Kyle Farris and his fiance open their own restaurant in north Lubbock.
Mayor Glen Robertson announced Friday afternoon that City Attorney Sam Medina resigned from the City of Lubbock. The resignation is effective March 14.
South Plains College hosted a ribbon-cutting and open house for the college’s new Cosmetology facility today (March 7) at 206 Clubview Drive.
One Lubbock woman says her apartment shuts off her water without notice, regularly. She says just this week she said it was off for the better part of two days.
Daylight savings starts this weekend. The Lubbock Fire Department wants you to change your smoke detector batteries when you change your clocks. One local business is trying to help.
A ribbon cutting ceremony at UMC was held today for the new Timothy J. Harnar Regional Burn Center.
Local business owners look to stop string of robberies and violence against Lubbock restaurants.
An industrial accident at a Venture Chemical site in Terry County kills a 43-yr old demolition worker.
Attorney General, and GOP Candidate for Governor, Greg Abbott says he believes many values between Hispanics and GOP voters line up.
Based on five factors, Lubbock was named the top city for professional women by Movoto Real Estate Blog.
Special Olympics of Texas kicked off their 'Spread the Word to End the Word' campaign today. They want to get rid of the R-Word.
In its' second year at competition, the team wants to be the best over all other Lubbock schools.
Laura Lappe with the West Texas Running Club joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar and Matt Posgai to talk about their upcoming race.
Isaac Flores with the Lubbock Boys and Girls Club joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar and Matt Posgai to talk about their upcoming fundraiser.
Watch KLBK's coverage of election day results.
District 19 Congressional Candidates Dr. Donald May and Chris Winn say they've been out all day mobilizing voters.
You definitely do not have be in New Orleans to celebrate Mardi Gras on this Fat Tuesday. And to make it even better here in Lubbock, the celebration is helping out Meals on Wheels..
CBS NEWS Cyber security attacks that compromised the credit card information of hundreds of millions of customers at major retailers like Target over the holiday season drew vast national media attention. But "there's actually been a number of breaches over the years," Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray told CBS News; "your information is always at risk, every day."
CBS NEWS KIEV, Ukraine - Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Ukraine Tuesday to show solidarity with the government installed after ousted Kremlin-backed President Viktor Yanukovych fled the capital and took refugee in Russia. The trip comes amid mounting concerns over Russia's ongoing military occupation of the strategic Crimean peninsula in the Black Sea.
CBS NEWS BY: RYAN JASLOW Vaccines are doing their jobs preventing disease and death, and even bringing down societal costs, according to a new study in Pediatrics.
Lubbock Police released their annual report on traffic stops, broken down by race and ethnicity.
This year's flu numbers are down overall compared to last year, but one of this season's strains seems to be hitting one age group very hard.
By:Steve Hartman TOLEDO, Ohio -- At the Ohio Air National Guard base near Toledo, Lt. Col. Frank Dailey still can't believe the honor recently bestowed upon him.
BY: MICHELLE CASTILLO Infant sleep machines may be too loud, potentially damaging a baby's delicate hearing.
The Sweetwater Rattlesnake Round-Up is set for March 7th - March 9th.
Lubbock police are investigating an early morning armed robbery at a fast food restaurant.
Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety and Lubbock County Sheriff's deputies responded to a fatal car accident overnight.
Here is a list of the six school delays on the South Plains on Monday, March 3.
Lubbock-Cooper Kindergartner Connor Perryman decided to share his birthday with sick children at UMC.
The results of a new survey released this week suggests Texans are continuing to relax their attitudes toward marijuana.
Saturday and Sunday the Love Kitchen will team with the Salvation Army and Buckner Children's Home to hand out 300 slices of pizza.
Here is the final list of candidates who filed for City offices.
Hunger affects millions of people, even many in the Lubbock area. One Lubbock good Samaritan got out today to beat hunger, by giving away chicken. And the Salvation Army giving away pizza.
Since the program started in the 90's Lubbock DPS have recruited almost 50 dogs from shelters.
