Legendary stuntman 'Big Ed' Beckley is in satisfactory condition at UMC, after a stunt gone wrong in N.M. Friday night nearly cost him his life.
Nissan's Play of the Game: Eric Gutierrez Solo Homerun
Big news for those of you who drive on Woodrow road by Lubbock Cooper High School. Lubbock County will spend thousands on widening the road and adding a right turn lane.
Texas Tech Senior Is First Honoree Since 2008 To Earn First, Second Or Third Team
Kirsch extended hit streak to 14 games while batting .412 (7-for-17) with seven RBI last week
Tech moves into USA Today Coaches' Poll for the first time since 2005 with a No. 23 ranking
A relationship expert interviewed 10,000 happily married couples from 110 countries around the world and found they had six things in common.
Monday afternoon at the Lubbock High School library Laura Vinson announced her candidacy for the Lubbock-ISD Board of Trustees at-large position.
Having been accused of both paranoia and refusing access to public records, Lubbock County responded to concerns raised last week by attorney Rod Hobson.
DPS trooper stopped a 2013 Toyota Camry for speeding over 100 mph, on US 84 near Post in Garza County
enee Valencia was sentenced late Monday to life in prison for the 2010 shooting death of Zachary Matta, 22, outside the Daiquiri Lounge in 2200 block of Buddy Holly Avenue.
A warm and windy start to the work week but a strong cold front will cool us off by midweek. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
The Lubbock Fire Marshal's Office is looking for the cause of a late-night house fire.
The Lubbock Fire Department has been stressing the importance of changing your smoke detectors when you change your clocks for Daylight Saving Time. And tonight, they have proof of the importance.
Lubbock has the fourth-best unemployment rate statewide, according to numbers released by the Texas Workforce Commission.
The City of Lubbock will spend up to $5.5 million for micro-surfacing of streets.
The City of Lubbock wants to conduct an aquifer storage and recovery system study to improve its water supply system.
The Seminole Hospital District will break ground Tuesday on a $48.5 million expansion according to the Seminole Sentinel.
A Silver Alert was canceled for Benisio Davila; the search included Lubbock. But he was found safe.
Nicholas Blair was sentenced on Friday to nearly 20 years in prison after his conviction of child pornography.
The City of Littlefield’s debt was upgraded by Fitch Ratings to BBB- with a stable outlook. The rating is still not ideal...
Last week the Monsanto Fund announced a $2,500 donation to the Shallowater Future Farmers of America.
The LP&L Director was cleared of bid rigging but “should have known” there would be trouble according to an internal investigation.
Lubbock County Commissioners on Monday morning might declare March 10 as “a Day of Prayer and Fasting for Rain on the South Plains.”
The City of Lubbock is willing to compromise with Atmos Energy on the cost of a natural gas rate hike that was proposed in October.
Texas Tech ended an eleven-game losing streak to Texas with Saturday's 59-53 win.
Big news for the Texas Tech football program, the nation's top dual threat quarterback Jarrett Stidham has committed to play at Texas Tech.
You might not know it, but every time you walk into Covenant Women's and Children's Hospital, you have a responsibility.
A small but motivated group of protesters gathered outside Smokin J's on 50th St. Friday afternoon, picketing the shop's sale of synthetic marijuana. The substance is banned within the City of Lubbock, yet enforcement can be troublesome.
Kyle Farris and his fiance open their own restaurant in north Lubbock.
United Supermarkets, LLC (United) is not involved in the voluntary raw beef recall by Rancho Feeding Corporation, company officials said Friday afternoon.
After buying Lubbock-based United Supermarkets last September, grocery chain Albertson's announced another acquisition on Thursday.
Mayor Glen Robertson announced Friday afternoon that City Attorney Sam Medina resigned from the City of Lubbock. The resignation is effective March 13.
According to police, three adults and one child were left homeless.
A Lubbock man was found guilty of murder Friday afternoon after a week-long trial.
South Plains College hosted a ribbon-cutting and open house for the college’s new Cosmetology facility today (March 7) at 206 Clubview Drive.
The report – received by EverythingLubbock.com on Friday – revealed that talk of an FBI investigation was more than just rumor or mere conjecture late last year.
One Lubbock woman says her apartment shuts off her water without notice, regularly. She says just this week she said it was off for the better part of two days.
Texas Tech University will test its TechAlert! emergency communications system and outdoor siren system Wednesday (March 12).
We will end the work week with plenty of sunshine and highs in the 80s, but a late night cold front will bring in noticeable changes for the start of our weekend. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
Lubbock businessman Jeff Griffith on Thursday formally announced his candidacy for Lubbock City Council – District 3.
