There are currently 622 dams that are classified as high hazard locations, meaning if the dam fails, there is the potential for loss of life. Of that number, 499 are in need of rehabilitation and upgrades to meet safety criteria, according to the TSSWCB.
A letter was sent from the office of Dr. Evan Matshes, forensic pathologist and CEO of NAAG Pathology Labs, indicating the reasons for not renewing the agreement as what they say were “personal and political agendas” interfering with their role in the criminal justice system.
Painter, Born in Amherst and raised on a family farm near Plainview, was a Marine who served two tours in Vietnam, earning the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service Ribbon with 6 devices, the Presidential Unit Commendation and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry.
SPEC is joining four other electric distribution cooperatives in Texas in situating medium-sized solar farms near communities that will use the power generated. All arrays are scheduled to be built and online by June 2020.
Jung has ranked top-five in the league in multiple categories including 2nd in RBIs with 49 for the season, as well as 2nd in on base percentage and 4th in total bases. He was the pre-season pick for Player of the Year, and was a unanimous choice to the first team for the second straight year.
Two Big 12 players out of six were chosen, from a total pool of 35 participants in the trials. Brewer averaged 16.6 points, 9.1 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game while playing with the Red Raiders this season.
In 2014, Lubbock Power & Light began an infrastructure program totaling approximately $530 million to make investments in transmission, production and information systems, funded by rate adjustments in 2014 through 2017.
The TTUHSC School of Medicine was ranked in the top 8 of allopathic schools that provide long-term contributions to the family medicine workforce, and listed nationally within the top 20th percentile for total graduates entering into Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
The project started by former councilman T.J. Patterson and the late Dr. A. E. “Gene” Quest in 2000, will plant the 20th tree for Trees Across Texas in the Quest Memorial Grove, located in the Buddy Holly Recreation area.
The artwork is by Jeffie Brewer of Nacogdoches, Texas. Brewer is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin University with an MFA in Sculpture and Metals. His first exhibition was in 1998, and since then his work has appeared in solo and group shows across America and in Mexico and Japan.
Lubbock Christian University announced on Wednesday, April 17, that President Tim Perrin will be taking a job as a senior vice president with Pepperdine University in California, where he previously worked in faculty and administrative roles for 20 years. Perrin served with LCU for seven years.
The Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA. want to remind everyone that April is National Child Abuse Awareness Month by hosting two volunteer recruitment events for those interested in assisting children in foster care.
According to a release from the Lubbock County Historical Commission, the historically African-American New Hope Baptist Church organized in 1926 at 18th Street and Avenue B. The church moved to East 20th Street and Birch Avenue in 1929.
Before calling the four seniors on stage, Coach Beard stated while fighting back tears, “These guys embodied everything perfectly about our program, and the record books may not show it, but I think they’re champions.”
Excited students from the bars along Broadway Street flooded into the intersection with University Avenue, a car parked on Broadway was flipped over as fans climbed on top, scooters and couches were burned in the street.