Monthly Archives: May 2019

State Resources Staged at Levelland Fire Department for Severe Weather Response

Texas Division of Emergency Management, Task Force One has deployed two water rescue teams to pre-stage at the Levelland Fire Department due to the anticipation of severe weather in the area. It is all part of an order from Governor … Continue reading

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SPC Honors Graduates in Associate Degree Nursing

The Associate Degree Nursing Program at South Plains College recently hosted a Pinning Ceremony on May 9 in the Texan Dome. There were 36 graduates in the class. City of Lubbock ADN graduates are Suzanna Brown, Alison Cagle, Lauren Clark, Jessica Calantas, … Continue reading

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Several Area Fire Departments Respond to Grass Fires Friday

The Whiteface, Morton, Levelland and Sundown Fire Departments all responded to a grass fire south of FM 1585 on FM 1780 around 1:40 pm. The Whiteface Volunteer Fire Department responded with two grass trucks and a tanker truck. The Morton … Continue reading

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Obituary: Michael Womack, 58 of Levelland

Funeral Services are scheduled for Michael Womack, 58 of Levelland. Services are set for 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 18th, 2019 in the George Price Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow. He passed away on Monday, May 13th in … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD School Board Holds Regular Meeting

Levelland ISD Board of Trustees met for a regular meeting Thursday night. They began the meeting by canvassing the ballots for the Trustee Election. There was a total of 72 votes cast with 31 for Mike Stanford, 40 for Rusty … Continue reading

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South Plains College Selects Sharon Race for 2019 Faculty Excellence Award

Excellence can be found in the center of academic supremacy. The ability to gain the respect and admiration of fellow teachers through dedication, enthusiasm and professionalism are the traits of an outstanding educator.   Sharon Race, professor of English, has … Continue reading

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Texas Department of Public Safety Make Arrest Following Illegal Sale at Local Business

Texas Department of Public Safety Officers executed a search warrant at a Levelland business Friday following an illegal sale of synthetic urine to an undercover DPS officer. Following the sale, officers executed a search warrant at JoJo’s Smokes and Cokes … Continue reading

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DPS Special Agents Make Drug Bust in Hockley County

Texas Department of Public Safety Agents as well as local law enforcement officers made a drug bust in Hockley County following a pursuit last week. DPS reports indicate that officers attempted to make a traffic stop in Hockley County before … Continue reading

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SPC Board of Regents Hold Regular Meeting, Discuss Lubbock Agreement

South Plains College Board of Regents held their regular meeting on Thursday.  Regents received an update on negotiations with the City of Lubbock and Lubbock Economic Development Alliance for purchase of former City Hall in Lubbock. Regents received an update … Continue reading

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Obituary: Zita Rohmfeld, 98 of Levelland

Funeral Services are scheduled for Zita Rohmfeld, 98 of Levelland. Rosary Services are set for 6:00 pm on Friday, May 10th in the Krestridge Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside services are set for 10:00 am on Saturday, May 11th in the … Continue reading

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