Monthly Archives: June 2015

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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City Asks for Help in Maintaining Alleys and Private Lots

By:  Drew Dunn, KLVT News With all the rain we’ve had in West Texas things are starting to look green again. Maybe a little too green. You see them in alleys, lawns, and public property all over town. Weeds. These … Continue reading

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Texas Vehicle Inspection System At A Standstill As Computer System Crashes

Texas Vehicle Inspections are at a standstill as the State Vehicle Inspection Computer System crashed and was down all day yesterday and the state says there is no way to know how long it will be down. The Texas Department … Continue reading

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Littlefield City Council To Meet in Special Meeting

The Littlefield City Council will host a special meeting on Tuesday, June 9 in the City Council Chambers of Littlefield City Hall at 525 Phelps Ave. On the agenda for the meeting they are expected to approve amending an ordinance … Continue reading

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Earth Volunteer Fire Department Hosting Fundraiser

The Earth Volunteer fire Department will be hosting their annual Fajita Supper Fundraiser and Raffle on Saturday, June 13 beginning at 7pm at the Earth Fire Department on the east side of Earth. The meal will be served on a … Continue reading

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Lamb County Extension Office to Host Farmers Market

A Farmers Market for Littlefield could be a possibility.  The Lamb County AgriLife Extension Office is sponsoring the project and invites anyone interested to contact their office. They are still meeting to confirm a location for the farmers market and … Continue reading

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Oil Leak In Levelland Evacuates Few Homes

An Oil Leak in Levelland in the 1700 Block of Austin street Wednesday morning displaced residents of approximately 5 homes in the area. Levelland Police Chief Toney Cowan told KLVT news that cleanup crews from Occidental Petroleum along with several city … Continue reading

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