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  Crosbyton, Texas -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Crosbyton is a city located in (Click link for more info and facts about Crosby County, Texas) Crosby County, Texas.
Crosbyton is located at 33°39'24" North, 101°14'20" West (33.656733, -101.238811).
Out of the total population, 36.9% of those under the age of 18 and 25.9% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/cr/crosbyton,_texas.htm   (472 words)

  
 Crosbyton Chamber of Commerce - History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Crosbyton, county seat of Crosby County, is on U.S. Highway 82 on the Llano Estacado
The Crosbyton-Southplains Railroad was chartered on April 6, 1910, to build from a point in Dickens County to Lubbock, with a branch from Crosbyton to Plainview, for a total....
A Texas historical marker on State Highway 207 twenty-five miles east of Lubbock is all that remains to mark the site of Emma, the once thriving county seat of Crosby County....
www.crosbyton-tx.com /History.htm   (336 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: CROSBYTON, TX
Crosbyton's first hospital opened in August 1947, and the Crosbyton Municipal Airport was dedicated in 1975.
Crosbyton, a marketing center for hogs, wheat, and grain sorghum, was also at one time the home of the world's largest cotton gin.
In 1990 the population of Crosbyton was 2,026.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/CC/hjc20.html   (646 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: BASSETT, JULIAN MARCUS
Julian Marcus Bassett, rancher, land promoter, and principal founder of Crosbyton, Texas, was born in New York City on December 4, 1874, to R. and Fannie Louisa Bassett.
He was president of the First National Bank of Crosbyton and of the Crosbyton Telephone Company, and he owned the Bassett Land Company.
Crosbyton, the most successful of the towns, reached a population of 1,200 by 1917.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/BB/fbacv.html   (407 words)

  
 WX5TVS Storm Chaser   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
As we moved to the south of Crosbyton, the updraft area continued to move SE and to the SW of Crosbyton, bringing the precip/hail core directly over the city.
We continued to stay south of Crosbyton as the heavy hail/precip core dumped tons of hail around Crosbyton.
We had a limited window of opportunity here, as there was a precip core approaching Crosbyton again from the NW, and a new storm to the west already showing this wall cloud on it.
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 History of Crosby County, Texas
The big impact of barbed wire in Texas was not really felt until the middle '80's, but from then on, open rangeland began to shrink.
They gained enough population to vote Crosbyton the county seat and sell 40 miles of railroad to Santa Fe in time to meet their maturing obligations.
Crosbyton merchants, however, broke tradition once when they sponsored "Big Monday." Prizes, such as chicken coops, were awarded the family who brought the most people to town.
www.rootsweb.com /~txcrosby/history.htm   (2176 words)

  
 Crosbyton Chamber of Commerce   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Crosbyton, county seat of Crosby County, is on U.S. Highway 82 on the Llano Estacado a few miles west of Blanco Canyon and thirty-six miles east of Lubbock.
Buffalo by the millions once roamed this magical land of brilliantly-colored canyons, framed by majestical escarpments rising to meet the white caprock of the table top-flat Llano Estacado.
Through the efforts of local citizens and a grant from the Texas Department of Transportation, the Lamar/Lowrie Building, after renovations to its 1930's grandeur, will open its door as Crosbyton's memorial to our Prairie Lady predecessors.
www.crosbyton-tx.com   (413 words)

  
 Crosbyton, Texas (TX) Relocation - Houses & Apartments - Schools, Jobs, Weather - For Sale & Rentals
This is the real estate and relocation resource that allows you to view homes for sale, search apartment rentals, get free moving quotes, find a job or obtain a low-interest mortgage home loan.
Population for Crosbyton, TX (2000): 1,874 comprising 866 (46.2%) males and 1,008 (53.8%) females.
Your one-stop resource for Crosbyton and Texas city guides, real estate for sale, apartments for rent, home loans, school reports, movers, roommates, jobs and other moving needs.
www.relo-guide.com /tx/Crosbyton_tx.html   (150 words)

  
 Crosbyton, TX - Texas Funeral Homes - FSN Funeral Homes - United States and Canada Funeral Home Directory - ...
This Crosbyton Texas Funeral Homes web page is provided courtesy of the advertising sponsorship of the funeral homes listed, along with thousands of other funeral homes.
If you do business with a Crosbyton, TX - Texas funeral home who is not listed in our funeral home directory, please help us by providing the Crosbyton, TX - Texas funeral home's information on the suggest a funeral home form.
One common way to show support for those grieving is by sending flowers to the funeral home as a memorial of the deceased or even to send flower arrangements or plants to the home of the deceased, their relatives or family members.
www.fsnfuneralhomes.com /United_States/Texas/Crosbyton   (391 words)

