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  1. O'Rourke: Won't go negative ahead of Texas Senate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheMonitor.com

    In this Aug. 25, 2018, file photo, Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz speaks on a variety of topics at the Barn Door Steakhouse in Odessa, Texas. Cruz will have the first of three scheduled debates Friday, Sept.

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  2. Colorado Springs economic growth hits 7-year high in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Gazette

    ... the nation's 383 metropolitan areas. Denver ranked 47th, and the Springs ranked 58th behind top-ranked and oil-rich Odessa, Texas, which grew 12.1 percent from 2016. The Springs area's output, which the federal agency calls gross domestic product, ...

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  3. Roads seen as biggest peril to West Texas growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Finance and Commerce

    ... experience. Turns out, it's just routine work on Highway 302, an 83-mile-long, often single-lane road that runs from Odessa, Texas, home to a variety of oilfield servicers, to Loving County, in the western part of the Permian. It's a stretch that ...

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  4. Faced with a teacher shortage, West Texas school district may be latest to go virtualRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Texas communities settling for hiring some only available via screens. The Ector County school board, which oversees Odessa and its western suburbs, will consider a proposal Tuesday to contract with "virtual teachers" through an Austin-based ...

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  5. Hit the road, Jack: Booming Permian Basin desperately needs workers to build highwaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... experience. Turns out, it's just routine work on Highway 302, an 83-mile-long, often single-lane road that runs from Odessa, Texas, home to a variety of oilfield servicers, to Loving County, in the western part of the Permian. It's a stretch that ...

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  6. Counts formally sworn in as US district judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... investiture -- formal swearing-in -- ceremony for Judge David Counts as presiding U.S. district judge for the Midland/Odessa & Pecos Divisions of the Western District of Texas was Thursday at the Horseshoe Pavilion. Chief Judge Orlando Garcia ...

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  7. Online sports bookie in Texas must serve 3 years, pay $7MRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | KLTV Tyler

    A convicted online bookie in West Texas must serve three years in federal prison and pay $7 million in what prosecutors call an illegal sports gambling and tax scam. Prosecutors say 40-year-old Jose Abelardo Dominguez of Odessa was sentenced Wednesday in Midland.

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  8. More Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | KTEN-TV Denison

    A convicted online bookie in West Texas must serve three years in federal prison and pay $7 million in what prosecutors call an illegal sports gambling and tax scam. Prosecutors say 40-year-old Jose Abelardo Dominguez of Odessa was sentenced Wednesday in Midland.

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  9. Falcon volleyball wins in home opener over Eastern New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | KOSA

    UT Permian Basin improved to 6-4 on the season in picking up an exciting 25-15, 16-25, 25-23, 25-16 Lone Star Conference victory over Eastern New Mexico Tuesday night in their home opener at the UTPB Gym in Odessa. UTPB got some separation in the opening set, scoring five straight points to climb ahead 12-7 early in the first.

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  10. West Houston group's 2060 plan shuns 'business as usual'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Chron

    ... office properties in the Energy Corridor to recover after Hurricane Harvey. HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 30: Rescuers from Odessa, Texas make their way along Eldridge Parkway in the Energy Corridor of west Houston on August 30, 2017 in Houston, Texas. ...

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  11. Beto O'Rourke's F-bombs are highlighted in new Cruz campaign videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Chron

    Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz speaks on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, at the Barn Door Steakhouse in Odessa, Texas. This week, Sen. Ted Cruz Sen. launched an attack ad against his opponent, Democrat Congressman Beto O'Rourke, over a 'no' vote to a bill that included tax relief for Harvey victims.

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  12. Multiple offices closed for Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 3 | KXXV-TV Waco

    September 3 is Labor Day, meaning many offices are closed. Here is a look at some offices in Midland and Odessa that will be closed on Monday.

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  13. Odessa warns motorists of designated 'Safe Zones' on the week of Sept. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | KXXV-TV Waco

    These "Safe Zones" will be at the 1000-1400 blocks of North County Road West, the 1900-2500 blocks of West University, 22nd and Linda Ave., the 2400 block of West 16th St. and all school zones within the city limits. According to the City of Odessa, you can expect to see OPD officers in these areas "in an effort to gain compliance through education and enforcement."

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  14. Genia Lopez at the Permian Basin Fair.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... then I thought it was better if I showed only one thing and focused on one," Lopez,who is a high school student in Odessa, said. Now, Lopez just focuses on raising pigs, and she is gaining hands-on experience for her future career as a veterinary ...

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  15. Trade website: 9 West Texas banks among best in nation to work atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | Amarillo.com

    Nine banks in West Texas, including Amarillo National Bank and Happy State Bank, were chosen as the “Best Banks to Work For” by American Banker, a trade website covering the financial services industry. The other seven banks are City Bank, First United Bank and Peoples Bank, all of Lubbock; Vista Bank of Ralls; First Capital Bank and Security Bank of Midland; and SouthWest Bank of Odessa.

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  16. U.S. rig count increases by 4, Texas stays flatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    File photo of dozens of idle rigs at a Helmerich & Payne yard in Odessa, Texas. The West Texas oil city ranked No.

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  17. Cruz-proposed McAllen Senate debate with O'Rourke looking unlikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | TheMonitor.com

    In this Aug. 25, 2018, file photo, Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz speaks at a town hall event in Odessa, Texas. Cruz faces Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke in the November election.

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  18. Countdown to Kickoff: 3 Days! | Derrick and Sterling ShepardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Crimson And Cream Machine

    ... they make up arguably the greatest father and son combo in OU Athletics history. Derrick Shepard was a native of Odessa, Texas, and in high school, he played QB in a wishbone offense. His talent as a runner was undeniable. He ran with balance, ...

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  19. Setting UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Texarkana Gazette

    Jaime Castillo of Brownsville, Texas, helps erect a 60-by-120-foot tent on the Ector County Coliseum grounds in preparation for the 2018 Permian Basin Fair & Expo, which will run Friday through Sept. 9 in Odessa, Texas.

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  20. Valdez and Abbott will go head-to-head in September debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | MySanAntonio.com

    Lupe Valdez makes a stop Monday, August, 20, 2018 in Odessa for a Lunch with Lupe event at Ajuua's Mexican Restaurant. Jacy Lewis/191 News Lupe Valdez makes a stop Monday, August, 20, 2018 in Odessa for a Lunch with Lupe event at Ajuua's Mexican Restaurant.

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