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Odessa Fall Festival
City of Odessa, Parks and Recreation

Family Fun At The Fall Festival

The Odessa Parks and Recreation Fall Festival is an annual special event that brings families together from across the Permian Basin. The Parks and Recreation Department puts hundreds of hours into making this event what it is each year and that is a grand spectacle that anyone and any age can appreciate

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Spencer_Over the edge
Carlos Madrid, MadAds Media

Spencer Finally Goes ‘Over The Edge’

After last year's choke at the Over The Edge event, I was determined to go all the way this year. You can can support our local Buffalo Trails Council of the Boy Scouts and have a great time by rappelling down the side of the Wilco Building in downtown Midland today.

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Thee Police Officers Shot During Early Morning Outside Of New Orleans
Spencer Platt/Staff, Getty Images

Build Your Own Trauma Kit

Over the last 12 months in the Permian Basin, we have had more injuries and deaths from car accidents than we had over the last several years combined. Odds are, if you drive anywhere, you will come up on one of these accidents before emergency responders. You may be the only thing standing between life and death for those injured.

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Michael Arden

Michael Arden Discusses Anger Management With Spencer


Michael Arden was today’s guest on the KODM Workday Wake-Up Show with Spencer. You’ve seen Michael on Gray’s Anatomy, The Quickening, The Return of Jezebel James and the films Underground, Bride Wars, Source Code and The Odd Life of Timothy Green. Michael also stars with Charlie Sheen in the FX hit TV show Anger Management.

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Over The Edge
Carlos Madrid, Mad Ads Media LLC

Fundraising Takes Spencer ‘Over The Edge’

Please help me support Buffalo Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America by making a donation through my page. The process is fast, easy and secure. Thanks so much for your support... and please don't forget to send this

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Opinion – What Has Happened To Personal Responsibility?

I took this picture at a local supermarket. It shows the access lanes in the handicapped zone inaccessible because, well let me just say it, some people are lazy and inconsiderate.

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Faucet Lock

Water Rate Hikes About To Go Into Effect

What we West Texans have taken for granted, is now about to cost more. Tuesday night, the Midland City Council voted unanimously to raise water rates from 2.5 to 37.78 percent, depending on usage levels. The Odessa City Council has already passed a similar rate increase.

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Anniversary Of 9-11 Terror Attacks
Getty Images

We Remember 9/11

Tomorrow marks the 11th Anniversary of 9/11. We will comemorate the moments of that day beginning with when American Airline's Flight 11 crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center.

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Foreigner In Concert
Spencer Bennett

Midland Education Foundation Raises Over $1,000,000 With Foreigner Concert

Foreigner rocked the Midland Chap Center Thursday night while the Midland Education Foundation was able to raised over a million dollars.

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Dimitrios Kambouris, Getty Images
Dimitrios Kambouris, Getty Images

‘The Voice’ + ‘X Factor’ Rivalry Heats Up, Simon Cowell Says NBC Is ‘Unprofessional’

Ding ding. ‘The Voice‘ vs. ‘X Factor‘ battle has officially begun, a week before the season premieres and the ratings books. ‘The Voice’ is strategically attempting to win Round 1 by adding an extra episode of Season 3 during the premiere week on Wednesday, Sept. 12, which is the same day that Season 2 of ‘X Factor’ premieres. That move has got Simon Cowell fighting mad.

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