Benjamin Perry Vines and Heather Nicole Porter Vines graduated on May 20 from the Texas Tech Health Science Center School of Allied Health. Heather received the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and Benjamin received the Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science degree, summa cum laude. In recognition of being a Chickasaw graduate, Ben wore the stole presented to honor graduates by the Chickasaw Nation. Both Ben and Heather are currently employed by University Medical Center Hospital in Lubbock while pursuing plans for graduate degrees. Ben and Heather are grandson and granddaughter-in-law of Darrell and Mary Vines of Mason and Lubbock.