Local Groups Recognized for Serving the Hispanic Community

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - As you may already know Monday is Cinco de Mayo.

On this day in 1862, the Mexican Army's victory over the French at Puebla delaying the take over of Mexico City.

To celebrate, the City of Odessa and local Hispanic organizations held a banquet at La Margarita Restaurant.

Mayor Larry Melton honored the successes of these groups over the last year.

NewsWest 9 and Telemundo 20 got an award for our participation in the Children's Miracle Network Telethon.