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Former Lubbock ISD Superintendent Dr. E.C. Leslie dies at 88  KCBD

Dr. E.C. Leslie, a longtime educator and former Lubbock ISD superintendent, passed away this afternoon at the age of 88.



Lubbock students to take part in Global Climate Strike Friday  LubbockOnline.com

For more than a year, young people around the world began striking to demand action against climate change, and now Lubbock students are ready to join for ...



Fiestas Patrias set for this weekend in downtown Lubbock  LubbockOnline.com

The 2019 annual Fiestas Patrias is scheduled for this weekend with a variety of events for all ages in downtown Lubbock.The purpose of Fiestas Patrias ...



WT President Wendler kicks off Region 17 tour in Lubbock  LubbockOnline.com

President of West Texas A&M University, Dr. Walter V. Wendler, was in Lubbock Tuesday morning to kick off the “South Plains Community Tour” – the ...



Lubbock High graduation  LubbockOnline.com

Lubbock High School held its commencement ceremony at 6 p.m. Friday at the United Supermarkets Arena.Valedictorian and parents:Jin Yan, daughter of Qin ...



District judge takes time to mentor Lubbock High football players  KCBD

After success in the forum's first year in 2018, 99th District Court Judge William C. Sowder again welcomed members of the Lubbock High School football team ...



Lubbock High, no stranger to beautiful school rankings, standing test of time  LubbockOnline.com

Texas has many beautiful high school buildings, but Lubbock has one of the most beautiful at Lubbock High School.Lubbock High School was listed as the 10th ...



Lubbock HS graduate receives inaugural Team of Distinction recognition  KCBD

Lubbock High School graduate Carson Freimuth was announced today as one of the 81 members of the inaugural 2019 National Football Foundation and ...



Former Lubbock High swimmer sues Dallas company over tainted vitamins  KCBD

A world champion swimmer, former University of Texas athlete and former Lubbock High swimmer Madisyn Cox is suing a Dallas-based health company ...



LISD food programs provide for children during summer months  KCBD

As summer continues, a number of children in Lubbock and across the South Plains face a problem: hunger.



Multiple Lubbock agencies hold full-scale active shooter training exercise  KCBD

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Lubbock ISD hosted a full-scale active shooter training exercise Monday for local law enforcement officers and first responders.



Julia Stephen announced as new Coronado High School principal  KCBD

Julia Stephen, the current assistant principal at Irons Middle School, will step into a new role as the Coronado High School principal next year.



Assembly Club honors 19 high school seniors  LubbockOnline.com

The Assembly Club has formally honored 19 high school seniors in its annual black-tie presentation ball.The club was created in Lubbock as the Assembly ...



Judge Carruth holds “Court Camp” for high school students  KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

LUBBOCK, Texas — Twenty high school students spent the week attending the second annual “Court Camp” hosted by Judge Ann-Marie Carruth. Carruth said ...



Recognitions: Graduations, scholarship recipients, Tech professor honored  LubbockOnline.com

Barrett graduates, awarded scholarship. Ashlee D. Barrett of Shallowater was among the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy seniors ...



Lubbock Symphony Guild honors high school seniors with Winter Ball  LubbockOnline.com

The Lubbock Symphony Guild presented 31 debutantes Saturday during its annual Winter Ball at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.The young women, all high ...



Lubbock High junior earns gold at international science competition  LubbockOnline.com

A Lubbock High School junior won a gold medal in the International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics held earlier this month in Beijing, China.Joseph ...



City of Lubbock, Lubbock ISD to conduct joint full-scale active shooter training exercise  EverythingLubbock.com

There will be a heavy public safety presence in, and around, the involved areas.



The Community Foundation of West Texas awards $160,000 in local scholarships  KCBD

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Community Foundation of West Texas has found eight 2019 students to award scholarships for higher education, totaling $160,000 ...



Nancy Anderson Chapter DAR recognizing Lubbock area 'Good Citizen' students  LubbockOnline.com

The Nancy Anderson Chapter Daughters of American Revolution is recognizing outstanding area high school seniors as part of an annual event this week.



