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Have You Seen ‘Mr. America’ Bobby Fisher in Lubbock?

I was having lunch today and came across Bobby Fisher. Have you seen him traveling around Lubbock?

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Eating My Way Through the Panhandle South Plains Fair [Video]

I took a food tour of Lubbock's annual Panhandle South Plains Fair and what a treat! There is literally something for every kind of taste bud: turkey legs, corn on the cob, corn dogs, cheese on a stick, brisket, funnel cake, lemonade and, believe it or not, baklava.

Check out my video and also my poll and let me know what your favorite fair food is.

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Does It Get Any Better Than a West Texas Sunrise? [Photo]

What a beautiful way to start a Friday morning!

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Nightmare On 19th Street Opens Tonight!

Who's ready for some scares? The fun thing about scares is you always laugh after you get scared. It makes for a hilarious emotional roller-coaster. It's pure fun and we do it pretty hardcore! That's what Nightmare on 19th Street is all about.

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Lubbock to Transform Clapp Park into Safety City

Clapp Park is already pretty chill, and it will soon be a great place to take your kids for a safe, fun after school activity. The City of Lubbock is turning the park into Safety City -- a place for kids to learn about traffic, bicycle and pedestrian safety.

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Is Degrading Behavior Toward Females Acceptable in Texas?

Two things have caught my attention this week and deeply disturb me. One: the ruling that upskirt photos are now legally protected as free speech. And two: the offensive and sexist display by Texas Tech's Phi Delta Theta fraternity that made light of rape.

At the risk of sounding old-fashioned, I believe the objectification of females all around us is the main reason for the downward spiral. 

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The 5th Annual Cowboys, Cowgirls and a Cure Is Friday, Sept. 26 at Four Bar K

The "5th Annual Cowboys, Cowgirls, and a Cure" lunch will be held on September 26, 2014, at Four Bar K from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m

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Allen Corbin, KFYO.com
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Evening Thunderstorm Creates Flooding and Power Outages in Lubbock

Flooding and power outages were caused by Wednesday's thunderstorm in Lubbock

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Texas Tech Announces Greek Organization Task Force after Fraternity Allegedly Endorses Rape

Amid the beginning of a semester that has been the deadliest at Texas Tech University, Tech has announced the creation of a task force to address recent concerns within the university’s greek system including a sign from Tech’s Phi Delta Theta chapter blatantly condoning rape.

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Free Candy Available Halloween Eve at Nightmare on 19th Street

I caught up with Wes Nessman from our sister station KFMX to talk about his Nightmare on 19th Street, which is the premiere Halloween attraction in West Texas. Nessman and co. will be giving free candy to kids Oct. 30.

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Lubbock Krispy Kreme to Offer Special Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Doughnuts

Krispy Kreme is celebrating the 30th anniversary of Ghostbusters with special Ghostbusters-themed donuts. And thankfully, Lubbockites will be able to enjoy the deliciousness, too.

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Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt Opens New Store in Lubbock

Frozen yogurt/ice cream lovers now have a new option in town. Menchie's Frozen Yogurt has opened a store in Lubbock.

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