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  1. 1 arrested in connection with arson investigation in OdessaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KXXV-TV Waco

    We're told Odessa police made an arrest in connection to an arson that occurred in South Odessa early Thursday morning. According to Odessa police, an officer was in the 300 block of East 1st Street and observed a maroon Ford Ranger traveling westbound on 1st Street before parking in the 300 block of East 1st Street.

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  2. Flores brothers win Bass Champs 2018 season kick-off on Amistad winning over $25,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | FishingWorld

    ... the highest placing team in a qualified Skeeter. "We just bought our new Skeeter boat last year from Dean's Marine in Odessa, TX. I'm so glad it is already paying off!" They also won $250 from Lowrance and another $200 from Sure-Life. What a way to ...

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  3. Congressman Mike Conaway pitches in at West Texas Food BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Congressman Mike Conaway was in Odessa on Monday. He stopped by the West Texas Food Bank to help some Ector County Independent School District students pack weekend lunch bags.

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  4. Department of Public SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | KXXV-TV Waco

    DPS Troopers tell us, a 2001 Toyota Corolla passenger car was traveling west on State Highway 115, when the vehicle veered off the roadway, overcorrected and rolled. Another passenger in the vehicle, Zeek Mojica, 39, of Odessa was taken to Permian Regional Medical Center in Andrews with life-threatening injuries.

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  5. Work of ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | Texarkana Gazette

    Steve Hilton, a ceramicist and art education faculty member at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, works on one of the 40 clay spheres on Jan. 11 that is part of an exhibit he is creating with help from students and others in the Nancy Fife Cardozier Gallery in the Charles A. Sorber Visual Arts Studios at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin in Odessa, Texas.

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  6. Ten Commandments monument attracts Texas shoppers, not protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Gazette

    ... "belief system, and he is not afraid to share it." The owner, John Bushman, a Marine veteran and businessman from Odessa, Texas, has said he hopes people find "peace and love" in the Ten Commandments. A second granite tablet bearing two of what ...

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  7. Bush paintings on show in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Stars and Stripes

    ... show opens Jan. 20 at the Museum of the Southwest in Midland - a fitting spot as Bush has lived in both Midland and Odessa. An opening reception is scheduled Jan. 19. "While the exhibit was open at the Bush Center, thousands of people had the ...

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  8. The 5 Cities Where Rent Increased the Most in 2017 Will Surprise YouRead the original story

    Friday Jan 5 | The New York Observer

    ... behind the national average. In contrast, the most dramatic price hikes hit some of the most unexpected small cities. Odessa, Texas topped the list with a 33.6 percent increase in average apartment rent, followed by Midland, Texas (28.2 percent), ...

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  9. Restaurant Report: Several top performers for week before ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The week before Christmas proved to be an easy one for health inspectors in Midland and Odessa. There were no low performers in either city for the week of December 18 through December 22. However, there were a few places that had perfect scores for the week.

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  10. Odessa girl raises $7,000 for OPD K9 ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | KOSA

    On Tuesday night Randi presented a $7,000 check to OPD Chief Michael Gerke at the Odessa City Council meeting.

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  11. Mulrooney, Dorothy JoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... following the service will be lunch and fellowship in the church fellowship hall. Jo was born on March 3, 1960 in Odessa, Texas, to Sam and Dorothy Weaver. She was raised in Robinson, Texas. She moved to Anchorage, Alaska, in 1981, where she spent ...

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  12. Odessa College Rodeo Coach ranks highly amongst competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | KXXV-TV Waco

    They say those who can't do - coach, but Odessa College Rodeo Coach C.J. Aragon is proving that he can do much more than participate, he can place. After the first round of the steer wrestling event, Aragon is ranked third amongst his competition.The Idaho native has called Odessa home since 2013 and the volume at the Ector County Coliseum on Saturday night proved it.

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  13. Jets QB McCown weighs issues about his futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Newsday

    ... group is close to reaching the postseason. "The Jets are up and coming, got some pieces," said Williams, who lives in Odessa, Texas. "If he comes back, the arrow is pointing in the right direction but you get a certain age and you want to know what ...

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  14. East Texas man killed, another injured in Ector Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... to rest. One of those people, Austin Alexander, 21, of Gladewater, Texas, was taken to Medical Center Hospital in Odessa where he later died. The driver of the pickup truck, Cody Serviss, 20, of Odessa, was also take to Medical Center Hospital with ...

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  15. Odessa petition seeking to add At-Large council member under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The petition in question was started by "Drain the Swamp Odessa" and is seeking to add an at-large member to the Odessa City Council. "It's illegal to propose at-large systems that will dilute the right of Odessans, especially those from the west and south side.

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  16. Friends of Ector County Library save children's programmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... or they would be highly restricted," said Rebecca Taylor, Director for the Ector County Library. The children of Odessa could have missed out on things like the summer reading program. But that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to how the ...

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  17. Ten Commandments monument attracts Texas shoppers, not protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The Gazette

    ... "belief system and he is not afraid to share it." The owner is John Bushman, a former Marine and businessman from Odessa, Texas, who has said he hopes people find "peace and love" in the Ten Commandments. A second granite tablet bearing two of what ...

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  18. Couple scammed by dog sellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... The buyers attempted to stop the initial payment but the money had already been taken from their account. Police in Odessa, Texas investigated the address of the alleged dog seller business and found it to be a fake. A La Crosse couple was scammed ...

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  19. Rivas Joins Cisco Equipment as Sales RepresentativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Construction Equipment Guide

    Kent Rivas has recently joined Cisco Equipment of Odessa, Texas, as an inside sales representative, according to Kirk Daniel, general manager of Cisco's Odessa operations. A native of West Texas, Rivas had previously worked for Buckhorn Energy in the oilfield waste solution field, and for a company providing rental equipment to the oilfields.

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  20. Power restored to Odessa neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Details are limited but according to ONCOR the outage is near the area of E. 52nd St. and N. Grandview Ave.

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