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KPLC Lake Charles
Reagan County looking to open up jail to help Ector CountyEctor County has an overcrowding issue at their jail and other counties are ste
Reagan County looking to open up jail to help Ector County
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
Ector County has an overcrowding issue at their jail and other counties are stepping up to help. Reagan County is one of them looking to lend a hand with the intent of opening up their facility for the first time in almost four years. NewsWest 9's... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
West Texas delegates tackle issues at RNCWest Texas voting delegates attending the convention. The other delegates are D
West Texas delegates tackle issues at RNC
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
West Texas voting delegates attending the convention. The other delegates are Dennis Graham of Brownwood and Sherry Hurt of Ector County. Their group also includes three alternative delegates, including Thomas Mathis of Ector County, Theresa... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
West Texans ready for party (politics)go out and campaign for their position." Three West Texas voting delegates — D
West Texans ready for party (politics)
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 days ago
go out and campaign for their position." Three West Texas voting delegates — Dennis Graham of Brownwood, Sherry Hurt of Ector County and Rhonda J. Lacy of Midland, headed to the Buckeye State on Friday. Lacy is a member of the Texas State... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Stolen truck leads to pursuit, leaves one man injuredA stolen vehicle out of Andrews lead to a pursuit and left a man in the hospita
Stolen truck leads to pursuit, leaves one man injured
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
A stolen vehicle out of Andrews lead to a pursuit and left a man in the hospital late Friday night. The Ector County Sheriff's Office received a call regarding a stolen vehicle late around 11:45 p.m. The vehicle had a GPS tracking system which lead... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
West Texas delegates to support Trump at GOP national conventionto vote for whoever he chooses on the third vote, and he plans to cast that vot
West Texas delegates to support Trump at GOP national convention
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
to vote for whoever he chooses on the third vote, and he plans to cast that vote for Trump. Sherry Hunt, a delegate from Ector County, could not be reached for comment. Lacy, who sits on many of the party's boards and committees locally,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Elderly woman killed in early morning house fireAn elderly woman was killed in an early morning house fire in Ector County Thur
Elderly woman killed in early morning house fire
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 days ago
An elderly woman was killed in an early morning house fire in Ector County Thursday. The fire sparked in the 11600 block of West Westbend St. around 12:45 a.m. When deputies arrived, they found a mobile home partially engulfed in flames and two... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Elderly woman killed in early morning house fireAn elderly woman was killed in an early morning house fire in Ector County Thur
Elderly woman killed in early morning house fire
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
An elderly woman was killed in an early morning house fire in Ector County Thursday. The fire sparked in the 11600 block of West Westbend St. around 12:45 a.m. When deputies arrived, they found a mobile home partially engulfed in flames and two... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man behind bars on burglary chargesOne man is behind bars following a burglary last month in Ector County. Ector
Man behind bars on burglary charges
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
One man is behind bars following a burglary last month in Ector County. Ector County deputies arrested James Long, 43, for burglary of a habitation. According to the report, deputies took a report back on July 2 about someone taking several pieces... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man behind bars on burglary chargesOne man is behind bars following a burglary last month in Ector County. Ector
Man behind bars on burglary charges
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
One man is behind bars following a burglary last month in Ector County. Ector County deputies arrested James Long, 43, for burglary of a habitation. According to the report, deputies took a report back on July 2 about someone taking several pieces... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
West Texas Mother Speaks Out After Daughter's Remains FoundTexas (KMID/KPEJ) - Back in June, authorities discovered human remains found ne
West Texas Mother Speaks Out After Daughter's Remains Found
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
Texas (KMID/KPEJ) - Back in June, authorities discovered human remains found near the Monahans Draw on Dixie Boulevard in Ector County. You'll remember the Ector County Sheriff's Office identified the person as 26-year-old Jakayla "Jackiee"... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Ector Sheriff's Office: One arrested for online solicitation of a minorAn investigation into a vehicle obstructing traffic led to an arrest for online
Ector Sheriff's Office: One arrested for online solicitation of a minor
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
An investigation into a vehicle obstructing traffic led to an arrest for online solicitation of a minor in Ector County in the early hours of Friday morning. According to the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy on routine patrol saw a car at... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ector Sheriff's Office: One arrested for online solicitation of a minorAn investigation into a vehicle obstructing traffic led to an arrest for online
Ector Sheriff's Office: One arrested for online solicitation of a minor
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
