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Lubbock Christian University to host Impact 5M’s 5K benefit run

Lubbock Christian University will host Impact 5M’s inaugural 5K benefit run/walk Oct. 25. Impact 5M is dedicated to raising awareness of childhood malnutrition, especially in children – in third world countries and “in our own backyard." more »

Oct 1, 2014 Local

Makers of Texas Tech apparel to speak about human rights in the workplace

Garment workers from Villa Altagracia, Dominican Republic, who sew Texas Tech University apparel, will be on campus at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Mesa Room of the Student Union Building to share their story as workers in a textile factory. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Education

Pumpkins needed for annual Pumpkin Trail

Parks and Recreation will host the sixth annual Pumpkin Trail from Oct. 16-19 in the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum in Clapp Park. The goal this year is 2,000 pumpkins lining the trail. more »

Sep 29, 2014 Local

International Film Series Hosts Cheech Marin Film Screening

“Born in East L.A.” will show Oct. 2 at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. The screening precedes Marin’s Oct. 3 visit to Texas Tech as part of the Presidential Lecture and Performance Series. more »

Sep 26, 2014 Entertainment

City to end Stage 2 water restrictions Oct. 1

The combination of rain events throughout the summer, increases in surface water supplies, and seasonally lower water usage patterns in the coming fall months were major factors in the decision. more »

Sep 26, 2014 Local

Barefoot Run Where You Live!

Lubbock is an amazing place for runners with the many 5K events and marathons that happen throughout the year. On Oct. 4-11, Buckner International is offering an opportunity for runners to make a difference in the life of an orphan. more »

Sep 26, 2014 Sports

Texas Tech Enrollment Figures Shatter Previous Numbers

Texas Tech University officials report record enrollment figures for the sixth consecutive year. The difference of 2,023 students from fall 2013 represents the third-largest increase in a single year since the university opened its doors in 1925. more »

Sep 23, 2014 Education

Living With Diabetes

Abby Hendrick, motivates herself and others to manage and live a healthy lifestyle inside a diagnosis of type I diabetes. Abby, a co-ambassador for Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes, speaks from experience after her diagnosis 12 years ago. more »

Sep 9, 2014 Local