Sights and sounds of USMC training
Sights and sounds of USMC training

DAY ONE Recruits, packed into a dimly-lit bus, arrived at Marine Corps. Recruit Depot-San Diego after "travel day." Even before the bus parked, the training began. "All of you look at me right now!" a...

Lubbock's water supply still not at normal levels
Lubbock's water supply still not at normal levels

Despite the downpour this year Lubbock is still seeing drought conditions keeping the city in drought stage one. In this phase the city expected to use less than 90 percent of its maximum daily supply capacity. All this...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Injured LPD officer released from hospital
Injured LPD officer released from hospital

An LPD officer injured a few weeks ago is out of the hospital. Corporal Ryan Durrett was thrown from his cruiser while trying to arrest a suspected car thief. The suspect then reportedly carjacking the officer's SUV...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Don't be fooled by car and bank "100°" temps
Don't be fooled by car and bank "100°" temps

Turn on your car engine, and the thermometer reads above 100 degrees. Drive down any street, and the banks will confirm it. But are these temperature readings accurate? "If they've been sitting at a stop light...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Teen uses her summer paycheck for needy students
Teen uses her summer paycheck for needy students

With the new school year beginning in three weeks many families will struggle with back to school expenses. Roosevelt High School senior Tayzha Evans is taking it upon herself to help four families curb those costs. It...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Texas Boys Ranch telethon breaks fundraising record
Texas Boys Ranch telethon breaks fundraising record

The 40th Annual Texas Boys Ranch Telethon had the highest fundraising goal ever for the organization, $275,000. The night was full of entertainment, success stories and ringing phones. The Boys Ranch and Fox34 thank...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Clovis plane crash leaves pilot in serious condition
Clovis plane crash leaves pilot in serious condition

A Clovis pilot was airlifted to Lubbock after crash landing a plane in Curry County Sunday morning. James Bostwick, 66, from Clovis, the pilot and only one on board is in serious condition at UMC. Bostwick had reported a...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Texas Tech students graduate at USA
Texas Tech students graduate at USA

It's time for the real world. Nearly 1,500 undergraduate Texas Tech students graduated at the USA.   The university had two ceremonies Saturday. The summer commencement speaker, Tech Board of Regent member and...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Look Around Lubbock: 10th Annual K9 Splashfest this Sunday
Look Around Lubbock: 10th Annual K9 Splashfest this Sunday

Connect with Ashley Claster on her Facebook page and Twitter! She loves hearing your feedback! Help your dog beat the summer heat this Sunday at Clapp Pool. The 10th Annual K9 Splashfest features a swimsuit...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
What's happening in Lubbock this weekend
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Eppler: A 'Gift' for moviegoers arrives in theaters late summer
Eppler: A 'Gift' for moviegoers arrives in theaters late summer

"The Gift" is one sick and twisted little movie, which is a real compliment considering how hard it is for movies to be surprising anymore. The script by Joel Edgerton, who also directs and stars, is a smart,...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
First Kissing bug confirmed in southwest Lubbock
First Kissing bug confirmed in southwest Lubbock

"We know now that the kissing bug is here, we have confirmed it and we actually have the kissing bug," Bug Tech manager and director Michael Askew said. "We don't know the extent of the problem just...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Local record store celebrates 35 years in business
Local record store celebrates 35 years in business

Despite the digital age, Ralph's Records is still going strong. The business is celebrating 35 years, it opened in 1980 at 10th & University across the street from Texas Tech. The store now sits near 82nd and...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Transportation companies give students new shoes for school
Transportation companies give students new shoes for school

From school supplies to new kicks for the school year.  Con-Way Freight and Con-Way truckload among other organizations are sending kids off to school with a little extra self confidence. About 26 pairs of shoes...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Thousands show up to 'Back to School Fiesta'
Thousands show up to 'Back to School Fiesta'

The 16th annual Back to School Fiesta helping students and their families prepare for the upcoming school year by providing free school supplies, and other educational resources.  Each student who showed-up ,on...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Lubbock County Constables ask for body cameras
Lubbock County Constables ask for body cameras

Body cameras have become a norm for several law enforcement agencies across the country.  Nearly 100 Lubbock Police Officers currently use the device as added protection. But one group of peace officers in our...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Big Brothers Big Sisters host tennis tournament
Big Brothers Big Sisters host tennis tournament

The heat is not stopping some for a game of tennis. Around 30 children and adults participated in the 7th annual Big Brothers Big Sisters tennis tournament. The non-profit offers one-on-one mentoring to children who need a...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Texas Tech Board of Regents planning for new year
Texas Tech Board of Regents planning for new year

A bigger budget paired with some big changes for Texas Tech in the near future. Members of the Board of Regents discussed upcoming modifications to the university system. Chancellor Robert Duncan said the system did well...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Tech Regents renew presidential contracts
Tech Regents renew presidential contracts

Texas Tech Regents approve the renewal of three out of four presidential contracts. Contract negotiations for Dr. May, Dr. Lang and Dr. Mitchell are all in the beginning stages.The fourth president is Athletic Director...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Tech Debate Coach: Kasich 'won' first Presidential debate
Tech Debate Coach: Kasich 'won' first Presidential debate

Thursday's GOP debate was the first in the 2016 race for the Oval Office. Ten Republicans took to the stage in Cleveland to discuss their platforms and ideas, along with several jabs at President Obama and Democratic...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
South Plains Mall extends hours for tax free weekend
South Plains Mall extends hours for tax free weekend

South Plains Mall is ready for the tax-free weekend. The mall is extending its hours for the holiday weekend, opening at 10 a.m. Saturday until 10 p.m, and Sunday from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m.Retailers also using this time to...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Postal service sends out false notice to homeowners
Postal service sends out false notice to homeowners

An unexpected letter in the mail. Residents were geared up for mail delivery changes. The U.S. Postal Service sent out a letter by mistake to a north Lubbock neighborhood.  Residents who live on Bates Street said...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Local charter school debates storm water fee
Local charter school debates storm water fee

Many business owners and residents are struggling having to pay those drastic increases in their utility bills. That comes as a result of the storm water rate structure implemented in January. A local charter school was...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Four are hospitalized after rollover
Four are hospitalized after rollover

Four people, including three children are in the hospital after a rollover near Slaton at County Roads 7800 and 3200. DPS Troopers reported the car was speeding when it slid on the dirt road and flipped.The name of...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT
Texas Boys Ranch Ed/Rec center balances work and play
Texas Boys Ranch Ed/Rec center balances work and play

It has all you would expect at a working ranch: horses, wide open spaces and a rural lifestyle. The children who are placed at the Texas Boys Ranch prosper because of a structured lifestyle and resources that make a huge...

August 28th, 11:57 AM CDT

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