Monday Nov 18
Halfway there - South Plains farmers say cotton harvest progressing
"It's a pleasant surprise - the yields are better than expected," said Dennis Flowers, general manager of Farmers Cooperative Association of Sudan.
Littlefield man convicted of killing girlfriend
Eduardo Carlos Ortega was convicted after just 10 minutes of deliberation by a Lamb County jury of nine men and three women.
Attorneys debate forensic evidence in Littlefield murder trial
Blood-stain analysis and other forensic evidence suggests Ashley Perea was shot by someone other than herself and her body was then moved, expert witnesses said Monday, Nov. 4. Ortega, 22, is charged with murder for the July 7, 2012 gunshot death of 24-year-old Perea in the apartment they shared near Littlefield High School.
Texas Ranger: Littlefield murder suspect changed story
A Littlefield murder suspect changed his story significantly while describing his girlfriend's death, one of the first officers to interview him said.
Littlefield murder defendant says girlfriend's shooting death accidental
A Lamb County jury of nine men and three women heard varying accounts Wednesday, Oct. 30, of the death of Perea, 24. A gunshot to the right temple killed Perea on July 7, 2012, in the apartment she shared with the defendant.