Former Representative and current candidate for District 28 State Senator Delwin Jones was hospitalized Saturday at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. Covenant confirmed that Jones, 90, was in serious condition.
Sharp Shooters opens Lubbock Shooting Complex in Lynn County. Owners said the range is something gun enthusiasts need.
Lubbock Police on Monday released surveillance images of a suspect and his pickup truck from an early Saturday morning hit and run at 50th Street and Belton Avenue.
A suspect died after an officer-involved shooting Sunday in the Armstrong County Jail.
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On Tuesday, September 2, TxDOT will close the northbound US 87 exit ramp to Woodrow Road (CR 7600) to traffic for an extended period to safely build the new exit ramp and frontage road approaching Woodrow Road.
Two people are dead following a small plane crash near the Abilene Regional Airport early Sunday evening, according to the Abilene Fire Department.
The City of Lubbock will spend up to $1.1 million for a water pipeline from the corner of Marshall Street and Slide Road to the Northwest Water Reclamation Plant – a distance of roughly two miles.
The City of Lubbock is asking construction companies to bid on nine street projects.
Lubbock Fire Rescue responded to the Woodcrest Apartments Sunday afternoon near 66th Street and Chicago Avenue.
Lubbock County Criminal District Attorney Matt Powell responded in court records last week to a lawsuit by the Texas Home School Coalition.
A national protest against PBS has gained some attention in Lubbock within the last few days.
The same man who created the Jesus Tattoo advertising campaign in Lubbock released a follow-up campaign last week called Death Row Jesus.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Saturday on US 287, yielding over sixteen pounds of marijuana valued at over $74,000.
The Red Raiders beat the Central Arkansas Bears 42-35, to win the 2014 season opener.
Tailgate Express is run by John English, 23, who got the idea while tailgating once. His team will be working every home TTU game.
A motorcycle driver was transported to the hospital with serious injuries after a traffic accident in South Lubbock Saturday afternoon. UPDATE
The Buddy Holly Center is excited to announce Buddy’s 78th Birthday Bash in honor of Lubbock’s most famous son, Buddy Holly. Patrons are invited to tour the Center on September 6th – 7th, 2014.
Police respond to a gunshot victim late Friday night at 66th Street and Avenue P. UPDATE
Texas Tech University’s Rec Sports will host its annual triathlon sponsored by the Texas Tech Federal Credit Union. The triathlon takes place at 7:30 a.m. Saturday (Sep. 7) at the Robert H. Ewalt Student Recreation Center, located on Main Street just east of Indiana Avenue.
The Lindsey Callaway Toy Drive Dance is at 8 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Elks Lodge #1348, 3409 Milwaukee Ave. Admission is one new, unwrapped toy, with all proceeds benefiting the patients at Covenant Children's.
Matador Ranch will welcome back members of its "ranch family" at their Cowboy Reunion on Saturday, August 30.
Voting locations will reopen on Tuesday, September 2. Early voting for the special election will be available until Friday, September 5.
A federal judge ruled Friday it is unconstitutional to force abortion clinics to become surgical centers in the state of Texas.
Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson will host a Coffee with the Mayor on Tuesday, September 2nd from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
The City of Lubbock Health Department will hold vaccination clinics for both adults and children during the week of September 2, 2014.
City of Lubbock offices will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2.
Discover the Dinosaurs, a hands on exhibit including over 40 animatronic, museum quality dinosaur replicas, and Ice Age mammals continues at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center August, 30th & 31st.
The affected product was produced at Kraft's manufacturing facility in Springfield, Missouri. The packages are labeled with "Best When Used By" dates of Feb. 20, 2015, and Feb, 21, 2015.
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A total of four Texas Tech head coaches awarded extensions or new contracts.
Ahead of the first Friday night for football, Lubbock ISD talks about the team on the sidelines that's there to help in case of an injury.
Clyde Scott and Tanya Richards moved to Lubbock nine years ago when Hurricane Katrina devastated their hometown. Nearly a decade later, they want to go back home.
Gregory James Flohr, 54, of Phoenix, AZ pleaded guilty Friday in Lubbock to one count of transportation of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography.
Mayor Glen Robertson will host a Coffee with the Mayor on Tuesday, September 2nd from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
City of Lubbock offices will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2
This year marks the 60th anniversary of one of Texas Tech University’s most storied traditions––the Masked Rider.
On Thursday, August 28, 2014, at approximately 6:01 am officers from the New Mexico Motor Transportation Police Division and New Mexico State Police responded to the scene of a two-vehicle crash
The Campaign for Fearless Champions was unveiled Friday, just before season kickoff.
Lubbock Fire had to perform a water rescue after a car flooded and stalled out in Mackenzie Park with a man still inside.
The Lubbock City Council received an update Thursday night on the Omni Building. The City of Lubbock entered into a contract of sale on July 10, 2014, to potentially purchase the Omni Building and related properties.
Urgent Appeal for all negative and O positive blood types. Blood donations are being requested at United Blood Services.
By 5:54 pm there were 117 homes or businesses without power according to the Lubbock Power & Light website. UPDATED for rescue in Mackenzie Park.
A child suffered “moderate” injuries when an SUV hit a bicycle at about 4:00 pm.
Hospice of Lubbock needs direct patient volunteers. To be certified as a direct patient volunteer, one must complete 16 hours of training offered by Hospice of Lubbock staff to prepare for sharing this special end-of-life time with our Hospice of Lubbock patients and families.
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services Lubbock County is among 20 counties in 2014 with confirmed cases of West Nile Virus. UPDATED
Local small businesses say Texas Tech home games bring more customers through their doors.
More than 600 school districts including the Lubbock ISD had sued the state over the issue of funding. UPDATED
AAA Texas reported Thursday that retail gasoline prices across the state had dropped by 2 cents this week