An Odessa man is dead after a rollover crash in Andrews County.
Multiple accidents slowed traffic on Loop 250 in Midland Friday evening.
The Odessa Police, working with the FBI, found the ATM stolen with a forklift.
Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) - This 17-year-old is making history at the 2014 West Texas Relays.
The Texas Legislature passed House Bill 5 earlier this year, which will affect freshmen starting high school next school year.
A fire and explosion rocked a local business in Midland
LECOM Institute for Successful Aging is expanding its mission of providing geriatric and primary care services to older adults in Crawford County
A high speed chase ends in a rollover accident and two arrests Thursday evening.
Amanda Bustillos believes that the change will save lives.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - There's a divide in Ukraine.
There are some big changes in store for the SAT and we talked to high school students to see what they think about the new layout.
Emily Lambert's boyfriend has confessed to her murder.
An ATM was stolen from the Complex Community Credit Union.
Ector County, TX (Big 2 News) The panel tries to resolve problems with the Medical Examiner's office.
I caught up with a few of the winners from election day and found out what's in store for both Midland and Odessa counties.
A Midland lost everything he owned Tuesday night after a fire broke out at his home.
A house fire in Midland shut down some city streets earlier Wednesday morning.
These individuals may have ties to El Paso.
Landgraf wins state representative seat for District 81
Early numbers show Mike Bradford holds a small lead over Kathy Reeves.
Sen. Kel Seliger of Amarillo, who took office in 2004, faced Former Midland Mayor Mike Canon, his first serious challenger for the district 31 Texas senate seat during Tuesday’s republican primary election.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - It was a tight race for the Midland Tax Assessor-Collector position.
In the past in Midland County, citizens had to vote at specific precincts for voting, but now you can vote at any precinct in the county.
Here is where you can find out your polling location if you live in Ector County.
The Carlsbad Police Department is investigating a report of a missing person.
Troopers responded to a possible fatal accident in Midland just after nine Monday night.
The Texas Tribune reports that a recent campaign visit to Lubbock by Attorney General, Greg Abbott has him embroiled in a controversy, just days before the primaries.
Pancake lovers across the country will get to enjoy them for free Tuesday.
Ft. Stockton, TX (Big 2 News) - "They're like, 'hey this kid said he could beat you up'," Konner Orndorff said.
An Odessa man is dead after crashing with an 18-wheeler on IH-20.
An Odessa family in tears Monday and questions of whether they will be able to save their home after a fire.
Kathy Reeves and Mike Bradford make a last minute push for your vote.
Brooks Landgraf and Austin Keith are campaigning until the end. Both candidates are looking forward to what election day will bring.
A local jewelry designer is making it big. She is making all kind of jewelry for celebrities, models and TV shows.
A project to improve a little more than two miles of FM 1882, will begin in March.
Five generations of the Bradshaw family celebrated Boyce Bradshaw’s 100th birthday this weekend.
Reda Hicks wins the 2014 Armed Forces Insurance Army Spouse of the Year Award.
Mickie James WWE women's champion at Wrestlemania 22 was at Hood Junior High to give the Ladies Athletic club a spirit boost.
An arrest has been made in the case of a six-month-old infant found dead last November in Odessa.
The Riders in the Sky singing group made a visit to Big 2 Studios Friday.
BIG 2 News J Russell spoke with Andrews City Manager, Glen Hackler about the upcoming changes on the City Council.
Midland County is expecting a 10 percent voter turnout during this year’s election.
A man is now facing charges in the death of an infant in Odessa.
A pedestrian accident in Ector County has turned fatal.
The Midland Independent School District is asking parents and residents to vote on the upcoming school year calendar.
The Permian Basin Petroleum Museum held two lectures Thursday to educate the public about energy.
Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) - The City of Odessa sees a rise.
Gov. Rick Perry released a statement regarding a federal judge ruling Texas’ same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.
West Texas and Southeast New Mexico weather forecasters met for the first “Warning Team workshop” organized by the National Weather Service.
The Midland Police Department will hold an informational meeting Thursday to speak about crime, traffic, and community relations.
A man was arrested in Big Spring after stealing a car, leading authorities on a chase and engaging in a brief standoff with a sheriff.
Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) - Odessa police suspects not being released back into police custody after receiving injury treatment at the hospital has happened a number of times.
Big Spring residents will no longer be able to park on front or street yards.
