A driver was shot and killed during a traffic stop early Sunday morning.
CASA will hold their annual 5k Saturday morning, and this year it's a color-dash.
Every year one Lubbock family hosts a yard sale to raise money that they then donate in the memory of their son, who died after being born premature. But this year's sale almost did not happen after their trailer of donated items was stolen.
Amiee Ruel with Lubbock Parks and Rec joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about Friday Nights Kids' Fiesta.
Sandi Turner with Sondra's Song joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about Leigh Anne Tuohy being a guest speaker at one of their upcoming events.
Spring is in full swing, as you start cleaning its important to remember to go through and clean out your medicine cabinet as well.
LIteracy Lubbock is hosting their 7th Annual Dinner and Syle Show on April 24th.
Annette Sykora talks about her family's ties to West on the one year anniversary of the fertilizer plant explosion.
Some new numbers released today from a new Texas Tech survey showing some very interesting findings about where Texans stand politically on issues like gay marriage, immigration and who will be the next Governor of Texas.
The Department of Public Safety has released their annual Texas gang threat assessment.
DPS officers said a seat belt was the reason 53 year old James Gordey was alive today, after a horrific accident on 84 Wednesday night.
One victim rushed to the hospital.
Beatles legend Paul McCartney will kick off his US tour in Lubbock. It's no coincidence, McCartney wanted to start here in Buddy Holly's hometown.
A recent algae bloom in lakes and ponds all around the South Plains are causing fish to die. While some communities are cleaning them it, Ransom Canyon is not.
Elizabeth Mata and Samantha Gonzalez received full scholarships to the university.
The Lubbock Independent School District received word this morning that Lubbock High School (LHS) has been chosen by the Washington Post as one of the most challenging high schools in the United States.
Police released dashcam video Wednesday related to the high-speed chase that resulted in the arrest of Robert Andrew Ramirez, 23, of Lubbock.
Wednesday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
Fire investigators are working to identify the cause of an overnight apartment fire on Lubbock's east side.
Tuesday, the Electric Utility Board voted to move the street lights back into the city's budget.
A press conference to officially announce the concert at the United Spirit Arena is expected Wednesday morning.
Small busineses expand for many different reasons but owner of "Tom and Bingo's BBQ" says he just wants people to enjoy their BBQ more.
The woman shown in a viral video for her safety presentation on a Southwest Airlines flight is from Lubbock.
If you've ever had to make a 911 call in an emergency, odds are you've been greeted by a steady voice at the other end ready to help. This week is dedicated to saying thanks.
A new energy management program cuts the districts energy costs and will continue to do so over the next ten years.
By: Serena Gordon The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled since 1988, with nearly one in 10 adults now diagnosed with the blood-sugar disease, researchers report.
Flatlands Dance Theatre presents "Collide." The show is a collaboration of artists and art forms.
Tuesday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
Last night's cold temperatures are returning again this evening, posing a threat to local fruit crops. Apple Country Orchards Owner Cal Brints give us his expert advice.
Kyle Vernon, a Crosbyton Middle School science teacher and a captain in the Civil Air Patrol, was honored this weekend for his work using aerospace education as a teaching tool in the classroom.
Lubbock ISD's Nancy Sharp visits KLBK This Morning to talk about the upcoming Foundation for Excellence (FFE) Golf Tournament.
Danny Soliz with Workforce Solutions joins KLBK This Morning to talk about the upcoming job fair.
A collaboration between Lubbock Power and Light and Catholic Family Services to help those who need help paying their bills.
Jane't Howey and Sheryl Estes, former Tech athletes, are bring luxury to tailgating.
A video from the Thursday's Texas Tech football practice showing Coach Kingsbury and some players in a dance off has hundreds of thousands of views in the first day.
200 former Tech football players invaded the Hub City this weekend to help raise money for Jennie Bailey's medical bills.
Lubbock Children's Clinic is hoping to expand and build a new clinic in East Lubbock. Thanks to a generous grant from the Talkington Foundation, they can start building.
The Wilson Volunteer Fire Department is inviting you to attend their Ham and Sausage Dinner to raise funds.
Eric Firourzkakt with Crawfish for CASA joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the crawfish boil benefiting CASA of the South Plains.
An early morning house fire is now under investigation.
Beep-beep, can you hear the eggs?
The Lubbock City Council took the first step to strengthen the ordinance that bans synthetic marijuana.
Texas Tech freshman Elana Myers was killed in a traffic accident Wednesday. A friend shared her memories of Elana.
Texas Parks and Wildlife spend the week in the Yoakum County sand dunes observing the species mating rituals.
Bryan Wakefield and Chuck Rotenberry with Texas Tech Health Sciences Center joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming events benefiting the Lubbock community.
Melissa Pierce with CASA of the South Plains joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming fundraiser.
Authorities were able to track a stolen car through OnStar, which then lead to two arrests and indictments related to that case.
Officials at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center announced a new enrollment record with 4,230 students enrolled in the spring 2014 semester.
The Lubbock Senior Center is offering computer workshop classes to seniors, including one on social media.
Two people are injured following a car accident late Tuesday night.
Nearly a dozen people spoke in front of a packed room to the Wilson ISD school board after a few teachers were let go, some supporting the teachers, others supporting the school.
A recent scare at a Lubbock elementary school is emphasizing the importance of having defibrillators on campus. As KLBK's Michaela MacDonald reports, having the device nearby can mean the difference between life and death.
