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2014-09-02 16:29:01

Statewide tour of college campuses aims to raise awareness of Vote Texas resources AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coinciding with the Labor Day holiday and traditional beginning of the political season, Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry embarked on the General Election phase of the Vote Texas campaign. Her goal is to make sure all Texans have the information and resources they need to participate in upcoming elections. "Voting is a fundamental right and responsibility, and...

2014-08-28 23:02:09

Local Realtors give a portion of their commission to help local hospital. Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) - many people have probably heard of it and have maybe seen the name associated with a local hospital. Or, maybe caught a glimpse of the sign riders that read “Miracle Home” on a home for sale listed with a RE/MAX agent. But what is Children’s Miracle Network? What do they do and where does the money go that is raised for this...

2014-04-21 23:07:39

The story goes that everything is little bit bigger in the state of Texas, and the Lone Star State is currently prepping for one of the biggest concerts in its history. Paul McCartney will soon play the United Spirit Arena in Lubbock, and TicketProcess.com is now offering fans interested in securing tickets to this epic live show. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 McCartney is undoubtedly one of the most important, successful and popular musicians of both the 20th and 21st century. Tickets to his...

2014-04-17 23:09:24

Sir Paul McCartney has announced six additional concert stops for his 2014 "Out There!" tour, and QueenBeeTickets.com is featuring discount Paul McCartney tickets while seats last. Presales begin today for Paul McCartney's concerts in Lubbock at United Sprint Arena, Dallas at American Airlines Center, and Salt Lake City at Energy Solutions Arena. Germantown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com offers patrons a wide selection of tickets for many concert...

2014-04-17 16:24:22

Ticketability.com is attracting "Macca" fans in and around Lubbock, Texas with lowered pricing on its inventory of Paul McCartney Spirit Arena tickets for the epic show scheduled for June 14. This popular secondary market provider is also offering customers an opportunity to utilize savings code "COUPON" for an additional discount on already lowered bottom-line pricing. GERMANTOWN, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticketability.com is offering great prices to online...

2014-02-03 08:24:30

LUBBOCK, Texas, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A study last month by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the National Endowment for the Arts showed more than $500 billion - or 3.2 percent of U.S. goods and services - outpaced the nation's travel and tourism industry. Travel and tourism topped out at 2.8 percent of the nation's GDP. "This is concrete proof that the arts truly do intersect business when put to paper," said Tim Collins, chairman of the Lubbock Entertainment and...

2014-01-23 23:04:10

Nancy Rawls challenges the members of the LAR to "be the change you want to see" and encourages them to focus on teamwork for the upcoming year. Lubbock, Texas (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Strong teamwork can make the difference between success and failure. Think about the last time you were involved with a team to accomplish a task, whether it was for work, civic duties or your child’s school function. Did the members of the team work well together? Did someone go above and...

2013-12-19 23:22:49

Bayer CropScience Sponsorship Supports West Texas Communities LUBBOCK, Texas (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Top high school basketball teams from across Texas will hoop it up at the 55th Annual FiberMax® Caprock Classic in Lubbock, Texas, Dec. 26-28, 2013. This year marks the sixth consecutive year that FiberMax cotton from Bayer CropScience has been the title sponsor for one of the nation’s premier high school basketball tournaments. The tournament is hosted by the Caprock Chapter of...

2013-09-10 23:29:37

Texas Tech football fan, season ticket holder, and alumnus Jason White will be offering Texas Tech "Fan Packs" to qualifying patients beginning this September. Lubbock, TX (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Lubbock cosmetic dentist Jason White has announced that he will be offering Texas Tech “Fan Packs” to qualifying patients as a way of celebrating the start of the 2013-2014 Texas Tech football season. The Texas Tech Red Raiders opened their season against the Southern Methodist...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'