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KPLC Lake Charles
Odessa murder suspect attacked in jailOdessa after being attacked. Authorities said after he was treated and release
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Odessa after being attacked. Authorities said after he was treated and released, he was put back into a jail cell at the Ector County Detention Center. Gaytan, who is accused of the shooting and killing Kyle Armer, 27, of Odessa, is currently... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
One-old child dies after being run over by a car, no criminal charges will be filedUPDATE: The Ector County Sheriff's Office tells us that no criminal charges wil
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
UPDATE: The Ector County Sheriff's Office tells us that no criminal charges will be filed in connection with this accident. We're told the child's body will be sent to Tarrant County for an autopsy. ----------------- A one-year-old child was run... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
One-old child dies after being run over by a carin West Odessa. Sheriff Mike Griffis confirms the child has died. It happened
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
in West Odessa. Sheriff Mike Griffis confirms the child has died. It happened in the 400 block of South Lisa Avenue. Deputies from the Ector County Sheriff’s Office were on scene investigating. Stay with NewsWest 9 for the latest develo... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
One-old ran over by car in West Odessawas run over by a car at a home in West Odessa. It happened at the 400 block o
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
was run over by a car at a home in West Odessa. It happened at the 400 block of South Lisa Avenue. Deputies from the Ector County Sheriff’s Office were on scene investigating. Sheriff Mike Griffis said, “It was a horrible accident.” The... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Community readying for Ector County I.S.D. Bond, TRE electionclassroom teacher, to campus principal, to deputy superintendent, to superinten
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
classroom teacher, to campus principal, to deputy superintendent, to superintendent.” Most importantly he’s a parent in Ector County ISD. “I want to make sure that my kids have every opportunity to succeed in life.” When it comes to the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Driving simulator helping reduce deputy involved accidents in Ector Co.The Ector County Sheriff's Office (ECSO) is using technology to train their dep
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office (ECSO) is using technology to train their deputies. The driving simulator is helping learn about safety, reducing the number of deputy involved accidents and even saving some taxpayer dollars. Lights and sirens come... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Driving simulator helping reduce deputy involved accidents in Ector Co.The Ector County Sheriff's Office (ECSO) is using technology to train their dep
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office (ECSO) is using technology to train their deputies. The driving simulator is helping learn about safety, reducing the number of deputy involved accidents and even saving some taxpayer dollars. Lights and sirens come... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Driving simulator helping reduce deputy involved accidents in Ector Co.The Ector County Sheriff's Office (ECSO) is using technology to train their dep
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office (ECSO) is using technology to train their deputies. The driving simulator is helping learn about safety, reducing the number of deputy involved accidents and even saving some taxpayer dollars. Lights and sirens come... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Medical Center Health System hosting 34th Annual Permian Basin Health Fair in Oct.System will be hosting their 34th Annual Permian Basin Fair on Oct. 7, 2017. T
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
System will be hosting their 34th Annual Permian Basin Fair on Oct. 7, 2017. The event will take place in Barn G at the Ector County Coliseum from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Community members are encouraged to attend the health fair and enjoy a day of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man shot during Ector County robberyAn Ector County man is in the hospital after being shot. It happened in the 40
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
An Ector County man is in the hospital after being shot. It happened in the 4000 block of Draper Road around 7:30 on Sunday night. The victim told Ector County deputies that two Hispanic men wearing masks knocked on his door. When he opened the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
ECISD police investigating after teacher uses pepper spray on students to break up fightThe Ector County Independent School District Police Department is investigating
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
The Ector County Independent School District Police Department is investigating following an incident on campus on Thursday. We're told a fight between 2 girls began in front of the Odessa High School cafeteria around noon. E.C.I.S.D. police said... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
City of Odessa supervisor admits to stealing city equipment to sell on EBay for profitof the equipment was valued between $30,000 and $150,000. Beard was interviewe
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
of the equipment was valued between $30,000 and $150,000. Beard was interviewed on Friday and he admitted to stealing the electronic units and selling them for a profit on EBay. Beard was arrested and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Cen... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ector County I.S.D. Trustees schedule parent meetings for 3 campusesThe Ector County Independent School District Trustees are wishing to speak with
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
The Ector County Independent School District Trustees are wishing to speak with parents from several school campuses. Those campuses are Ector Middle School, Noel Elementary and Zavala Elementary. We're told the meetings will be focuses on update... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Ector County I.S.D. Trustees schedule parent meetings for 3 campusesThe Ector County Independent School District Trustees are wishing to speak with
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
