Monthly Archives: September 2020

Five New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Hockley County

The Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed five additional cases in Hockley County. Two cases are in Levelland residents between the ages of 20-30, one in a Levelland resident between the ages of 30-40 and one in a … Continue reading

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10 New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Hockley County

Hockley County Judge Sharla Baldridge announced Thursday that the Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed new COVID19 cases in Hockley County. Their are eight new cases in Levelland. One between the ages of 10-20 One between the ages … Continue reading

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Governor Abbott Opens Restaurants to 75% Capacity–Bars Remain Closed

Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced yesterday to expand occupancy of restaurants, retail stores, office buildings, manufacturing facilities, gyms, museums and libraries to 75%. He also announced that hospitals and medical facilities could resume full operation of elective procedures. He also … Continue reading

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Eight New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Hockley County

The Texas Department of State Health Services has released new information on COVID-19 in Hockley County. Five of the cases are in Levelland residents. One is in a resident between the ages of 0-10, two between the ages of 10-20, … Continue reading

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Obituary: Jan Parkinson, 67 of Levelland

Funeral Services are scheduled for Jan Parkinson, 67 of Levelland. Services are scheduled for 10:00 am on Thursday, September 17th in the First Baptist Church in Levelland. Burial will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled for … Continue reading

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Levelland Police Make Traffic Stop, Driver Arrested on Seven Outstanding Warrants

Levelland Police were dispatched to the area of Highway 114 and Avenue H on Sunday morning in regards to a reckless driver. Reports indicated that someone had reportedly driven through someones yard. Officers responding to the area, observed the suspect … Continue reading

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Levelland City Council Cuts Tax Rate Lower Than Proposed Rate

The Levelland City Council met Monday night in a regular meeting. During the public forum portion of the meeting, Pete Cunningham spoke to the council, saying that their are ways to cut budgets without having to lower tax rates.  He … Continue reading

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12 New Cases of COVID-19 and 15 Recoveries

The Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed 12 new cases of COVID19 and 15 Recoveries in Hockley County over three day period. Hockley County Judge Sharla Baldridge has provided information on 12 new cases of COVID19 in Hockley … Continue reading

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SPC Board of Regents Hold Regular Meeting

South Plains College Board of Regents held their regular monthly meeting on Thursday. SPC Regents reviewed their enrollment report for the Fall 2020 semester. It was reported that enrollment is down 319 students from the Fall 2019 semester or 3.5%. … Continue reading

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Police Working With LISD on Traffic Issues Near Middle School

Levelland Police officers have noticed a problem with people parking along Ellis Street during pickup times at the Levelland Middle School. Levelland Police Chief Albert Garcia and Levelland Middle School Principal Brad Clanton are working together on the issue. Officers … Continue reading

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