Richard Dickerson, 61, of Lubbock was indicted last week for indecency with a child. Up until just recently Dickerson was listed as an Associate Professor of environmental toxicology at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
The International Cultural Center (ICC) of Texas Tech University welcomes Vijay Gupta as he presents “Why Music Education Is Essential.”
The City of Lubbock’s Electric Utility Board on Tuesday will consider its policy on the handling of confidential information.
Through the Texas Tech String Project, underprivileged Lubbock Independent School District (LISD) students learn to play string instruments at a reduced cost. Instructors are music and education majors at Texas Tech.
According to the Plainview Daily Herald, sugarcane aphids have been found in Floyd County, which is bad news for local farmers.
Xcel Energy’s subsidiary, Southwestern Public Service Company, announced last week it is seeking up to 200 megawatts of solar power for the region.
Numbers released last week by the Texas Comptroller’s office showed Lubbock had a 10.24 percent increase in sales tax allocation for August as compared to the same time last year.
Texas Tech University has the 17th best master’s degree program in the nation according to a website called masters-in-accounting.org.
The City of Lubbock Health Department will hold vaccination clinics for both adults and children at the following locations during the week of September 15, 2014:
The ceremony will be held at the USDA Facility on the Northwest corner of Fourth Street and Texas Tech Parkway from 9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Texas Tech will be implementing changes for ADA parking beginning with Saturday's game against Arkansas and those changes will be effective for the remainder of the 2014 season.
Grab a blanket, pack up the kids and watch a movie out under the stars at Maxey Park one last time in 2014!
The second annual Texas South Plains Honor Flight golf tournament will be held Sept. 15 at the Rawls Golf Course on the Texas Tech University campus.
The Festival welcomes all artists to be a part of this year's event as they display and sell their work, which can include a variety of different media.
Saturday, September 13, 2014 is the 6th Pioneer Day event in Paducah Texas sponsored by the Cottle County Leadership Forum (CCLF).
Find your team's score here.
Online records from the Lubbock County Detention Center and Lubbock County court system showed Martin “Nicholas” Coppola, 50, was charged Tuesday evening with evading arrest by motor vehicle and unlawful carrying of a weapon.
The Coronado High School Varsity Football Team is supporting one of their mentors, Pastor Jon Randles, during his battle with pancreatic cancer. They created stickers with Randles initials to wear on their football helmets, to remind Randle that he is not alone in his fight.
KAMC's Allison Morrison brings you today's top health and medical stories.
The boil water notice for Synder has been lifted. Testing results indicate that the water no longer requires boiling as of September 12, 2014.
Friday evening’s Movie Night at Maxey Park has been canceled and rescheduled due to inclement weather. Movie night has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 13 at 8:15 p.m
The Dept. of Labor has announced a $953,415 National Emergency Grant incremental award so that approximately 405 workers affected by the closure of the Cargill plant in Plainview can continue receiving re-employment services.
The suspect fraudulently used a credit card at two Walmart stores and a 7-Eleven convenience store in Lubbock back on 8/2/14.
Texas Tech will be implementing new changes for ADA parking beginning with Saturday's game against Arkansas and those changes will be effective for the remainder of the 2014 season.
Lubbock Police were called to the report of a robbery at Broadway Beverage, 1700 East Broadway Street Thursday evening. UPDATE
Former riders of the beloved tradition return to campus for a pre-game recognition on Saturday.
Beginning Friday, September 12, the City of Lubbock with Utility Contractors of America, Inc. will begin construction of a large diameter sanitary sewer main at two locations in East Lubbock.
The 44th Annual Fall Arts & Crafts Festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
The Texas Peanut Producers Board donates 10,000 jars of peanut butter to the South Plains Food Bank
Saturday, September 13, 2014 is the 6th Pioneer Day event in Paducah Texas sponsored by the Cottle County Leadership Forum (CCLF).
Texas Tech will host a plaque dedication ceremony celebrating the service of former university president, Jon Whitmore and his wife, Jennifer.
Grab the umbrella! On and off rain showers are expected for most of the day with afternoon temperatures down to the upper 50s. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more details on today's soggy & unseasonably cool forecast.
