Thousands of layoffs in the oil and gas industry are expected in the coming months. But despite the bad news, the UTPB Small Business Development Center has seen more people than ever wanting to open their own business.
A Midland woman has been arrested for murder in connection with the February death of 22-year-old Krysta Dawn Copeland.
Energy companies could expect to end the year with crude oil at least $60 per barrel, according to Marshall Adkins, Director of Energy Research at Raymond James.
Howard County Big Spring Crimestoppers uses an unexpected tool to catch criminals.
Alpine police shows some love toward the niece of an Alpine PD lieutenant.
Midland and Odessa, as well as, the entire central Permian Basin experienced substantial traffic growth between 2013 and 2014, according the data released by the Midland-Odessa Transportation Alliance.
It's a way for the less fortunate to zip up in a free gown on a special night.
Monday night, Odessa Police responded to the 1400 block of South Washington in reference to a gunshot victim.
Police say a drunk man threatened and assaulted a police officer while getting booked into jail.
Temperatures near 90 degrees.
Officials have sent the body to Tarrant county for an autopsy, Odessa police say.
You can support the Education Foundation while also seeing a living legend perform.
Midland International Air and Space Port is in search of volunteers for their upcoming disaster drill.
Congressman Mike Conaway stopping by the Big 2 News studio Monday to discuss his recent trip to Ukraine. He talks about the country's conflict with Russia and how it affects the rest of the world -- including the United States.
Bars and books! The upscale bar helps Midland Need To Read.
Skies sunny and surface conditions dry.
The Midland Rockhounds are holding a contest for business owners who change their marquees to promote the team's season opener.
The Odessa Police Department said drunk driving and street racing an Odessa can be very common.
The "hardest working man in show business" is coming to the Tall City.
Daytime highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s for Monday and Tuesday.
A Big Spring man is on the run after running over an officer's foot, the Big Spring Police Department said.
An Odessa man was arrested after an hours-long standoff with police.
West Texas celebrated Easter weekend with various activities for the entire family.
The Greenwood and Northeast Fire Departments teamed up to raise funds for a volunteer firefighter who remains in the hospital after a motorcycle accident in late March.
First Methodist Church held their God Bless Midland event this weekend.
Highs near 60 degrees Saturday.
The Greenwood and Northeast Volunteer Fire Departments host a benefit BBQ for Justin LaForge.
They have held “tabletop” drills the past two years, and this year will hold a full-scale exercise the evening of Friday, May 8.
Highs in the lower 70's Friday.
A driver who police say drove off after hitting another car now faces several charges.
Officers say she pressed the weapon against the man's stomach, leaving an indention.
The City of Midland says it continues to invest more in its roads and road repair every year.
Odessa police say a woman with several theft convictions struck again at Music City Mall.
Midland artist and gallery owner, Bob Callender, has found a way to combine the oil and gas industry with art.
The City of Midland has reached a set of proposed terms with developers of the Hotel Santa Rita, a mixed-use development that is proposed for a city-owned property in downtown Midland.
Lubbock Police were called out Wednesday afternoon to the report of a dead body at a car dealership on South Loop and University Avenue.
The traffic signal at Big Spring St and Cuthbert Ave will continue to be out of service through midday on Thursday, April 2nd, as a contractor for the City of Midland continues work to replace equipment.
Officers responded to the 700 block of Tulane, in reference to shots fired.
Highs near 90 degrees tomorrow.
The company placing the devices throughout the Tall City, Dawson Geophysical, say they are harmless and simply there for research.
A Permian High School teacher was arrested Tuesday for allegedly having sex with a 16 year old female Permian High School student.
Concho Resources will hand the keys of a brand new mini-pumper fire truck to the Midland Fire Department Tuesday afternoon, helping to further the department's mission of delivering an effective public safety response to residents.
Odessa, TX (Local Big 2 News) - A man on the run tonight after Odessa Police say he held up a Subway and fired off his gun.
A former substitute teacher convicted of assaulting a student, won't spend any time behind bars.
The price of oil continues to drop, turning the basin's economy upside down. Now affecting the school district.
Highs in the upper 80's with sunny skies.
The fire has burned about 700 acres.
The City of Big Spring was recently chosen to be featured on the History Channel show “American Pickers.”
An Odessa man behind bars after police say he impersonated an officer with his pick up truck. Manuel Chico is facing charges of impersonating a public servant.
Outdoor irrigation of landscaping is allowed twice a week.