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McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial with long days
McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial with long days

The impeachment trial of President Donald will resume this week and may start with a fight over the ground rules.

January 19th, 11:37 PM CST
The influence of MLK celebrated through the power of song
The influence of MLK celebrated through the power of song

The MLK Commemorative Council of Lubbock hosted its final night of tributes to Dr. King, after a weekend of celebrations, for the 49th year. 

Firefighter Matt Dawson holding steady
Firefighter Matt Dawson holding steady

The Lubbock Professional Firefighters Association reports firefighter Matt Dawson is holding steady. He is still unconscious and there is no way to know when he could wake up. 

Lubbock volunteers encourage others to engage with community
Lubbock volunteers encourage others to engage with community

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a national day of service for thousands of volunteers in the nation.

Dog tags memorializing Officer Reyna sent to LPD
Dog tags memorializing Officer Reyna sent to LPD

Point 27 is sending Shields of Strength to LPD. And special folded flag pendants are being sent to his family.

Trump thanks farmers for backing him through China trade war
Trump thanks farmers for backing him through China trade war

President Donald Trump is expected to discuss new U.S. trade agreements with its North American neighbors and with China during an appearance Sunday in Texas at a convention of American farmers.

January 19th, 11:36 AM CST
Look Around Lubbock: Texas Tech Equestrian Wooly Winter Open Show
Look Around Lubbock: Texas Tech Equestrian Wooly Winter Open Show

The Wooly Winter Open Show hosted by the Texas Tech Equestrian Team is Saturday, January 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Agencies partner with Vera Bradley to fight sex trafficking
Agencies partner with Vera Bradley to fight sex trafficking

Human trafficking is a real problem in Texas and around the Lubbock and South Plains area. For human trafficking month several organizations, including One Voice Home, are partnering to tackle the issue.

Tech Hoops up to No. 18 in AP Top 25 after two Big 12 wins
Tech Hoops up to No. 18 in AP Top 25 after two Big 12 wins

Following a week of success, Texas Tech Basketball was bumped up five spots in the latest AP Top 25 poll to No. 18.

No escape: Senators to be quiet, unplugged for Trump trial
January 19th, 7:06 AM CST
Homes burn after shooter kills 2 Honolulu officers
Homes burn after shooter kills 2 Honolulu officers

Honolulu police say two officers have been shot and hospitalized in critical condition Sunday and the suspect is at large.

January 19th, 4:06 PM CST
Post ISD cheer opens doors for all students to get involved
Post ISD cheer opens doors for all students to get involved

The Post cheerleaders cheer on the Bold Gold loud and proud. They've also opened up doors for several young girls, including Kyleigh Shumard.

US VP Pence honors Martin Luther King Jr. at church service
US VP Pence honors Martin Luther King Jr. at church service

Vice President Mike Pence spoke at a church service Sunday in Tennessee in remembrance of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Pence attended the service at the Holy City Church of God in Memphis on Sunday, the day before the federal holiday named after the civil rights leader.

January 19th, 5:16 PM CST
Family & friends remember Ofc. Reyna as a true embodiment of a public servant
Family & friends remember Ofc. Reyna as a true embodiment of a public servant

Officer Nicholas Reyna will be remembered for his dedication to the City of Lubbock. Many of friends and colleagues remembering his smile.

Patrick: First responder funerals 'heartwrenching,' will order ice treatment study
Patrick: First responder funerals 'heartwrenching,' will order ice treatment study

Patrick said he's been to too many services for fallen first responders -- nearly 40 since he took office, 18 last year alone -- but said it's important to show the 29 million Texans share in the loss.

Look Around Lubbock: Double T Twirling Championship
Look Around Lubbock: Double T Twirling Championship

The Double T Twirling Championship is Saturday, January 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Premier Sportsplex.

WATCH: Funeral for LPD Officer Nicholas Reyna
WATCH: Funeral for LPD Officer Nicholas Reyna

Watch the funeral service for Lubbock Police Officer Nicholas Reyna.

