Buckner Midland Christmas Party brings cheer to more than 200 families

The annual Buckner Midland Christmas Party brought Christmas cheer to more than 200 children and families served by Buckner International in Midland.

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.
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Trump picks Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

Mulvaney is currently the director of the Office of Management and Budget.


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

Bernie Gonzales, one of two female firefighters currently in the Midland Fire Department, is the first female to journey up the ranks since the Department’s founding 110 years ago.
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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.

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

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

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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.


  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.


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

  DPS identify driver of single-vehicle fatal crash on 1787

DPS is asking drivers to be aware of emergency personnel at the crash. Drivers should watch their speed and be aware of any possible delays or detours that might pop up in the area.
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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

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

  Serial killer Samuel Little pleads guilty to first degree murder, will be sent back to California

Texas Education Agency removes Washington STEM Academy from Improvement Required list

City of Odessa bring in over $6 million in December Sales Tax Revenue

Salvation Army struggles to fill positions, meet 2018 goal