The grant will provide scholarships for high school graduates from Lubbock and Hockley Counties.
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The resource fair will provide one-stop planning for a technical degree from South Plains College.
The band has been a staple of the Commercial Music Program at SPC, since Professor Joe Carr started the group in spring of 1987.
The event also included the introduction of the 2013 recipients of the SPC Foundation’s Pacesetter Awards, recognizing exemplary philanthropy and support of the Foundation.
A number of schools and other agencies will have delayed start times or cancellations due to Monday’s inclement weather.
On Wednesday's edition of Lubbock's First News Julie Gersternberger, director of development at South Plains College, talked with Tom Collins and Laura Mac about some upcoming opportunities for SPC alumni.
The gala will offer live and silent auctions, as the group attempts to raise more than $100,000 overall for SPC scholarships.
More than 650 SPC students are receiving scholarships for the 2012-13 school year, which are made possible through the South Plains College Foundation.
The course runs eight to 10 hours, and includes classroom and range time.
The purpose of the agreement is to solidify transfers between the two institutions.