Just in time for the holiday season, a Texas lawmaker is reminding people that it's now okay to say "Merry Christmas" in the classroom. KLBK's Alison Morris reports.
National Travel Systems in conjunction with the Red Raider Club is sponsoring a Fan Travel Package to the 2013 Holiday Bowl
Nancy Sharp with Lubbock ISD joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the status of the 2010 bond projects.
CBS NEWS JOHANNESBURG - South Africa expects overwhelming crowds and a host of world leaders to attend services honoring late President Nelson Mandela, though with the ceremonies only days away officials acknowledged Saturday they couldn't offer any specifics yet.
CBS NEWS In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.
CBS NEWS PHILADELPHIA -- A powerful storm that crept across the country dropped snow, freezing rain and sleet on the Mid-Atlantic region and headed northeast Sunday, turning NFL playing fields in Pennsylvania into winter wonderlands, dumping a foot of snow in Delaware and threatening a messy Monday commute in the northeast corridor.
Monday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
Three weeks ago Zoe Campos just disappeared without a trace. Volunteers are now hitting the Lubbock streets to pass out missing person posters. Michaela MacDonald has the details.
Low temperatures mean playa lakes could freeze, and if they do, the Lubbock Fire Department says stay off the lakes.
If you have family or friends flying in from DFW airport, they likely will not make it to the hub city Friday as most flights out of DFW have been cancelled. KLBK's Alison Morris reports.
Organizers encourage those bringing toys to donate at parade to still bring toys to help children.
Friday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
All the information about events going on at Cactus Alley Courtyard.
CBS NEWS Nearly 2 million user names and passwords for Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo, Google, and other popular sites have been compromised and circulated online, Internet security researchers report.
By/Erik Sherman Labor groups and fast-food workers are planning protests in roughly 130 U.S. cities today to demand higher pay.
By/Michelle Castillo Measles may seem like a distant threat in the United States, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are warning the disease still poses a danger to U.S. residents.
Nelson Mandela, who served as president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, died today (Dec. 5) at the age of 95. His presidency is remembered for disabling the legacy of apartheid in South Africa.
It's an uphill battle for TxDot crews, out working 24/7 to make the roads safer. But as KLBK's Alison Morris reports, they aren't doing every stretch of road, and drivers need to be extremely cautious.
DPS responded to a fatal accident just west of Smyer early Thursday, and are urging drivers to stay off the roads.
These bitter temperatures will make for a difficult night out on the streets for Lubbock's homeless. KLBK's Michaela MacDonald caught up with two local organizations doing their part to help out.
Its been 17 years since the $100 Bill has been redesigned. The new print has some cool new features, that make the money safer and harder to fake.
The Texas Department of Public Safety released the name of the man killed and other details in Thursday morning’s wreck one mile west of Smyer.
Lubbock International Airport takes caution while birds fly our way for winter migration.
Nelson Mandela, the revered statesman who emerged from prison after 27 years to lead South Africa out of decades of apartheid, has died, South African President Jacob Zuma announced late Thursday.
The three biggest districts in Lubbock will delay school on Friday
At least one person died during the numerous crashes Thursday morning.
Ainsley Nelson with West Texas Endurance joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the Carol of Lights Run.
Thursday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
Tracy Baugh with Home Instead Senior Care joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about the Be A Santa to A Senior program.
By/Michelle Castillo Is loneliness causing you to short-change your love life? A new study finds the fear of being single may be driving men and women to settle in their relationships.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Recreational drugs are being cooked up in labs overseas.
A head-on car crash near Idalou sends two men to Lubbock hospitals.
This weeks temperatures are expected to stay in the 20s and teens. Here are some expert tips to protect your pipes from bursting.
Some places in Lubbock say they are out of firewood for the year, while others are working to try to keep up with demand.
T.A.B.C. said they will be out Wednesday night but it is the students job to be responsible for themselves.
Lubbock Police release surveillance pictures of a man they believe may have witnessed a hit and run accident on December 1st at 82nd and Indiana.
Haven Animal Care Shelter is fighting overpopulation of stray and euthanized animals in Lubbock and helping those in shelters out for the holidays.
With cold air and ice blowing into the area, veterinarians are reminding folks to make sure their pets are sheltered from the storm. KLBK's Alison Morris reports.
Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) Lubbock District crews are ready to respond to a winter storm expected to impact the South Plains early tomorrow morning and into the weekend.
IN TONIGHT'S COVENANT HEALTH MATTERS WE TALK ABOUT HOSPICE OF LUBBOCK AND HOW REMEMBERING YOUR LOVED ONES HELPS THEM PAY THEIR SERVICES FORWARD.
By/Erik Sherman (MoneyWatch) Apple (AAPL) has just bought a social media analytics firm called Topsy Labs that looks at all the traffic Twitter (TWTR) users generate.
Ballet Lubbock joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about the production of The Nutcracker.
By/Michelle Castillo Some differences between men and women may be hard-wired into their brains.
Patrick Mitchell with the Lubbock Community Theatre joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their Christmas production.
Wednesday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
A man armed with a pipe robbed the 7-11 at 50th and Avenue U early Wednesday morning.
Texas Tech Lights Up After "Carol of Lights"
School is almost over, and for those with unpaid parking tickets. Tech offers a solution that also helps others.
Here in Texas, many insurance companies have found a way to save millions of plans from getting cancelled.
Sergeant Todd Peckham tells us why being a motorcycle cop is more fun.
