Cochran County Newswire

Cochran County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cochran County, TX.

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  1. Game Warden Field NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Gilmer Mirror

    On opening weekend of mule deer season, game wardens were patrolling an isolated stretch of backroad near the Texas/New Mexico border in Cochran County when they observed suspicious activity in the distance; a red pickup truck had suddenly turned around on the two-lane highway to go southbound, and then came to a stop in the bar ditch. The wardens quickly turned into the nearest county road to observe.

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  2. Communities rally to help Cochran County farmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Maple cotton farmer Jake Timmons' wife passed away unexpectedly in early November, leaving him and his two young girls behind. Knowing that Timmons would be facing a busy harvest, requiring a lot of hours spent in the fields, the community of Maple and Morton made it their priority to help him through these tough times.

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  3. Xcel Energy committed to renewable resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... additional wind energy from two facilities being developed in Texas by NextEra Energy Resources - one in Cochran County and the other in Crosby County, according to a news release from Xcel. Xcel plans to have the Hale County facility online by 2019 ...

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  4. Xcel Withdraws Plans for Fuel Cost SurchargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... energy would be purchased from two facilities being developed in Texas by NextEra Energy Resources one in Cochran County and the other in Hale County. "We will use wind energy to build in more predictability in our future pricing," Hudson said. ...

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  5. Texas News MinuteRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... Lt. Bryan Witt says the man, whose name has not been released, was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Cochran County along the Texas-New Mexico border about xxxx miles west of Lubbock. HOUSTON (AP) - Many of Houston's homeless are shrugging off ...

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  6. More Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Texas Department of Public Safety officials say a state trooper has shot and wounded a man who had fled from a sheriff's deputy in West Texas. Lt. Bryan Witt says the man, whose name has not been released, was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Cochran County along the Texas-New Mexico border about 50 miles west of Lubbock.

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  7. State trooper shoots West Texas man in chaseRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    Texas Department of Public Safety officials say a state trooper has shot and wounded a man who had fled from a sheriff's deputy in West Texas. Lt. Bryan Witt says the man, whose name has not been released, was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Cochran County along the Texas-New Mexico border about 50 miles west of Lubbock.

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  8. Man evades arrest in Cochran County, shot, taken to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A man is in the hospital after he was shot by a law enforcement official after evading arrest from the Cochran County Sheriff's Office. The incident happened at around 12:30 Saturday on Highway 114, west of Morton, according to a news release from the CCSO.

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  9. DPS: 1 suspect evades arrest, shot and airlifted to Cochran County hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    One suspect was airlifted to a local hospital in Cochran County on Saturday afternoon stemming from a previous incident with a Cochran County Sheriff on Saturday afternoon. According to Texas Department of Public Safety Lt.

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  10. Last Frontier Heritage Celebration in MortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Residents of Morton will begin celebrating their annual Last Frontier Celebration in Cochran County Park, located near Farm Road 1780. The celebration is in part to pay homage to the frontier roots of the community and will feature family-friendly events starting on Friday at 5:30 p.m. and ending at around 1 p.m. Sunday.

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  11. 7 arrested on federal drug conspiracy chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    An investigation into a large scale drug trafficking organization in Hockley and Cochran County, Texas has resulted in federal drug distribution conspiracy charges against seven defendants who are charged in two federal indictments that were returned last week by a grand jury in Lubbock, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas.

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  12. Tornado Warning for Cochran, Hockley CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | KSWO

    ... compatibility mode if you do not see player. UPDATE 10 p.m.: A Tornado Warning issued for east central Cochran County and northwestern Hockley County until 10:30 p.m. The National Weather Service in Lubbock Texas has issued a * Tornado Warning ...

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  13. Tornado Warning for Bailey, Cochran CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | KSWO

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock Texas has issued a Tornado Warning for South central Bailey County in northwestern Texas, Northeastern Cochran County in northwestern Texas until 7:30 p.m. CDT At 654 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Lehman, or 6 miles southwest of Morton, moving east at 25 mph. A rotating wall cloud is being reported with this storm.

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  14. Wind energy developers plan open house in Plainview on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    NextEra Energy Resources, the developer of the Hale Wind Project, will team up with Xcel Energy to answer questions about the new wind farm near Plainview at an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Plainview Country Club. Xcel Energy announced in March it plans to purchase the Hale Wind Project from NextEra Energy Resources and build out a 478-megawatt wind generating facility for the benefit of regional Xcel Energy customers.

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  15. CEO Invests in Panhandle Oil and GasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | GuruFocus.com

    ... its property in Woodford Shale and San Andres formation, located in Texas' Andrews and Winkler Counties, and Cochran County, respectively. Blanchard said the two new areas "have the potential to become Panhandle core areas." According to GuruFocus, ...

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  16. Xcel announces $1.6 billion investment in wind energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... by 2020 and the Hale Wind Project in Hale County, south of Plainview, by 2019. Two prospective wind fields in Cochran County and Crosby County near Lubbock, owned by NextEra Energy Resources and known collectively as Bonita Wind Project, will ...

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  17. Xcel announces $1.6 billion investment in wind energy from South Plains, New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... by 2020 and the Hale Wind Project in Hale County, south of Plainview, by 2019. Two prospective wind fields in Cochran County and Crosby County near Lubbock, owned by NextEra Energy Resources and known collectively as Bonita Wind Project, will ...

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  18. Xcel announces plans to increase wind energy production by 75 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... by 2020 and the Hale Wind Project in Hale County, south of Plainview, by 2019. Two existing wind fields in Cochran County and Crosby County near Lubbock, currently run by NextEra EnergyResources, will supply an additional 230 megawatts from 2019-49. ...

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