A nice weekend on the way for the Permian Basin with temperatures warming into the 60's.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Recent news sources complied a list of the most dangerous Texas cities.
A woman reported being kidnapped at gunpoint and tossed out of a car on Tuesday, but police say it was a setup.
The Petroleum Hall of Fame is dedicated to those who cherished the freedom to dare, and whose work and service helped build the Permian Basin.
John Moesch, Vice President/General Manager of Brazos Communications West, LLC, today announced that Gillian Reilly joins KHKX-FM “KICKS-99.1” in Odessa-Midland, Texas as Morning Show Co-Host replacing the retiring Mike Lawrence and Dana Carole.
The Permian Basin Petroleum Association honored Howard W. Parker and Joe M. Parsley of Parker & Parsley Thursday for their work in the oil and gas industry.
Snowfall Thursday caused delays and travel problems across the Permian Basin, although some people say they're not bothered by the winter weather.
Winter weather causing delayed starts for several school districts and daycare centers in the Basin.
Odessa police say a man dragged a woman by her hair from inside a home into his car before driving off with her on Wednesday.
MIDLAND, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "This is guy is looking through windows and he's doing inappropriate actions," said Sgt. Jimmy Young with the Midland Police Department.
Lots of possible changes coming to Ector County ISD, starting with new requirements to pass before students can walk across the stage.
A new process implemented in Ector County will make no refusals in driving while intoxicated cases a lot faster.
All four surviving inmates of the fatal prison bus have been discharged from Medical Center Hospital and transferred to other area hospitals.
The city of Midland may have a "Peeping Tom".
A new hotline launched by the state hopes to help elderly and disabled locate all services available to them.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "The boom is gone, I lived through the last one," said one man who grew up in Odessa."
The Odessa TxDOT district held a teleconference with Austin officials on Tuesday to discuss plans for its portion of Rainy Day Funds to be used for public road projects.
With crime on the rise in Reagan County, one shelter looks to help the town talk it out.
Baker Hughes (BHI) became the latest energy company to cut costs, revealing plans on Tuesday to cut 7,000 jobs and cut capital spending by 20%.
According to DPS 3 of the surviving inmates involved in the fatal prison bus accident have been upgraded to fair condition at Medical Center Hospital.
An Andrews man found dead after a possible industrial accident in Andrews County.
Police say they discovered a man's body with apparent stab wounds on Tuesday morning at a Midland hotel.
The four surviving inmates of the fatal bus crash in Penwell have been upgraded to fair condition at Medical Center Hospital, and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice says they will pay for the hospital expenses.
A Tuesday morning apartment fire draws nearly 14 units from the Midland Fire Department.
MIDLAND, TX (Local Big 2 News) - January 19th, a day for many to remember.
Highs in the upper 60's to near 70 degrees.
Midland County Sheriff's Office responded to a call from Midland Farmers Co-op Gin at 1409 South Fairgrounds in reference to a missing employee.
Talks to tear down the historical downtown establishment on the table.
The temporary drop-off location for disposal of tree limbs at the Scharbauer Sports Complex has been reopened through Sunday, Feb. 1 due to high demand.
Andrews police say that a quick response from officers led to two suspects getting caught nearly red handed.
Odessa Police called out to a possible disturbance in the 400 Block of Seminole Street in Odessa.
ODESSA -- Odessa Police are investigating its first murder of 2015.
Temperatures approach 70 degrees Monday afternoon under a bright blue sky.
Members of the community came together Sunday outside Medical Center Hospital to show support for the families affected by Wednesday's deadly prison bus accident.
Two of the surviving inmates have been upgraded to fair conditions.
Above average temperatures for this time of the year will continue Monday, as afternoon high's reach the upper 60's and low 70's.
The Odessa Area Gun Range held a benefit shoot on Saturday for a family after a deadly car crash.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - This eight-year-old girl, gabby, brought help to a man need.
High in the lower to middle 60's Saturday and Sunday.
As oil prices continue to plummet, some worry a slow down is creeping up on the Basin.
As cleanup efforts from the early January ice storms wind down, the Midland Parks and Recreation Division is surveying the damage done to Midland parks.
Closures and openings of city offices in Basin
The presentation, which is titled “Making Midland Better Together,” is part of a series of events taking place in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
After over two years of litigating the case, the 26 Plaintiffs represented by Pottroff and Glasheen have entered into a confidential settlement with Union Pacific Railroad.
United Blood Services says donating is a quick and easy process.
PENWELL, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Boxes still remain near the Penwell prison bus accident scene.
Members of the National Transportation Safety Board met with the media Thursday to give updates regarding the investigation around Wednesday's prison bus crash near Penwell.
Midland Mayor Jerry Morales said a slowdown in the oil and gas industry could help the city finish road and improvement projects.
Eight inmates and two officers were killed in the crash, and five remain in area hospitals in serious or critical condition.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Several businesses in south east Odessa were evacuated Wednesday afternoon.
Request a KMID Big 2 Station Tour