Change in Leadership at WTMPA - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

9/24/03

Change in Leadership at WTMPA

On Tuesday, City Councilman Tom Martin said Lubbock would continue to do business with the West Texas Municipal Power Agency, as long as long as "Ty" Cooke was no longer in charge. Wednesday, Cooke stepped down. Former Lubbock City Councilman Alex "Ty" Cooke retired as chairman of WTMPA on Wednesday morning.

City of Lubbock Continues Relationship with WTMPA Based on Changes
The West Texas Municipal Power Agency, a south plains power purchasing cooperative, may be sending it's chairman packing.
More >>

The WTMPA came under fire last September, amidst allegations of money mismanagement. Also on Wednesday, board members elected a new president, vice-president, and treasurer; placing Floydada City Manager, Gary Brown, at the helm.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused

    US general says illegal nuclear launch order can be refused

    Saturday, November 18 2017 6:09 PM EST2017-11-18 23:09:48 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 5:21 AM EST2017-11-19 10:21:55 GMT

    The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command says an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.

    The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command says an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal.

  • Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul

    Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul

    Friday, November 17 2017 11:39 PM EST2017-11-18 04:39:35 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 5:20 AM EST2017-11-19 10:20:58 GMT

    GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore's wife is standing by her embattled man, and she has gathered other Alabama women to his cause _ but not everyone is sticking with him.

    GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore's wife is standing by her embattled man, and she has gathered other Alabama women to his cause _ but not everyone is sticking with him.

  • Why some people just can't wait to decorate

    Why some people just can't wait to decorate

    Sunday, November 19 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-11-19 07:01:19 GMT
    Sunday, November 19 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-11-19 07:01:19 GMT

     Emotionally, jumping ahead on decking the halls could be a positive thing, some psychologists say. It’s all about retrieving fond childhood memories.

     Emotionally, jumping ahead on decking the halls could be a positive thing, some psychologists say. It’s all about retrieving fond childhood memories.

Powered by Frankly