Mae Simmons Community Center and Lubbock County Voices Coalition/Starcare will be hosting their 5th Annual Back 2 School Kickoff and Zero Alcohol Youth Conference (Z.A.Y.C.) on Saturday, August 23, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.
Work is being done on sewer manholes in the intersection and is expected to take 72 hours to complete. The crews will close the intersection on Saturday morning and will work around the clock to complete the work.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is scheduled to make repairs to the center median barrier along South Loop 289, between University and Indiana Avenues beginning Monday, August 25, after morning rush.
Red Raider Meats, a part of the Meat Science and Muscle Biology program of the Department of Animal and Food Sciences at Texas Tech University, is hosting its fourth annual Red Raider Meats BBQ Cookoff on Sept. 5-6.