Hundreds of loyal fans turned out to watch the Lubbock debut of the "Veronica Mars" movie on Sunday afternoon at Premiere Cinemas.
Reports came out Saturday morning of an elderly woman trapped inside a burning home in the 9700 block of Jordan Ave.
In light of Severe Weather Awareness week, KCBD's own expert meteorologists take a look back at the most memorable severe weather moments on the South Plains.
Rated the No. 2 dual-threat quarterback prospect in the nation, Jarrett Stidham officially committed to Texas Tech Friday evening.
Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson says the city attorney's resignation did not come as a shock to him, following the city council vote to put him on unpaid leave.
Four people were arrested Friday afternoon following a drug bust in South Lubbock.
Nicholas Lee Blair, 31, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 210 months in federal prison and a lifetime of supervised release, following his guilty plea in November 2013.
Eddie Owens with United Supermarkets says although United locations were on the USDA list, these products are not sold here and Lubbock stores are not affected.
Rick Perry says Republican governors like him are leading the nation's economic recovery.
Renee Valencia has been found guilty of the 2010 murder of 22-year-old Zachary Matta. The deadly shooting happened outside the Daiquiri Lounge back in 2010.
A Florida sheriff said deputies have arrested a South Carolina mom accused of trying to kill her children by driving their minivan into the Atlantic Ocean.
A Hale Center boy is raising money to help a 5-year-old hundreds of miles away.
Residents and local officials voiced frustration Thursday with the amount of information being released by the U.S. Department of Energy about a radiation leak last month at the nation's only underground nuclear waste...
Jenna Bush Hager, daughter of former president George W. Bush, and current Today Show contributor, spoke at the Lubbock Women's Club on Thursday.
This week is National Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Experts say it's important to always be prepared for severe weather, rain or shine.
After graduating from Estacado in 1994, Anthony Johnson set out to pursue a future in the Navy at just 18-years-old.
Christy Hartin has a long list of top performers this week, and a couple low performers as well.
Andrea and Jake Reddick stopped on a dime and pulled into the parking lot. The Reddicks watch KCBD and Pay It Forward and knew exactly what it was about.
Voting is a right afforded to every American by the constitution. It is also a privilege not everyone shares, and therefore should be considered a responsibility of everyone eligible.
Right now Miller Elementary school doesn't look like much. The future Gym has been framed out of cinder block and the foundation has been laid down, but it's what's happening on top of the foundation that is special.
The Bailey County Sheriff's Office tells us one man is in custody after a bomb threat against an elementary school was posted online.
Terry County authorities are looking into the death of a demolition company worker Thursday afternoon. They say 43-year old James Croft has been killed.
Lubbock police have released photos of two suspects wanted for questioning in connection with a residential burglary.
Tesla Motors is looking to open a $4-$5 billion dollar lithium ion battery plant in either New Mexico or Texas, and the landscape in Lubbock would make a perfect home.
For many students the SAT is still the biggest test of their high school career, but makers of the test are changing things up.
Check out scores from the Girls State tournament and Boys Regional tournament as well as TAPPS State tournament in our High School Hoop Madness!
The brief pursuit ended in the parking lot of 50th Street Caboose when the Nissan ran over a boulder and hit a tree. The driver was taken into custody and arrested.
A South Carolina woman who drove her mini-van into the ocean at Daytona Beach with her three kids inside is from Cross in Berkeley County, according to authorities in Florida. Police say they interviewed her two hours before the Tuesday afternoon incident but the woman was released because she showed no signs of being suicidal.
From now through June 15, the penguins will be on display at the Science Spectrum. The exhibit will allow visitors to see the penguins up close and personal, both on land and in the water.
President Obama was in Connecticut today asking Congress to pass a bill that would increase the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. As the House and Senate continue to debate what's best for the country workers like Ben Iloanya will hope something gets done.
Kliff Kingsbury began his second year of Spring Practice as Head Coach of the Texas Tech football program on Wednesday.
In the Republican primary, Ann-Marie Carruth received 38 percent of the vote, and Gary Vaughn was close behind with 37 percent.
