Archive for 2012

See your child catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math with help from Mathnasium

Children don’t hate math. They hate being confused and intimidated by math when it doesn’t make sense. Mathnasium learning centers specialize in making math make sense. Mathnasium’s goal is to significantly increase your child’s math skills, understanding of math concepts, and overall school performance, while building confidence and forging a positive attitude toward the subject. […]

Teaching your pet good manners takes patience; Frenship Vet Clinic offers tips

During the holiday season and other special occasions, we often remind children to be on their best behavior. That’s good advice for pets as well! Pets are loving members of the family, but no pet owner likes dealing with a “bad dog.” The good news is that with patience and a little training, you can […]

Frenship FFA students bring back third national title

Three teams of Frenship High School FFA students attended the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, and one team brought back its third national title. Bailey Brashears and Blake Conners, seniors at Frenship High School, have earned their third national championship in agriscience at the FFA Convention. Frenship also sent a team to the livestock judging […]

Area students learn to recognize bullying

Frenship High School drama students shared some wisdom gained about bullying with other students in a leadership program sponsored by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce last week. Four short skits were presented to students in the leadership program called “A New Century Leadership” on Oct. 24. Drew Weesner, the drama teacher, said all of the […]

Wolfforth beer makes forays into Texas markets

The beers of Wolfforth’s Wicked Beaver Brewery continue to spread across Texas. The company has signed an agreement in September with Duff Distributing, which picked up a load to deliver to the Dallas Metroplex in the same month. Co-owner Michael Adams said Duff Distributing is currently delivering product to Austin and Houston. Wicked Beaver Brewery […]

Networking: One story sometimes leads to another

It’s funny how often I go to interview someone for one story and get ideas for a completely different story. On Wednesday, I went to watch Frenship High School students put on a skit to discourage bullying. Not so surprisingly, the drama teacher there, Drew Weesner, mentioned that we need to get together to talk […]