The Ector County Independent School District Trustees are wishing to speak with parents from several school campuses. Those campuses are Ector Middle School, Noel Elementary and Zavala Elementary. We're told the meetings will be focuses on update... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Ector Co. Sheriff's Office filing FAA waivers, hoping drone can cover more areasThe Ector County Sheriff's Office is using new technology to solve crimes, they
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office is using new technology to solve crimes, they've added a drone to their team. They're even trying to expand the areas they cover by filing FAA restriction waivers. ECSO can see up to 300 feet high and a quarter of a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Ector Co. Sheriff's Office filing FAA waivers, hoping drone can cover more areasThe Ector County Sheriff's Office is using new technology to solve crimes, they
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office is using new technology to solve crimes, they've added a drone to their team. They're even trying to expand the areas they cover by filing FAA restriction waivers. ECSO can see up to 300 feet high and a quarter of a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Ector Co. Sheriff's Office filing FAA waivers, hoping drone can cover more areasThe Ector County Sheriff's Office is using new technology to solve crimes, they
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
The Ector County Sheriff's Office is using new technology to solve crimes, they've added a drone to their team. They're even trying to expand the areas they cover by filing FAA restriction waivers. ECSO can see up to 300 feet high and a quarter of a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man arrested after stabbing door, threatening stepson with knifeafter both subjects got into an argument, Greathouse stabbed the door with a kn
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
after both subjects got into an argument, Greathouse stabbed the door with a knife and threatened the 16-year-old by asking him if he wanted to die today. Greathouse was later arrested, charged and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement C... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man arrested second time for evading, running away from policeafter Fuller was taken into custody, they found a bag of marijuana to be in his
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
after Fuller was taken into custody, they found a bag of marijuana to be in his possession. We’re told further investigation revealed that Fuller had a prior conviction for evading. Fuller was later taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Cen... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Gov. Abbott honors Eastland County deputy killed in the line of dutyMonica Elise Bowden -- Arlington Police Department – (Tarrant County) 4. Whitt
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Monica Elise Bowden -- Arlington Police Department – (Tarrant County) 4. Whittney Branch -- Odessa Police Department – (Ector County, Midland County) 5. Ronny S. Cortez -- Houston Police Department – (Harris County) 6. Pedro Gonzalez -- Odessa... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
MISD: Number of waivers requested increases to 96that have been approved to hire an additional teacher, which -- according to th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
that have been approved to hire an additional teacher, which -- according to the district -- will reduce waivers by 20. Ector County ISD, according to its agenda documents, is set to ask for 60 waivers, which is double the number it requested... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againwreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arreste
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 days ago
wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Permian Basin Fair kicks off Friday in Odessayou're looking for something fun for the family, the Permian Basin Fair kicks o
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
you're looking for something fun for the family, the Permian Basin Fair kicks off Friday. The fair is being held at the Ector County Coliseum. Friday night's main attractions include a battle of the bands, a wild west show and goat roping. The... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Volunteers transporting close to 2,000 cases of water to hurricane victimsover you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." T
KXXV Waco / Posted 25 days ago
over you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." The volunteers will be parked outside the Ector County Coliseum for the next couple of weeks. They are taking other donations from clothing, adult diapers, baby... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Volunteers transporting close to 2,000 cases of water to hurricane victimsover you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." T
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 days ago
over you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." The volunteers will be parked outside the Ector County Coliseum for the next couple of weeks. They are taking other donations from clothing, adult diapers, baby... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Volunteers transporting close to 2,000 cases of water to hurricane victimsover you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." T
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 25 days ago
over you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." The volunteers will be parked outside the Ector County Coliseum for the next couple of weeks. They are taking other donations from clothing, adult diapers, baby... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Volunteers transporting close to 2,000 cases of water to hurricane victimsover you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." T
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 25 days ago
over you. It may take time, it may be frustrating but we're coming to help." The volunteers will be parked outside the Ector County Coliseum for the next couple of weeks. They are taking other donations from clothing, adult diapers, baby... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Ector Co. man sentenced to 40 years behind barsAn Ector County man was sentenced to decades in prison for sex crimes against c
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 29 days ago
An Ector County man was sentenced to decades in prison for sex crimes against children. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland tells us that earlier this week that Jeramy Sanchez plead guilty to 5 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child... Read more

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