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2 Plainview PD officers promoted

New Cpl. Ruben Ramirez stands with Chief Derrick Watson. (Provided by the City of Plainview) Two Plainview Police officers recently received promotions. Officers Ruben Ramirez, who has served the Plainview PD for more than five years, and Jose Flores, who has served for four years, were both promoted to corporal.

Community gardens have plots available

Community garden plots around Plainview are in need of some tender love and care. With spring in full swing, it's a good time to plant. The Plainview Community Gardens are managed by the Runningwater Draw RSVP program. Charlotte Schumacher, RSVP's new program director, said each garden has five to six sections available for those who would like to plant seeds to produce whatever they want. There are a total of three gardens - one at 1008 Baltimore St., one at 903 W. 28 th St. and a fairly new garden (unmarked) plot on E. 11 th ...

Lemonade Day is Saturday

Young entrepreneurs are expected to be spread out across Plainview on Saturday for the annual Lemonade Day. Stands will be open across town from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be stands at 2403 N. Columbia, 3408 Olton Road, 3100 Olton Road, 2901 Olton Road, 4605 Olton Road, 2317 W. 5 th St., 500 Ash, 707 Broadway, 3501 Olton Road, and 3422 Olton Road.

Updates on World of Beer, Planet Fitness and more

Xcel Energy is seeking to hire permanent off-site home-based agents in the Plainview area to staff its virtual Customer Contact Center. Currently the company has positions available in its residential customer service and credit contact centers. These employees handle incoming calls and work with customers on billing questions, negotiate payments arrangements, service requests, outages, and promote products and services from across the eight states served by Xcel Energy.
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Planet Fitness to offer free summer gym membership for teens

Summer is right around the corner and this year Planet Fitness will offer a "High School Summer Pass" program to encourage teens to stay active and play sports as the school activities wind down, a portion of the company's press release stated. Beginning on May 16, Planet Fitness will offer...

Latino Lubbock shares something sweet

LUBBOCK, Texas — Make sure to stop in the Frisco Bakery next time you are in Plainview. This family run business serves more than baked goods. Frisco’s has been open for 61 years and proud to serve only fresh and authentic food.

Naz FFA headed for state

Nazareth FFA teams competed in the Area contests, with four earning a trip to the state competition. Judging contests was held Saturday at the Texas Tech Animal and Food Science Building. The Naz horse judging team came out with a first in district, fourth at the TTU contest out of...

2nd Saturday happening this weekend

This weekend marks the next 2 nd Saturday event. This months' theme is "Antiques and 'Thrift' Day." The day will begin with a 5K race through downtown hosted by the Plainview Junior Service League. The starting line will be at The Broadway Brew. Those interested can enter the race for $35. Additional information about it is available at . Activities will continue at 10 a.m. The day's theme provides a spotlight on the 11 antique shops. Downtown businesses are anticipated to have sidewalk sales as guests visit the stores.