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Wed
16
May

Run-off election voting by early ballot, underway

By JOELLA LOVVORN

Early voting for the Primary Run-Off Elections for Republican and Democratic candidates is now under way, and will be ending this Friday, May 18.

Early voting is being held in the Lamb County Clerk’s office, from 8:30 through lunch hour, to 5 p.m. each day through Friday.

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Wed
16
May

‘Celebrate Littlefield’ tickets now available

Plans for the 2018, 6th annual “Celebrate Littlefield” are being fine-tuned, with most of the events now set.

The giant event will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, July 20th, and continue all day Saturday, July 21st.

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Wed
16
May

FINISHED PAINTING

FINISHED PAINTING – Trinity Church Pastor Billy Montes, stands beside the painting he made during the Support Our Seniors Benefit Saturday aftternoon.

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Wed
16
May

DEVELOPING GLIDER FLYING SKILLS

DEVELOPING GLIDER FLYING SKILLS—These 11 Cadets and four Officers from the USAFA (Air Force Academy) at Colorado Springs, Colo., are visting the Littlefield Municipal Airport this week. 

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Wed
16
May

Jackson becomes first member of family to earn college degree

By DEREK LOPEZ

Anthony Jackson, became the first member of his family to receive a college degree when he crossed the stage this past weekend in the Texan Dome at South Plains College.

Jackson, a current employee at John Roley’s AutoCenter in Littlefield, and former graduate of Littlefield High School, earned an Associates Degree in diesel service technology.

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Sat
12
May

Lamb County Commissioners discuss LHC

By JOE GONZALES

Tuesday, during their monthly meeting, Lamb County Commissioners discussed a long list of items on their agenda.

But the item that garnered the most discussion and attention was the on-going talks between the Lamb Healthcare Center and the Texas Civil Commitment Center regarding care for the center’s patients.

Cindy Klein, CEO of LHC, told commissioners her office has been sending emails back-and-forth to Bill Price, an employee with Correct Care Solutions, the company that oversees the operation of the TCC Bill Clayton Detention Center.

 

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Sat
12
May

Oath of Office

OATH OF OFFICE – Thursday night, during a special Littlefield City Council meeting, City Secretary Janine Butler presented the Certificate of Election and Oath of Office to Michael Rangel, who retained his seat as Littlefield City Councilman for District 2. Rangel defeated Norman Cruz, 20-6 on the election held this past Saturday, May 5th. This will be Rangel’s eighth term as a City Councilman for the City of Littlefield.

 

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Sat
12
May

WATCHING LANDING

WATCHING LANDING – Two air ambulances were on the grounds Monday evening, May 7, during the annual Springlake Volunteer Fire Department’s Hamburger Supper. The AeroCare ambulance was already sitting on the ground behind the Fire Station, when this LIFESTAR ambulance flew over the station and began landing. Representatives from both services were treated to the hamburger supper, and those attending heard a report on the service from James Edgar, who represented AirMedCare Network. He said the total cost of a transport is very expensive, up into the multiple thousands, and invited people to become a member. Many signed up, and paid the fee to join the AirMedCare Network, which involves air ambulances all across the U.S.

 

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Wed
09
May

Representatives elected for cities and school districts

By JOELLA LOVVORN

Three Lamb County cities and two school districts held their elections Saturday, May 5.

The City of Littlefield is now facing a Run-off Election for District 1, to be held on Saturday, June 2.

The Run-off election will be held between Incumbent Lottie Spencer and Ben Warren, former council member.

 

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Wed
09
May

Cinco de Mayo event draws huge crowd

Littlefield’s first Annual Cinco de Mayo was a huge success Saturday, when crowds of people turned out to Laguna Park, and the George Richardson Pavilion grounds, to enjoy a day of Cinco de Mayo celebrtion.

The profits from donations, and ticket sales for the gift drawings, is being donated to South Plains Community Action Center in Littlefield; and the InSpire Youth group at Our Place in Littlefield.

Those going to the celebration found a variety of food offered in the booths, along with the service offered in some of the other booths, and especially the music provided by the three bands that came to entertain.

 

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