One month after the fire that burned Post Elementary School to the ground, Principal Staci Marts walked through the building.
A group of researchers at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center created a smartphone-app for expectant mothers, telling them what medications can be harmful during each trimester of their pregnancy and while breast-feeding.
The Lubbock County Detention Center is monitoring each new inmate for Ebola. The jail started to implement new measures on Friday, the day after EMS and Hazmat responded to a suspected case of Ebola which turned out to be a false alarm. Chief Deputy Cody Scott said the jail is doing this as a proactive measure.
Parkway Pharmacy celebrated their grand opening as Parkway Health Mart Pharmacy.
As of Wednesday the Lubbock Health Department received a handful of calls from people in the Hub City claiming they had casual contact with one of the cases that have been confirmed in Dallas.
Yellow Cab Company, a taxi service in Lubbock for 35 years, announced that it was going out of business.
Lubbock International Airport passengers are concerned that airport officials aren't taking the possibility of an Ebola outbreak as seriously as they should.
Federal investigators are in Wichita Falls investigating a deadly helicopter crash that occurred on Saturday. The chopper was transporting a patient when it crashed several blocks away from the North Texas hospital where it was heading.
Delwin Jones, 90, suffered a heart attack in the midst of his campaign for the State Senate District 28 seat. Jones spoke in-depth for the first time publicly since getting out of the hospital.
Texas Tech faced off with the Kansas State Wildcats Saturday in Manhattan, Kansas at Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
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.
Denver City Police are looking for 84-year-old Socorro Pagan.
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.
The recent rain has impacted the Floydada Pumpkin Farmers business.
Two Lubbock fifth graders have put together a school supply drive to help out the students and teachers at Post Elementary that lost everything in Sunday mornings fire.
Back 40 Grill
Brownfield area farmers and West Texas Guar, Inc. are back in bankruptcy court this week, after West Texas Guar failed to pay the farmers the money they were promised in May.
Governor Rick Perry, Attorney General Greg Abbott, and Democratic nominee for governor Wendy Davis unite in Lubbock to honor the life and legacy of Timothy Cole.
Texas Tech students were notified on their emergency alert system just before 4 am Tuesday morning of “a report of a sexual assault alleged to have occurred on campus”.
Minnesota Vikings running back, Adrian Peterson, was reinstated Monday morning after he was indicted by a grand jury in Conroe Texas for child abuse allegations.
Governor Rick Perry, Attorney General Greg Abbott, and Wendy Davis, are just a few of the state leaders that are expected to attend Wednesday's unveiling of the Tim Cole statue.
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.
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.
The Department of Health Services released a notice on Wednesday morning, warning officials that hand sanitizer does not kill the specific strand of Enterovirus that has been hospitalizing children around the nation. The specific strand, known as Enterovirus D-68, has not been confirmed in Texas, but the Lubbock Department of Health is advising parents to take precautions.
A little 7 year old girl diagnosed with ovarian cancer. A glimspe into the incredibly rare battle she's fighting in the Heartbeat for September 9, 2014.
Lubbock Police review road safety tips in wake of all the recent motorcycle accidents around the Hub City.
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services Lubbock County is among 20 counties in 2014 with confirmed cases of West Nile Virus.
Former Red Raider receiver Wes Welker has been suspended 4 games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
Myles Galvan, 12, has been battling leukemia since he was 7 years old. University Medical Center surprised Myles with a dream of a lifetime—he was going to get to go meet some of his favorite players and favorite coach, Coach Kliff Kingsbury.
The Texas Tech Transportation and Parking Services are revisiting their Street Smart campaign after noticing their students aren’t paying attention to their surroundings when they are walking around campus.
The Fact or Fib panel for Tuesday, August 26th, 2014.
The mother of U.S. writer Peter Theo Curtis, who was freed Sunday after being held hostage for two years by Syrian militants loyal to al-Qaeda, described the moments when she learned her son had been freed.
The family of Dalton Debrick, 18, of Irving spoke out Monday - one day following the discovery that he had died in a Central Lubbock home over the weekend. Lubbock Police said Debrick died sometime between Saturday evening and Sunday morning in the 3600 block of 36th Street. Debrick had just moved to Lubbock from Irving to start his freshman year at Texas Tech and was rushing the fraternity Alpha Sigma Phi.
As a majority of schools around the Hub City start school this week, motorists are being cautioned to slow down and pay attention to school zones and bus stops.
The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and KAMC-TV hosted a debate Friday afternoon for the candidates running for the Texas State Senate District 28 seat.
Within the last month a new social media phenomenon had benefited the fight against ALS also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Celebrities, politicians, and NFL coaches have all participated in the “Ice Bucket Challenge” to strike out ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. People with this disease lose control of their voluntary muscles, therefore losing their ability to speak, eat, walk and eventually breathe.
The recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is affecting a local humanitarian group, who has a team stationed in Sierra Leone.
Sophomore Lauren Watson enters practice as the favorite to follow in the footsteps of Victoria Esson.
KAMC brings you the top stories in movies, music and art in this week's Entertainment Thursday.
The Texas Tech Board of Regents preliminary approved the entire operating budget for Texas Tech’s 2015 fiscal year.
These new computer chips can sense, taste, feel, smell and hear like a brain.
Google made national news this week by tipping off law enforcement about a child pornography case in Houston, and on Monday court records revealed Google also tipped off authorities about a child pornography case in Levelland.
A Crosbyton police officer's personal car was set on fire Sunday night.
The 911 caller who witnessed 2-year-old Mikaly Leyva get struck by a vehicle driven by a 14-year-old girl, speaks out.
Thursday’s City Council workshop caused a lot of frustration. The workshop focused primarily on the stormwater rate system.
Plainview officials on Monday confirmed the cause of death for Fredie Salas, 42, as a hit and run. Salas was found dead early Sunday morning outside Country Legends night club, located at 1301 West 5th Street in Plainview.
When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.
As the State Senate District 28 Special Election approaches, it is likely that more candidates will vie for the seat vacated by Robert Duncan. So far, only two candidates have expressed interest on the record; Charles Perry and Jodey Arrington
A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, prompting a Ukrainian official to say that the flight carrying 295 people had been shot down.
Construction projects around Lubbock could be delayed even longer because of a problem creating the pavement.