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HS FB Preview: Monterey vs. EP Eastlake
HS FB Preview: Monterey vs. EP Eastlake

The Monterey Plainsmen are back in the playoffs after missing it last year. According to head coach, Wayne Hutchinson, the team is more motivated than ever.

"Permian Basin Strong": Students pay tribute to Odessa spree shooting victim
"Permian Basin Strong": Students pay tribute to Odessa spree shooting victim

On Friday, students at Lubbock-Cooper high school welcomed the youngest survivor of the Odessa spree shooting back to the city with open arms.

18 Lubbock children adopted by nine families on National Adoption Day
18 Lubbock children adopted by nine families on National Adoption Day

As part of National Adoption Day, nine adoptive families from across the city celebrated at the courthouse, as they gained permanent legal custody of their children.

Judge rules school shooting suspect incompetent for trial
Judge rules school shooting suspect incompetent for trial

A judge has ruled the teenager accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Texas high school mentally incompetent to stand trial.

Update: Police make arrest in connection with aggravated robbery, one suspect still missing
Update: Police make arrest in connection with aggravated robbery, one suspect still missing

Lubbock Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating suspects involved in an aggravated robbery/aggravated kidnapping that occurred at approximately 11 p.m. Nov. 6.

Texas appeals court blocks Rodney Reed execution
Texas appeals court blocks Rodney Reed execution

Texas highest criminal appeals court has stopped the execution of inmate Rodney Reed

Border wall fundraiser claims new construction in Texas
Border wall fundraiser claims new construction in Texas

Claims that a private group has started building its own border wall in South Texas are being questioned by some longtime residents worried that the construction could cause flooding and violate treaty obligations between the U.S. and Mexico. We Build the

Lubbock holds ceremony for new Police Chief
Lubbock holds ceremony for new Police Chief

The city of Lubbock held a swearing-in ceremony for new police chief Floyd Mitchell in the City Council Chambers today.

How to best avoid package theft during the holiday season
How to best avoid package theft during the holiday season

It is that time of year again: The holiday shopping season. Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals are coming up this month, but statistics indicate you should think twice before leaving your online orders on the front porch.

Late congressman Mickey Leland to be honored at ceremony
Late congressman Mickey Leland to be honored at ceremony

The city of Lubbock will hold a ceremony honoring the late Congressman Mickey Leland.