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West Texas Native Chosen to Lead Texas Tech School of Law

West Texas Native Chosen to Lead Texas Tech School of Law

(from Texas Tech University) West Texas Native Chosen to Lead Texas Tech School of Law Jack Wade Nowlin takes over after serving as the senior associate dean of the University of Mississippi School of Law. Jack Wade Nowlin, a professor of law and senior associate dean at the University of[Read More…]

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by June 6, 2017 Featured, Texas Tech
Cornyn, Few Options Under Obamacare (video)

Cornyn, Few Options Under Obamacare (video)

(from Sen. Cornyn’s Press Office) ‘Obamacare continues to fail the American people by not delivering on its promises.’   WASHINGTON – Today on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) discussed Obamacare’s harmful impact as carriers in the state of Texas are pulling out of the exchanges, leaving some[Read More…]

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by June 6, 2017 Featured, Political
2017 NCAA Lubbock All-Regional Team Dominated by Sam Houston

2017 NCAA Lubbock All-Regional Team Dominated by Sam Houston

Sam Houston State advances to the Super Regionals by winning the Lubbock Regional on June 5, 2017. Texas Tech and Sam Houston State dominated the All-Regional Team . Tech had 4 make the team and SHS had 7.  Pitcher Riley Cooper from Sam Houston State was named Most Outstanding Player for the Lubbock[Read More…]

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by June 5, 2017 Featured, Sports
No. 5 Texas Tech Baseball Knocked Out of NCAA Tournament

No. 5 Texas Tech Baseball Knocked Out of NCAA Tournament

(from Texas Tech Baseball) NO. 5 TECH DROPS 4-3 DECISION TO SAM HOUSTON STATE The Red Raiders finish the season with a 45-17 record, the fifth-most wins in school history LUBBOCK, Texas – The No. 5 Texas Tech baseball team was unable to overcome a pair of errors and stranded[Read More…]

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by June 5, 2017 Featured, Sports
Summer Meals Kickoff 2017

Summer Meals Kickoff 2017

(from Lubbock ISD) Free Summer Meals Served at Nearly 40 Sites Across Lubbock County [Lubbock, Texas] – The Texas Hunger Initiative, the South Plains Food Bank, YWCA of Lubbock, and Lubbock ISD and Frenship ISD are collaborating with a diverse group of partners to kick off the Free Summer Meals[Read More…]

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by June 5, 2017 Education, Featured
MAINES BROTHERS BAND CONCERT August 12, 2017

MAINES BROTHERS BAND CONCERT August 12, 2017

The Maines Brothers Band present Concert LI on Saturday, August 12, 2017 7pm at Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Theatre. Ticket prices: $45 below the breezeway (excluding service fee) $35 above the breezeway (excluding service fee). Tickets on sale at www.selectaseatlubbock.com, 806.770.2000 Concert LI to celebrate 51 years of making music,[Read More…]

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by June 4, 2017 Entertainment, Featured
Ruby Tequila’s Mexican Kitchen sold to Lubbock Based Fired Up Holding Co.

Ruby Tequila’s Mexican Kitchen sold to Lubbock Based Fired Up Holding Co.

DALLAS /PRNewswire/ — Chalak Mitra Group of Companies, a Dallas-based investment group announces today the sale of several of its non-core brands. The brands included in the transactions are Elephant Bar Restaurant, Baker Bros American Deli, and Ruby Tequila’s Mexican Kitchen. Terms of the transactions are not disclosed and all[Read More…]

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by June 4, 2017 Business, Featured
Former SBA Acting District Director/Counsel in the Lubbock District Office Promoted

Former SBA Acting District Director/Counsel in the Lubbock District Office Promoted

Robb Wong for the Office of Government Contracting and Business Development WASHINGTON, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Administrator Linda McMahon of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the appointment of four new Associate Administrators: Peter Cazamias for the Office of International Trade; Robb Wong for the Office of Government Contracting and Business[Read More…]

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by June 4, 2017 Featured, US News
Covenant Children’s to Open Kids Discovery Garden

Covenant Children’s to Open Kids Discovery Garden

from Covenant Children’s Hospital Ribbon-cutting ceremony and blessing will show off new children’s area. Covenant Children’s will open and dedicate Covenant Kids Discovery Garden , 2-3 p.m. Monday, June 5, 2017 at Covenant Children’s, 4000 24th St. Young patients at Covenant Children’s will have the opportunity to learn and play[Read More…]

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by June 3, 2017 Featured, Health
Texas Tech Baseball’s Gingery Tabbed CB Newspaper First Team All-American

Texas Tech Baseball’s Gingery Tabbed CB Newspaper First Team All-American

The sophomore lefty is the 13th first team honoree in program history LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech baseball’s Steven Gingery has been named a first team All-America honoree by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, the publication announced today. Gingery is the 13th first team award winner in program history and the first[Read More…]

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by June 2, 2017 Featured, Sports