Monthly Archives: March 2019

Levelland Fire Department Battles Tank Battery Fire Near Airport

The Levelland Fire Department was called to a tank battery fire just near the Levelland Municipal Airport. Firefighters were called to the scene around 10:00 pm Thursday night and were on the scene for several hours. Tank Operators worked for … Continue reading

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Severe Winds Cause Power Outages and Downed Power Lines

Severe winds in Levelland and the south plains on Wednesday caused power outages and downed power lines around the south plains Wednesday. Meteorologists for the area have said the wind speeds were some of the highest seen by many in … Continue reading

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Obituary: Jack Van Ness, 83 of Levelland

Funeral services are scheduled for Jack Van Ness, 83 of Levelland. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 13th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Krestridge Funeral Home. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Thursday, March 14th in … Continue reading

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SPC Board of Regents Hear from Levelland Business Leaders Concerning Expansion in Lubbock

The South Plains College Board of Regents held their monthly meeting Thursday afternoon.  During the public forum portion of the meeting the Regents heard from a Levelland business leader concerning expansion into Lubbock. JoeDee Brooks spoke to the Board of … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD and Other Area Schools to Dismiss for Spring Break

Levelland ISD and all other area schools will observe Spring Break next week, March 11th through 15th, 2019. Levelland ISD has also announced an early dismissal for Friday, March 8th, 2019. Capital and South Elementary will dismiss at 12 noon, … Continue reading

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Hockley County Constable Indicted by Grand Jury

Hockley County Constable for Precinct 5 Michael Lance Scott was indicted by a Hockley County Grand Jury on Tuesday. He was indicted for stalking and abuse of official capacity between $2,500 and $30,000. According to reports, in September, a 19 … Continue reading

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City Names New Director of Finance

The City of Levelland is pleased to announce the next Director of Finance. Ms. Sarah Osburn, currently a partner with Myatt, Blume, and Osburn, will be joining the City of Levelland as its next Director of Finance. Sarah has approximately … Continue reading

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Levelland Police Investigating Body Found Near Tank Battery

Levelland Police Capt. Tammie McDonald has confirmed for KLVT News that police were called to a tank battery just off of Alamo Road this morning around 10:40 am where a person was found hanging. The body has not been identified. … Continue reading

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