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State and local fire crews were battling a large grass fire that was threatening several structures and had consumed five acres early Saturday evening in northeast Lubbock County. Crews from the Texas A&M Forest Service as well as the Idalou Volunteer Fire Department among others were working to contain the fire near ...
Duffey, a sophomore, was the first booked into the Lubbock County Jail Sunday at 4:15 a.m. on a charge of criminal mischief, according to jail records. He's accused of damaging ... A Lubbock County grand jury returned a no-bill decision against Duffey on any criminal charges. Duffey was competing as ...

Multiple fire crews responded to a blaze that destroyed at least two homes and threatened many others during blustery red flag conditions Friday afternoon in North Lubbock County. Mary Leathers, public information officer with the West Texas A&M Forest Service, said crews responded to assist local ...
LUBBOCK, TX - The Lubbock County Emergency Management told Lubbock County will not have a burn ban during fire threat season. The decision comes after a consensus with multiple fire departments in the South Plains, Lubbock Fire Rescue, and County Commissioners.
Fire crews are working to put out a grass fire in Northwest Lubbock County, near FM 2641 and North Frankford Ave. The fire was reported around 12:20 p.m.. Two homes have been destroyed. The fire could be causing some traffic delays due to smoke blowing over the roadway. Crews have blocked off ...
Just look at the tenures on the current Lubbock County Commissioners Court: Judge Tom Head has been on the court for 19 years, Commissioners Bill McCay for 14 years, Mark Heinrich for 12, Gilbert Flores going on 18 and Patti Jones for 17. Flores collected his years on-and-off because of a few primary ...

South Plains residents and their mayors gathered at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Friday to raise funds for Hospice of Lubbock, and to enjoy basic food with musical entertainment in the process. In a community spirit of friendship, mayors from Lubbock County and several surrounding counties formed ...
LUBBOCK, TX - The father of a 1-year-old boy was jailed on February 27 and remained in the Lubbock County Detention Center for charges related to marijuana as of Friday. Fort Worth Police said on Thursday he was a suspect in the boy's death. However, as of Friday, Joseph Rodriguez, 22, of Fort Worth ...
Lubbock County isn't experiencing the big surge in voter turnout that's happening elsewhere in the state. Heading into the last day of early voting for the 2018 primaries, the Associated Press reported that Texas had already set a non-presidential cycle record for the number of people turning out. Before ...
Chip Lewis, whose clients have included real estate heir Robert Durst and Enron founder Kenneth Lay, will be representing 19-year-old Hollis Daniels, according to Lubbock County court records. Daniels is accused in the Oct. 9 killing of Texas Tech police officer Floyd East Jr. at the Tech police station.
Lubbock County grand jury indictments for Feb. 27, 2018. A Lubbock County grand jury issued the following indictments Tuesday: Aggravated assault: Adrianna Whittaker-Marin, 19; Zachary Saenz, 27. Assault on a public servant: Joe Reyes, 47. Domestic assault by strangling: Xavier Leyva, 23; Kiel Drewry, 34; Justin ...
Commissioner Amado Morales' son, also named Amado Morales, was receiving narcotics on a regular basis from a man accused of being associated with a cartel. The Lubbock County Sheriff's Office reported finding cocaine, marijuana and a handgun in the home Morales was renting. He was staying in ...
Allstate ranks Lubbock the 12th Stormiest County in Texas based on the number of weather-related insurance claims. The insurer tallied the Top 25 Texas counties affected by severe weather, identifying areas with the highest frequencies of wind and hail-related property damage claims from 2007 through ...
A Lubbock County grand jury on Tuesday indicted a 40-year-old man arrested in October in connection with an online sting targeting sexual predators. Christopher Rios is charged with a third-degree felony count of online solicitation of a minor for sexual contact, which carries a punishment of two to 10 years in prison.
Four people were hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash in South Lubbock County Monday morning. Before 8 a.m., the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the crash at the intersection of U.S. 87 and East FM 41, said Cpl. John Bures. He said a silver pickup truck was traveling southbound on U.S. 87, and an ...
Possession of a controlled substance: Justin Clark, 36; Joshua Reyes, 20; Shanon Hiser, 41; Didonna Emily, 36; Cassidy Nunez, 29; Paul Martinez, 34; Clarence Cobbs, 39; Gavin Geneva, 47; Vernard McDonald, 32; Christa Morgan, 31. Possession of a controlled substance with intent: Ruby Gonzales, 44; ...
No governmental entity should ever construct or fund construction of toll roads without voter approval. Republican Proposition #3. Republicans in the Texas House should select their Speaker nominee by secret ballot in a binding caucus without Democrat influence. Republican Proposition #4. Texas should ...

The West Texas Young Republicans Organization is proud to announce a debate featuring all three Republican candidates for Lubbock County Judge on Monday, February 19th at 7 p.m. Monday's debate will be located at VFW Post 2466 located at 501 County Road 7300 (114th Street) in Lubbock, TX.
LUBBOCK, TX - A deceased female was discovered Monday afternoon in the backyard of a house off East 2nd Street and Peach Avenue, the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office said. Around 4:36 p.m. Monday, the Sheriff's Office received a report of a dead body in the 4200 block of East 2nd Street. The victim ...
LUBBOCK, TX - A family in Lubbock County walked outside to find more than 30 of their hens slaughtered to death by a pack of dogs. "I had a total of 35 hens, and I had four or five that survived the attack. The rest are laying out here, and I will have to dispose of them," Jenese Lisenbee, the owner of the ...
LUBBOCK COUNTY, TX - A Lubbock family was displaced after a structure fire leveled a trailer home in Southwest Lubbock County Wednesday. Wolfforth, Woodrow and West Carlisle volunteer firefighters responded to the 9600 block of County Road 7640 just before 12:30 p.m.. (Image above by ...
This process is free to the citizens of Lubbock County and we strongly encourage them to take the time to fill out the registration. Citizens that do not have access to the internet can contact the Lubbock County Office of Emergency Management for assistance in completing their registration. If you have, any ...
This process is free to the Citizens of Lubbock County. Citizens that do not have access to the internet can contact the Lubbock County Office of Emergency Management for assistance in completing their registration. If you need help, you can contact the Lubbock County office of Emergency Management at ...
The Lubbock County Sheriff's Office continues to receive complaints of an individual(s) calling Lubbock and surrounding area residence representing themselves as a "Lubbock Sheriff's Deputy". These individuals have resorted to using names of deputies currently working for the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office. The caller ...


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