YWCA of Lubbock hosts 31st Annual Women of Excellence Awards
YWCA of Lubbock hosts 31st Annual Women of Excellence Awards

For more than 30 years the YWCA of Lubbock has honored the accomplishments and contributions of women across West Texas through the Women of Excellence Awards. 

Texas Tech's Burkhart Center launches Mobile Autism Clinic
Texas Tech's Burkhart Center launches Mobile Autism Clinic

Texas Tech's Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research launched its mobile clinic Tuesday.

Coach Wells says 4 Texas Tech football players are not practicing
Coach Wells says 4 Texas Tech football players are not practicing

Four Texas Tech football players are not practicing, in what could be considered a suspension.  Head Coach Matt Wells announced it at a morning briefing Tuesday. 

Traffic backed up near 50th and West Loop
Traffic backed up near 50th and West Loop

An accident on the South Loop and Slide Rd. is backing up traffic to the 50th Street exit on the West Loop.  

Landlord: Reagor-Dykes Plainview abandoned in 'extreme disrepair'
Landlord: Reagor-Dykes Plainview abandoned in 'extreme disrepair'

The Reagor-Dykes Ford dealership in Plainview has been abandoned and left in "extreme disrepair," according to court documents, and Ford Motor Credit has repossessed "substantially all" of its personal property collateral, leaving the property "in shambles."

Anthony Hall
High Point Village partners with Texas Tech Athletics for World Down Syndrome Awareness Day
High Point Village partners with Texas Tech Athletics for World Down Syndrome Awareness Day

On March 21, High Point Village will be partnering with Texas Tech Athletics to celebrate World Down Syndrome Awareness Day.

Two inmates charged in attack on Lea County Detention Center officer
Two inmates charged in attack on Lea County Detention Center officer

Gabriel Rodriquez, 28, and Justin Hobbs, 23, were both charged with kidnapping, assault with intent to commit a violent felony on a peace officer and escape from jail. 

Proposal could resolve many Reagor-Dykes registration, title issues
Proposal could resolve many Reagor-Dykes registration, title issues

There appears to be a significant breakthrough for some Reagor-Dykes customers who have not been able to register their vehicle or transfer a title. 

United Supermarkets launches ‘STREETside’ pickup in Levelland & Plainview
United Supermarkets launches ‘STREETside’ pickup in Levelland & Plainview

The United Family® is proud to announce online grocery ordering will now be available to United Supermarkets customers in both Levelland and Plainview. 

SPC Theatre to present ‘You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown’
SPC Theatre to present ‘You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown’

South Plains College Theatre will present its spring show, “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” with performances slated for March 28-31 in the Jones Theatre in the Fine Arts building. 

TxDOT project adding cameras to assist with traffic management and communication
TxDOT project adding cameras to assist with traffic management and communication

Work on a Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) project to install traffic cameras on east and north Loop 289 is scheduled to begin next week. 

LPD warns about recent scams targeting elderly
LPD warns about recent scams targeting elderly

The Lubbock Police Department is warning the community about recent scams, targeting elderly people. 

Zhaire Smith reflects on time at Texas Tech as he prepares for NBA debut
Zhaire Smith reflects on time at Texas Tech as he prepares for NBA debut

Zhaire Smith went from a 3-star recruit to becoming the second highest drafted Red Raider in program history in the span of one year. 

Jon Sokoloff
Chief Stevens addresses recruiting minorities at public meeting
Chief Stevens addresses recruiting minorities at public meeting

Lubbock Police are actively seeking out minorities to hire. At a community engagement task force meeting, Chief Greg Stevens addressed the dismissed lawsuit against the city for its process hiring cops.

Megan Reyna
TX Workforce, LEDA fund teacher externships
TX Workforce, LEDA fund teacher externships

Lubbock area teachers will have an opportunity to leave the classroom and enter another workforce.

Matt Ernst
Texas Tech Recycling Center benefits students passionate about sustainability
Texas Tech Recycling Center benefits students passionate about sustainability

Texas Tech's 24-hour recycling center isn't just helping the environment, it's supporting Tech students.  

Chelsea Gilmore
Woman pleads to sexual assault of child, receives 20-year sentence
Woman pleads to sexual assault of child, receives 20-year sentence

A Lubbock woman will spend at least the next decade in prison after she pleaded guilty to sexual assault of a child.

Sen. Perry reappointed to SW States Water Commission
Sen. Perry reappointed to SW States Water Commission

Governor Abbott has reappointed State Senator Charles Perry and appointed State Representative Lyle Larson to the Southwestern States Water Commission.

TAG arrests felon for west Lubbock shooting
TAG arrests felon for west Lubbock shooting

The Texas Anti-Gang task force has arrested a man on a long list of charges. Investigators believe he shot a man in west Lubbock a week ago. 

Matt Ernst
Report: 400 million children living in extreme poverty; Children of World makes stop in Lubbock
Report: 400 million children living in extreme poverty; Children of World makes stop in Lubbock

According to Children International, 400 million children are living in extreme poverty across the globe.

3rd-seed Texas Tech will play Northern Kentucky in Tulsa on Friday
3rd-seed Texas Tech will play Northern Kentucky in Tulsa on Friday

Texas Tech men's basketball will be a No. 3 seed in the NCAA tournament. They will face Northern Kentucky on Friday. If they win, they will play the winner of Buffalo and Arizona State or St. John's (play-in game). 

Jon Sokoloff
Community Engagement Task Force to host forum Monday
Community Engagement Task Force to host forum Monday

If you have a problem or suggestion for the City of Lubbock, you can share it Monday. 

Lubbock Soccer Association teaching youth life skills
Lubbock Soccer Association teaching youth life skills

Team Fury has worked hard over the last four years and their dedication paid off. The team recently traveled to San Angelo and won their first tournament. 

Chelsea Gilmore
Boil Water Notice lifted for City of O'Donnell
Boil Water Notice lifted for City of O'Donnell

The City of O'Donnell water no longer requires boiling as of Saturday, March 16, at 11:40 a.m.

Mayor Pope to host Coffee with the Mayor Wednesday
Mayor Pope to host Coffee with the Mayor Wednesday

Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope will host a Coffee with the Mayor on Wednesday, March 20. The meeting will start at 7:30 a.m. at Tova Coffeehouse.

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