By: Kathy Kristof If you employ a nanny or even a summer-time caregiver for your kids, prepare yourself for some bad tax news. Assuming you pay that person more than $1,900 annually (or more than $1,000 in a calendar quarter) and the caregiver is an adult working in your home, you are a household employer. And that opens you up for a world of hurt.
CBS NEWS Funnyman Seth Rogen went to Washington to address a non-laughing matter.
Phyllis Jones with The Ronald McDonald House Charities joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming fundraiser.
Investigators with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office are not looking for any suspects after a deadly shooting Thursday night.
Thursday, the Lubbock City Council voted to raise the salaries of the City Secretary, City Manager, and Interim City Attorney.
New details in the Lubbock teenager who died after attacking a security officer at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virgina last year. Find the complete death investigation report here.
A court decision under criticism, how a recent court ruling allows adults to legally "sext" kids.
Its hard enough losing your pet, but its got to feel a lot better finding them, even after two years! One Lubbock woman says she's happy to be reunited with her dog after that long.
A year after her disappearance Maegan Hembree's mom Robbie says her family is still searching, but wants to know what happened to her.
Group cites education work with Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
Robin Henson joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about this years Home and Garden Show.
BY: RYAN JASLOW Nutrition fact labels are finally undergoing a makeover. The Food and Drug Administration has proposed new changes to labels on food packaging that are aimed at making them easier to understand -- the first major update since about 1994.
Lisa Gilliland with Lubbock Meals on Wheels joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about Mardi Gras 2014.
A big decision in a Texas court today. A federal judge in San Antonio has ruled the state's ban on same sex marriage unconstitutional. KLBK's Michaela MacDonald has reaction from a leader in the South Plains LGBT group "Outwest Lubbock."
34th and Quaker construction is underway for the third time in the last 8 years. But while many are concerned, some shop owners are actually excited about what's to come.
The girl who was reported as abducted from Nacogdoches County has been found safe by Lubbock Police.
The healthy living task force held their first meeting today to talk about changes they want to see in the Hub City to make it healthy.
A child abduction alert has been issued by the Texas Amber Alert Network.
A federal judge in Texas ruled Wednesday that that state-wide ban on same sex marriages is unconstitutional.
CBS NEWS Oil prices edged lower in Asia Wednesday as market players tried to assess U.S. demand with the approach of warmer weather.
BY: MICHELLE CASTILLO Women who are carriers of one of the "cancer genes" that makes them predisposed to an increased risk for some cancers -- BRCA 1 -- may significantly reduce their risk of developing ovarian cancer if they remove their ovaries by as early as age 35, a new study finds.
CBS NEWS While the 2016 presidential election may be two years away, some prospective contenders have been getting a bit of media attention. The latest CBS News/New York Times Poll asked the public whether they would like to see some of these figures, as well as other party leaders, run for president in 2016.
Authorities believe a missing teenager from East Texas could be in the Lubbock area after her cell phone was pinged near 19th and University.
Lubbock police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that hit a house early Wednesday morning.
KLBK checked in with Lubbock Police as well as the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission about what it's been like since Lubbock voted to allow off-premise alcohol sales.
There is a debate brewing over a report that LP&L says clears their employees of bid rigging allegations.
With spring right around the corner and the city still in stage one water restrictions, you might want to rethink how you're watering the lawn.
Local businesses have to follow NCAA rules when it comes to their relationship with student athletes.
By:Sharyl Attkisson Last December, Target announced up to 40 million credit cards and debit accounts may have been stolen in a sophisticated cyber theft intrusion of the corporate computer system; since then, other retailers have reported break-ins with similar hallmarks. Could this be the work of organized criminals?
Author Stacy Morrison joined KLBK This Morning to talk about her book signing at Barnes and Noble.
CBS NEWS WASHINGTON -- Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health.
By: Ryan Jaslow Women who take acetaminophen during pregnancy may face an increased risk their child develops behavior problems commonly associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
A Garza County deputy struck by a truck while helping out at a crash scene files a lawsuit.
