Beyond the Report

Mondays at 7:45 a.m. and 5:44 p.m.

 Beyond the Report is an annual digital-first anthology series designed to take a deep look at issues surrounding the Lubbock community. 

The Cost of Cancer | Beyond the Report

Oct 14, 2019

On this Beyond the Report, we meet Lupe Cooks whose second cancer diagnosis left her with a six-figure medical bill. She’s a Lubbock native She’s found a community of support within the walls of this small church overlooking Buffalo Spring Lake.

“I Mentioned to my husband that I was having some pain in my right breast…and he was like you need to go to the doctor. You need to get that looked at. And I was like I don’t have a lot of time right now to be sick.”

Surviving Abuse | Beyond the Report

Oct 7, 2019

In 2017 the YWCA commissioned a report looking at the status of women in Lubbock county. Sadly the results weren’t surprising and it highlighted some pretty big issues in our community. KTTZ teamed up with the YWCA to tell the stories reflected inside and outside of this report.