Wednesday Jul 23
American Cotton Growers lead the way in denim production
Another notable business in Littlefield is American Cotton Growers . The denim plant opened in 1975 and currently employs more than 600 people, making it the largest employer in the county.
Wednesday Jul 23
Waylon Jennings' brother honors late singer with backroom museum
The late country music singer Waylon Jennings was born and raised in Littlefield and residents are always proud to brag about it.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
An Inside Look at The Littlefield Prison That Could House Illegal Immigrants
On Thursday, City of Littlefield officials opened the doors of the Bill Clayton Detention Center for an on-camera tour.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Littlefield Holds Town Hall About Detention Center Possibly Housing Illegal Immigrants
Tuesday night, city leaders in Littlefield held a town hall meeting to address questions and concerns about the possibility of the Bill Clayton Detention Center being used as a place to house illegal immigrants.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Our View: Littlefield could be solution for short-term immigrant housing
The border crisis has brought many illegal immigrants into Texas. Until the federal government decides what to do with them, the immigrants need to have a safe place of shelter.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Littlefield to discuss immigrant housing at town hall meeting
On Tuesday, city leaders in Littlefield will hold a town hall meeting to discuss housing undocumented children and adults in the vacant Bill Clayton Detention Center.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Vacant Littlefield Prison Could House Immigrants
The city of Littlefield reached out to the U.S. Customs office offering to house illegal immigrants in the Bill Clayton Detention Center.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Former West Texas Jail Being Considered For Migrant Children
A closed detention center in West Texas is being considered as a holding facility for hundreds of unaccompanied children entering South Texas from Central America.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Littlefield prison tapped to possibly detain illegal immigrant children
Young detainees sleep in a holding cell June 18 at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville.
South Plains candidate proposes housing undocumented children in Littlefield
While Lubbock's Republican Congressman Randy Neugebauer calls for President Obama to address the border crisis, Democratic opponent Neal Marchbanks says vacant prisons may be an answer.