manager.

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  19. Buffs Complete Season-Opening Three-Game Road Trip at Wayland Baptist TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | MyHighPlains.com

    The West Texas A&M men's basketball team will return to action tonight as it completes a season-opening three-game road swing at Wayland Baptist. Tip off from the Hutcherson Center in Plainview, Texas is scheduled for 7 p.m. Live video will be provided by Wayland Baptist University Athletics Media Relations; however, live stats will not be available.

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  20. Dromgoole: Peaceful Utopia becomes a war zone in novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... about when she was mauled by a lion in Zimbabwe and lived to tell about it. a- Thinking Out Loud: Danny Andrews of Plainview has collected about 250 stories into a book called "Things I Have Saw and Did: 50 Years of Thinking Out Loud." The stories, ...

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