The Environmental Protection Agency has released a PFAS Strategic Roadmap which outlines the actions it plans to take on “forever chemicals” that have been found in groundwater near the former Reese Air Force Base.
This is the first street bond election in more than a decade. Lubbock's four largest business associations support the proposition, while other community members say it's too expensive and includes unnecessary projects.
TxDOT’s traveling impaired driving exhibit was on Texas Tech’s campus, showing students the dangers and consequences of impaired driving. This is part of their “Drive Sober, No Regrets” campaign, encouraging students and football fans to celebrate responsibly.
Sheriff Rowe says the department is losing seasoned deputies to surrounding agencies like the Lubbock police, Texas Tech police and school district police. The proposed tax rate would increase the payment for the average homeowner by about $70, totaling about $600 a year in payment to the county alone.
According to Frenship, school administrators plan to work with community members, parents, students, and staff “to outline expectations, provide direction, set goals, and develop strategies to best serve Frenship students.”