Lubbock high to open theatre season with ‘Mamma Mia’  KCBD

The Lubbock High School Performing Arts Department will open its 2018-2019 season with Mamma Mia, which will run from Oct. 18 to Oct. 22.



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

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, ...



Seven Lubbock High students named National Merit Semifinalists  LubbockOnline.com

Seven Lubbock-area students were named Wednesday as National Merit Semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation, representing less than 1 ...



Former Lubbock High secretary accused of stealing school funds indicted  LubbockOnline.com

A Lubbock County grand jury indicted a 36-year-old woman Tuesday after she was accused of stealing money from Lubbock High School while she worked ...



Students at Lubbock High participate in National School Walkout  KCBD-TV

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Another wave of school walkouts happened this morning as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control. Students ...



Lubbock high school teacher arrested for sexual relationship with student  KXXV News Channel 25

Charges have been filed against a Coronado High School teacher after being accused of having a sexual relationship with a student. The teacher, 40-year-old ...



Lubbock High School Academic Decathlon team advances to nationals  KCBD-TV

The Lubbock High School academic decathlon team will be representing Texas at the national competition after a record-breaking performance at the medium ...



Lubbock teen named Scholar in Regeneron Science Talent Search  KCBD

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A Lubbock High School student has been named as a scholar in the nation's oldest science and mathematics talent search competition ...



Lubbock Police investigating body discovered in backyard of abandoned home  KCBD

Lubbock Police are on the scene of a death investigation in the 2100 block of 20th Street, one block south of Lubbock High School.



Lubbock High School Academic Decathlon Team Places Second in National Finals  EverythingLubbock.com

Academic Decathlon is an international competition and is considered the most rigorous academic competition for high school students.



Coronados Conwright, Montereys Alexander sign LOIs  LubbockOnline.com

Seth Parr stood in front of his team Wednesday at Coronado's auditorium, looked Blair Conwright in the eyes and told him that the Mustangs and all of Lubbock ...



Lubbock High School Band makes historic appearance in state contest  KCBD-TV

Lubbock High School was one of five bands selected to advance to state from the 5-A UIL Area Marching Contest, which took place in Odessa over the ...



Operation Round Up awards $42,000 in scholarships to local students  EverythingLubbock.com

These students were selected on their scholastic records, school and community *service* activities, essay questions and financial need.



Book from public library led to Lubbock-raised mans career at Google  LubbockOnline.com

What started as an exploration of a random section of the library has led to a career in technology for Lubbock High School graduate Shuvo Chatterjee.



U.S. Senate likely to vote on new federal judge for Lubbock next week  KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

LUBBOCK, Texas — On Thursday, the press office for U.S. Senator John Cornyn said there would likely be a confirmation vote next week on a new federal judge ...



Parker wins top honor at NFF banquet  LubbockOnline.com

Doyle Parker spent 40 years in coaching and the past 20 in retirement. The longtime Texas Tech assistant is flattered to be remembered, and on Wednesday the ...



U.S. Senate confirms Lubbock native Hendrix to federal judgeship  LubbockOnline.com

The United States Senate voted Tuesday to confirm Wes Hendrix as U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas by a vote of 89-1.Hendrix confirmation ...



Lubbock HS band is first from the LISD to compete in state marching championship in 30+ years  LubbockOnline.com

Lubbock High School's band will be the first from the Lubbock Independent School District to attend the Texas state marching band championship in more than ...



United We Work: Career day gives Lubbock students a glimpse of different professions  LubbockOnline.com

High school students from Lubbock area schools came together to participate in the annual United We Work event Thursday morning at the Lubbock Police ...



State champion wrestler meets man who saved father’s life  KCBD

There was not a dry eye in the room on Thursday during the LISD board meeting, as a Lubbock High School wrestler met the man who saved his father's life ...



Lubbock High hires Mansfield assistant Shane Stephen  LubbockOnline.com

Lubbock High School has a new head football coach and campus athletics coordinator.Mansfield assistant head coach Shane Stephen was approved by the ...



Lubbock High Athletic Coordinator Jason Strunk resigns  KCBD-TV

On Tuesday, Lubbock High School Athletic Coordinator Jason Strunk notified Athletic Director Mike Meeks of his intention to resign his current position with the ...



