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Resthaven honors West Texas law enforcement
Resthaven honors West Texas law enforcement

Resthaven Funeral Home honored law enforcement in West Texas Wednesday. The free lunch was a way to say "thank you" to the men and women who protect and serve.

Shallowater seniors named commended students in 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program
Shallowater seniors named commended students in 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program

Shallowater High School principal, Rob Hollis, announced today that Tiffany Davis and Colton Baldridge have been named Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Four to be inducted into West Texas Walk of Fame today
Four to be inducted into West Texas Walk of Fame today

The Induction Ceremony will take place on Thursday, Sept. 19, at 7:00 p.m. in the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Theatre.

Prominent Lubbock leader celebrates his 100th birthday
Prominent Lubbock leader celebrates his 100th birthday

James Thomas Braxton, a pillar in our community is celebrating a milestone. He turned 100 years old.

Lubbock to host symposium on addiction, recovery
Lubbock to host symposium on addiction, recovery

Later this year there will be symposium focused on preventing various kinds of addiction and also on ways to recover from it.

Operation Christmas Child kicks off with goal to donate 11 million shoeboxes worldwide
Operation Christmas Child kicks off with goal to donate 11 million shoeboxes worldwide

Millions of kids around the world will receive a gift of a lifetime this holiday season -- a shoebox filled with presents and the power of prayer. 

Parks employees, paramedics rescue toddler from Levelland lake
Parks employees, paramedics rescue toddler from Levelland lake

Attentive parks employees jumped into Lobo Lake to help rescue a toddler who was face-down.

Lubbock traffic ops manager appointed to Board of School for Blind
Lubbock traffic ops manager appointed to Board of School for Blind

Governor Abbott has appointed Bruce L. "Lee" Sonnenberg of Lubbock to the governing board of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired.

UPDATED: Two-year-old left in car dies; Hobbs woman charged
UPDATED: Two-year-old left in car dies; Hobbs woman charged

A two-year-old died Tuesday after being left in a hot car for hours, the 42nd death like this in the nation. Police have now arrested the woman who was caring for her.

Texas Roadhouse to donate Thursday's profits to Odessa victims
Texas Roadhouse to donate Thursday's profits to Odessa victims

The Texas Roadhouse in Lubbock and 62 other locations around the region will donate all of Thursday evening's profits to the Odessa Community Foundation.