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  1. Serial killer admits to Odessa woman's 1994 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    According to the Ector County District Attorney's Office, Samuel McDowell, AKA Samuel Little, confessed to killing Denise Christie Brothers in February 1994. District Attorney Bobby Bland tells us Little is linked to over 90 cases, 30 of which authorities have already confirmed.

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  2. Odessa City Council considering Torchy's Tacos dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOSA

    As Odessa City Council continues attempts to revitalize downtown, they may approve an agreement with Torchy's Tacos to bring the popular Mexican restaurant chain to Odessa the Odessa American reports . The agenda states the council will consider approval of a chapter 380 agreement between the city and Torchy's Tacos for the purpose of economic development in downtown Odessa.

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  3. 'They Are My Men': A 50-Year Veterans Reunion Helped My Dad Process A Brutal BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | National Public Radio

    ... in the Battle of Ben Cui in Vietnam. The ceremony took place at the gravesite of Staff Sgt. Marvin Rex Young in Odessa, Texas. Kara Frame/NPR hide caption Not a day goes by that my dad, former Army Staff Sgt. Tom Frame, doesn't think about the men ...

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  4. Staff Sgt. Tom Frame, the author's father, stands at right in this 1968 snapshot from Vietnam.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... day with his fellow soldiers would somehow help him come to terms with it. This past August, my parents and I met in Odessa, Texas, and went together to the Sunrise Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home, where Rex Young is buried. We gathered with the ...

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  5. 5. Odessa, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Originally an oil town, Odessa has seen diversification efforts from energy to logistics in recent years, capitalizing on the city's connection to the road and rail links in West Texas. This has led to Odessa becoming the home to distribution centers for Family Dollar and Coca-Cola, as well as new energy facilities, such as a coal pollution migration plant, a wind farm, and a new nuclear plant.

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  6. US weekly jobless claims fall slightly in latest weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    New applications for U.S. unemployment fell slightly last week and the number of Americans receiving benefits remained at a 45-year low as strong labor market conditions continued. FILE PHOTO - Job seekers line up at a job fair of an oil services giant Halliburton at the MCM Grande Fundome hotel in Odessa, Texas, U.S., July 19, 2018.

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  7. PBIOS Features Newest Equipment, Latest TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Construction Equipment Guide

    Members of the oil industry gathered at the Ector County Coliseum in Odessa, Texas, Oct. 16 to 18 for the 2018 Permian Basin International Oil Show . The event has been held every two years since World War II and is a means to showcase new technology, equipment and ideas in the industry.

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  8. Chevron's $4 billion profit doubles last year's resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Tim The Ah Chihuahua booth at the 2018 Permian Basin International Oil Show on 10/16/18 at the Ector County Coliseum, Odessa, Texas. Tori Aldana/191 News The Ah Chihuahua booth at the 2018 Permian Basin International Oil Show on 10/16/18 at the ...

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  9. SMITH Jr., HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Dayton Daily News

    SMITH , Jr., Henry Jefferson "Jeff" 61 years, passed away at his home in Oxford, Ohio, on October 27, 2018, surrounded by his family. Jeff is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Margaret Swann Smith, and their three adored children: Sara, of Odessa, TX; Susanna and David, of Oxford, OH.

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  10. Head to West Texas for the country's hottest housing marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | National Mortgage News

    Fueled by the oil and gas boom, home prices in Odessa were up more than 34% year-over-year in September, according to Realtor.com. Fueled by the oil and gas boom, home prices in Odessa, Texas, were up more than 34% year-over-year in September.

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  11. OPD: Officer involved in off-duty shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    An Odessa police officer has been placed on restricted duty following an off-duty officer involved shooting, according to a press release from the Odessa Police Department.

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  12. Cable ONE Business Brings 2 Gig Symmetrical Fiber Internet Service to ColumbusRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 25 | Information Technology

    ... a number of Cable ONE markets outside of Mississippi, including Boise, Idaho; Fargo, North Dakota; Norfolk, Nebraska; Odessa, Texas: and Rio Rancho, New Mexico. Cable ONE Business helps businesses of all sizes increase productivity by providing ...

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  13. Kruse Energy Set for Big Two-Day Auction Oct. 31 to Nov. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Construction Equipment Guide

    Following up on its strong Odessa, Texas, auction earlier this month, Kruse Energy Auctioneers is back with a two-day auction on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 in Oklahoma City, Okla. More than 2,000 items will be sold in the auction for dozens of owners, including assets for BJ Services and Atlas Drilling.

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  14. Home Values in This Texas City Are the Fastest-Growing in the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | Southern Accents

    ... in our region of the country, with the top two in Texas, and number three in Florida. In first place is the town of Odessa, Texas , which saw a 34.4% year-over-year gowth in home value appreciation, with a median listing price of $271,400. Second ...

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  15. Oil's plunge has investors cutting their bullish betsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 21 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Tim The Ah Chihuahua booth at the 2018 Permian Basin International Oil Show on 10/16/18 at the Ector County Coliseum, Odessa, Texas. Tori Aldana/191 News The Ah Chihuahua booth at the 2018 Permian Basin International Oil Show on 10/16/18 at the ...

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  16. Recent editorials from Texas newspapersRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 16 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... a broad coalition of businesses, educators, charitable organizations and volunteers has been working hard through Odessa's Education Partnership to try and help the district improve academic performance. And 76 concerned volunteers from our ...

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  17. Family court judge in West Texas relies on life experiencesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 16 | The Brownsville Herald

    In this Aug. 27, 2018 photo, Judge Sara Kate Billingsley stands in front of the bench in her courtroom in the Ector County Courthouse in Odessa, Texas. In this Aug. 27, 2018 photo, Judge Sara Kate Billingsley poses on the bench in her courtroom in the Ector County Courthouse in Odessa, Texas.

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  18. WRAPUP 2-U.S. industrial output rises; job openings at record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Reuters

    ... partners. Job seekers line up at a job fair of an oil services giant Halliburton at the MCM Grande Fundome hotel in Odessa, Texas, U.S., July 19, 2018. Picture taken on July 19, 2018. REUTERS/Liz Hampton While there are so far few signs the Trump ...

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  19. Humboldt comes up short in OdessaRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2018 | Redwood Times

    A third-quarter rally fell short as the Humboldt State football team lost to UT Permian Basin 36-17 Saturday evening, in Odessa, Texas. The home team jumped out to a 15-0 lead through one quarter of play behind a career-day from quarterback Taylor Null.

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  20. West Texas an 'extraction colony' as oil, gas exports surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | SFGate

    ... is in the middle of an oil boom with thousands of workers in need of housing. A sign along a main thoroughfare in Odessa, Texas, reflects one of the issues facing the West Texas oil town. In the midst of an oil boom, Odessa has trouble finding ...

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