Texas Tech Associate Professor and author of "Retail Category Management", Deborah Fowler, has been watching retail trends for Black Friday since 2002. She predicts this years sales to be a "blockbuster year".
Now that the elections are over, its time to get down to business. So as the Texas lawmakers head to Austin, they are set to vote on a dozen bills—one of those hot button issues is the Driver Responsibility Program.
The bride was worried her cancer-stricken mom wouldn't be there for her special day.
Oakwood Baptist Deaf Church held its first worship service Sunday morning. Making Lubbock home to the only church for and operated by deaf congregates between Amarillo and the Fort Worth area. opened its doors Sunday to its first worship service.
Jeena Roberts, a former tech student, plead guilty to Intoxication Manslaughter with a Vehicle in 2012. She is only two years into her 15 year sentence, but she is now trying to get her trial revisited.
The simple scheme works like this: Drivers walk to their parked cars and, after they get in the vehicle, they notice a $100 bill in the windshield. The driver exits the car with the door open to retrieve it, only to have a thief steal the vehicle.
By now you know who’s coming to your Thanksgiving meal and you’ve planned your menu with dishes but that’s not all you need to ensure you have a successful holiday.
As a child, Christian Boer had difficulty with reading and writing. The now 33-year-old Dutch artist said he was eventually diagnosed with dyslexia, which explained why he often reversed letters in his head and why sentences on the page often ran together in a confusing blur.
Citibus riders are upset that the bus routes are not expanding at the same rate Lubbock is growing.
The American Cotton Growers announced Friday that they will be closing the Littlefield Denim Mill on January 6th, leaving the 350 employees that work there jobless.
Texas Tech will host Prairie View A&M at 7 p.m. Friday at the John Walker Soccer Complex
Lubbock, Texas is the Hub City but also the Hub City of West Texas music.
Incumbent, Randy Neugebauer, won the District 19 congressional seat.
Tuesday, the trial of Thomas Michael Dixon continued. Dixon is accused of masterminding a plan that led to the death of Dr. Joseph Sonnier in 2012.
Texas Tech University has established a Greek Task Force, hoping to regulate their Greek system that has been gaining a lot of attention.
Senior receiver Bradley Marquez now has at least one catch in 38 of 40 career games.
Lorie Blalock is fighting to get her 4-month-old daughter back after Child Protective Services took her from their custody during a hospital visit to University Medical Center.
Since November of 1980, Lubbock has consistently voted for republicans over democrats in the vast majority of elected offices. But despite that long history, democratic candidates continue to bring their campaigning to West Texas.
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.
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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.