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AP Sportlight

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Jan. 18

Norwegian skier Foss-Solevaag dominates slalom for 1st win

Norwegian skier Foss-Solevaag dominates slalom …

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FLACHAU, Austria (AP) — Sebastian Foss-Solevaag won his first World Cup slalom in dominating style on Sunday.

AP Sportlight

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Jan. 18

Norwegian skier Foss-Solevaag dominates slalom for 1st win

Norwegian skier Foss-Solevaag dominates slalom for 1st win

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FLACHAU, Austria (AP) — Sebastian Foss-Solevaag won his first World Cup slalom in dominating style on Sunday.

Bundesliga set to finish season without fans amid pandemic

Bundesliga set to finish season without fans amid pandemic

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Fans are highly unlikely to return to German soccer stadiums before the end of the season, the chief executive of th…

Italian skier Bassino gets 2nd straight GS win, Shiffrin 6th

Italian skier Bassino gets 2nd straight GS win, Shiffrin 6th

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KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia (AP) — Marta Bassino won her second World Cup giant slalom in two days Sunday after first-run leader Mikaela Shiffrin …

72 tennis players in lockdown after virus cases on flights

72 tennis players in lockdown after virus cases on flights

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A further 25 tennis players were forced into quarantine in Australia ahead of the season's first tennis major after another positive coronavir…

Napoli beats Fiorentina 6-0 ahead of Inter vs. Juventus

Napoli beats Fiorentina 6-0 ahead of Inter vs. Juventus

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MILAN (AP) — Lorenzo Insigne scored two and set up another as a stunning first-half performance saw Napoli blow Fiorentina away, winning 6-0 t…

Wyoming looks to end streak vs Air Force

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Wyoming (7-5, 1-4) vs. Air Force (4-7, 2-5)

CSUN looks to extend streak vs CS Fullerton

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Cal State Northridge (5-3, 1-0) vs. Cal State Fullerton (2-4, 1-4)

UNCG looks to extend streak vs The Citadel

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The Citadel (8-2, 1-2) vs. UNC Greensboro (8-5, 3-2)

Vermont looks to extend streak vs Maine

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Maine (2-6, 2-5) vs. Vermont (6-3, 6-3)

Alcorn State looks for home win vs UAPB

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Arkansas-Pine Bluff (3-9, 2-1) vs. Alcorn State (1-6, 1-1)

Bradley looks to extend streak vs Evansville

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Evansville (6-7, 4-3) vs. Bradley (8-4, 2-1)

Albany looks to sweep NJIT

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NJIT (4-5, 3-4) vs. Albany (2-5, 2-3)

Southern looks for home win vs MVSU

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Mississippi Valley State (0-11, 0-3) vs. Southern (2-4, 2-0)

UNLV looks to extend streak vs NM

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New Mexico (4-7, 0-7) vs. UNLV (3-6, 1-2)

Samford looks to end streak vs WCU

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Western Carolina (7-4, 0-2) vs. Samford (5-7, 1-4)

Walker, Fla St. visit Louisville

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Florida State (7-2, 3-1) vs. Louisville (9-2, 4-1)

Norfolk State looks to extend streak vs Delaware St.

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Norfolk State (7-4, 2-1) vs. Delaware State (0-8, 0-3)

Lafayette looks to extend streak vs Loyola

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Lafayette (4-1, 4-1) vs. Loyola (Md.) (0-1, 0-1)

Loyola-Chicago looks for home win vs Northern Iowa

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Northern Iowa (3-9, 2-5) vs. Loyola of Chicago (9-3, 4-1)

Local People

MASTER GARDENERS: Deer Grass is beautiful and native to the Permian Basin

MASTER GARDENERS: Deer Grass is beautiful and native to the Permian Basin

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Deer Grass (Muhlenbergia rigens) is one of the grasses that is native to the Permian Basin. This beautiful, showy grass is a perennial that fo…

