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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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1 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock ISD announces policies for free and reduced lunches

The Lubbock Independent School District announced its policy Friday for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under income-eligibility guidelines.

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4 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock leaders have skin in the game as they consider property tax hike

For most members of the Lubbock City Council, a vote for the proposed near-2.3-cent property tax increase is a vote for less money in their own pockets.

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7 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Ribbon-cutting at Legacy Elementary School opens campus to parents and students

Casey Glass said she and her husband moved their family to Frenship Independent School District deliberately last year, only to find out a month later that their future kindergartner wouldn't be in the school they wanted.

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11 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock police searching for three people in connection with McDonald's armed robbery

Lubbock police are on the lookout for three people in connection with an Aug. 9 armed robbery at a South Lubbock McDonald's restaurant.

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13 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

35 LISD schools to receive free breakfast and lunch

The Lubbock Independent School District was notified late yesterday that 35 campuses have been accepted into the Community Eligibility Provision program.

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17 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock Memorial Civic Center renovation won't cancel holiday performances

Plans to renovate the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center's theater and banquet hall won't interrupt the annual Christmas festivities the Lubbock landmark is known for, but other programs may have to find a new venue - at least for 2015.

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21 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Man recovering at UMC after tragic oil field accident

A man is recovering at UMC in Lubbock after being critically injured in a tragic oil field accident in Mitchell County on Wednesday.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Residents pleased with changes to Lubbock Outer Route project

After submitting a petition to revise the Lubbock Outer Route project, Paul Kitchens was glad his concerns were heard by TxDOT.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Republicans name Dustin Burrows as House District 83 candidate

Representatives of the Republican Party from the seven counties in House District 83 have voted to nominate Lubbock attorney Dustin Burrows to replace Representative Charles Perry on the November ballot as the Republican nominee for state representative for District 83. The process was initiated by Charles Perry's resignation from the ballot in ... (more)

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

LEDA announces Lubbock business expansions creating 55 new jobs

The additional jobs come as a result of the expansion of two local businesses - National Pump Co., and The Decor Group.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock Lions Club to host 50th Annual TV/Internet Auction

Provided by the Lubbock Lions Club There is something for everyone at the Lubbock Lions Club's TV/Internet Auction! Sit back, enjoy and bid on items at The Lubbock Lions Club's 50th Annual TV/Internet Auction.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Fire marshal seeking public's help investigating Tuesday blaze

The Lubbock Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's help investigating the structure fire that occurred Tuesday at 5027 27th St. Fire officials are asking anyone with video, pictures or information about the fire to contact either the marshal's office at 775-2646 or Crime Line at 741-1000.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Two indicted by Lubbock County grand jury for aggravated assault of a public servant

Two men accused of assaulting Lubbock police officers in unrelated cases were indicted Tuesday by a Lubbock County grand jury.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Abernathy Teacher of the Year sees deafness as motivation, not obstacle

Now a math teacher at Abernathy Middle School and the district's newest Teacher of the Year, Moore wants her students to live by that philosophy too, she said in an interview Monday.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Suspect in custody after South Lubbock hit-and-run

Officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety say 34-year-old Karla Tores of Lubbock hit a construction worker, identified as 44-year-old Tony Bournes, with her car while working near Highway 87 and Woodrow Road around 2:30 p.m. DPS says Tores hit Bournes as she drove through the intersection of Highway 87 and Woodrow Road before driving ... (more)

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

A look into federal documents show Lubbock County got $400K in military equipment

Rural law enforcement agencies in Lubbock County have received more than $400,000 in surplus military equipment through a program that, in light of the events in Missouri, is seen as contributing to the militarization of the nation's police force.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

1 in custody after hit-and-run in south Lubbock

One person is in custody after a hit-and-run accident Wednesday afternoon. Police say a construction worker was hit by a car while while working near Highway 87 and Woodrow Road around 2:30 p.m. The man was transported to the hospital with moderate injuries.

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Four Indicted, Accused of - Zapping' a Man's Testicles During Robbery

Four local residents - three from Lubbock and one from Wolfforth - were indicted Tuesday for a particularly cruel aggravated robbery case.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Proposed Citibus route elimination draws criticism

When the Lubbock resident found out Citibus was considering eliminating that bus route, he offered up other options - even not-so-great ones.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Newest elementary school features large classrooms, flat screen TVs

Students and staff of Jayne Ann Miller Elementary School will get a belated $17.6 million Christmas present when they return to school from the winter holiday break in 2015.

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