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GOOD NEWS: OPD Honor Guard

GOOD NEWS: OPD Honor Guard

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The Odessa Police Department Honor Guard attended the Lubbock Regional Peace Officer & First Responder Memorial May 21 in Lubbock. The ser…

GOOD NEWS: Gift boosts Big Bend museum’s campaign

GOOD NEWS: Gift boosts Big Bend museum’s campaign

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ALPINE A $50,000 gift from Heritage Award honoree John Poindexter has provided an early boost to the Museum of the Big Bend’s Complex Capital …

GOOD NEWS: Mission Patch Winners

GOOD NEWS: Mission Patch Winners

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Students Amaya Villanueva, 10th grader at Falcon Early College High School and Sofia Patino, fifth grader at Milam Elementary, were recognized…

GOOD NEWS: Proclamation

GOOD NEWS: Proclamation

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On May 14, Mayor David Turner officially proclaimed Motorcycle Awareness month in the city of Odessa. There to receive the proclamation was Ma…

GOOD NEWS: Donation

GOOD NEWS: Donation

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Girl Scout Troop 27635 recently donated $1,000 and some much needed supplies to the Humane Society of Odessa. Accepting the check was Heather …

Marriage

MATTER OF RECORD: June 6 through June 14

MATTER OF RECORD: June 6 through June 14

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Matter of Record is a weekly listing of publicly available records at the Ector County Courthouse of marriage applications and divorces.

MATTER OF RECORD: May 31 through June 6

MATTER OF RECORD: May 31 through June 6

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Matter of Record is a weekly listing of publicly available records at the Ector County Courthouse of marriage applications and divorces.

MATTER OF RECORD: May 24  through May 31

MATTER OF RECORD: May 24 through May 31

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Matter of Record is a weekly listing of publicly available records at the Ector County Courthouse of marriage applications and divorces.

MATTER OF RECORD: May 16  through May 23

MATTER OF RECORD: May 16 through May 23

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Matter of Record is a weekly listing of publicly available records at the Ector County Courthouse of marriage applications and divorces.

MATTER OF RECORD: May 10 through May 17

MATTER OF RECORD: May 10 through May 17

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Matter of Record is a weekly listing of publicly available records at the Ector County Courthouse of marriage applications and divorces.

Pets

PET OF THE WEEK: Red

PET OF THE WEEK: Red

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Red, a 1- to 2-year-old male Heeler mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. Red is friendly loves affection from people and he is also grea…

PET OF THE WEEK: Cliff

PET OF THE WEEK: Cliff

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Cliff, a 1-year-old male Labrador mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. Cliff loves affection from people and he is also great with other…

PET OF THE WEEK: Duchess

PET OF THE WEEK: Duchess

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Duchess, a 3 year-old female Chi-weenie, needs to be adopted into a good home. To adopt Duchess or any of the other pets at the Humane Society…

PET OF THE WEEK: Anna

PET OF THE WEEK: Anna

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Anna, a 2-year-old female believed to be a Pit Bull mix, needs a second chance to find her forever home. She had a home but was picked up as a…

PET OF THE WEEK: Max

PET OF THE WEEK: Max

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Max, a young male orange and white kitten, needs to find his forever home. He is great with other cats and kittens. Max is fully vetted and wi…

Upcoming events

  • Today, June 20, 2019
  • OPD's 26th Session of the Citizen's Police Academy

    The Odessa Police Department has scheduled the 26th session of the Citizen's Police Academy from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday nights, beginning Aug. 1 through Nov. 14.

  • Camp Fire West Texas - Summer Day Camp

    Camp Fire West Texas has scheduled a Summer Day Camp for children ages 5-12 from 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, May 28 through Aug. 9 at Buice Elementary School, 1800 E. 87th St.

  • Summer Camps for Kids at Odessa College

    Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., is accepting registration for a variety of summer camps and activities.

  • ECISD Summer Meal Program

    The Ector County Independent School District School Nutrition is offering heatlhy Summer Food Service Program meals at no cost to children 18 years and younger.

  • Summer Science Camps for Kids (ages 6-8)

    The Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, 1500 I-20 West, Midland, has scheduled summer science camps for children ages 6-8.

  • Summer Art Camps for Kids

    The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled Summer Art Camps for kids, ages 6-12.

