Just a day after a man in Dallas became the first-ever diagnosed with Ebola on US soil, University Medical Center in Lubbock says they feared they had an Ebola patient as well, just a few weeks ago.
Every September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Midland firefighters were called to the home of Felix Hinojosa on to recover a parrot from a tree.
After a Shallowater-ISD school bus crashed Monday morning, DPS was reached for safety of school buses and use of seat belts.
The concert was scheduled for June but had to be postponed until October 2nd.
In 2010 the City of Lubbock bought 23 houses that began sinking into the roadway. Today those three lots are now a miniature park.
Protesters hung sheets made into signs Wednesday on the campus of Texas Tech - including areas such as Memorial Circle and the Geosciences building. The message was “no means no.”
United Supermarkets will donate $4,000 worth of school supplies to Post Elementary to help provide relief after the school was recently destroyed by a fire.
Mayor Glen Robertson said this week a new confidentiality policy adopted by the city’s Electric Utility Board infringes on the City Council’s right to conduct the city’s business.
The heavy rains that fell in September have helped Lake J.B. Thomas climb to its highest level in over 30 years.
Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl allegedly kidnapped by her noncustodial mother 12 years ago, was recovered safely Tuesday in Mexico, and her mother was arrested there, said Dan Powers, San Antonio FBI assistant special agent in charge.
Julia Pierson, the first female director of the Secret Service, resigned her post Wednesday after a fence jumper gained access to the White House on Sept. 19 and a subsequent congressional inquiry uncovered other security lapses.
A Lubbock jury found Shelly Blair guilty of aggravated assault on public servant Wednesday.
Lubbock Power and Light customers can expect a base rate increase on their electric bills starting this month.
Lubbock is ranked 4th overall in the nation when it comes to conditions for individuals with disabilities, according to WalletHub.
Some school-age children have been in contact with the U.S. Ebola patient being treated in Dallas, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday.
The Affordable Care Act suffered a fresh legal setback on Wednesday, when a federal judge in Oklahoma ruled that the federal government could not provide insurance subsidies to customers in states that declined to set up their own marketplaces under the federal health care law.
Total economic contributions of the Texas forest sector include $30.3 billion in industry output, supporting more than 130,600 jobs; and continues to be one of the top ten manufacturing sectors in the state.
This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the Race for the Cure here in Lubbock area.
The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual event to celebrate the area harvest with a Harvest Luncheon sponsored by Bayer CropScience (FiberMax) on Wed., Oct. 1, at the Bayer Museum of Agriculture.
A Lubbock County grand jury on Tuesday indicted David Ramos, 52, of Slaton for aggravated sexual assault of a child.
The combination of rain events throughout the summer, increases in surface water supplies, and seasonally lower water usage patterns in the coming fall months were major factors in the decision.
The Texas DPS, in advance of the upcoming November election, will be offering Saturday hours at select driver license offices to issue Election Identification Certificates (EIC) only beginning Oct. 11 through Nov. 8.
The Texas Department of Public Safety, along with Shallowater authorities, were on the scene of a school bus crash Wednesday morning. UPDATED
Our first day of October will feel a bit like summer as high temperatures are expected to soar well into the 80s and low 90s Wednesday afternoon. A strong cold front will bring a BIG change in temperatures for the remainder of the work week. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
KAMC's Lauren Matter covers the final gubernatorial debate between Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis in Dallas.
After a rescheduled date, and months of anticipation, Paul McCartney's "Out There" tour will finally hit the Hub City...likely to be one of the biggest names in music that Lubbock's ever hosted. If you're headed to the show, here's what you should know beforehand.
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.
A carriage dispute between Suddenlink Communications and Viacom is forcing the removal of several popular cable channels from the lineup.
Officials said Tuesday a child from Odessa has been taken to a Lubbock hospital to be treated for Enterovirus.
The Symphonic Wind Ensemble of the Texas Tech University School of Music will perform the world premiere of "Cloud of Witnesses," a 9-minute piece from composer and electric guitarist D.J. Sparr.
More than 140 South Plains military veterans, guardians and staff will leave Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, on the third annual South Plains Honor Flight trip to Washington, D.C.
The new location of the Resale Center will be 1505 34th St. in between Interstate 27 and Ave. Q.
A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States
LISD and ECISD officials have investigating reports of a fight after the Coronado High School football game against the Permian Panthers Friday night in Ratliff Stadium.
The First Friday Art Trail works to promote art and outreach within the community of Lubbock by providing an opportunity to enjoy fine art and entertainment.
Christine Anderson, internationally renowned solo handbell artist from California, will be the clinician for a handbell festival at Second Baptist Church, 6109 Chicago Ave., Lubbock, Texas 79424 on Saturday, Oct. 4.
In effort to bring families together at the dinner table we are highlighting mothers and sons at this special event.
The Slaton Police Department is looking for a suspect in an attempted abduction that happened Monday night.
A Kentucky high school was placed on lockdown Tuesday after one student was shot and injured, a police spokesperson says, according to CBS affiliate WLKY.
A Lubbock Police Officer, Mike Matsik, testified Tuesday against the woman accused of nearly killing him with a car.
Lubbock Fire Rescue responded to a house fire Tuesday in the 4500 block of 18th Street.
Texas Rangers were called to investigate an early Saturday morning death of a man in Anton. The Hockley County Sheriff responded to the scene to find Kevin Alcerro-Funez was killed.
KAMC's Allison Morrison & Kristen Currie weed out the facts from the fibs in today's health news. Today's topics: antibiotics & childhood obesity, benefits vs. risks of opioids, and information on implanted medical devices.
A 28-year-old was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries following an accident early Tuesday morning.
Denver City Police are looking for 84-year-old Socorro Pagan.
As the dry-line shifts east, so do the storm chances. Today's forecast calls for a 20% chance of thunderstorms developing over the eastern South Plains & Rolling Plains -- a few of those storms likely to have the potential to turn severe. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
The Lubbock Fire Department and Hazmat crew members worked to contain a hydrochloric acid vapor leak inside a local chemical company. Hazmat officials say this incident was a minor one, but they're always prepared in case a major leak arises.
Police have a suspect in custody for the murder of another man Saturday morning in Anton, Texas.
On Monday, September 29, 2014; Julie Mya Brooks was reported missing to the New Mexico State Police. UPDATED