Grieving parents say priest condemned their son at funeral because he committed suicide

Catholic officials say the priest won’t be preaching at funerals for the foreseeable future and will undergo training on how to become a more effective minister.
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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.


Buckner Midland Christmas Party brings cheer to more than 200 families

1 transported to hospital after Hwy 191 crash

EZ-Rider Odessa Route 3 to close all day Dec. 15

DPS responds to 2-vehicle fatality crash in Winkler County

  Odessa attorney speaks out against service provider AT&T

Odessa attorney files lawsuit against service provider AT&T
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Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Ryan Zinke , the 52nd Secretary of the Interior, was tapped by Trump in December 2016.

West Texas Food Bank prepares for Empty Bowls 2019

No dogs tested from Odessa Animal Shelter were found to have distemper

City of Midland builds bridge to replace low water crossing on Carver Street

Midland Crime Stopppers in search of theft suspect

MFD promotes first female engineer

MPD selects Chief Herman as new police chief

Permian Basin Weekend 12/14-12/16: Events for the whole family

EZ-Rider Midland Route 5 closed due to driver shortage

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Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage

Saturday is the deadline for ACA coverage in most of the country.


  Midland High Lady Dawgs beat Fort Stockton

  Permian holds off El Paso Americas for the win

UTPB to hold their first toy toss

Lady Falcons defeat Arlington Baptist

  MHS Alum earns NAIA All-American honors

Christoper Carrillo graduated from Midland High in 2015. He just wrapped up his senior season with Langston University Football was selected to the NAIA All-American Honorable Mention team.


  Restaurant Report: One low performer in Odessa

TxDOT prepares roads for freezing weather

Wingstop donates $2,500 to Midland family after fire claims their home

Nationwide bomb threat effects New Mexico hospital district

TRAFFIC ALERT: DPS working crash at Loop 338, 52nd

The Texas Department of Public Safety is working a multiple vehicle crash at 52nd Street and Loop 338.
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  Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas ruled that the rest of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, was inextricably linked to the individual mandate, and so the whole law is unconstitutional.

High Sky Children’s Ranch, Trinity School join forces to fill pajama closet

Snow in the Permian Basin

City of Midland December sales tax revenue totals over $4M

EZ-Rider Odessa Route 5 closing early Thursday