Lubbock

His Mickey Mouse Ways

Jun 15, 2016 By Dave Hickey

In a world full of evil dudes pretending to be good guys, Waylon Jennings was a good guy pretending to be an evil dude and never quite succeeding.

The Newer Testament

Jun 9, 2016 By Robyn Ross

How a computer-loving Texas Tech grad launched one of the fastest-growing megachurches in the country.

Prairie dogs, Lubbock
Our Town

Apr 20, 2016 By Sarah Viren

How Lubbock’s prairie dogs taught me the meaning of home.

Chilton
The Chilton

Apr 20, 2016 By Courtney Bond

West Texas’s claim on this fizzy, lemony cocktail is unprovable? We’ll drink to that.

Katharine Hayhoe, photographed in Lubbock on March 31, 2016.
Unfriendly Climate

Apr 15, 2016 By Sonia Smith

Katharine Hayhoe has made it her life’s mission to proclaim the truth about climate change. Can she get the skeptics to listen?

Best Tacos: Lubbock

Nov 17, 2015 By Texas Monthly

Carne Asada, Cancún Type: Classic Mexican Rating: 4 Price: $8.59/plate Somehow mini-tacos make you feel as if you haven’t blown your diet. Cradled…

Y’all in the Family

Apr 30, 2000 By Joe Nick Patoski

How did Lloyd Maines get to be a revered guitarist and record producer? How did his daughter Natalie find fame as a Dixie Chick? Chalk it up to musicianship—and kinship.

Gotta Lubbock

Apr 30, 2000 By Michael Hall

Buddy Holly. Waylon Jennings. Carolyn Hester. The Hancocks. The Flatlanders. An oral history of the state's most storied music scene.