Lubbock County Newswire (Page 4)

Lubbock County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lubbock County, TX. (Page 4)

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  1. Transmission trouble: Lubbock health experts say early education key to combatting STDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 26 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Just last year, the Texas Department of State Health Services issued a Syphilis Alert for Lubbock County because the 41 cases between January and April were triple the number seen during the same time frame the year before. According to raw data through the Health Department's surveillance of communicable diseases, the rates of syphilis were two-and-a-half times higher by the end of 2016 than they were in 2015, with 122 cases reported in the county last year.

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  2. Woman charged with intox manslaughter following deadly Central Lubbock crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock woman is dead and a Muleshoe woman is charged with a second-degree felony count of intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle after a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Central Lubbock. Shani Nichols, 32, was arrested and booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center after investigators believe she crashed her SUV into a passenger car driven by 30-year-old Maggie Davidson, Lubbock police spokeswoman Tiffany Pelt said in a statement.

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  3. Las Vegas man pleads guilty on fed. charge for flight diverted to Lubbock airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Bryant to a count of interference with flight crew members and attendants. Nguyen, who has been held at the Lubbock County Detention Center since his Sept. 22 arrest, was aboard American Airlines flight 2542 in route from Ontario, Calif., to ...

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  4. Man pleads guilty to interfering with flight crew, causing emergency landing in LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Jerry Ba Nguyen, 24, of Las Vegas, pleaded guilty to interference with flight crew members and attendants that caused an emergency landing in Lubbock. Nguyen, who has been in the Lubbock County Detention Center since his arrest in September 2016, faces a maximum statutory penalty of 20 years in federal prison and a $250,000 fine.

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  5. Court document: - Drug deal gone bad' preceded Sunday standoff in West LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A 36 year-old man arrested Sunday night at a West Lubbock apartment told police officers the shooting that sparked his standoff with police stemmed from a drug deal gone bad, according to a court document filed this week. Michael Angelo Ortiz remains held at the Lubbock County Detention Center on felony charges of felon in possession of a firearm and theft of a firearm and a Class A misdemeanor count of discharging a firearm in a metropolitan area.

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  6. Brownfield man arrested after wrong-way hit-and-run crash, stolen guns recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... of marijuana, and two outstanding felony warrants for evading arrest in a vehicle. He is being held in the Lubbock County Detention Center where a bond has not been set at this time. A third passenger was later located at UMC where she was ...

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  7. Lubbock woman indicted in slashing over drink spilled at clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock County grand jury indicted a 20-year-old woman this week accused of slashing another woman after the woman spilled a drink on her Christmas day at an East Lubbock club. Tayja Birdsong is charged with a second-degree felony count of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury, which carries a punishment of two to 20 years in prison.

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  8. North FM 400 closed for reported grass fire, shots firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    North FM 400 has been shut down from U.S. 62/82 to FM 54 as law enforcement agencies are responding to a report of shots fired stemming from a grass fire Wednesday afternoon in Northeast Lubbock County. Officials with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office confirmed the call was received on Wednesday afternoon and that it was initially reported as a grass fire.

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  9. North FM 400 shut down from 62/82 to FM 54 near Idalou, heavy sheriff presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A heavy presence of deputies from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office are on the scene of an unknown incident north of Idalou and just south of Heckville. Officials have not released any information as to what is going on, but we're working to get the details.

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  10. Credit: Remember Our HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... some questions about that..were staying on the 22nd to reflect the 22 soldiers and vets dying by suicide. In Lubbock County alone there are eight to nine who have committed suicide in the last 12 to 18 months." Campisi's restaurant is located at ...

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  11. Former student indicted in theft of lab equipment, chemicals, books from Tech, BayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock County grand jury indicted a former Texas Tech student Tuesday after he was accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of property from the university and Bayer Crop Science two years ago, including lab equipment, chemicals and books. John Peoples, 21, who also faces unrelated burglary and theft charges, is charged with a state-jail felony count of theft between $2,500 and $30,000, which carries a punishment of six months to two years in a state jail.

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  12. Some Lubbock County Detention Center officers getting ICE trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A group of officers at the Lubbock County Detention Center will be trained by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement to identify illegal immigrants booked into custody, Sheriff Kelly Rowe said Tuesday in announcing a new LSO policy in working with federal immigration officials. Rowe said he'll send up to eight officers to the four-week training program at an ICE Academy in South Carolina.

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  13. Full Video: Lubbock County Sheriff announces cooperation with Ice programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Lubbock County Sheriff Kelly Rowe held a news conference Tuesday afternoon to talk about local cooperation with an Immigration and Customs Enforcement initiative. The Sheriff has authorized eight detention positions, two per 12-hour shift, for this program, which will allow participating officers to exercise immigration-related authority during the course of their normal duties.

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  14. White House Press Secretary Sean SpicerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... helping to distribute food shipped to that country by Breedlove, which is also right here in our backyard. Lubbock County Sheriff Kelly Rowe will be holding a news conference at 2 p.m. to talk about local cooperation with an Immigration and Customs ...

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  15. LSO assigning officers to ICE immigration enforcement initiative, 2 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... mode may disable display of the live player, disable compatibility mode if you do not see player. Lubbock County Sheriff Kelly Rowe will be holding a news conference at 2 p.m. to talk about local cooperation with an Immigration and Customs ...

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  16. Following ruckus, a Billy Kidd,a a Jesse Jamesa arrested in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... more than five and a half inches long on one of the brothers. The newspaper reports both were taken to the Lubbock County Detention Center. According to online records, both have been released on bond. Fort Worth Police and the Tarrant County ...

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  17. Houston man in custody after video shows him beating a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... of $150,000 ... more Debi Holland , 38, has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a disabled person. Lubbock County Sheriff's investigators believe Holland had knowledge that her husband was sexually assaulting her mentally disabled ...

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  18. No joke: Jesse James and Billy Kidd in trouble again in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Chron

    ... trying to incite a fight, police told the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. Both were arrested and taken to the Lubbock County Detention Center on multiple charges. They've since been released on bond. Click below for the top news from around the Houston ...

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  19. Woman blinded after using flea market contact lensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    A Lubbock woman, Liza Garcia, filed a lawsuit in Lubbock County February 10, 2017 claiming that she is now legally blind after wearing cosmetic contacts she purchased from a Lubbock flea market booth. The lawsuit explains that on February 9, 2016, Ms.

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  20. Sanctuary cities bill could put police on front line in immigration enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock County Sheriff Kelly Rowe and Mayor Dan Pope both say Lubbock is not a sanctuary city - that local officers are already enforcing federal immigration laws within their abilities. But pending Legislation introduced by State Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, could expand local law enforcement agency options for enforcement.

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