Lubbock County Juvenile System Gets State Assistance
Lubbock County's economy is getting help from the state in the amount of more than $85,000. Governor Rick Perry's Criminal Justice Division will provide the County Juvenile Justice Center with two grants. One for more than $61,000 that will help the county maintain its facilities and keep the juveniles separated from adult offenders. The second is for more than $24,000 and will be used to hire a therapist for the kids.