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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
The statewide average for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel in the Lone Star State is now $3.28, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.
Nancy Neill with Lubbock Parks and Rec joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about the 5th Annual Back 2 School Kickoff.
An oil field accident Tuesday near Westbrook killed two men and has left another man recovering in a Lubbock Hospital.
The Tigers were asked by the rock band to join them on stage at their choir Monday night at the City Bank Auditorium.
Median household income has been on the rise for the past three years, climbing 3.8% to $53,891 in June, according to newly released data by Sentier Research.
Legacy Elementary is located at 6424 Kemper Avenue, half a mile north of Erskine Avenue on North Milwaukee Avenue.
The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 21, at the Lubbock-Cooper Performing Arts Center, 16302 Loop 493 in Lubbock. It starts at 5:30 p.m.
The lawsuit filed in Lubbock by the State of Texas against the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission was thrown out of court Wednesday.
The Family Resource Center, located on the third floor of the hospital, will provide support for families and caretakers of patients at Covenant Children's.
Texas Tech University's Center for Active Learning and Undergraduate Engagement (CALUE) will host the third annual Red Raider Palapalooza on Aug. 21 as part of Raider Welcome Week.
A Scurry County teenager was killed Wednesday, August 20, around 8:30 a.m. in a one vehicle accident along County Road 4153 near Hermleigh.
Another round of storms expected Thursday afternoon -- favorable for areas west of I-27. KAMC's Kristen Currie has details on the timing of today's storms and a look at this week's temperatures.
A 3-year-old, whose spent a lot of her life in and out of hospitals, is more than deserving of a week at Disney World.
Garza County judge Lee Norman remembers his friend George Wilke, a well known farmer from Post. George died, and his brother Robert was critically injured after a three vehicle accident on Highway 207 Tuesday evening.
A construction worker was the victim of a hit & run collision Wednesday afternoon near the intersection of Woodrow Road and Highway 87.
Increase in vinyl-record sales show music listeners are now listening to music on record players. Ralph Record Player's shared how the increase has helped keep them in business.
The Lubbock VFW needs help right now. Their members are getting older and that makes the logistics of getting them altogether harder.
Lubbock Land Company announced a transition in leadership, naming Sharon Arthur as the President of Lubbock Land Management this week.
A couple said they are saddened and disturbed after finding a dead dog in their dumpster.
The university had to get creative when it came to finding a place to house their growing student population.
Lubbock Fire Rescue asked for the public’s help Wednesday concerning the townhouse fire Tuesday afternoon in the 5000 block of 27th Street.
he Lubbock Economic Development Alliance (LEDA) announced the creation of 55 new jobs at a press conference on Wednesday, August 20. The additional jobs come as a result of the expansion of two local businesses in the Lubbock community.