Lamb County Newswire

Lamb County Newswire

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

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  1. Littlefield residents frustrated with water bill jump; mayor defends rate increaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... surprised when they saw their bills claim they were unable to attend the meetings or follow announcements in the Lamb County Leader-News. "I don't even get a paper - it hurts me to pay that extra 75 cents. I got that bill and I'm like -" Reese said, ...

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  2. From the A-J's Pages: Bids ordered for Tech business building, heating/cooling plantRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... central heating and cooling plant for Texas Tech Tuesday. H.T. Duke, assistant county agricultural agent for Lamb County since last Nov. 1, who succeeded Lee H. McElroy when he was sent to Lubbock in a similar capacity, has been named agent for ...

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  3. From the A-J's Pages: Texas court overturns conviction for 'pudgy' Jack RubyRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... 7:30 o'clock in Congregation Shaareth Israel, 2420 Sixteenth Street, he said this morning. For sale - 708 acres Lamb County, five miles south of Littlefield, 9 room house, barn 85 x 42, cow shed, adjoining and - other outhouses.

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  4. From the A-J's Pages: Possibilities of hard surfaced road through Lamb County discussedRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Cotton producers from throughout the High Plains will gather here today for the joint annual stockholders meeting of three of the biggest agricultural cooperatives of their kind in the world. Possibilities of a hard surfaced road through Lamb County from Dimmitt to Dalhart to Brownfield were discussed at a recent chamber of commerce luncheon.

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  5. Hot, dry conditions reduce bloom period on dryland cottonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Southwest Farm Press

    Texas High Plains cotton needs a rain, especially for dryland production but also to help growers keep up with water demand on irrigated fields. Kerry Siders, Texas AgriLife integrated pest management specialist for Hockley, Cochran and Lamb counties, says the weather pattern needs to change.

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  6. From field to fry: Springlake potatoes see new life from groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Springlake Potatoes is located in northern Lamb County, a few miles from Littlefield. Decent rains and no late freezes have helped yields and conditions.

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  7. Lamb County sheriff, fire officials rescue pit bull from cisternRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Lamb County Sheriff's Deputies and the Littlefield Fire Department rescued an 11-year-old Pit Bull dog on Friday.

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  8. First Alert Weather Days continue Tuesday after Monday night stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... the large hail and very heavy rainfall. Super Doppler radar estimates up to three inches of rain in the areas of Lamb County between Littlefield, Anton and Shallowater. Tuesday will bring another warm, humid and stormy afternoon and evening. A ...

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  9. 18 people arrested, charged in Lamb County meth ringRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | WBTV

    Law enforcement officials have arrested 18 people in Lamb County and surrounding counties who are accused of being engaged in organized crime in relation to the distribution and sale of methamphetamine. The Lamb County & District Attorney's Office in conjunction with the Texas Department of Public Safety , the Lamb County Sheriff's Office and the Littlefield Police Department held a joint news conference today at 1:30 p.m. "Methamphetamine use and distribution continues to plague our communities and accounts for a very high percentage of all crimes committed in our county," according to Scott A. Say, County and District Attorney for Lamb County and the 154th District.

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  10. Lamb County, Texas authorities announce 18 arrests from meth investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    South Plains county and state law enforcement officials worked for more than a year to arrest 18 people in Lamb County as part of an investigation into methamphetamine distribution. The cases were in relation to the distribution and sale of methamphetamine in the area, said Lamb County district/county attorney Scott A. Say in a joint news conference with law officials Friday afternoon in the Lamb County Courthouse.

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  11. 18 arrested in area of Lamb County in relation to methamphetamineRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Local county officials arrested 18 individuals in the West Texas area recently for the offense of engaging in organized crime. Cases were in relation to the distribution and sale of methamphetamine in Lamb County and the surrounding area, according to a media advisory provided by the Lamb County District Attorney's Office.

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  12. Third person dies after Lamb County train wreckRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Texas Department of Public Safety officials said Monday a 47-year-old Littlefield woman died about a week after she was injured in the crash in Lamb County. Molina was airlifted to the hospital after the Chevrolet Equinox she was driving south on County Road 115 was struck by a train about 11 a.m. April 23 on U.S. 84. two miles east of Sudan.

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  13. Ismael Ojeda, David Ojeda, Alicia MolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... around 11 a.m. when the vehicle collided with the train. The crash happened two miles east of Sudan off US 84 in Lamb County.

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  14. Family remembers father, toddler killed in train collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... to UMC but later died. It happened just after 11 a.m. Saturday morning, two miles east of Sudan off of US 84 in Lamb County. "He'd always want me to carry him," Jonathan said. "I could never put him down, never. He always wanted to be with me. He ...

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  15. Severe Thunderstorm warning issued for Lamb and Hale countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Live video from KCBD News is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts. When KCBD News is not airing a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent newscasts.

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  16. Littlefield man, toddler killed in Saturday train crash near SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... around 11 a.m. when the vehicle collided with the train. The crash happened two miles east of Sudan off US 84 in Lamb County. The passenger, Ismael Ojeda, 48, was pronounced dead at the scene. Both David Ojeda and Alicia Molina were taken to the ...

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  17. Toddler dies after Saturday's train vs. vehicle crash in Lamb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A toddler died Sunday morning from injuries he sustained during a train vs. vehicle crash on Saturday in Lamb County, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Three-year-old David Ojeda, the statement reads, is the second fatality in the crash that occurred around 11 a.m. two miles east of Sudan off U.S. 84. DPS released a statement on Saturday in which it was determined a Chevy Equinox headed southbound on CR 115 failed to yield the right of way to a train traveling eastbound.

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  18. DPS: Man dead; woman,toddler injured in train vs. vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    One person was killed and two were injured in a vehicle vs. train collision Saturday morning in Lamb County, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. The crash occurred around 11 a.m. two miles east of Sudan off U.S. 84, according to a statement by DPS.

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  19. Fatal train crash in Lamb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | KSWO

    The crash happened about 11 a.m. in Lamb County off of U.S. 84, about 2 miles East of Sudan. A Chevy Equinox was southbound on CR 115 when it failed to yield right of way to the eastbound train, according to authorities.

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  20. Road maintenance across region to begin MondayRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... e life of the pavement." Affected roadways include FM 40 in Lubbock County, FM 928 in Swisher County, U.S. 70 in Lamb County, FM 193 in Crosby County, SH 83 in Yoakum County and U.S. 62 in Gaines County.

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