Arrest made in connection to Saturday night murder

LPD says overnight, investigators obtained a murder warrant for James Leroy Hernandez. James turned himself in to Lubbock Police Officers at the Lubbock County Detention Center at approximately 3:30 a.m. Sept. 27.

Man charged after 3-year-old girl dies at sleepover in NYC

Police say there were no obvious signs of trauma. The medical examiner is conducting an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death and if foul play was involved.
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  Family demands release of evidence in Breonna Taylor’s case

Breonna Taylor’s family and their lawyers sharply criticized Kentucky’s attorney general for the failure to bring charges against police officers in her death, calling Friday for him to release the transcripts of the grand jury proceeding while vowing to continue their protests .

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  West Texas Veterinarian Dr. “Bud” Farr passes away

  Josh Abbott, Snoop Dogg, Nelly among artists to perform during Hometown Heroes music festival in Lubbock

  Lubbock man asking for return of plastic pools used to help ducks in Charles Guy Park

COVID-19: Lubbock reports 72 new cases, 10 new recoveries on Saturday

Lubbock Monterey’s football game against Odessa High canceled due to positive COVID-19 test

Friday night’s football game between Odessa High and Lubbock Monterey has been canceled due to a positive COVID-19 test.
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Woman tried to abduct child after claiming to be CPS worker, W. Va. mother says

The sheriff’s department is looking for the suspect, but she was wearing a surgical mask, which is making it harder to identify her.

WARRANT: Argument over drugs leads to north Lubbock homicide

LPD seeking information related to aggravated robbery at Mae Simmons Park

  Former Lubbock DA says Abbott’s new riot proposals would prevent crime

  KCBD INVESTIGATES: Recruitment Report Card for new LPD Academy Class

  Lubbock area farmers to receive second wave of stimulus funding

LISD Trustees announce new assignment, Principal hire for new north elementary school

Hockley County warns of suspicious unmarked vehicle making traffic stops

2 killed in small plane crash on highway in Killeen, Texas

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  Trump picks conservative Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

President Donald Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday, capping a dramatic reshaping of the federal judiciary that will resonate for a generation and that he hopes will provide a needed boost to his reelection effort.

SPORTS

No. 8 Texas pulls out OT win over Red Raiders

  End Zone Scores for Thursday, Sept. 24

Here’s Pete with your high school football scores for Thursday night!

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  Third suspect charged in connection with murder of Andre Emmett

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  WATCH: Gov. Greg Abbott calls for new crimes, mandatory jail time for certain offenses related to protests

COVID-19 cases force class cancellations for Smyer Elementary

Lubbock woman pleads guilty to receipt and distribution of child pornography

Jessica Roxana Wheeler, 34, of Lubbock pleaded guilty to receipt and distribution of child pornography.
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Official: Paris stabbing suspect targeted Charlie Hebdo

The newspaper, which routinely mocks religious figures of all kinds, decided to republish the caricatures the day before the trial into the 2015 attacks opened earlier this month.

Littlefield man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography involving prepubescent minor

Texas Tech University: 40 new cases of COVID-19 on campus, 16 recoveries

  Lubbock police receive funding for officer mental health

  Lubbock nursing homes releases list of facilities approved for expanded visitation