Dawson County has now seen more cases of COVID-19 confirmed in just the past three weeks than it did during the first three months after the virus was first reported here.
It didn’t take members of the Lamesa City Council long to handle all of the items needing action that were on the agendas for a pair of meetings early this week.
The planned Vista Park Living residential development on the west side of Lamesa will be able to benefit from an energy conservation financing program given approval Tuesday afternoon by the Dawson County Commissioners Court.
Voters here agreed with their counterparts statewide in Tuesday’s Democratic party primary runoff election.
Seen shortly before sunrise in the northeastern sky last weekend, Comet Neowise should now start being visible in the northwest about an hour after sunset, just to the right of where the sun goes down. Best viewed with binoculars or a telescope, the comet should be visible until about the end of July and won’t pass Earth again for another 6,800 years. LPR photo by Russel Skiles
The following were among the many calls received recently by the Lamesa Police Department:
Registration for the Head Start program operated by West Texas Opportunities in Lamesa is underway, according to April Morris, center director.
Lamesa Adoptable Pets, a new organization formed here to help find homes for abandoned or abused animals, will be hosting a microchip clinic for pets on July 25.
My husband and I agree on many things. We share a lot of the same opinions and have even been known to finish each other’s sentence or have the same thought at the same time.
There have been some amazing changes in technology in the education environment over the years. When I started working for Lamesa ISD 20 years ago, we had only about 300 computers in the entire school district. Now we have over 2000.