The Lubbock Police Department is cracking down on panhandlers in what they're calling an effort to make the roads safer.
Severe storms could return to portions of the South Plains on Wednesday, with the best potential for the area from near Lubbock and east to along and off the Caprock. More>>
Lubbock city council's latest effort to snuff out synthetic marijuana is positive government. but sadly, it may not accomplish its goal. More>>
A Lubbock Grand Jury indicted 32-year-old Juan Gilberto Mora on Tuesday, April 22.
Concerned about the high interest rates that some borrowers have to pay, Klein said he wants to form a citizen task force to develop a reform plan and make recommendations to state officials. More>>
Earth Day is a day when people across the globe are encouraged to "go green" and do something good for the environment. More>>
Three children removed from their Lubbock County home will not be allowed to return as authorities investigate the death of their sibling. A judge made the decision on Tuesday afternoon.
The Lubbock chapter of Women in Communications honored organizations and citizens for their contributions to the community on Tuesday. More>>
Gov. Rick Perry announced today (April 22) the appointment of Coby Ray as the new Texas Tech University System student regent for 2014-2015. More>>
Select-A-Seat ticket outlets at The United Family stores in the Lubbock area will not have tickets for purchase to Sir Paul McCartney's June 14 concert at Lubbock's United Spirit Arena. More>>
Pay It Forward started out along 34th Street near the intersection of Chicago Avenue. We set up with our Pay It Forward sign seeking this week's playmaker. More>>
"It was initially stopped for erratic behavior, erratic driving. Reckless driving is a violation of law so that's why the trooper was stopping the vehicle," said Cpl. John Gonzalez with Texas DPS.
TxDOT will close Interstate 27 between Regis and Drew streets on Tuesday afternoon so investigators can re-create the scene of a fatal accident. More>>
Defendant Siale Angilau was listening to a witness describe gang initiation rituals on Monday when authorities said he grabbed a pen, rushed toward the witness and lunged at him. More>>
An Idalou man finished the Boston marathon on Monday and said after his experience there, he definitely wants to go back. More>>
We've got an early report of a wreck on MLK and 10th Street that has injured one person and may have disrupted electric service in the area. More>>
When a trailer full of donated items for a March of Dimes fundraiser disappeared the day before the garage sale last week, Rosanne Walker could only hope for a miracle. More>>
United Supermarkets in Lubbock have pulled hot dogs that may have been affected by the Kraft recall from their shelves. More>>
The Lubbock Sheriff's Office has released the mug shots of five people who were arrested in Southwest Lubbock on Thursday, Apr. 17, for 'peddling' without a proper license.
An early morning accident in North Lubbock sent one person to the hospital on Monday. More>>
Paul McCartney tickets will be generally available on April 25, but American Express Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Monday, April 21 at 10 a.m. through Thursday, April 24 at 10 p.m. at www.selectaseatlubbock.com.
A Plainview family is desperate to find their loved one who's been missing for two weeks. 26-year-old Andrew Pena disappeared on April 6. More>>
Lubbock Fire Rescue was called to a structure fire in the 4700 block of 29th Street late Saturday night. More>>
KCBD Photographer Devin Ward captured this year's festivities at Buffalo Springs Lake. More>>
One person was seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover at 1585 and Upland on Saturday morning. More>>
DPS officials have identified the man involved in a fatal motorcycle accident early Saturday morning. More>>
It has happened more than 50 times, a Texas Tech Masked Rider handing the reins over to his or her successor. More>>
Nearly two years ago, we introduced you to the South Plains Mall Walkers, a group of local veterans who meet every morning to take a stroll through the mall. More>>
Lubbock Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire in the 2100 block of 37th Street at approximately 3:45 p.m. on April 18. More>>
"It's probably sitting in a dumpster somewhere, or someone else is selling it for their own profit when we just wanted to donate to the March of Dimes," Walker said. "It's tough just to think that's been stolen from the babies." More>>
Among the 36,000 people signed up to run the Boston Marathon on Monday, two of them are from the South Plains. More>>
Midland police say Robert Elvis Walters of Crosbyton was driving an oil field truck on Interstate 20 around 4:20 p.m. Thursday afternoon when the right tire of the truck blew out.
