Freddie Lujan passed away in August, but his name stayed on the ballot and he won election in November. Now, officials are searching for a replacement.
ODESSA, TX ( Local Big 2 News) - It was a military salute to the military heroes of our country, to say thanks for all they do.
Former President, George W. Bush was in Midland Monday to promote his new book, 41 A Portrait of My Father.
Only two 1929 Ford Tri-Motor Airplanes are flying passengers in the United States. One of them made a stop in Midland Monday.
Halliburton Chairman and CEO Dave Lesar said Monday that the combined company will be able to reduce costs by $2 billion a year
The snow that impacted us Sunday has moved away, but temperatures Monday will stay chilly, only in the low 40's for highs.
Former President, George W. Bush, is set to arrive in Midland Monday.
A local restaurant offered free breakfast as a way to thank their customers during the holiday season.
Members of the Civil Air Patrol in West Texas practiced their skills in Odessa this weekend as part of their emergency services training.
The City of Midland participated in Texas Recycles Day Saturday as part of a wider indicative to keep our nation free of littler.
Local artist and musicians were given a stage in downtown Odessa Saturday during the fourth annual Cerebral Rebelution Art Show.
MIDLAND, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "Everyday, I talk to families who don't know where they'll sleep at night," said Tanya Tinslar, coordinator of homeless services for Midland Independent School District.
MIDLAND, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Two years after the train tragedy, crosses still remain.
The Midland Police Department is warning residents about a phone scam that is making the rounds in Midland.
Skies will be sunny and winds light.
They need about 8,000 square feet and the search is on.
A mom and dad face child endangerment charges after police say they left two children, 7 and 2, locked in a room while the parents were at work.
Former President and Midlander George W. Bush is coming to the Tall City for a Book signing.
A Midland home received heavy damage after a heat lamp ignited a plastic dog house Thursday morning.
The Midland County Sheriff's Department was called out to a train accident just before 10:00PM Thursday.
4th Grade Students at Henderson Elementary in Midland honor Sgt. Mike Naylor with Veteran's Concert, handprint flag.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "Nobody deserves to have this happen to their family," said Yarima Palma, the victim's sister.
Some classrooms are over the limit when it comes to student-teacher ratio, according to district officials.
Skies will be mostly sunny and winds light.
Their quick response and first aid training came to the rescue.
A Midland-based service and technology company is looking to innovation in the oil and gas industry in order to reduce production costs.
Midland's "Tall City Tomorrow" project plans the city for the next 20 years.
ODESSA, TX (Local Big 2 News) - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
An inmate crew is helping the City of Midland catch up on its backlog of heavy trash pickup orders. The program has become a benefit for the city and a few hours outside the jail walls for the inmates.
You might have noticed some visitors up and down your neighborhood streets in Odessa.
Thursday morning lows in the 20's with daytime highs in the 30's.
Despite a decline in oil prices, Polyflow, a Pennsylvania based company that engineers, manufactures and sales pipelines recently opened the first pipeline manufacturing facility in Midland.
Summer 2015 will be an exciting time for the Midland County Public Library and the Museum of the Southwest as they come together to host an internationally-traveling exhibition, Permian Monsters: Life before the Dinosaurs.
A home in the 2500 block of Gulf St. caught fire Monday evening around 6:00 pm.
As temperatures fall into the 20's overnight, people rush to prepare for the arctic blast.
Odessa Police called out to a suspicious death investigation.
MIDLAND, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "Pencils and a spoon and a backpack," said four-year-old Kara Fithian.
Morning lows in the low 20's with single digit wind chills.
Frigid air is predicted for the Permian Basin and the American Red Cross has steps people can take to stay safe during this hazardous weather.
A Midland mother claims her son was slapped by his teacher Monday, at Ben Milam Elementary School.
A man faces a felony charge after a fight leaves another man bloodied, according to police
Odessa police say one woman used her car as a deadly weapon against an officer on Saturday.
The City of Midland Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting entries for the 2014 Christmas parade.
A number of companies are offering freebies to veterans on Veterans Day.
Representative Tom Craddick filed a bill that he hopes will ban texting and driving in Texas.
MIDLAND, TX (Local Big 2 News) - "Any night that the temperature falls below 32 degrees, we'll be going out," said Evan Rogers, president of Church Under the Bridge Midland.
For many veterans, the biggest challenges they face come when they return home from overseas.
Midland Park Mall, a Simon shopping center, is announcing enhanced holiday season opening hours to accommodate the needs of busy holiday shoppers.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Presidio port of entry assisted in the delivery of a healthy baby boy Saturday evening. The mother of the child, a resident of Presidio, was in labor when she arrived from Mexico and presented herself for inspection at the port.
A Midland woman faces forgery charges after police say she stole checks and other items by using a business she owns.