An investigation into a vehicle obstructing traffic led to an arrest for online solicitation of a minor in Ector County in the early hours of Friday morning. According to the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy on routine patrol saw a car at... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man accused of spitting on police officer after arrestand didn't have a sober party to look out for him, he was taken into custody fo
Man accused of spitting on police officer after arrest
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
and didn't have a sober party to look out for him, he was taken into custody for public intoxication and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center. Police said while Ramirez was being booked at the jail, he became extremely... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man accused of spitting on police officer after arrestand didn't have a sober party to look out for him, he was taken into custody fo
Man accused of spitting on police officer after arrest
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 days ago
and didn't have a sober party to look out for him, he was taken into custody for public intoxication and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center. Police said while Ramirez was being booked at the jail, he became extremely... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man arrested for theft for a fifth timecharged with possession. Rinehart is facing charges of theft of property with
Man arrested for theft for a fifth time
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
charged with possession. Rinehart is facing charges of theft of property with a least two prior convictions, possession of a dangerous drug and public intoxication. Rinehart was later arrested and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement C... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio man jailed in Odessa, accused of shooting two copsA San Antonio man is behind bars in Ector County in far West Texas, accused of
San Antonio man jailed in Odessa, accused of shooting two cops
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
A San Antonio man is behind bars in Ector County in far West Texas, accused of shooting two Odessa police officers Wednesday. Roy Daniel Garza, 27, was charged Thursday with eight felony counts of attempted capital murder of a police officer,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man accused of recording woman in private dressing roomstated that police spoke with the 30-year-old woman seen in the video and she r
Man accused of recording woman in private dressing room
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
stated that police spoke with the 30-year-old woman seen in the video and she reported that she didn't give permission for anyone to record her in the dressing room. Nunez was later arrested and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcemen... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concertbe headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concert
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 24 days ago
be headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on Tuesday, September 27 at 8:30 p.m. at the Ector County Coliseum. “The entire board of Odessa’s Education Foundation is thrilled to feature Ms. Crow as entertainment... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concertbe headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concert
KXXV Waco / Posted 24 days ago
be headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on Tuesday, September 27 at 8:30 p.m. at the Ector County Coliseum. “The entire board of Odessa’s Education Foundation is thrilled to feature Ms. Crow as entertainment... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concertbe headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concert
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 24 days ago
be headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on Tuesday, September 27 at 8:30 p.m. at the Ector County Coliseum. “The entire board of Odessa’s Education Foundation is thrilled to feature Ms. Crow as entertainment... Read more
3 related stories
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concertbe headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on
Sheryl Crow to headline Odessa Education Foundation benefit concert
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 24 days ago
be headlining the Odessa Education Foundation's 15th Annual Benefit concert on Tuesday, September 27 at 8:30 p.m. at the Ector County Coliseum. “The entire board of Odessa’s Education Foundation is thrilled to feature Ms. Crow as entertainment... Read more
3 related stories
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KPLC Lake Charles
Two arrested in connection with Odessa murderRobinson's. As a result of the investigation, Montgomery and Taylor were arres
Two arrested in connection with Odessa murder
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 24 days ago
Robinson's. As a result of the investigation, Montgomery and Taylor were arrested on Wednesday night and booked into the Ector County Law Enforcement Center. Authorities are asking that anyone who may have additional information regarding... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Two arrested in connection with Odessa murderRobinson's. As a result of the investigation, Montgomery and Taylor were arres
Two arrested in connection with Odessa murder
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 24 days ago
Robinson's. As a result of the investigation, Montgomery and Taylor were arrested on Wednesday night and booked into the Ector County Law Enforcement Center. Authorities are asking that anyone who may have additional information regarding... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Odessa firefighter charged with sexually abusing young relative for 6 yearsAmerican reported. Blount — who had resigned from Odessa Fire Rescue a day bef
Odessa firefighter charged with sexually abusing young relative for 6 years
Dallas Morning News / Posted 27 days ago
American reported. Blount — who had resigned from Odessa Fire Rescue a day before his arrest — was released from the Ector County jail after posting $200,000 bond. Authorities became aware of the alleged abuse when the girl, now 12, told a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Areal flood advisory in effect for Midland and Ector CountyAn Areal Flood Advisory is in effect for Midland and Ector County until 3:15 p.
