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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 $149,900 which is roughly $69/per square foot. More Lubbock information.

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55 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

DPS officials: California man shot by trooper tried to steal patrol car

A 20-year-old California man tried to steal a patrol vehicle before he was shot and killed Sunday in south Lubbock by a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper, according to a statement DPS officials released Wednesday.

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5 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Sparkman's Nursery says new compound can cut water bills in half

Once again, it seems the chance of rain for Lubbock has passed us by. This continues a prolonged period of dry conditions that have lawns turning brown, plants wilting and homeowners considering drastic water-saving measures.

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9 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock woman, police warn residents of tax phone scam

She said a man identifying himself as IRS agent Michael Worthington asked her to call back regarding to a sensitive matter.

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13 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Neugebauer, Hance speak at Southwest Special Collections celebration

Chancellor Kent Hance and Congressman Randy Neugebauer shake hands on Wednesday at the opening of the American Agriculture Movement Exhibit in the Southwest Special Collections Library.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Bulls receives life sentences for 2012 slayings

A 36-year-old Lubbock man will be serving concurrent life sentences after pleading guilty Wednesday to two counts of murder.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

New DPS report highlights gang activity in Lubbock

A new report about gang violence in Texas has revealed a high concentration of activity right here in the Lubbock area.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock, other area cities, have greater water demand than supply

Regional water users have overestimated the supply and will need to adjust projections with what the state says is available, members of the Llano Estacado Regional Water Planning Group learned at its meeting Wednesday.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock one of many Texas cities considering regulations for payday loans

The week before Christmas the Houston City Council voted overwhelmingly to regulate the so-called payday and auto title lenders, the largely unregulated industry critics call predatory because it often charges interest rates of 500 percent or more if borrowers don't repay their short-term loans on time.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Recording artist Williams plays at intimate Lubbock house concert

Nashville-based singer-songwriter and recording artist Christopher Williams will play folk-rock music when headlining a HubCityMusic.com house concert from 7:15 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at Paul Johnson's home at 3707 94th St. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Payment is accepted at the door, or advance payment can be made via credit card, PayPal ... (more)

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Cosby: 'Can't sit there and dream' - work hard, he tells students

Comedian Bill Cosby, right, speaks with Texas Tech student Leroy Mitchell Jr. on Tuesday at the Allen Theatre on the Texas Tech campus.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Severe storms possible on Wednesday

Severe storms could return to portions of the South Plains on Wednesday, with the best potential for the area from near Lubbock and east to along and off the Caprock.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Police cracking down on panhandlers in Lubbock streets

The Lubbock Police Department is cracking down on panhandlers in what they're calling an effort to make the roads safer.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Wolfforth, Lubbock chambers express support for Frenship bond election

Economic growth is the main reason why two chambers of commerce had a joint press conference Tuesday morning at the First United Bank in Lubbock to express support for the upcoming Frenship Independent School District bond election.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Infant death investigation continues; judge gives temporary custody of children to CPS

Three children removed from their Lubbock County home will not be allowed to return as authorities investigate the death of their sibling.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock family sets up funeral fund for Alfredo Arriaga

The family of a Lubbock man who was killed in an accident on CR 1200 Saturday morning has set up a fund to help with his funeral arrangements.

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Southwest Farm Press

Conservation is generational legacy

This slide illustrates where cotton is grown in the United States. Production at a county level is indicated on the legend with darker colors indicating counties with larger production.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Select-A-Seat locations at United Family stores will not have Paul McCartney tickets available

Select-A-Seat ticket outlets at The United Family stores in the Lubbock area will not have tickets for purchase to Sir Paul McCartney's June 14 concert at Lubbock's United Spirit Arena.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Westbrook: Memories of the past involved photography

In this Nov. 9, 1960 file photo, Caroline Kennedy gets a piggy-back ride from her father, Sen. John F. Kennedy, in Hyannis Port, Mass.

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Coronado's Kent Jackson going to Seminole

Several sources have told KCBD NewsChannel 11 that Coronado's Kent Jackson is leaving to be the new Head Football Coach at Seminole.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Literary Lubbock schedules time with authors

Organizers of Literary Lubbock 2014 plan to mix authors with their readers in a wine and dinner program at 5:30 p.m. May 1 at The Legacy Event Center, 1500 14th St. Tickets for an evening with the six featured authors are $65, and tables of eight can be reserved for $520.

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Fire Weather Watch for Lubbock County was issued at April 24 at 2:45PM CDT

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