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Sondra's Song resident receives life changing scholarship

Transitioning into adulthood is challenging for anyone, but especially for those who are aging out of foster care. Here in Lubbock, the non-profit Sondra's Song helps young people from across the state make that transition.  

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At least it's not 100 Video included

We remain hot tomorrow, but it looks like we will avoid the 100s for the most part this coming week. 

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Liver cancer and Cirrhosis death rates spike

More and more people are dying from liver cancer and cirrhosis.

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LPD investigating Saturday morning shooting in East Lubbock

(LUBBOCK, TX) – Lubbock Police Officers were called to 2520 east 50th street (U-Haul) at 10:51 a.m. Saturday, July 21st, following reports of a disturbance at the business. 

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Hundreds at vigils mourn victims of Branson boat accident

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Dive teams will resume searching for five people still missing after a tourist boat capsized and sank in a southwestern Missouri lake. More>>

Scammers are impersonating LP&L reps and LSO deputies Video included

The most recent Lubbock utilities and the Lubbock County Sheriff's office.

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Video of Covenant Health staff praying offers inspiration

A video of Covenant Health nurses, doctors, and staff praying has gained millions of views and shares on both Twitter and Facebook.  

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Nelson funeral services scheduled

In lieu of flowers, Nelson's family request memorials be made to the J. David Nelson Endowed Scholarship at Texas Tech's Law School Foundation or the Ronald McDonald House Charities.

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Curry Co. jury convicts man on seven domestic violence counts

A Curry County jury convicted a man on seven counts of domestic violence. 

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Garza County: Woman leaves animals covered in feces, faces jail time for puppy mill Video included

A Post woman has been accused of running a puppy mill, leaving sixty dogs neglected.  A warrant identifies Shelia Proctor as the owner of these animals. 

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High Point Village golf tournament to expand programs for special needs students

High Point Village teaches nearly 150 individuals with special needs each year. It's a place for them to fine tune social skills and build confidence, but there is more demand than there is room to accept new students.

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Power outage in Wolfforth

A power outage is affecting Wolfforth. If you need emergency help call Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office at 806-775-1480 or 911.

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PrimeWest Mortgage names Piland president

Allyn Piland has been named President of PrimeWest Mortgage, effective September 1.

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Lubbock County burn ban ends

Lubbock County leaders allowed the county's burn ban to expire Friday morning.

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Mexican national arrested after short chase near Lubbock

A man is jailed after leading law enforcement on a short chase southeast of Lubbock Thursday evening.

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Friday, Wine Day! Video included

Mary Wilmeth brings "Mary's Voigner" which is one of several bottles available for tasting and pairing at the 2018 Terry County Vineyard Festival.

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Booth and tent space remaining for Fall Arts and Crafts Festival

The Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center (GAC) currently has booth and tent space available for talented artists and craftspeople to participate in the 48th Annual Fall Arts and Crafts Festival, an event to be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Three sequels open in Lubbock theaters this weekend Video included

Sequels to "Mamma Mia," "The Equalizer" and "Unfriended" open this weekend. FOX34's James Eppler has the rundown

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Digital media use may prompt the onset of ADHD in teens

Teenagers need to dial down the use of digital media, according to a new study. 

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Look Around Lubbock: CycleBar anniversary Video included

CycleBar Lubbock has been serving Lubbock for two years...

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5 things to know: Friday

5 things to know: Friday; Telemedicine set to reshape rural health care, Family House opens doors to expecting, homeless women, UPDATE: Plainview Police respond to fatal train crash, Lubbock Congressman says food stamp reform is priority, Trump-Putin II:Planning fall event in aftermath of Helsinki

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Jodey Arrington mourns death of former city councilman David Nelson

Lubbock Congressman Jodey Arrington shared his grief over the death of former city councilman, David Nelson. 

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Lubbock Congressman says food stamp reform is priority

Lubbock Congressman Jodey Arrington says food stamp reform is a priority for resolving differences in the farm bills. House Speaker Paul Ryan selected him for the conference committee and said he's become a passionate leader and a champion for agriculture. 

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The Latest: Police: 3 detained in bank robbery shooting

Police have detained three people in connection with a shooting during an attempted robbery at a North Texas bank.   

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Telemedicine set to reshape rural health care Video included

With the simple click of a button health care advise can be administered through a computer screen. 

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Family House opens doors to expecting, homeless women Video included

A big change happened for an eleven-day-old baby, her mom and dad. They went from being homeless, to sleeping with a roof over their heads. Family Promise of Lubbock opened it's doors to the Spirit House. It's a shelter for two families, that caters specifically to pregnant women.

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Texas to become third largest oil producing region

Texas is set to surpass Iraq and Iran as the third largest oil producing region in the world according to Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation.

