The Fifth Region of the Texas Dept. of Public Safety -- which
encompasses most of the South Plains and Panhandle of the Lone Star
State -- has the presence of 10 gangs and cliques, according to a 2015
Gang Threat Assessment analysis released by the state law enforcement
agency earlier this week.
Closer to home, Brownfield Police Chief Tony Serbantez confirmed with
the Brownfield News on Friday that his officers keep an eye on several
known gang members.
The Brownfield Cubs survived a fourth quarter scare Friday to win
their second game of the season on the road against the Midland
Greenwood Rangers, 46-41, in a game that was up in the air until the
The Brownfield Cubs opened the 2015 football season in style Friday
with a convincing -- although far from perfect -- win over 4A Fort
Tension was palpable Thursday as the HOT Funds oversight committee
discussed the funding eligibility of a Chamber of Commerce wine event
held last month.