A look into federal documents shows Lubbock County got $400K in military equipment
Rural law enforcement agencies in Lubbock County have received more than $400,000 in surplus military equipment through a program that - in light of the recent events in Missouri - is seen as contributing to the militarization of the nation's police force.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Four Indicted, Accused of - Zapping' a Man's Testicles During Robbery
Four local residents - three from Lubbock and one from Wolfforth - were indicted Tuesday for a particularly cruel aggravated robbery case.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Garza: Fighting amnesty, keeping property tax rates low among priorities
For the second time in two years, Epifanio " Eppie" Garza is running in Texas Senate District 28 but what's different this time is he is going for an open seat instead of challenging the incumbent.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Home improvement done smartly
Roofing is a job that does not require a license from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
Do you mulch much? 300 turn out for Wolfforth Water Expo
That's the message Glenna Smith said she got from sitting through six hours of various speakers at the Wolfforth Water Expo on Saturday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Off the Kuff
Wait, there's another special Senate election coming up?
The field is taking shape for the special election next month in Senate District 28, with at least five people announcing they're running to replace Robert Duncan, who stepped down to lead the Texas Tech University System.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Dorothy Scarber Pays It Forward: 8/11
This week's edition of Pay It Forward started out in Wolfforth. We set up with our Pay It Forward sign seeking this week's playmaker.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Man stuck neck-deep in grain silo
Rescuers say a man is lucky to be alive after falling five feet and getting stuck in a grain silo Monday at Anderson Grain located between Ropesville and Wolfforth.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Water conservation expo planned in Wolfforth
The City of Wolfforth has scheduled a water conservation expo from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 16, that is designed to provide water-wise strategies for the South Plains.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wolfforth leaders look forward to Marsha Sharp Freeway construction
Construction might be difficult, but Wolfforth leaders say the benefits of a stoplight-free drive from downtown Lubbock to Wolfforth will outweigh the short-term inconvenience.
$36 million for next phase in Marsha Sharp Freeway project approved
On Tuesday, the Transportation Advisory Committee approved close to $36 million in funding for Phase 5 of the Marsha Sharp Freeway project, linking the two West Texas cities.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
List of hopefuls shorter than expected for Senate District 28 seat
Despite an initial widespread interest in running for the open seat in Texas Senate District 28, the list of hopefuls should be no more than five.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Free Cakes for Kids holding sweet fundraiser Tuesday
She'd gotten a call the night before - a 7-year-old boy in foster care was not going to have a cake on his birthday.
Wolfforth hopes 5,000 will turn out for Water Expo
Councilman David Cooper is planning the Wolfforth Water Expo for Aug. 16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Lubbock Indoor Courts.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Wolfforth City Manager explains tarps covering water tower
If you have driven through Wolfforth lately something strange may have caught your eye, a giant tarp draped over a water tower.
Five candidates file for Senate District 28
The state elections office has yet to release the list of candidates, but five people said they have filed for the Senate District 28 special election next month.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Updated: Delwin Jones runs for Texas Senate District 28 seat
Please take our A-J Media audience survey and win a chance at $100 gift card. Just click on "More" According to a news release, Jones, who lost the House district 83 seat to Charles Perry in 2010, said he wants to carry on the conservative values espoused by Robert Duncan, who resigned his Senate seat July 3 after accepting the chancellorship at ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Our View: Every vote counts - the ones who vote claim the power to influence
Lubbock residents recently saw a dramatic example of the power of individual votes when City Councilman Jeff Griffith beat Deanne Clark by five votes in the District 3 City Council runoff election.
Wolfforth goats prefer taste of city grass, owner cited 42 times
The city of Wolfforth probably wishes it had a few trolls to stand under a bridge in the Frenship Mesa Park.