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MIDLAND The Amarillo Sod Poodles scored seven runs in the second inning and made them stand up, defeating the Midland RockHounds, 7-5, in Game 5 of the Texas League’s South Division championship series Sunday at Security Bank Ballpark.

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The Permian High School Mojo Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "Permian Pictures" at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The show celebr…

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    The Permian High School Mojo Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "Permian Pictures" at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The show celebrates the 60th anniversary of Permian High School. The band received a Division I rating from the judges.

  • OHS Broncho Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    OHS Broncho Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Odessa High School Broncho Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "From One Comes Many" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUjObSi2d-0&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0NkbUc-Zuq_ND2WgrYJZJPIi0vGOGfKy32ikG2MPbiPhcUDsg9G76319Q

  • Midland Lee High Rebel Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    Midland Lee High Rebel Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Midland Lee High School Rebel Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "The Power of One" at 7:15 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GxONB40Kgo&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR310BaoxzFamvKJSP8vIISZCI3ngco7yeSnL5aqRwQ56TPvgWUTSW4QQAk

  • Midland High Bulldog Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    Midland High Bulldog Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Midland High School Bulldog Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "Metamorphosis" at 7 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKpCOiWywpw&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1XFKtoVs1FgxQG-7zzWzxaEnkCLpHeOtmyRHfcE6mgpvr2haE0yd7E5xw

  • Mojo Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    Mojo Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Permian High School Mojo Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "Permian Pictures" at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The show celebrates the 60th anniversary of Permian High School. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIy_vst6aUU&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1yCB2Lds-JKdPCtnkXUycxNld4vEri4uLS44TB0eEE7CcodUC99ou6nHQ

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    DPS chase suspect in residential Odessa

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    Love Conquers Hate

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    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott News Conference on Odessa Mass Shooting

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  • MCH Press Conference

    MCH Press Conference

    Five people are dead and 21 others are injured following a traffic stop on Interstate 20 near Midland where a Department of Public Safety officer was shot by a gunman who then went on a shooting spree Aug. 31, 2019, around Odessa before being shot to death by law enforcement.

  • OPD Press Conference on Shootings Across Odessa and Midland

    OPD Press Conference on Shootings Across Odessa and Midland

    Five people are dead and 21 others are injured following a traffic stop on Interstate 20 near Midland where a Department of Public Safety officer was shot by a gunman who then went on a shooting spree around Odessa Aug. 31, 2019, before being shot to death by law enforcement. OPD Chief Michael Gerke said during a press conference he believed the threat was over.

  • Permian head coach Jeff Ellison

    Permian head coach Jeff Ellison

    Permian head coach Jeff Ellison speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Permian senior Easton Hernandez

    Permian senior Easton Hernandez

    Permian senior quarterback Easton Hernandez speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Odessa High head coach Danny Servance

    Odessa High head coach Danny Servance

    Odessa High head coach Danny Servance speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Odessa High senior Brandton McLendon

    Odessa High senior Brandton McLendon

    Odessa High senior Brandton McLendon speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff.

  • Odessa High senior Ivan Miranda

    Odessa High senior Ivan Miranda

    Odessa High senior Ivan Miranda talks about taking over the reins as the starting quarterback for the upcoming high school football season.

  • Odessa High senior Cade Mendoza

    Odessa High senior Cade Mendoza

    Odessa High senior Cade Mendoza speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff.

  • Midland Lee head coach Clint Hartman

    Midland Lee head coach Clint Hartman

    Midland Lee head coach Clint Hartman talks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Midland Lee senior Karl Taylor

    Midland Lee senior Karl Taylor

    Midland Lee senior Karl Taylor speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff.