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

    Friday Feb 20 | 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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  3. 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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  4. Idalou routs Roosevelt 56-19, to play for district title FridayRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Hardwick, Monterey divulge successes to Lubbock ISD trusteesRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    That's the question that the Lubbock Independent School District Board of Trustees had for Hardwick Principal Melissa Portwood at the board meeting Thursday morning. Hardwick's test scores are above the state average in all areas but science, where they are about the same.

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  15. Targeted campus improvement plan on Lubbock ISD board agendaRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Approval of the targeted improvement plan for campuses required to improve by the state is on the agenda for the Board of Trustees of the Lubbock Independent School District on Thursday at 7 a.m. The completion of campus improvement plans is a process undertaken each school year at the campus level in LISD, according to information that will be presented to the trustees at the meeting. But due to six schools' statuses as State Improvement Required campuses, they are also required to submit the report to the Texas Education Agency after approval by the trustees.

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  16. From the A-J's Pages: Automobiles banged against each other, backed off and whanged into anotherRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Kent Hance's campaign mailer warning voters about the prospects of a state income tax inadvertently raised $1 for the state of Texas.

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  17. Letter: Godeke location is inconvenientRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    As a resident of Slaton who occasionally uses the Lubbock Public library branches, I have kept quiet about the decision to move the Goedeke library branch because I figured it was mostly a city issue. But it seems to me moving the South Lubbock branch to West Lubbock has inconvenienced more people than it has helped.

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  18. Ransom Canyon Home Tour scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The 30th annual Ransom Canyon Christmas Home Tour benefitting the Ransom Canyon Memorial Chapel has been scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday. Tickets purchased in advance are $12.50 each or five for $50.

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  19. Holiday Calendar: For the month of DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    There are seven houses to tour. 535-9323. Santa Land - 6-10 p.m. Mackenzie Park, east of Avenue A on E. Broadway.

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  20. Ransom Canyon Home Tour scheduledRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The 30th annual Ransom Canyon Christmas Home Tour benefitting the Ransom Canyon Memorial Chapel has been scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday. Tickets purchased in advance are $12.50 each or five for $50.

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