Lubbock County Newswire (Page 7)

Lubbock County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lubbock County, TX. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 3,144 in Lubbock County, TX

  1. Council takes shape: Municipal runoff winners sworn in, outgoing leaders thankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... thing I ever wanted to do was be the best I can be. For the military, police department, school district, Lubbock County and this job. I don't want a legacy that says I was the best here or the best there. My legacy is I cared and I did my best." ...

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  2. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Lubbock Co. untilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for Lubbock County until 6:15 p.m. At 5:49 p.m. a severe thunderstorm was located over the South Plains Mall and is moving northeast at 25 mph.

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  3. Severe thunderstorms moving through South Plains; power outages reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A line of thunderstorms was producing hail, strong winds and heavy rain as it moved through Lubbock County and the South Plains Wednesday evening. South Plains area utility companies were reporting outages affecting hundreds of customers around the region, mostly around Lubbock.

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  4. VIDEO: Outgoing City Councilman serenades crowd at swearing in of new council membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... where he served for 33 years. He also served in the U.S. Army. Currently he works part-time with the Lubbock County Sheriff's Department. Obviously Floyd enjoys singing, as you can see in the video. But he also enjoys teaching the Bible, and playing ...

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  5. Extension Service day camp to teach weaving, craftsRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A day camp for third- through eighth-graders will teach them to weave and to make bulletin boards, key chains and bracelets on July 19 and 20 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Lubbock County Extension Service, 916 Main St., Ste. 201. Students will also learn how to use a sewing machine, complete a leather craft and work on a community service project for the Inside Out Foundation.

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  6. Lubbock man indicted in March fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock County grand jury returned an indictment for murder against a 33-year-old man accused in March of causing a fatal wreck after a high-speed police chase in Central Lubbock. Jonathan Lovato was also indicted on multiple felonies, including third-degree felony counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm and evading in a vehicle and second-degree felony counts of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury.

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  7. Hail, strong winds reported in severe storms moving through South PlainsRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A line of thunderstorms was producing hail, strong winds and heavy rain as it moved through the South Plains Tuesday evening. The storms prompted the National Weather Service in Lubbock to issue a severe thunderstorm warning for Lubbock County early Tuesday evening.

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  8. 13 injured after pickup crashes into line of vehicles on I-27 near BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... unit in an alley in the 1700 block of Avenue F. Salas was treated and released from UMC and booked into the Lubbock County Detention Center. Salas was charged with aggravated assault with a motor vehicle, evading on foot and violating the conditions ...

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  9. Ransom Canyon Earns Firewise DesignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... community to receive Firewise recognition in 2016. It also is the first Recognized Firewise Community in Lubbock County. Local officials hope this recognition will help encourage other communities in the area to work together and to take ownership ...

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  10. A sexually transmitted disease the world thought it eradicated is coming back at an alarming rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... have been written 100 years ago. Indiana's syphilis cases skyrocketed by 70 percent in a single year . Texas' Lubbock county was under a " syphilis alert. " Various counties face shortages of the medication used to treat syphilitic pregnant women. ...

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  11. 3 big stories from the weekRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A Lubbock County grand jury returned indictments Friday for capital murder against James and Debi Holland in the February slaying of their 18-year-old daughter. A Lubbock judge denied Monday the bond reduction request of the 55-year-old man charged in the killing of a South Plains musician earlier this year.

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  12. Texas couple indicted in murder of woman's pregnant teen daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... Jeffcoat and her unborn baby, the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reported. About 10 weeks before she died, the Lubbock County teen told counselors at Lorenzo High School that her stepfather had raped her multiple times - and she revealed she was pregnant ...

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  13. Texas couple indicted in slaying of woman's daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... throat and her womb cut from her. They say there also were indications the killer tried to burn her body. A Lubbock County grand jury returned the murder indictments Friday against the teen's mother and stepfather. No attorneys are listed on the ...

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  14. Garland Timms takes leave after 31 years with LPDRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... when working your cases, we do more as a case than what we did now than what we did in 1996." Matt Powell, Lubbock County's criminal district attorney, said Timms' work has helped his office bring justice to victims of crime. "He's done a great job ...

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  15. Texas couple indicted on capital murder charges in the death of Holli JeffcoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... has been indicted on capital murder charges in the February death of the woman's 18-year-old daughter. A Lubbock County grand jury returned the murder indictments on Friday against Holli Jeffcoat's 38-year-old mother, Debi Bryant Holland, and her ...

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  16. Lubbock couple indicted in murder of woman's daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    A Lubbock County grand jury returned indictments Friday for capital murder against James and Debi Holland in the February slaying of their 18-year-old daughter. Grand jurors met in a special session to determine if there was enough probable cause to charge the Hollands for the killing of Holli Jeffcoat, a special needs student at Lorenzo High School.

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  17. Why Are Government Hacks Often Bigger Than First Disclosed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | The Atlantic

    ... have been written 100 years ago. Indiana's syphilis cases skyrocketed by 70 percent in a single year . Texas' Lubbock county was under a " syphilis alert. " Various counties face shortages of the medication used to treat syphilitic pregnant women. ...

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  18. Lubbock Chamber to host Political Leadership InstituteRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce plans to host a Political Leadership Institute from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. July 12. The workshop will focus on public service and the candidacy process, and provide a nuts-and-bolts overview of what Lubbock County residents need to know to run for office, or how to participate in campaigns for issue-based ballot measures. Facilitators and guest speakers include Mike Steve, Action Printing co-owner, Benji Snead, FirstBank & Trust executive vice president and chief marketing officer, and Kim Davis, Nomiss Communication owner.

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  19. Patterson Harris ready to get to work after winning District 2 runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Shelia will come over here." Patterson Harris is a retired juvenile probation officer and supervisor at the Lubbock County Youth Center and a longtime resident of the district. She said throughout her campaign that safety, declining infrastructure ...

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  20. Hernandez wins Lubbock municipal judge runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... race in the city-wide runoff election that saw a 5.69 percent voter turnout, according to results from the Lubbock County Elections Office. There were 7,396 total votes cast, indicating more than 200 people opted not to vote for either candidate. ...

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