Take a seat: Sale gives community chance to keep piece of Lubbock High history  LubbockOnline.com

Want a piece of history from the Lubbock High School auditorium, where audiences once sat to watch Eleanor Roosevelt, Lyndon B. Johnson, Dorothy Lamour, ...



City of Lubbock welcomes Stacy McKenzie as new Library Director  EverythingLubbock.com

McKenzie will bring a high level of energy and customer *service* to the Lubbock Library System.



Bicyclist seriously injured in crash  EverythingLubbock.com

LUBBOCK, Texas — Around 9:30p.m. Sunday night, police responded to the intersection of Emory and North Detroit where a bicyclist had been struck by a car.



Larry Neal, Neal Aircraft, long-time Air Tractor dealer passes.  AgAir Update

Larry Thatcher Neal, age 72, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2019 in Lubbock, Texas. He was born in Lubbock, Texas on October 29, 1946 to Roy and ...



LPD SWAT assists Hobbs PD with investigation in Lubbock  EverythingLubbock.com

LUBBOCK, Texas — On Wednesday, officers from two law enforcement agencies, including Lubbock Police's SWAT team, responded to the 2200 block of 93rd ...



Lubbock ISD hires executive principals to coach campus leaders  LubbockOnline.com

Four new executive principals were approved by the Lubbock Independent School District Board of Trustees on Thursday to serve as principal and leadership ...



Once a Ranger, always a Ranger: Lubbocks Hutchinson Middle School celebrates 70 years  LubbockOnline.com

Clay Brackeen sported his 1986 green and gold letterman's jacket to the J.T. Hutchinson Middle School 70th anniversary celebration Friday night.He said his ...



Restaurant Report: Several restaurants, schools have multiple violations  LubbockOnline.com

Environmental Inspections conducted by the Lubbock Environment Health Department during the week that ended Jan. 19. Establishments inspected include: ...



Chronicles: Lack of racial integration in Lubbock schools began with city ordinance  LubbockOnline.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: The Caprock Chronicles essay this week is written by June Steele, a social studies teacher at Monterrey High School. It looks at the racial ...



Lubbock-Coopers Johnson has transfer paperwork approved by district committee  LubbockOnline.com

One of the area's most promising football players overcame a hurdle Tuesday toward becoming eligible for varsity competition at his new school.The District ...



Lubbock ISD offers some high school classes online  LubbockOnline.com

Sometimes there just aren't enough hours in the school day, but Lubbock Independent School District offers options for motivated students through its Online ...



Chronicles: Former Dunbar High has remarkable run in athletic competition  LubbockOnline.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: Caprock Chronicles is written or edited by Paul Carlson, emeritus professor of history at Texas Tech. This week's essay reviews Lubbock's ...



Lubbock High wins regional science bowl  LubbockOnline.com

CANYON -- There were pencil biters, note takers, and attentive listeners among the over 140 high school students gathered for the high school regional science ...



Buddy Holly's Classmates Remember The Pioneer 60 Years After 'The Day The Music Died'  NPR

On Feb. 3, 1959, at only 22 years old, Buddy Holly left this world as one of the founding fathers of rock and roll. Now, 60 years after the crash that killed Holly, ...



Lubbock High Names Stephen as Their New Head Football Coach  EverythingLubbock.com

Lubbock High School has found their man as LISD named Shane Stephen as the new Head Football Coach and Campus Athletic Coordinator. Stephen comes ...



Slaton Bakery overcomes smoke damage – back in business  EverythingLubbock.com

SLATON, Texas — On Wednesday, the Slaton Bakery reopened its doors after closing due to smoke damage. In June, an early-morning fire destroyed two ...



Lubbock High graduates 522 in 2018 class described as high achievers  LubbockOnline.com

Lubbock High SchoolValedictorian: Emily Sheng, daughter of Dr. James and Ying ShengCo-salutatorians: Ashish Govindan, son of Dr. Ajit and Ajita Govindan, ...



Lubbock Christian School announces new baseball coach  EverythingLubbock.com

Lubbock Christian School is excited to announce the hiring of its next head baseball coach, Brandon Walker.



