Overall, there were 31 recipients from various organizations that received awards at the event.
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The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the incident.
The drugs were allegedly being transported from Fontana, California, to Oklahoma City.
The DPS Trooper stopped a 1991 Mercedes-Benz heading westbound on Highway 84 near Slaton for a traffic violation around 5 p.m. Thursday, March 13th.
The drugs, valued at more than $54,000, were allegedly being transported from California to Aransas Pass, Texas.
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.
Texas Governor Rick Perry has proclaimed March 2nd through 8th of this year as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Texas.
Ashlee Dean reportedly shot her toddler in the head late Thursday afternoon in Post.
According to DPS, the driver is connected to an ongoing investigation being conducted by the DPS Criminal Investigations Division in Lubbock.
The drugs were reportedly being transported from Tucson, Arizona to Rockford, Illinois.