A new synthetic drug, Cloud 9, is circulating the market, and it's effects are dangerous or possibly deadly. The Lubbock Board of Health is already taking precautions before Cloud 9 becomes a problem in the Hub City.
A carriage dispute between Suddenlink Communications and Viacom is forcing the removal of several popular cable channels from the lineup.
KAMC's Allison Morrison brings you today's top health and medical stories.
Officials said Tuesday a child from Odessa has been taken to a Lubbock hospital to be treated for Enterovirus.
The Symphonic Wind Ensemble of the Texas Tech University School of Music will perform the world premiere of "Cloud of Witnesses," a 9-minute piece from composer and electric guitarist D.J. Sparr.
More than 140 South Plains military veterans, guardians and staff will leave Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, on the third annual South Plains Honor Flight trip to Washington, D.C.
The new location of the Resale Center will be 1505 34th St. in between Interstate 27 and Ave. Q.
LISD and ECISD officials have investigating reports of a fight after the Coronado High School football game against the Permian Panthers Friday night in Ratliff Stadium.
The First Friday Art Trail works to promote art and outreach within the community of Lubbock by providing an opportunity to enjoy fine art and entertainment.
Christine Anderson, internationally renowned solo handbell artist from California, will be the clinician for a handbell festival at Second Baptist Church, 6109 Chicago Ave., Lubbock, Texas 79424 on Saturday, Oct. 4.
In effort to bring families together at the dinner table we are highlighting mothers and sons at this special event.
The Slaton Police Department is looking for a suspect in an attempted abduction that happened Monday night.
A Lubbock Police Officer, Mike Matsik, testified Tuesday against the woman accused of nearly killing him with a car.
Lubbock Fire Rescue responded to a house fire Tuesday in the 4500 block of 18th Street.
KAMC's Allison Morrison & Kristen Currie weed out the facts from the fibs in today's health news. Today's topics: antibiotics & childhood obesity, benefits vs. risks of opioids, and information on implanted medical devices.
A 28-year-old was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries following an accident early Tuesday morning.
Denver City Police are looking for 84-year-old Socorro Pagan.
As the dry-line shifts east, so do the storm chances. Today's forecast calls for a 20% chance of thunderstorms developing over the eastern South Plains & Rolling Plains -- a few of those storms likely to have the potential to turn severe. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
The Lubbock Fire Department and Hazmat crew members worked to contain a hydrochloric acid vapor leak inside a local chemical company. Hazmat officials say this incident was a minor one, but they're always prepared in case a major leak arises.
KAMC helps you save and make better use of that money in your pocket in this week's Money Monday.
Police have a suspect in custody for the murder of another man Saturday morning in Anton, Texas.
Medical Center Hospital will open clinics in Odessa and staff them with doctors from Lubbock. The hospital opened one such clinic on Monday.
KAMC's Allison Morrison brings you today's top health and medical stories.
Post Elementary School Principal Staci Marts said there was an excitement in the air as students came back to school a week after a fire burned down the elementary school.
The signature transmission project in Xcel Energy’s Power for the Plains grid improvement plan for Texas and New Mexico is now in service.
Lubbock Power & Light's General Counsel, Todd Kimbrough, announced his resignation to the Electric Utility Board Monday.
Heavy Rains for the last three weeks have caused flooding in the Hub City, and with the possibility of more rain in the future, EverythingLubbock.com looked into flood zones in Lubbock to find out how homoewners can protect themselves.
Several of Lubbock's leading businesses joined together Monday to support the only proposition on November 4th ballot, Proposition 1.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is scheduled to place concrete Monday on Milwaukee Avenue.
David McCalla was named as the Director of Electric Utilities.
Mike Adkins with Ector County I.S.D. said they district is working closely with Lubbock I.S.D. on their investigation.
Severe storms are possible late Monday night into Tuesday morning -- main threats include large hail, gusty winds & heavy rain (flooding). KAMC's Kristen Currie has more details on when & where we expect tonight's storms.