  • VBS: It's a Praise Party

    Connection Christian Church, 4241 Tanglewood Lane, has scheduled “It's a Praise Party!” VBS for kids ages 4 through fifth grade from 9:30 a.m. to noon June 18-21.

  • “Candelilla, Coatlicue and the Breathing Machine” Exhibition

    Ballroom Marfa, 108 E. San Antonio St., Marfa, has scheduled “Candelilla, Coatlicue and the Breathing Machine,” an exhibition with newly commissioned and existing works by Beatriz Cortez, Candice Lin and Fernando Palma Rodríguez, April 5 through the end of September.   

  • Novel Tea: Women's Ministry Book Club

    First Baptist Church, 709 N. Lee Ave., has scheduled Novel Tea, a women's ministry book club, at 6:30 p.m. June 20 in the commons.

  • Music Night with Charles Silverman

    The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled Music Night with songwriter and guitarist Charles Silverman from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 20.

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Top Businesses

OA Advertising

OA Advertising

tel. 432-333-7602

222 E. 4th Street, Odessa, TX 79760

Print and Digital Advertising couldn't be easier. The Odessa American delivers world-class journalism to the Permian Basin’s most influential audiences. We specialize in connecting our engaged consumers to marketers by utilizing OA print, mobile, digital, social media and high-level live event platforms. This allows us to present unparalleled advertising and sponsorship opportunities for brands looking to reach a high-quality consumer and alignment with best-in-class content.   Whether you’re a local store owner looking to promote your business or a corporate marketer responsible for multiple locations, we offer a suite of solutions that deliver the leads you desire.     Find out what opportunities are available on our multi-channel platforms for your brand. Download our Digital Media Guide today.

Basin Podiatry

Basin Podiatry

tel. 432-550-3668

2626 JBS Parkway, Odessa, TX 79761

We provide high quality medical care for your feet and ankles. Patient care is our top priority. Our goal is to provide excellent medical care of the foot and ankle in a Christian and patient environment. Our number one priority is patient care and to see that you feel comfortable in our office. We want you to know that we will go above and beyond to accommodate all of our patients!

John's Corner

John's Corner

tel. 432-362-0004

3827 N Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79762

John's Corner in Odessa TX John's Corner is a landscaping and nursery garden solutions company located in Odessa, TX. John's specializes in various gardening areas such as: organic solutions, flowers, house plants, beddings plants, trees, shrubs, ground cover, and much more. With the correct guidance and solutions, John's employees are equipped with the knowledge and experience to improve your gardening area. Our garden center is based in the vicinity of Ector & Midland Counties, so if your garden is undergoing rough times, we have the products to help. These products include; Ferti-lome, Soil Mender, Roundup, Turfmark, Scott’s Ortho, Green Light, and Hi-yield.Our reputation speaks for itself; John’s Corner has won Best Nursery in the Odessa American Reader’s Choice Poll for 10 years in a row. If you are located in Andrews, Odessa, Midland, Permian Basin, or Ector County, we are here to fulfill all of your gardening or landscaping needs.

Odessa American

Odessa American

tel. 432-337-4661

222 E 4th St, Odessa, TX 79761

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Local People

What's Going On June 20

What's Going On June 20

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ODESSA

German cabin crew union threatens strike in July over pay

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BERLIN (AP) — A union representing German cabin crew is threatening to stage a strike at the height of the summer travel season amid negotiati…

Community

PET OF THE WEEK: Red

PET OF THE WEEK: Red

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Red, a 1- to 2-year-old male Heeler mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. Red is friend…

PET OF THE WEEK: Cliff

PET OF THE WEEK: Cliff

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Cliff, a 1-year-old male Labrador mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. Cliff loves aff…

GOOD NEWS: OPD Honor Guard

GOOD NEWS: OPD Honor Guard

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The Odessa Police Department Honor Guard attended the Lubbock Regional Peace Officer & First Responder Memorial May 21 in L…

GOOD NEWS: Gift boosts Big Bend museum’s campaign

GOOD NEWS: Gift boosts Big Bend museum’s campaign

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ALPINE A $50,000 gift from Heritage Award honoree John Poindexter has provided an early boost to the Museum of the Big Bend’s C…