8 hrs ago
Quick Opinion: Lubbock County Historical Commission honors Mary and Mac Private School
The Lubbock County Historical Commission honored the Mary and Mac Private School, a fine institution that educated many Lubbock African-American students, with a historical marker Friday.
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9 hrs ago
Texas comptroller: Come and get your money
Could you be one of the 25 percent of Texans who have unclaimed property being held by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts? Could some of the $3.8 billion in unclaimed property in Texas, or $17 million in Lubbock County, be yours? There's a chance to find out at a question-and-answer session from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Central Jury Pool ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Friends, family of Jennifer Wilkerson to commemorate 10 year anniversary of disappearance
Alison Hughes Wilson still has hope she will be reunited with her best friend, even though her best friend disappeared a decade ago in Lubbock.
Texas' absent jurors
That's according to a study by the legal watchdogs, Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse, which found that as many as 80 percent of those summoned for jury duty are no shows.
Texas A&M AgriLife of Lubbock County to host youth cooking camp
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Lubbock County will host a day camp for children 9-13 that focuses on cooking skills.
Water district staff receiving threats
At the High Plains Underground Water District meeting in Tulia Tuesday, a sheriff's deputy sat quietly in the corner.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Dangerous chemicals stored near you? It's now harder to find that out
Only a handful of people showed up to a news conference Thursday to discuss a decision from the attorney general's office that withholds information about who's stockpiling dangerous chemicals in your neighborhood.
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.
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.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Our View: Health risks from synthetic pot justify aggressive enforcement
The local smoke shops recently raided by the Lubbock County Criminal District Attorney's office for selling synthetic pot were warned.
Lubbock County grand jury indicts man posing as model agency inspector for sexual assault of a child
A Lubbock County grand jury indicted a 23-year-old man on a charge of sexually assaulting a teenaged girl investigators say he contacted through Facebook while posing as a modeling agent.
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.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Grow your own - Vegetable gardens flourish in moist soil
The recent showers that mean good news to the agriculture world show the same promise for small-scale home gardens.
Final Plea Bargain Made in Huge Cocaine Ring
The last of eight defendants in a big cocaine bust pleaded guilty last week in Lubbock.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Lubbock County District Attorney Matt Powell has made it clear he'll arrest and prosecute those who sell synthetic pot.
Lubbock judge recuses himself from Overstreet case
A Lubbock district judge recused himself from the case of a former animal services director, who was arrested earlier this year on several theft and driving while intoxicated charges.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
TX-DOT cleans up roads after Fourth of July
After a festive night of popping off fireworks to celebrate the Fourth of July, piles of debris can be seen along Lubbock county roadways.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Texas launches campaign to curb infant sleeping deaths
In March, a Lubbock County father went to sleep with his 4-month-old resting between him and a pillow.