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    Murray Elementary Holds Grand Opening

    Murray Elementary, one of two new elementary schools in Hobbs, had its grand opening on Tuesday. Many community members, parents, and children attended to hear speeches, including a performance by the Hobbs High School band and cheerleaders.

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  • Lea County Reminds Citizens to Watch for Children

    With back-to-school coming up soon, it’s important to keep the community safe for both drivers and pedestrians. Lea County reminds citizens to keep their eyes open and alert for children and other pedestrians as school gets under way this coming week.

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  • Pettigrew & Associates Celebrates 50th Anniversary

    Hobbs, NM – July 30, 2015 – Pettigrew & Associates, P.A. celebrates their 50th Anniversary in 2015. In keeping with the firm’s commitment to “engineering better communities”, the staff at Pettigrew & Associates pledged to complete 50 hours of community service by the end of this year. These 50 hours will be above and beyond the current philanthropic efforts and will include assisting our local Habitat for Humanity and Isaiah’s Kitchen.

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  • EDCLC’s Economic Development Summit a Success

    On Thursday and Friday, July 30-31, the EDC of Lea County held an Economic Development Summit at Zia Park Casino’s Horseman’s Annex. Economic Developers attended from all over New Mexico and Texas to see presentations given by economic development experts and site selectors. Click to download presentations.

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  • IC Potash Announces Appointment of Kay Randall Foote as President and CEO

    IC Potash announces that longtime potash executive Kay Randall “Randy” Foote has been appointed by the Board of Directors to serve as President and CEO of the Company and its subsidiaries.

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  • Firm gets $40 million to commercialize biofuels

    Joule Unlimited recently received another injection of $40 million in financing to further its effort to commercialize an alternative fuel production process currently under development at a facility in Hobbs.

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