Former first daughter spoke to a sold out crowd at the Women's Club about her New York Times Best Seller and her travels around the world.
Tesla Motors announced last month that it would create a so-called “gigafactory” with up to 6,500 employees.
Daylight savings starts this weekend. The Lubbock Fire Department wants you to change your smoke detector batteries when you change your clocks. One local business is trying to help.
The College Board announced Wednesday they plan to revamp the SAT eliminating obscure words, making the essay portion optional, and withholding penalties for wrong answers in hopes of modernizing the college entrance exam.
A ribbon cutting ceremony at UMC was held today for the new Timothy J. Harnar Regional Burn Center.
Local business owners look to stop string of robberies and violence against Lubbock restaurants.
Dillman Elementary School in the Muleshoe ISD was evacuated Thursday afternoon after a bomb threat hoax.
An industrial accident at a Venture Chemical site in Terry County kills a 43-yr old demolition worker.
A Lubbock defense attorney claimed that surveillance video inside the Lubbock County Courthouse would clear his firm of allegations of witness tampering. But Lubbock County refuses to release it in an open records request.
Lubbock police released an in-car video of an early Thursday morning chase. At 1:26 am, an officer noticed a pickup chasing a Ford Mustang near 50th Street and Slide Road.
Patchy fog to start but prepare for a warm and sunny Thursday ahead. Highs will jump into the upper 60s and low 70s this afternoon before climbing close to 80 degrees on Friday. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
Attorney General, and GOP Candidate for Governor, Greg Abbott says he believes many values between Hispanics and GOP voters line up.
A Lubbock dentist is giving back.
Based on five factors, Lubbock was named the top city for professional women by Movoto Real Estate Blog.
Special Olympics of Texas kicked off their 'Spread the Word to End the Word' campaign today. They want to get rid of the R-Word.
Democracy doesn't come cheap. The runoff election will cost around $250,000, but with a total of eight runoffs this year, the cost comes with a better value.
In its' second year at competition, the team wants to be the best over all other Lubbock schools.
Laura Lappe with the West Texas Running Club joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar and Matt Posgai to talk about their upcoming race.
Isaac Flores with the Lubbock Boys and Girls Club joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar and Matt Posgai to talk about their upcoming fundraiser.
Our Tuesday morning cold front will keep today's highs in the mid-50s while kicking up winds +20mph. The good news is the cool off will not last long as we are already looking at 70s heading into Thursday afternoon. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more.
Red Raiders post season-high 17 hits in their eighth consecutive home victory
Greg Abbott won the Republican nomination Tuesday to run for Governor of Texas. He took more than 90% of the vote. At the same time Wendy Davis won the nomination to run for Governor as a Democrat.
Ann-Marie Carruth and Gary Vaughn will run against each other on the May 27th run-off election for the J.P. Precinct 4 seat.
Incumbent Mark Heinrich with serve a third term as Lubbock County Commissioner for Precinct 2, after a sound victory over opponent Jon David Bruegel in the March 4th Primary Election.
The results of early voting for Lubbock County are in and partial results for District 19 Congress have come in as well. UPDATED 9:48 PM
The Texas Secretary of State released voting results from the various counties, including Lubbock, that make up District 83.
On Tuesday police released a surveillance video of the Monday robbery of the Whataburger on 50 Street.
A Lubbock County sentenced David Watson, 23, to serve 10 years in prison for sexual assault.
You definitely do not have be in New Orleans to celebrate Mardi Gras on this Fat Tuesday. And to make it even better here in Lubbock, the celebration is helping out Meals on Wheels..
A warm and pleasant afternoon ahead as Tuesday's highs climb to the mid-60s under a mostly clear sky. An early morning cold front will bring in cooler temperatures Wednesday afternoon, but your forecast calls for a quick rebound to the 70s by Thursday. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
Nissan's Play of the Game: Golf Mode
The Lubbock County Elections Office wants to remind folks of all they need to know before they head to the polls on Tuesday.
A spokesman said LP&L can meet its deadlines for getting a new power source on line for the spring of 2019.
Lubbock Police released their annual report on traffic stops, broken down by race and ethnicity.
Congressman Randy Neugebauer presented Daniel Wilsford with a nomination to train at the Military Academy at West Point.
This year's flu numbers are down overall compared to last year, but one of this season's strains seems to be hitting one age group very hard.
Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson has stepped into the middle of the controversy swirling between Councilman Victor Hernandez and Attorney General Greg Abbott.