Areal flood advisory in effect for Midland and Ector County
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 28 days ago
An Areal Flood Advisory is in effect for Midland and Ector County until 3:15 p.m. There is also a flash flood warning for Upton until 3:45 p.m. We will continue to update as we receive more information.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Family of prison bus crash victim sues TxDOT and TDCJicy patch, went through a guard rail, down an embankment and then struck a movi
Family of prison bus crash victim sues TxDOT and TDCJ
KTXS Abilene / Posted 30 days ago
icy patch, went through a guard rail, down an embankment and then struck a moving train. According to the lawsuit filed in Ector County against the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and the Texas Department of Transportation, the bus driver was... Read more
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KXXV Waco
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessaafter the search was carried out in the 2800 block of Henderson. The week-long
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessa
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
after the search was carried out in the 2800 block of Henderson. The week-long investigation was carried out by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Police Department, Midland Police’s K-9 Unit and the Drug Enforcement Agency. Both... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessaafter the search was carried out in the 2800 block of Henderson. The week-long
950 grams of methamphetamine seized in Odessa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 30 days ago
after the search was carried out in the 2800 block of Henderson. The week-long investigation was carried out by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office, Odessa Police Department, Midland Police’s K-9 Unit and the Drug Enforcement Agency. Both... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Family of Inmate Killed in Middleton Unit Bus Crash Sues TxDOT, TDCJof speed caused the bus to go over the metal guard rail and down en embankment,
Family of Inmate Killed in Middleton Unit Bus Crash Sues TxDOT, TDCJ
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 30 days ago
of speed caused the bus to go over the metal guard rail and down en embankment," according to the suit, which was filed in Ector County on Wednesday. The lawsuit also implicates the Texas Department of Transportation, saying the organization,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Former Odessa firefighter arrested on child sex abuse chargesprobable cause for his arrest that's why we obtained the warrants and he was ch
Former Odessa firefighter arrested on child sex abuse charges
KXXV Waco / Posted a month ago
probable cause for his arrest that's why we obtained the warrants and he was charged today," said LeSueur. US Marshall and Ector County Sheriffs arrested Blount this afternoon following a traffic stop on Maple and Grandview in Odessa and was booked... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Former Odessa firefighter arrested on child sex abuse chargesprobable cause for his arrest that's why we obtained the warrants and he was ch
Former Odessa firefighter arrested on child sex abuse charges
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
probable cause for his arrest that's why we obtained the warrants and he was charged today," said LeSueur. US Marshall and Ector County Sheriffs arrested Blount this afternoon following a traffic stop on Maple and Grandview in Odessa and was booked... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Former Odessa firefighter arrested on child sex abuse chargesprobable cause for his arrest that's why we obtained the warrants and he was ch
Former Odessa firefighter arrested on child sex abuse charges
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted a month ago
probable cause for his arrest that's why we obtained the warrants and he was charged today," said LeSueur. US Marshall and Ector County Sheriffs arrested Blount this afternoon following a traffic stop on Maple and Grandview in Odessa and was booked... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Woman behind bars on multiple aggravated assault chargesbegan chasing the woman's vehicle. A high-risk traffic stop was conducted and
Woman behind bars on multiple aggravated assault charges
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
began chasing the woman's vehicle. A high-risk traffic stop was conducted and police found Plummer to be in possession of a black Crossman 760 PumpMaster airsoft rifle. Plummer was later arrested and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Cent... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Missing Woman's Remains Found in Odessa- The remains of a woman who went missing nearly one year ago were discovered i
Missing Woman's Remains Found in Odessa
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a month ago
- The remains of a woman who went missing nearly one year ago were discovered in Odessa earlier this month. The Ector County Sheriff's department says medical examiners were able to determine bones found on South Dixie Blvd on June 6,... Read more

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