in Plainview March 23, 1944, James H Clark is is a
billionaire entrepreneur and computer scientist. He
founded several notable Silicon Valley technology
companies, including Silicon Graphics, Inc.,
Netscape Communications Corporation, myCFO, and
Healtheon . . . more
Lawrence McCutcheon was born on June
2, 1950 in Plainview, Texas. He graduated from
Plainview High School in 1968. McCutcheon is a
former running back in the National Football League.
He is also an actor having played himself in the TV
series Wonder Woman . . .
Lavern Roach was born just north of Plainview on
February 22, 1925. A natural athlete from the beginning, he was a
high school football star and an outstanding golfer. Roach first
laced on a pair of gloves at the age of 10. At the age of 13, Roach
fought at a county fair in Memphis, Texas . . .
read his tragic story
Sharp graduated from Wayland Baptist University in
1974. She launched her coaching career in Lockney. She coached Lady Raiders
for Texas Tech until her
retirement after 24 years. In 2003, Sharp was inducted into the
Women's Basketball Hall of Fame . . .