Another business owner called KLBK after they received scam calls twice, from someone claiming to be with an LP&L collection agency.
Coronado High School students were evacuated Monday morning for what Lubbock ISD describes as a bomb-threat hoax.
By:Aimee Picchi In the new reality of surging payment card fraud and identity theft, consumers aren't always up to the task of fighting thieves.
BY: RYAN JASLOW February is American Heart Month, a time to raise awareness about cardiovascular health to stop the number one killer in America: heart disease.
Nancy Sharp and Dr. Lisa Leach joined the KLBK This Morning team to talk about information sessions discussing the changes to statewide graduation plans.
BY: MICHELLE CASTILLO Man’s best friend may understand you as well as your actual best friend might.
No. 28 Texas Tech completed its three-game sweep over Oral Roberts with a 4-1 victory on Sunday at Rip Griffin Park. The Red Raiders have won six consecutive games for the first time since 2007.
Texas Tech junior guard Amber Battle scored 19 points and 10 rebounds for her sixth double-double of the season. That’s the most double-doubles by a Lady Raider since Kierra Mallard had seven in 2012.
Texas Tech students will have over 30 chances to win cash and prizes during the game.
The Post community gathers to remember the child killed Thursday night.
Saturday night, reports say two masked men held a family at gunpoint.
Family members say Renary Rodriguez was sick of the noise and bright lines from a newly built oil rig, so he brought out his gun and started firing.
Help Celebrate the Kick-off of the Science Spectrum's 25th Anniversary on Saturday, February 22nd, from 2:00 to 4:00pm
On Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Star Care Institute, the 100 Black Men of West Texas, Inc., will present the one-act, one-person play, "Held-In-Trust."
Authorities investigate the death of a young child in Post Thursday night.
A year ago now, Lubbock City Council moved to make the sale, use and possesion of synthetic drugs illegal. However, the Lubbock Board of Health says, this is still a serious problem and they want to put an end to it.
Lubbock Police made 7 arrests Thursday night during a prostitution sting at a Lubbock hotel.
Jose Fidencio Perez, 40, of Seagraves, Texas, was sentenced this morning by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 121 months in federal prison, following his guilty plea in October 2013 to one count of possession of prepubescent child pornography and aiding and abetting.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Wednesday on US 84, yielding almost one pound of methamphetamine valued at $36,000.
Several Lubbock police officers show up at suspended Lubbock City Attorney Sam Medina's house Friday morning.
An Amarillo judge orders search warrants on two of Sam Medina's houses.
CBS NEWS An internet security firm based in Toronto managed to track the exact locations of Tinder users, down to a 100-foot radius -- a precision that many users of the popular dating app might find unnerving.
By:Aliah Git The IRS has a warning for Americans -- watch out for tax scams.
CBS NEWS This year's flu season has hit younger and middle-aged adults harder than in past years, government health officials warned Thursday. In previous flu seasons, young children and seniors aged 65 and older were among those most likely to be hospitalized or die from flu.
We have a crew on scene in Post where authorities have confirmed the death of a 2-year old.
Many of us complain about Lubbock driving, but one man actually took to the streets to expose bad habits. KLBK's Michaela MacDonald caught up with Tod Stinson, the man behind the "Lubbock Driving Caught On Tape."
Texas Tech University’s Early Head Start is seeking donations after its facility recently suffered water damage due to a burst pipe.
The Lubbock Sheriff's Office releases surveillance video of the robbery at Rick's Cabaret on February 15th.
After recent drug busts bring in money, guns and drugs, we try to figure out where it all goes.
A man police believe to be linked to a slew of heart themed graffiti on Valentine's Day morning is captured on surveillance video.
FBI investigators served a search warrant Thursday at Dr. Daniel Chaparro's home and office, Smiles by Design.
BY:MICHELLE CASTILLO Ever feel that more stress gives you more headaches? Science is now saying you may be right.
Linda Jones with Home Instead Senior Care joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about nominating senior citizens to find an outstanding senior volunteer.