Best-selling books week ended April 19. FICTION 1. "The Liar" by Nora Roberts (G.P. Putnam's Sons) 2. "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead) 3. "Oh, The Places You'll Go" by Dr. Seuss (Random House) 4.

April 26, 2015 - 12:00am

Dear Miss Manners: My very dear aunt has a hobby of making homemade greeting cards that she sends to some of her friends and family. The cards are usually very nice, but she doesn't really make enough of them to make selling them online very worthwhile.

April 25, 2015 - 3:14pm

Betenbough Homes will host a a free DIY event to celebrate spring and a new home from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Betenbough New Home Center, 6517 82nd St. This is a Pinterest-themed event with recipes, home and beauty crafts and exercise tips.

April 25, 2015 - 12:23am

Local Catholics to rally against same-sex marriage (Faith blog)

Lubbock’s Roman Catholic Diocese will host a rally Saturday afternoon in opposition to same-sex marriage.

The marriage rally will be held from noon to 3 p.m. at the diocese headquarters, 4620 Fourth St. 

The event is sponsored by the diocese’s Lubbock Office of Marriage and Family Life. It coincides with a larger-scale March for Marriage in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Catholic bishops have proclaimed support for rallies they deem “Marriage = One Man + One Woman.”

Dayle Rasberry, Texas Tech graduate and a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel who was in military service during three wars, is celebrating his biggest day. He's 100 on Friday.

April 23, 2015 - 4:58pm

A radiothon fundraiser for the South Plains Honor Flight has been scheduled by KSSL Radio on Saturday. The broadcast will be from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lubbock Elks Lodge, 3409 Milwaukee Ave.

April 23, 2015 - 11:28am

For another year, Jeanie Quest and her brother, Art, will participate in a tree-planting program that honors their parents, A.E. Gene and Audrey Anna Bell Quest, and that also recognizes other cities across Texas.

April 22, 2015 - 11:07am

It's not enough to knit sweaters for our children and grandchildren - no. Dexterous fingers need more. They need to knit something smaller, faster: They need to knit hats for cats.

April 22, 2015 - 12:05am

When Christy and Joe Affrunti bought their Long Island, New York, house last year, one of their first projects was replacing the traditional front-door lock with one that opens using a pass code. They were tired of the hassle of "jiggling with a key.

April 22, 2015 - 12:03am

Feeling bitter? Get in line. These days anyone who takes their drinking seriously is getting intimate with bitters.

April 22, 2015 - 12:02am