5 Lubbock area Boy Scouts honored with Eagle rank  LubbockOnline.com

Five Boy Scouts were awarded the rank of Eagle during ceremonies on Monday at Lubbock Memorial Civic Center for their accomplishments in Scouting.



Lubbock High School among nations top schools  LubbockOnline.com

For the third year in a row, Lubbock High School has been named by Newsweek magazine to a list of the top high schools in America. Lubbock High was ranked ...



Wes Hendrix nominated to U.S. District Court over Lubbock  LubbockOnline.com

President Donald Trump announced plans to nominate three judges to the Federal District Courts in Texas, including Wes Hendrix for the Northern District of ...



Westbrook: Lubbock High School built with sacrifice, integrity  LubbockOnline.com

AVALANCHE-JOURNALWhen members of the Class of 1960 walk into Lubbock High School on Oct. 2 during their 50-year reunion, they will be looking at a ...



Former Lubbock High principal recalls graduate, Navy officer presumed lost at sea  LubbockOnline.com

Before U.S. Navy Lt. Steven D. Hopkins joined the military, to his former principal he was a bright-eyed young man at Lubbock High who worked hard at setting ...



Finding a new way: Fogerson 1 of 102 educators to retire from Lubbock ISD  LubbockOnline.com

Berta Fogerson knows she is in for withdrawals.As principal of the Margaret Talkington School for Young Women Leaders for the past six years, she has led the ...



1939: Westerners bring home state title - News  LubbockOnline.com

COTTON BOWL, DALLAS, Dec. 30 – It is the first time this has happened and it is quite a spot for a Lubbock sports writer — because it is the first time Lubbock ...



City of Lubbock unveils new public art map  EverythingLubbock.com

The map is an in-depth resource for those looking to experience the rich beauty and diversity of Lubbock art.



Lubbock Man Appointed to U.S. Naval Academy  EverythingLubbock.com

Jantzen Wells of Lubbock accepted his appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy on Thursday. Congressman Jody Arrington presented Cadet Wells with the ...



All Five Lubbock ISD Graduation Ceremonies to be Streamed Live  EverythingLubbock.com

Commencement exercises for each high school in the Lubbock Independent School District will be streamed live online at http://www.ttu.edu/livestream/. The link ...



Lubbock Assembly club honors 17 high school seniors  LubbockOnline.com

The Assembly Club, which was formed in 1931 in Lubbock as the Assembly Dance Club, has honored 17 young men and women this year in its annual ...



Lubbock high school football fields get a facelift  LubbockOnline.com

The hot, dry weather of 2011 has been welcomed by Lubbock Independent School District.That's because the climate has given those installing artificial turf ...



A reason to smile: Lubbock veteran benefiting from surgeons gift of dental surgery  LubbockOnline.com

Gregory Arriaga is hoping to smile again.And dental surgeon Robert Ioppolo and partner Justin Bonner are attempting to make that happen with a free surgery ...



Aprils First Friday Art Trail coming this week in Lubbock  LubbockOnline.com

The 175th non-consecutive First Friday Art Trail is scheduled for Friday in downtown Lubbock.Venues that can be reached by trolley: Buddy Holly Center; CASP ...



MADD Memorial Walk at the Lubbock County Courthouse on Saturday, April 27  EverythingLubbock.com

MADD invites you to participate to highlight the statistics, threats and effects of impaired driving.



Peggy Sue Gerron, inspiration for Buddy Holly song, dies in Lubbock  LubbockOnline.com

Peggy Sue Gerron, who will be forever remembered in association with Buddy Holly because of his song bearing her name, died early Monday at University ...



Lubbock High orchestra teacher reinstated  LubbockOnline.com

Lubbock High School's orchestra director, Alejos Anaya, resumed teaching duties on Monday after the resolution of his arrest Nov. 7 on a marijuana charge.



Monday night storms blamed for South Lubbock house fire  EverythingLubbock.com

Monday night's storms were to blame for a fire in South Lubbock.



KAMC HD Weather Webcast June 18th, 2019  EverythingLubbock.com

LUBBOCK, Texas — KAMC Meteorologist Jacob Riley has your Tuesday weather forecast. Sponsored by J Ferg Pros. TODAY: Severe storms are possible once ...



