Big Spring VA to hold town hall meeting
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:34:00 -0500
Permian Basin veterans are invited to a town hall meeting this week at the West Texas VA Health Care System facility in Big Spring.
Fort Bliss a pioneer for Army with new division artillery format
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 18:12:57 MDT
FORT BLISS >> Fort Bliss is leading the way on how the Army will train and fight with artillery and other fires capabilities in the future.
As more oil travels along rail, safety concerns come up
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:38:00 -0500
Six days a week, bumping through the scrub, oil trucks pull up to the rail stations at Muleshoe or Kermit, Dimmit or Roy, Whiteface, Seagraves or Wellman, any of the flyspeck boomtowns of the Permian
Shale techniques challenge water supplies
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:00:00 -0500
Report: orld Resources Institute, 38 percent of the earth’s shale gas and tight oil resources are in areas that are either arid or under high levels of water stress already
Louisiana following judge’s order on abortion law
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:01:00 -0500
BATON ROUGE, La. — The Louisiana health department will follow a federal judge's order and refrain from immediately penalizing doctors who are trying to comply with a new abortion law that requires t
UTPB: School PD reports sexual assault on campus
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:51:00 -0500
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin reported Monday that a female told university police that a sexual assault occurred on campus Sunday night.
Knife and Fork: This cobbler is for sipping
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:48:00 -0500
While the Blue Door has gained a reputation for quality throwbacks, they are constantly offering cocktails that are works of art in a glass -- oh, and delicious.
El Paso woman killed in head-on collision; police say she was using cell phone
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:56:59 MDT
A 40-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash when she was distracted by using her cell phone, and a responding police officer suffered a minor injury during a secondary collision early Monday morning in South-Central El Paso, police said.
Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 -0500
WASHINGTON — Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say. Without offe
Police officer leads El Paso musicians reviving traditional big-band sound
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:27:04 MDT
Javier Sambrano leads a double life as a police officer with a passion for playing music — not just any music, but big-band dance music.
Midland’s workforce eclipses 100,000 for first time
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:03:00 -0500
MSA’s labor force grows by 35,214 people in the last decade. Workforce Commission: Midland has added 4,507 to its labor force during the last 12 months
Inquiries begin into nude celebrity photo leaks
elpasotimes.com / Mon, 1 Sep 2014 18:21:54 MDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.
Blue Door increases nonprofit awareness
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:49:00 -0500
In July, proceeds went to the Recording Library of West Texas, and August, the beneficiary was the Midland Rape Crisis and Children’s Advocacy Center.
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