Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc., had an average of 185 rigs in operation during November.
The total is 24 more than the November 2017 total of 161 and four more than October 2018’s 181 rigs.
An Oklahoma man died Wednesday afternoon from injuries received in a one-vehicle rollover about 12 miles south of Snyder.
A pre-trial hearing on additional felony charges against a Snyder couple stemming from the January 2016 shooting deaths of two men will be held Friday afternoon in 132nd District Court.
In 2017, at the age of five, Snyder’s Tyler Smith was diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder and Chiari I Malformation.
The new-look Board of County Development elected new officers during Wednesday morning’s meeting.
State sales tax revenue totaled $2.998 billion in November, 7.7 percent more than in November 2017.
A strong cold front is expected to bring cold temperatures and a wintry mix of precipitation to Scurry County beginning Thursday.