Kelly Plasker is Texan to her core, with roots stretching from the plains of Lubbock down to the San Antonio River. The proud daughter of an Air Force family, Kelly was raised on duty, community, and loyalty. Growing up under the vast West Texas skies, Kelly grew to appreciate the dynamics of weather and listening to 94.5 KFMX. Not just a face on the television, Kelly is an active mother supporting her children in their school and extra-curricular activities. When time permits, she loves soaking up the vibrant West Texas sun poolside, on the golf course, or cheering on the Red Raiders.
Video: Long Lines at Lubbock’s UMC Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing on Friday Morning
The morning after Lubbock reported over 100 new cases of COVID-19, hundreds showed up to University Medical Center's drive-thru clinic for testing.
Texas Is NOT One of the Best States for Working Dads, According to WalletHub
The personal finance website, WalletHub, released a study the week before Father's Day indicating that Texas is not one of the best states for working dads.
[UPDATE] Lubbock Cheesecake Factory Temporarily Closes…and Then Some
This should be a concern to all parents in our community.
Twin Peaks in Lubbock Temporarily Closes Its Doors [Update]
On Monday, June 15th, customers arrived at the Twin Peaks location in Lubbock to find a sign on the door indicating that the restaurant was temporarily closed.
New COVID-19 Cases in Lubbock Are the Highest Since Mid-April
The City of Lubbock reported 110 new cases of COVID-19 for the week of June 8th through June 14th, the largest number of new cases for a week since April.
United Supermarkets Parent Company Commits $5 Million to Social Justice
On Wednesday, United Supermarkets’ parent company, Albertsons Companies, announced a $5 million donation to social justice organizations as well as to those on the front lines of the fight for equality.
New Technology Reduces Curbside Wait Times at United Supermarkets
This is great news for those who are already challenged to budget time into their schedule.
Pass Time Finding Natural Wondrous Treasures in Your Own Backyard [Gallery]
Since I was under the weather last weekend, I sat outside and decided to capture some of the newfound treasures in our trees.
Voting Registration Deadline Is Next Monday, June 15th
The deadline to register to vote in the Lubbock County Democrat and Republican joint primary runoff happening in July is less than a week away.
Fireworks Go On Sale June 24th, Still Illegal Inside Lubbock City Limits
America will celebrate another year of independence next month, and to be prepared for day turning to night on the 4th of July, firework sales will begin on June 24th in the State of Texas.
The Biggest Braum’s Ever Will Be Located in Lubbock County
A nearly 6,500-square-foot Braum's, located at 1111 Donald Preston Drive in Wolfforth, will officially open for business on Tuesday, June 9th, 2020.
Bad Behavior at Best Buy in Lubbock [Video]
You can certainly tell when someone's mama never told them "no."