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3 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
During a conversation with Tim Cole's brother Cory Session, he told me what Cole's name stands for. The Innocent Man Convicted On Lousy Evidence Cole, who was wrongly accused of rape in 1986 in Lubbock, died in prison in 1999 and was the first person posthumously exonerated and pardoned in Texas.
1 hr ago | OregonLive.com
Sep 13, 2014 - Oregon Ducks play the Wyoming Cowboys at Autzen Stadium, in Eugene, Oregon, Sat, Sep 13, 2014 .Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian Holton Hill , an ESPN four-star cornerback out of Houston, Texas, tweeted out his top eight schools September 12 with a promise that a final five would be coming soon. The list, which includes Alabama, Baylor, Florida State, LSU, Mississippi, Oregon, Texas and Texas A&M, may not seem like a significant step in narrowing his choices, but given the offers Hill had to choose from getting down to eight is an admirable accomplishment.
5 hrs ago | Burnt Orange Nation
A busy day on the recruiting front for the Texas Longhorns continued on Tuesday afternoon with the news that the staff has extended an offer to 2016 Cibolo Steele defensive end/linebacker Mark Jackson, according to Jason Higdon of Scout . The 6'3, 215-pounder is consensus four-star prospect rated as the No.
The awards given out by the North & East Lubbock Community Development Corporation are given to individuals and businesses that demonstrate exemplary leadership and service throughout Lubbock. This year, that recognition was given to two individuals and one business, who were honored during NELCDC's 10th annual Community Champion Awards Banquet that took place Monday at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
When she arrived at the Lubbock courthouse in 2009, Judge Jim Bob Darnell, who was the prosecutor in Timothy Cole's 1986 aggravated sexual assault case, agreed to meet with her family. More than 20 years after Cole's conviction, Darnell was told about the DNA results that confirmed another man was the rapist.
Texas Tech University officials on Monday broke ground on the new Research and Technology Park, which will further help the move toward innovation and entrepreneurship. Forged from the idea of more economically engaged universities by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities , Phase I includes the construction of a $29 million, 41,000 square-foot, two-story building located at the corner of Fourth Street and Quaker Avenue, directly west of the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
Some Texas Tech students are upset after they claim sewage backed up into sinks in Chitwood residence hall over the weekend. Sean Duggan, the managing director of University Student Housing, said it is not actually sewage because the sinks are not connected to the sewage pipes.
The second annual Texas South Plains Honor Flight golf tournament will be held Sept. 15 at the Rawls Golf Course on the Texas Tech University campus.
March 24, 1985: Sophomore Michelle Mallin, 24, was abducted from a church across the street from her Texas Tech dorm. She was raped and robbed.
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In Week 3 of Big 12 action, Oklahoma and Texas Tech will take on the SEC; West Virginia, TCU and Iowa State will challenge the Big Ten; Kansas will go on the road in the ACC; and Texas will attempt to bounce back against the Pac-12.
Parking will no longer be available in the B-5 lot south of University Medical Center off 10th Street. a- Shuttle service from the ADA lot will no longer be free.
Former Texas Tech President Jon Whitmore,left, sits next to Chancellor Robert Duncan during a ceremony in Whitmore's honor on Friday in Lubbock. Whitmore served as president of Tech from 2003 to 2008.
Senior guard Audrisa Harrison tore her ACL in a summer workout and is out for the year, Texas Tech confirmed Friday.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:50 pm
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