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Lubbock, Texas is located in Lubbock County. Zip codes in Lubbock, TX include 79499, 79424, and 79406. The median home price in Lubbock is $140,000 which is roughly $69/per square foot. More Lubbock information.

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Local news for Lubbock, TX continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

NE Lubbock residents split on proposed truck stop

Residents around the airport are divided about a proposed Love's Truck Stop, with concerns ranging from the impact on property values to prostitution, drugs and traffic.

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7 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Man charged with aggravated robbery accused of almost striking officer

A Lubbock man is charged with a felony count of aggravated robbery after police say an officer escaped injury as the man fled a local big box retailer, according to court documents.

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9 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock High named to Washington Post's list of "America's Most Challenging High Schools"

The Lubbock Independent School District received word Wednesday morning that Lubbock High School has been chosen by the Washington Post as one of the most challenging high schools in the United States.

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13 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Inspirational mother behind 'The Blindside' coming to Lubbock

Leigh Anne Tuohy became a popular name after Sandra Bullock won an Academy Award for portraying her in the inspirational film, which is also a New York Times bestseller.

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17 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Tech student arrested for possession of marijuana in dorm room

The suspect was taken to the Lubbock County Jail. The non-student's vehicle was released to a relative.

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21 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock-Cooper board to vote on drug test policies, algebra 2 requirement

Students in the Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District could see stricter punishments for getting high if the school board votes Thursday in favor of revising a 3-year-old drug test policy.

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Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Alamo Draft House sets opening date in Lubbock, staff to get preview

The new Alamo Drafthouse Cinema at North Slide Road and North Loop 289 will open late next week.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Paul McCartney to perform in Lubbock

KCBD NewsChannel 11 has learned that legendary singer, songwriter, Paul McCartney is scheduled to headline a concert in Lubbock on Saturday, June 14. Details of the event are expected to be announced in a joint news conference between Texas Tech and the City of Lubbock Wednesday morning at the Buddy Holly Center.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

LP&L Ceo survives Eub executive session

Did Lubbock Power and Light's CEO dodge a bullet? Tuesday afternoon, the Electric Utility Board discussed terminating Gary Zheng, but no decision was made.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

LP&L wants city to pay for street lights

The Electric Utility Board has voted unanimously to recommend that the city take over the cost of street lights in Lubbock.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

UPDATED: Man arrested after police chase in SE Lubbock

Lubbock police arrested a man Tuesday afternoon who led officers on a dangerous pursuit in Southeast Lubbock.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Alamo Drafthouse sets opening date in Lubbock, staff to get preview

Alamo Drafthouse will officially open its doors just in time for summer blockbusters, but customers don't have to wait until the weekend to check out the new theater on North Slide Road and North Loop 289.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Person in custody after high-speed chase through South Lubbock

The 14-minute chase started when police tried to pull over a white Ford pickup about 1:34 p.m. near 49th Street and Avenue U and ended in the 6100 block of I-27, according to the Lubbock police desk.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Police pursuit ends with crash on I-27, driver tasered

A vehicle pursuit ended with a police cruiser crashing into a Ford pickup in the 6100 block of I-27.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

VIDEO: Lubbock native goes viral with comical airline safety briefing

Since the video of Cobb's comical take on a routine safety briefing became live on YouTube on April 12, she has had more than one million views and has become a social media sensation.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Bluebonnets beautify Texas highways, local gardens

But when gardeners create the right environment, the plants can usually adapt. "They don't grow very well naturally in Lubbock - it's a little too cold and dry - but with special care you can get them to come up," said Daniel Cunningham, a Texas Tech graduate student in plant and soil sciences.

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TxDOT Reminds Drivers to Be Safe. Drive Smart or Face Serious...

Welcome to the Food Manager Classes service for managers employed within the City of Lubbock, Texas.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock Co. offender on the run after early morning police chase

Val Monteilh, director of the Lubbock County Court Residential Treatment Center, said the two men escaped from the facility on Monday.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

It's cold now, but the heat is coming back

Just when it seemed safe to put the winter coats in the back of the closet, Lubbock had only a high of 50 degrees on Monday.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock native agrees to perform intimate hometown concert in June

I suppose I should admit right up front that I was worried we might have seen the last of Mac Davis when he headlined those memorable and astonishing concerts in 2008 and 2009 designed to celebrate Lubbock's centennial, at times alongside fellow Lubbock and West Texas natives Richie McDonald, David Gaschen, Joe Ely and so many, many more.

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