Dorothy Kennedy with the Lubbock County Elections Office says voter turnout has dropped significantly since 2010.
Round 1 in the fight over pace of play in college football goes to those who have the need for speed.
A pedestrian suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries around 11:40 a.m. Tuesday when trying to cross the street in the 8300 block of Slide Road.
David Watson, 23, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the sexual assault of another Texas Tech student back in May of 2012.
Here are some results from key races in Texas and Lubbock County.
Texas state lawmakers Dan Branch and Ken Paxton have advanced to a runoff for the Republican nomination for attorney general.
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and state Sen. Dan Patrick have advanced to a runoff for lieutenant governor in the Republican primary, extending an already bruising campaign for one of the state's most powerful offices.
Texas Republicans picked the state's attorney general in the fight to succeed longtime Gov. Rick Perry, while a rising Democratic star coasted to her party's nomination Tuesday night during the nation's first...
Wrongdoing or not, bid rigging or not, starting over was the best option. As the board pointed out, any new proposals will include updated numbers to better plan for the future.
Police say a man wearing a mask and a blue hooded sweatshirt walked into the restaurant armed with a gun and ordered the employees to get on the floor.
One man is facing charges of evading arrest after he led several law enforcement agencies on a high speed chase across three counties around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Lubbock County Sheriff's Deputies say a while car ran into the side of Jaguar's Gold Club on Highway 87, just north of 130th Street, just after 10 p.m. Monday night.
Lubbock Power and Light will accept new bids for plans to generate power in 2019.
Rob Hindman and his wife Denyce have a unique perspective on the conflict in Ukraine. They've been missionaries to Ukraine for the past five years, sponsored by 12th Street Church of Christ In Shallowater.
A Lubbock County woman has been charged with murder in the death of her ex-husband.
Get ready for road closures at Milwaukee Avenue and Spur 327 for the Marsha Sharp Freeway construction project.
A jury has found David Watson, 23 guilty of Sexual Assault, but stopped short of the charge of Aggravated Sexual Assault. 23-year-old Watson was accused of raping a fellow Tech student in May 2012.
DPS troopers and Lubbock County Sheriff's deputies responded to a single car rollover near South University and Woodrow Road around 1:30 a.m.
District 1 Councilman Victor Hernandez had some harsh words for the Texas Republican Party on Monday, responding to accusations leveled by Attorney General Greg Abbott following his visit to Lubbock on Feb. 25.
If you've ever been camping or hiking, you're probably aware that Poison Ivy isn't just Batman's enemy. Poison ivy, oak and sumac are common plants that, if you touch them, can result in an uncomfortable skin rash.
A car crashed into the side of a home in the 8400 block of Geneva on Sunday evening.
A birthday is an exciting day in life of most children, with expectations of gifts, friends and birthday treats - but this year, six-year-old Connor Perryman had other ideas for his special day.
Michael Brewer announced on Twitter Sunday afternoon that he will play football at Virginia Tech next season.
With warmer temperatures this afternoon, many West Texans were outside enjoying the weather. However, the seemingly lovely weather caused several grass fires all over the South Plains - some caused by outdoor burning.
CASA of the South Plains is in need of volunteers in the Lubbock area.
With primary elections just around the corner, the Lubbock County Elections Office has been busy prepping for voting day.
The Lubbock Fire Department, Lubbock Police Department and EMS were called out to the Texas Tech Rec Center for a possible fire just before 10 a.m. Saturday morning.
Warrant information obtained exclusively by KCBD reveals exactly what authorities were looking for when they searched two Medina family homes on Feb. 21.
One person was seriously injured when two pickup trucks collided Friday evening at Parkway and Zenith.
At 51-years-old, Janice Tipton of Slaton is a wife, a mother and a grandmother. Until last fall, she had worked at the same insurance company for 20 years, but it only took a second for something to happen that changed her life dramatically.
The courtroom became very tense as the victim said, "He raped me and you're trying to make it look like I wanted it."
Here's the final list of candidates running for Lubbock City Council.
