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About KLVT News

News Director for KLVT AM 1230 in Levelland. We provide local and regional news updates 5 times a day on KLVT AM 1230 and online at www.klvtradio.com

Former Whitharral Coach and Teacher Arrested for Improper Relationship with a Student

Earlier this week, investigators with the Hockley County Sheriff’s Office received a report about a former teacher and coach at Whitharral Independent School District related to allegations of an improper relationship with a student. A high school aged student reported … Continue reading

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Levelland Police Investigate Two Break Ins of Vehicles

Levelland police are investigating two break ins of vehicles. Police were contacted around 1:55 pm on Wednesday afternoon in reference to company credit card being stolen from a vehicle and used three different times at a local business. The subject … Continue reading

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Fire Department Responds to a Number of Calls This Week

Levelland Fire Department responded to several calls this week. The department responded to a call of smoke coming from the back of a home near West Houston and Kelly Road. Firefighters arrived, but were unable to locate any smoke. The … Continue reading

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Accountability Ratings Released by the Texas Education Agency: Levelland ISD Improves from 2018

The Texas Education Agency released the School Accountability Ratings for 2019 on Thursday. All schools in the state of Texas are graded on an A-F scale. Statewide, hundreds of districts and schools improved their overall rating from 2018. “Performance continues … Continue reading

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Levelland Police Make Arrest for Drug Possession

Levelland Police was called to a disturbance in the 400 block of 12th street in Levelland on Sunday night. Police was able to release information early yesterday. Reports indicated that multiple subjects were outside the residence when police arrived. It … Continue reading

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Obituary: Mary Carroll, 92 of Levelland

Funeral Services are set for 10:00 am Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 in the First Baptist Church in Levelland. Burial will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery. She passed away on Friday, August 9th. Services are under the direction of … Continue reading

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Hockley County Sheriff’s Office Announces Capture in Warrant Wednesday

Hockley County Sheriff’s Office announces the capture of Joshua Floyd in Terry County. He was released as the Warrant Wednesday subject this morning and law enforcement learned he had been picked up in Terry County and will be brought to … Continue reading

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