Texas ranks second in the nation when it comes to the number of people who have applied for background checks to receive their concealed handgun licenses. According to the FBI, more than a million people tried to obtain their CHLs in 2011. Those numbers have translated into an increase in gun sales on the South Plains.
Hundreds of people lined the street to welcome back the All Lubbock Marching Band on Wednesday.
Frenship ISD will soon begin construction of a new elementary school.
Allen Azaryan, the man accused of robbing the downtown Wells Fargo Bank last month, made his initial appearance in court Wednesday.
The operator of a Shallowater mobile home park stands to be fined nearly $29,000 dollars for failing to provide water quality reports.
A Lubbock woman asks a judge for leniency in the child sex trafficking case against her. The answer on Tuesday was 'denied.' Megan Lee Norman was 18 at the time of her arrest in March of last year. Lubbock police arrested her and Chanze Lamount Pringler at a Lubbock hotel. They were accused of advertising the services of an underage prostitute who was 16.
The community is invited to welcome back The All Lubbock Marching Band as they return home from representing Lubbock and Texas in the Tournament of Roses Parade.