The Lubbock County Republican Party 2014 Precinct Conventions will be held Thursday
David Watson was accused of kidnapping a woman and forcing her into sexual acts while recording video of her. Monday, a Lubbock jury found the former Tech student guilty of sexual assault, but not kidnap.
Sadberry pitched seven innings without allowing an earned run in 2-1 win over No. 10 Rice
The political battle over possibly naming the Lesser Prairie-Chicken as an endangered or threatened species is not completely over.
BY: MICHELLE CASTILLO Infant sleep machines may be too loud, potentially damaging a baby's delicate hearing.
The Sweetwater Rattlesnake Round-Up is set for March 7th - March 9th.
Lubbock City Councilman Victor Hernandez issued an apology of sorts Monday morning.
A frigid start to the work week as Monday morning temperatures fall to the single digits and teens. From 30s Monday afternoon to 70s on Thursday, we are in for a week of mixed seasons. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
Here is a list of the six school delays on the South Plains on Monday, March 3.
Lubbock-Cooper Kindergartner Connor Perryman decided to share his birthday with sick children at UMC.
Republican candidate for governor Greg Abbott took offense to comments made by Lubbock City Councilman Victor Hernandez last week.
According to public records the City of Lubbock’s computer system for locating documents “became completely inoperable” in 2011.
Despite an increase in the number of registered voters from 2010 to 2014, Lubbock County had a noticeable decline in early voting.
Texas Tech University and many other universities across the nation are hosting summer science camps named after astronaut and Texas Tech graduate Bernard Harris.
Both sides in the jesustattoo.com lawsuit have agreed to forego a jury trial and instead allow United States District Court Judge Sam Cummings decide their case based only on the law rather than a dispute over the facts.
Three Lubbock residents were sentenced Friday to federal prison for what prosecutors described as a “methamphetamine trafficking ring.”
The National Weather Service has cancelled the WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for the South Plains.
A Slaton man, Michael Anthony Holland, 30, was sentenced Friday to more than three years in federal prison.
A large fire in Northern Lubbock County Saturday was a reminder of dangerous fire conditions in the greater Lubbock area.
During the noon hour Sunday freezing rain began to fall in the City of Lubbock causing numerous traffic accidents.
Projected cold conditions in the Lubbock area force cancellation of final day
Robert Turner had 12 points for Texas Tech (13-16, 5-11)
No. 26 Texas Tech plays No. 10 Rice on Sunday at 1:35 p.m. in day three of Houston College Classic
The results of a new survey released this week suggests Texans are continuing to relax their attitudes toward marijuana.
his weekend, Texas Land & Cattle is inviting steak lovers to celebrate Texas independence with food and drink specials.
Branch is running for Republican candidate.
A strong cold front is stationed to the north of the South Plains. This front will move across the area into Sunday morning, leading to cold Sunday afternoon.
Saturday and Sunday the Love Kitchen will team with the Salvation Army and Buckner Children's Home to hand out 300 slices of pizza.
Here is the final list of candidates who filed for City offices.
Hunger affects millions of people, even many in the Lubbock area. One Lubbock good Samaritan got out today to beat hunger, by giving away chicken. And the Salvation Army giving away pizza.
Since the program started in the 90's Lubbock DPS have recruited almost 50 dogs from shelters.
Funded entirely by industry and private contributions, the Terry Fuller Petroleum Engineering Research Building is named in recognition of lead benefactors.
A RED FLAG WARNING is in effect Friday due to strong winds and very low humidities. Wildfire threat will increase through the afternoon. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
Phyllis Jones with The Ronald McDonald House Charities joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about their upcoming fundraiser.
Investigators with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office are not looking for any suspects after a deadly shooting Thursday night.
Thursday, the Lubbock City Council voted to raise the salaries of the City Secretary, City Manager, and Interim City Attorney.
New details in the Lubbock teenager who died after attacking a security officer at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virgina last year. Find the complete death investigation report here.
Nomei Velazquez is in police custody after being rescued from a Lubbock Motel
Less people are heading to the polls to cast their ballot at this year's early voting locations.
A court decision under criticism, how a recent court ruling allows adults to legally "sext" kids.
Its hard enough losing your pet, but its got to feel a lot better finding them, even after two years! One Lubbock woman says she's happy to be reunited with her dog after that long.
Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and Buckner Ministries celebrated four new apartments with a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday.
A year after her disappearance Maegan Hembree's mom Robbie says her family is still searching, but wants to know what happened to her.
Group cites education work with Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
John Smith a Lubbock man had all charges dropped last year, but his mugshot picture still pops up all over the web.
