The United States acted Sunday to stem the flow of migrants into Texas by blocking the Mexican border at an isolated town where thousands of Haitian refugees have set up a camp, but the migrants quickly found other ways to cross nearby.
Elaine Fuller Ducros grew up in the Hub City, attending O.L. Slaton and Lubbock High before moving away to Louisiana with her late husband. But nearly five decades of loss has her hoping to finally return.
The country band Big & Rich will perform this Sunday at the United Supermarket Arena. All the proceeds from the concert will benefit the Frenship foundation, which has granted over a million dollars to teachers and students for lasting educational resources needed in the district.
Joseph Urias was recently diagnosed with a rare disorder, CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder. It’s a genetic disorder which causes mutations in the gene responsible for brain and neuron development, and has affected Joseph his entire life. Now, supporters are raising money to help the family adapt.
The City of Lubbock Public Health Department will host a clinic offering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine and school vaccinations at the Lubbock High School cafeteria on Saturday, September 18, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.