Monthly Archives: July 2017

City of Brownfield on Emergency Water Restrictions

City Administrators for the City of Brownfield announced Thursday that they are currently under Stage 3 water use restrictions because of a break in the primary water main near Meadow. According to the Public Works Director, a contractor working on … Continue reading

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Hockley County Murder Suspect Released on a Reduced Bond

Hockley County Justice of the Peace for Precinct 5, Brenda Nock signed a reduced bond order for Payden Allen, 18. He is facing a murder charge in Hockley County after his father, Brandon Allen was found with a gunshot wound … Continue reading

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Levelland City Council Looks at Proposed Water and Sewer Rate Increase

The Levelland City Council met last night for their second budget work session for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. The bulk of the meeting was spent discussing the Enterprise fund which consists of the Water, Wastewater and Sanitation departments.  It was … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD Appoints Replacement for District Four Seat

Levelland ISD Board of Trustees met Thursday night in a regular meeting. Following a lengthy executive session the board appointed Treva Potter to serve the remaining term on the District four seat.  The seat was previously held by FE Shaheen … Continue reading

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Olton City Manager Terminated–He will receive 1 year of Salary and Benefits

Olton City Council met in a special meeting yesterday.  Following a brief, 30 minute executive session, the council re-convened in open meeting and voted unanimously to terminated City Manager, Marvin Tillman.  This comes as Tillman faces three third degree indictments … Continue reading

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Littlefield Appoints Interim Police Chief

Littlefield City Council has announced the interim police chief for the department. Lieutenant John Carrasco was recently appointed as the interim police chief.  He takes over for former chief Albert Garcia who left the department in late June to become … Continue reading

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Lubbock Murder Suspect Arrested in Levelland

A Lubbock murder suspect was arrested in Levelland Tuesday afternoon.  Lubbock police made the announcement around 4pm Tuesday afternoon that the arrest was made by Levelland police. Stephen Joseph Buckley, 29 was arrested by police.  No further information was released. … Continue reading

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