GARDENING: Start tomatoes indoors before transplanting to the garden

GARDENING: Start tomatoes indoors before transplanting to the garden

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Tomatoes do well when they are started from seed indoors in January. To start your seeds use a container of well moistened seed starting mix. …

Community

PET OF THE WEEK: Kane

PET OF THE WEEK: Kane

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Kane, a 7-year-old male Cane Corso mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. To adopt Kane …

PET OF THE WEEK: Bart

PET OF THE WEEK: Bart

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Bart, a 3-month-old male cat, needs to be adopted into a good home. To adopt Bart or any of …

GOOD NEWS: Brothers embark on medical pathway

GOOD NEWS: Brothers embark on medical pathway

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MIDLAND Enrique “Ricky” and Michael “Mikey” Mangan are brothers who want to pursue medical careers. The oldest, Ricky, graduate…

GOOD NEWS: Petroleum Hall of Fame 2021 inductees announced

GOOD NEWS: Petroleum Hall of Fame 2021 inductees announced

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MIDLAND The Petroleum Hall of Fame is dedicated to those who cherished the freedom to dare, and whose work and service helped b…

Most Popular

  • Monday, January 11, 2021
  • Woman charged with five felonies

    Woman charged with five felonies

    The 39-year-old woman arrested after she was in a standoff with the Odessa Police Department near Odessa High School on Friday was also reportedly in possession of 52.5 grams of methamphetamine.

  • Man charged with assaulting girlfriend over chopsticks

    Man charged with assaulting girlfriend over chopsticks

    An Odessa Police Department affidavit detailed that a 37-year-old man reportedly assaulted his girlfriend two times in less than a month with the second assault happening after an argument over chopsticks.

  • Man charged with stabbing pregnant girlfriend

    Man charged with stabbing pregnant girlfriend

    A 24-year-old man was arrested after he reportedly choked his girlfriend and stabbed her while she was 8 months pregnant.

  • Tuesday, January 12, 2021
  • Man charged in assault with dog collar, pipe

    Man charged in assault with dog collar, pipe

    A series of Odessa Police Department probable cause affidavits detail that a 24-year-old man assaulted his ex-girlfriend with a dog collar, caused nearly $3,000 in damage to her car and assaulted his ex-girlfriend’s brother with a metal pipe.

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2021
  • Midlanders charged in connection to Capitol riots

    Midlanders charged in connection to Capitol riots

    Two Midlanders were charged Wednesday afternoon with two federal misdemeanors in connection to the Capitol riots a week ago.

  • Thursday, January 14, 2021
  • MCH asks public to pre-register online for COVID-19 vaccine

    MCH asks public to pre-register online for COVID-19 vaccine

    Medical Center Hospital officials are encouraging the public to visit the hospital’s website beginning Friday to start pre-registering for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine which is expected to arrive on Monday.

  • Friday, January 15, 2021
  • Ancient skull found near Big  Bend

    Ancient skull found near Big Bend

    A 42 million year old partial skull was identified and discovered by members of the Virginia Tech Department of Geosciences in the College of Science and the University of Texas at Austin at the Dalquest Desert Research Station near the Big Bend Ranch State Park.

  • Tuesday, January 12, 2021
  • Odessans left in dark on COVID rates

    Odessans left in dark on COVID rates

    Ector County will no longer share local COVID-19 data with the public because county officials claim they don’t have the resources to keep the public informed, County Health Authority Dr. Babatunde Jinadu said Tuesday.

  • Friday, January 15, 2021
  • COVID-19 vaccines

    COVID-19 vaccines

    Medical Center Hospital will receive its first weekly shipment of 3,900 doses of the Pfizer COVID19 vaccine on Monday and begin administering shots on the same day. An online registration link is coming soon to sign up for the vaccine. For more information, visit tinyurl.com/y3sxd3to.

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2021
  • MCH plans mass vaccines starting Monday

    MCH plans mass vaccines starting Monday

    Medical Center Hospital will receive its first weekly shipment of 3,900 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine on Monday and begin administering shots on the same day, hospital officials announced during a virtual press conference Wednesday.

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