From the Vatican Exhibit to one of the country's finest Southwest art collections. A new exhibit opened to the media at the Texas Tech museum on Friday. This is the first stop for the exhibit since it opened in New York. It will only be shown in one other place. The exhibit features 75 pieces of Native American artwork from artists across the country. It opens to the public on Sunday.
If you read a lot of books, or if you would just like to have some books, this weekend is your chance to get good books at a good price. It's the "Friends of the Library" annual book sale. Thousands of books went on sale in the basement of the Mahon Library in downtown Lubbock Friday morning. The sale was booked for members of the "Friends of the Library." The sale opens to the public Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and continues Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The annual Farmer-Stockman Show continued Friday. The show is the largest outdoor event of its kind in the country. You can see some of the latest farming equipment plus antiques that are no longer used. The show is on East 50th St. outside Loop 289. It is open until 6 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 for adults 18 and over. Everyone under 17 gets in free.
Raul Castro's departure from the presidency is a symbolically charged moment for a country that has been under the absolute rule of one family since the Cuban revolution of the 1950s.
The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their airlines to do the work.
A man accused of killing a top executive of the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas is now in the Oldham County Jail.
The Regional Interfaith Conference will be in Lubbock Saturday, April 21st. The event will begin at 9 A.M. and will run until 5 P.M., all religions are invited.
Information from West Texas Home Builders Association The West Texas Home Builders Association via their 501c3 Lubbock Homes for Heroes hosted the house reveal and key ceremony for new recipient, Cody Leake today.