Lubbock ISD confirmed that school officials were investigating reports of a fight after the Coronado High School football game against the Permian Panthers Friday night in Ratliff Stadium.
One week after a fire burned Post Elementary School to the ground, students and teachers will head back to class, this time in the old high school building.
A 4-year-old boy from Plainview was taken by Aerocare to a Lubbock hospital after he was hit by a on Sunday car.
The City of Lubbock’s Electric Utility Board meets Monday morning, and the possible hiring of a new Executive Director is on the agenda.
Despite objections from landowners, an administrative law judge recommends the western portion of Briscoe County should be added to the Lubbock-based High Plains Underground Water Conservation District.
A Wolfforth couple sued the South African-based maker of a child seat last week in Lubbock federal court.
The City of Lubbock has invited companies to bid for the construction of a new water reclamation plant.
The non-profit Goodwill Industries of North Texas opened a new location last week and will also hold ribbon cuttings for other locations in October.
The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to town with their unrivaled family show, featuring some of the greatest athletes on the planet.
The annual Rockin' Raider Retro Run 5K was held on Saturday, September 27 at the United Supermarkets Arena on the Texas Tech University campus.
he City of Lubbock Health Department will hold vaccination clinics for both adults and children during the week of September 29, 2014.
SlutWalk is a international movement that is working to stomp out the shame and blame of victims of rape and sexual assault.
The Municipal Museums of Lubbock will join participating museums and cultural institutions nationwide to open their doors, free of charge, to all visitors who download the Museum Day ticket from Smithsonian.com.
Because of environmental restrictions, only medications from households can be accepted; loads of medications from clinics, pharmacies and other businesses are not allowed.
The classic, which raises funds for the National MS Society, will consists of two flights at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. with a shotgun start. This is a four person scramble.
Join 2,500 friends, family and co-workers for the 21st Annual Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes Saturday morning at Mackenzie Park.
Covenant Children's and Kohl's Cares® are partnering to educate and provide awareness on health and wellness to the West Texas community through the Healthy Heroes initiative.
KAMC brings you the stories to keep your families strong, fit, wise and vigilant.
A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States
A man faces several charges after driving a elderly man's head into a concrete curb before running from police and kicking an officer in the stomach, according to the authorities.
28-year-old Katie Yvone Spielbauer is charged with the capital murder of 32-year-old Robin Diane Spielbauer.
The Amarillo Police Department is investigating a Monday evening accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.
A Wichita Falls woman is arrested "in the buff" after police were called to an apartment complex because of complaints of a woman sitting outside naked.
Authorities are investigating a possible kidnapping after a chase Tuesday morning in Wichita Falls.
A three car wreck in north Abilene sent two people to the hospital Monday evening.
Dr. Kent Brantly and his wife Amber will be on the Abilene Christian University campus for a special speaking engagement on Friday, October 10.
One of Abilene's most famous landmarks is getting a face lift after being damaged in a hailstorm.
A Keller woman has been convicted of murdering her husband
On Monday, September 29, 2014; Julie Mya Brooks was reported missing to the New Mexico State Police. UPDATED
More Americans moved to Texas in recent years than any other state.
Kaylea Armstrong of Burkburnett is a freshman on the team, and was on the bus at the time of the crash.
A Midland man, Thomas Brown, pulled his neighbor from her burning apartment Friday.
Roelof Bruntjis, Project Scientist for the National Center of Atmospheric Research, commented that if cloud seeding could enhance rainfall by five or ten percent, it would be five to fifteen times cheaper than any other technology such as building reservoirs or pipelines.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, a motorcyclist, Michael Layne Hammond, 32, of Abilene, lost his life in a Taylor County accident Saturday night.
The four Texas college softball players killed in a bus crash this weekend are remembered as close friends with big hearts both on and off the field.
