Three City employees now have an increased salary, a board will look into alternative and renewable energy sources, and a settlement for the family of a motorcyclist killed last year were approved by the Lubbock City Council.
The University will name the Michael Herd Fracturing and Production Laboratory, located in the new Petroleum Engineering Research Building in his honor.
Lubbock Police Sergeant Jason Lewis confirmed that 15-year-old Noemi Velazquez has been located and a suspect is in the custody of Lubbock Police.
All in all, Lubbock-area Freemasons have distributed more than 3,600 dental hygiene kits to the first graders across West Texas in February.
Together, LISD secondary students earned a total of 1,220 First Division medals.
Texas Governor Rick Perry has proclaimed March 2nd through 8th of this year as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Texas.
This comes after freshman Ryan Long batted .500 with three consecutive multi-hit games, leading Tech to a three-game series sweep over Oral Roberts.
Police say that as a man was walking to his vehicle from the front door of his home, a suspect grabbed him from behind, and placed a gun to the back of his head.
Garza County Chief Deputy Charles Evans of Justiceburg was assisting the others when a northbound 18-wheeler truck lost control, skidded into the center median, and struck Evans and three bystanders.
Some in the City of Georgetown and Williamson County opposed the measure, saying that the measure would damage development in the area for the salamanders, which are found in springs in Bell and Williamson Counties.