Lubbock County Newswire (Page 14)

Lubbock County Newswire (Page 14)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lubbock County, TX. (Page 14)

Results 261 - 280 of 5,361 in Lubbock County, TX

  1. Federal court hearing set for man indicted on drug charges out of El PasoRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock man is set to appear in federal court on Wednesday following a federal indictment last week stemming from an arrest at his Lakeridge neighborhood residence on September 7. Esteban Garcia, 28, was arrested about 8:07 a.m. Sept. 7 from his home in the 8400 block of Wayne Avenue, according to the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. County commissioners disagree on proposed budget before voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... all departments. However, there is a chance that not all county employees will receive a raise. In the past, Lubbock County has given raises based on cost of living or merit, sometimes a combination of the two. Department heads and elected officials ...

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  3. LSO: 2 arrested, no injuries after report of gunshots in south Lubbock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Shortly after 9:30 a.m., Lubbock County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a report of multiple gunshots, with one potential injury, in southeast Lubbock County, said Sheriff's Lt. Bryan Taylor.

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  4. Tejano Democrats of Lubbock talk unity, say it's time to hit the pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... please go out and vote. We need to get involved," said Gilbert Flores, president of the Tejano Democrats and Lubbock County commissioner-elect. "Enough is enough," he continued. "We're tired of people acting like we're not citizens of this great ...

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  5. Esteban Garcia, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | KSWO

    A raid in the southwest Lubbock neighborhood of LakeRidge led to the arrest of an accused member of a drug cartel. According to the Lubbock County Appraisal District, it is valued at more than $342,000 and being rented by 28-year-old Esteban Garcia.

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  6. LSO: 2 arrested, no injuries amid reports of gunshots in South Lubbock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Shortly after 9:30 a.m., Lubbock County Sheriff's Office Lt. Bryan Taylor said officials responded to a report of multiple gunshots, with one potential injury in southeast Lubbock County.

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  7. LP&L BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Lubbock City Council approved an interlocal agreement allowing the Lubbock County District Attorney and the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office limited access to the Lubbock Power & Light customer database. Councilwoman Latrelle Joy argued that the information is already available by subpoena and for that reason the council should reject the agreement.

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  8. Lubbock Council approves budget, county law enforcement access to LP&L databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    City leaders held the line on the city's property tax rate, but some utility rates and fees are going up as part of the more than $737-million budget Lubbock's City Council passed Thursday. The council voted on the second and final reading to approve the city's 2016-17 fiscal year budget, set to begin Oct. 1. The council also passed the concluding vote to give Lubbock County law enforcement access to Lubbock Power & Light's utility database and the second vote to set the speed limit on the entire Loop 289 at 65 mph.

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  9. From the A-J's Pages: Lubbock milk, neon ordinances updatedRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... e other regulates the installation and maintenance of neon and other florescent electric signs. The amount of Lubbock County's Fourth Liberty Loan quota, which is $150,800, was received by the committee today.

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  10. Texas Man Dies in Industrial Accident Involving Concrete MixerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | FireHouse.com

    ... agencies, including Lubbock EMS and Lubbock Fire Rescue, remained on scene late Friday morning as the Lubbock County Medical Examiner's Office investigated the incident. It was not immediately clear who the men were working for and police declined ...

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  11. Master Gardeners to present workshop series on canning, winter vegetablesRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Master's Touch program is open to the public. The cost is $15 per class or $40 for all three. Location: Lubbock County branch of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in the courthouse annex building downtown, 916 Main St., No. 201. "There has ...

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  12. Woman gets probation for physically abusing 5-year-old with beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... against her on the injury to a child charge and Licona was arrested on Jan. 7, 2015. She was booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center and released on bond the next day. Police arrested her again on March 17, 2015, and booked her into the jail ...

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  13. Police release name of a man that died in industrial accident in Central LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... uck and the mixer." Mutliple agencies including Lubbock EMS and Lubbock Fire Rescue, remained on scene as the Lubbock County Medical Examiner's Office continued to work.

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  14. Lubbock man sentenced to 15 years in prison for indecency chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 52-year-old man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison after admitting in the 140th District Court he sexually abused a family member two years ago. Ronald Cordell Gibbs entered a plea of guilty to a second-degree felony count of indecency with a child by sexual contact before Judge Jim Bob Darnell in exchange for the sentence recommended by the Lubbock County Criminal District Attorney's Office.

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  15. Lubbock County residents speak out against tax proposal after watching KCBD reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    In a 4 to 1 vote earlier this month, commissioners passed a proposed tax rate that would remain the same as last year, but would increase tax revenues. On Thursday, four Lubbock County residents attended the hearing they said they only knew about because of the KCBD report on Wednesday.

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  16. Citizens talk voting booths, employee raises at county budget hearingRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A few Lubbock County residents questioned a proposal to spend more than $6 million on new voting machines in the upcoming county budget Thursday morning during a public hearing over the tax rate. This was the second and final public hearing over the Fiscal Year 2016-17 tax rate - the first did not procure any comments.

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  17. Former Shallowater softball coach placed on probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... part of his plea deal, Richardson was required to surrender his teaching certificate, said Barron Slack, the Lubbock County assistant district attorney in charge of the case. "I believe he's already surrendered it kind of in anticipation of this," ...

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  18. Calls flood in for rescuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... upwards of 3 inches of rain had fallen from a slow-moving storm that developed Wednesday afternoon over Lubbock County. Monte Brady and his wife, Brenda, sat in their car, which stalled in knee-deep water at the intersection of Ursuline Street and ...

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  19. Plea negotiation hearing set in Jeffcoat homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lawyers for a Lubbock County mother facing capital murder charges were set to meet with prosecutors Wednesday for a plea negotiation conference hearing in the 137th District Court, according to court records. A Lubbock County grand jury returned a capital murder indictment against Debi and James Holland in July in connection with the February slaying of Debi Holland's pregnant 18-year-old daughter, Holli Jeffcoat.

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  20. Lubbock County considering proposed tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Bubba Sedeno wants the rate to be lowered to the effective tax rate of 34.8 cents. Sedeno said if Lubbock County moves forward with the proposed tax rate, it will cost the average household an additional $27. "We should not close the door or make it ...

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