State Representative Brooks Landgraf (Odessa) has filed legislation to effectively repeal the STAAR test by eliminating the requirement to use public school assessment instruments as a criterion for promotion or graduation or to make certain accountability determinations.
A warrant through the Lubbock Police Department details some of the events that led up to the shooting death of 41-year-old Jimmy Hernandez Rodriguez, who was killed near the 1500 block of 37th Street Wednesday afternoon.
The Ropes Independent School District has announced classes will be cancelled on Monday to allow faculty, staff and students to attend the funeral of Jill Reep, a second grade teacher at the school who died Tuesday night.
January is national blood donor month because blood centers always predict there will be a shortage of blood donors right after the holidays. But now, we are well into January and another problem is surfacing.
The Lubbock Police Department has identified 33-year-old Amber Martin was the woman who was seriously injured after being hit by a vehicle on Wednesday. She does not appear to have life-threatening injures, according to LPD.