27 years ago on this day, a rescue effort in 1987 captivated the nation.
The hospital has a new plan of action and they say it's sure to step up their game.
A memorial fund is now set up for the widow of Sgt. Mike Naylor.
The Permian Basin International Oil Show kicks off in less than a week and organizers say this is the largest and biggest show to date.
Reports of a student with a gun triggered a quick response from police, which led to a 40-minute lockdown in Odessa Thursday.
Take a look at the history of the Ebola Virus throughout the years.
The City of Midland landfill now has new hours on Saturday to better serve the public.
An Odessa man was arrested for three counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Family Violence), a Second Degree Felony.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - UTPB for 41 years has had to say no, well now we can say yes," said University of Texas of the Permian Basin President, David Watts.
The city of Midland makes changes to its landfill hours.
During the October Work Study, the Ector County Independent School District got one step closer to starting a project to install more than a thousand security cameras at 33 campuses.
The oil show starts on Tuesday and concerns about the Ebola Virus come with it.
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency is looking to add more manpower. Click here for a link to apply!
Learning more information about the 2nd Ebola victim.
Scary moments, but a safe landing.
A new group of recruits are working on officer defense and becoming familiar with the skills necessary to keep an officer safe.
HOBBS, NM (Local Big 2 News) - It was a time to say goodbye.
Beal Parkway in Midland will likely be expanded northward to a roundabout at Thomason Drive.
Officials say the crash killed two kids and left six people injured Tuesday.
A New Mexico police chief remains on administrative leave after a reported incident, according to officials.
A mom and a grandmother arrested after police find dangerous living conditions for the kids.
Tuesday was a day filled with tears and laughter as hundreds of people gathered at Crestview Baptist Church to say final farewells to Sgt. Mike Naylor.
Many times breast cancer can also come with major side effects. Among those side effects is Lymphedema, a swelling of body parts caused by a blockage in the lymphatic system.
Supporters outside the viewing for Sgt. Mike Naylor show their support for his friends and family Monday night.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - After a Dallas nurse recently tested positive for the deadly virus, Ebola, hospital staff at Medical Center Health System is is taking every precaution.
During Monday’s Ector County Commissioners meeting, commissioners gave a final farewell to Freddie Gardner, who served in the commissioner’s court for more than 17 years.
Flags outside the Midland Air and Space Port flew at half staff Monday, as local law enforcement awaited the arrival of the United States Honor Flag.
A man faces charges after Odessa police say he brought a handgun into an establishment that's licensed to sell alcohol, which is a felony.
A mother of two boys, 6 and 8, faces charges after police say she whipped them, causing severe bruising.
The Dallas nurse who was infected with Ebola while treating a Liberian man has been identified as Nina Pham.
Breach in Protocol Led to New Ebola Diagnosis, Says CDC Director
Dan Higgins' bond was set at $2.5 million, according to Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter.
The mental health of all students being pushed to the forefront by a local mother, who says her daughter was "targeted" by bullies.
High school students in midland and Odessa remembering the life of their fellow classmate Hunter Miller, a Permian High student who passed away Tuesday after a crash.
The 14th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Chili and Bar-B-Que Cook-Off to raise funds and awareness.
An open house and awards ceremony for Fire Prevention coloring and poster contests.
A cold front passes overnight Sunday, with high temperatures on Monday only reaching the low 70's.
More than 3-thousand people have signed on to take part in a porch light vigil, remembering fallen hero, Sgt. Mike Naylor.
Bulldogs move to 1-0 in 3-6A.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Teen charged with Manslaughter in the death of 16-year-old Hunter Miller.
Midland County Sheriff, Gary Painter gives a detailed account of the events leading up to the shooting of the first Midland County Sheriff Deputy killed in the line of duty.
The show takes flight in less than 24 hours and everyone from the pilots to the war vets prepare for a great show.
MIDLAND, TX( Local Big 2 News) - "I ask the people to keep his family in their prayers, they're gonna need it," said Midland County Sheriff Gary Painter.
The Permian Basin Regional Planning Commission held its annual membership meeting Wednesday.
Fellow law enforcement offices from Alpine to San Angelo react to the news of Mike Naylor's death.
Sam's Club is reinventing itself with a healthy makeover.
Magellan Midstream Partners and Occidental Petroleum Corp announced that the new BridgeTex pipeline is successfully transporting crude from the Permian Basin to the Houston/Gulf Coast area.
Multiple law enforcement officials report Mike Naylor, the Midland Co. Sheriff's Deputy shot while serving a warrant in Midland County, has passed away.
A 7-year-old boy was airlifted to a Lubbock hospital and an 11-year-old boy was sent to Midland Memorial after a major crash, police say.
At the first ever "Fields of Faith" event in Odessa, people show support for Hunter Miller's family by wearing white.