Thursday on The Chad Hasty Show, James Arnold, President of Lubbock's American Bank of Commerce joined the show to talk about the state of the economies of Lubbock and the South Plains.

Arnold and Hasty discussed the effects of lowered student attendance at Texas Tech University in the summer, home sales, agriculture, and new services being offered by ABC Bank.

Providing an overall summary of the local economy situation, Arnold said,

The Lubbock economy is as good as it's ever been right now.

Listen to the entire interview with James Arnold in the video above.

For more information on American Bank of Commerce, visit their website here.

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