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KXXV Waco
Man caught with stolen car after running from authoritiesA car stolen earlier this week was recovered but only after the driver attempte
Man caught with stolen car after running from authorities
KXXV Waco / Posted an hour ago
A car stolen earlier this week was recovered but only after the driver attempted get away from Ector County Sheriff's Office deputies while driving it. Evan Lane Carter, 27, was driving the car on Andrews Highway. A deputy spotted the car exiting a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man caught with stolen car after running from authoritiesA car stolen earlier this week was recovered but only after the driver attempte
Man caught with stolen car after running from authorities
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
A car stolen earlier this week was recovered but only after the driver attempted get away from Ector County Sheriff's Office deputies while driving it. Evan Lane Carter, 27, was driving the car on Andrews Highway. A deputy spotted the car exiting a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man accused of hitting co-worker in the faceWhat started as a verbal dispute turned physical this week and the Ector County
Man accused of hitting co-worker in the face
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
What started as a verbal dispute turned physical this week and the Ector County Sheriff's Office intervened. Raul Gaytan, 33, struck a coworker in the face and is accused of threatening him with a knife against his neck. Police said he threatened... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
President's Day Closings in Midland, OdessaMonday is President's Day and that means several offices will be closed. This
President's Day Closings in Midland, Odessa
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
Monday is President's Day and that means several offices will be closed. This includes the Ector County Sheriff's Office, Odessa Police Department and both Midland and Odessa city offices. In Odessa, trash pickup service will only happen once next... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ector County ISD first graders receive free tooth decay kitSome Ector County ISD first graders received some valuable tools to prevent too
Ector County ISD first graders receive free tooth decay kit
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 hours ago
Some Ector County ISD first graders received some valuable tools to prevent tooth decay. The students received a free prevent tooth decay kit through the Fantastic Teen Fan Club. The club is sponsored by Masonic Home and School of Texas, they... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Ector County ISD first graders receive free tooth decay kitSome Ector County ISD first graders received some valuable tools to prevent too
Ector County ISD first graders receive free tooth decay kit
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 hours ago
Some Ector County ISD first graders received some valuable tools to prevent tooth decay. The students received a free prevent tooth decay kit through the Fantastic Teen Fan Club. The club is sponsored by Masonic Home and School of Texas, they... Read more
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examiner.com
Open forum for two wanting sheriff positionOn February 12, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at Hilton Garden Inn located at 5221 JBS Par
Open forum for two wanting sheriff position
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
On February 12, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at Hilton Garden Inn located at 5221 JBS Parkway there will be a luncheon and forum for two hopeful candidates running for the Ector County Sheriff's position. Joe Commander, the chief investigator with the Ector... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault chargeTroy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candi
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault charge
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
Troy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candidate for Ector County Commissioner. He could be facing an assault charge after an altercation between him and an former employee last year. "I'm guilty of defending my... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault chargeTroy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candi
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault charge
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
Troy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candidate for Ector County Commissioner. He could be facing an assault charge after an altercation between him and an former employee last year. "I'm guilty of defending my... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault chargeTroy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candi
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault charge
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
Troy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candidate for Ector County Commissioner. He could be facing an assault charge after an altercation between him and an former employee last year. "I'm guilty of defending my... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault chargeTroy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candi
Ector County Commissioner candidate facing assault charge
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
Troy Walker is the owner of Walker Air Conditioning and also a Republican candidate for Ector County Commissioner. He could be facing an assault charge after an altercation between him and an former employee last year. "I'm guilty of defending my... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Odessa Woman Sentenced to 50 Years for Abuse of StepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa Woman Sentenced to 50 Years for Abuse of Stepson
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Odessa Woman Sentenced to 50 Years for Abuse of StepsonA West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guil
Odessa Woman Sentenced to 50 Years for Abuse of Stepson
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The Ector County District... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
West Texas woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonA West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guil
West Texas woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The Ector County District... Read more
9 related stories
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KXXV Waco
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepsonODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in priso
Odessa woman sentenced to 50 years for abuse of stepson
KXXV Waco / Posted 10 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing her 10-year-old stepson, who was found to be emaciated, malnourished and bruised after a concerned store clerk called authorities. The... Read more
9 related stories
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KXXV Waco