Had the Lubbock Power & Light Board fired LP&L Director and CEO Gary Zheng in October or November, it would have cost a pretty penny.
Texas Tech University’s Free Market Institute (FMI) received a $1.7 million three-year grant from the John Templeton Foundation to study the origins of economic freedom and prosperity.
Santa Paws is coming to town and he wants to meet your pet!
Bring your children and grandchildren to Mackenzie Park and enjoy a long-time Lubbock tradition when Santa Land opens to the public on Tuesday.
Lubbock Area United Way announced raising the largest campaign total ever to a crowd of more than 700 volunteers, donors, and agency representatives at a celebration luncheon today.
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research,awards a one-year infrastructure grant of $55,058 to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC).
Terry Handley with Barnes and Noble joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about a few good reads and new releases.
Tuesday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
By/Dave Johnson (MoneyWatch) The FBI has a lot on its plate these days -- everything from interstate crime to terrorism watch to video piracy. Even so, they've taken a moment this week to remind you about the risks inherent in the holiday shopping season.
By/Michelle Castillo Some medical professionals fear that fears and misinformation may be leading parents to decline the vitamin K shot for their newborns. Skipping the shot may put infants at high risk of developing bleeding disorders.
By/Michelle Castillo Allowing children to play with their food may make them better learners.
Texas Tech University hosts the 55th annual Carol of Lights celebration “55 Years of Magical Memories” on Tuesday (Dec. 3).
The Eddy County Sheriff's Office in New Mexico identified a body found Friday as a woman reported missing from Seminole.
LP&L is reminding customers to be wary of scammers who impersonate LP&L employees and threaten disconnection of services if immediate payment is not made over the phone.
Lubbock Police believe the same man caught on camera robbed two local convenience stores.
A fire that started late Sunday night destroyed a Muleshoe veterinary clinic.
While the best deals today may be online, Saturday was all about small businesses. KLBK's Michaela MacDonald checked in with local stores to see how they did.
Authorities say they see a spike in property crimes around the holidays, and as KLBK's Alison Morris reports the Sheriff's Department is stepping up their patrols to fight back.
Mayor Glen Robertson will host a Coffee with the Mayor on Tuesday, December 3rd from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Final four includes a bull, a bird and a Spartan.
LISD'S Nancy Sharp joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about elementary students reading with man's best friend.
By/Aliah Git (MoneyWatch) Black Friday has passed, but that doesn't mean the door-buster deals are gone for good. Retailers and e-tailers still have some great Cyber Monday deals to offer to the couch surfers, office shoppers and mall weary among us.
Monday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
(CBS News) MAKING ENDS MEET during the holiday season is particularly hard for those who barely get by the rest of the year. At a few big name companies, low-paid employees have been staging protests. Our Cover Story is reported now by Erin Moriarty of 48 Hours: Twenty-seven-year-old Nancy Salgado's sweet smile may be her most marketable asset in the fast food industry -- that and her willingness to do just about any task .
Elderly adults who tried special brain training computer games had better gait and balance afterward than their peers who didn’t play games, according to new research.
Lubbock police are searching for suspects in three robberies that occurred this weekend. Two overnight and one Saturday evening.
Daniel from the South Plains Wildlife Rehabilitation Center stopped by to tell us about the turkey vulture
Lots of people shopping on Black Friday, but its the day after that local businesses get their chance to shine.
Scanned versions of "The Ocean Full of Bowling Balls," "Paula" and "Birthday Boy" were uploaded to a file-sharing site this week against the wishes of "The Catcher in the Rye" author.
Some shoppers headed out Thursday for early Black Friday Deals.
Hundreds of Willard residents had to leave homes after train derailment caused chemical spill.
White House promised working Obamacare website by end of November, but a number of variables remain in play
Arrests and pepper spray as stores lure manic crowds to clamor for deals even before Thanksgiving dinner digests.
Friday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
After starting the season strong, the Texas Tech Red Raider football team ended its regular season with a loss.
Some local sports bars are staying open to let Lubbock get see the action this Thanksgiving Day.
American astronauts Mike Hopkins and Rick Mastracchio are among the crew of six that will spend this Thanksgiving on board the International Space Station.
Lubbock police are looking for an aggravated robbery suspect.
A Maryland man is facing felony fraud charges after police say he threw a banana peel on the floor of an elevator at a metro station, faked a fall and sued the transit agency for injuries.
The South Plains Wildlife Rehabilitation Center will get more than $200,000 from an oil company for helping care for birds covered in salt.
After a few recent events where people have been taken to the hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning symptoms, Atmos wants people to have a carbon monoxide detector on every floor.
If you're choosing to fry your Thanksgiving bird, be sure to follow these safety tips.
Stores aren't holding back anymore, opening late Thanksgiving day and staying open through Black Friday giving great deals for holiday shopping.
From book clubs to knitting to chess, things to do at your local library.
Lubbock Public Library will be accepting donations of canned food for payment of overdue fines December 2-8.
The Newtown, Connecticut, high school football team completed an undefeated regular season on Tuesday that players and coaches had dedicated to the victims of last December's massacre at the town's Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Troopers are sacrificing time with their families so you can safely get to yours.
Grocery stores gearing up for a very busy day as shoppers dash in to pick up those last minute things to make their Thanksgiving feast. As KLBK's Alison Morris reports, they're not spending as much as in recent years.
James Villanueva joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about Slaton's 5th Friday Art Trail.