Since the end of March, federal student loan repayments have been on pause but soon students will have to start paying those back.
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2020, file photo Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks at the Phoenix International Academy in Phoenix. DeVos has extended the moratorium on student loan payments and the accrual of interest until Jan. 31, 2021. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
Industry experts don't expect this move to affect the industry long-term, but what they need now is financial support to make it through the COVID crisis.
Hours after a deadly shooting in northwest Lubbock, police took the suspect into custody after a reported carjacking in east Lubbock.
A GoFundMe has been established to help the family of a man who was killed in the parking lot of Market Street on Nov. 8.
People are handcuffed together in pairs and loaded into vans as police investigate a possible human smuggling operation, Thursday night, Dec. 4, 2020, in Houston. About 30 people were taken to the gymnasium of nearby a elementary school and were eventually transported away. Investigators say…
A man pushes carts as a hiring sign shows at a Jewel Osco grocery store in Deerfield, Ill., Thursday, April 23, 2020. Friday, Dec. 4, monthly U.S. jobs report will help answer a key question hanging over the economy: Just how much damage is being caused by the resurgent coronavirus, the resu…
The report also recommends that anyone younger than 40 who gathered with people outside their immediate household during Thanksgiving should “assume you became infected.”
Presidio and Brewster counties, home to the popular tourist destinations, along with nearby Culberson County, lead the state in cases per 1,000 residents in the last two weeks. All of West Texas is dealing with increasing COVID-19 cases while low on hospital beds.
We are raffling off a Winchester 26 gun safe, on December 9th @2:00 pm at the Lubbock County Courthouse Gazebo. Tickets will be available until December 8th in our office 916 Main Suite 103.
Seven more people have died from COVID-19 in Lubbock County Wednesday. That brings the county's total death toll to 371.
Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has made an initial allotment of over 1.4 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccines to the State of Texas for the month of December
The South Plains Food Bank is calling for volunteers this month. Citing a rise in food insecurity due to economic hardship throughout the pandemic, the food bank is facing a surge in requests.
An influential government advisory panel says health care workers and nursing home residents should be at the front of the line when the first coronavirus vaccine shots become available.
The Lubbock County Sheriff's Office continues to receive several complaints of an individuals calling Lubbock and surrounding area residence representing themselves as a "Lubbock County Sheriff's Deputy".
From the safety of home, the Buddy Holly Center invites participants to record and submit a video message of holiday dedication or celebration. Submissions will be compiled into a video and posted on the Buddy Holly Center website.
On Thursday, December 3, the public is invited to drop-off a gift donation during a curbside collection at FirstBank's Centre branch location at 9816 Slide Rd.
Mariposa (which is butterfly in Spanish) is a 1-year-old female Shephard mix who has been with us for 1 week. She’s is a little scared but very sweet when she warms up to you. She is up-to-date on her shots and has been fixed.