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  1. Slaton students earn state-competition chance through hair, makeup projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Vanessa Mendez, 18, styles the hair of classmate Madison Fluitt, 17. The pair participate in Slaton High's state-bound cosmetology program. Now, Madison, 17, is among 16 of Slaton's young beauticians who are taking their hair and nail skills to state.

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  2. Slaton students earn state-competition chance through hair, makeup projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Vanessa Mendez, 18, styles the hair of classmate Madison Fluitt, 17. The pair participate in Slaton High's state-bound cosmetology program. Now, Madison, 17, is among 16 of Slaton's young beauticians who are taking their hair and nail skills to state.

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  3. Friends share memories of Roy VelezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    There were no empty spaces in the pews or along the back wall of the chapel of the Broadway Funeral Directors facility on Tuesday as friends and family gathered to celebrate the life of Rogelio "Roy" Velez Jr. Space in the lobby just outside was also becoming limited toward the end of the hourlong celebration of life service. Margaret Montez, a friend of Velez, recalled visiting him in the hospital in the last few weeks of his life.

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  4. LaRue: Klemke's Sausage good in Cowboy KolachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The March installment of Food Made Fresh, Hometown Edition, features one of my favorite local products, Klemke's Sausage. I've put together the great taste of their sausage with a Texas classic - kolaches.

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  5. School bonds, alcohol sales on small-town ballots May 9Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The bond aims to fund new buildings and school buses, according to the school district's web site. Last year, Slaton voters turned down a $15 million bond proposal by about 53 percent.

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  6. Monterey's Slaton tosses no-hitterRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Jackson Slaton threw a no-hitter in Monterey's 12-2 win over El Paso El Dorado on Saturday, a game that ended in the fifth inning by 10-run rule. Playing on its home turf at Moegle Field, the Plainsmen won twice Saturday and finished 4-2 in the three-day tournament.

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  7. Lubbock police hosting car auctionRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The auction is set for 10 a.m. at Lubbock Wrecker Service, 3209 Slaton Hwy. Gates will open at 9 a.m., according to a statement from the department.

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  8. Slaton schools pursuing bond election - againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Slaton's school board agreed on Thursday to pursue a $14.4 million bond election Thursday, The Slatonite reported on its Facebook page. The newspaper also reported the results of a survey administered by the school district in which more than 91 percent of respondents said they would support a bond of some form.

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  9. Shallowater girls hold off Slaton for 56-46 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Slaton's Taliea Maxwell scores over Shallowater's Carli Breckel during their game Friday in Lubbock. "We got some tough kids," the Shallowater coach said, "and they were determined to win it, and sometimes you just have to grind out a win like that.

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  10. Idalou routs Roosevelt 56-19, to play for district title FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Roosevelt's Ashleigh Jacquez, left, and Kaleigh Ford defend Idalou's Bailey Conklin during their game on Tuesday. 33 Idalou's Sydney Craig shoots over Roosevelt's Savannah Shultz during their game Tuesday in Idalou.

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  11. Idalou routs Roosevelt 56-19, to play for district title FridayRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    "We started executing a little bit better," Idalou coach Tyler Helms said. "We have a little bit of depth and ours size started to give us some offensive rebound opportunities, some second chance opportunities, and we were able to get out on the break."

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  12. Three stories from this weekRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After a meeting between student leaders of Slaton High School and Idalou High School on Jan. 25, the two groups met Monday afternoon to hold a joint news conference in Slaton. http://bit.ly/1z2uLWm Lubbock drone and model airplane enthusiasts talked features, tips and regulations after a drone crashed on the White House lawn.

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  13. Hats Off: Buddy Holly is honored here with a rememberance at centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock residents enjoyed following Buddy Holly's success on record charts and television appearances such as the Ed Sullivan Show during his rise to fame in the 1950s. His success ended tragically on Feb. 3, 1959, when Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson and a pilot were killed in an airplane crash.

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  14. Slaton girls top Brownfield, remain tied for first in districtRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In a season where many Lubbock area basketball districts lack parity, 3-3A on the girls side is a strong contradiction: each of its six teams - Brownfield, Denver City, Idalou, Roosevelt, Post and Slaton - has won and lost at least one game. While 3-3A is not the area's best district, it could certainly end up being the most hotly contested in relation to itself: its top ranked team, Idalou lost to Denver City, which hasn't won another game.

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  15. Quick Opinion: Federal budget has lowest deficit of Obama's tenure in officeRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A dispute about a "USA" chant at a basketball game hurt both the Idalou and Slaton communities. Students of the two schools came together to heal wounds, mend fences and move forward together.

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  16. LaRue: Hometown chili just in time for Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Kylito's Salsa gets the coveted first mention in the Food Made Fresh "Hometown" edition. Its "homemade" taste lends itself perfectly in helping to create a fabulous, fresh tasting recipe right in your own kitchen.

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  17. Slaton, Idalou students to join in USA chant after racism concern at gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After a meeting between student leaders of Slaton High School and Idalou High School on Sunday night, the two groups met Monday afternoon to hold a joint news conference in Slaton. "Although we are fierce competitors, we are joined together by our patriotism and love for America.

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  18. 3 big stories from the week in LubbockRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Mr. Aquarium was one of several stores that had to clean up broken glass and other damage last week after widespread vandalism overnight into Saturday morning, Jan. 17. http://bit.ly/1zHbNHw It wasn't as much snow as expected, but the frosty covering was enough to be a factor in dozens of traffic accidents in Lubbock on Wednesday night and Thursday. http://bit.ly/1zHbNHw Chants of "USA! USA! USA!" by members of the Idalou student section after a girls basketball game at Slaton on Tuesday have been perceived as racist.

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  19. USA chants after game perceived as racist, prompt talks between Slaton, Idalou adminsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Chants of "USA! USA! USA!" by members of the Idalou student section after a girls basketball game at Slaton on Tuesday have been perceived as racist. A similar event in San Antonio received attention because the chant was used from a primarily white team toward a team with minority players.

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  20. USA chants after game perceived as racist, prompt talks between Slaton, Idalou adminsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Chants of 'USA! USA! USA!' by members of the Idalou student section after a girls basketball game at Slaton Tuesday have been perceived as racist. A similar event in San Antonio received attention because the chant was used from a primarily white team towards a team with minority players.

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