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Eubanks fund new hospital chapel - My Plainview
After almost 65 years of marriage, Doug and Alice Eubanks can often anticipate what the other is about to say. You could say they’re on the same wave link. That can partially explain why Doug wasn’t at all surprised by his bride’s unusual suggestion ...
Plainview home to National Roller Coaster Museum - My Plainview
Tucked away on the northeast corner of Plainview is perhaps one of the community’s best kept secrets –the National Roller Coaster Museum. On the grounds of Larson International, which makes the Giant Loop and other amusement rides, the Roller Coaster ...
Death of glider pilot trainee mars American Heroes Day in 1942 - My Plainview
Clent Breedlove started training glider pilots at Finney Field on June 1, 1942, under a contract with the U.S. Army Air Forces (USAAF). Hundreds of pilots, ground crews and employees worked, trained, and lived there during the war. Originally, the student ...
King announces campaign for mayor - My Plainview
Alan King today announces his candidacy for mayor of Plainview. He will be running in the May 2016 municipal election. King the first candidate to announce their intentions for the race. The incumbent, Wendell Dunlap, has not announced whether he will run ...
Eubanks and chaplains - My Plainview
Doug and Alice Eubanks of Plainview are joined by Covenant Health Plainview chaplains in announcing the couple’s gift of $100,000 toward the construction of a new chapel as part of the hospital’s $40 million building project. The new chapel, which will ...
Baker leads Whirlwinds to opening-game win - My Plainview
Quarterback Kyi Baker threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead Floydada to a 33-0 victory over Slaton in a lightning-delayed contest to open the season in Floydada Friday night. The Whirlwinds drew first blood with a touchdown to go ...
Lightning aside, Raiders overcome Bulldogs - My Plainview
The rain fell and the dark night sky hosted a natural light show. It wasn’t quite ark-building weather, but it was enough to delay Plainview’s opening football game of the season against Randall for more than two hours Friday night. In a game that was ...
Blazing Baker - My Plainview
Floydada's Kyi Baker runs for yardage during practice earlier this month. The senior quarterback threw for two touchdowns and ran for another in a 33-0 victory over Slaton in the Whirlwinds' season opener Friday night.
Owls strike quicker than lightning in victory - My Plainview
Following a two and a half hour rain delay, the Hale Center Owls were chomping at the bit to begin their first game of the season at home against Smyer Friday night. And they wasted no time once the lightning strikes were over and the game had begun.
Plainview man charged with receiving child porn - My Plainview
This past Friday, Ricardo “Richard” Mora, Jr., 31, was officially charged with the crime of receiving child pornography according to court records. The charge followed the completion of a forensic analysis of the Plainview man’s computer on Tuesday.
PISD Security - My Plainview
Jan Seago/Plainview ISD Coronado Middle School secretary Monica Rodriguez checks the ID card of campus visitor Mike Williams. The district is using a new electronic security system that will enhance security to schools by clearing all visitors prior to ...
This and That - My Plainview
Forms for Spring Concurrent classes at Wayland Baptist University are now available at PHS and PCA. Students may also come by the Wayland Admissions Office to pick one up or access one online. Forms must be submitted to the Admissions Office by Oct. 30 for ...
Richard Fountain - My Plainview
Jonathan Petty/Wayland Baptist University Dr. Richard Fountain, associate professor of collaborative piano at Wayland Baptist University, will perform in a faculty recital in preparation for his upcoming performance dates where he will be the featured ...
Richard Fountain to perform faculty recital - My Plainview
Wayland Baptist University Associate Professor of Collaborative Piano Dr. Richard Fountain will perform a faculty recital at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, in Harral Memorial Auditorium on the Wayland campus. The Wayland Friends of Music will host a pre-concert ...
Plane Talk - My Plainview
Attention Pilots: Circle Sept. 12 on your calendars! The 24th Annual Lubbock Fly-In Breakfast will be held on that Saturday from 8-10 a.m. on the west side at Hub City Aviation. If you are based here at Plainview, we need you to fly to Lubbock for a free ...