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Making Visible the Globe-warming Gases of the Permian's Fracking Boom
There is anLEDsign at a Chase Bank in downtown Midland, Texas, the heart of the Permian Basin, which quantifies the current oil boom. It alternates between current rig count, the price of oil, and the price of gasoline. On October 30, the day I arrived, the sign informed me there were 1,068 drilling
Federal Jury Acquits Lubbock Businessman in Bribery Case
Friday evening (Nov. 9), a San Antonio federal jury acquitted a Lubbock businessman, who was accused of conspiring to bribe a county judge in West Texas.
Lubbock businessman testifies he didn’t know Uresti was splitting fee
According to theSan Antonio Express-News, a Lubbock businessman claims he didn't know a $10,000 monthly consulting fee his company paid a former state lawmaker, was going to a former judge.
Vernon Farthing III found not guilty in bribery case
According to theSan Antonio Business Journal, Uresti admitted receiving $10,000 a month from Farthing to be a “marketing consultant.” Uresti would then give Galindo $5,000 of that money as a bribe.
Traffic Alerts: Nov. 12
Here is a look at several traffic projects going on throughout the Basin:WINKLER COUNTY: Delays will continue on SH 302 during the week of Nov. 12 as workers continue to make repairs between Kermit and the Ector County line, weather permitting. Lane closures necessary.WINKLER COUNTY: Delays to traff
Man on probation elected as county commissioner
To avoid jail time, Thompson took two years of probation, and was asked to resign from his position by the state attorney general’s office.
Texas High School Playoff Bi-District Round matchups
1AThursdayRopes vs. Grady, 7:30 pm (Borden County High School)Wilson vs. Anton, 7:30 pm (Anton High School)Jayton vs. Throckmorton, 7:30 pm (Trent High School)FridayBorden County vs. Morton, 6:00 pm (O'Donnell High School)Motley County vs. Groom, 7:00 pm (Happy High School)Petersburg vs. McLean, 7:3
Serial killer suspected in more than 90 slayings charged in Texas cold case
A serial killer convicted in the deaths of three women and suspected in dozens more was recently charged with murder in a Texas cold case from 1994, officials said Tuesday. Samuel Little In several interviews with a Texas Ranger in May, Samuel Little provided details that showed he was in Odessa
Mother of Monahans murder victim reveals new details
MONAHANS --Last Friday a woman, 37-year-old LaTashia McPeake, was found dead behind a Monahans church, shocking the community. CBS7 sat down with her family to discuss their grief, and how they’ll remember LaTashia.
Centennial Replenishes Permian Delaware Inventory with Eye on Boosting Oil Volumes
“Centennial delivered another quarter of solid operating results driven by strong well performance and cost control,” CEO Mark Papa said during a conference call Tuesday to discuss results. “Our operations team continues to generate some of the best wells in the Permian Basin while maintaining one o
Centennial Resource Development Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial and Operational Results
DENVER, Nov. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Centennial Resource Development, Inc. (“Centennial” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CDEV) today announced financial and operational results for the third quarter 2018.
Suspect identified in Monahans murder investigation
MONAHANS --Authorities have identified a suspect charged in connection to thedeath of a womanin Monahans.Jeremy Joel Ray McPeake has been charged with Murder, a 1st Degree Felony.Early Friday morning Monahans police found the body of Latosha McPeake in the driver's seat of a car after it crashed beh
Acquisitions Elevate EagleClaw Midstream to Largest Pure-Play Delaware Midstream Provider - Oil & Gas 360
EagleClaw Midstream is now the largest pure-play, privately-held Delaware Basin midstream business, after its concurrent acquisition of Caprock Midstream Holdings and Pinnacle Midstream, which were announced today.
Traffic alerts: Nov. 6
Here is a look at some of the road projects going on this week in the Basin.PECOS COUNTY: Crew will be working today on US 190 near Iraan between mile markers 284 & 285. Lane closures necessary. Please slow down and obey flaggers and follow pilot car.REEVES COUNTY: Crew will be working Wednesday and
Fort Stockton beats Sweetwater; 1 win away from playoffs
2018 Football Standings 4A-Div. 2 District 1TEAM/DISTRICT/OVERALLGreenwood 6-0, 8-2Snyder 4-1, 7-2Fort Stockton 3-2, 7-2Lamesa 3-2, 3-6Monahans 2-3, 4-5Sweetwater 1-4, 1-8Pecos 0-5, 1-7Friday's Results:• Greenwood 28, Fort Stockton 6• Snyder 45, Sweetwater 14• Lamesa 33, Pecos 7• Monahans: OpenNov.
District 23 candidate to visit Alpine, Pecos
She will then travel to Pecos and will be at the Reeves County Library, 315 South Oak Street, from 4:10 p.m. to 5 p.m.