Pay It Forward: Donating to 2 Crestview Elementary School custodians

This week’s Pay It Forward recipients are Eric Aguilar and Irma Guajardo, custodians in Frenship ISD’s Crestview Elementary School at 6020 81st St.

Firefighter adopts dog named ‘Lucky’ saved from sinkhole

One Class At A Time

  Pay It Forward: Special gift to Frenship’s special needs students

  Pay It Forward: Special gift to a Market Street employee

  Pay It Forward: Helping the Brown Elementary Special Education Department

‘Back the Bluebonnet’ challenge has Texas law enforcement playing in meadows, frolicking in fields

Continued Coverage

  Pay It Forward: Feeding local CASA employees

  Pay It Forward: Honoring a hard-working Lubbock mom

  Pay It Forward: Gift cards to Premiere Lux Cinema

  Pay It Forward: A hoppin’ party at Blazing Bouncers

  Pay It Forward: Embroidered pillows and bedding for the Lubbock Children’s Home

  Pay It Forward: Giving at Jack and Jill Donuts

  Pay It Forward: Helping a Texas Tech police officer

A Texas Tech police officer has been given a monetary donation after helping out one of his fellow officers following a medical episode.

  Pay It Forward: Valentine’s gifts for Lubbock seniors

This week’s Pay It Forward recipients were the seniors who regularly visit the Maggie Trejo Supercenter at 3200 Amherst St.

  Pay It Forward: Giving to Family Promise of Lubbock

This week’s Pay It Forward recipient was Family Promise of Lubbock, an organization that aids families that are homeless.

Best Of The West 2019 Winners

KCBD's Best Of The West is back for 2019. Winners announced January 14th.

  Forever Pets

U Can Share Food Drive: Hunger Knows No Season

  Holiday Happening 2018 now open

73rd annual Pep Thanksgiving Festival preparations underway

Survive the Night with Salvation Army

TTU celebrates Dia de los Muertos Friday, Nov. 2

Hutchinson Middle School celebrates Día de los Muertós

Hutchinson Middle School is hosting Día de los Muertós Day today, Friday, November 2, to wrap up their unit of study about the holiday and celebration.

Día De Los Muertos Celebración

Los Hermanos Familia, a nonprofit organization committed to strengthening families, building community, will host the West Texas Latino Artist Exhibit & Día De Los Muertos Celebración event, Sunday, Nov 4 from 12 to 5 p.m., at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Exhibit Hall.

  Pay It Forward: Free books at the Cumberland pumpkin patch

This week’s Pay It Forward recipients were children who visited the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church Pumpkin Patch, at 7702 Indiana Ave.

  B-25 Bomber brings history to Lubbock

Residents of Lubbock may hear an old World War II bomber flying overhead this weekend.

  Where did all these scooters come from?

A new form of transportation has appeared in Lubbock, seemingly out of thin air.

  Parks and Recreation hosts National Night Out celebrations, Aug. 7

National Night Out is a community building campaign that is designed to heighten crime-prevention awareness, generate support for participation in local anticrime programs, and strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships.

  KSSL hosting Radiothon for South Plains Honor Flight Saturday

The 4th Annual KSSL Radiothon for Honor Flight runs Saturday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on 107.3 FM and 94.1 FM.

  City of Lubbock holding vaccination clinics every Monday, Wednesday, Friday in August

The City of Lubbock recommends getting children caught up on vaccines before Back to School!

  6th Annual Vineyard Festival in Brownfield Saturday

The Grape Capital of Texas is warming up to celebrate as the Brownfield Chamber of Commerce prepares to host the 6th Annual Vineyard Festival this weekend.

  TxDOT, UMC hosting car seat checkup Saturday morning

TxDOT and UMC are teaming up for a car seat checkup event Saturday morning.

  Lubbock County GOP receives Letters of Intent from candidates for County Court at Law number 3

The Lubbock County Republican Party has received Letters of Intent from candidates to fill the Lubbock County Court at Law No. 3 candidate seat that was left vacant after the death of David Nelson.

  Xcel repairing downed power line in Idalou

Some people in Idalou were without power and traffic was diverted for hours as Xcel worked to repair a downed power line on Highway 62/82.

  Lubbock firefighter explains how blood donations saved his son's life

LFR Lieutenant Kevin Goldston is urging everyone to donate to the Back the Badges Blood Drive, after blood donations from this area saved his son's life.

Blue Bell introduces Key Lime Mango Tart Ice Cream flavor

As part of National Ice Cream Month, Blue Bell has made its revelation of Key Lime Mango Tart Ice Cream, its newest ice cream flavor.

  Superintendent says Seminole schools are second to none

In 2007, voters passed a $110 million bond to update the schools, which Gary Laramore, Superintendent of SISD, says are second to none.

  Annual Ag and Oil Day draws big crowds in Seminole

Every year the city of Seminole celebrates their Ag and Oil production with one of the city's largest events, the annual Ag and Oil Appreciation Day.

  Mennonite community thriving in Seminole

The Mennonite community is thriving in Seminole, since coming here in the late 1970s. However, it wasn't without a lot of hardship, and a lot of help.

  Guess which fruit drives Plainview agriculture

When people think of West Texas crops, they think of cotton, peanuts, and grapes. But in Plainview, cucumbers are the big deal and they're sold all over the country.

  Salon shines light on homeless population in Lubbock

Hundreds of people living in Lubbock wake up every day wondering where their next meal will come from, or where they'll get their next shower, giving little time to worry about needs like a haircut.

