Monthly Archives: September 2020

Six New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Hockley County

The Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed six additional new cases of COVID-19 in Hockley County. Five cases are in Levelland residents: Two are Levelland residents between the ages of 10-20 One case in a Levelland resident between … Continue reading

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Smith South Plains Donates Face Masks and Shields to SPC Health Sciences Program

Smith South Plains recently donated 360 face shields and 100 masks to the Health Sciences Division at South Plains College. “The Texas Ford Dealership Advertising Fund made the donation possible”, said Annette Sykora, Owner of Smith South Plains. Jerry Findley, … Continue reading

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Morton ISD Announces Positive COVID-19 Case

Morton ISD Superintendent has announced that a Morton ISD teacher has tested positive for COVID-19. The Superintendent notified all faculty, staff and students on Monday. According to a statement issued by Superintendent Karen Saunders, it has been determined that the … Continue reading

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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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