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June 19, 2013

                       

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  • Retired Major Bob Simmons, a Hometown Hero

    Retired Major Bob Simmons, a Hometown Hero

    Saturday, June 29 2013 3:19 PM EDT2013-06-29 19:19:12 GMT
    Bob Simmons always dreamed of becoming a pilot. But when he walked into the Air Force recruiting office 46 years ago, they told him there was one slight problem. "They said, ‘All our pilots are officers
    Bob Simmons always dreamed of becoming a pilot. But when he walked into the Air Force recruiting office 46 years ago, they told him there was one slight problem. "They said, ‘All our pilots are officers
  • Petroleum worker gets front-row seat for Sundown tornado

    Petroleum worker gets front-row seat for Sundown tornado

    Thursday, June 20 2013 12:43 AM EDT2013-06-20 04:43:32 GMT
    Just after 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday a tornado was caught on camera by KCBD's storm chaser David Drummond touching down just north of Sundown.Occidental Petroleum worker Cole Mulloy was just down the road
    Just after 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday a tornado was caught on camera by KCBD's storm chaser David Drummond touching down just north of Sundown.
  • Tornado touches down near Sundown

    Tornado touches down near Sundown

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:23 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:23:05 GMT
    Cary is live in our First Alert Storm Center now. Just click here http://bit.ly/11Hqsf9 This warning was just issued: TORNADO WARNING FOR HOCKLEY COUNTY UNTIL 06:00 PM * TORNADO WARNING FOR... SOUTHWESTERN
    A tornado touched ground near Sundown in Hockley County and tornado sirens went off in Levelland Wednesday night as hail and high winds swept through the area.
  • Consider This...Discussion for separate water bill is overdue

    Consider This...Discussion for separate water bill is overdue

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 10:54 PM EDT2013-06-20 02:54:58 GMT
    I have always been an advocate for keeping our city-owned electric company's business separate from city hall's business. especially now that they are a monopoly. The idea of a private board having control
    I have always been an advocate for keeping our city-owned electric company's business separate from city hall's business. especially now that they are a monopoly.
  • New Lubbock food product helping kids around the world

    New Lubbock food product helping kids around the world

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 10:38 PM EDT2013-06-20 02:38:07 GMT
    A locally-made food product is getting world-wide recognition. Breedlove Foods introduced their newest product Wednesday, at a luncheon held by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce. The non-profit organization
    A locally-made food product is getting world-wide recognition. Breedlove Foods introduced their newest product Wednesday, at a luncheon held by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce.
  • Remembering Jess Stiles, a Texas Tech great

    Remembering Jess Stiles, a Texas Tech great

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:52 PM EDT2013-06-20 00:52:34 GMT
    From Texas Tech Athletics:Jess Stiles, a former assistant football coach, administrator and Hall of Honor member, passed away on Wednesday afternoon. He was 83. Today all of Red Raider Nation mourns
    Jess Stiles, a former assistant football coach, administrator and Hall of Honor member, passed away on Wednesday afternoon. He was 83.
  • Utility board considers splitting water, electric bills

    Utility board considers splitting water, electric bills

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:47 PM EDT2013-06-20 00:47:27 GMT
    The electric utility board is considering separating the water and electric bill, they say, in order to ease the pain on peoples' wallet. "The first part we looked at is possibly separating the bill in
    At Thursday night's city council meeting, the Electric Utility Board brought up the possibility of separating the water and electricity into two separate bills.
  • 7-Eleven robbery suspect in custody

    7-Eleven robbery suspect in custody

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:02 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:02:56 GMT
    The Lubbock Police Department is looking for a suspect in connection with a robbery committed on June 9. Shawn Anthony Bulson was in the process of committing theft from the 7-Eleven at 802 Avenue Q. As
    Lubbock police have captured a suspect accused of robbing a 7-Eleven and assaulting a bystander who tried to detain him.
  • LP&L: Repairs would have been 24 hours faster with Automatic Meter Readers

    LP&L: Repairs would have been 24 hours faster with Automatic Meter Readers

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 4:02 PM EDT2013-06-19 20:02:41 GMT
    Between the Monday storms that caused a few dozen power outages, and storms two weeks ago that left some 20,000 homeowners in the dark for days, LP&L says Automatic Meter Readers, or AMRs, are a necessity
    LP&L says Automatic Meter Readers, or AMRs, are a necessity here in Lubbock.
  • Last day to file damage assessment from June 5 storm

    Last day to file damage assessment from June 5 storm

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 3:23 PM EDT2013-06-19 19:23:30 GMT
    From City of Lubbock:The City of Lubbock and Lubbock County are conducting an assessment of UNINSURED property damaged from the June 5, 2013 storms. Residents and business owners are encouraged to fill
    The City of Lubbock and Lubbock County are conducting an assessment of UNINSURED property damaged from the June 5, 2013 storms.
  • Flora adds Ole Miss transfer Lauren Douglass to roster

    Flora adds Ole Miss transfer Lauren Douglass to roster

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 2:17 PM EDT2013-06-19 18:17:08 GMT
    From Texas Tech Athletics:Texas Tech volleyball coach Don Flora added to his depth in the middle Wednesday with the signing of Ole Miss transfer Lauren Douglass to a financial aid agreement. Douglass,
    Texas Tech volleyball coach Don Flora added to his depth in the middle Wednesday with the signing of Ole Miss transfer Lauren Douglass to a financial aid agreement.
  • Red Cross offers assistance one month after OK tornadoes

    Red Cross offers assistance one month after OK tornadoes

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:55 AM EDT2013-06-19 15:55:24 GMT
    From American Red Cross:A month after the deadly tornadoes hit Oklahoma, the American Red Cross is providing help and comfort with food, relief supplies, health services and emotional support - and we
    A month after the deadly tornadoes hit Oklahoma, the American Red Cross is providing help and comfort with food, relief supplies, health services and emotional support - and we will be there for people in these communities in the months ahead.
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