Two new species of grass have been found by a Midland College biology professor and his research students.
General Motors is expanding a recall on cars with a defect blamed for several deaths.
A public meeting was held Tuesday in Greenwood, to discuss a possible expansion of FM 307
The United Way of Odessa recognized volunteers who make the organization so successful today.
Austin Keith and Brooks Landgraf are running for the Texas State Representative seat representing district 81
Over 12,000 residences including Goddard Jr. High were out of power for a few minutes.
The Odessa Police is looking for a man who resisted an arrest, kicked officers and was pepper sprayed after a disturbance.
Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) - A three-month-old infant found unconscious and not breathing. This, according to Odessa Police.
Officers responded to the 3100 block of North Dixie in reference to a three month old male infant that was not breathing.
The Odessa Police Department and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to the 6400 block of East State Highway 191 in reference to a car-pedestrian crash.
Fire crews responded to house fire in West Odessa.
About 300 Carlsbad residents showed up to a public meeting for a chance to ask questions after a radiation leak.
A fight took a very strange turn Monday afternoon in Odessa.
One person is dead after an accident in Midland County Sunday morning.
One person was taken to the hospital after being pinned in the car in an accident in Odessa.
Contractors hit a gas line while working to add a new parking area at the Midland International Airport.
The deadline to apply for the Habitat for Humanity program for 2014 is fast approaching.
Our radio partner, Kicks 99.1 helps the Children's Miracle Network.
Haz Mat crews were working to clean up a Caustic Soda spill Monday night.
Members of the West Side Christian Church in Odessa were in shock after finding their church vandalized, with graffiti and flooded.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - Many who know or have worked with Clarence Scharbauer Jr. say he left a great legacy behind.
Andrews County has issued a 90-day burn ban.
Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) - More than 300 women and a few men participated in the 10th annual "Spirit of Women Day of Dance" event this weekend.
Clarence Scharbauer, Jr. longtime rancher, noted Midland philanthropist and championship horseman, died Friday from complications from emergency surgery.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - The Permian Basin Builders Association's 14th annual Home and Garden Show was more than just a show, it had activities and offered people a chance to learn.
Crimestoppers needs your help with the burglary of a vehicle.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - "I would make cars stop at all the stop signs and at the big road, make stop signs for people," said Hunter Williamson, who rides his bike to school.
Two men and a Siberian Husky are walking across the nation to raise money for a wounded veterans organization.
A 9 yr old boy was killed in a Midland County neighborhood while riding his bike Wednesday night.
Raising money for wounded warriors one step at a time.
A 9-year-old boy riding his bicycle was killed in a crash Wednesday.
A house in Odessa is a total loss after a fire Thursday.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - According to city documents, two Midland police officers were in violation of the police department's general orders.
Odessa Police is looking for the person responsible of an environmental violation.
Justin Roberts is accused of hitting his one year old daughter in the face with a water bottle.
One third of the police recruits in Odessa are women, a record number for the agency.
Midland and Odessa are participating in the annual Great Texas Warrant Roundup, which begins on March 1.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - Number one.
Raymond Alan Hofman, 38, of Midland died as he was training with a newly purchased aircraft, according to DPS.
A man arrested for intoxication is accused of assaulting a police officer after he was transported to jail, according to his affidavit.
Accidents near FM 1788 and Business I-20 early Wednesday morning have caused police to shut down the overpass at the intersection.
A single mom in Odessa was surprised by a reality show TV star, who renovated her bathroom.
Teachers from around the county were honored Tuesday night by the Midland Chamber of Commerce.
Fabian Nava escaped from the Midland County Jail on Friday.
TxDot is hosting a series of workshops across the state for minority and women owned businesses.
The district says students will be released two hours early on Wednesday, February 19th.
Ector County, TX (Big 2 News) - The Ector County Commissioners have a problem.
Jesse Lucas, 20, was arrested by the Midland Police Department in connection to the bomb threat.
A man was recently arrested after crashing into a Chili’s restaurant in Odessa.
SQUAW VALLEY, California - Squaw Valley hosted the winter Olympics in 1960. 54 years later, the Olympic torch still burns.
The FBI is now investigating a bomb threat at the Doubletree Hotel.
Parents at the Texas leadership Charter Academy are wondering why their children’s fourth grade teacher was fired.
