September 1, 2019

Drylands bringing taproom to Hobbs

Just a little more than two years after opening its doors in Lovington, Drylands Brewery Co. is expanding with a taproom in Hobbs.
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August 21, 2019

More incentives for homes OK’d

The Hobbs City Commission continues to tackle the city’s housing issues by approving another round of incentives for two development companies.
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August 18, 2019

Aspen Dental begins Hobbs operations

On Aspen Dental’s first day of operation in Hobbs, Dr. Kimberly Zheng (pronounced “Jen”) saw 41 patients.
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August 11, 2019

Lovington offers housing development & commercial renovation incentives

The Lovington Economic Development Corporation this week kicked off two separate incentive programs — one designed to encourage housing development and the other to help with commercial renovations.
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August 8, 2019

Covenant to build hospital in Hobbs

Lea County is getting a new hospital. Covenant Health/Hobbs Hospital is coming to Hobbs soon, with expectations to reduce patient trips to Lubbock for many medical services.
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August 4, 2019

Rocky Mountain travel: United Airlines announces non-stop flights to Hobbs

United Airlines will have direct flights to-and-from Hobbs to Houston and to Denver beginning Oct. 27.
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July 19, 2019

Solaris Water plans Lea facility, expanding Eddy site

Solaris Water Midstream announced Tuesday the company has started the development of its Bronco facility, a recycling and blending facility in Lea County.
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July 16, 2019

Jal eyes plans for new city hall

Once completed, at an estimated cost approaching $3.3 million, the Jal City Hall will occupy the eastern third of the Burke Building.
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July 14, 2019

Lucid Energy announces New plant in SW Lea

Lucid Energy Group has announced it is underway with the development of its next large cryogenic processing plant at its flagship Red Hills Natural Gas Processing Complex in south western Lea County.
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June 29, 2019

Oil CEO: Lea to become No. 1 oil producer in the nation

At least one oil-related executive thinks Lea County is poised for the No. 1 slot.
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