Late Thursday, the Lubbock City Council voted to approve the base rate increase for LP&L.
Two-star General Walter Huffman watched the Pentagon engulfed in flames from the tenth floor of the Department of Veterans Affairs knowing he was supposed to be in the very section of the building that was attacked.
Superintendent Jim Knight said the school wants to celebrate the time they had with Ava Lucia McWhirter.
University Medical Center EMS provides safety tips for driving during floods and thunderstorm like conditions.
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has required our public water system, The City of Snyder, PWS ID 2080001, to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption.
This week's game day shirt celebrates the black out game, cotton appreciation game and the only match up against the SEC this season.
The Lubbock Police Department has released dash cam video of a vehicle pursuit that occurred Monday afternoon involving a Texas Tech HSC employee.
The Texas Department of Public safety said a pregnant woman improved overnight after suffering injuries in a crash Wednesday at 9:30 pm south of Lubbock.
Emergency crews responded to a five vehicle accident in western Lubbock County Thursday morning. UPDATED
Lex Dooley with Texas Tech Physicians: Pediatrics sits down with KAMC's Allison Morrison to discuss the "Back To School Plague" in today's All About The Kids Thursday.
The annual celebration is October 14 at the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center.
Join the celebration for this year’s 27th Annual Mexican Independence Day Celebration on the Llano Estacado from Thursday, September 11 to Sunday, September 14 in Lubbock
Beginning Friday, September 12, the City of Lubbock with Utility Contractors of America, Inc. will begin construction of a large diameter sanitary sewer main at 38th Street and MLK Blvd. and head east along 38th Street to Southeast Drive.
The campus ceremony will pay tribute to those who lost their lives. It is scheduled from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 pm. at the Student Union Ballroom. UPDATED FOR CHANGE OF LOCATION
The Lubbock Police Department says a pedestrian was transported to the hospital Thursday morning after being struck by a car.
Missed out on this morning's showers? We've got more on the way tonight. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details on our soggy finish to the work week.
Craig Wilke with the Wilson Volunteer Fire Department joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming fundraiser.
Laura Lappe joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the 2014 Shallowater Stampede.
Abilene Police said Saturday that an investigation by their officers and Texas Rangers continued after an officer-involved shooting.
New Mexico State Police said released a statement Saturday concerning a deadly crash the night before on New Mexico State Road 2 near Hagerman.
NFL star Adrian Peterson turned himself in to authorities early Saturday in east Texas.
An Amarillo woman was killed in a traffic accident Friday morning in Potter County just south of Fritch.
The Texas A&M Forest Service (TFS) expects to release more than $43 million in remaining appropriated fire suppression funds back to the State of Texas this fall.
The Texas Legislature has requested that the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) provide a publicly releasable summary of border incidents and a data report related to historical trends of crime along the Texas-Mexico border as well as current criminal activity in the Operation Strong Safety (OSS) area of operation.
The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man after an early morning crash on Friday. The man is suspected of DWI.
A Wichita Falls man is behind bars after police say he assaulted his ex-wife and tried to run her over with his vehicle.
The Odessa Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred Thursday afternoon at the Commerical State Bank.
A 54 year old man, who was shot by police after committing an aggravated assault, remains hospitalized this evening in critical condition.
The U.S. Senator walked off stage in the middle of a speech
Volunteers help an Oklahoma family
Texarkana College was evacuated Thursday morning after reports of a bomb threat.
New Mexico State Police will be conducting Sobriety Checkpoints in the Chaves, Eddy, and Lea County areas during the month of September 2014.
The Tucumcari Fire Department and the New Mexico State Fire Marshal’s Office are investigating three suspicious fires in Tucumcari.
The Energy Tower team, helmed by Energy Related Properties, has cancelled its purchase and sale agreement to the City of Midland for the old Midland County Courthouse property.
The Wichita Falls Police Department is reviewing surveillance video from a local gas station trying to figure out the identity of a man they say robbed that store Wednesday.
Billy Joe Villa, 43 of Dallas, Texas, was arrested on Wednesday for two felony warrants and was also charged with Burglary of a Habitation which is a 2nd Degree felony.