Friends & co-workers share memories during funeral for Lt. Hill
Friends & co-workers share memories during funeral for Lt. Hill

Firefighters from around the country filled the Rip Griffin Center and Resthaven Cemetery to lay Lieutenant Eric Hill to rest.

Partner agencies stand in for LPD during Officer Reyna's funeral
Partner agencies stand in for LPD during Officer Reyna's funeral

According to Lubbock County Sheriff, Kelly Rowe, local law enforcement agencies share a lot of the same missions.

Firefighters from across state stand watch over Lubbock during Lt. Eric Hill's funeral
Firefighters from across state stand watch over Lubbock during Lt. Eric Hill's funeral

A key phrase during Lt. Eric Hill's funeral Friday, "Rest well, brother. We'll take it from here." During the funeral, firefighters from Midland, Plainview and Fort Worth stood watch over Lubbock.

Fire in Levelland destroys home, shop
Fire in Levelland destroys home, shop

A Levelland home and shop have been destroyed after a blaze last night.

Lubbock Fire Rescue Lt. Eric Hill memorialized, honored
Lubbock Fire Rescue Lt. Eric Hill memorialized, honored

During a prayer for Lt. Eric Hill, thanking God, Pastor Michael Nelson with the Roswell Church of Christ said "thank you for the life, the love, the memories, the laughing and crying, everything that came with Eric."

Buddy Holly Center honors the 61st anniversary of "The Day the Music Died"
Buddy Holly Center honors the 61st anniversary of "The Day the Music Died"

Join the Buddy Holly Center Monday, February 3, 2020 in remembering the tragic plane crash that claimed the lives of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson, and pilot Roger Peterson.

Utility work to affect portion of Marsha Sharp Freeway
Utility work to affect portion of Marsha Sharp Freeway

Starting Sunday night, January 19, Lubbock Power & Light (LP&L) and its contractors will begin work to complete a utility line construction project crossing Marsha Sharp Freeway

Two juveniles dead after crash on I-27 in Hale County
Two juveniles dead after crash on I-27 in Hale County

A single vehicle crash has killed two boys, 10 and 11-years-old in Hale County.

Starbucks, home of the $4 latte, is moving into poor areas
Starbucks, home of the $4 latte, is moving into poor areas

Starbucks is expanding a program that tries to help low-income communities by opening coffee shops in them and hiring local workers.

January 16th, 8:26 AM CST
Texas Tech hosts ribbon cutting for Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative
Texas Tech hosts ribbon cutting for Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative

Texas Tech has moved its research institute focused on nutrition and metabolic health. 

Frenship ISD to hold public hearing Monday
Frenship ISD to hold public hearing Monday

The Frenship ISD Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing on the annual report including the Texas Academic Performance Report.

Watchdog: White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid
Watchdog: White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid

The federal government's watchdog agency says the a White House office violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine aid.

January 16th, 9:26 AM CST
United Family trains truck drivers to spot human trafficking
United Family trains truck drivers to spot human trafficking

Human trafficking is one of the fastest growing crimes in the nation, and it is happening in the South Plains.

New mental health training program for detention officers
New mental health training program for detention officers

A NEW PROGRAM IN LUBBOCK COUNTY IS GIVING DETENTION OFFICERS THE TOOLS... TO HELP INMATES IN CRISIS, ESPECIALLY ONES SUFFERING FROM MENTAL ILLNESS.

Senate passes USMCA agreement
Senate passes USMCA agreement

Just minutes before the Senate became an impeachment courtroom, it handed President Trump a big bipartisan victory. 

Shelia Patterson-Harris running for re-election
Shelia Patterson-Harris running for re-election

District 2 Councilwoman Shelia Patterson Harris is running for reelection.

Hobbs man charged with breaking and entering, burglar alarm led to arrest
Hobbs man charged with breaking and entering, burglar alarm led to arrest

Lea County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 1600 block of East Adams Street in reference to a back-door motion burglar alarm.

Lubbock ISD encourages community to wear yellow in support of first responders
Lubbock ISD encourages community to wear yellow in support of first responders

Several schools within Lubbock ISD are encouraging the community to wear yellow Friday, January 17, to honor the Lubbock first responders killed and injured in the line of duty.