Joseph Urias was recently diagnosed with a rare disorder, CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder. It’s a genetic disorder which causes mutations in the gene responsible for brain and neuron development, and has affected Joseph his entire life. Now, supporters are raising money to help the family adapt.
The City of Lubbock Public Health Department will host a clinic offering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine and school vaccinations at the Lubbock High School cafeteria on Saturday, September 18, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The Hockley County District Attorney announced a grand jury’s decision to indict a Levelland man on a capital murder charge after a deadly SWAT standoff in Levelland on July 15, 2021. He was also indicted on a charge of attempted capital murder of a peace officer.
According to a filed response from Prerak Shah with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas, the court should deny the request in part saying “[Reagor’s] argument misunderstands the definition of a false representation” for the purposes of bank fraud rules. If denied, Reagor will stand trial in next month and if convicted, faces up to 90 years in federal prison.
Authorities say a student was approached by a white male, who exited the bushes in Urbanovsky Park on the east side of the United Supermarkets Arena, between 10:30 p.m. and 11:00 p.m., Tuesday evening.
The city hosted its bi-weekly COVID-19 virtual news conference Wednesday afternoon featuring a panelist of women in the medical field who encouraged the community to get vaccinated to protect Lubbock’s pediatric population and to prevent hospitalizations.