Lubbock County Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 203 Incidents and 33 Crime Stories
Lubbock County Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 203 Incidents and 33 Crime Stories. During the last week, Lubbock County reported a total of 203 crime incidents. The most frequently reported crime was Assault with 82 cases, making up approximately 40% of the total crimes. This was followed by Theft and Burglary with 50 and 38 cases respectively, accounting for around 25% and 19% of the total crimes. Vandalism was also reported 25 times, making up roughly 12% of the total crime cases. Less frequent but still significant were Arson and Robbery, with 6 and 2 cases respectively. These statistics suggest a concerning level of criminal activity in the place, with Assault being the most pressing issue. It is crucial for local authorities to take these figures into account when planning crime prevention strategies.
Texas Girls High School Basketball: How to Stream the Valley High School vs. Borden County High School Game - February 23
Borden County High School will host Valley High School on Friday, February 23 at 2:30 PM CT. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Valley vs. Borden County Game Information. Game Day: Friday, February 23. Game...
Shallowater City Invites Bids for Land South of Water Treatment Plant: A Local Investment Opportunity
The City of Shallowater is inviting bids for a piece of its unimproved land, located south of the Water Treatment Plant. The land is in the southwest quarter of Block D5, Section 26, Abstract 865, on Avenue Q. The property has underground utilities and its boundaries are marked by stakes. The buyer will need to get a survey for the exact legal description.
Hey Lubbock Foodies, Here’s Your Chance To Get Free BBQ
ABC Pro Rodeo is excited to announce its 81st Annual Rodeo, taking place at the Mallet Event Center in Levelland, Texas, from April 4th to April 6th. This year they are looking for some judges for their cook-off and need YOUR HELP!. They are looking for judges for all five...
Missing Hockley Co. teen found safe, one person arrested
HOCKLEY COUNTY, Texas — The Hockley County Sheriff’s Office announced in an updated social media post on Sunday that 15-year-old Gage Taylor was found “safe and unharmed.” HCSO said one person was arrested and charged with Harboring a Runaway Child. The social media post previously said authorities were looking for Gage and described him as […]
Shallowater downs Canadian to advance to girls basketball Regional Tournament
A slow start for the Shallowater Fillies ended up a big victory. Shallowater overcame some early rust to knock off the Canadian girls basketball team 67-56 Tuesday night at the First United Bank Center on the campus of West Texas A&M. It was a battle early as shots were falling...
Tech resources help ensure student safety
As of 2021, Lubbock County was ranked the third most-dangerous city in Texas, according to the 2020 Lubbock Police Department annual report. Capt. Amy Ivey of the Texas Tech Police Department said the police department works to keep campus protected, specifically with the emergency blue lights that are strategically placed around campus.
Jim Ned girls basketball ready for shot at regional redemption
It's been another incredible ride for the Jim Ned High School girls basketball team in the 2023-24 campaign, and the Lady Indians hope the best is yet to come. The No. 2-ranked Lady Indians will take a 34-2 record into this weekend's Region I-3A Tournament at Frenship High School in Wolfforth. The first order of business is to cool off No. 6 Idalou (29-6) in Friday's regional semifinals. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. ...
Decisive fourth period ends first Rams post-season action in seven years
STAMFORD – Their season brought to an end, the Mineral Wells Rams signaled new beginnings for the boys’ basketball program. The Rams led most of Tuesday’s opening bi-district round game against the Levelland Lobos but ran out of gas in the final stanza, falling 63-53. It was Mineral Wells’ first post-season action since 2017 after finishing third in District 6-4A. The Lobos were the second-place team in District 5-4A.
Levelland, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
There are 2 high school 🏀 games in Levelland. The Nazareth High School basketball team will have a game with Whiteface High School on February 23, 2024, 13:00:00 CST. The Valley High School basketball team will have a game with Borden County High School on February 23, 2024, 14:30:00 CST.
Levelland City Council approves new ordinance to regulate storage of agricultural commodities
LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - City leaders in Levelland say they now have more power to regulate the storage of agricultural commodities in city limits. Councilmembers approved an ordinance they believe will give the city new tools if any ag product becomes infested, again, in the future. Councilmembers unanimously voted to...
Frenship ISD names new principal for Heritage Middle School
Note: The video above reflects top news headlines from morning of February 20, 2024. WOLFFORTH, Texas— On Tuesday Frenship ISD selected Kelsey Taylor as the new principal of Heritage Middle School. Taylor graduated from Frenship High School in 2006 and attended Frenship schools from Kindergarten through 12th grade. After She received her Bachelor of Arts […]
Monday fire destroys Lubbock County home where woman was stabbed to death in 2018
Firefighters from multiple departments extinguished a house fire Monday morning in east Lubbock County. The home appears to be destroyed, but no one was injured. Just before 7:15 a.m. Monday, first responders were dispatched to the a home in the 4200 block of East Second Street in the Chapel Hill community, just east of the Lubbock city limits, according to a news release from the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office. When deputies arrived, the house was fully engulfed in flames.
Missing 13-year-old in Hockley Co. found, reunited with family
Levelland - Hockley County Emergency Management on Friday said Billy Bentley, 13, was found safe after the sheriff's office said he was reported missing, according to a social media post.
Lady cat softball opens season with win
The Littlefield Lady Cats’ varsity softball team won their season- opener on Saturday over Lubbock Christian,17-3, in 4.5 innings. With the win, the Lady Cats improve to 1-0 overall on the year. In the top of the first inning, W. Blacklock doubled on a throwing error in from center...
Lubbock High's Keagan Davis, Shallowater's Keelie Williams voted A-J athletes of the week
The Lubbock High senior wrestler finished his high school career in successful fashion. Keagan Davis secured the 215-pound state championship with a 7-5 decision last week. He garnered 77.07% of the vote to earn male athlete of the week. Keelie Williams, So., Shallowater. The Fillies are back in the region...
Today the gas price is close to $2.76 in Wolfforth as of 2024-02-21. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
Here’s Where To Vote In Lubbock and Lubbock County 2024
Early voting for Lubbock County by personal appearance for the March 5 election will begin on Tuesday, February 20th, and run through Friday, March 1st. Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked) Friday, February 23, 2024. Last Day to Receive Ballot by Mail Tuesday, March 5,...
Levelland's Triple Treat: 3 Fast Food Joints that Redefine Fast Cuisine
This article presents a tour of three fast food joints in Levelland. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments below!
INSTANT REPLAY: Click here to listen to Frenshiip advance to the next round of playoffs with an impressive win over Eastlake 64-43
The Tigers got off to a good start going into halftime leading 28-24. Frenship would extend that lead into the second half and never relinquished the lead to East Lake the entire game. The Tigers (27-5, 9-1) advance into the next road of the playoffs and will face the winner of the Southlake Carrol vs Fort Worth Chisolm Trail later this week on Dbl T 97.3 FM.