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 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.
Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., is accepting registration for a variety of summer camps and activities.
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.
The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled Summer Art Camps for kids, ages 6-12.
The Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, 1500 I-20 West, Midland, has scheduled Movie Maker Mondays for children ages 6-12 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the first and third Mondays in June and July.
Grief Share Support Group offers a free grief support group meetings, “Walking With You,” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at Home Hospice, 619 N. Grant Ave., Suite 120. Call 580-9990.
Iglesia Bautista Jerusalem, 1449 S. Sam Houston Ave., has scheduled “In the Wild: Amazing Encounters with Jesus” VBS for kids ages 4 and up from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 17-21.
First Baptist Church has scheduled an evening community Bible study for young adults (age 18 and up) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 17, June 24 and July 1 by Starbucks at Market Street, 4950 E. 42nd St.
West Texas Dance Club has scheduled dance nights with a live band from 7:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. Mondays at 208 E. VFW Lane.
An Odessa pathologist was arrested Monday after he was reportedly in possession of child pornography.
A 31-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after he reportedly offered a $500 bribe to a person that works at the Adult Probation Office to not test his urine.
A 62-year-old Odessa pastor was arrested Monday for the second time in four days after he reportedly sexually assaulted eight boys multiple times who were between 10 and 16 years old.
A local restaurant closure continues after operators failed to provide a sanitary environment and food fit for human consumption.
A woman was arrested Sunday after she reportedly left two 2-year-old boys unattended for an hour and half while drugs and drug paraphernalia were found inside the residence.
The father of the two boys that were reportedly left unattended by their mother for an hour and half while drugs and drug paraphernalia were found inside the residence was arrested on Wednesday.
A 29-year-old man was recently indicted by an Ector County grand jury in connection to the stabbing death of his 33-year-old boyfriend.
WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman who police say was driving drunk will not be cited with a DUI because her vehicle of choice was a toy truck.
Gustavo Jimenez can often be found at 6 a.m. every morning in the back of his restaurant, preparing food, sauces and marinades. These are used for recipes he crafted himself about 30 years ago, and they’re now being used for his new restaurant, El Pollo Riendo.
The 1988 football season was far from perfect, at least by Permian's lofty standards.
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For the second year running, Anika Gundlapalli, a reserved 11-year-old sixth-grader at Nimitz Middle School, returned to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.
For the second time, Madison Johnson, a Compass Academy Charter School student, participates in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
A crane operator lifts and moves a red oak tree to a hole on Thursday morning near the entrance of the Marriott Hotel & Convention Center.
CEO and founder of IDEA Public Schools, Tom Torkelson, speaks at the Sewell Leadership Event.
TxDOT Meeting press conference
The Building of the Southwest was demolished by implosion at 8 a.m. March 16, 2019, in Midland.
New Odessa Fire Rescue rookie firefighter Filmon Navarrette talks about his new job.
Penwell Knights Raceway Rebuild in Progress
Three Ector County Sheriff's Department deputies wounded, all in good condition.
OCTECHS held a Rube Goldberg Fair Friday, with 9th grade students using the laws of physics to make their machines perfoms tasks. Visitors viewing the machines were asked to judge them using an online poll.
Satin Strings students from Permian High School have been performing for elementary students throughout ECISD this week. Today the group performed for the kids at Barbara Jordan Elementary.
Former President George W. Bush tears up while eulogizing his father, George H.W. Bush, at a state funeral in Washington. The 43rd president said his father, the 41st president, taught him how to lead.
Via Fox News: George H.W. Bush's state funeral service will be held at the Washington National Cathedral. George W. Bush will deliver a eulogy for his father. President Trump and Mrs. Trump will be in attendance along with the former presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter. Trump has declared this day as a National Day of Mourning.
George H.W. Bush enlisted in the U.S. Naval Reserve on June 13, 1942, on his 18th birthday after the attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941. He had preflight training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and became one of the youngest naval aviators. He was commissioned as an ensign in the U.S. Naval Reserve June 9, 1943, days before his 19th birthday.
The Permian Panthers resumed a playoff tradition today by marching the halls of the school post pep rally led by the Mojo Band. The football team takes on El Paso Coronado at 7:30 tonight at Ratliff Stadium.
First Permian Panthers touchdown of the game at Ratliff Stadium. The Panthers won the game 38-10.
The Permian High School Symphony Orchestra performed "A Tribute to John Williams" at the 17th annual Spooktacular concert Tuesday night at the MCM Grande Hotel and Fundome. The piece includes music from "Star Wars," "Jaws," "Superman," "Indiana Jones" and "ET."
The UIL Area 6 marching contest concluded Oct. 27 at Ratliff Stadium with Pebble Hills and El Paso Montwood advancing to the state finals contest. Pebble Hills finished first and #Permian tied with El Paso Montwood for second but Montwood advanced with three of five judges ranking Montwood higher.
Permian goes up 21-0 in the second quarter against Midland High. The Permian drive started with linebacker Tanner Adams’ second interception of the game. Permian won the game 34-7 against Midland High on Friday night at Ratliff Stadium. The Panthers also clinched a playoff berth
The Permian Panthers 2018 Halloween pep rally took place Oct. 26 in the Permian Fieldhouse prior to the Midland High vs. Permian game at Ratliff Stadium later that day.
Permian High School Panther Marching Band earned a Division I rating at the UIL Region 6 marching contest on Oct. 20, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
The Midland High School Bulldog Marching Band earned a Division I rating at the UIL Region 6 marching contest on Oct. 20, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
The Midland Lee High School Rebel Marching Band earned a Division I rating at the UIL Region 6 marching contest on Oct. 20, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
The Odessa High School Broncho Marching Band earned a Division I rating at the UIL Region 6 marching contest on Oct. 20, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
The Odessa High School Broncho Band performs at the pregame and halftime at the Buckeye, Ariz., Union Hawks vs. the OHS Bronchos game that began at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The first 2018 home Odessa High touchdown came on the first play from scrimmage for the Bronchos. The Bronchos won the game 63-7.
OHS Bronchos at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The Odessa High Bronchos take the field and kickoff. The Bronchos won the game 63-7 against the visiting Buckeye, Ariz., Union Hawks Sept. 7, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
First 2018 OHS touchdown at Ratliff. Buckeye, Ariz., Union Hawks vs. the OHS Bronchos at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The first 2018 home Odessa High touchdown came on the first play from scrimmage for the Bronchos. The Bronchos won the game 63-7.
The 2018 Odessa High School Homecoming Pep Rally took place in the OHS Fieldhouse Sept. 7, 2018 prior to the scheduled game between the Buckeye, Ariz., Union Hawks vs. the OHS Bronchos at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7, 2018, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
The Permian Panthers Mojo Marching Band performs at its first halftime of the 2018 season Aug. 31, 2018, during the DeSoto vs. Permian game at Ratliff Stadium.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A humpback whale that has become an unusual presence in San Francisco Bay may be ill.
MILAN (AP) — Youthful dressing and streetwear were in focus on the third day of Milan Fashion Week previews of (mostly) menswear for next spri…
The Ector County Independent School District School Nutrition is offering healthy Summer Food Service Program meals at no cost …
Students Amaya Villanueva, 10th grader at Falcon Early College High School and Sofia Patino, fifth grader at Milam Elementary, …