The family of Amy Reyna filed a lawsuit Thursday against Denver City police and other officials claiming excessive force and wrongful death.
On Thursday Lana Bear Moore, who is running for the District 1 seat on City Council, spoke of her concerns with Lubbock Power and Light in front of LP&L's administrative building on 13th Street and Avenue L.
We spoke with an emergency room doctor, Lubbock Police and an educator who all say the first line of defense against this drug is education.
The Texas Boys Ranch is spending $80,000 to open an emergency shelter which will house 16 abused and neglected children on the south plains.
In the last year, two Supreme Court cases are shaping the way higher education is looking at Affirmative Action. Texas Tech is trying to stay one step ahead of admitting and diversifying their students.
A Lubbock man who pleaded guilty to murdering two people on Wednesday morning will be serving two life sentences; he will be eligible for parole in 30 years.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Wednesday on IH-40, yielding over 22 pounds of methamphetamine valued at over $816,000.
On Thursday afternoon Lubbock Police released information about a third overnight shooting.
A man died shortly after a shooting late Wednesday night in East Lubbock. UPDATED for police statement. 911 Audio added 4/24/14 3:14 pm.
Climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe was named one of TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential people of 2014.
A Crime Stoppers reward of $250 was announced Thursday for information leading to the whereabouts of Andrew Peña, 26, of Plainview. His family also added another $500 for a total reward of $750.
Mayor Glen Robertson and local media outlets were accused Thursday morning of racial prejudices and smearing Lubbock Power & Light Director Gary Zheng. UPDATED for statement by Zheng.
Two people are facing charges of selling counterfeit products at a local flea market.
Dr. Britt Bostick of Abbeville Dentistry joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their 4th Annual Dentistry from the Heart Event.
Lubbock police are investigating a late night shooting.
A retired Revenue Officer is sharing a what happened to one of his friends in hopes that he can keep a similar scam from happening to others.
For two weeks, students at one Frenship middle school gave it all they had to raise money for Make-A-Wish.
The man sought for shooting two people Sunday morning in Gaines County has been arrested according to the Gaines County Sheriff’s Department.
The man accused of viciously beating a Dairy Queen employee in February was arrested Wednesday, according to the family of one victim. UPDATE for name of suspect.
On Wednesday the Texas DPS released an additional written statement concerning the shooting death of Leonel Monroy, 20, on Highway 87 just south of 82nd Street.
Researchers at Texas Tech are working to attract new companies for research and development of wind energy technology.
Following a nationwide search, Texas Tech University has named W. Brent Lindquist as dean of the College of Arts & Sciences
The Lubbock Economic Development Alliance (LEDA) announced the creation of 236 new jobs at a press conference Wednesday afternoon.
22-year-old Ericka Neiblas says she was crossing the street early Sunday morning when a car ran over her. She is at UMC recovering from serious injuries.
Chelsie Young with RaiderThon joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the event.
New study done by "Progress Texas" shows 93 percent support lessening the punishment for use of marijuana.
The KAMC Storm Team has declared Wednesday a 'SEVERE WEATHER ALERT DAY' due to the possibility of severe storms developing over the Rolling Plains this afternoon. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details on when and where these storms may initiate.
Wesley Dotson with the Burkhart Center joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about this years Walk for Autism Awareness.
District 3 City Councilman Todd believes the City of Lubbock would eventually save money by creating a new training division at city hall.
Ron Roberts introduces us to this month's Mrs. Baird's Teachers on the Rise winners.
Select-A-Seat Lubbock walked us through the options for purchasing Paul McCartney tickets.
Businesses in the area are being covered in graffiti and most of it is legal, according to the city codes department.
Nobody likes to go to a park and have to walk around trash, that's why Keep Lubbock Beautiful is starting a program to get you involved in keeping the city clean by Adopting a Spot.
Lubbock-based J&B Industrial Services has been chosen by WorkForce Solutions of the South Plains, a service that helps people find work, to represent the South Plains in a statewide competition.
Friends and family of Alfredo Arriaga, 59, who was killed in an auto accident on Saturday, have set up an account at Aim Bank to receive donations.
