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A 'Nuclear' Senate Showdown Next Week Appears All But Inevitable

Lawmakers from both parties are increasingly convinced that the United States Senate is on a collision course that will permanently change the dynamics of the chamber — and the United States Supreme Court. There's a growing bipartisan sadness and resignation about next week's showdown over the rules that govern high court nominations. But that doesn't mean there's any serious attempt from either party to avoid it. Here's where things stand: after the Senate Judiciary Committee approves Neil...

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VORTEX-SE on Inside Texas Tech

Two Texas Tech professors and a pair of graduate research assistants are in Alabama with some of the nation's top tornado scientists for a congressionally mandated project to study how and why tornadoes form, know as VORTEX-SE.

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KTTZ's March 2017 fundraising drive begins with a Sherlock Holmes Marathon, airing Friday, March 3 from 7:30 p.m.-12:00 a.m., and continues Saturday, March 4 from 8:30 a.m. to midnight.

Check out some Special Sherlock Thank You Gifts!

Host Clint Barrick catches up Lubbock Symphony Orchestra Director, Mary Saathoff, about the final production of the Masterworks Series. Guest Conductor Daniel Myssyk leads the LSO alongside a solo performance by Andrew Staupe of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor.

Puttin' on the Ritz, an exhibit at the Museum of Texas Tech, is every fashion lover's dream! Beautiful garments from the mid 19th century all the way to end of the 20th century dot the aisle at this breathtaking collection.

2017's March Pledge Drive has arrived, and we are calling on our supporters to continue contributing to channel 5, and if you've never given to Texas Tech Public Television , we urge you to become a member with your donation today!

The Front Row visits with Dr. Kimberly Sparr, Associate Professor of Viola at the Texas Tech School of Music. Dr. Sparr was the featured soloist at the Texas Tech Orchestra's performance of Jennifer Hidgon's Viola Concerto. You can hear the Front Row weekdays on 89.1, Lubbock's Voice of the Art.

The Bad Kids Screening

Feb 28, 2017

Join KTTZ-TV for this free screening of the Independent Lens | PBS The Bad Kids at the Texas Tech University Student Union Building in the Escon

A fantastic collaboration brings to life two classics. Productions of A Raisin in the Sun and Clybourne Park both on the stage this weekend really less than two miles apart from each other.

First you can see the Lubbock's Community Theatre's production of A Raisin in the Sand.

Newtown Screening

Feb 28, 2017

Thank you to everyone who came out to our screening of the PBS Independent Lens film Newtown last night, February 27, at the Alamo Drafthouse. Please be sure to Follow us on Facebook for upcoming events and screenings near you!


24 Frames: Best Little Horror House in Texas Part 2

Feb 28, 2017

Did you miss this 24 Frames special Best Little Horror House in Texas? You can watch full episodes on!Be sure to tune in each week. 24 Frames is a show that goes behind the scenes of the art, music, and entertainment scene in Texas. 

Leonardo's Kitchen at the Museum of Texas Tech University is hosting "Land Arts of the American West" as its inaugural exhibit.


Texas Tech Public Television and Radio gives you an inside look at the University. This KTTZ produced show highlights academic accomplishments and much more!