Registration is scheduled this week for students who will be attending pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes next fall at South Elementary in Lamesa.
The Agricultural and Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University has released a new report showing the economic impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on production agriculture in Texas.
U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza announced that agricultural businesses are now eligible for SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance programs. SBA’s EIDL portal will reopen as a result of funding authorized by Congress through the Paycheck Protection Program and Healthcare Enhancement Act.
SEMINOLE – According to the Texas Department of Transportation’s Lubbock District, Seminole and Gaines County will lose its last remaining two-lane major artery within the next four years.
Donna McCallister has been named an assistant professor with Texas Tech University’s Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, according to officials within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. She officially steps into her new teaching and research post on Sept. 1.
Some 16 years after starting his law enforcement career by serving as a communications officer with the Lamesa Police Department, Josh Peterson is now heading that department.
The number of confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus in Dawson County has grown again this week but the total active cases could be dropping back down by the end of the week.
Lamesa school Superintendent Jim Knight (right) was part of the team handing out meals for children on Wednesday at Lamesa Middle School. Although the school is continu-ing to provide meals to feed children up through age 18 seven days a week, they have reduced their distribution days to only Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Lamesa school officials are now planning graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020 sometime in June, with the exact date to be determined within the next week.
For the first time since late March, local residents will have an opportunity beginning Friday to go to a hair salon or barber shop to get their hair cut or styled.