Archive for 2012

Teams combine for 104 points as Frenship outguns Hereford, 70-34

PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—The Hereford Whitefaces took the ball after kickoff and marched down the field, moving 75 yards on just five plays to get on the board first. Then the Hereford defense sent the Tigers back to the sideline after just three plays. The Tigers responded with 35 unanswered points. The Whitefaces refused to go […]

VIDEOS: Frenship students, teachers present bullying skits

On Wednesday morning, I got a call from Frenship ISD Police Officer Scott Prothro. He was calling to remind me about some bullying skits put on by the Frenship High School theater department. The skits were performed in the Frenship HS Little Theater for a group of Lubbock-area teens selected to be in a leadership […]

Frenship ISD class sizes are up during past two years

Class sizes at Frenship Independent School District have gone up over the past two years as a result of $7.5 million in cuts in state funding over the same period of time. In the 2010-11 school year, elementary classes in FISD had an average of 19 students. Middle school and high school classes had an […]

Preston Estates neighborhood decorates for Halloween

For one Frenship neighborhood, too much might never be enough. Too many Halloween decorations, that is. And residents say the spookiness and celebration at the end of October are a wonderful part of the season. Nottingham Avenue and Westminster Avenue, both in the northeast corner of Wolfforth, have several homes well decorated for the fall […]

Wolfforth gets extension to rid water of arsenic

The city of Wolfforth has received a deadline extension for reducing the amount of arsenic in its water supply from the Environmental Protection Agency. Wolfforth city officials received a letter from the EPA in July 2011, giving them 18 months from that time to do something about arsenic in its water supply. Working with the […]

Frenship’s Wagner named Texas teacher of year

The Texas Association of School Administrators named Jeremy Wagner, an eighth-grade math and science teacher at Heritage Middle School in Frenship, its 2013 Secondary Teacher of the Year on Friday. Wagner will represent the state in the National Teacher of the Year competition. “I’m still trying to figure out if I’m asleep in my hotel […]

New to the South Plains, Tint World® offers the very best in automotive styling services

Kevin Leach, a longtime Lubbock resident and recent retiree of Southwest Airlines, has brought Tint World® to the South Plains – only the third automotive styling center of its kind in Texas. The Tint World® franchise is one of the oldest, largest and fastest growing companies in the window tinting and auto styling industry. Just […]

Real estate agent Ken Magness believes in Wolfforth, reopens Wolfforth Real Estate

Ken Magness believes in the economy in Wolfforth – that’s why he decided to reopen Wolfforth Real Estate. “I see Wolfforth growing more now than it ever has,” Ken says. “It’s a great place to raise a family and own a business, simply because the people in Wolfforth are great. The City of Wolfforth employees, […]