Stay updated on coronavirus news in Lubbock and across Texas.
Kiss Postpone Four Shows After Gene Simmons Contracts COVID-19
News comes less than a week after Paul Stanley tested positive.
A Texas School District Is Heartbroken After Losing Two Teachers To COVID-19
A Central Texas school district is temporarily closing their doors while they recover from the devastating effects of COVID-19.
95 Percent of UMC’s COVID-19 Hospitalizations Are Unvaccinated
We all have to do the best we can to stop the spread of the coronavirus, and sharing information like this is a step in the right direction.
Paul Stanley on Recovering From COVID: ‘It Kicked My Ass’
Kiss cofounder says symptoms were mild compared to others.
Popular Right-Wing Radio Host ‘Mr. Anti-Vax’ Dies of COVID-19
A few weeks after comparing the US government to Nazis for begging Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccine, Marc Bernier died of the disease. He was 65 years old.
Texas DSHS, CDC: Stop Taking Ivermectin for COVID-19
There's Ivermectin for humans, and Ivermectin for animals. Health agencies say neither can prevent or treat COVID-19, and that improper use could be harmful.
Texas County Expands Vaccination Incentive Program
Residents of Harris County in Texas will be eligible to receive a free $100 under an expansion of the new incentive rules. According to click2houston.com, Harris County Judge Linda Hidalgo announced that the incentive program had been working in the county as the number of people vaccinated has incr…
Mask or No Mask? It’s Up to Each Artist at the Buddy Holly Hall
If you plan on attending a performance at the Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences in Lubbock, you may be asked to wear a mask. Or, maybe it will only be encouraged and not mandated. The decision, is up to the artist and those performing...
Lubbock County Medical Society: "Kids Are Going to Start to Die"
On Thursday, August 26th, the Lubbock County Medical Society presented a letter to Lubbock ISD saying that they recommended universal masking in schools, regardless of vaccination status.
Paul Stanley Tests Positive for COVID, Kiss Postpone Show
Band and crew are entirely vaccinated and have been operating "in a bubble" while on tour.
Seminole is Out of Hospital Beds; Patients Being Taken Elsewhere
The Seminole Emergency Medical Service Director has said that due to the number of COVID-19 patients taking up beds, patients may not be able to be transported to Seminole Memorial Hospital.
Some Texas School Districts Have Been Hit Hard By COVID
Students across Texas haven't been in school very long and already we are hearing about school districts that are having to close due to COVID-19 outbreaks. For those hoping that this would be a somewhat "normal" school year, the rise in cases has been like a punch to the gut.…