Archive for 2012

Flip of a coin puts MacNair in Wolfforth council seat

Wolfforth’s tied City Council race went down to the luck of the draw and the flip of a coin Friday afternoon. Candidate Bruce MacNair drew heads and a 1974 Eisenhower silver dollar landed face up, making the administrator of Westminster Presbyterian Church the winner. But MacNair said he does not consider himself lucky. “I’m not […]

Former mayor, councilors hand city business to new members

All of the outgoing members of the Wolfforth City Council were present to turn over the reigns to two new council members and a new mayor at the Monday night meeting in Wolfforth City Hall. Outgoing Mayor L.C. Childers was present to lead the council in voting on the canvass of the election. He announced […]

Vroonland talks testing, innovations

Frenship’s superintendent is looking to good test scores at Reese Education Center to prove a point about testing and innovations in education. Superintendent David Vroonland gave a presentation to the Frenship Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday night, but he has been giving it to service organizations and businesses throughout the Lubbock area […]

Frenship educator retiring after 36 years at FISD

After 36 years with the Frenship Independent School District, and another five elsewhere, Suzy Jackson is retiring. Jackson has been the director of special education since some time in the mid-90s — she’s not sure on the exact dates. She came to the district 36 years ago as a special education diagnostician. Jackson did not […]

Protect your family during a time of loss; discuss pre-arrangements with Lake Ridge

As part of their commitment to caring for the families they serve, Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers offers a pre-arrangement program designed to protect your family from unnecessary pain and stress during a time of loss. When a death in the family occurs, there are numerous decisions that must be made in a very […]

They count on you to care for them… you can count on Frenship Vet Clinic

Frenship Vet Clinic provides quality, affordable veterinary care for Wolfforth, Lubbock, and the surrounding communities. Celebrating their 11th anniversary this year, Frenship Vet Clinic is here to meet the health care needs of your family pets and everyone is welcome! “Our mission at Frenship Vet Clinic is to provide a caring, affordable, high-quality medical facility […]

Get cool blonde or exciting red tones for the summer at Always Hair Co.

Summer is just around the corner! Can you feel the excitement in the air? Get ready for whatever fun this summer has in store for you with a trip to Always Hair Salon Co.! “I don’t have a gimmick,” says Always Hair Owner KC Bohner. “I just offer great salon services for reasonable prices. You […]

Softball reflects on ‘emotional’ loss

Jori McClellan can’t describe her emotion of the final play of her softball career. Frenship was tied with North Richland Hills Birdville, 1-1, in the bottom of the seventh inning of Saturday’s Region I-4A semifinal in Graham. The Tigers trailed one game to none in the best-of-three series, needing to win two games Saturday to […]

Basketball standout gets taste of next level

Just south of 6-foot-4, Tyler Rogers doesn’t feel short in the South Plains. But playing in the annual Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-Star game Friday in San Antonio is entirely different feeling for the graduating Frenship Tiger. “There were a lot of good players there,” Rogers said. “I think that was the only game […]