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Wolfforth hopes 5,000 will turn out for water expo(0)

July 30, 2014

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 […]

Wolfforth hopes 5,000 will turn out for water expo

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 […]

Bored? Wolfforth offering all sorts of fun activities this summer

There’s no need for boredom in Frenship this summer, with everything from books to bowling and volleyball to volunteering available. Here are a few of the things you can take part in this summer in Frenship and the surrounding area: Shoot hoops, dig volleyballs Since the Lubbock Indoor Courts opened a few months ago, owners […]

Frenship valedictorian: Lessons learned more important than grades

The valedictorian of Frenship High School’s Class of 2014 said the lessons he learned in school were more important than the grades he made. Ryan Opton said sleep was scarce in the weeks leading up to when he was named as the top student academically. “I actually didn’t think I had a shot at it […]

FHS salutatorian taking love of Latin to college

Frenship High School’s salutatorian is looking forward to being independent in college, but is finding inspiration for her future from classes she took in high school. Hannah Rogers, the daughter of Randy and Leeta Rogers, loved history, Latin and math classes at FHS. At Baylor University, she plans to major in biblical and related languages […]


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