Monthly Archives: August 2022

Levelland ISD Receives “B” Rating From TEA

Levelland ISD is proud to announce its Accountability Rating it received for the 2021-222 school year from the Texas Education Agency. Graded on four main platforms: Student Achievement, Closing the Gaps, School Progress, as well as Overall improvement, LISD received … Continue reading

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Levelland Chamber Of Commerce Receives TDA Grant Funds

The Texas Department of Agriculture (TD) has chosen the Levelland Chamber of commerce as a recipient of the 2022 round of Go Texan Market Enhancement Grants. This grant is reserved for Go Texan Program partners who hold public events and … Continue reading

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2-Alarm Fire At Swackhammers Steakhouse

Levelland Fire Dept. responded to a large fire at Swackhammers Texas Steakhouse in the 700 block of Highway 114 yesterday. Originally called in by the Police Department, Fire teams arrived on site around 4:30pm. 3 engines were initially brought to … Continue reading

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Arrest Report For 8/8 – 8/15

Local Law Enforcement was hard at work making multiple arrests last week. in total, 14 arrests were divulged in this Media Report ran on 8/15/2022, of those 14, 2 have been excluded; One due to age, and one due to … Continue reading

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County Commissioners Propose Tax Rate

The Hockley County Commissioner’s Court gathered this morning for a quick meeting with real stakes. Tax Rate, as well as upcoming elections were large items on the docket, though the court was down two members. County Judge Sharla Baldridge and … Continue reading

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Sundown Oil Patch Days

This past weekend the City of Sundown got the chance to celebrate their community once again with their annual Oil Patch Days Celebration. Citizens turned out in droves to the park next to the Roughneck Range for a day of … Continue reading

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Board of Regents Propose Budget, Review Construction In Regular Meeting

The South Plains College Board of Regents had a varied agenda to go over yesterday in their regular meeting to prepare for the next semester of instruction. The TWC grant afforded to the college, construction updates, as well as budgetary … Continue reading

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Levelland Fire Dept. Aids Area Agencies With Cochran County Fire

Levelland Fire Department responded to a call for mutual aid alongside several other area fire departments on Wednesday. Around 6:30 Wednesday afternoon a call came in from Whiteface Fire Department requesting mutual aid for a large grass fire in Cochran … Continue reading

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The Wallace Theater Announces “A Doll’s House”

After the success of “Hunchback Of Notre Dame”, the Wallace Theater continues its LHUCA series of shows with “A Doll’s House” by Henrik Ibsen in September. A press Release sent out earlier this week reveals show times, cast and crew. … Continue reading

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LISD Board Reviews Drug & Extracurricular Code Of Conduct In Final Meeting Before School Year

The Levelland ISD Board of Trustees had a few items to sew up in their regular meeting last night to prepare for the new school year beginning next week. This meeting saw some goal setting for the district, edits to … Continue reading

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