Anita Carmona-Harrison is a lifelong lover of learning.Despite experiencing the racism, segregation and abuse of the 1950s public school system, her passion never wavered. Now she’s the principal of the new school named in her role model’s honor.
Uwadiale Esezobor, 36, was arrested in Lubbock, charged with mail & wire fraud conspiracy. U.S. Attorneys say the majority of the defendants charged in this investigation have ties to a transnational organized crime syndicate originating in Nigeria, law enforcement revealed Friday.
The festival runs Saturday, Sept. 25 through Sunday, Sept. 26 at George & Helen Mahon Public Library. Laughlin estimates 50 authors will be in attendance, along with multiple food trucks from the area.
Many face expulsion because they are not covered by protections recently extended by the Biden administration to the more than 100,000 Haitian migrants already in the U.S., citing security concerns and social unrest in the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country.
One person is moderately injured after an overnight shooting in Central Lubbock. Joe Arredondo was arrested and transported to the Lubbock County Detention Center for Evading Arrest Detention with a Motor Vehicle. Rico Aguilar was arrested on an outstanding warrant for Burglary of Habitation.
These students wanted to spend their summer contributing to something bigger than themselves. After working other jobs, taking classes, even studying for the LSAT, they spent hours gathering data to help formerly incarcerated individuals successfully reenter society.