Granger Smith Kicks Off 100 Mile Walk for Boot Campaign [VIDEO]
Today our good buddy Granger Smith kicked off another 100 mile walk. This is his second time to tackle the grueling 100 miles in the name of the Boot Campaign. Governor Rick Perry and Former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell joined Granger today as he kicked off his 2nd Annual 100 Mile Walk...
Dine and Be Kind for Ronald McDonald House
Local McDonald's will be participating in an event called "Dine and be Kind" for Ronald McDonald House charities of the Southwest, Tuesday, April 17th, 2012. "Dine and be Kind" is a fundraiser that will be generously sponsored by all area McDonald's loc…
Family Power Sports Fun Day Huge Success
Last Saturday, 99.5 The Bear teamed up with our sister Townsquare Media stations to support the folks from Breast Ride Ever at Family Power Sports. The Breast Ride Ever Fun run where participants donated a fee to get in, and then made the run in an automobile or bike of their choice...
Texas Tech Football Team Help In Tornado Relief In Dallas
The call went out for help from the Dallas/Ft. Worth area after the tornadoes did their damage, and the Lubbock community and the Texas Tech football team answered that call.
Texas Tech Football Team Help In Tornado Relief Effort In Dallas [AUDIO]
The 12 tornadoes that rip through the Dallas/Fort Worth area was something that I have never witnessed in my life. Lives have been changed forever. Homes and business were destroyed with some folks losing everything.
No Kill Shelter, Morris Safe House, Gets Major Grant
Being the dog lover that I am it elates me when a no-kill animal shelter gets a major boost. That's what happened to Morris Safe House recently as they received $6,000 from the Lubbock Area Foundation.
Donkey Rescue Groups Work Overtime Due to Drought
The drought that's hit Texas has affected everything from crops to water supplies for cities and now there's word of a severe abandonment situation for donkeys. Hundreds of the animals in Texas and Louisiana that guard the herds of cattle and goats have been left abandoned as farmers are f…
Texas Tech University Holds Cell Phone Drive for Soldiers
A Texas Tech University student, senior geophysics major from Austin, Jeffrey Poole, is a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army; and he is coordinating a special event throughout the month of April for the Texas Tech Veterans Association. It's "Cell Phones for Soldiers", a non-profit campai…