Robin Henson joined KLBK This Morning's Brittany Escobar to talk about this years Home and Garden Show.
BY: RYAN JASLOW Nutrition fact labels are finally undergoing a makeover. The Food and Drug Administration has proposed new changes to labels on food packaging that are aimed at making them easier to understand -- the first major update since about 1994.
Lisa Gilliland with Lubbock Meals on Wheels joined KLBK This Mornings Brittany Escobar to talk about Mardi Gras 2014.
KAMC's Kristen Currie has a look at your Thursday forecast and weekend outlook.
Janette Ybarra, 18, wasn't sure about her wish at first.
A big decision in a Texas court today. A federal judge in San Antonio has ruled the state's ban on same sex marriage unconstitutional. KLBK's Michaela MacDonald has reaction from a leader in the South Plains LGBT group "Outwest Lubbock."
34th and Quaker construction is underway for the third time in the last 8 years. But while many are concerned, some shop owners are actually excited about what's to come.
The girl who was reported as abducted from Nacogdoches County has been found safe by Lubbock Police.
The healthy living task force held their first meeting today to talk about changes they want to see in the Hub City to make it healthy.
Lubbock Police located a car matching the one described in an Amber Alert Wednesday.
A child abduction alert has been issued by the Texas Amber Alert Network.
A federal judge in Texas ruled Wednesday that that state-wide ban on same sex marriages is unconstitutional.
Prosperity Bank, with branches in Lubbock, has put out a warning about what it called a “phishing scam.”
CBS NEWS While the 2016 presidential election may be two years away, some prospective contenders have been getting a bit of media attention. The latest CBS News/New York Times Poll asked the public whether they would like to see some of these figures, as well as other party leaders, run for president in 2016.
Authorities believe a missing teenager from East Texas could be in the Lubbock area after her cell phone was pinged near 19th and University.
Abbott talks to KAMC News about his goals and plans if he is elected Texas governor at his campaign tour stop in Lubbock Tuesday.
The Coronado Mustangs used a half-court shot to get a game to overtime that they eventually won against Keller to punch their ticket to the Regional Tournament.
KLBK checked in with Lubbock Police as well as the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission about what it's been like since Lubbock voted to allow off-premise alcohol sales.
Kansas State snaps a six-game road losing streak with a 60-56 win over Texas Tech.
There is a debate brewing over a report that LP&L says clears their employees of bid rigging allegations.
Lubbock ISD filed a response in court records Monday after the district was sued by the creator of the Jesus tattoo ad campaign.
With spring right around the corner and the city still in stage one water restrictions, you might want to rethink how you're watering the lawn.
A policy change will now allow graduate students, 21 and over, to drink alcohol in their rooms at West Hall.
Local businesses have to follow NCAA rules when it comes to their relationship with student athletes.
An early morning cold front will keep Tuesday afternoon in the upper 40s and low 50s, with Wednesday looking to be even colder. Chances for freezing rain also in the mix. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
By:Sharyl Attkisson Last December, Target announced up to 40 million credit cards and debit accounts may have been stolen in a sophisticated cyber theft intrusion of the corporate computer system; since then, other retailers have reported break-ins with similar hallmarks. Could this be the work of organized criminals?
Author Stacy Morrison joined KLBK This Morning to talk about her book signing at Barnes and Noble.
CBS NEWS WASHINGTON -- Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health.
By: Ryan Jaslow Women who take acetaminophen during pregnancy may face an increased risk their child develops behavior problems commonly associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
KAMC's Julie Musgrave goes one-on-one with Jimmy Kimmel in Austin, as he prepares to take his show on the road in March.
'Smiles by Design' in Southwest Lubbock reopened Monday after federal agents carried out a search warrant last Thursday.
Frenship’s 7th annual March Freeze Baseball Tournament is from Saturday to Sunday and will kick off at 8 a.m.
Police responded to a robbery Saturday at 1909 E. Brown Street.
A Garza County deputy struck by a truck while helping out at a crash scene files a lawsuit.
Plans to expand Lubbock's animal shelter were given the green light last week and soon the facility will have the capacity to hold twice as many animals as they can now.
The Texas water development board on Monday announced more that $4 million in assistance for West Texas water projects.
Another business owner called KLBK after they received scam calls twice, from someone claiming to be with an LP&L collection agency.
Coronado High School students were evacuated Monday morning for what Lubbock ISD describes as a bomb-threat hoax.
Expect a series of cold fronts for the week with a chance of drizzle on Tuesday.
By:Aimee Picchi In the new reality of surging payment card fraud and identity theft, consumers aren't always up to the task of fighting thieves.
