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Q&A with Frenship’s Chandler Casey(0)

January 22, 2015
01-22 Chandler Casey

Q: How was the Under Armour baseball tournament? A: It was really amazing. It was a great time down there. A lot of good competition. Q: Is there anything you took away from the trip or learned that you will apply to the upcoming baseball season? A: Yeah, just to locate. Key my fastball down […]

Q&A with Frenship’s Chandler Casey

Casey named to Under Armour Pre-Season baseball team

01-15 Chandler Casey

By Bryan Navarette A-J Media Chandler Casey’s road to the 2015 Pre-Season Under Armour baseball tournament began nearly nine years ago when he was first introduced to the sport. “I’ve been playing baseball since elementary school,” The Frenship senior said. “My parents always liked the game and they just got me into it, and I […]

10 years later — Frenship grads marry, relocate, open bakery

BY JOSIE MUSICO A-J MEDIA Courtney Gilliam has been a teacher, a small-business owner and a stay-at-home mom, but she’ll never forget being a Frenship Tiger. The 2004 Frenship graduate — then known as Courtney Forbess — spent her after-school hours running cross-country, and never missed a hometown football game. In the classroom, she grew […]

Komarek among most notable area residents lost in 2014

BY GABRIEL MONTE A-J MEDIA They may have been known for their talents and achievements but they will be remembered for their compassion and good deeds. Notable South Plains residents who died in 2014 include: Steve Komarek Komarek was the driving force behind the annual Paint the Sky for Fourth of July fireworks display in […]

FHS senior improves to satisfactory condition

A Frenship High School senior who was hit by a truck while crossing FM 179 to the school on Dec. 17 was recently listed in satisfactory condition at University Medical Center. Kennedy Reeves, 17, had parked at Peoples Bank Stadium across from the school and was crossing the street shortly after 7 a.m. when she […]

Frenship junior’s homecoming date asked via Broadway

Tiffany Haas, who regularly plays Glinda in "Wicked" on Broadway, tweeted out a homecoming invitation for Frenship High School student Seth McNeill to his girlfriend, Kennedy Reeves.

You may have heard of high school boys asking celebrities to go to high school dances before, but a Frenship High School junior asked a celebrity to ask a girl to homecoming for him. Seth McNeill was with his girlfriend, Kennedy Reeves, at a Broadway showing of “Wicked” this summer. After the show, Seth and […]

Frenship grad celebrates new daughter, 10-year reunion

Much has changed in the decade since Nikki Cope was a cheerleader at Frenship High School. For one, her name is now Nikki Richburg. She married her high school sweetheart, Chris Richburg. She is also on maternity leave for another week or so after having her first child, a daughter named Blakely. Despite her teenage […]

Local educators describe mixed emotions of retiring

As Lubbock students and teachers headed back to school Monday for a new year, Altah Swindle didn’t join them. After 30 years as a teacher, Swindle said she has had mixed emotions about retiring. Swindle won the Newton Excellence in Education Award from the Beaumont Foundation just two months before retiring from teaching sophomore English […]


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