"In God We Trust" decals added to Ector County Sheriff's Office vehiclesIt's a new look that's spreading in West Texas. "In God We Trust" decals on pat
"In God We Trust" decals added to Ector County Sheriff's Office vehicles
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
It's a new look that's spreading in West Texas. "In God We Trust" decals on patrol cars. The Ector County Sheriff's Office is now joining in. They will be putting the "In God We Trust" decals on 30 of their vehicles. "We just feel like that this is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
40 arrested in Texas cockfighting ring linked to alleged cocaine distributorSheriff's deputies arrested 40 people in a major bust of an alleged Texas cockf
40 arrested in Texas cockfighting ring linked to alleged cocaine distributor
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
Sheriff's deputies arrested 40 people in a major bust of an alleged Texas cockfighting ring they say was run by a major cocaine distributor in the area. The bust was made during a raid shortly before noon Jan. 23 on a home south of Midland,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
40 arrested in Texas cockfighting ring linked to alleged cocaine distributorSheriff's deputies arrested 40 people in a major bust of an alleged Texas cockf
40 arrested in Texas cockfighting ring linked to alleged cocaine distributor
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Sheriff's deputies arrested 40 people in a major bust of an alleged Texas cockfighting ring they say was run by a major cocaine distributor in the area. The bust was made during a raid shortly before noon Jan. 23 on a home south of Midland,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Ector County Commissioners approve ban on all weapons at specific locationsThe Ector County Commissioner's Court met on Monday and ruled on what has recen
Ector County Commissioners approve ban on all weapons at specific locations
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 days ago
The Ector County Commissioner's Court met on Monday and ruled on what has recently been a hot topic across the state. They decided to adopt an order prohibiting weapons including those of licensed holders from being brought into several court... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Ector County Sheriff's Office investigating early morning shootingThe Ector County Sheriff's Office is on the lookout for those responsible for s
Ector County Sheriff's Office investigating early morning shooting
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office is on the lookout for those responsible for sending on man to the hospital on Saturday. Around 2 a.m., one or more people in an orange Dodge Charger opened fire on a car they followed out of the Jaguar's parking lot... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
2 West Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeTwo cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after v
2 West Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KTXS Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday. District spokesman Mike... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Texas School Cafeteria Workers Fired For Taking Home Fruit Instead Of Throwing It AwayTwo cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after v
Texas School Cafeteria Workers Fired For Taking Home Fruit Instead Of Throwing It Away
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 23 days ago
Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday. District spokesman Mike... Read more
10 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KLTV 7 Tyler
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KXXV Waco
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken homeODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school ha
2 Texas school cafeteria workers fired over food taken home
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 23 days ago
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two cafeteria workers at a West Texas elementary school have been fired after violating guidelines and allegedly taking home some leftover fruit. The Ector County Independent School District employees were fired Tuesday.... Read more
10 related stories
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
West Texas Lunch Ladies Fired for Taking Home Food(ODESSA, TX) - In Ector County, two lunch ladies are out of a job, after offici
West Texas Lunch Ladies Fired for Taking Home Food
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
(ODESSA, TX) - In Ector County, two lunch ladies are out of a job, after officials said they took home leftovers from an elementary school cafeteria. We found pictures someone posted on the ECISD School Nutrition Facebook page of the women walking... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglaryAn Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglary
KXXV Waco / Posted a month ago
An Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa burglary. 20-year-old Isaiah Mosby was arrested on Monday on charges of burglary of a habitation. Odessa police were called out to the 1700 block of Golder in reference... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglaryAn Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglary
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
An Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa burglary. 20-year-old Isaiah Mosby was arrested on Monday on charges of burglary of a habitation. Odessa police were called out to the 1700 block of Golder in reference... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglaryAn Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglary
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted a month ago
An Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa burglary. 20-year-old Isaiah Mosby was arrested on Monday on charges of burglary of a habitation. Odessa police were called out to the 1700 block of Golder in reference... Read more
3 related stories
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglaryAn Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa
Man arrested in connection with Odessa burglary
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted a month ago
An Odessa man is behind bars after being arrested in connection with an Odessa burglary. 20-year-old Isaiah Mosby was arrested on Monday on charges of burglary of a habitation. Odessa police were called out to the 1700 block of Golder in reference... Read more
3 related stories
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas Couple Arrested in Connection to Stolen Vehicle and Abandoned Child(ODESSA, TX) - The Odessa Police Department arrested one couple this morning in
Texas Couple Arrested in Connection to Stolen Vehicle and Abandoned Child
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a month ago
(ODESSA, TX) - The Odessa Police Department arrested one couple this morning in connection to a stolen vehicle and an abandoned child. At 12:30 a.m. Monday, a man reported his silver Ford F-250 stolen from the 7200 block of Barksdale. Shortly... Read more

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