Major Dust Storm Blows Through LubbockWinds gusted up to 60 miles per hour according to the National Weather Service.
Texas Tech Blanks Dallas Baptist 3-0 For Regional SweepBryce Bonnin allowed three hits in seven innings, Cameron Warren hit a three-run homer in the first inning and Texas Tech advanced as host of a Super Regional with a 3-0 victory over Dallas Baptist on Sunday night.
Navy SEAL To Accept Plea Deal In Green Beret From Texas Logan Melgar's DeathTexas native and Army Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar was found dead of strangulation on June 4, 2017 in housing he shared with three other special operations forces personnel in Bamako, Mali.
Suspect In Shooting Of Texas Tech Football Player Turns Self InA 24-year-old man who is suspected of shooting a Texas Tech University football player and a woman has turned himself in to Lubbock police.
Study: Child Sex Trafficking Victims Not Who You Think They AreA new study of child sex trafficking in Texas finds that victims are not adequately identified, enter and exit victimization multiple times, and are exploited most of their lives.
No. 8 Texas Tech Beats Iowa State 80-73, Clinches Big 12 TitleNo. 8 Texas Tech clinched its first Big 12 regular-season title Saturday by beating Iowa State 80-73 behind Jarrett Culver's 31 points and Davide Moretti's 20.
Police Investigate Video Of Daycare Worker Pulling Child's HairThe owners of a Texas daycare say staff members were fired after a video circulated on social media showing a woman pulling a child's hair at the facility.
No. 11 Texas Tech Eases Past Texas Rio Grande Valley, 71-46Jarrett Culver scored 19 points as No. 11 Texas Tech pulled away from Texas-Rio Grande Valley for a 71-46 victory Friday night.
Peggy Sue, Inspiration for Buddy Holly Song, Dies at 78Peggy Sue Gerron Rackham of Lubbock died Monday at University Medical Center. She was 78.
Suspect In Ohio Teen Rape And Kidnap Case Captured In Texas; 2 Still SoughtDavid Ramos Contreras is one of three suspects who detectives say sexually assaulted two Ohio sisters who are 13 and 14.
Texas Tech WR Shorts Dismissed From Team After ArrestTexas Tech wide receiver Quan Shorts has been kicked off of the Red Raiders squad after police arrested him on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.
Gov. Abbott Wants Mental Health Program To ID Potentially Violent Students Across StateIn the hours after the Santa Fe High School shooting, Gov. Greg Abbott touted the potential of a little-known mental health screening program in West Texas that identifies potentially violent students.
Texas Executes Man Who Stuffed Woman's Body Into LuggageAsked by the warden if he had a final statement, Rosendo Rodriguez spoke defiantly for seven minutes and never apologized to relatives of his victims watching through a window.
Texas Tech Fined, WVU's Harris Reprimanded After Fans Storm CourtThe Big 12 fined Texas Tech $25,000 and reprimanded West Virginia forward Wes Harris for hitting a fan who joined thousands of others in storming the court during a weekend postgame celebration.
West Virginia Reviewing Court Storm Incident At Texas TechWest Virginia's athletic department said it is reviewing an incident in which a player is seen striking a Texas Tech fan who had joined thousands of others in a postgame celebration.