Monthly Archives: October 2015

Smyer Resident to Run for District 19 Congressional Seat

Hockley County Medical Professional and Smyer Resident, DeRenda Warren has announced she will be a candidate for the 19th Congressional Seat. She is currently the administrator and director of nursing at BrightStar Care.  She has 35 years of experience in … Continue reading

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Several Area Bands Advance to the State Marching Competition

The University Interscholastic League (UIL) held the Area Marching Competition this past weekend. Only Class 1A, 2A, 3A and 5A will advance to the State Marching Competition to be held in San Antonio. In Class 1A–Whiteface and Ropes will advance … Continue reading

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Wayland Baptist University Honors Laura Bush with Honorary Doctorate

In recognition of her decades long advocacy of education, health care, human rights and the family, Wayland Baptist University, yesterday bestowed former first lady Laura Bush with an honorary Doctor of Letters degree. Bush was in Plainview as this year’s … Continue reading

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Brownfield ISD Recognized Student of the Year and Employee of the Month

Brownfield Independent School District Board of Trustees recently recognized 4th grader McKinley Slover as the October Student of the Month and Fifth Grade Teacher Lara Cantrell as Employee of the Month. Brownfield ISD’s Oak Grove Principal Amy Estrada made the … Continue reading

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Security State Bank and Wellington State Bank Announce Merger

The Officers of Wellington State Bank in Wellington and Security State Bank in Littlefield have announced the merger of their institutions pending regulatory approval. Richard Sims, CEO of Wellington State Bank said “We are thrilled to announce the merger of … Continue reading

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Frenship ISD To Host Final 2 Public Meetings

Frenship Independent School District will host their final 2 public meetings on the different options for new attendance zones in Frenship ISD. Frenship’s eighth elementary school is scheduled to open at 114th Street and Upland Ave in August 2016.  The … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD Board of Trustees Holds Regular Meeting

The Levelland ISD Board of Trustees held the regular monthly meeting last night. The board held a public hearing on the Highly Qualified Teacher Compliance Report.  The district is at 98% of Highly Qualified Teachers.  LABC, South, Capitol and Levelland … Continue reading

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