Odessa High defensive back made two big time plays in the Bronchos 45-7 win.
UTPB Police say they now have a person of interest in an on campus sexual assault case.
Starting next year, Sul Ross University in Alpine will offer a Master degree in Homeland Security.
September is Chiari Malformation Awareness month, and a local woman battling the disorder wants you to know about it.
Midland, TX (Local Big 2 News) - According to last year's numbers, DPS made more than a 15-hundred arrests during these increased patrols.
Authorities say Justin Lara was wanted in Brewster County for several felony charges.
Oil and gas is a way of life for many West Texans, however that lifestyle doesn't make them immune to high gas prices.
Labor Day means a day off work for many, but not for our Hometown Heroes.
Labor Day marked the start of hunting season in the Permian Basin, and hunters from all across West Texas were up and ready to shoot dove early Monday morning.
Texas Governor Rick Perry said he had nothing to do with a tweet mocking Democratic District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg.
Hundreds of people headed out to Fort Davis over Labor Day weekend to help celebrate the grand opening of a new museum at the Fort Davis National Historic Site.
A strong ridge of high pressure over central Texas will keep temperatures about 10 degrees above average on Monday, with high's above 100.
The Marfa Lights Festival took place this Labor Day weekend around the historic Presidio County Courthouse.
Hot air balloons filled the skies in Alpine this weekend in celebration of the Big Bend Balloon Bash.
Braves offense shines versus Crane
Fort Stockton is 1-0 in 2014.
Odessa High got off to a fast start in 2014, winning 45-7 over Monterey.
Odessa, TX (Local Big 2 News) - 17-year-old Dayton Dennard will have to miss being on the field for his senior year of football.
Midland Memorial Hospital unveils a groundbreaking new treatment.
Judge John Dietz declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, even after the state pumped more than $3 million into classrooms last summer.
City leaders hope the 3 new sirens will allow all Monahans residents to hear a warning if danger threatens.
The school year just started, but MISD isn't taking any chance when it comes to "no-shows" this year.
A portion of Interstate 20 will see speed limits decrease to 60 miles an hour during the project.
A man was caught in the act of trying to burglarize a laundromat Wednesday, according to Police.
Odessa Police are looking for the two gunmen who threatened a teen on Thursday.
BHP Billiton, an Angelo-Australian oil and gas company with operations in the Permian Basin, is expanding in Reeves County and donating money to help the community.
A local restaurant owner was found guilty of two counts of indecency with a 15-year-old child with a punishment of 10 years’ probation.
A new app launched by Texas DPS can give you information on all registered sex offenders, and the state's top 10 most wanted fugitives.
Midland, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "Being a part of the Homeless Coalition you see the numbers," said Evan Rogers, president of Church Under the Bridge Midland.
The Girl Scout House was left with thousands of dollars in damages.
Long lines and crowded parking lots led to a few upset parents at Midland High School on Wednesday.
Odessa Police say Anita Williams rammed her car into a man's SUV intentionally, after stabbing him with a pair of scissors.
Odessa Police arrested Joshua Goad just after midnight on Wednesday after responding to an armed robbery call.
So far this year volunteers for the CIU have been called to over 1,200 cases, more than all of 2013.
Odessa, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Ector County ISD prepares its sex-ed curriculum for the new school year and the district says its looking for parent involvement.
Occidental Petroleum, or Oxy, broke ground at the site of its future building in Midland.
Midland Crime Stoppers is offering a $500.00 reward for information leading to the arrest of Drevon Hille.
During a visit to Midland, Governor Rick Perry took the time to explain his defense in the abuse-of-power case against him, and said the attorneys’ cost would be picked up by campaign contributors.
Odessa, TX (Local Big 2 News) - A stray bullet landed right here after striking a young woman as she sat in her room Sunday night.
The driver of a Ford Mustang now faces multiple citations, after police say he caused a collision with an Odessa ambulance.
A semi carrying a load of beer landed on its side in Midland on Monday evening.
More than half a million dollars will help fight hunger in West Texas.
Many students across the Permian Basin headed back to school Monday, but for a one Midland student walking to school only required a few steps.
A local church held a back to school clothes donation this weekend to help out children in need.
A new movie coming to Odessa is raising questions into the arrest of one of the world’s most powerful drug lords, Juaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.
ECISD posted the 2014-2015 Sex Ed Curriculum on their website.
A message from Midland Independent School District Superintendent, Dr. Ryder Warren, on the upcoming school year.
Two separate events showcasing cars took place this weekend in the Permian Basin, giving car enthusiasts plenty to do.
Cowboy Mounted Shooting, the nation's fastest-growing equestrian sport competition, was featured this weekend in West Texas during the Midland County Fair.
An upper level ridge of high pressure building into West Texas should keep us dry early this week, before rain chances return toward Thursday.