  
 Artcom Museum Tour: Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum, Crosbyton TX
Taylor, himself, is a fascinating, unforgettable man. Crosbyton is his hometown.
Crosbyton, TX is 35 miles east of Lubbock, TX on Highway 82.
Crosbyton is the gateway to the Llano Estacado (Staked Plains), some of the most productive land in the world (when it rains!).
www.artcom.com /Museums/newones/79322.htm   (548 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - Texas Music Pioneers (N-Z) / Texas Music History Tour   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Texas' music-related museums, libraries, archives and halls of fame frequently have public exhibits devoted to music history.
Benny is one of the inventors of Texas style fiddling and is a musician of such power and scope that he is often compared to Charlie Parker for jazz or Isaac Stern for classical music.
It is estimated that she lived in the Dallas/East Texas area and recorded in Memphis and Dallas between 1928-1929.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/tour/pioneers2.htm   (10205 words)

  
 Crosby County, Texas (TX) @USA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Crosby County is a county located in the state of Texas.
Texas Cooperative Wildlife Collection list of species found in the county.
Texas : Localities : C : Crosbyton Texas : Localities : L : Lorenzo Texas : Metro Areas : Lubbock Texas : Localities : R : Ralls
www.at-usa.com /Texas/Counties/Crosby   (192 words)

  
 University Archive Collections "C"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The CCL is responsible for arranging cultural and social events to enrich the lives of Texas Tech students, faculty and the general public.
The Center was created in the mid-1970s to assist Texas Tech faculty in the development of energy projects and in expediting proposal preparation.
Her husband was Robert M. Parker, who graduated with a masters in Mathematics from Texas Tech in 1933.
www.swco.ttu.edu /University_Archive/uaguidec.html   (1755 words)

  
 Crosbyton, Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
As early as 1901 Julian Bassett, general manager and part owner of the C. Livestock company, marked an "X" on the ground with the heel of his boot near the center of a 90,000 acre range land that grazed over 6,000 head of cattle and said "This will be Crosbyton".
The location was near the West Texas Caprock in Crosby County.
Two water wells, a large storage tank and drinking tubs furnished water and a 1,000 acre farm furnished feed and housed ranch supplies.
www.rootsweb.com /~txcrosby/crosbyton.htm   (102 words)

  
 Crosbyton Cemetery, Crosby County, Texas
In 1909 when James Boggs, one of the -N- cowboys became ill and was thought to be "dying", Julian Bassett had the Crosbyton cemetery laid off.
The first person buried at the Crosbyton cemetery was Willie Oliver, eighteen month old daughter of Mrs.
She was buried on the north side where a small wooden fence enclosed the grave.
www.rootsweb.com /~txcrosby/crosbyton/cemetery.htm   (150 words)

  
 MyWestTexas.com - Local News - 10/06/2004 - Appraisal district's chief appraiser dies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Stegall was born Dec. 2, 1948 in Crosbyton, Texas to Beatrice and William Stegall.
He graduated from Crosbyton High School in 1967 and West Texas State University in 1971.
Stegall's survivors include daugthers Rhonda Stegall of Midland and Heather Edington and husband Rob of Allen; mother, Bea Stegall of Crosbyton; brother, Darrell Stegall and wife Tammy of Lubbock; sister Donna Vincent of Jacksonville, Florida.
www.mywesttexas.com /site/news.cfm?newsid=13078041&BRD=2288&PAG=461&dept_id=475626&rfi=6   (574 words)

  
 Lubbock Texas Agriculture - Farming And Ranching
This directory is a service of the Texas Agricultural Irrigation Association, a non-profit organization.
The principle objective of the T.A.I.A. is to enhance agricultural irrigation in Texas and surrounding states.
The Texas Corn Producers Board is committed to increasing the producer's profitability through education, promotion, research and marketing.
www.lubbockhospitality.net /agriculture   (785 words)

  
 Crosbyton Texas Information
Regardless of where you are at, be sure to stop by our Auto Buying Guide to request free price quotes from a new car dealer in the Crosbyton, Texas area on the makes and models of cars that interest you the most.
Our Free Classifieds for the State of Texas offer items such as used horse trailers, cars, trucks, motorcycles, outboard motors, books, horses, dogs, real estate listings including homes, businesses, and land, apartments for rent, boats and many other items that are for sale by owner.
Our History, Trivia and Facts Pages are populated with interesting, useless and random facts pertaining to Crosbyton, Texas history, American history, family history and the history of names.
www.hometownusa.com /tx/Crosbyton.html   (859 words)

  
 Crosbyton Middle School in Crosbyton, Texas/TX - School Tree
Crosbyton Middle School is classified as a "Middle School".
Crosbyton Middle School was operational at the time of the last report and is currently operational.
Crosbyton Middle School IS NOT a Charter school.
schooltree.org /480000101147.html   (131 words)

  
 Lee Hight Finch, Crosbyton, Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Former Crosbyton Mayor L.H. Finch died at 2:30 p.m.
Finch served on the Crosbyton School Board from 1948 until 1951 and was president of the Crosbyton Chamber of Commerce in 1953.
Dawson of Hereford, Mrs.S. Starrett of Crosbyton, Mrs.
www.rootsweb.com /~txcrosby/crosbyton/f/finch_lh.htm   (193 words)

