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  1. Slaton and Post ISD's bonds approved, Abernathy ousts board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A bond proposal that failed to meet voter approval last year yielded different results this time for Slaton ISD while Post's second bond in three years was approved. The proposition for a $14.4 million bond passed by a final vote of 508 to 317, according to unofficial election results.

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  2. Reminder: Saturday is election dayRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Slaton's school board is pursuing a $14.4 million bond issue, the proposition states, for the construction, renovation, acquisition and equipment of school buildings, the purchase of necessary sites for school buildings and the purchase of school buses, according to the district's website.

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  3. One person taken to Convenant after crash near SlatonRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Two vehicles collided at US 84 and FM 1585 near Slaton this morning around 4:45 a.m., the Texas Department of Public Safety confirmed.

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  4. What's on the ballots in Lubbock County on May 9Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Although the people in the city of Lubbock have no reason to hit the polls, residents in a few surrounding towns and school districts inside Lubbock County do. Slaton's school board is pursuing a $14.4 million bond election, the proposition states, for the construction, renovation, acquisition and equipment of school buildings, the purchase of necessary sites for school buildings and the purchase of school buses.

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  5. Tough but scenic Slaton race to honor local doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The West Texas Running Club's annual race in the late physician's honor is set for Saturday morning at his favorite running turf. "It's a fun race.

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  6. Redeemer Lutheran Church hit by flash floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Members of the Redeemer Lutheran Church estimate it will cost more than $15,000 just to get all of the flood water out of their building, and then they'll have more information on how much it will cost to repair their church, which the city named a historic landmark in 2012. The church is built up above street level, but church leaders said they have seen high water over the years.

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  7. Slaton man charged in connection with hit-and-run fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    An arrest has been made in the hit and run resulting in the death of Vance Lamar Hill, a 43-year-old Slaton resident. On Saturday, Slaton police arrested Dallas Leon Hill, 34, of Slaton, in connection with the April 25 crash in Slaton, according to a release from Slaton police Monday afternoon.

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  8. Hats Off: Regional prom was a fun time for Life Skills special studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    More than 100 students attended the third annual special education prom, which was hosted by The Frenship Independent School District. In addition to Frenship, Life Skills special education program students from Lubbock-Cooper, Roosevelt, Slaton, Southland and Wilson participated.

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  9. Monday's rainfall just in time for cotton planting seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Monday's rainstorms had good timing for those in the cotton producing industry, with the planting season kicking of in early May. "I'm sure the producers are ecstatic right now," said Mark Kelley, a cotton specialist with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. According to the National Weather Service in Lubbock, about 1/2 inches of rain was recorded by 10 p.m. at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport.

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  10. Rain chance continues after wet, record-cool day on South PlainsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock's high temperature was 54, breaking the record for the lowest high temperature - 56 degrees - for April 27 set in 1916, according to the National Weather Service in Lubbock.

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  11. Slaton police release additional details in weekend fatal hit-and-run, seek public helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Slaton police are seeking the public's help locating a driver who fatally struck a man early Sunday morning and then left the scene. Vance Lamar Hill, 43, was hit by a dark colored SUV while he was crossing South Ninth Street, police said during a news conference Monday morning in Slaton.

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  12. Slaton couple build Southwestern-themed house of strawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In fact, you might not even know its base product if not for a wall adornment next to the front door. The "truth window" contains a square-shaped piece of glass in place of the stucco that covers the rest of the walls and ceilings.

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  13. Frenship hosts special education promRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Frenship hosted the third annual special education regional prom on Friday. Life Skills special education programs from Slaton, Roosevelt, Southland, Wilson, Lubbock-Cooper and Frenship participated in the event.

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  14. The Coronado baseball team defeated Monterey 6-2 in a District 2-6A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Coronado's Colman Hendershot extends for a catch to tag out Monterey's Hunter Spaeth at first during their game on Friday in Lubbock. Coronado's Colman Hendershot passes the ball to Nico Garza to tag out a Monterey runner during their game on Friday in Lubbock.

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  15. Officials search for woman kidnapped in SlatonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock County officers responded to an altercation Thursday afternoon that had originally been reported to officials as a kidnapping at the Sonic restaurant in Slaton.

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  16. Tigers top PlainsmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Monterey's Jackson Slaton connects for a single against Frenship during their game on Tuesday in Lubbock. Monterey's Jackson Slaton throws to first for the out during their game on Tuesday in Lubbock.

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  17. Frenship downs Monterey 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Monterey's Jackson Slaton connects for a single against Frenship during their game on Tuesday in Lubbock. Frenship's Matthew Hernandez tags out Monterey's Jordan Knight during their game on Tuesday in Lubbock.

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  18. Callan Johnson, Shaylin Stephenson named Athletes of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Johnson went the distance at the mound striking out 15 and only giving up four hits in the Wildcats' 8-3 win over Slaton on Wednesday. Idalou defeated Post 10-0 on Friday and Johnson finished the week 2 for 6 with two RBIs, a double and a run.

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  19. United and Mrs. Baird's announce March Teachers on the Rise winnersRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The United Family and Mrs Baird's Bread announced Tammy Ingle of Littlefield Elementary in Littlefield, Debbie McWilliams of O.L. Slaton Middle School in Lubbock and Elizabeth McGinnins of Monterey High School in Lubbock as the three March Teachers on the Rise recipients. Three more South Plains teachers will be named Teachers on the Rise in April - the last round for the school year.

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  20. Frenship defeats Amarillo high behind CaseyRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Frenship defeated Amarillo High, 4-2, on Friday as Chandler Casey picked up the win for the Tigers going the distance while striking out seven. Jake Slayer hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the sixth inning giving Frenship the win.

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