“Millennials” – those Americans identified by social anthropologists as being between the ages of 18 and 33 – currently represent the “Holy Grail” of both the Democrat and Republican parties as the two political groups maneuver to win the White House in 2016
Lubbock City Councilman Victor Hernandez released the following statement this morning concerning his recent statement concerning Attorney General Greg Abbott's Feb. 25 visit to Lubbock:
"My name is Victor Hernandez and I am the current Chairman of the Lubbock Chapter of Tejano Democrats.
Man dead, woman at UMC
The Democratic Party could hold their national political convention in the Lone Star State in 2016.
Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell announced that Austin is under consideration by the Democratic National Committee (DNC) to host the national convention which would bring millions of dollars to Austin and thousands of delegates from around the country
Lubbock City Attorney Sam Medina's home and one other residence owned by him were the targets of searches this morning by Lubbock Police.
Police officers and detectives arrived simultaneously at 6605 Norwood and 2310 61st Street at 7:30am this morning, and were observed going in and out of both locations with a camera
The nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, located approximately 193 miles from Lubbock, continues its investigation into why a radiation sensor alarm was activated Friday night. Yesterday, an independent monitoring center said it found radioactive isotopes in an air sensor about a half mile from the southeastern New Mexico plant 26 miles east of Carlsbad.
Voters in Lubbock have a wide variety of locations to choose from when voting. Today's voting locations include:
Lubbock County Elections Office, 1308 Crickets Ave
United Supermarket, 2630 Parkway Dr
United Supermarket, 112 N University Ave – Amigos
United Supermarket, 401 Slide Road (4th & Slide)
United Supermarkets, 1701 50th St (50th & Avenue Q)
United Supermarkets, 4425 19th St (19th & Quaker Ave)
United Supermarkets,2703 82nd St (82nd & Boston Ave)
United Supermarkets,8010 Frankford (82nd & Frankford)
United Supermarkets,4205 98th St (98th & Quaker Ave)
Texas Tech University Rec Center,Hartford Ave & Main St
Slaton ISD Administration Office, 140 E Panhandle, Slaton
Roosevelt Clubhouse,1400 CR 3300
Shallowater Community Center,902 Avenue H, Shallowater
City of Wolfforth,302 Main St, Wolfforth
Ventura Place,3026 54th St
Election officials want to remind Texas voters that they must present a valid state or federal ID with a photo to vote.
The two men challenging incumbent Congressman Randy Neugebauer in the upcoming GOP primary election met in a town-hall style debate last night, explaining to voters their positions on both local and national policy issues
The City of Lubbock will hold several public meetings this week.
On Monday, February 17th, the Lubbock Libraries Board will meet at Noon, at the Patterson Library, 1836 Parkway Drive; at 5:30pm, the Oil & Gas Citizen Advisory Committee will meet at City Hall; 1625 13th Street, Committee Room 103.