The Lubbock County Detention Center is monitoring each new inmate for Ebola. The jail started to implement new measures on Friday, the day after EMS and Hazmat responded to a suspected case of Ebola which turned out to be a false alarm. Chief Deputy Cody Scott said the jail is doing this as a proactive measure.
A single-car crash Sunday night along Interstate 20 in Midland killed a man, police said.
Dr. Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, will speak Monday evening and Tuesday afternoon in Abilene as the a guest of the Abilene Interfaith Council and the Logsdon School of Theology at Hardin Simmons University.
Amarillo Police were investigating the report of a possible kidnapping Monday morning. The report turned out to be false.
Lubbock Police released a surveillance image early Monday afternoon related to the September 29 robbery of Valero convenience store, 2017 50th Street.
Plainview Police said two men were airlifted to a Lubbock hospital with stab wounds Sunday night.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, has increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of October.
The bodies were found in four locations, and a suspect "continues to provide information of possible locations, not just in Gary but in other parts of northwest Indiana,"
Building Dreams is the only major fundraiser of the year for Family Promise, and the gala evening will be held on Thursday, November 13th.
Two people died after two separate crashes over the weekend, according to information from the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement after 43 Texans were cleared from a 21-day monitoring period.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Monday morning released new Ebola quarantine numbers at a news conference.
We'll kick off the new work week with a 20% chance of storms Monday evening... bumped to 30% by Wednesday. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more details on this week's 7Day forecast.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Texas. The American Heart Association says following the "Simple 7" can lower your risk of heart attack
Texas Tech said football player Jakeem Grant was recovering after an early morning incident off-campus.
The City of Lubbock will consider four proposals to annex land to the southwest of the current city limits. All four proposals will be the subject of a public hearing Thursday, 5:30 pm, in the City Council Chambers.
Texas Tech recently announced record-high enrollment for the fall of 2014, and it would appear from public records that developers expect that growth to continue.
Lubbock will host the Silver Spur Gun and Blade Show on October 25 - 26.
FirstCare, co-owned by Covenant Health System and Hendrick Health System, opened a new enrollment center last week at 1901 West Loop 289 in Lubbock.
The Lubbock City Council will consider new restrictions on cigarette smoking and other tobacco products this week.
Four men pleaded guilty last week in Lubbock federal court related to a large methamphetamine drug ring. Two of them face as much as life in prison.
Local officials remind voters that a photo ID is required for the November 4 election. (Story includes list of early voting locations for Lubbock County)
The new protocols that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are developing for health care workers treating patients with Ebola will be "much more stringent."
Lubbock Fire Rescue and the Lubbock Professional Fire Fighters Association are preparing for their 2nd Annual Operation Warm Fire Fighters Coats for Kids Program.
The Texas Tech Red Raider football team defeated the Kansas Jayhawks by a final score of 34 to 21 Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock.
The 45th Annual Sausage Fest kicked off this Saturday at Saint Joseph Hall.
Parkway Pharmacy celebrated their grand opening as Parkway Health Mart Pharmacy.
Abilene Police said Allen Lane Hickman, 58, was shot and killed early Friday morning in a neighborhood close to to downtown Abilene.
The Texas Department of Public Safety said Trevor Gilbert, 23, lost his life early Friday morning when his motorcycle veered off a roadway and hit a fence.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Thursday on IH-40, yielding over six pounds of cocaine valued at over $187,000.
A Lubbock billiards team will host an 8-ball event Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Copper Caboose, 50th and Avenue Q, to raise money for the local chapter of Komen for the Cure.
Odessa Police arrested a driver Thursday night and accused him of going 105 miles per hour with a baby in the back seat.
The City of Lubbock Health Department will hold vaccination clinics for both adults and children at the following locations during the week of October 20, 2014:
Texas election officials can go ahead and enforce a controversial voter identification law opposed by the Obama administration and civil rights groups, the U.S. Supreme Court said early Saturday.
The U.S. experience with Ebola is generating commentary that is both prudent and outrageous.
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When Yellow Cab closed their doors Monday, Tech was left scrambling. Not only was it the last taxi company in the city, they were also the company that handled The "Safe Rides" program at Tech.
A student at North Ridge elementary school has been diagnosed with enterovirus. The school notified all parents of the sick student on Thursday.
A Lubbock Police Officer was honored this week after he was injured in the line of duty while helping with an Amber Alert case.
Tech Goes Hollywood is the theme of this year's homecoming at Texas Tech.
Gov. Rick Perry announced the first recommendations issued by the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response on Friday.
The Historic Redeemer Lutheran Church in the Heart of Lubbock Neighborhood will host a free Trunk or Treat event on Friday, October 31 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
Rep. Randy Neugebauer is joining with 12 other Members of Congress from Texas in urging the Obama Administration to instate an immediate ban on travel to Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone.
Seth Roberts was served a warrant for the September 2, 2014 aggravated robbery of Subway, 4923 34th Street, while still in jail on unrelated charges.
Lubbock’s local unemployment rate dropped from 4.3 percent in August to 3.8 percent in September according to the Texas Workforce Commission.
The Texas economy added 36,400 seasonally adjusted total nonfarm jobs in September. Over the year, Texas added 413,700 total non-farm jobs, the largest gain over a 12-month period ever recorded in the Lone Star State.
For 45 years now, a secret-recipe German sausage has been served in Slaton at Saint Joseph Hall.
The Texas Veterans Commission has been named as one of the recipients of a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Highly Rural Transportation Grant, which will provide more than $1 million to 22 counties throughout Texas.
Secretary of State Nandita Berry reminds Texans about Early Voting In-person early voting for General Election runs Oct. 20-31.
TxDOT’s Fan Van will serve up sober driving message while tailgating outside the Jones AT&T Stadium