Monday, February 8, 2016

West Garza Shot / Killed In Lubbock


Orestes “West” Garza, age 51, was killed on Sunday in Lubbock. He and his wife were leaving church when 55-year-old Pete Garcia allegedly gunned him down outside the St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church on Avenue X. Garza was a musician known by many folks in the Lubbock area. Garcia was booked into the Hockley County jail and charged with murder.

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Travis Braun From Taylor County Wins $1 Million Prize


Now here's some good news. A man with Texas roots in Taylor County was the winner of a $1 million prize yesterday after Doritos selected a video he produced to run in the Super Bowl. The ad was the one where little dogs ran across a field dressed in bun consumes. Congratulations also to Jacob Chase who was the writer and director of this funny commercial.

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Cement Truck / 18-Wheeler Crash In Denton


There was a terrible traffic accident this morning on Interstate 35 East (I-35E) in Denton. Police there have not reported any injuries at this time. However, as you can see from the picture above. The wreck involved two large vehicles (a cement vehicle and big rig truck). Traffic on the southbound service road has been stopped and there is no indication at this time when it will reopen.

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