Did you know that 80 percent of strokes are preventable? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States and a major cause of long-term disability affecting about 795,000 individuals each year.
COVID-19 turned aggressive to the point last week that the Department of Defense activated U.S. Army and U.S. Navy medical task force teams and assigned them to Texas at Gov. Greg Abbott’s request.
Biace Tieonna-Lasha Gomez (between the two officers at left) is led in handcuffs by officers from a crash scene Friday morning at the Tahoka ISD campus. She was the driver of a Toyota 4Runner (far right) that led officers on a high-speed chase from Dawson to Lynn County. Two passengers were also inside the vehicle, one of whom is pictured here (far right) in handcuffs in an arrest. The 4Rrunner had careened around the THS football field where more than a hundred law enforcement officers had gathered for the funeral services of Lynn County Sheriff Abraham Vega. Lynn County News photo by Gary Jones
Officials with the Lamesa Campus of Howard College have announced their schedule of classes for the 2020 Spring semester
Plans for providing education when the new school year starts under updated COVID-19 guidelines were among the main topics of discussion at the Dawson school board’s regular meeting Monday evening at Welch.
Sports continues to play a big roll in the life of Lamesa High School graduate Mammys Hernandez.
The COVID-19 pandemic made for some nervous times again this week for high school football and volleyball coaches across the state.
SNYDER - The Snyder City Council got its first look at the 2020-21 budget when it met by video conference Wednesday.
ANDREWS - The county’s virus test numbers are closing in on 1,000, and with those increased figures, the confirmed cases have also risen, according to Permian Regional Medical Center CEO Donny Booth.
BROWNFIELD - People were wearing their masks as the Brownfield City Council met for a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, July 16.