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Traffic Alert: I-20 Eastbound lanes backed up in Odessa

Odessa, TX (Fox 24/Big 2) - I-20 Eastbound lanes are backed up in Odessa, TX due to an accident.

YOURBASIN.COM - 2018-09-18 12:48:04

Men steal $22,330 of merchandise from Odessa Smoker's Outlet

The first suspect is described as a black male wearing a gray shirt, gray sweat pants, black Nike shoes, and white rag covering his face. The second suspect is described as a black male wearing a blue hoodie, blue sweat pants, a black skull cap, and a white rag covering his face. The third suspect i

CBS7.COM - 2018-09-17 15:12:00

Odessa woman killed in Sunday crash

ECTOR COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) - A 57-year-old Odessa woman was killed on Sunday following a crash just north of town, according to a release from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

YOURBASIN.COM - 2018-09-17 21:36:58

West Odessa Fire Chief and Treasurer arrested

WEST ODESSA --The Chief and Treasurer of the West Odessa Volunteer Fire Department have been arrested and charged on Monday.According to the Ector County Sheriff's Office website, Sean Dixon and Stacie DeMoss have both been charged with Tampering/Fabricating Physical Evidence with Intent to Impair,

CBS7.COM - 2018-09-17 14:10:00

OPD: Arrest made in connection with shot fired in North Odessa

Odessa Police arrested Danielle Breanna Gore, date of birth 02/08/1995, on 9-14-18 at approximately 1145 hours for two counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”.

ODESSA AMERICAN ONLINE - 2018-09-17 09:39:00

Odessa mother concerned after man allegedly tries to lure her daughter away

ODESSA --Police are investigating an alleged child enticement case in Odessa.A mother has reached out to CBS7 looking for answers after she says a man tried to lure her 3-year-old daughter out of her vehicle at a local grocery store parking lot.The Odessa Police Department tells CBS7 that they are l

CBS7.COM - 2018-09-17 14:18:00

Odessa woman dies in crash on Highway 385

ECTOR COUNTY --An Odessa woman passed away and two men were hurt in a crash along Highway 385 Sunday morning.According to DPS, their troopers responded to a call of a crash eight miles north of Odessa around 2:19 a.m.When the troopers arrived at the scene they found a crash involving a Dodge Ram and

CBS7.COM - 2018-09-17 16:29:00

Texas to remove Helen Keller from curriculum - CNN Video

Texas to remove Helen Keller from curriculumCuomo Prime TimeTexas students may no longer have to learn about Hillary Clinton, Barry Goldwater and Helen Keller in social studies class. Dallas Morning News reporter Lauren McGaughy explains why.Source: CNN

CNN - 2018-09-18 03:38:09

West Odessa Volunteer Chief, treasurer charged

ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) - The West Odessa Volunteer Fire Chief and the treasurer have both been arrested and charged with tampering, according to court records.

YOURBASIN.COM - 2018-09-17 20:34:53

Odessa police investigating motorcycle crash

ODESSA --Odessa police are investigating a motorcycle crash that sent a man to the hospital over the weekend.On Saturday officers with the Odessa Police Department responded to a call of a major crash at State Highway 191 and Billy Hext.There they found that an accident involving a Chevy Trail Blaze

CBS7.COM - 2018-09-17 10:52:00

Odessan back to serve community

He and his wife, Laura, who is an ophthalmologist with Drs. Tom Turner and Alan Smith, made the decision together. Farber works with the Odessa Heart Institute.

ODESSA AMERICAN ONLINE - 2018-09-17 08:57:00

One injured in weekend motorcycle crash

While investigating, officers learned that a motorcycle rider, Willie Keith, failed to control his speed and collided with the back of a Chevrolet Trailblazer, according to a release.

YOURBASIN.COM - 2018-09-17 15:17:39

$2.5M bond for Border Patrol agent in killings of 4 in Texas

1 of 5 This image provided by the Webb County Sheriff's Office shows Juan David Ortiz, a U.S. Border Patrol supervisor who was jailed Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, on a $2.5 million bond in Texas, accused in the killing of at least four women. Ortiz was nabbed early Saturday after a string of violence ag

AP - 2018-09-17 02:24:11

Odessa man killed in crash near Fort Stockton

PECOS COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) - A 26-year-old Odessa man was killed following a crash near Fort Stockton, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.


Odessa mother indicted on charges of killing 3-month-old daughter

ECTOR COUNTY --A woman charged in the murder of her 3-month-old daughter has now been indicted.On Monday, September 10 19-year-old Klarissa Ramirez was indicted by an Ector County grand jury for Capital Murder and Injury to a Child.On April 6 authorities responded to Medical Center Hospital for a ca



Texas Food Establishment Rules now use a 3, 2, 1 point system (no longer 5, 4, or 3), equating to Priority violations (3 points), Priority Foundation violations (2 Points) and Core violations (1 point).


City of Odessa, Vital Care hosts Ice Cream 5K Fun Run

ODESSA, TX (KWES) -City of Odessa Parks and Recreation and Vital Care are hosting an Ice Cream 5K Fun Run.The race is scheduled for 9 a.m. Sept. 15 at Sherwood Park, 4819 N Everglade Ave.Racers will be awarded with an ice cream sandwich at the end of the race.The first 50 people to preregister will


Midland Police searching for suspected kidnaper

The girl told police she noticed a black, Ford, four-door pickup parked in the alley near the dumpster.


Top Photos From Texas Tech's 63-49 Win Over Houston

You have to give Houston some credit with some great throws and catches that were difficult to defend, but in the end Texas Tech got enough stops, nine to be exact, including four three and outs, to get the big victory heading into Big 12 play.

247SPORTS - 2018-09-16 17:50:18

Two seek District 5 seat Gonzales helping Gonzalez campaign

Gonzalez was also born and raised in Odessa. He also previously worked for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, and his family runs Jalisco Mexican Restaurant No. 1, 2604 N. Grandview Ave. Gonzalez said he wants to bring new blood into the city council, and tackle issues such as i