Schedule of events for Memorial Day 2019

There will be a number of Memorial Day events held on Monday, starting with a ceremony at the City of Lubbock Cemetery located at 2011 E. 31st Street.

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One killed, two injured in crash on US 62 Saturday night

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  Lubbock County roads washed out by flooding

Many areas in Lubbock and surrounding South Plains counties are hoping to dry out after major flooding Friday.
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  Tornadoes rake 2 Oklahoma cities, killing 2 and injuring 29

Crews were expected to arrive in El Reno to determine the severity of the damage to the town.

Red Raiders beat West Virginia to stay alive, play Mountaineers again tonight

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Texas Anti-Gang (TAG) Center arrest 10 in street level gang suppression operation

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  Air Force Academy’s Soaring Team takes to the sky in Littlefield

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  City of Lubbock reinstates Homelessness Committee to tackle the issue

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  Bart Starr, 1960s Green Bay quarterback, dies at 85

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Red Raiders beat West Virginia to stay alive, play Mountaineers again tonight

The Red Raiders avoided elimination for the second straight game at the Big 12 Championship as they beat West Virginia 10-3 Saturday afternoon.

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Red Raiders fall 5-1 to West Virginia

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Suspect wanted since April for continuing domestic violence arrested

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Troopers identify suspect in Seagraves officer-involved shooting

The Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers have released the name of the suspect in the April 29 officer-involved shooting in Seagraves.
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Torrential rain doesn’t stop sentinels from placing flags at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

A soldier from the Army's 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment continued to place flags at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during severe weather on Wednesday.

Gas prices dropping as 3 million Texans hit the road for Memorial Day weekend

Second Home Alone Safety Training for youth offered due to popularity of class

  Roads closed Thursday for LPD accident investigations

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