Lubbock & surrounding counties included in disaster declaration for recent drought

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 60 Texas counties, including Lubbock and surrounding counties, as primary natural disaster areas because of loss and damage in the recent drought.  According to the Brownfield News, qualifying farm and ranch operators will be eligible for emergency loans from the USDA Farm Service Agency. Those qualifying will have until November 11th to apply for loans to help cover their losses.  The counties in the designation include Lu…
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Lubbock appoints Joe Moudy as Deputy Director of Emergency Management

Statement from City of Lubbock:  The City of Lubbock is pleased to announce the appointment of Joe Moudy as Deputy Director of Emergency Management. Moudy is a 13 year veteran of the Lubbock Police Department. During his tenure with the Police Department, Moudy served in the Field Services, Investigative Services and the Support Services bureaus.  In addition to his public safety experience, Moudy brings a vast amount of technological and communications systems knowledge a…
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