A road project is starting at the intersection of Hwy 385 and Loop 338.
A 27-year-old man is dead after a motorcycle accident in Odessa Monday.
The suspect was caught by an officer on his morning commute to work.
Andrews, TX (Big 2 News) - Flags are at half-staff in Andrews Monday, signifying the mourning and loss of a man who cared for the city and its people.
Midland Police were involved in an officer involved shooting after a suspect attempted to run over an officer during a vehicle stop.
City of Odessa offices will be closed Monday, February 17, 2014 in observance of President’s Day. There will not be trash pickup service that day.
Gardendale, TX (Big 2 News) - Gardendale asking residents to boil their water for at least two minutes before using it.
Stanton, TX (Big 2 News) - "We do have competition," said Elodia Bravo, director of Martin county Historical Museum.
The city of Andrews is mourning the death of Mayor Robert Zap.
Odessa Construction Project To Improve Intersection of Highway 385 and North Loop 338.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - The weekend of February 14th through the 16th holds a special meaning for some animals.
Midland police need your help solving a theft.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - Gabrielle Paulo spent her Valentine's Day packing up and leaving Texas Leadership Charter Academy without a job.
In the city of Midland, couples will have to wait a lot more before they get seated for Valentine’s Day dinner on Friday night.
According to the FBI, Odessa has the highest violent crime rate in the U.S.
Traffic was detoured at the intersection of Hwy 191 and FM 1788 Thursday after an accident between two tractor trailers.
Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) - It was about 2 a. m. Sunday morning when an off-duty DPS trooper was working at the MCM Elegante Hotel in Odessa.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) -According to the Midland Development Corporation, a home in Midland costs on average $264,000.
Howard County Police need your help finding three suspects involved in a high speed chase that crossed county lines.
Midland police say a man assaulted a woman and then took her car, all while a baby was inside the vehicle.
Midland Police are asking for your help finding the suspect in a rash of auto thefts.
A propane gas tank near a fire caused an explosion in Odessa. Fire officials give tips on how to avoid a dangerous situation.
Fire crews responded to a propane tank explosion in West Odessa Wednesday night.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced Graco, a major producer of infant and toddler products, is voluntarily recalling 3.7 million car seats.
After a national controversy, local Girl Scouts ask that the public not speak to the young girls about abortion.
One man caught after multiple law enforcement agencies respond to a vehicle speed chase.
Ector County Grand Jury issued indictments for James and Tonya Carroll for three counts of injury to a child for the malnourishment and assault of their child.
Armando Espinoza is wanted for Second Degree Murder and Aggravated Battery, a Third Degree Felony and Michael Rodriguez, wanted for Accessory to wit Second Degree Murder and Accessory to wit Aggravated Battery, a Third Degree Felony.
The City of Midland is taking steps to upgrade its waste water treatment methods.
Fort Davis, TX (Big 2 News) - "Well the school was having financial issues with having a deficit and so, they were looking for places to make cuts in the program to keep the school afloat," said Darryl Schwierjohn, band director for Ft. Davis ISD.
The Ector County Medical Examiner’s Office is being called in to question after woman is indicted on child endangerment charges
Police arrest a man accused of failure to comply with sex offender registry in Seminole.
Gizmo Game Factory in Big Spring was broken into overnight.
Seven young children tested positive for cocaine. Their mother was arrested Thursday.
Neighbors are in shock with the vandalism but say they feel safe regardless of the incident.
U.S. Air Force Staff Sergeant Josh Born returned home to surprise his family in Odessa.
MISD Superintendent writes an apology letter and gives possible solutions after a school district computer with students' information is stolen.
Midland, TX (Big 2 News) - Having a 90-percent live release rate by the year 2020 is a goal that will take time to meet.
The Midessa Boat & RV Sport and Gun Show is happening this weekend in Odessa.
For the second time in ten years, crime in Midland has increased. According to the Midland Police Department, crime increased 3.9 percent during 2013.
Marfa Public Radio is bringing a taste of classical music to the basin.
Rays of Hope uses art, music and drama to help children through the grieving process.
Odessa, Texas (Big 2 News) - More than 850-thousand households across 16-states will see a reduction in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance program, better known as food stamps. And it's just starting.
The Permian Basin was covered in snow Thursday, and various schools were cancelled for the day.
Weather Closures and Delays across the Basin.