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Photo gallery of  Juneteenth's Youth in the Park Saturday morning at Woodson Park. [Read More]
Chico, a 7-year-old male Pomeranian, needs to be adopted into a good home. To adopt Chico or any of the other pets at the Humane... [Read More]
Workers have begun removing the exterior walls of the long vacant Scott Theater, Friday, June 15, 2018. Built in 1959, the theater is located at... [Read More]
Demolition of the Scott Theater in downtown Odessa is under way, seen here June 15, 2018, as the new downtown Odessa hotel and convention center... [Read More]
SHREVEPORT, LA. Sockers FC won its third straight road game Saturday night by defeating the Shreveport Rafters 1-0 in National Premier Soccer League action at... [Read More]
Students in Permian High School's Satin Strings will soon start fundraising for a trip to Scotland and England in July 2019 to participate in the... [Read More]
The last bond election was flatly turned down by the voters. The voters here are pretty smart folks and have assumed the same about the... [Read More]
It has been 21 years since the Black Cultural Council of Odessa started organizing a local event to coincide with Juneteenth, which commemorates June 19,... [Read More]
"It's not tyranny we desire; it's a just, limited, federal government." Alexander Hamilton... [Read More]
You probably anticipated that this column would be a Father's Day tribute. But if you are a regular reader of this column you know that... [Read More]
Governor Greg Abbott recently released his "School and Firearm Safety Action Plan," and I applaud our governor for working diligently in the wake of the... [Read More]
This past January, the independent Federal Energy Regulatory Commission shot down a sweeping proposal from Energy Secretary Rick Perry. By rejecting the proposal, which would... [Read More]
A childish "giddiness" engulfs my Uncle Mort annually about this time. Maude says his behavior is as predictable as the arrival of hummingbirds to the... [Read More]
MIDLAND Weather was the winner Saturday as the finale of the Midland RockHounds' Texas League series with the Corpus Christi Hooks was rained out. [Read More]
With a championship trophy on the line, tempers flared on Day 2 of the 38th annual Danny R. Wright basketball tournament Saturday at the Odessa... [Read More]
In the last few weeks, three black motorists, including an NAACP chapter president, made blatantly false allegations against perfectly courteous police officers. [Read More]
President Donald Trump recently hosted a White House event that, in an earlier era, would have been remarkable. [Read More]
There were blowouts. [Read More]
In 2017 about 4,000 animals were euthanized. Most were deemed too vicious or ill to put up for adoption and some who were gravely injured. [Read More]
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