Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis said that the increase is to allow an investment in faculty and instruction, and to decrease the student-to-faculty ratio.
The luncheon will feature guest speaker Marcus Hill, president and chairman of Ag Workers Insurance and chairman of Worth Casualty.
Low humidity, combined with high winds and dry conditions results in high fire danger in the area, and under these conditions, fires can spread rapidly.
Charles H. Swift taught pre-advanced placement biology and science at J.T. Hutchinson Junior High for more than 20 years and 35 years overall as a teacher, retiring in 2002.
Zachary Matta was gunned down by Renee Valencia outside the Daiquiri Lounge in the 2200 block of Buddy Holly Avenue in Lubbock’s Depot District in early October of 2010.
The drugs, valued at more than $54,000, were allegedly being transported from California to Aransas Pass, Texas.
Medina was hired in August of 2009 as city attorney. He took leave from the City after his soon-to-be ex-daughter-in-law made allegations that Sam Medina had sexually assaulted her over a period of several years.
Employment decline is not particularly surprising when moving out of the holiday season, and the Lubbock MSA has added 4,000 jobs overall from January 2013 into January of 2014.
The event is free to enter, and a grand prize will be awarded to the top performer.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed listing the bird as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, and a final determination is expected by March 31st.