Monthly Archives: December 2020

Obituary: Steven Barker, 41 of Levelland

Funeral Services are scheduled for Steven Barker, 41 of Levelland. Services are scheduled for Thursday, December 17th at 2:00 pm in the Park Drive Baptist Church in Levelland. Burial will follow in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Levelland. Visitation will … Continue reading

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24 New Cases of COVID-19 in Hockley County, 41 New Recoveries

The Texas Department of State Health Services confirmed 24 new cases of COVID-19 in Hockley County on Tuesday. They also announced 1 additional probable case and 41 new recoveries. Based on the new information, Hockley county has a total of … Continue reading

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Myatt Retains Council Seat Following Run-Off Election

The Run-Off election for Levelland City Council District A was held today. Incumbent Jim Myatt will retain his council seat. The final results: Jim Myatt–53 votes or 68% to Pete Cunningham–25 votes or 32%

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Texas Department of State Health Services Announce that a Previously Reported Recovery was Incorrect, Active Case Increases

The Texas Department of State Health Services has issued a correction to a previously issued report on COVID-19 cases in Hockley County. The new report indicates that a case which was previously reported as recovered was reported incorrectly, thus the … Continue reading

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Area Bands Perform in State Marching Competition

Area marching bands performed in the State Marching Competition in San Antonio this morning. The Post High School marching band came in 3rd in the state, Panhandle High School band coming in 5th, Sundown marching band coming in 6th, and … Continue reading

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Department of State Health Services Releases Latest COVID Numbers from Weekend

The Texas Department of State Health Services has released updated numbers for Hockley County Sunday. The numbers include Friday through Sunday. The Health Department has also updated their reporting methods to now include probable cases which are Antigen tests, also … Continue reading

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One Vehicle Roll-Over in Lamb County Claims the Life of a Two Year Old

The Texas Department of Public Safety released information on a fatal one vehicle roll-over in Lamb County. According to the initial report, a 2004 Lincoln Navigator was traveling north on Highway 385 approximately 1 mile north of the Hockley/Lamb County … Continue reading

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Department of Public Safety Special Agents Execute Warrant in Levelland Friday

The Texas Department of Public Safety Special Agents executed a search warrant Friday morning in Levelland. Agents executed the warrant in the 100 Block of South Alamo Road and arrested one. According to the arrest warrant, agents located four firearms … Continue reading

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Obituary: Larry Coronado, 55 of Levelland

Funeral Services are scheduled for Larry Coronado, 55 of Levelland. Services are set for Thursday, December 10th at 2:00 pm in the Head Duarte Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery. He passed away December … Continue reading

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26 New Cases and 26 Recoveries Confirmed in Hockley County

The Texas Department of State Health Services released updated COVID-19 numbers for Hockley County Wednesday night. According to the updated report, there were 26 new cases confirmed on Wednesday with one additional death and 26 new recoveries. The hospitalization rate … Continue reading

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