Secretary of State Nandita Berry will have round-table discussions with campus leaders on the best ways to educate students about voting and learning about #VoteTexas resources.
United Blood Services in Lubbock kicked off its annual Labor of Love Blood Drive on Saturday. Other blood drives are scheduled during the week of August 25 in various communities across the South Plains.
An Airman assigned to Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico was found deceased in base housing at approximately 8 a.m. Thursday.
Daniel Murrell, 25, was found guilty earlier this month of first degree murder, armed robbery and tampering with evidence.
Work is being done on sewer manholes in the intersection and is expected to take 72 hours to complete.
Many Americans know little about how Ebola is transmitted and harbor unfounded fears about the possibility of an outbreak in the United States, a new survey shows.
The Mae Simmons Community Center and Lubbock County Voices Coalition/Starcare will be hosting their 5th Annual Back 2 School Kickoff and Zero Alcohol Youth Conference (Z.A.Y.C.) on Saturday, August 23, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to Noon
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In light of the recent chaos out of Ferguson, Missouri, many police departments nationwide are reevaluating how prepared they are to handle civil unrest on such a large scale. So, just how prepared are Lubbock Police for such situations?
A federal grand jury has indicted Steven Alexander Chavez, Jr., 23, on one count of aiming a laser pointer at an aircraft, announced U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldaña of the Northern District of Texas.
Stores on University Avenue near Tech's campus had slower business during the summer. However, as soon as students began moving back, business has picked up.
It is not known how long repairs will take to complete, however, it could be next week before repairs are finished and the road is completely reopened.
It took a nine person federal jury just one hour and twelve minutes to unanimously find in favor of the Wichita County defendants in a federal civil rights lawsuit brought in the United States Eastern District of Tennessee.
The Fiber and Biopolymer Research Institute received a $472,000 grant to turn traditional indigo dye, used for denim, into a money saving, eco-friendly foam.
The City of Lubbock would like to remind everyone that while dogs are welcome at city parks, it is against the law to allow your dog to run at large.
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.
To help students get in the spirit, Texas Tech Athletics, Tech Activities Board and the Center for Campus Life will host a Wreck ‘Em Rally on Saturday (Aug. 23) at Jones AT&T Stadium.
The Reagor Dykes Auto Group has been ranked No:1252 among 5000 of the nations fastest growing private companies.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is going ahead with tough new controls on painkillers containing hydrocodone, which has been tied to a surge in dangerous addictions across the United States.
The suffocation deaths of two children prompted the recall on Friday of more than 2 million beanbag chairs, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said.
The average rate for a 30-year loan now stands at 4.1%, according to Freddie Mac. That matched its lowest level since June 2013, when it stood at 3.93%. The average 15-year fixed was 3.23%.
The Bridge of Lubbock will be hosting its 6th Annual Bridge Bash which is a back-to-school clothing giveaway offered to low-income families in Lubbock and the surrounding communities.
Mae Simmons Community Center and Lubbock County Voices Coalition/Starcare will be hosting their 5th Annual Back 2 School Kickoff and Zero Alcohol Youth Conference (Z.A.Y.C.) on Saturday, August 23, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.
United Blood Services in Lubbock will kick off its 2014 Labor of Love Blood Drive starting this weekend.
The Annual Lubbock Gay Pride festival will be held on August 23rd at the TTU United Supermarkets Arenas' City Bank Conference Room from 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
Work is being done on sewer manholes in the intersection and is expected to take 72 hours to complete. The crews will close the intersection on Saturday morning and will work around the clock to complete the work.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is scheduled to make repairs to the center median barrier along South Loop 289, between University and Indiana Avenues beginning Monday, August 25, after morning rush.
An Airman assigned to Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico was found deceased in base housing here at approximately 8 a.m. Thursday.
As the academic year begins, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding all drivers to watch out for children walking to and from school or waiting for school buses.
Red Raider Meats, a part of the Meat Science and Muscle Biology program of the Department of Animal and Food Sciences at Texas Tech University, is hosting its fourth annual Red Raider Meats BBQ Cookoff on Sept. 5-6.
The suspects pulled up through the McDonalds drive thru window, waved a gun at the clerk, demanded cash and fled the scene.
Phil Warren, Superintendent of SISD, has announced his plans for retirement at the end of the 2014-2015 school year.
This change to the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast program will provide breakfast and lunch to all children on the campuses listed below, at no charge, and will eliminate the collection of meal applications for free and reduced-price meals.
Neighbors told police the suspect would repeatedly come out and fire a handgun from the porch.
Family and friends will say goodbye this weekend to a former Wichita Falls family killed in a small plane crash last weekend near Ranger, Texas.
A home in South Abilene is really a city pumping station that moves around eight million gallons of water each day.
Witnesses on the scene report the postal truck flipped over after one of its tires blew out.
School officials report the scam is using the Midland College's seal and bank routing number on phony checks.
More storms expected Friday afternoon with favorable chances across the western South Plains. High temps in the 90s continue through the start of our next work week. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more on your weekend forecast.
After a decade of being in your homes giving you the news across the South Plains, Evan Onstot is moving out West.
Julie Rhodes has battled ALS for 5 years. She is nearing the end of her prognosis. The Shepherds House dedicated their Ice Bucket Challenge to Julie.
Dr. Thomas Michael Dixon is accused of paying David Neal Shepard $9,000 in silver bars to kill Dr. Joseph Sonnier. The Lubbock pathologist was found shot and stabbed to death in his Lubbock home in July of 2012.
A committee of local Republican leaders chose Dustin Burrows to be the GOP candidate for District 83 State Representative.
Tulia Police Officer Anthony Longoria and K-9 Mirko recently made more drug arrests after three recent traffic stops.
Bridget Faulkenberry has been named the new director of the Parks and Recreation Department
The hit-and-run occurred in the parking lot at the Wal-Mart store located at 1911 Marsha Sharp Freeway on July 23, 2014.
During the vehicle search, police discovered 999 pouches of synthetic marijuana and $78,180 in cash.
A Lubbock woman, Sheila Griffin, released surveillance video Wednesday of a hit and run crash in her front yard on August 17. The video shows a crash in the 6300 block of 7th Street during the early morning hours.
AAA Travel projects 34.7 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, the highest volume for the holiday since 2008 and a 1.3 percent increase over 2013.