Publication: Lubbock Online

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Our View: The indictment against Perry a nuisance born of opportunity

Did Gov. Rick Perry abuse the power of his office and commit the crimes for which he was indicted?That’s for a judge and jury to decide. Our expectation is nothing will come of the two-count indictment, nor should it.It’s politics in Texas, which can ... [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Letter: Obama is wrong about violence

I was just listening to President Obama’s comments on the Ferguson, Mo., tragedy, where a black man was shot by a white police officer. He was very heavy-handed in his criticism of the Ferguson police, but said almost nothing to scold the people who used ... [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Southland soars into new season

The Avalanche-Journal is counting down the Top 10 six-man football teams on the South Plains.The list so far:10. Petersburg9. Loop8. SouthlandComing Saturday: No. 7 RopesFor more on these and all other area teams, look for the A-J’s annual special section, ... [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Craig Hamilton
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Other Views: Is this our biggest challenge?

Is this our biggest challenge?Great leadership isn’t necessarily about intelligence, expertise or background. It’s more about wisdom and judgment. Based on this, Americans should be very concerned about Secretary of State John Kerry.As the world melts ... [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Quick Opinion: Job loss is troubling

Every loss of jobs on the South Plains is troubling. The layoff of 69 workers at the American Cotton Growers Textile Plant in Littlefield means the plant, which once employed about 600 people, will be down to 320 employees. It reminds of the need for ... [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Layoffs, Cotton, Workers
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Wrecked truck closes eastbound road that leads to Spur 327 near Milwaukee Avenue

A truck that ended up on its right side closed down the eastbound road that leads to Spur 327 Thursday night, where the Spur crosses Milwaukee Avenue. Officials told A-J Media there were no injuries. ... [Published Lubbock Online - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Milwaukee
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 3 reports

GOP reps pick Lubbock attorney Burrows as House 83 candidate

AUSTIN – Texas House District 83 has a new Republican candidate in the Nov. 4 general election.GOP officials from the seven counties the district represents on Thursday chose Lubbock attorney Dustin Burrows as the party’s replacement for Rep. Charles ... [Published Lubbock Online - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

2 in 3 Texas counties have received free military equipment (Leaks blog)

Two out of three Texas counties have received free military equipment through a Department of Defense surplus program, a review of federal data shows.Of those agencies, about a fourth received $500,000 or more in free equipment. And, roughly 15 percent ... [Published Lubbock Online - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Prosecutor wants longer sentence for Tahoka man whose drunken-driving crash took child's leg

Man gets probation for DWI accidentTAHOKA — Eleven-year-old Nicolas Mata Jr. only wanted one outcome from the trial of the man whose drunken-driving crash took his left leg last summer.Before Sammy Carl Williams was sentenced to 10 years’ probation Wednesday ... [Published Lubbock Online - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Updated: 2 people killed in 3-vehicle crash in Floyd County identified

The two people killed in a three-vehicle crash Tuesday evening in Floyd County have been identified.The deadly crash happened shortly before 8 p.m. on State Highway 207, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety dispatch office in Lubbock.DPS ... [Published Lubbock Online - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Two indicted by Lubbock County grand jury for aggravated assault of a public servant

Two men accused of assaulting Lubbock police officers in unrelated cases were indicted Tuesday by a Lubbock County grand jury.Joseph Conorino, 46, and Epemenio Guzman, 22, are charged with first-degree felony counts of aggravated assault on a public ... [Published Lubbock Online - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Is indictment good or bad for Gov. Perry? Analysts weigh in on possible political ramifications

AUSTIN – Like any Texan facing a felony indictment, Gov. Rick Perry arrived at the Travis County courthouse Tuesday to be fingerprinted and have his mugshot taken.“I am going to enter this courthouse with my head held high knowing that the actions that ... [Published Lubbock Online - Aug 20 2014]

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Other Views: Is this our biggest challenge? [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Southland soars into new season [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Our View: The indictment against Perry a nuisan... [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Quick Opinion: Job loss is troubling [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Letter: Obama is wrong about violence [Published Lubbock Online - 7 hours ago]
Shaver's 'Long in the Tooth' rivals songs on 'H... [Published Lubbock Online - 8 hours ago]
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