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Frenship continues to grow in housing, students(0)

August 27, 2014

The Frenship area continues to grow in housing, business and the number of students in the Frenship Independent School District. A year ago, 8,248 students showed up for the first day of school in Frenship, but on Monday, 8,618 students showed up, said Michelle McCord, assistant superintendent of administration in the Frenship Independent School District. […]

Frenship continues to grow in housing, students

McCully, Tigers looking forward to good season

BY BRYAN NAVARETTE A-J MEDIA With talent all over the court, Jennifer McCully said she is looking forward to a good season. “I’m excited. The girls are working hard and they’re biting into my philosophy and style that I coach,” the Frenship volleyball coach said, “and I feel like that is going to get us […]

Last year’s most improved wins top award at Wolfforth Library

After being named the most improved reader last year, Kaycee Cartner came back to win the top reading prize in the Wolfforth Library “Fizz Boom Read” summer reading contest. Kaycee, who will be a third-grader at North Ridge Elementary School this school year, giggled shyly and said it was “awesome” to win. She read 19,903 […]

Wolfforth hopes 5,000 will turn out for water expo

The cheapest water Wolfforth can obtain is through conservation, a city council member said recently. Councilman David Cooper is planning the Wolfforth Water Expo for Aug. 16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Lubbock Indoor Courts. The event will cost each visitor two cans of food, which will be donated to the South […]

Frenship teachers to get pay raise

Teachers and staff in the Frenship Independent School District can celebrate. On average, they are getting a 3 percent pay raise for the 2014-15 school year. First-year teachers also have room to celebrate. Not only do they have new jobs, they also will start at $36,000, up $1,000 from last year. The Frenship Board of […]

Mighty Wash to open second Frenship location

Mighty Wash got its start in Frenship and is adding another car wash to the area next month. A new car wash is scheduled to open on West 19th Street between Frankford and Milwaukee avenues in August. The original Mighty Wash opened at 82nd Street and Milwaukee Avenue in February 2012. Mighty Wash has planned […]

Casas for CASA raffle starts in parking lot

Eight custom miniature homes are up for raffle in the parking lot of the United Supermarket at 82nd Street and Frankford Avenue through Saturday. David McVey, the administrative assistant for Court Appointed Special Advocates, said the eight tiny homes are diverse in character. Many could be used as playhouses, storage or dog houses. The homes […]

Larger crowds turn out for Wolfforth Fourth on the Fifth

Larger crowds were evident at Wolfforth’s Fourth on the Fifth fireworks show in Patterson Park on Saturday night. One spectator, Jack Galland, said he has come to Wolfforth’s fireworks show every year for the last 10 years. “It’s the biggest it’s been. But it’s great; I’m happy,” Galland said. Terri Robinette, director of marketing and […]


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