This is perhaps the biggest entertainment event Lubbock has ever seen. and it is the result of years of hard work and persistence by some visionary Lubbockites. More>>
Check out area baseball scores from Tuesday night in our Extra Innings More>>
When it comes to Sooner Athletic Conference men's golf, Oklahoma City has long reigned supreme. Now, there's a new sheriff in town. More>>
Playing an out of conference game against Big 12 foe TCU, the Red Raiders fell 4-0 Tuesday night in Abilene. More>>
The bottom of the order combined for six hits and six runs-batted-in, and No.8 Lubbock Christian University opened a seven-game homestand with a 9-2 victory over Eastern New Mexico... More>>
After three years at Coronado, Kent Jackson is leaving. He was approved as the new Head Football Coach at Seminole on Monday night. More>>
The family of a Lubbock man who was killed in an accident on CR 1200 Saturday morning has set up a fund to help with his funeral arrangements.
Abernathy's Ty Pugh signed a letter of intent Tuesday afternoon to join the West Texas A&M track team. More>>
Texas Tech University is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. More>>
Residents heard from a majority of the candidates running for Lubbock City Council on Monday night, but two did not attend the forum.
Several sources have told KCBD NewsChannel 11 that Coronado's Kent Jackson is leaving to be the new Head Football Coach at Seminole. More>>
No. 21 Texas Tech had its eight-game win streak come to an end Monday afternoon with a 4-3 loss at New Mexico at Lobo Field. More>>
After coaching the Idalou Boys for the past five seasons with tremendous success, Tyler Helms is moving over to be the new Girls Basketball Coach.
Overnight Monday through Friday morning TxDOT will close frontage lanes on I-27 and Loop 289 to replace new signs. More>>
Beginning Monday, April 21, Lone Star Dirt and Paving, under contract with the City of Lubbock, will begin maintenance work on Quaker Avenue. More>>
Christie Parsley will begin her 15th year at Lubbock Cooper as the new Girls Basketball Coach of the Lady Pirates. More>>
Tahoka has hired from within, promoting Brandon Hopper to be the new Head Football Coach of the Bulldogs. More>>
Mentor Tech will be holding its annual Mentor Tech Celebration Banquet on Tuesday, Apr. 22, at 7 p.m. at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Banquet Hall with special guest speaker, Bill Cosby. More>>
Although it is commonly believed caffeinated drinks like coffee can cause dehydration, a recent study by researchers from the University of Birmingham in the U.K. found moderate coffee consumption provides similar hydrating qualities to water. This week Dr. Tedd L. Mitchell explains why it's so important to keep yourself hydrated. More>>
A thousand people participated in the Color Dash on Saturday morning, an annual event benefiting the CASA of the South Plains. More>>
Texas Tech baseball won again Saturday afternoon, run-ruling Prairie View A&M 13-0 in six innings to cap off a series sweep of the Panthers, while extending the Red Raider winning streak to eight straight games. More>>
Texas Tech battled back from an out away from defeat Friday evening to force extra innings before scoring five runs in the ninth and hanging on just long enough to clinch its series with Kansas... More>>
Check out scores and highlights from Friday in our Extra Innings! More>>
The 24th ranked Red Raider baseball team won their 7th straight game as they blanked Prairie View A&M 8-0 Friday night. More>>
Texas Tech University System Chancellor Kent Hance announced today that Dr. Richard Lange has been selected as the sole finalist for the position of founding president and new dean at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) at El Paso. More>>
Cassie McClure connected on a three-run homer Thursday evening while Brittany Lee and Brooke Scott added solo shots as Texas Tech topped Kansas, 7-5, in the series opener at Arrocha Ballpark. More>>
No. 24 Red Raider baseball edged Prairie View A&M 4-3 to take the first game of their series at Rip Griffin Park on Thursday. It was Tech's first ever meeting against the Panthers. More>>
Council members have approved plans for a new hotel at the airport. More>>
TX-DOT is putting the brakes on a proposal to add medians along Ave. Q. More>>
The inspirational matriarch that inspired the blockbuster hit "The Blindside," will be making an appearance in Lubbock soon.