With temperatures in the teens, water freezes fast posing challenges for Lubbock firefighters. For the past two days firefighters have had to make adjustments while fighting fires in the freezing weather.
Several lakes and ponds across the South Plains have frozen and people may think they are safe to walk on. The Fire Department wants to make clear the ice is not thick enough ...
Lubbock Police reported 58 accidents between Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon. That number was lower than expected. They said school delays kept some drivers off the roads. Work done by road maintenance crews also may have had something to do with the lower numbers.
Wayland Baptist released the following statement this afternoon following the national signing day: Wayland Gets 22 Commitments for Inaugural Football Season PLAINVIEW, Texas --- New Wayland Baptist
Former Texas Tech football player Graham Harrell is in Dallas preparing for his rookie year at Super Bowl XLV with the Green Bay Packers.
Atmos says its natural gas system is working, but the system is stained. The company urges conservation.
A major natural gas pressure loss has caused many homes and businesses to lose heat in Hobbs. Zia Gas Company is working to restore pressure, but the weather is making that difficult. All pilot lights must be relit by contacting Zia Gas Company at (575) 392-4277.
Should Lubbock Power & Light stop advertising to save money? Councilman Todd Klein raised the issue Wednesday in a written statement.
Lubbock and the South Plains are not subject to outages that affect other parts of Texas.
Despite an offer for a warm place to stay Tuesday night from the Salvation Army, some of Lubbock's homeless chose to rough it themselves out in the cold.
Snow measurements for West Texas as of noon yesterday.
Police say icy road conditions were a factor in a rollover on the South Loop Wednesday morning.
Lubbock firefighters responded to a house fire in the 2800 block of 22nd Street late Tuesday night.