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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 $152,500 which is roughly $68/per square foot. More Lubbock information.

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6 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Coalition urges Lubbock council to adopt smoking ban; leaders mixed

Michael Clintsman speaks to the Lubbock City Council on Thursday. He, along with other members of a smoke-free group, are calling for an ordinance against public smoking.

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3 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock City Council moves forward on buying downtown Omni building

After making room in the budget for the possible purchase of the troubled Omni Building last month, the Lubbock City Council officially voted to move forward with the buy Thursday evening.

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6 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Renowned Christian author to address thousands at United Supermarkets Arena this weekend

Jennifer Burke, city coordinator for the "Living Proof Live" event, described Moore as a speaker who's "very in-depth" but "very easy to understand."

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10 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock firefighter accused of harassment, posting explicit video of girlfriend

A Lubbock firefighter remains on paid administrative leave Thursday pending the results of a criminal investigation.

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12 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock activist Ziegler announces bid for House 83 seat

State Rep. Charles Perry has yet to withdraw his name from the Nov. 4 ballot but the race to replace him in House District 83 has another hopeful.

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12 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock Democrats challenge Abbott over explosive chemical locations

Lubbock Democrats will be meeting at their party office headquarters at 11 a.m. Thursday to express their concern about Greg Abbott's decision "to keep secret the locations of facilities storing hazardous and potentially lethal chemicals."

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14 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Buddy Holly Center's Summer Showcase presents Jenni Dale Lord

The Buddy Holly Center and American National Bank are eager to present Jenni Dale Lord as part of the Summer Showcase, the weekly Thursday night concert series held in the Meadows Courtyard.

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18 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

CRMWA to resume pumping from Lake Meredith

In a regular meeting of the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority on Wednesday in Plainview, its eleven member board voted to resume pumping water from Lake Meredith during the summer peak consumption, which lasts through about mid-September.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

As immigration wave continues, Lubbock man assists with humanitarian needs at border

Rudy Zapata was overwhelmed when he arrived in McAllen and saw the children and adults in need of basic necessities.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Protesting chemical stockpiles

A trailer with six tanks holding hydrogen chloride parked at the Bayer CropScience facility in Lubbock following a leak that forced the evacuation of about 200 families in 2013.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock police searching for Applegate shooting suspect

Lubbock police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with an aggravated assault that happened at Applegate Shady Acres on July 4. Police have identified Jesus Coronado, 31, as a suspect in the shooting of Billy Earl Terrell Jr. Terrell remains in serious condition at UMC as of Wednesday afternoon.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Turning on the tap: After dry spell, authority votes to pump from Lake Meredith

The 11-member cities that comprise the authority, including Lubbock and Amarillo, haven't drawn from the lake since 2012.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Irving woman injured in Wednesday morning accident

Texas DPS troopers were called to a two-vehicle accident just east of Lubbock around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

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District's leader named lone finalist at ISD in Lubbock area

During a meeting Monday night, the Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District Board of Trustees named Keith Bryant, current Bullard ISD Superintendent, as the lone finalist in the district's search for a new superintendent.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

State education rep, locals discuss new graduation requirements at Chamber luncheon

Kyle Wargo, left, talks about House Bill 5 from the perspective of the Region 17 Education Service Center.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Ceremony marks swearing in of new District 3 Lubbock Councilman Jeff Griffith

Newly elected Councilman Jeff Griffith was on the dais before he took the oath of office in front of the public - a unique sight for a first-time council member.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock resident maintains police violated his right to free speech at parade

The theme of this year's 4th on Broadway parade may have been "Stand Up For America," but one Lubbock resident said his constitutional rights were violated at the event.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Foodie fun: Lubbock food blogger sharing her zesty bites

Meagan Wied, a food blogger, measures olive oil for a broccoli and basil pesto spaghetti at her home in Lubbock.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock man indicted for harassing ex-girlfriend with sex video

A Lubbock County grand jury indicted a 36-year-old Lubbock man Tuesday for posting a sex tape he made of an ex-girlfriend and posting it online without her consent because he was upset about their breakup.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Reward offered for information about auto theft suspects

Lubbock police are offering a $1,600 reward for information that helps locate 3 auto theft suspects.

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