Monthly Archives: June 2015

Levelland EDC Holds Regular Meeting

The Levelland Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors met yesterday in a regular meeting. The board heard an update on the West Texas and Lubbock Railroad Company.  Interim Director Erik Rejino said that the railroad operations is going through many … Continue reading

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Accident on Highway 385 Claims the Life of Two

Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers are Investigating a traffic accident that claimed the life of two late Sunday night. Reports from the Texas DPS indicate that a SUV driven by Rose Mary Tienda, 51 of Levelland was southbound on … Continue reading

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Whiteface Sixth Graders Win U S Army STEM Competition

The U S Army made the announcement over the weekend that a team from Whiteface won the 6th grade eCybermission for 2015. Awards were given to the students in Hunt Valley, Maryland.  Among the activities for the teams was a … Continue reading

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Hockley County Grand Jury Clears 2 Levelland Police Officers in January Shooting

A special Hockley County Grand Jury was convened today in the 286th District Court.  The purpose was to hear evidence on the officer involved shooting which occurred in January. Two Levelland Police officers, Kase Donahue and Raul Lopez responded to … Continue reading

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Juneteenth Celebration Scheduled in Levelland

The Community is invited to attend the 26th annual Juneteenth Day celebration in Levelland. All of the activities will be held at the L.G. Griffin, Northside City Park and the Carver School.  The festivities will begin Thursday, June 18 with … Continue reading

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Levelland City Council and Levelland Economic Development Corporation Hold Joint Meeting

The Levelland City Council and the Levelland Economic Development Corporation held a joint meeting Monday night. The two entities took action to approve the Levelland Economic Development Corporation issuing Sales Tax Revenue Bonds totaling 1.4 Million Dollars for improvements on … Continue reading

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Levelland Animal Control Officer Injured While On Duty

A Levelland Police Department Animal Control Officer was attacked by a dog while on duty last Friday afternoon. Reports indicate that the officer was sent to a home on 12th street, the officer reportedly found a dog loose and returned … Continue reading

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