Five in custody, charged in overnight shootings

Four men have been arrested, charged in two overnight shootings that occurred on July 16th and July 17th, 2019. These shootings resulted in several injuries and one death.

Lubbock man charged with manslaughter sentenced to 30 months for firearm offense

Joyland inviting South Plains to celebrate, as Katie Dean turns 100 years old

Moody Planetarium hosting Astro Day on Saturday

Man wanted for sexual assault of child barricades himself in apartment

PHOTOS: Dog Days of Summer

Salvation Army teams up with Blue Sky for Back to School drive

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NFL won’t suspend Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill in case involving son

Highly contagious cattle and horse virus reported near Amarillo region

Plainview home damaged after Thursday fire

United Family stores announce Toy Story 4 MicroPopz trading day in Lubbock

Lubbock Lake Landmark invites public to tour facilities on Saturday

Late weekend cold front

  KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Pip

Meet Pip, KCBD’s Pet of the Day with Lubbock Animal Services. Pip is crate trained and knows how to follow commands.

Daybreak Today Friday Morning Brief

Thank you for joining Sharon Maines, Steve Divine and the Daybreak Today crew for the most important news of the day. Watch the KCBD NewsChannel 11 livestream to catch the latest information from Daybreak Today.

  Food for Thought: 7/18/19

It's a mixed menu in this week's Food for Thought.

  Area cotton farmer planning to grow legalized hemp

The Texas House voted to legalize the farming of industrial hemp a few months ago, but rules need to be set in place and then approved by the Texas Department of Agriculture before farmers can start planting.

  South Plains Auto Theft Task Force etching VINs on cars to fight auto theft

Public invited to Legacy Play Village Design Day on Saturday

New Deal ISD to provide free breakfast, lunch for all students

TTU Men’s Basketball announces 2019 non-conference schedule

Meth dealer pleads guilty, faces 10 years to life in prison

Target unveils wheelchair-friendly costumes for kids

Man sentenced 10 years after body dumped at Carriage House

A Lubbock man pleaded guilty to tampering with evidence in the murder of 32-year-old Gabriel Salazar. Salazar’s body was found behind the Carriage House Inn on Jan. 8, 2017.

Organ donation groups to host 2nd Chance Run on Aug. 3

Donation Life Texas and LifeGift will host the Donate Life Texas 2nd Chance Run, starting at 8 a.m. on Aug 3 inside of Mackenzie Park. Transplant recipients, donor family members, health professionals, donation advocates and the public are invited to join.

  Toys R Us plans a small comeback with 2 stores this year

The first two new Toys R Us stores will open in Texas and the other in New Jersey.

UMC, Texas Tech partner to open Children’s Behavioral Health Clinic

Texas Tech and University Medical Center have partnered up to establish a Children’s Behavioral Health Clinic inside of UMC’s campus. The new clinic will offer individual, couple and family therapy on site and through teletherapy.

LPD to close roads for crash investigations Thursday

On Thursday, July 18, officers with the Lubbock Police Department Major Crash Investigation Unit will temporarily shut down several streets to continue investigations into recent major crashes. Each location should not be closed down for more than two hours.

Moonlight Musicals to open ‘Mamma Mia’ Aug. 8, run through Aug. 24

Lubbock Moonlight Musicals is gearing up to perform its production of “Mamma Mia!” from Aug. 8-10, 15-17 and 22-24. Shows will start at 8 p.m. inside LMM’s Amphitheater at 413 E. Broadway.

Southwest cancellations will rise due to grounded Boeing jet

Southwest takes the grounded Boeing 737 Max out of its schedule for another month, until early November

  Until the heat relief arrives

While I am looking ahead to some relief from the heat and humidity, I'm focusing first on the heat and humidity between now and then. The effects of extreme heat are cumulative. Prolonged hot weather takes a greater toll on us than an occasional very hot day among more average temperatures.

Tech Athletics to host free movie night on Friday

Grab those blankets and head to Jones AT&T Stadium on the Texas Tech campus Friday for a free screening of “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.”

  KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Barney

Meet Barney, KCBD’s Pet of the Day with Lubbock Animal Services. Barney is a 2-year-old pit bull mix.

Daybreak Today Thursday Morning Brief

Thank you for joining Sharon Maines, Steve Divine and the Daybreak Today crew for the most important news of the day. Watch the KCBD NewsChannel 11 livestream to catch the latest information from Daybreak Today.

Houston councilwoman Amanda Edwards jumps into Democratic primary in hopes of unseating Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn

Edwards joins an increasingly crowded field vying for the Democratic nomination for one of Texas' U.S. Senate seats. The eventual nominee will face an incumbent who already has a $9 million war chest.

