The unemployment rate in Texas remains well below the national unemployment rate of 6.7 percent.
Lubbock ISD was notified Wednesday morning that Lubbock High School has been chosen by the Washington Post as one of the most challenging high schools in the United States.
An officer forcibly stopped the truck in the 6100 block of I-27, and the truck wound up on top of the police cruiser.
The driver of the vehicle refused to stop, and was pursued by officers to Alex and Verna Cooke Park, where the driver got out of the vehicle and attempted to flee on foot.
The evening includes poetry and live jazz with three-time Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky and Grammy award-winning jazz pianist Laurence Hobgood.
Overall, there were 31 recipients from various organizations that received awards at the event.
The event recognizes and pays tribute to the law enforcement officers whose lives were lost while serving citizens across the United States.
Stanley had raised the $2,740 in a bucket labeled “Maurice’s Common Sense Fund” which was placed in his barber shop.