Texas Tech School of Law hosted a forum that deals with water concerns statewide Monday, such as ground vs. surface water, water well regulations and limited natural resources in drought situations. Lynn Tate with the High Plains Water District said this panel of experts is exploring new options to maintain our aquifer's dwindling supply. "It's a challenge to maintain our
Commissioners gave up land it's owned for 92 years Monday to the Idalou community. Commissioner Lorenzo 'Bubba' Sedeno made the transfer official. He was approached by Idalou's mayor about seceding the land and has been working on the project for about a year. Idalou will convert the land into baseball fields for it's little league. "We're experiencing a good, positive growth
Commissioners have started the ground work for construction of a new overpass and turning lane on Woodrow Road. The construction is needed due to the proximity of Lubbock- Cooper High School and it's stadium and performing arts center, to U.S. 87. Traffic crashes and traffic jams are problems at the start and end of the school day. "Lubbock-Cooper as we know
Lubbock County Commissioners are appealing to the highest authority to bring rain across the South Plains. T he resolution is to pray for rain and fast. The last time commissioners took this action, it worked. Back in 2010, Hurricane Alex blew in, dumping more than 18 inches of rainfall. In the meantime, while we wait for deliverance, we can all
A year since the city passed an ordinance banning the sale and use of synthetic marijuana and other substances like K2 and Spice, Mayor Glen Robertson says it's time to take the law to another level. Stores are still selling the stuff because manufacturers can simply tweak the formula to where it's outside the regulations' reach. The city banned more
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Mayor Glen Robertson discussed numerous city issues on Good Day Lubbock.
As times changes so do gay rights across the country. The Texas Tech School of Law hosting an expo and seminar Friday, providing a chance to learn from top estate planning professionals.
Teams of 9th through 12th graders from different parts of the U.S. to China competed in the first Hub City regional Robotics competition Saturday. With 40 different teams, the goal is to make their robot obey the teams commands the most efficiently.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association is asking Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy to block the enforcement of a new California city ordinance that bans gun magazines capable of holding more than 10 bullets. The ban went into effect Thursday after 66 percent of voters approved it in November. The NRA challenged the law, but a federal judge ruled
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public health officials say 16 mumps cases have been confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University. Columbus Public Health spokesman Jose Rodriguez says officials expect to see more cases because those who contract the virus can be contagious for weeks and about one-third of them generally don't show symptoms. Doctors are concerned the contagious infection
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A well-connected Long Island businessman, who was wounded in a shooting outside his high-end catering hall last month, released a video Monday thanking friends and family for their support. Gary Melius did not make any comments about the Feb. 24 shooting during a seven-minute video issued through a spokesman. He was seen wearing a patch over
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — An autopsy report revealed on Monday that a man who killed four people and himself while driving the wrong way on a Florida highway had more than twice the state's legal limit of alcohol in his system. The Hillsborough County Medical Examiner's office released the autopsy report Monday for 28-year-old Daniel Morris of Tampa. The crash
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A crowd at the South By Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas, on Monday received some advice on protecting their privacy -- from none other than NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Speaking by video conference from Moscow, Snowden offered advice on how Americans can keep their web-surfing activities more private by using a free service called Tor