At this Thursday's City Council meeting, the council will vote on a plan to bring a hotel on Lubbock Airport's property.
District Three City Councilman Todd Klein is proposing a citizen task force to look at payday loans.
By: Jessica Firger Taking low-dose "baby" aspirin during pregnancy may prevent a serious complication many women face, preeclampsia.
Steve Maines with the Lubbock Arts Festival joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about this years festival.
Nancy Neil with Lubbock Parks and Rec joing KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about this years Fly and Fling.
Changes in property values have begun to go out to homeowners, and there is a chance for protest if you don't agree.
Lubbock City Council is considering expanding the city ban on synthetic marijuana from 9 prohibited substances to 39. State Representative Charles Perry is pushing for an expanded ban statewide.
Lubbock police are searching for a suspect following a late night stabbing.
Danny Soliz with Workforce Solutions joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about the upcoming South Plains Job Fair.
Nancy Sharp with Lubbock ISD joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about National Volunteer Week and how students are doing their part.
By:Aimee Picchi Americans are lousy about taking vacations, and it's not only because the U.S. is the sole industrialized country that doesn't guarantee paid days off.
By:Lauren Moraski There was no denying it -- the audience at the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards seemed thrilled when George Strait won the night's biggest prize: the fan-voted entertainer of the year honor.
Hundreds of men showed up for the 7th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
A warning made on Facebook cautions homes in Vintage Township and Orchard Park of burglars coming to Lubbock from Dallas.
Tent City plans to remodel their shelter on the North side of town.
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner spent the night at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport.
Nancy Neil with Lubbock Parks and Rec, along with the Easter Bunny, joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about the upcoming Easter egg hunt.
Lubbock police need your help finding a man who they say robbed two convenience stores early Friday morning.
For most construction workers, working outside in extreme heat or cold temperatures is one thing. However working in wind and dust conditions brings its own set of problems.
A local veteran talks about his own experience with post traumatic stress disorder, as well as the time he spent in the past at Fort Hood
High temperatures, high winds and low humidity puts West Texas at a greater risk of fire danger.
Laura Lappe with the West Texas Running Club joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming run.
Carla McGee with the Go Red for Women Luncheon joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the event.
CBS NEWS Circumcision for male infants is becoming less common in the U.S., according to new data published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The paper also finds that over their lifetime, half of all uncircumcised males will contract a medical condition related to their foreskin.
Governor Rick Perry was honored Wednesday by the National Association of Drug Court Professionals for his the success of the Texas specialty court programs.
The new 105,000 sq ft building will help officials process more cases, faster.
The City of Lubbock’s Director of Facilities Management, Wes Everett, said Wednesday that renovating the historic Landwer House will be expensive in part because of federal requirements.
Facebook votes are needed to help Texas Tech Therapeutic Riding Center win new horse.
CBS NEWS New research on mammography suggests for women of certain ages, the benefits of this routine test don't actually outweigh the risks. The comprehensive analysis of 50 years of breast cancer research was published on April 1 in the Journal of the American Medical Association by researchers at Harvard Medical School's Department of Health Care Policy and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
Actress Brittany Sides joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their production of "Steel Magnolias."
Lubbock McDonald's are offering free McCafe coffee until April 13th.
Lubbock police are looking for a gunman who held up a local smoke shop.
Water restrictions start today in the city of Lubbock, but state officials are asking every Texan to find ways to be smart about how they use water.
This year, there's no LP&L rate increase coming on June 1st, but LP&L is already starting to talk about conservation and helping people keep their bills down.
Students of all ages will take the STAAR Test this week.
By: Jessica Firger Older healthy women who consume two or more diet drinks per day are at higher risk for heart attack, stroke and other cardiovascular problems, according to a new study presented this week at the American College of Cardiology's 63rd Annual Scientific Session in Washington D.C. These women were 30 percent more likely to experience a cardiovascular event and 50 percent more likely to die from a disease associated with heart problems than women who rarely -- or never -- drank artificially flavored beverages.
CBS NEWS The acting head of America's auto safety watchdog is blaming General Motors for a failure to act sooner to warn consumers of a defect in small cars that is linked to 13 deaths.
Elmo and the gang will be taking over the United Spirit Arena in Lubbock on April 8th.
Justin Johnson with Donate Life Texas and Sherry Grusendorf, a donor mother, joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the importance of organ donation.
A training chief with UMC EMS says synthetic marijuana overdoses are becoming dangerous for those first responders who show up to help.
A group of West Texas farmers have signed an involuntary bankruptcy petition against a company based in Terry County.
Effective April 1st through September 30th, the City of Lubbock will have its annual increased water conservation measures.
April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. City leaders and the Lubbock community came together for this years Child Abuse Summit at Covenant to learn ways to identify and prevent child abuse.
CBS NEWS YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. - A 4.8 earthquake shook the northern part of Yellowstone National Park early Sunday.
By:Shoshana Davis Married couples vow to stay together in "sickness and in health," and a new nationwide study finds having a spouse can actually improve your health -- lowering your risk of heart disease by five percent. The large-scale study by researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center surveyed 3.5 million men and women at 20,000 centers around the U.S.
Nancy Neill with Lubbock Parks and Recreation joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about a special visitor hopping into town for brunch.