Haily Assiter has been hired as the marketing specialist in the communications and marketing division of the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce .
Minority growth impacts voting trends as Dems aim to turn South Plains region blue
But some say one of those could change through something the area has seen more of in recent decades - minority voters.
Santa Land opens December 10th
Bring your children and grandchildren to Mackenzie Park and enjoy a long-time Lubbock tradition when Santa Land opens to the public on Tuesday, December 10, at 6 p.m. Children from Lubbock and surrounding communities are invited to Santa Land's Opening Ceremony to help Lubbock City Council members welcome Santa and Mrs. Claus from the North Pole, ... (more)
Food Bank touching lives, helping families across the South Plains
It may look like an ordinary cardboard box, but to many people here on the South Plains, its contents will fill more than just an empty stomach.
Ice to linger over much of Texas
The National Weather Service says subfreezing temperatures through the weekend are expected to keep roads, trees and power lines iced up in North Texas after the Friday ice storm.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Bitter cold temperatures to remain throughout weekend
While the chance of significant precipitation is diminishing, the cold temperatures will remain in the KCBD viewing area throughout the weekend.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Gainesville Daily Register
Thornberry, Hays, Barlow file for Texas District 13 seat
Staff report A state representative who operates on behalf of Cooke County recently filed for candidacy to achieve another term, following March elections.
From the AJ's Pages
The Lubbock public schools Tri-ethnic Commission will follow up on three citizen complaints and how to deal with future ones when it meets tonight in regular session.
Icy winter blast spreads across Texas
Get out some extra blankets: Winter is invading Texas with a vengeance as snow, sleet and ice are unleashed on much of northern and western sections of the state.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Arctic front expected Wednesday night
An arctic cold front is poised in the northern South Plains and after sunset will start driving south.
Gainesville Daily Register
Berry files candidacy for county judge
Callisburg - Staff report Local attorney Byron Berry recently made a bid for the Cooke County judge seat by filing for candidacy in the March race.
Lubbock church to give free Christmas trees to families in need
As many residents across the South Plains decorate their homes for the holidays, it's easy to take for granted that for some, a Christmas tree is a luxury.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Icy Friday, weekend expected for North, West Texas
A blast of arctic air is headed for Texas, promising at least days of subfreezing temperatures and wintry precipitation in much of northern and western Texas.
United Way exceeds campaign goal for 2013
Lubbock Area United Way exceeded its goal of $5.6 million by reaching $5.7 million in donation pledges by the time of its Victory Luncheon Tuesday at Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
Winter weather expected to return to the South Plains
A rather dramatic turnaround in South Plains weather will begin Wednesday morning, but will be most notable beginning Wednesday evening as a cold north wind brings plummeting temperatures and an increasing chance of light wintry showers.
CASA helping abused and neglected children
CASA of the South Plains, which was chosen as one of this year's recipients of Christmas donations given through Goodfellows, registers an impact on the lives of children.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
31st annual U Can Share Food Drive kicks off Monday
Many may still be stuffed from their Thanksgiving feasts - but did you know that one in six people on the South Plains is hungry? Each year, KCBD Newschannel 11 teams up with United Supermarket and the South Plains Food Bank to raise food and funds for those in need across the Lubbock area.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
CASA seeks safety, permanence for children
The overriding concern that CASA of the South Plains faces throughout the year, is to find safety and permanence for abused and neglected children.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
CASA is a personal friend for children
CASA of the South Plains is one of this year's agencies that will be helped by the community's gifts to Goodfellows.