Texas Senator Ted Cruz and Florida Senator Marco Rubio both with Cuban-American heritage. S o will that pay dividends with Latino voters? Historian Miguel Levario says a Latino name alone is not enough to secure the diverse Hispanic vote. "Over 60 percent of the population is of Mexican decent," Levario said. "The next highest is going to be Puerto Ricans
Texas Tech was trying to keep the Arbor Day tradition alive. More than 1800 students planted flowers and greenery around the campus. The university's Arbor Day tradition ended in 1948 due to lack of water, but in 1990 former Chancellor John T. Montford resurrected it. "We really need to remember to focus on the environment and the place that we
No long weekend ahead for Lubbock ISD students. This is a reminder that Monday, April 27 will be a regular class day to make up for the district's snow day back on February 27th. Monday had been originally scheduled as a Professional Development Day for teachers and a student holiday.
Four high schools seniors in the LISD surprised with college scholarships for $20 thousand each. After careful consideration, the Lubbock Area Foundation awarded the Don and Sybil Harrington scholarships to four go-getters. Michelle Tosi-Stephens, the Director of Grants and Scholarships for LAF said the recipients must have high SAT and ACT scores, recommendation letters and committed to a field
Encouraging Communities, Empowering Victims. T hat statement was printed on the hand-outs at the Crime Victim Rights Awards Ceremony. The LakeRidge United Methodist Church filled with law enforcement, advocates and victims of crime. The Lubbock Crime Victim Coalition honored those who go beyond their call of duty from teachers, to prosecutors. "Every year our coalition keeps getting bigger and it's
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Texas Tech was trying to keep the Arbor Day tradition alive.
As a prisoner of war Fiske Hanley is a true survivor. He was taken in by Japanese forces in World War II. Hanley was honored Friday night, but not for his war experiences for what he did afterwards.
Four high schools seniors in the LISD surprised with college scholarships for $20 thousand each.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is issuing an alert to warn that a hepatitis C epidemic and a rise in intravenous drug use nationwide could spark new HIV outbreaks similar to one in a southern Indiana county with 142 new cases this year. The CDC says injectable drug users with HIV have a high chance
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Local governments in Tennessee can no longer bar people with handgun carry permits from bringing firearms to parks, playgrounds and sports fields under legislation signed by Republican Gov. Bill Haslam. The contentious measure was introduced as a welcome gift from gun-friendly Tennessee lawmakers to the more than 70,000 people who attended the National Rifle Association's annual
WASHINGTON (AP) — Major recalls from two well-known ice cream companies due to the discovery of listeria bacteria raise questions about how the pathogen could have contaminated multiple ice cream manufacturing plants — and whether the discoveries are related. Blue Bell Creameries of Texas and Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams of Ohio both took products off shelves this week after listeria
NEW YORK (AP) — Big gains by Amazon and Google are lifting technology stocks in early trading. Amazon soared 15 percent early Friday after revealing details about its cloud computing service for the first time. Google and Microsoft also rose after reporting their latest quarterly results. The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index rose far more than the rest of the market.