August 10, 2020

Chevron donates PPE across Lea County

August 5, 2020 Chevron donated personal protective equipment (PPE) worth approximately $19,000 for healthcare workers and others on the front line to help Permian...
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July 20, 2020

Lovington MainStreet’s Local Innovators Institute Inaugural Program Thriving, Funded for Next Year

Lovington MainStreet’s Local Innovators Institute Inaugural Program Thriving, Funded for Next Year   Food Service Accelerator Program Supported Five Restaurant...
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July 13, 2020

What does a covenant hospital and CTE bring to Hobbs?

Of the variety of construction projects in Hobbs and planned for the near future, two projects stand out both in actual size and importance to the community — The Hobbs Municipal Schools’ Career Technical Education Center and the planned Covenant Hospital.
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July 13, 2020

Retail set for boom in Hobbs

Business diversity guides the Kassis family, initiating stores in Hobbs and branching out to nearby communities for 21 years.
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June 29, 2020

EDC: Unemployed oilfield workers sought for construction jobs

Effective today, the Economic Development Corporation of Lea County, in a joint project with the Hobbs Municipal School System, offers a solution to “get Hobbs back to work.”
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June 16, 2020

Major interstate power line boosts Texas-New Mexico grid

Xcel Energy’s three-year-long effort to build a 240-mile superhighway for high-voltage electricity between West Texas and southeastern New Mexico is a major achievement of Xcel Energy’s Power for the Plains grid enhancement initiative.
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March 20, 2020

SoloWorks Holds Work-From-Home Hiring Event for New Mexicans

Teams With Concentrix to Provide Work-At-Home Customer Service Positions GRANTS, N.M. – SoloWorks Cibola announced that it is working with...
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March 20, 2020

Lea Regional Medical Center Offers Virtual Visits for COVID-19 Pre-Screening

Lea Regional is offering an easy-to-use screening option specific to COVID-19. Individuals with concerns or mild to moderate symptoms specific to...
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February 18, 2020

Covenant expects to break ground this year

In August, the Lubbock-based Covenant Health System and Lovington’s Nor-Lea Hospital announced Hobbs was getting a new hospital.
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February 13, 2020

Hemp Manufacturer locates in Lovington, NM

Big Dog Industries, a company that specializes in all areas of the hemp market, has purchased the former Lovington Cheese Plant.
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