Texas Tech University will mark its annual celebration of sustainability and community this week, concluding with Arbor Day on April 25.
Select-A-Seat ticket outlets at The United Family stores will not sell tickets for Sir Paul McCartney’s in the United Spirit Arena.
Jennifer Simek with the Lubbock Arboretum joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming plant sale.
The Coronado Mustangs will be looking for a new football coach after KLBK learned that Kent Jackson is leaving to take the head coaching Job at Seminole.
On Thursday, Lubbock City Council could vote to approve a little more than a million dollars to be used on improvements to North University.
The Texas Department of Public Safety released the name of the man who was shot and killed Sunday morning by a state Trooper just south of 82nd Street and Highway 87.
The Texas Department of Transportation will close the northbound and southbound main lanes of Interstate 27 from mile marker 9 to mile marker 11 on Tuesday afternoon.
Dozens of Paul McCartney fans lined up at the Lubbock Civic Center Monday for wristbands that will enter them into a lottery for concert tickets.
A San Angelo man, 31-year-old Robert A. Rendon, has been charged with three counts of attempted capital murder following a shooting incident with a Fredericksburg Police Officer.
Expect a mostly dry start of the week across the South Plains.
Candidates from City Council Districts 1, 3, and 5 will be present. All but two candidates have confirmed their participation in Monday’s event.
Nancy Sharp with Lubbock ISD joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about OL Slaton students learning about the voting process.
Lubbock-Cooper Superintendent Pat Henderson joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the 2014 bond election.
David and Randal Guinn, of Idalou, will lace up Monday morning to run the 2014 Boston Marathon, in honor of the victims of last year's bombing at the finish line. For Randal, this will be his first time in the race. But David, who ran back in 2011, last year's explosions hit a little too close to home.
The Texas Tech baseball team won its 1,000th all-time home game.
The Lubbock ISD Board of Trustees will meet Thursday morning to consider, among other things, hiring a Principal for Smylie Wilson Middle School
A driver was shot and killed during a traffic stop early Sunday morning.
On Saturday Les Macias, the father of a boy who was killed by a drunk driver while riding his horse, told Everythinglubbock.com that a grand jury recently issued a "no bill" against the man who hit his child.
Lubbock will consider more projects to improve North University Avenue on Thursday.
The City of Lubbock plans to repair the Fiestas Del Llano building, an East Lubbock gateway and emergency housing repair for low-income homeowners.
The Texas Attorney General is trying to convince a U.S. District Court Judge in Lubbock to not throw out its lawsuit against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
The Texas Department of Transportation will bring its “Lotería” truck to Lubbock on May 3 as part of a statewide campaign to discourage drunken driving.
This coming week the Lubbock Economic Development Alliance will announce three “expansion projects” that will create 250 new jobs and more than $3.5 million on new capital investment.
Police are looking for Andrew Peña, 26, who went missing on April 6 according to the Plainview Daily Herald.
The Texas Department of Public Safety released details on two deadly crashes over the weekend.
7th Ranked Longhorns Just A Bit To Strong For The Red Raiders
Red Raider senior breaks Tech 5,000-meter record with dominant performance at Mt. SAC Relays
Cierra White breaks meet record in 100-meter dash
Texas Tech right-hander tosses first seven-inning shutout of her career in 1-0 victory Saturday
The Red Raiders earn back-to-back series sweeps for the first time since 2002
Sophomore Lady Raider breaks school hurdle record at Mt. SAC Relays
The top female bowlers in the state will compete at the 77th Annual Texas State United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Women’s Championship Tournament in Lubbock...
The City of Lubbock Health Department will hold vaccination clinics for both adults and children at the following locations during the week of April 21, 2014:
Beginning Monday, April 21, Lone Star Dirt and Paving, under contract with the City of Lubbock, will begin maintenance work on Quaker Avenue.
South Plains Electric Cooperative will host the Operation Round Up Scholarship Banquet.
Lubbock's rate of unemployement is 3.9%, compared to 4.3% in February.
While she never killed or seriously injured someone, 51 year old Rex Anne Baker was sentenced to 78 years by a Lubbock County judge on Thursday. She had at least 7 D.W.I.s on her record, and a slew of other charges.
