Monthly Archives: June 2021

Ribbon Cutting for Spartan Rural Mobility Center

Levelland got some national attention recently with the opening of its Spartan Rural Transport Facility ribbon cutting. Though the center had been in use months prior as Hockley County’s 1st COVID 19 Vaccine clinic, months later an event was planned … Continue reading

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Hockley county Commissioner’s Court Meeting June 28th

The agreement for housing inmates at the Garza County facility was recently heard and passed for renewal by the Hockley County Commissioner’s Court. Sherriff Ray Scifries explained to the court that Garza County was offering them the best rate in … Continue reading

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Elections Administrator Cheryl Smart Retires, Jody Rose to Take Over

Hockley County Election Administrator Cheryl Smart has retired after over a decade of service within the County. Her replacement, Jody Rose will officially take over the position of Election Administrator as of July 1st, and is ready to get started. … Continue reading

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Levelland ISD Board Meeting June 24th

The Levelland ISD Board met on the 25th of June to go over their safe return program, which largely remains in limbo as the CDC said some changes to regulations will be coming soon. For the most part, the ISD … Continue reading

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Levelland City Council Meeting June 21st

Levelland City Council had an extensive meeting last night to go over several issues as well as begin talks on the budget of several of its departments. Firstly, the Council approved of a request by pastor Eddie Trice to Annex … Continue reading

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Keep Levelland Beautiful Meeting April 21st

Keep Levelland Beautiful had their meeting today, June 21st which had an emphasis on Code enforcement. Officer Eli Colunga was present to go over a report which revealed there have been an increase of 165 code violation complaints over the … Continue reading

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Early Settler’s Day Renamed to Cotton and Crude

Early Settler’s Day, a tried and true tradition for Levelland, has been re-branded and revamped for this years festivities. The event, now to be known as Cotton and Crude Street Fair and Music festival will be held in Downtown Levelland … Continue reading

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SPC Renames Street in Honor of Robert Pearce

A Street name in the center of the intersection on SPC Campus had a re-naming ceremony today in honor of Robert Pearce. Pearce is a long time veteran of South Plains College, having started his work there over forty years … Continue reading

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Leslie Burge Teel – August 1, 1943 ~ June 11, 2021 (age 77)

Leslie J. Fourmentin,  was born on August 1st., 1943 in Clovis, New Mexico to Alfred Leslie and Amy Jane Fourmentin.   She attended High School at the American School in Chicago , Illinois.    She married Richard Lee Burge Sr. in August … Continue reading

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Body of Missing Levelland Man Found in Curry County, NM

The body of Greg Balboa, 23 of Levelland has been located in Curry County New Mexico today. Balboa had been last seen by his family last Friday in Levelland. His pictured was circulated as Levelland PD put in a search … Continue reading

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