Keeping It Local

Channel 5's Marcela Garcia & Keith Kohanek host a series of short programs profiling the people, places and events of Texas Tech, Lubbock and the surrounding area. 


2:22 pm
Fri June 10, 2011

Roller Derby


Marcela Garcia attends a bout for the West Texas Roller Dollz and suits up for a few spins around the rink.

West Texas Roller Dollz Website

2:18 pm
Fri May 27, 2011

Vietnam Center & Archive Part 2


Keith Kohanek talks to Kim Phuc, a former Vietnamese citizen whose village was napalmed in 1972 leaving half her body covered in third-degree burns. We learn about her journey to forgiveness.

Vietnam Center Website

Kim Foundation Website

2:16 pm
Fri May 20, 2011

Vietnam Center & Archive Part 1


Keith Kohanek visits the largest Vietnam War archive outside of Washington, D.C., Texas Tech's Vietnam Center and Archive.

Vietnam Center Website

2:14 pm
Mon May 9, 2011

Ballet Folklorico


Marcela Garcia attends the biggest Ballet Folklorico Festival in Lubbock, and visits with the woman who put it all together.

Viva Aztlan Website

2:11 pm
Fri April 22, 2011

Autism Awareness Month


See what's going on in Lubbock to help raise awareness for Autism and learn what Texas Tech University is doing to further Autism research.

Burkhart Center Website

Autumn's Dawn Lab Website