  Family of Christopher Perez speaks out 10 years after his unsolved murder

A Lubbock family is bringing attention to another unsolved murder in Lubbock as they approach a somber anniversary. Two weeks from today will mark 10 years since Christopher Perez was murdered in Lubbock.

  United Family to host school supply drive

From July 17 through July 28, guests are encouraged to purchase school supplies and drop them into barrels located near the entrance of any United Supermarkets, Market Street or Amigos location in Lubbock and Slaton.

WANTED WEDNESDAY: LPD searching for suspects in multiple vehicle burglary cases

Lubbock police are searching for two men seen using stolen credit cards and a variety of vehicle burglary suspects on this week's Wanted Wednesday.

Man arrested, accused of attempting to abduct child while she was sleeping

The suspect reportedly made contact with a 9-year-old inside the home while she was sleeping. He attempted to abduct the child when she screamed for her mother.

Hummus sold at stores nationwide being recalled due to possible bacteria contamination

The products have been distributed nationwide and to United Arab Emirates.

City of Abernathy warns about scammers pretending to be from Xcel Energy

The City of Abernathy is warning of a scam with callers pretending to be from Xcel Energy, threatening disconnect for non-payment within 30 to 45 minutes of the call.

  Salem Village to host Pop-Up Art Trail Thursday

The Salem Village Pop-Up Art Trail will take place at Lubbock’s Salem Village, 4601 S. Loop 289, from 5-9 p.m. Thursday and is free and open to the public.

  Police say overnight shootings in Lubbock are connected

Multiple law enforcement agencies and units are currently investigating two overnight shootings that resulted in several injuries and one death. Police officials say it appears both shootings are connected.

Motorcycle club to host Christmas in July toy run for UMC Children’s patients

The Dirty Gringos Motorcycle Club is hosting its 7th Annual Chrome and Crayons Toy run on Saturday, July 20, starting at 2 p.m. inside the parking lot of University Medical Center to benefit the patients of UMC’s Children’s Hospital.

Luggage, tote bag donations needed for Women’s Protective Services

On Saturday July 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lubbock’s Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore and Women’s Protective Services will host a Luggage and Tote Bag drive to help some of the clients of WPS.

Lorenzo woman indicted on manslaughter charge after deadly November crash

A Lubbock County grand jury has indicted a 21-year-old Lorenzo woman on charges of manslaughter after a deadly November crash that killed 52-year-old Hector Villarreal-Castaneda.

  Man indicted for failure to stop and render aid following June 29 fatal motorcycle crash

Robert Quevedo, 55, charged with failure to stop and render aid, has been indicted by a grand jury. His son, Jeremiah Quevedo, 19, was arrested for tampering with evidence in connection to a deadly motorcycle crash on June 29th.

Police Report: Woman hides steak knife in bra, stabs victim during fight

A woman who is listed as homeless by the Lubbock Police Department has been indicted by a Lubbock County grand jury on charges of aggravated assault.

Lubbock man indicted for online solicitation of a minor

A man who has previously been convicted of injury to a child has been indicted on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.

Slaton man indicted, accused of aggravated sexual assault of a child

A Lubbock County Grand Jury as indicted a Slaton man on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child - sexual contact.

LPD’s therapy dog gets official certification from therapy dog alliance

She has been with the department for a while but she has just recently earned her official status as the Lubbock Police Department’s newest certified therapy dog.

  Heat wave: An end?

The afternoon heat and high humidity continue to lead to very warm and humid nights and mornings. The low this morning ties the warmest low temperature (max-min record) for all July 17s in Lubbock's record. There's more of the same ahead, until - well, please read on!

  KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Shadow

Meet Shadow, KCBD’s Pet of the Day with Lubbock Animal Services. Shadow is a 5-year-old boxer mix.

  City hopes ‘Baby Shark’ song will drive homeless away

Officials in West Palm Beach are hoping a continuous loop of children's songs played throughout the night will keep homeless people from sleeping on the patio of a city-owned rental banquet facility

Daybreak Today Wednesday Morning Brief

Thank you for joining Sharon Maines, Steve Divine and the Daybreak Today crew for the most important news of the day. Watch the KCBD NewsChannel 11 livestream to catch the latest information from Daybreak Today.

  1 dead, 3 injured after targeted shooting in northeast Lubbock

The Lubbock Police Department is investigating a shooting in which four people were shot and one was killed while on their way back to a house in northeast Lubbock.

Lubbock police respond to shooting in East Lubbock

Lubbock Police responded to a shots fired call near Parkway Drive and Zenith Avenue, around 10:00 P.M. Tuesday night. One person with moderate injuries has been reported.

  Response to Parkway Wells Fargo closure

After tomorrow, there will not be a bank or lending institution east of I-27 in Lubbock. That's because the Wells Fargo inside of United Supermarkets on Parkway Avenue is closing.