Four people were attacked and one was hospitalized after a bee attack in San Angelo Wednesday morning, according to San Angelo Police.
A man convicted of gunning down his former common-law wife and her brother more than two decades ago in Houston was put to death by lethal injection Wednesday evening.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Tuesday on US 87, yielding Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) oil, THC wax and THC edibles valued at over $7,400.
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said today that state sales tax revenue in August was $2.57 billion, up 7.5 percent compared to August 2013.
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has notified the U.S. Department of Education that the Texas Education Agency (TEA) will submit an application for a federal preschool expansion grant.
The Texas Department of Agriculture announced today it will receive $317,600 in federal funding to help growers and handlers of organic agricultural products defray the costs of obtaining organic certification
The Amarillo Police Department reports a woman was killed after being struck by two vehicles in the 2400 block of Interstate 40 East early Wednesday morning.
A former exotic dancer has filed a lawsuit against Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, accusing him of sexual assault.
The 23-year-old driver was traveling on South Clack when he lost control and crashed into the Betty Hardwick Center pole, according to police.
A bat captured last Friday in Big Spring has tested positive for rabies, according to the Big Spring Police Department.
Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday Congress should "use all means necessary" to prevent President Barack Obama from granting what Cruz considers amnesty to more immigrants who are in the country illegally.
Three arrested in south Texas
A Midland man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for shooting at a teenager trying to retrieve a Frisbee from the his back yard.
Residents of Canyon will head to the polls in November to vote on the sales of alcoholic beverages. However, a local church is calling out those who signed the alcohol sale petition as “hypocrites.”
The Amarillo Police Department is investigating several reports of tailgates being stolen off of pick-up trucks.
A Hobbs man has been found guilty of beading a woman he was holding against her will.
A wanted man led Wichita Falls police on a brief chase before crashing the car he was driving downtown on Monday.
Three people were sent to the hospital following a two-vehicle accident in Jones County Tuesday morning near Hawley.
A church youth leader faces six counts of sexual assault charges after a teenage victim reports being sexually assaulted once a week for two-and-a-half years, police say.
More than 15 pounds of methamphetamine was stopped from entering Texas. Border patrol agents seized the drugs at the Presidio port of entry on Friday afternoon.
Angelo State University’s Master of Science degree in homeland security has been ranked one of the “25 Best Online Master’s in Homeland Security Degree Programs” in the U.S.
The United States Department of Defense will auction 20,000 pounds of tires from military vehicles used by Dyess Air Force Base.
Police arrested Jeffrey Brent Spruill and charged him with murder after a stabbing death Monday Morning in the Woodview Apartments in Odessa.
Sen. Ted Cruz accused President Obama of underestimating and misjudging the threat posed by ISIS, but said he should seek congressional approval before deciding whether to escalate the military campaign against the Islamic extremists.
Andrew Reynolds, 42, of Abilene was arrested Friday and taken to the Taylor County jail after allegations that he assaulted a woman and hit a police officer.
Conjoined twins born in Houston to undergo separation surgery
Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis, who made national headlines last year after her marathon filibuster against a bill that would have restricted women's access to abortions, made a "difficult decision" when she had an abortion in the 1990s, she told "Good Morning America's" Robin Roberts in an exclusive interview.
Firefighters was dispatched to Abilene High School Saturday afternoon after reports of a fire in the auditorium. UPDATE
Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis made a "difficult decision" when she had an abortion in the 1990s, she told "Good Morning America's" Robin Roberts in an exclusive interview.
The driver was taken into custody facing a list of charges including evading arrest, racing, and reckless driving.
One person had died and two others were injured after a major motor vehicle accident in Abilene Friday afternoon.
An elderly New Mexico man who was reported missing and endangered has been located according to New Mexico State Police.
A judge has found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, the South African term for unintentionally, but unlawfully, killing a person. It's akin to negligent killing.
The Great Dane from Michigan that held the title of world's tallest dog has died at age 5.
Yahoo said Thursday the government threatened to fine the company $250,000 a day if it did not comply with demands to go along with an expansion of U.S. surveillance by surrendering online information, a step the company regarded as unconstitutional.