Monthly Archives: March 2020

Hockley County Judge Releases Further Information

Hockley County Judge Sharla Baldridge released the following statement late Tuesday night after more information was released from the Texas Department of State Health Services. According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, they have been able to identify … Continue reading

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Two Additional Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Hockley County

The State Department of Health Services has confirmed two additional cases of COVID-19 in Hockley County this afternoon according to Hockley County Judge Sharla Baldridge. One of those cases is a 31 year old Sundown resident which tested in Lubbock … Continue reading

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Congressman Jodey Arrington Asking for Feedback From Constituents

19th Congressional District Representative, Jodey Arrington is asking for feedback from constituents in regards to COVID-19. Arrington is asking constituents to contact his office in regards to what federal relief efforts for COVID-19 should look like. He is also asking … Continue reading

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Lubbock Mayor Closes ALL Non-Essential Businesses As Part of Forth Disaster Declaration

Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope has signed and instituted his forth disaster declaration. this declaration in essence closes down all non-essential businesses. A non-essential business is defined as: Non Essential service business including but not limited to any business which engages … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD Announces Plans Following Meeting with Administrators

Levelland ISD Superintendent Jeff Northern issued the following letter to parents and staff on Monday. The administrators from all campuses convened in person and virtually this morning to make plans to continue education services to our students during this time.  … Continue reading

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Law Enforcement Investigates Overnight Shooting in Ropesville

Hockley County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to Ropesville at approximately 1:30 am Monday morning in reference to a “prowler” in the area. The incident occurred near the intersection of Walnut Street and Ellington Avenue. While checking the area, deputies … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD Providing Meals for Students While School is Closed

Levelland ISD has announced, they are providing meals for LISD students while schools are closed. Breakfast and lunch sacks are being distributed from 7:15 am to 10:00 am from the Intermediate School Cafeteria. Meals will be distributed from the Levelland … Continue reading

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Two Cochran County Inmates Escaped From Custody

Two Cochran County inmates escaped from custody Sunday night. According to the Cochran County Sheriff’s Office two inmates escaped from custody Sunday around 6:15 pm. As of 9:45 pm they remain at large. Inmate number one is Refugio Renteria Lopez … Continue reading

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Ruidoso Asks Visitors to Stay Home To Minimize Public Health Risk

The Village of Ruidoso and the local tourism department is asking visitors and second homeowners to plan their visit to Ruidoso at a later date due to COVID-19. The fresh mountain air and outdoors might seem like the perfect place … Continue reading

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City of Lubbock Officials Confirm Two New Cases of COVID-19 in Lubbock

City of Lubbock officials have confirmed two additional cases of COVID-19 in Lubbock. Both cases were confirmed on Sunday. This brings the total to 10 cases in Lubbock and three in Hockley County bringing the total to 13 on the … Continue reading

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