November 7, 2019

Second phase of Meadows subdivision approved

Hobbs city leaders on Monday night unanimously approved the final plans for a second phase of homes at The Meadows Subdivision located on the city’s northside.
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November 7, 2019

Ground broken for giant man camp in Jal

Top executives and city officials gathered by the dozens in the desert about a mile east of Jal Tuesday for a symbolic groundbreaking ceremony for the new multi-million-dollar Criollo Lodge man camp investment.
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November 7, 2019

Lovington EDC chief named to Community Development Council

Lovington Economic Development Corp. Executive Director Evelyn Holguin spread her wings this fall, beginning a three-year term on the state’s Community Development Council.
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November 6, 2019

Hobbs bond approved

Planners can now move forward with a new vocational school in Hobbs, as well as a new elementary school on the city’s southside.
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November 3, 2019

EDC of Lea County supports Lea school obligation bond measures

On behalf of the Economic Development Corporation of Lea County’s (EDCLC) Board, I would like to voice our support and...
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October 23, 2019

New Domino’s opens in north Hobbs

North Hobbs residents can now get faster pizza delivery, as well as other Domino’s goodies.
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October 17, 2019

NMDOT Announces New Safety Corridor on N.M. 128

Safety is the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s number one priority. Today NMDOT announced the designation of a new safety corridor on N.M. 128 from mile marker 5 to mile marker 50 near the New Mexico/Texas State Line.
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September 27, 2019

Tip Top Solar to produce 220 megawatts

Chicago-based Invenergy LLC, with a regional office in Denver, plans to expand its almost 20-year-old portfolio of clean energy into southern Lea County with the Tip Top Solar Energy Center by late 2022.
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September 20, 2019

Baja Grill makes presence in Hobbs with BGs Burgers and More

Baja Grill has come to Hobbs, in a way. Owners of the popular Lovington eatery opened BG’s Burgers and More at 4006 N. Grimes St. recently. An official grand opening and ribbon cutting is scheduled for Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
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September 18, 2019

Church’s Chicken hopes to open new, second restaurant by Thanksgiving

Chicken lovers in Hobbs are in for a “big day” sometime before Thanksgiving, with a second Church’s Chicken to open at 1005 West Joe Harvey Blvd., west of the Cotton Patch restaurant.
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