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Lubbock, Texas is located in Lubbock County. Zip codes in Lubbock, TX include 79499, 79424, and 79406. The median home price in Lubbock is $145,900. More Lubbock information.

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Oxford House provides sober, clean environment for recovering addicts

A glance through the front door is the first hint of something unique - a whiteboard hanging on the wall of a short hallway with doorways to a kitchen, a living room and the entrance to another house section with bedrooms.

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12 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

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The confirmation of two West Nile cases in Lubbock County is nothing to panic about, but it should bring caution.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

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Lubbock photographers capture 'Snapshots of Hunger'

Six Lubbock residents used photography to explore what food insecurity looks like in the community, and their work will be on display during the "Snapshots of Hunger: Lubbock" exhibit from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Icehouse Exhibit Hall at LHUCA, 511 Ave. J. The photographers whose work will be on display include Rebecca Bustamante, Amy Blackburn, ... (more)

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Dead body found at scene of apartment fire

Lubbock fire, medical and law enforcement agencies were called to the Woodcrest Apartments at 5402 66th Street on Sunday, in response to the report of a fire.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Investigators say apartment fire looks like suicide

Lubbock fire, medical and law enforcement agencies were called to the Woodcrest Apartments at 5402 66th Street on Sunday, in response to the report of a fire.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Room for growth: Expert says Lubbock drivers need to change mindset

A typical Lubbock driver will be in a collision every 10 and 1/2 years, according the latest Allstate America's Best Driver's report.

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Knoxville News Sentinel

Mark Harmon: Clean energy, not pipeline, needed For 10 years I lived...

For 10 years I lived in Lubbock, Texas, and taught at Texas Tech. That area of West Texas is flat, brown and treeless.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

2015 Leadership Lubbock Class announced

The Leadership Lubbock schedule has been restructured and the program will now begin in January with a mandatory full-day orientation on Jan. 13. Since its inception in 1976, Leadership Lubbock has continued to provide an outstanding leadership and community orientation program for selected chamber business leaders.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Eddie McBride celebrates 15 years at the Lubbock Chamber

Under McBride's direction, the chamber has received numerous awards and recognitions.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Eddie McBride, about to celebrate 15 years at the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce

How I ended up in this business: was working with the base closure program at Reese and was made an offer I couldn't refuse.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Local group hopes to revisit decade-old conversation on Gay Straight Alliance in schools

PFLAG officers Tony Thornton and Grace Rogers plan to ask Lubbock Independent School District leaders to allow Gay Straight Alliance groups at the high schools.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Stand Up for America: Making the most out of employment

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a nationwide holiday dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers.

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Private buyers set sights on Omni Building as city learns costs of renovation, demolition

While city leaders are mulling over a potential purchase of the troubled Omni Building, the Lubbock City Council isn't the only group looking at the downtown eyesore.

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Las Cruces Sun-News

Police: Lovington student dies from accident

TV reports that the female teen badly hurt her head Wednesday and was airlifted to a hospital in Lubbock, Texas.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

No gas price hikes expected for Labor Day weekend

Gas prices this Labor Day weekend are expected to be the cheapest they've been in the past four years, according to a national website.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock police officials mull identifying officer in fatal shooting

In the last four years, the Lubbock Police Department has reported five officer-involved fatal shootings, including the Aug. 25 shooting death of 51-year-old Guadalupe Esquivel.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock author finds romance among archangels, vampires, werewolves, Captain Hook

Among the nation's popular authors - without a doubt when it comes to sales, reader comments and followers - is one who quietly has called Lubbock home since moving here from "the Twin Cities" 12 years ago.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock Economic Index shows modest increase

The bank issued the July report Friday; the index rose .2 points to 141.7, up from a revised 141.5 the month prior and up 3.9 percent from 136.3 in July 2013.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Severe thunderstorms bring wind, rain, hail to South Plains

Severe thunderstorms brought heavy rain, severe wind gusts and large hail to portions of the KCBD viewing area Thursday evening.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Explore dinosaurs at travelling exhibit

Rex greets visitors to the Discover the Dinosaurs event on Friday at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.

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