Every year one Lubbock family hosts a yard sale to raise money that they then donate in the memory of their son, who died after being born premature. But this year's sale almost did not happen after their trailer of donated items was stolen.
Amiee Ruel with Lubbock Parks and Rec joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about Friday Nights Kids' Fiesta.
Sandi Turner with Sondra's Song joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about Leigh Anne Tuohy being a guest speaker at one of their upcoming events.
Spring is in full swing, as you start cleaning its important to remember to go through and clean out your medicine cabinet as well.
LIteracy Lubbock is hosting their 7th Annual Dinner and Syle Show on April 24th.
Tickets available for fan club members only Thursday morning.
Annette Sykora talks about her family's ties to West on the one year anniversary of the fertilizer plant explosion.
Some new numbers released today from a new Texas Tech survey showing some very interesting findings about where Texans stand politically on issues like gay marriage, immigration and who will be the next Governor of Texas.
The Department of Public Safety has released their annual Texas gang threat assessment.
DPS officers said a seat belt was the reason 53 year old James Gordey was alive today, after a horrific accident on 84 Wednesday night.
Councilman Victor Hernandez held a meeting Wednesday night for citizens in North Lubbock to discuss and ask questions about the proposed travel stop.
A man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother 13 years ago at a home in Corpus Christi was executed by Texas prison officials Wednesday.
Make-A-Wish's annual fundraising gala, Waltzing for Wishes, took place in March.
One victim rushed to the hospital.
A recent algae bloom in lakes and ponds all around the South Plains are causing fish to die. While some communities are cleaning them it, Ransom Canyon is not.
Elizabeth Mata and Samantha Gonzalez received full scholarships to the university.
The Lubbock Independent School District received word this morning that Lubbock High School (LHS) has been chosen by the Washington Post as one of the most challenging high schools in the United States.
Authorities believe Corey Johnson is responsible for the death of Jalen White of Marshall, Texas.
Police released dashcam video Wednesday related to the high-speed chase that resulted in the arrest of Robert Andrew Ramirez, 23, of Lubbock.
A high-ranking official in the House of Yahweh is in custody on charges that he threatened to kill a local judge, along with members of a law firm hired by the House of Yahweh for legal representation.
Texas Tech President Duane Nellis announced Wednesday morning at the Buddy Holly Center that Paul McCartney will perform June 14 in the United Spirit Arena. UPDATED with video.
Wednesday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
A police chase ended dramatically Tuesday afternoon with a pickup truck on top of a police car near 66th Street and Interstate 27. UPDATED 4/16/14 9:09 am
Fire investigators are working to identify the cause of an overnight apartment fire on Lubbock's east side.
Tuesday, the Electric Utility Board voted to move the street lights back into the city's budget.
A press conference to officially announce the concert at the United Spirit Arena is expected Wednesday morning.
Police have released a statement on the Tuesday car chase that led police through Cooke Park after trying to stop suspect Chazric Simms, 18, an escapee from a community correction facility.
Small busineses expand for many different reasons but owner of "Tom and Bingo's BBQ" says he just wants people to enjoy their BBQ more.
A baffling virus, that has already killed millions of baby pigs, is driving up the price of pork and putting local restaurants in a bind.
Return Deadline You have until midnight to file your 2013 income tax return or face penalties
The woman shown in a viral video for her safety presentation on a Southwest Airlines flight is from Lubbock.
If you've ever had to make a 911 call in an emergency, odds are you've been greeted by a steady voice at the other end ready to help. This week is dedicated to saying thanks.
Lubbock ISD and David L. Miller, creator of a religious ad that was not allowed to be shown at Lowrey Field, filed new court records Monday.
Lubbock Power & Light earned positive marks from Fitch Ratings, specifically an A+ credit rating, but it comes with two warnings.
A new energy management program cuts the districts energy costs and will continue to do so over the next ten years.
A Plainview student and her father are filing a lawsuit and a request for a temporary restraining order against Plainview ISD and the Plainview police.
Candidates for Lubbock City Council District 3 will have a forum Thursday, 7:00 pm, at Redeemer Church, 66th Street & Elgin Avenue.
