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  • Lubbock man charged with aggravated sexual assault, child porn

    Lubbock man charged with aggravated sexual assault, child porn

    Friday, June 8 2012 10:59 AM EDT2012-06-08 14:59:12 GMT
    David Ryan Watson, 21, was arraigned in Lubbock Friday morning on 3 charges. Watson was arraigned on charges of child pornography, aggravated sexual assault against an adult, and retaliation. Each charge
    David Ryan Watson, 21, was arraigned in Lubbock Friday morning on charges of child pornography, aggravated sexual assault against an adult, and retaliation.
  • Human remains discovered outside Lubbock apartment

    Human remains discovered outside Lubbock apartment

    Saturday, May 19 2012 12:02 AM EDT2012-05-19 04:02:37 GMT
    Lubbock Police responded to a call Friday about possible human remains discovered at the Chaparral Apartments at 5810 24th Street.  According to Captain Jon Caspell, bones were found on the porch of a
    Maintenance workers discovered human remains buried near a unit in the backyard of the Chaparral Apartment complex Friday. Police says the remains are in an advanced state of decomposition.
  • New drug shows promising results in treating melanoma

    New drug shows promising results in treating melanoma

    Friday, May 18 2012 7:21 PM EDT2012-05-18 23:21:13 GMT
    A new drug is showing promising results in treating advanced cases of melanoma that have spread to the brain. In a phase one clinical trial, the drug Dabrafenib reduced the size of melanoma-related brain
    A new drug is showing promising results in treating advanced cases of melanoma that have spread to the brain.
  • All baby boomers tested for the Hepatitis C

    All baby boomers tested for the Hepatitis C

    Friday, May 18 2012 7:15 PM EDT2012-05-18 23:15:14 GMT
    Public health officials say all baby boomers should be tested for the Hepatitis C virus. The Centers for Disease Control proposed today that all adults born between 1945 and 1965, those in the baby boomer
    The Centers for Disease Control proposed today that all adults born between 1945 and 1965, those in the baby boomer generation, get a one-time test once for the virus.
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome Support Group and Walk

    Prader-Willi Syndrome Support Group and Walk

    Friday, May 18 2012 7:02 PM EDT2012-05-18 23:02:53 GMT
    Some of you are aware of the toll child obesity can take on a child's life. What many of you are not aware of is a rare disease that does not give some children a choice. This disease is called Prader-Willi
    Some of you are aware of the toll child obesity can take on a child's life. What many of you are not aware of is a rare disease that does not give some children a choice.
  • McNair wins coin-flip election in Wolfforth

    McNair wins coin-flip election in Wolfforth

    Friday, May 18 2012 6:50 PM EDT2012-05-18 22:50:41 GMT
    The race for the contested City Council seat in Wolfforth is over, and it was all decided by a coin toss. It was a 50-50 chance, but Bruce McNair drew heads and came out the winner. After the polls closed
    The race for the contested City Council seat in Wolfforth is over, and it was all decided by a coin toss.
  • Buried remains may be key to 1991 murder mystery

    Buried remains may be key to 1991 murder mystery

    Friday, May 18 2012 6:43 PM EDT2012-05-18 22:43:56 GMT
    In the City of Lubbock Cemetery, there is an empty grave with a headstone bearing Scott Dunn's name. If today's discovery of human remains near the Chaparral Apartments indeed point to Scott Dunn, as many
    If today's discovery of human remains near the Chaparral Apartments indeed point to Scott Dunn, as many are speculating, his family may finally be able to lay him to rest after 21 years of waiting.
  • Texas Tech announces Spring Commencement

    Texas Tech announces Spring Commencement

    Friday, May 18 2012 6:17 PM EDT2012-05-18 22:17:15 GMT
    From Texas Tech University: A record 3,643 students will graduate from Texas Tech University Friday and Saturday (May 18-19) during five ceremonies at the United Spirit Arena. Ceremonies can be viewed
    A record 3,643 students will graduate from Texas Tech University Friday and Saturday (May 18-19) during five ceremonies at the United Spirit Arena.
  • NTS reports small loss, revenues improving

    NTS reports small loss, revenues improving

    Friday, May 18 2012 12:55 PM EDT2012-05-18 16:55:16 GMT
    One of Lubbock's biggest employers reported a small loss to investors this week. NTS Inc. reported a net loss of $339,000 which works out to one penny per share for the first quarter of 2012.  Revenue
    One of Lubbock's biggest employers reported a small loss to investors this week. NTS Inc. reported a net loss of $339,000 which works out to one penny per share for the first quarter of 2012.
  • Lubbock Police call off search for missing child

    Lubbock Police call off search for missing child

    Friday, May 18 2012 12:46 PM EDT2012-05-18 16:46:45 GMT
    As of this morning Lubbock Police are searching for a missing child. A witness reported seeing a 4 to 6 year-old boy wandering around the area of 34th and Upland around 2:30 this morning. While searching,
    Lubbock police say an early morning search for a missing child has been called off. No child was found, and no reports of a missing child were made by parents.
  • Lubbock man sentenced to life in prison for 2011 beating death

    Lubbock man sentenced to life in prison for 2011 beating death

    Friday, May 18 2012 12:15 PM EDT2012-05-18 16:15:04 GMT
    Allen Boling, 25, was found guilty of capital murder Friday in the beating death of Russell McKinney, 31. Boling was sentenced to life in prison.Authorities say Boling beat Mckinney to death with a pipe
    Allen Boling, 25, was found guilty of capital murder Friday in the beating death of Russell McKinney, 31. Boling was sentenced to life in prison.
  • Ring of fire eclipse to be visible in Lubbock Sunday....maybe

    Ring of fire eclipse to be visible in Lubbock Sunday....maybe

    Friday, May 18 2012 11:24 AM EDT2012-05-18 15:24:19 GMT
    The South Plains will be treated to a rare sight this weekend, and we will be among the very few in a position to enjoy it. However, caution is required. An annular (not to be confused with annual) solar
    Lubbock is among the very few U.S. cities in a position to fully view Sunday's annular eclipse, but clouds may very well interfere with or even prevent the viewing.
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