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Scammers target LP&L customers

The Lubbock Police Department would like to remind community members to stay vigilant against possible phone scams. Today, the City of Lubbock has received several reports of scammers claiming to be Lubbock Power and Light employees who threatened to disconnect services if an immediate payment was not made by the customer.

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Governor Abbott, Department of Justice Announce $1 million grant following Santa Fe shooting

Governor Greg Abbott and the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) today announced a $1 million grant for overtime expenses of law enforcement officers involved in the response efforts after the shooting at Santa Fe High School. 

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Texas husband and wife and Texas attorney indicted for conspiring to defraud the US

A federal a grand jury sitting in Fort Worth, Texas returned an indictment yesterday charging a husband and wife and a Texas attorney with conspiring to defraud the United States and separately charging the husband and wife with tax evasion, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox for the Northern District of Texas.

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UPDATE: Plainview Police respond to fatal train crash

Early Thursday morning officers of the Plainview Police Department were dispatched to North Columbia and Interstate 27 involving a train and a pedestrian. 

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Second occupant of July 6 crash dies from injuries

Following a crash on Monday July 6, 2018, the Texas Department of Public Safety said Darrel Jerome Johnson, 50, has died. 

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TTUHSC Public Health Program receives accreditation

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Masters of Public Health (MPH) program received accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health.

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5 things to know: Thursday

5 things to know: Thursday; Former Lubbock City Council member David Nelson killed in bicycle crash, High profile death a reminder for motorist to share the road with cyclists, UPDATE: LPD search for suspect involved in SWAT standoff, Texas Tech helps Ag producers have a sustainable operation through an online tool, Amid harsh criticism, Trump tries a tougher tone on Russia

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UPDATE: LPD search for suspect involved in SWAT standoff

The Lubbock Police Department is investigating an altercation that led to shots fired in the 2400 block of East 10th Street Wednesday night. At this time, the suspect has not been located.

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High profile death a reminder for motorist to share the road with cyclists Video included

Former Lubbock City Councilman and County Court of Law Judge elect David Nelson's death Wednesday morning while he was on a bike ride is now serving as a reminder for motorist to share the road with cyclist.

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Texas Tech helps Ag producers have a sustainable operation through an online tool Video included

Tech researchers have been collecting data through the calculator, for several years, testing various projects.  

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United Family to host school supply drive

The United Family® is again partnering with Lubbock-area school districts to host a school supply drive for local students in need. 

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EXIT Realty of Lubbock partners with Habitat to build home

Homeownership for someone will become a reality thanks to the partnership between EXIT Realty of Lubbock and Habitat for Humanity Lubbock.  

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Congressman Jodey Arrington selected to serve on Farm Bill Conference Committee

Today, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan appointed Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) to serve on the bicameral, bipartisan conference committee established to resolve the differences between the House and Senate versions of the 2018 Farm Bill. 

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DPS Criminal Investigation Agents arrest 3 suspects following drug transaction

Wednesday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. the Texas Department of Public Safety Criminal Investigation Agents observed a possible drug transaction in the area of 49th Street and Avenue U. 

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NM State Police Agents go to Oklahoma to solve a homicide

On Saturday, June 23, 2018, New Mexico State Police uniformed officers in Gallup received a call that a male subject had jumped out of a vehicle and was wounded on Interstate 40 eastbound exit 44. 

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Tip leads to Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender in Houston

A tip has led to the Houston arrest of a man on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offenders list who had been on the run for two years. 

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Lubbock Chamber cheers U.S. Department of Labor roll back of persuader rule

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce officials touted another victory against regulatory overreach today as the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) repealed the previous Administration’s changes to Persuader Rule regulations. 

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Former Lubbock City Council member David Nelson killed in bicycle crash Video included

Texas Department of Public Safety identifies 67-year-old John David Nelson as the man killed during an early-morning fatal crash between a bike and a truck. 

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Look Around Lubbock: Lubbock Lake Landmark Video included

The Lubbock Lake Landmark is hosting Archaeology in Action: Family Day on Saturday, July 21st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m...

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UPDATE: Bicyclist killed by oncoming vehicle identified

A bicyclist was traveling west bound on FM 41, when a Ford pickup traveling also west bound struck the bicyclist from behind.  The bicyclist was transported to UMC where he was later pronounced deceased.