U.S. beheading suspect to be charged
Four women's softball players were killed when an 18-wheel truck veered into oncoming traffic
Saulo Bravo is accused of tampering with evidence in a case in which he and another officer were working undercover without permission.
Clovis Police said that Tylan Bolden was driving at least 124 mph and wrecked. His passenger, another airman, was ejected and died .
Growing oil exploration in the Wolfcamp/Cline geologic formation has positioned Big Lake, Texas at the center of one of the nation’s largest production fields.
Wichita Falls police have identified the victim of the 10th fatal vehicle crash this year in the city.
Abilene police arrested a man who led them on a chase, dropping drugs along the way.
Multiple law enforcement agencies in Nolan County arrested over a dozen people this week after a sex offender check of compliance sweep.
Caviness Beef Packers out of Hereford is recalling about 23,100 pounds of Beef Trimmings products because of possible E. coli contamination.
The New Mexico Department of Health announced on Tuesday that an 89-year-old man from Lea County died from West Nile virus infection.
Fire officials say discarded cigarettes may have sparked a fire at a Wichita Falls apartment complex Thursday night.
A Wichita Falls man is charged with intentional injury to a child causing bodily injury in what investigators believe is a case of discipline that got out of hand.
A man claiming to be "Christopher Columbus" and a child was arrested by Odessa Police on multiple charges Wednesday evening.
An Abilene woman is in the Taylor County Jail after police say they found large amounts of drugs during a search warrant.
A Cooper High School student is confirmed dead after his bicycle was struck by a car on South 27th and Sayles Friday morning.
TxDOT has lowered the speed limit on U.S. Highway 67 between San Angelo and Big Lake back to 70 miles an hour after an increase in accidents.
With more oil trucks on the roads and hotels coming to San Angelo, state railroad commissioners are confirming the oil and gas production will not be going anywhere anytime soon.
A water line break Thursday in Odessa forced students and staff to use porta-potties for restroom breaks at Jordan Elementary School.
The 40 Days for Life campaign in San Angelo kicked off Wednesday at Sacred Heart Cathedral and goes until November 2.
An Odessa High School instructor was placed on administrative leave this week according to an ECISD spokesperson.
Two people lost their lives Tuesday night in a crash along Highway 277 in Coke County near Bronte.
One Texas couple never imagined they’d find the answer to their wedding day prayers on Craigslist.
The suspect in the missing University of Virginia student case was arrested today in Galveston, Texas, authorities said.
The owner of a storage center took matters into his own hands Monday night after he said he witnessed four people trying to make off with stolen items.
On Tuesday, a Potter County Deputy pulled over a vehicle on Interstate 40 and found 20 pounds of marijuana hidden in the door panels of all the doors.
Dallas County council woman accused of abusing 911
Mars Chocolate North America announced a voluntary recall Tuesday of its M&M’S® Brand Theater Box 3.40 oz with certain lot numbers.
Hailey Cinnamon, 9, of Wichita Falls started a food drive to benefit the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank.
New Mexico State Police on Tuesday released information about a deadly accident between a train and a motorcycle the night before.
The Ector County ISD school police department recently acquired five M-16 rifles from a Department of Defense program that gives military surplus to local school districts at no cost to local tax payers.
Wichita Falls Police said a suspect, Christine Cooper, 37, was taken into custody after pulling a knife on Kohl's store employees on Saturday afternoon.
More than 700 infants and 40 health care workers have been exposed to tuberculosis, commonly called TB, at a hospital in El Paso, Texas, according to the city's Department of Public Health.
Firefighters were called to large fire in downtown Chillicothe Monday morning. UPDATED
U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson called an incident in which a man scaled a fence and entered the White House "unacceptable" and told a congressional committee Tuesday that she takes "full responsibility."
Legendary Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, was arrested early Tuesday in Maryland on a DUI charge, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
The FCC just sacked the NFL's blackout policy.