Take a look at the news in and around Odessa on Tuesday, May 22. Find complete local news coverage in the Odessa American every day, online at oaoa.com and our daily E-Edition at myoaoa.com.
1. The Odessa City Council will consider approving a $445,000 contract today for a traffic study intended to guide the city’s transportation planning.
2. Jury selection began today for a trial of one of four teenagers accused of robbing a Big Lots at gunpoint in August.
3. Election Day for the May joint primary runoff elections began at 7 a.m. today.
4. The Odessa College Board of Trustees will consider a tax abatement agreement with Oberon Solar at its meeting set for 6:30 p.m. today (May 22) in the Zant Room on the second floor of the Saulsbury Campus Center, 201 W. University Blvd.
5. IN SPORTS: After the first round of the Class 4A girls golf state championship Monday at Slick Rock Golf Course at Horseshoe Bay, Andrews tallied a team score of 317 to hold a 21-shot lead over Abilene Wylie for first place.