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5 things to know: Wednesday

5 things to know: Wednesday; Lubbock teen indicted for fatal shooting in July 2017, Saharan dust settles over Texas, Stem cells from wisdom teeth could save your life, Virgin Mary's "tears" in Hobbs church determined to be olive oil, Trump backs off siding with Russia over US intelligence

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Young, joyful France beats Croatia 4-2 to win 2nd World Cup

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France won its second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for. More>>

New Army command aims to help counter China, Russia threats

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Army leaders say the creation of a new Texas-based Army command focused on the future will help the service adapt to the emerging threats from powers such as China and Russia after years of counterinsurgency warfare. More>>

Agency watchdog slams ex-HHS chief Price on costly travel

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HHS inspector general finds government wasted $341,000 on travel by ousted HHS chief Tom Price; federal travel rules not followed. More>>

Trump's tough NATO talk plays well on eastern flank

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Poland's president says the debates over NATO spending that U.S. President Donald Trump ignited are paying off for countries like his on the alliance's eastern flank because they have led to more defense spending by allies. More>>

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  • Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script

    Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script

    Sunday, July 22 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-07-22 12:59:18 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:35:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks during a press conference at the FCA headquarter, in Balocco, Italy. The boards of Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari and CNH Industrial have be...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks during a press conference at the FCA headquarter, in Balocco, Italy. The boards of Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari and CNH Industrial have be...
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman has written a letter to the carmaker's employees to inform them that long-time CEO Sergio Marchionne's condition has worsened, preventing him from returning to the company he...
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman has written a letter to the carmaker's employees to inform them that long-time CEO Sergio Marchionne's condition has worsened, preventing him from returning to the company he created through a merger.
  • Mexican president-elect vows improvements to deter migration

    Mexican president-elect vows improvements to deter migration

    Sunday, July 22 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-07-22 21:35:07 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:35:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte). Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, right, and his future Foreign Minister, Marcelo Ebrard, speaks to the press outside his party's headquarters in Mexico City, Sunday, July 22, 2018. Lopez Obrador has release...(AP Photo/Marco Ugarte). Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, right, and his future Foreign Minister, Marcelo Ebrard, speaks to the press outside his party's headquarters in Mexico City, Sunday, July 22, 2018. Lopez Obrador has release...
    Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has released a seven-page letter he sent to U.S. President Donald Trump detailing how he plans to improve Mexico's economy and security so Mexicans do not feel...
    Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has released a seven-page letter he sent to U.S. President Donald Trump detailing how he plans to improve Mexico's economy and security so Mexicans do not feel the need to migrate.
  • Uber suspends driver who live-streamed St. Louis passengers

    Uber suspends driver who live-streamed St. Louis passengers

    Sunday, July 22 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-07-23 01:59:53 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:30 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:30:39 GMT
    Ride-sharing company Uber has suspended a driver who recorded hundreds of St. Louis-area riders without their permission and streamed the live video online.
    Ride-sharing company Uber has suspended a driver who recorded hundreds of St. Louis-area riders without their permission and streamed the live video online.
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  • Syrian White Helmets evacuated to Jordan through Israel

    Syrian White Helmets evacuated to Jordan through Israel

    Sunday, July 22 2018 2:08 AM EDT2018-07-22 06:08:55 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:35:52 GMT
    Map locates Quneitra, site of aid worker evacuations; 1c x 3 inches; 46.5 mm x 76 mm;Map locates Quneitra, site of aid worker evacuations; 1c x 3 inches; 46.5 mm x 76 mm;
    Israeli military rescues stranded Syrian volunteers from Golan Heights border area, transfers them to third country.
    Israeli military rescues stranded Syrian volunteers from Golan Heights border area, transfers them to third country.
  • Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script

    Ailing auto CEO Marchionne had multiple roles, no script

    Sunday, July 22 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-07-22 12:59:18 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:35:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks during a press conference at the FCA headquarter, in Balocco, Italy. The boards of Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari and CNH Industrial have be...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks during a press conference at the FCA headquarter, in Balocco, Italy. The boards of Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari and CNH Industrial have be...
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman has written a letter to the carmaker's employees to inform them that long-time CEO Sergio Marchionne's condition has worsened, preventing him from returning to the company he...
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman has written a letter to the carmaker's employees to inform them that long-time CEO Sergio Marchionne's condition has worsened, preventing him from returning to the company he created through a merger.
  • Prominent S Korea politician found dead in possible suicide

    Prominent S Korea politician found dead in possible suicide

    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:34:59 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-07-23 03:35:44 GMT
    (Han Jong-chan/Yonhap via AP). In this July 22, 2018, photo, South Korean lawmaker Roh Hoe-chan arrives after visiting the U.S. at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea. The prominent liberal South Korean politician embroiled in a corru...(Han Jong-chan/Yonhap via AP). In this July 22, 2018, photo, South Korean lawmaker Roh Hoe-chan arrives after visiting the U.S. at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea. The prominent liberal South Korean politician embroiled in a corru...
    A prominent liberal South Korean lawmaker embroiled in a corruption scandal was found dead in what appeared to be one of the country's most high-profile suicide in recent years.
    A prominent liberal South Korean lawmaker embroiled in a corruption scandal was found dead in what appeared to be one of the country's most high-profile suicide in recent years.
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