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  1. AP source: Border patrol agent may have fallenRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation into the death of a border patrol agent said Monday that the surviving agent who radioed in for help doesn't remember what happened. The official, who was briefed on the investigation but is not authorized to speak publicly and spoke on the condition of anonymity, said Rogelio Martinez was found at the bottom of a 14-foot culvert and that investigators believe he may have fallen.

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  2. The Latest: AP source: Border patrol agent may have fallenRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation into death of a border patrol agent says the surviving agent who radioed in for help doesn't remember what happened. The official, who was briefed on the investigation but is not authorized to speak publicly and spoke on the condition of anonymity, said Monday the late Rogelio Martinez was found at the bottom of a 14-foot culvert and that investigators believe he may have fallen.

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  3. The Latest: Official says border agent hit by rock or rocksRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A union official says a U.S. border agent who died while on patrol in West Texas appears to have been struck in the head with a rock or rocks. Chris Cabrera, a spokesman for the National Border Patrol Council, said Monday that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents who responded to the scene Sunday described it as "grisly" and said the dead agent, 36-year-old Rogelio Martinez, and his partner had "extensive injuries."

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  4. Air Force training jet crashes in West TexasRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Air Force says in a statement that the jet assigned to Laughlin Air Force Base near Del Rio went down about 4 p.m. Monday about 14 miles northwest of the base. The T-38 Talon is a twin-jet, two-seat training aircraft.

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  5. Patrolling US border agent killed in apparent Texas attackRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Authorities were scouring West Texas on Monday for those behind an apparent attack that killed one U.S. border agent and injured another. U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a statement Sunday that was thin on details about what happened, saying the two agents "were responding to activity" while on patrol near Interstate 10 in the area of Van Horn, which is about 30 miles from the border with Mexico and about 110 miles southeast of El Paso.

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  6. The Latest: Texas offers reward in border agent's deathRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Texas is offering a $20,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or people who killed a U.S. border agent and injured another. Gov. Greg Abbott announced the reward in a statement Monday in which he expressed gratitude to U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents.

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  7. TTU System Represented at House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Hearing in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Six individuals from the Texas Tech University System presented testimonies Friday as the TTU System hosted the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs field hearing entitled, "Best Practices in Veterans Education and Transition to Civilian Life," at the TTU System Building in Lubbock. The subcommittee on Economic Opportunity of the House Committee on Veterans was represented by Congressman and subcommittee chairman Jodey Arrington and Congressman and subcommittee ranking member Beto O'Rourke .

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  8. Source: KCBD GraphicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The people we support when we do business locally are our friends and neighbors. They are fellow participants in this community.

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  9. Lady Chaps Hold On To Upset No.5 CSU-PuebloRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    COMMERCE, Texas In the opening weekend-play of the 2016-17 season, Lubbock Christian University let an eight-point fourth quarter lead slip away in a loss to Colorado State - Pueblo. Friday afternoon at Texas A&M-Commerce Field House, No.23 LCU opened the 2017-18 season holding off a surge by No.5 Colorado State Pueblo and receiving a combined 29 points from Caitlyn Cunyus and Olivia Robertson to stake claim to a 57-52 win at the 1525 Tournament hosted by TAMUC.

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  10. Texas panel reprimands judge for 'disrespectful' conductRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A West Texas district court judge has been reprimanded by a state judicial panel following a series of complaints about "impolite and disrespectful" behavior toward lawyers, jurors and others. The State Commission on Judicial Conduct issued the reprimand this week to Judge Luis Aguilar, who presides over a district court in El Paso.

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  11. Crisis averted as water levels return to normal in LamesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    City officials in Lamesa say a crisis has been averted Thursday after water levels dropped to nearly nothing on Wednesday. This comes after a water line break and subsequent problems with the chlorination process in the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority line south of Tahoka.

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  12. Los Hermanos Familia to honor Lubbock veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Los Hermanos Familia with a collective group of community advocates have organized activities to honor area veterans whom have served their country in time of war, displayed loyalty, bravery, and their persistence in the face of adversity.

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  13. KCBD Cord CutterRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Trump talked tough during his campaign about fixing American's trade relationship with China, which he labeled a "currency manipulator," but he has signaled that he would take it easy on Beijing if it will help with the nuclear threat from North Korea. Trump talked tough during his campaign about fixing American's trade relationship with China, which he labeled a "currency manipulator," but he has signaled that he would take it easy on Beijing if it will help with the nuclear threat from North Korea.

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  14. Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope at the West Texas Mayors meetingRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Six mayors from West Texas gathered today in a joint effort to unite and advocate for the areas they represent. Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope was joined by the mayors of Abilene, Amarillo, Big Spring, Midland, and Odessa at a meeting held here in Lubbock.

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  15. Former first daughters Jenna, Barbara Bush reflect on West Texas rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Former first daughters Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush spoke to a sold out crowd at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center in Lubbock on Monday. The Laura W. Bush Institute for Women's Health at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center hosted the event where the fraternal twins shared childhood memories of their grandfather being elected president, and then, 12 years later, their father taking the same oath.

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  16. Wayland BaptistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    CANYON Don't tell the Wayland Baptist Flying Queens it was just an exhibition, especially Maci Merket. Merket, a junior from Canadian, scored 33 points to lead the No.

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  17. Homes, ranches being evacuated near Springlake due to large grass fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    According to officials with Springlake, a grass fire ignited south of Springlake between FM 303 and Hwy. 385 and is moving rapidly.

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  18. 5 immigrants caught in El Paso after storm drain crossingRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Federal agents in West Texas have rescued two immigrants from an El Paso storm drain after catching three others who emerged from the underground passage. A Border Patrol statement says an injured woman and her husband were located around 5 a.m. Tuesday when searchers heard voices coming from the drain.

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  19. New telemedicine equipment connects South Plains ambulances to hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Next Gen 911 Telemedicine Project has placed new telecommunication equipment in five South Plains county ambulances to allow better communication between hospitals and first responders. The Office of Rural Health at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center was contacted by Texas' Commission on State Emergency Communications after House Bill 479 provided funding for telemedicine in rural areas.

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  20. Medal of Honor recipients honored.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The Night of Courage banquet was hosted at the MCM Elegante. They honored Texas Tech Alumus and Medal of Honor recipient George O'Brien.

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