Archive for February, 2017

Cruz: New WOTUS Rule Reflects Reality That We Can Have Both Clean Water and Economic Growth
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Cruz: New WOTUS Rule Reflects Reality That We Can Have Both Clean Water and Economic Growth

(from Sen. Ted Cruz’s Press Office) Issues statement on President Trump’s new rule regarding Waters of the United States. WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s executive order on the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule today: “Today’s executive order on […]

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LPD Asks for Help Identifying Suspect
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LPD Asks for Help Identifying Suspect

***HELP US IDENTIFY THIS SUSPECT*** The black male seen in this video was driving a stolen white Toyota Camry. When police attempted to pull him over at 3a.m. this morning, he refused to stop and led police on a chase. The suspect eventually abandoned the car in the Courtyard at […]

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Gov. Abbott Appoints Alexander-Schneider And Gutierrez To Texas State Council For Interstate Adult Offender Supervision
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Gov. Abbott Appoints Alexander-Schneider And Gutierrez To Texas State Council For Interstate Adult Offender Supervision

(from Governor Abbott’s Press Office) Gov. Abbott Appoints Alexander-Schneider And Gutierrez To Texas State Council For Interstate Adult Offender Supervision. Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Pam Alexander-Schneider to the Texas State Council for Interstate Adult Offender Supervision for a term set to expire February 1, 2021 and reappointed David Gutierrez […]

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In Lubbock, One Bedroom Rental Prices Up 7.8%
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In Lubbock, One Bedroom Rental Prices Up 7.8%

Overall, the Zumper National Rent Index showed one bedroom units down less than one percent to a median of $1,142, while two bedroom units grew 0.5% to $1,353.  This month, Lubbock ranked as the 95th most expensive rental market in the nation. The price of one bedroom units is up a […]

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Lady Raiders Handle TCU on Senior Day
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Lady Raiders Handle TCU on Senior Day

(from Texas Tech) Lady Raiders Handle TCU on Senior Day Texas Tech to face TCU again on Friday in opening round of Big 12 Tournament LUBBOCK, Texas – A 48-point second half pushed the Lady Raiders to a 79-64 win over TCU in the regular season finale Monday night. Texas […]

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Cornyn: President’s Address Will Offer a New Direction (video)
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Cornyn: President’s Address Will Offer a New Direction (video)

(from Sen John Cornyn’s Press Office) Cornyn: President’s Address Will Offer a New Direction for the Country.   WASHINGTON – Today on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) previewed President Trump’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress tonight. Excerpts of Sen. Cornyn’s remarks are below, and video […]

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UPDATED: SOUTH LOOP 289 INTERSECTIONS REPAIRS RESCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY
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UPDATED: SOUTH LOOP 289 INTERSECTIONS REPAIRS RESCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY

(from Texas Dept of Transportation) Drives should anticipate various daytime lane closures, detours and delays. LUBBOCK — South Loop 289 frontage road repairs originally scheduled to begin today have been rescheduled to start tomorrow, Wednesday, March 1, due to forecasted windy conditions. Starting at 6:30 a.m., tomorrow Texas Department of […]

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No. 10 Texas Tech Baseball Hosts New Mexico at 2pm Today
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No. 10 Texas Tech Baseball Hosts New Mexico at 2pm Today

(from Texas Tech) The Red Raiders take on the Lobos on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m. in Lubbock. LUBBOCK, Texas – The No. 10 Red Raiders wrap up their six-game home stand with a midweek matchup against New Mexico on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m. at Dan Law […]

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Texas Tech Baseball’s Gingery Garners Big 12 Pitcher Of The Week Award
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Texas Tech Baseball’s Gingery Garners Big 12 Pitcher Of The Week Award

(from Texas Tech) The lefty picked up his second win of the season against Cal on Saturday afternoon. LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech baseball sophomore left-handed pitcher Steven Gingery has been named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week, the league announced today. It is the first conference pitcher honor for […]

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Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Filed  by Texas Sen. John Cornyn
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Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Filed by Texas Sen. John Cornyn

(from Sen. John Cornyn’s Press Office) Cornyn Introduces Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill. WASHINGTON – Today U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, legislation to allow individuals with concealed carry privileges in their home state to exercise those rights in any other state that also has […]

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