Coming up January 2, 2012 is a big day for a lot of young Lubbockites. The All-Lubbock Band will be marching in the 123rd Tournament of Roses Parade. They are the only band from Texas that's been invited to participate.
Subway has become the new king of the fast food world. The sandwich franchise passed powerhouse McDonald's for the most chains across the world. The number of locations may be bigger than McDonalds, but the sandwich shop doesn't even come close to the Golden Arches in another category. Click through to see some staggering numbers, and let us know which fast food restaurant you prefer.
McDonald’s bright-green Shamrock Shake, a minty beverage only available around St. Patrick’s Day each year, has a cult following that rivals that of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” and short-lived TV series “Firefly” (though possibly not McDonald’s other fan-favorite seasonal menu item, the McRib). The shake counts over 21,000 fans on its unofficial Facebook page and famous fans like Jimmy Fallon