KSSL Radio holding Radiothon for South Plains Honor Flight

For the fourth year, KSSL Radio and the Lubbock Elks Lodge are working together for the Texas South Plains Honor Flight Radiothon, August 4th, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Xcel Energy thanks area fire departments with $1,000 grant checks

Xcel Energy has awarded $1,000 grants to four rural fire departments in appreciation for help in battling recent wildfires and a large fire that destroyed a transformer at the company's Tolk Generating Station near Muleshoe on Feb. 5.

  Lubbock mayor recognizes the Westwinds Brass Band

Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope is recognizing the Westwinds Brass Band for its many years of entertaining summer concerts.

  Critterfest starts Thursday at Science Spectrum

One of the largest animal events in Lubbock is back at the Science Spectrum.  You will be able to see elephants, alligators, crocodiles, camels, a kangaroo, big snakes, giant tortoises, and many other animals.  The Science Spectrum turns into a zoo for four days. There is a petting zoo, pony and camel rides, and many other animals on display.

This Is Home

The source for expert knowledge on every aspect of your household. This Is Home, brought to you by KCBD.

Sydney and Kelly Enjoy Lubbock Lemonade Day

After months of planning, hundreds of kids across the Lubbock community "opened shop" for Lemonade Day.

KCBD EEO Public File Report - 4/1/17 thru 3/31/18

April 1, 2017 - March 31, 2018

Best of the West 2018 Winners

Winners for KCBD NewsChannel 11 Best of the West 2018

Food for Thought 5.21

Here is a complete list of the restaurants and their violations for the week ending on 5/21/09.

Boot City Black Friday

From 7am to 11am on Friday, November 29th take an addition 15% off any boot in the store! Choose from tony lama, lucchese, corral, anderson been and more! Boot City has thousands of boots!

Mrs. Lewis' Class Pledge

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Mrs. Lance's Class Pledge

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How to be featured in the Pledge of Allegiance

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2017 Live Community Coverage Tour starts Monday

KCBD's 2017 Live Community Coverage tour kicks off Monday in Levelland. This week, we'll take you to five towns across the South Plains and show you why each one is so special to our area.

Lion Pride: Trinity Christian Graduates

Trinity Christian High School Guidance Counselor Shannon Powell talks with KCBD about the many opportunities that Trinity students have after graduation. From four-year universities to foreign countries in need, Trinity Christian alumni are able to leave high school and pursue higher education, military service, help others in need, or serve their community because of the well-rounded education they receive at Trinity.

Lion Pride: Trinity Christian Early Education Center

Take a look inside the Early Education Center at Trinity Christian, where children ranging from 8 weeks to 4 years old can participate in a flexible learning and activities program.

2017 Honor Flight Telethon

The veterans on the South Plains Honor Flight each year have made a sacrifice that will never be forgotten. Now, you can be a part of their next adventure. Join us for the 2017 Honor Flight telethon, Thursday June 29th on KCBD NewsChannel 11. Brought to you by Plains Capital Bank.

  Lion Pride: Trinity Christian Elementary Education

This week, hear from Trinity Christian Elementary School Principal Jill Roberts as she discusses the education system in grades K-6. With features like specialized classes for students who have learning disabilities and strong partnerships with parents, Trinity Christian is "a small school, with individualized attention for your child, and all the opportunities that a large school provides."

Lion Pride: Trinity Christian Volleyball

Watch as we spotlight the Trinity Christian schools, students, and staff. We hear from a coach and an athlete about the state championship-winning volleyball program, collegiate opportunities for Trinity players, and how the team gets motivated for competition.

Lion Pride: Trinity Christian Basketball

Watch as we highlight Trinity Christian varsity boys and girls' basketball programs. Their coaches talk about powerhouse competition, state-wide success, and collegiate level athletes that come from Trinity sports programs.

Do You Know a Champion? The Red Cross is Looking for Some!

Throughout the South Plains community, ordinary people perform extraordinary acts of courage and selflessness that save lives.

Lubbock citizens come together for Cesar E. Chavez March

For the past 17-years Lubbock citizens have gathered together and marched down University Ave. for the Cesar E. Chavez march.

Levelland citizens host a prayer for oil field families

As oil prices continue to plunge, so does the job market for the oil industry.

D & K Hunt Electric kicks off 2015 coat drive

There are currently over 80 children and about 60 women in the care of the Women’s Protective Services of Lubbock. The program serves over 3,600 families per year.

Shred Documents at 1st Annual KCBD Shred-A-Thon

Join us at the 1st Annual KCBD Shred-A-Thon. September 23rd, from 6am until 2pm, and protect yourself from identity theft.

Severe Weather Awareness Day

Come on out on March 1st to the Science Spectrum for Severe Weather Awareness Day!! Face painting, prizes, experiments for the kids and adults, storm spotter certification, and much more!

Color the Weather - Official Promotion Rules

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October Coat Drive


Spirit Ranch Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with Music in the Meadow

Spirit Ranch, Inc. brings a Lubbock music legend Mac Davis to perform an outdoor concert in the Spirit Ranch Meadow on September 18th at 7pm.

Lubbock charity draws attention to rare, life-threatening disease

It's a disease that has affected less than 1,000 people in medical history, but for one Lubbock family, Alstrom Syndrome comes in the form of one bubbly, beautiful 6-year-old girl.

"Cowboy Christmas" at the CATS

A young boy is left at a cowboy bunkhouse on Christmas while his parents go to the city so his mother can give birth to his new sibling. To console him, the cowboys decide to tell him the Christmas story.

City of Lubbock will recycle fresh Christmas trees

Beginning December 26th, the Solid Waste Services department will accept fresh cut Christmas trees for recycling.