Flatlands Dance Theatre presents "Collide." The show is a collaboration of artists and art forms.
Tuesday's Viral Video on KLBK This Morning.
The ongoing drought has beef prices at a 27-year-high and Beck's Quality Meatland is having a difficult time offering their customers good deals.
This week The Texas Lottery Commission will discuss allowing confirmation screens for pull-tabs in bingo halls
Kyle Vernon, a Crosbyton Middle School science teacher and a captain in the Civil Air Patrol, was honored this weekend for his work using aerospace education as a teaching tool in the classroom.
On Tuesday, Lubbock Power & Light’s Electric Utility Board will discuss the idea of removing the cost of street lights from its budget. It’s a move that could save LP&L roughly $3 million per year, but that forces the City to find those funds elsewhere.
ed Raiders ranked No. 24 in USA Today Coaches’ poll and No. 25 in NCBWA poll
Gutierrez batted .533 (8-for-15) with a home run and seven RBI in four games last week
City Council District 3 candidate Maurice Stanley held a press conference Monday where he donated questionably raised campaign funds to a local charity.
A $1 million gift was announced Monday morning to Texas Tech University's Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering from ConocoPhillips, according to a press release.
A Freeze Watch is in effect for all of the area on Tuesday morning as lows fall into the 20’s.
A group called Alström Angels set up eggs in Maxey Park to be found by their beeping sound instead of their bright colors or decorative designs.
Lubbock firefighters were called out to a house fire in the 2100 block of Date Avenue at 8:30 Monday morning.
“We could all use a little relief,” said Robert Taylor president of United Family.
Lubbock ISD's Nancy Sharp visits KLBK This Morning to talk about the upcoming Foundation for Excellence (FFE) Golf Tournament.
Danny Soliz with Workforce Solutions joins KLBK This Morning to talk about the upcoming job fair.
A woman has been arrested on six counts of murder after authorities found the bodies of seven infants packed into separate cardboard boxes at a home in Utah, police said.
The City of Lubbock will try to make the most of Lake Alan Henry by starting a Salt Cedar eradication program.
Red Raiders earned first Big 12 series sweep since 2011 – first time sweeping K-State since 2004
City Council District 3 candidate Maurice Stanley admits he put himself in a position to potentially violate campaign ethics laws. He is now trying to fix it.
It’s good news for local shopkeepers that collections have gone up. It means people are spending more money in local stores.
The Lubbock housing and construction market has rebounded considerably in the last four years but ...
A collaboration between Lubbock Power and Light and Catholic Family Services to help those who need help paying their bills.
“The event will give voice to the individuals who are homeless,” a written statement said.
A Gaines County Sheriff’s Department official report said the case was being treated as an industrial accident.
Longtime Lubbock newsman Paul R. Beane announced Friday he will retire from broadcasting. His daily commentary “The Way I See It” will run for the last time on April 30 on KFYO.
Resthaven Funeral Home & Cemetery will host an Easter Sunrise Service and celebration at 6:45 a.m., Sunday, April 20th at the empty tomb location, 5740 West 19th Street.
Offense gets revenge from last season with a 37-30 win over the defense
Texas Tech wins its first series over K-State since 2010
Red Raiders will look for their first Big 12 series win of the season at 12 p.m. Sunday
After the Red Raider defense came away with the win in the 2013 Spring game, the Offense got it's revenge with a 37-30 victory.
Councilmember Victor Hernandez will host a public meeting to discuss Love’s Travel Stops and Country Stores proposal for the southwest corner of I-27 and Regis Avenue.
South Plains Electric Cooperative is teaming up with Buckner International to ask employees and members to collect shoes for children in need.
Jane't Howey and Sheryl Estes, former Tech athletes, are bring luxury to tailgating.
The City of Lubbock Health Department will hold vaccination clinics for both adults and children at the following locations during the week of April 14, 2014:
Texas Tech is announcing a gift to the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering from ConocoPhillips Company on Monday.
Last month a fire destroyed the small town's Dairy Queen, and announce today they will not be rebuilding.
A video from the Thursday's Texas Tech football practice showing Coach Kingsbury and some players in a dance off has hundreds of thousands of views in the first day.