Lubbock County Newswire (Page 12)

Lubbock County Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lubbock County, TX. (Page 12)

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  1. TxDOT and Lubbock County officials launch annual Click It or Ticket campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    With the help of local officials and first responders, the Texas Department of Transportation launched the agency's 15th annual two-week long "Click It or Ticket" campaign at the Lubbock County Courthouse gazebo on Friday morning. Ed Goebel, TxDOT director of construction, said the statewide initiative which runs from May 22 to June 4 was implemented to warn motorists and passengers of the consequences of not wearing a seatbelt.

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  2. Lubbock man arrested after girls' outcry of sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock County sheriff's deputies arrested a 46-year-old man Thursday in connection with a sexual assault investigation involving two girls. Marcus Edward Barrios was booked about 9 a.m. Thursday into the Lubbock County Detention Center on three first-degree felony counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, which carries a punishment of five years to life in prison.

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  3. Caught on Camera: Bystanders hold accused beer thief until police arriveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... the event," says Lt. Jon Tutino with the Lubbock Police Department. Watson was arrested and was taken to the Lubbock County Detention Center where he faces charges of theft and is a suspect of criminal mischief.

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  4. LSO: Investigation reveals possible hostage situation was actually domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Deputies from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office deployed their mobile command unit in the area of Auburn Street and Upland Avenue in response to a report of a person barricaded inside a home with hostages on Thursday night. After arriving on the scene, deputies found an empty house.

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  5. LSO Mobile Command Unit called to home near Auburn & UplandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Deputies from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office deployed their mobile command unit in the area in response to a report of a suspect barricaded inside a home on Thursday night. Lubbock County Sheriff Kelly Rowe tells us the call came in as a burglary with the intent to commit assault, but the house was empty when deputies made entry.

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  6. Suspect barricaded in home in 7400 block of AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Deputies from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office deployed their mobile command unit on Thursday night, in response to a report of a suspect barricaded inside a home in the 7400 block of Auburn.

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  7. Library brings drag queens, kids together for story hourRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... books they want to read, though the library does maintain lists of suggested books for a range of topics. The Lubbock County Democrats want the public to meet their new candidates, and enjoy "A Good Ole Barbecue"from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at their ...

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  8. Meet the Democratic candidates, have a plate of barbecue, on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock County Democrats want the public to meet their new candidates, and enjoy "A Good Ole Barbecue"from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at their headquarters, 2809 74th St. "Democrats will come together for food, fun, and words from the candidates as we enter an exciting campaign season," Chairman Stuart Williams said in a news release.

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  9. Treasure Award planned for J.E. Murfee & SonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... building in the early 1900s shows the progress made in Lubbock soon after it became a town. (Provided by Lubbock County Historical Commission) This mercantile building in the early 1900s shows the progress made in Lubbock soon after it became a ...

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  10. Child dies after being found in pool Sunday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | NBC12

    ... y morning. Family members say she died about 2:20 a.m. He also thanked the Woodrow Volunteer Fire Department, Lubbock County Sheriffs Office, Lubbock EMS, and the doctors and nurses at UMC for their efforts.

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  11. Officials: 3-year-old girl died after found in Lubbock County pool,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 3-year-old girl who died less than 24 hours after being found unresponsive in a family pool Sunday afternoon is the first child drowning death this year in Lubbock County. Lubbock County Sheriff's Office Lt.

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  12. Lubbock County: 3-year-old girl dies after found unresponsive in poolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 3-year-old girl has died after being found unresponsive in a family pool on Sunday afternoon, according to Lubbock County Sheriff's Office Lt. Bryan Taylor.

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  13. Two hospitalized after rollover in North Lubbock County Sunday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Two people have been hospitalized after a rollover in North Lubbock County early Sunday evening, according to the Department of Public Safety. DPS and the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office responded to the call just after 5 p.m. after hearing reports of a rollover on FM 1294 and North CR 2000, according to DPS Cpl.

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  14. 3-year-old child in critical condition after found unresponsive in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock County Sheriff's Office responded to the call of a 3-year-old drowning at about 2:20 p.m. in the 15400 block of CR 1870, according to LSO media spokesman Lt.

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  15. Severe Thunderstorm Warning for East Central Lubbock, Northwestern Crosby CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock Texas has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for East central Lubbock County in northwestern Texas, Northwestern Crosby County in northwestern Texas until 5:30 p.m. At 502 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Lorenzo, or 13 miles northeast of Slaton, moving northeast at 10 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

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  16. Moms in law: Women talk motivations in balancing badge, familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... forced to do it, she just does it on her own. I'm proud of her." For Investigator Sophia Jaramillo with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office, Olivia and Amanda's stories are all too familiar. Sophia is the mother of three boys: 23-year-old Joseph ...

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  17. County pursues solution for unpaid beer, liquor license feesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock County Commissioners this week approved a contract with the law firm Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & Mott for services in collecting the overdue fees. Lubbock County Tax Assessor-Collector Ronnie Keister said he believes the majority of the late fees are not intentional, but the county is seeking outside help because there's a little more than $24,000 in delinquent fees that are impacting the budget.

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  18. Lubbock man gets 5-year sentence for 2015 sex assault of childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... assault of a child, which carries a punishment of two to 20 years in prison. Sykes, who has been held at the Lubbock County Detention Center since his Sept. 13 arrest, signed a judicial confession admitting to sexually assaulting a family member ...

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  19. Two men arrested after crashing into Central Lubbock restaurant on Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... block of 50th Street. The stolen firearm was recovered from the vehicle, and the men were booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center where they remained on Friday morning. Jail records show Gatewood's charges are listed as: theft of firearm, ...

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  20. Monica Adams murder case dismissed against Billy LimbaughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Issues with witnesses and victims led to the dismissal Thursday of multiple felonies, including a murder charge, against 45-year-old Billy Limbaugh Jr., a Lubbock county prosecutor said. However, Limbaugh did receive an eight-year prison sentence in exchange for a guilty plea to an October 2014 domestic assault case.

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