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Quick Opinion: Lubbock County Historical Commission honors Mary and Mac Private School
The Lubbock County Historical Commission honored the Mary and Mac Private School, a fine institution that educated many Lubbock African-American students, with a historical marker Friday.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
Electronic musician Avicci adapts older Davis ballad into new format
One of the best parts of retirement, for singer-songwriter Mac Davis anyway, is the power to screen calls: ignore some and answer only those that sound like fun.
Outside the Beltway
Internet Erupts In Outrage Over Steven Spielberg: Triceratops Hunter
In response to a story that had gone viral last week about a Texas Tech Cheerleader who was posting photographs of herself with wild game she had killed in Africa , apparently on a wildlife preserve where people pay large amounts of money to hunt under the supervision of conservationists, someone posted the above photograph of Steven Spielberg ... (more)
Va. liberal suggests killing Kendall Jones, Holly Fisher, Michelle Malkin
On Friday, Mike Dickinson , the Virginia liberal seeking the House seat currently held by Eric Cantor, R-Va., despite not officially being on the ballot, suggested in a "game" played mostly by juveniles on Twitter, that Kendall Jones , the Texas Tech cheerleader who enjoys hunting, conservative mom Holly Fisher and conservative columnist Michelle ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Hats Off: Red Raider standout Rivera will be inducted in Tech's Ring of Honor
Longtime Texas Tech football fans remember defensive tackle Gabe Rivera fondly. His fierce pass-rushing earned him the nickname "Senor Sack."
Citibus considers cutting routes
Big changes could be coming for those who use Citibus services. At a noon meeting with Citibus and the Transit Advisory Board, Citibus presented a budget which revealed that if routes remain as they are, there will be additional costs.
Oklahoma State University Names Ben Goh to lead School of Hotel and Restaurant Administration
The College of Human Sciences has named Dr. Ben Goh to be the assistant dean and director of the School of Hotel and Restaurant Administration at Oklahoma State University.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
PHOTO: Kendall Jones poses with a photo of a dear on her ranch.
The Texas cheerleader criticized for posing with endangered species she hunted in Africa on Facebook is now showing her softer side.
California Golden Blogs
Golden Nuggets: No need to discuss the AD timetable, but let's...
Sandy Barbour must have left some pretty big shoes to fill if it's gonna take a year to find her successor.
Va. Dem. Mike Dickinson seeks sex stories, photos of teen hunter Kendall Jones
On Wednesday, we reported that Mike Dickinson, the Virginia Democrat seeking the House seat currently held by Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., despite not being the official Democratic Party candidate, offered a $100,000 reward for nude photos or videos of Kendall Jones, the 19-year-old Texas Tech cheerleader who recently made news with pictures she posted ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Aucoin transfers to Tennessee, softball ace opens up about Hays resignation
Aucoin, who was scheduled to meet with former Texas Tech coach Shannon Hays the morning of his resignation, got the news before she ever had the chance to talk to her former coach.
Bullard ISD superintendent says leaving district is bittersweet
BULLARD - The Bullard Independent School District Superintendent announced that he will be leaving just this past week.
Former TTU Vice Chancellor Announces Run for District 28 Senate
Today, former Texas Tech Vice Chancellor, Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, and lifelong West Texas conservative Jodey Arrington formally announced his candidacy in the Special Election to replace State Senator Robert Duncan .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Mankin elected president of Texas Press Association
Eldorado Success and Big Lake Wildcat publisher Randy Mankin was elected Texas Press Association's 137th president on June 21 in Corpus Christi, during the group's annual leadership retreat.
Injured fan requests visit from Kliff
Robert Bybee was a DPS state trooper for 25 years, and then became the Lorenzo Chief of Police - but now, this 65-year-old Lorenzo native goes by another title.
Blogger So Dear
Wake Forest Basketball Recruiting: Samir Sehic Will Take Official Visit
Samir Sehic, a 2015 big man, has decided to take an official visit to Wake Forest this fall.
Top Big 12 Recruits to Watch at 2014 Nike The Opening
The fourth annual The Opening high school showcase camp, hosted by Nike, is underway, with the camp set to end on July 10. A defensive back out of Manvel, Texas, this 5-star prospect from the class of 2016 has offers from four Big 12 schools.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Boston College Football 2014: Marcus Outlow, RB
The Boston College Eagles' first 2014 recruit, running back Marcus Outlow, will be a big part of future Eagles teams.
Kendall Jones big-game hunting furor: Is it sexist?
Animal lovers and critics of big-game hunting have taken aim at Kendall Jones, 19, a Texas Tech cheerleader and student who posted photos of herself with animals she felled in South Africa, including a cougar, lion and white rhino.