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Enrollment Open for Texas Prepaid College Tuition Program

Enrollment Open for Texas Prepaid College Tuition Program

from Texas Comptroller’s Office (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds families that open enrollment in the Texas Tuition Promise FundSM, the state’s prepaid college tuition program, began Sept. 1 and runs through Feb. 28, 2018. The Texas Tuition Promise Fund offers parents and loved ones the chance to prepay[Read More…]

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by September 5, 2017 Education
Covenant Medical Group Offers Free Sports Injury Clinic

Covenant Medical Group Offers Free Sports Injury Clinic

from Covenant Health System Covenant Medical Group Offers Free Sports Injury Clinic Football season is here, along with other fall sports and activities, and sports medicine experts know no matter how much athletes train and condition, injuries are bound to occur. In order to ensure athletes receive proper treatment, Covenant[Read More…]

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by September 5, 2017 Health
Texas Tech Researchers Responsible for the Genesis of Micro-LED Advances

Texas Tech Researchers Responsible for the Genesis of Micro-LED Advances

from Texas Tech   Hongxing Jiang, Jingyu Lin and their colleagues developed the technology in 2000 and now see their patented research gaining popularity in today’s society. The patent number is 6,410,940. It is titled “Micro-size LED and detector arrays for mini-displays, hyperbright light emitting diodes, lighting and UV detector[Read More…]

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by September 5, 2017 Texas Tech
Tech Alumnus Will Launch to International Space Station

Tech Alumnus Will Launch to International Space Station

from Texas Tech Joseph M. Acaba will begin his third space flight on Tuesday. NASA astronaut Joseph M. Acaba, who earned his master’s degree in Education, Curriculum and Instruction from Texas Tech University in 2015, will launch into space for the third time next week. Along with fellow NASA astronaut[Read More…]

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by September 5, 2017 Texas Tech
9/11 Memorial and Prayer Service

9/11 Memorial and Prayer Service

A 9/11 MEMORIAL AND PRAYER SERVICE, Remember the Fallen and Honor the Heroes is being presented Monday Sept 11, 2017 12:00 PM at the Lubbock County Courthouse Gazebo. Schedule 12:05 PM Welcome 12:10 PM Prayer Song: My Country Tis of Thee 12:15 PM Key Note Speaker Benny Guerrero, VFW Commander[Read More…]

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by September 5, 2017 Community News
JAB Fest 2017 2 Nights Friday & Saturday

JAB Fest 2017 2 Nights Friday & Saturday

September 08, 2017 – September 09, 2017 JAB FEST 2017 LONESTAR AMPHITHEATER – LUBBOCK, TX FRIDAY: GATES OPEN @ 5 PM/ SHOW @ 5:30 PM Friday’s lineup: Kaitlin Butts, The Last Bandoleros, Wade Bowen, Joe Nichols, and the Josh Abbott Band. SATURDAY: GATES OPEN @ 4 PM / SHOW @ 4:45 PM Saturday lineup:[Read More…]

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by September 5, 2017 Entertainment, Featured
Sen. Cruz: ‘Love and Compassion Unite Us, and Will Move Us Forward’

Sen. Cruz: ‘Love and Compassion Unite Us, and Will Move Us Forward’

from Sen Ted Cruz’s Press Office Sen. Cruz: ‘Love and Compassion Unite Us, and Will Move Us Forward’ Clears homes of debris from Hurricane Harvey with family and staff; volunteers at NRG Center, joins Sen. John Cornyn, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, and Texas Congressional Delegation at press conference HOUSTON,[Read More…]

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by September 4, 2017 Featured, Political
 2017 West Texas Walk of Fame Inductees Announced

 2017 West Texas Walk of Fame Inductees Announced

from City of Lubbock [Lubbock, Texas] The West Texas Walk of Fame for 2017 honorees announced.  The honorees are: James “J.T.” Braxton, Thomas Braxton and Johnny Ray Watson. The induction ceremony will take place at 7:00pm on Thursday, October 19, 2017 in the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Theater located at[Read More…]

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by September 4, 2017 Entertainment, Featured
Labor Day Message from the Texas Workforce Commission

Labor Day Message from the Texas Workforce Commission

from Texas Workforce Commission A Labor Day Message from the Commissioners of the Texas Workforce Commission The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is committed to the success and prosperity of Texas workers, whose dedication contributes significantly to this great state’s economic success. Our workforce is resilient in times of need, strong[Read More…]

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by September 4, 2017 Texas
TTU Men’s Basketball 2017-18 Non-Conference Home Schedule

TTU Men’s Basketball 2017-18 Non-Conference Home Schedule

from Texas Tech MEN’S BASKETBALL UNVEILS 2017-18 NON-CONFERENCE HOME SCHEDULE The Red Raiders face off with South Alabama on Friday, November 10th for their season opener. LUBBOCK, Texas – The Texas Tech men’s basketball program and head coach Chris Beard released its 2017-18 nonconference schedule on Saturday. Game times and[Read More…]

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by September 3, 2017 Sports