Can we create a better community? Futurist, economic expert, and best-selling author, Richard Florida, has the answers. Florida has been selected as the speaker for the Spring 2014 Jack Maddox Distinguished Lecture Series, to be held on February 25, at Tydings Auditorium on the Hobbs High School campus at 7:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets for this event are FREE, but required to enter. Contact Laurie Dean at 575-492-2108 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your tickets via regular US mail.