Lubbock Police searching for suspect in Saturday night murder

Investigators urge anyone with information on Abdurahman to call Crime Line at (806) 741-1000. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Rep. Arrington gives statement on vote against H.R. 1327 Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund

The bill, which extends funding for the victim compensation by 70 years until October 2089, with procedures to be reassessed every five years, passed by a vote of 402-12.

  Lubbock family nurse practitioner says wearing sunscreen is crucial right now

With 9,500 people estimated to be diagnosed with skin cancer every day in the United States, Family Nurse Practitioner with Lubbock Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center, says wearing sunscreen is crucial because it blocks UV rays from sinking into your skin.

Justus Parker ready to learn from mistake that cost him his Red Raider football career

Today Parker took to twitter to man up to his mistake, saying: “life is bigger than the game of football, keep me in your prayers.”

Man who chased people at grocery store with a machete arrested by LPD

Officers were called to the United Supermarket at 12815 Indiana Avenue to respond to reports that a man, later identified as Alfonso Telles, 24, of Lubbock, was bothering customers in the parking lot with a long knife.

  South Plains Food Bank receives new conveyor belt thanks to Texas Tech University professor, students

Packing food boxes to distribute to local families has become easier, thanks to a new conveyor belt designed and built by a Texas Tech University professor and his students.

New York murder fugitive arrested in Lubbock

After a two-year manhunt stemming from a murder in New York, Rasheed Boland, 26, was taken into custody in Lubbock on Tuesday afternoon.

Man, woman killed in shootout with Texas deputy

A man and woman were shot dead in a shootout with a sheriff's deputy outside a home south of Houston

Grand Jury indicts Lubbock man for sexual assault of a child

On Jan. 1, 2019 during a New Year’s party in Lubbock, police reports say Smith sexually assaulted a 15 year old girl. He was 19 at the time.

Food for Thought: 4/25/19

Lubbock health inspectors surprised about three dozen eateries this week - checking out the cleanliness of their kitchens. So, what did they find? KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin has the answer in this week's edition of Food for Thought.

LISD golf cart stolen from PlainsCapital Park

Officials with the Lubbock Independent School District are asking for help from the public to find a stolen golf cart.

Gear up for a Blizzard, Miracle Treat Day is next Thursday

Thursday, July 25, participating Dairy Queens in Lubbock and the South Plains will raise money for University Medical Center’s Children Hospital through Miracle Treat Day.

UPDATE: Arrest made in Olney teacher’s murder

Arrest made in Olney may be connected to teacher's death

Texas: Fort Travis ex-military bunkers to reopen for tours

Some hurricane-damaged World War I bunkers in Southeast Texas that have been undergoing renovations since 2015 will reopen for tours this weekend

  Lubbock native, lawyer Cole Shooter announces candidacy for county GOP chair

Cole Shooter, a lawyer and Lubbock native, has announced he will run for chairman of the Lubbock County Republican Party. This comes as current Chairman, Steve Evans, has announced he will not seek another term.

  KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Dixy

Meet Dixy, KCBD’s Pet of the Day with Lubbock Animal Services. Dixy has been with LAS since November.

  Caution: Heat AND humidity

If you think yesterday was hot, you'll think the same of today. And tomorrow. And the day after. And... you get the picture. Our recent hot and humid weather continues into the weekend. Here's the outlook.

Daybreak Today Tuesday Morning Brief

Thank you for joining Sharon Maines, Steve Divine and the Daybreak Today crew for the most important news of the day. Watch the KCBD NewsChannel 11 livestream to catch the latest information from Daybreak Today.

  Concerned sister asks public for help to find missing levelland woman

Levelland Police and a concerned family are making the plea to the public to help them find a missing woman from Levelland.

Keenan Evans & Memphis Grizzlies win NBA Summer League Title

Keenan Evans scored eight points and Dusty Hannahs chipped in 15 as the Memphis Grizzlies won the NBA Summer League Championship topping Minnesota 95-92 in Las Vegas Monday night.

  Family Medical Clinic receives grant to help rebuild after fire in Slaton

Today marks one month since fire destroyed multiple businesses along the city square in Slaton. But, one of those businesses is on its way back to serving the city with help from a grant it received this afternoon.

Lee Elementary School will change to Park Hills Elementary School

By this coming school year, the elementary school which has garnered much controversy from the Amarillo community, will have a new name.

  American Flag departs for Abilene following transfer ceremony

Monday, the Patriot Tour will arrive in Lubbock at 11:15 a.m. at Wild West Harley Davidson, located at 5702 58th St. This tour is in an effort to raise funds to support disabled veterans and their families.