Easter: Cold, warm, or hot?

Though this Good Friday began chilly, even cold in some spots, the most pleasant weather of the week already is getting underway. And Easter Weekend? Details are in today's post.

  Hurricane Michael upgraded to a Category 5 at time of landfall in Florida

Michael is the first hurricane to make landfall in the United States as a category 5 since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, and only the fourth on record.
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  Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border

Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with temporary California registration across the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to New York state police.

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AeroCare called after construction worker injured at Hale Wind Farm

  Lubbock appeals to state to fund cleanup of abandoned recycling facility

Lubbock veteran places 8th in Boston Marathon handcycle race

  Few sprinkles this evening, cool overnight

Woman found dead during welfare check

Lubbock Fire Rescue and Lubbock Police Department were called to a home in the 2800 block of 63rd Street on Wednesday around 2 p.m. for a welfare check.
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  House subpoena for Mueller report escalates investigation

"It now falls to Congress to determine the full scope of that alleged misconduct and to decide what steps we must take going forward," said Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y. He expects the Justice Department to comply by May 1.

Hodges Community Center hosting babysitter training class for youth

  One year later: family of murdered Levelland woman still pleading for answers

  Little Dribblers celebrate 50th anniversary by hosting national tournament in Levelland

Littlefield police asking public’s help in death investigation

Littlefield police asking public’s help in death investigation

  Municipal Coliseum, Auditorium demolition to begin ‘within next few days’

  New state mandate will teach cursive beginning in 2nd grade

  TxDOT project will rebuild part of FM 179 to make 5-lane thoroughfare

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In old blog post, Facebook updates ‘millions’ of Instagram passwords compromised

Facebook announced a security flaw affecting millions of Instagram users under the cover of one of the year's biggest news days.

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No. 16 Tech Baseball’s Comeback Bid Falls Short in Extras

Lubbock veteran places 8th in Boston Marathon handcycle race

Mike Vasquez is no stranger to marathons. The Lubbock native, wounded in Afghanistan in 2009, has competed in races in Detroit, New York, and Washington. He now has another race in his collection - the Boston Marathon.

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WANTED WEDNESDAY: LPD searching for suspects in commercial burglary, hit & run

Lubbock youth group will provide, hide Easter eggs in your yard

LPD posts reward for information on people who killed man in Central Lubbock apartment

May 4, 2019 Election: What you need to know

May 4, 2019 Election: What you need to know

The Cities and Schools General and Special Elections of Lubbock County is coming up on May 4. See what will be on the ballots.
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  Storms batter South, kill 2 in Mississippi, 1 in Alabama

Strong storms again roared across the South on Thursday, killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama while leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.

  A reunion 60 years in the making for long lost brothers

  Storm outlook and Easter updates

  Fire marshal classifies cause of Wednesday Central Lubbock fire as ‘undetermined’

  Slaton man indicted, to stand trial for 2013 shooting of LPD officer