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Recent articles by Adam:

Tom Brummett wins Lubbock County Court at Law 2 Republican primary runoff

Early voting results show Tom Brummett with a large lead over Bob Nebb → Read More

Dan Pope reflects on progress, regret, bright future after time as Lubbock mayor

On his last full day in office, Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope visited with the Avalanche-Journal about his time as mayor, plans for the future → Read More

Police detail efforts to stop wrong-way driver before deadly crash

Lubbock Police were called at 12:10 a.m. for reports of a wrong-way driver on Marsha Sharp Freeway near Upland Avenue in far southwest Lubbock. → Read More

Community Foundation of West Texas presents 9 Lubbock teens with $20K scholarships

The Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship Endowment was established at the Community Foundation of West Texas in late 2006 with a gift of $3 million. → Read More

Lubbock elects 3 new city council members

Council seats for Districts 1, 3 and 5 were on the ballot this cycle in Lubbock's municipal election → Read More

Lubbock High team second runners up in state one-act play competition

Lubbock High and Frenship one-act play teams competed at state Friday and Saturday in Round Rock → Read More

Lemonade Day gives Lubbock kids the business

Organizations including United Family stores and the YWCA promoted Lemonade Day 2022 as a way to encourage children to learn about entrepreneurship. → Read More

Lubbock lawmakers encouraged by leaked Supreme Court abortion opinion on Roe v. Wade

U.S. Rep. Jodey Arrington said if the draft opinion holds, Roe v. Wade will be overturned and issues of abortion will be delegated to the states → Read More

Weekend storms bring relief, severe weather to West Texas

Following a windy Tuesday bringing an elevated risk for wildfires, the threat for severe thunderstorms will return to the Panhandle/South Plains region Wednesday. → Read More

3 children killed in crash after car hydroplanes on highway in West Texas

Three children from Seminole were pronounced dead after a crash in Terry County → Read More

UPDATE: UMC diverting some patients after power outage, still accepting ER walk-ins

UMC experiencing power outages across key service areas, diverting some patients → Read More

Council pledges land for proposed Lubbock veterans cemetery

The Council voted unanimously to support a resolution declaring a commitment to designate and convey 100 acres of city owned property for the project → Read More

Hundreds hit the road for Lubbock Mayor's Marathon

The Mayor’s Fitness Council hosted this spring's event, with assistance from sponsors including United Supermarkets, Lubbock first responders and a host of volunteers. → Read More

Betenboughs among honorees at Lubbock AWC Celebrity Luncheon

Lubbock's AWC praised the Betenboughs for their philanthropy along with their shared message of hope and faith. → Read More

Lubbock airport, Citibus respond to federal judge's COVID-19 mask ruling

Already, United, American, Southwest, Delta, Alaska and other airlines announced late Monday they were dropping their face mask requirement → Read More

Wildfire threat continues Wednesday, as officials update on fires near Lubbock, Plainview

A red flag warning is in effect from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Lubbock and the entire South Plains and Panhandle region → Read More

Kennon Shaw indicted in deadly shooting at Lubbock cabaret

Kennon Shaw is charged with murder in the deadly shooting of Joseph Burks at the Angelwitch cabaret. → Read More

Wildfires prompt evacuations, damage property around Lubbock County, South Plains

A red flag warning was issued in Lubbock as strong winds and dry conditions made for dangerous fire weather Tuesday around Lubbock and South Plains. → Read More

1 dead, 2 injured in weekend crashes

The Lubbock Police Department’s Major Crash Unit is investigating a Saturday morning collision in north Lubbock that left one man dead. → Read More

Police seek man who fled Lubbock officers, causing crash injuring other driver

Lubbock police were called to a bank in the 2500 block of 50th Street at 12:45 p.m. on Thursday for reports of a suspect attempting to commit fraud → Read More