Monthly Archives: April 2017

Early Voting Starts April 24 in School Board Election

Early Voting runs April 24-May 2 for the Levelland ISD Board of Trustees election.  There are two at large seats on the ballot and one district five seat.  Ronnie Watkins is the incumbent for district five and is running unopposed. … Continue reading

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Traffic Stop leads to Recovery of Stolen Car and Various ID Items

Levelland Police on routine patrol, made a traffic stop and located a stolen vehicle and over 100 pieces of identifying items. After running the license plate on the silver Infiniti I-30 car, officers were advised those license plates belonged to … Continue reading

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Federal Agency Investigating Accident at Worley Welding

Occupational Safety Health Administration representatives have confirmed they are investigating an accident at Worley Welding Works in Levelland. OSHA told KLVT late Friday by phone that an accident was reported and they are investigating.  We are told that a 44 … Continue reading

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Congressman Jodey Arrington Addresses Farm Bill in Ag Meeting in Levelland

19th Congressional District Representative Jodey Arrington was in Levelland on Wednesday.  He was the keynote speaker for the “Flapjacks for Farmers” event hosted by the Ag Committee of the Levelland Chamber of Commerce. Arrington gave a brief update on the … Continue reading

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Town Hall Meeting Held in Morton on Pending Wind Energy Project

NextEra representatives were in Morton Tuesday night to discuss the Wildcat Ranch Wind Project to be constructed in Cochran County. The project manager for NextEra told KLVT news the project will be constructed near the intersection of FM 1585 and … Continue reading

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Credit Card Skimming Device Possibly Found in Hockley County

Hockley County Sheriff’s Office reported that deputies were called to the travel center in Ropesville.  The store officials reported a possible credit card “skimming” device was found on the gas pump credit card scanner. Deputies reviewed video surveillance and the … Continue reading

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Tractor Supply To Open In Levelland

The long awaited news is here.  Levelland Economic Development Corporation Director, John Clary announced Tuesday that the sale of the former Alco building on Clubview Drive has been completed. The building sold to Ensign Development out of Utah who announced … Continue reading

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Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest and Seizure of Drugs and Firearm

Officers with the Levelland Police Department made a traffic stop early Monday morning in the 1100 block of fifth street for a traffic violation. As officers approached the vehicle the subject fled on foot.  He was apprehended a short time … Continue reading

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Obituary: Jerel McMinn, 74 of Sundown

Obituaries brought to you by:  George Price Funeral Home, Levelland Funeral Services are scheduled for Jerel Ray McMinn, 74 of Sundown.  Services are set for 2pm Wednesday, April 19 in the Fairview Baptist Church in Levelland with burial to follow … Continue reading

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Obituary: Betty Yeary, 84 of Levelland

Obituaries Brought to you by:  George Price Funeral Home, Levelland Funeral services are scheduled for Betty Yeary, 84 of Levelland.  Funeral Services are scheduled for 1pm Monday, April 17 in the Cactus Drive Church of Christ in Levelland.  Burial will … Continue reading

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