Demolition Of Montgomery Wards Building Begins - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

4/19/05

Demolition Of Montgomery Wards Building Begins

Destruction crews are making way for construction on Lubbock's 50th Street. Crews began bull-dozing the former Montgomery Ward's building just West of 50th and University Tuesday.

Once destruction is complete, construction will begin on the new Home Depot building. You'll remember the announcement to build a second Home Depot location caused controversy when residents complained about the potential for trash and noise. After a public hearing, the city council approved the zoning change that paved the way for the company to build.

The goal is to open Home Depot by January 2006.

Get More About Marsha Sharp Freeway & Other TxDot Projects
Find out the status of TxDot construction projects in the South Plains area.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

    CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 3:01 AM EST2017-11-21 08:01:12 GMT
    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:26 AM EST2017-11-22 16:26:36 GMT

    CBS News has fired Charlie Rose after several women accused the veteran newsman of sexual misconduct.

    CBS News has fired Charlie Rose after several women accused the veteran newsman of sexual misconduct.

  • Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapes

    Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapes

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 2:11 AM EST2017-11-22 07:11:49 GMT
    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:36 AM EST2017-11-22 16:36:17 GMT

    On a cold, grey afternoon, a lone North Korean soldier races toward freedom, the shock of his comrades palpable as they realize he is defecting to the South and start sprinting after him.

    On a cold, grey afternoon, a lone North Korean soldier races toward freedom, the shock of his comrades palpable as they realize he is defecting to the South and start sprinting after him.

  • Roosevelt High School seniors preform in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Roosevelt High School seniors preform in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:43 AM EST2017-11-22 16:43:53 GMT
    Jasmina Perez, Jessica Sherrill (Clarinet), Davina Meyer (Flag) and Azelin Meyer (Trumpet) (Source: KCBD)Jasmina Perez, Jessica Sherrill (Clarinet), Davina Meyer (Flag) and Azelin Meyer (Trumpet) (Source: KCBD)

    Four Roosevelt High School seniors are in New York City preparing to perform in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Jasmina Perez (clarinet), Jessica Sherrill (Clarinet), Davina Meyer (Flag) and Azelin Meyer (Trumpet) are all seniors at Roosevelt High School. All four had to audition for the parade and say other people from their school applied, but didn't get accepted. 

    Four Roosevelt High School seniors are in New York City preparing to perform in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Jasmina Perez (clarinet), Jessica Sherrill (Clarinet), Davina Meyer (Flag) and Azelin Meyer (Trumpet) are all seniors at Roosevelt High School. All four had to audition for the parade and say other people from their school applied, but didn't get accepted. 

Powered by Frankly