Archive for 2013

Wolfforth to add trees to memorial

Since it was dedicated on April 27, 1996, there have been no additions to a memorial grove in Patterson Park. But City Manager Darrell Newsom said some residents have asked to plant new trees in the grove in memory of their loved ones. A family that had already placed trees in the 1990s for some […]

Frenship students earn recognition

Editor’s Note: Following are the December Teens of the Month, which should have run in that month. Frenship Today regrets the error. Bob Barker, a senior at Frenship, is the son of Shanna Barker. Aubrey Barney is a fifth-grader at North Ridge Elementary. She is involved in cheerleading, has earned a black belt in karate […]

Frenship grad travels to Nicaragua to document health care

A Frenship High School graduate will return to Nicaragua this spring with a group of students from the TTUHSC School of Nursing and School of Allied Health. Zach Tijerina will shoot video to document medical work by the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center students. During a trip to Nicaragua last year, he documented the efforts […]

3 FHS brass players headed to All-State

Three Frenship High School brass players will go to the Texas Music Educators Association conference in San Antonio this month as All-State musicians. Joseph Lynch, Austin Harville and Hilary Kamau, all seniors, were named to the All-State bands last month. Hilary is headed to his second All-State convention; he was also named to the All-State […]

Whiting wins FISD bee with ‘scrutiny,’ ‘approachable’

For the second time, Jane Whiting is Frenship Independent School District’s top speller. Whiting, a seventh-grader at Frenship Middle School, battled against students from the district’s six elementary schools and two other middle schools on Friday at Casey Administration Building. The spelling bee went 12 rounds. Whiting’s win came after the seventh round, when fellow […]

Tennis gets underway at South Plains Shootout

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—The varsity Frenship tennis team took to the courts in the first tournament of the year this weekend as Frenship hosted the South Plains Shootout Tournament. The Tigers earned first place in girls doubles, with Alex Brown and Jaiden Kendall taking home the win. In the boys doubles, Christian Garcia and Travis […]

Frenship girls lock up second playoff spot

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—The regular season did not officially end until Tuesday, Feb. 5, but the Frenship girls secured their second seed in the playoffs after defeating Monterey 45-42 on Friday night. The Tigers finished second in District 4-4A behind Plainview. The critical victory was all but assured, though, as Monterey led for the majority […]

Frenship boys enter home stretch of district play

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—Although their sister team has finished its district schedule, the Frenship boys are still focused on the regular season with the playoffs still in the unspoken future. The Tigers started off the second half of district play with a rout of San Angelo Lake View at home, 67-35, to follow up the […]