  
 FLOWER DELIVERY Texas TX | Texas FTD Florist | Texas Flower Shop
Fresh flowers, bouquets, plants, balloons anywhere in TX Texas.
FLAG: At the hoist is a vertical bar of blue with a single white five-pointed star; two horizontal bars of white and red cover the remainder of the flag.
OFFICIAL SEAL: A five-pointed star encircled by olive and live oak branches, with the words "The State of Texas" surrounding.
www.wesleyberryflowers.com /flowers_TX_texas.html   (345 words)

  
 May 2000
Elder Rodgers of San Antonio, TX is the former pastor of Crosbyton Primitive Baptist Church.
Elder Taylor is pastor of the Crosbyton Church.
Brother Joe Taylor, member of the Crosbyton Primitive Baptist Church, Crosbyton, Texas, has recently released a book "Fossils Facts and Fantasies" based on his lifelong research of fossils and his extensive collection of fossils, now based in the Mt. Blanco Fossil Museum in Crosbyton.
www.banneroflove.net /issues/2000s/2000/2000-05_issue.htm   (5701 words)

  
 Crosbyton Solar Power Project: An Inventory of Its Records, 1974-1986 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special ...
The Texas town of Crosbyton was the chosen site for the Solar Power Project conducted through Texas Tech's Electrical Engineering department.
The project was the result of efforts begun in 1974 to find an alternative energy source to slow rapidly rising local utility rates.
O'Hair, the donor of the materials, was a professor of electrical engineering and was active in the Project.
www.lib.utexas.edu /taro/ttuua/00123/tua-00123.html   (306 words)

  
 Crosbyton, TX, Texas BANKRUPTCY lawyers, attorneys, and law firms from Lawyers.com
Crosbyton, TX, Texas BANKRUPTCY lawyers, attorneys, and law firms from Lawyers.com
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 Crosbyton bed and breakfast & inns. Find the perfect Crosbyton B&B lodging on BedandBreakfast.com.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Hotel Garza Bed & Breakfast - Post, TX One of the "Great Stays of Texas" inns close to Lubbock in Post, a Texas Main Street City.
The Clawson House - Lubbock, TX The Clawson was originally The Clawson Ranch, built in 1948.
Also noted is the approximate distance from Crosbyton, Texas.
www.bedandbreakfast.com /crosbyton-texas.html   (177 words)

  
 Flower Delivery Crosbyton TX Texas |Order Crosbyton Flowers Online | Online Florist | Flower Shop
I'd like to think that I was making my daughter happy when I sent flowers to her on her first day at college, but I really suspected that she was embarrassed by her mother in front of her dorm-mates.
Crosbyton, TX Texas flower delivery is a service provided by Wesley Berry Flowers since 1946.
Crosbyton Hospital, Crosbyton, TX Crosbyton Memorial, Crosbyton, TX South Plains TX,
www.800wesleys.com /flowers.Crosbyton.TX.html   (1239 words)

  
 Texas Department of Agriculture - Media/Press, Informational Meeting to Be Held for Texas Yes! Matching Fund ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
CROSBYTON – The Texas Department of Agriculture will be hosting an informational meeting at 10 a.m.
Proposals will be evaluated competitively and limited to $15,000 in reimbursable match for the first year in support of promotional activities related to rural tourism.
The Crosbyton Chamber of Commerce is located at 114 West Aspen in Crosbyton.
www.agr.state.tx.us /media/press_releases/1103/com_112103a.htm   (341 words)

  
 Historic Crosbyton, Texas; Crosbyton, Texas.
Texas : Towns A-Z / Texas Panhandle :
Crosby County was organized in 1886 and named after the General Land Office commissioner Stephen Crosby.
Anyone wishing to share information, photos or memories of Crosbyton, Texas, please contact us.
www.texasescapes.com /TexasPanhandleTowns/CrosbytonTexas.htm   (190 words)

  
 Crosbyton Middle School - Crosbyton, Texas / TX - school information
Crosbyton Middle School - Crosbyton, Texas / TX - school information
In 2004-2005 Texas used the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 11.
Texas school information: Texas schools, Texas districts, Texas cities
www.greatschools.net /cgi-bin/tx/taks/3   (158 words)

  
 NBC 6 News - State Headlines
CROSBYTON, Texas (AP) - A Texas woman is accused of robbing her bank as her pre-school-age son waited in her car.
Investigators say the woman's account at the bank was overdrawn several times last year and she'd been rejected for a loan.
Someone wearing a ski mask and flashing a gun walked into Security Bank in Crosbyton on November 30th and fled with more than $30,000.
www.kcentv.com /news/c-article.php?cid=2&nid=1211   (130 words)

  
 Recommended Last Planting Date for Grain Sorghum
For most dryland sorghum production in the Texas Low Rolling Plains, when soil profile moisture is adequate (>4" of available soil moisture), a good target is 30,000-35,000 seeds/A. If soil moisture is low (2-4"), a seed drop of 25,000-30,000/A is advised.
This publication is made possible through Sorghum PROFIT, an initiative of the State of Texas as developed by the Texas Grain Sorghum Association in conjunction with the Texas A&M University Agriculture Program and Texas Tech University.
Educational programs conducted by the Texas Cooperative Extension are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age or national origin.
sanangelo.tamu.edu /agronomy/sorghum/gsplant.htm   (1440 words)

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