Members of a three-person methamphetamine trafficking ring that operated in Lubbock, Texas, were sentenced this morning in federal court by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings.
The Lubbock County Sheriff's Office has released the names of those involved in a Thursday night shooting that killed one person and injured another.
The Lubbock City Council approved pay raises for three city employees on Thursday night, but two of them did not receive everything they asked for.
On this week's Food for Thought, a repeat low performer is at the bottom once again.
Lubbock City Council members voted to delay action on a proposal by Atmos Energy to raise rates for Lubbock customers on Thursday night.
The Lubbock City Council has approved a settlement agreement with the family of a Lubbock motorcyclist killed back in September.
Missing East Texas teen Nomei Velazquez was found in Lubbock on Wednesday and the man she traveling with, Juan Fabian Arenas Delacruz, 28, is in custody.
A report released by the Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney in Lynchburg, Virginia says the security officer who shot and killed Lubbock native Joshua Hathaway will not face charges.
I was intrigued this week to learn county commissioners are in early discussions with a company to consider putting cameras in Lubbock County school zones to stop speeders.
Lubbock ISD took part in a case study for the Texas Student Data System, which will soon be adopted by all Texas districts.
If I told you that one out of every three people on your street was going to be burglarized, you'd probably take steps to make sure your house wasn't an easy target. Unfortunately, millions of U.S. adults are putting their health at risk because they're not protecting themselves from a health thief called hypertension, or high blood pressure.
A day after leading the Red Raiders to a thrilling 59-53 victory over the Longhorns, behind 22 points and 10 rebounds, senior forward Jaye Crockett was selected to the All-Big 12 Conference Third Team.
Sterling Decker has been named this year's Miracle Child for UMC's Children's Miracle Network.
Jaye Crockett scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Texas Tech to a 59-53 win over Texas in a regular-season finale on Saturday.
If there's an issue with your federal taxes, you'll most likely receive a letter or notice in the mail from the IRS. Don't fall for scam artists on the internet or over the telephone.
Light and scenes are now a memory and daily tasks are exceedingly more difficult. However, Matthew Gonzalez has been able to embrace his vision loss and go beyond his own expectations.
The 25th Annual Mayors' Beans & Cornbread Luncheon, Hospice of Lubbock's largest fundraiser of the year, will take place on Friday, March 7 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Banquet Hall. The luncheon is hosted from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. by mayors from all over the region.
"Hello, Dolly!" tickets will go on sale on Friday, Mar. 7, at 10 a.m.
Texas Tech University recently was listed in Kiplinger Personal Finance's "25 Best College Values Under $30,000/Year," as part of the magazine's annual Best Values in Public Colleges feature.
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On Wednesday Head Football Coach Kliff Kingsbury and his staff shared a collective sigh of relief as the NCAA Football Rules Committee tabled a 10-second rule proposal that would have slowed college offenses.
Playing in their first ever State Tournament game in Austin, Smyer had the lead for 3 quarters. Unfortunately, a 15-4 run in the 4th allowed the #1 Mumford Mustangs to come back and beat the 7th ranked Bobcats 59-48.
Texas Tech junior guard Amber Battle was named to the All-Big 12 Second Team on Thursday, as announced by the Big 12 Conference office.
Tarik Black scored 19 points on perfect shooting in his final game at Allen Fieldhouse, and No. 8 Kansas managed just fine without injured center Joel Embiid in an 82-57 romp over Texas Tech on Wednesday night.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is scheduled to close Milwaukee Avenue, at Spur 327, to traffic on Thursday, March 6, as part of Marsha Sharp Freeway (MSF) Phase 5A construction.
For the first time ever the Smyer Boys Basketball team is heading to the State Tournament in Austin.
The Lady Raiders have come close many times to getting their first Big 12 win.
For the third consecutive week Texas Tech (9-3) received a national ranking on Monday when the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association tabbed Tech No. 30 in this week's poll.
Due to its high average savings account yields, low unemployment rate and low median home price, Lubbock ranked No. 6 on GOBankingRates' list of the best and worst cities for saving money.