LISD Board of Trustees announces new executive principal assignments  EverythingLubbock.com

The Lubbock ISD Board of Trustees announced four new executive principal assignments this morning that will begin in the 2018-2019 school year.



Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Council celebrates Individuals of Distinction  LubbockOnline.com

The Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Council of Lubbock began four days of celebrations with its annual Individuals of Distinction Award Banquet Friday ...



Hutchinson Middle School celebrates Día de los Muertós  KCBD

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.



Echo McGuire Griffith, Buddy Hollys high school girlfriend, dies  LubbockOnline.com

Echo McGuire Griffith, recording legend Charles Hardin (Buddy) Holly's first love while in high school, died about 1 p.m. Sunday at Good Life Senior Living and ...



Ballet de Mexico to host master class, show March 15-17  KCBD

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Members of Ballet de Mexico de Amalia Hernandez and the Lubbock-based Raίces Compañίa de Danza will host a master class ...



LISD registration opens April 9  KCBD-TV

Monday, April 9 – Lubbock ISD student registration opens on April 9 for the 2018-2019 school year.



Lubbock high school teacher, coach indicted for alleged improper relationship with 16-year-old girl  mySanAntonio.com

A 25-year-old former high school teacher and tennis coach in Lubbock could face up to 20 years in prison if convicted of having a sexual relationship with a ...



Lubbock ISD board upholds fired officers termination for unsecured weapon  LubbockOnline.com

A Lubbock school district police officer brought a grievance over his termination before the school board Thursday, but the board upheld his termination for ...



67th Annual Lions Club Pancake Festival brings Lubbock community together for breakfast  KCBD

6000 pounds of pancake mix, 41000 ounces of syrup, 80000 suasage links and 240 gallons of coffee have been prepared for this event.



Texas Tech gains access to new funding sources  EverythingLubbock.com

HSI designation makes the university eligible for federal funding to improve educational opportunities for all students.



LISD honors second Hall of Honor class  KCBD-TV

The LISD Athletic Hall of Honor will induct its Hall of Honor Class of 2012 on Saturday, May 12 th at 7pm at the Merket/McKenzie Alumni Center on the campus ...



Conwright, son of Lady Raiders star, develops into offensive playmaker for undefeated Mustangs  LubbockOnline.com

The Coronado football team is inching closer to a Class 5A Division I title.With the recent success, the program has been compared to a wide array of deep ...



Peggy Sue, namesake of Buddy Holly rock classic, dies in Texas  Reuters

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Peggy Sue Gerron, whose name has echoed in the annals of rock 'n' roll for six decades as the crush in the Buddy Holly classic song ...



American Cancer Society to host golf tournament fundraiser  EverythingLubbock.com

LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — The following is a press release from the American Cancer Society:



Maxey Community Center to Host End of Summer Bash, Movie in the Park  KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

Maxey Community Center is located at 4020 30th Street.



Jesus Arenas offers advice as Red Raiders head to Sweet 16  KCBD

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - With the Red Raiders on their way to the big dance for a second year in a row, excitement is building for this year's tournament run.



Lubbock High student sets state record in Texas Academic Decathlon  LubbockOnline.com

Pretom Shome set a new state record during the Texas Academic Decathlon last weekend. But good luck getting him to talk about himself: he gives the credit to ...



LISD announces Athletic Hall of Honor class for 2017  KCBD-TV

The LISD Athletic Hall of Honor has formally announced the seven Lubbock ISD athletic greats that will make up their seventh class. The 2017 class will be ...



From the A-Js pages: State committee OKs Texas Tech University name  LubbockOnline.com

25 years ago:LOS ANGELES - Though alcohol-related accidents continue to take a terrible toll on U.S. highways, the nation is nevertheless making great ...



Lubbock area schools offer different benefits  LubbockOnline.com

In order of size, Lubbock Independent School District, Frenship ISD and Lubbock-Cooper ISD are the largest districts.Lubbock ISD's mission is to nurture, ...



Lubbock Co. voters approve tax for expo center  EverythingLubbock.com

According to final unofficial results Tuesday night, Lubbock County voters approved a hotel occupancy tax (HOT) for the proposed Lubbock County Expo Center.



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