A mild Monday ahead as afternoon highs climb to the upper 60s and low 70s over the Caprock (cooler across the Rolling Plains in the low 60s). An overnight cold front will bring in much cooler temps for both tomorrow and Wednesday. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
BY: RYAN JASLOW February is American Heart Month, a time to raise awareness about cardiovascular health to stop the number one killer in America: heart disease.
Nancy Sharp and Dr. Lisa Leach joined the KLBK This Morning team to talk about information sessions discussing the changes to statewide graduation plans.
BY: MICHELLE CASTILLO Man’s best friend may understand you as well as your actual best friend might.
For 25 years, folks across the South Plains have been eating beans and cornbread for a good cause.
A Slaton man admitted Friday that he downloaded child pornography including images and video files of pre-pubescent girls.
Cameron Smith pitched four scoreless innings in relief to earn second win during the series
Last year five people in a particular criminal case pleaded to methamphetamine-related charges; on Friday Anthony Deleon, 22, of Lubbock was sentenced to almost five years in prison.
Brian James Melcher, 39, of Lubbock will serve more than 14 years in federal prison – having admitted he possessed more than 300 grams of Methamphetamine.
Melissa Renee Deleon, 34, of Lubbock will have to serve six months in federal prison for her part in the Z & Z Bookkeeping tax fraud cases.
A Lubbock man, Juan Dominguez, was chosen among an elite group of UPS drivers for 25-years of safe driving
There may be additional restrictions soon on the types of businesses that can operate along 19th Street near Lubbock High School.
The City of Lubbock is willing to settle out-of-court for $250,000 with the family of a young man who was killed in September.
This week the Lubbock City Council will consider hefty pay raises for the interim City Attorney Mitch Satterwhite, City Secretary Rebecca Garza and City Manager James Loomis.
No. 28 Texas Tech completed its three-game sweep over Oral Roberts with a 4-1 victory on Sunday at Rip Griffin Park. The Red Raiders have won six consecutive games for the first time since 2007.
Texas Tech junior guard Amber Battle scored 19 points and 10 rebounds for her sixth double-double of the season. That’s the most double-doubles by a Lady Raider since Kierra Mallard had seven in 2012.
Texas Tech students will have over 30 chances to win cash and prizes during the game.
Lubbock Power & Light revealed in a letter last week that it intends to deny open records requests for an investigative report by the Ashcroft Law Firm. UPDATED 2/24/14 11:49 am
City Councilman Todd Klein is asking his fellow Council members to create a Veterans Advisory Committee.
The City of Lubbock will borrow money for two lists of projects if approved Thursday by the City Council.
Latrelle Joy voted to fund an organization that in turn spends money with her law firm.
The Post community gathers to remember the child killed Thursday night.
Saturday night, reports say two masked men held a family at gunpoint.
Family members say Renary Rodriguez was sick of the noise and bright lines from a newly built oil rig, so he brought out his gun and started firing.
Help Celebrate the Kick-off of the Science Spectrum's 25th Anniversary on Saturday, February 22nd, from 2:00 to 4:00pm
On Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Star Care Institute, the 100 Black Men of West Texas, Inc., will present the one-act, one-person play, "Held-In-Trust."
Authorities investigate the death of a young child in Post Thursday night.
A year ago now, Lubbock City Council moved to make the sale, use and possesion of synthetic drugs illegal. However, the Lubbock Board of Health says, this is still a serious problem and they want to put an end to it.
Lubbock Police made 7 arrests Thursday night during a prostitution sting at a Lubbock hotel.
Jose Fidencio Perez, 40, of Seagraves, Texas, was sentenced this morning by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 121 months in federal prison, following his guilty plea in October 2013 to one count of possession of prepubescent child pornography and aiding and abetting.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Wednesday on US 84, yielding almost one pound of methamphetamine valued at $36,000.
An Amarillo judge orders search warrants on two of Sam Medina's houses.
A steady 15-25+mph southwest wind will help temperatures warm to the low 70s Friday afternoon, but will also elevate fire danger area-wide. Today's wildfire threat continues into the weekend, as do our above average temperatures. KAMC's Kristen Currie has the details.
By:Aliah Git The IRS has a warning for Americans -- watch out for tax scams.
CBS NEWS This year's flu season has hit younger and middle-aged adults harder than in past years, government health officials warned Thursday. In previous flu seasons, young children and seniors aged 65 and older were among those most likely to be hospitalized or die from flu.
We have a crew on scene in Post where authorities have confirmed the death of a 2-year old.