Extreme drought conditions continue to plague area farmers, and insurance companies report dryland cotton claims are at an all-time high.
UPDATE: First responders have given the "all clear" at the George M. Mahon federal building in downtown Lubbock. A bomb squad was called out around 10 a.m. because a suspicious package was reported on one of the loading docks.
A team of Buffalo Soldiers will compete against the "I Beat Pete" team and lots of other activities in Morton to celebrate, Texas' Last Frontier Heritage Celebration and Buffalo Soldier Encampment.
Two Lubbock men pleaded guilty Thursday in Lubbock federal court to unrelated child pornography charges.