Exclusive Lubbock Travel Guide
- "Hub City," as Lubbock is known, gets different reactions from different people. Some find a strange beauty there, but some see it as the epitome of a drab town in a very flat place. One thing's for s...
More flights canceled as another Midwest storm approaches
City by Tuesday morning. More than 600 flights were canceled nationwide on Monday, according to FlightStats. Airports in Lubbock and Amarillo, Texas, were expected to reopen later today after shutting down operations on Monday. The two back-to-back
What's New, What's Hot: November 2012
into a laptop's USB drive. $99.99; www.bluemic.com . Rolling Luggage for Kids. From the Steven Joseph company in Lubbock , Texas, comes this scaled-down version of mommy and daddy's wheeled suitcase, just a lot more colorful and fun to take
FAA adds air traffic controllers for midnight shifts
investigating similar recent incidents in which controllers fell asleep at Boeing Field in Seattle and Preston Smith Airport in Lubbock , Texas. "I am totally outraged by these incidents. This is absolutely unacceptable," said Transportation Secretary Ray
Southwest releases plan for Minneapolis service
Southwest will also launch service between Phoenix and Birmingham, Ala. It will discontinue flights between Kansas City and Tulsa, Okla.; Tampa and Albuquerque, N.M.; Lubbock and El Paso, Texas; and Albuquerque and Amarillo, Texas.
HMC to manage two new hotels opening in Texas
International University. Meanwhile, the $5.6 million, 70-room La Quinta Inn & Suites in Lubbock is expected to open in September on North Loop 289 near the Lubbock Heart Hospital and Northstar Surgical Center, within two miles of Texas Tech University
SBA: DOT overlooked agency impact
booking volume targets, are extremely important source of revenue for small agencies," added Richard Cooper, president of Lubbock , Texas-based National Travel Systems. David Rojahn, president of DTR Travel in Englewood, Colo. disagreed with a portion
Court OKs 10 ANC consolidations, nixes rivals
and Fort Walton Beach, all in Florida; Nashville; Reno, Nev.; Grand Rapids, Mich.; Moline, Ill.; Eugene, Ore.; Lubbock , Texas; and Aspen, Colo. ANC said the Fort Walton Beach ruling is significant because it is the first consolidation to
SWA Vacations lets friends fly free
That starting price includes accommodations at the Best Western Rio Grande Inn and is valid on flights from Amarillo and Lubbock , Texas, and Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz. To qualify for Friends Fly Free, one person must be 18 years or older. Both parties
Operator sets September trade shows
S. ski destinations. Cities on the tour include Little Rock and Springdale, Ark.; Shreveport, La.; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Okla., and Austin, Amarillo, Longview, Lubbock , Midland, Tyler, Waco and Wichita Falls, Texas.
Big 12 Conference cities form CVB alliance
other 11 CVB sites. Other CVB members and their respective universities are: In Texas, Austin CVB (University of Texas), Lubbock CVB (Texas Tech University), Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce (Texas A&M University) and Waco CVB (Baylor