Five things you need to know today, Jan. 15

first_img 2021 SCHOOL HONORS: Permian High School Facebook WhatsApp Home Local News Five things you need to know today, Jan. 15 Local News Five things you need to know today, Jan. 15 Facebook OC employee of the year always learning Upside Down Blueberry Pie CheesecakeCreamy Fruit SaladSmoked Bacon Wrapped French Vidalia OnionPowered By 10 Sec Mama’s Deviled Eggs NextStay Take a look at the news in and around Odessa on Monday, Jan. 15. Find complete local news coverage in the Odessa American every day, online at oaoa.com and our daily E-Edition at myoaoa.com.1. The debate on the Odessa City Council about a proposal to restructure the board turned to the city’s eastern sprawl, where the most recent oil boom brought a surge in population and a rush of new construction of buildings and homes.2. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church has completed a $6.2 million expansion project, doubling its seating capacity from 550 to 1,100 and advancing its goal to keep pace with its rapidly growing northeast Odessa parish.3. Judge Christopher Clark will assume the vacant bench of County Court at Law No. 2 today, a position he said he’s had his eye on since he first began his law career, prosecuting cases in that very courtroom.4. The West Texas Food Bank, the University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Odessa College and Midland College are partnering to put on the 17th annual Empty Bowls, benefitting the West Texas Food Bank, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 2 at Trinity School, 3500 W. Wadley Ave., in Midland.5. IN SPORTS: Taylor Langdon raced through the finish line in 14.95 seconds on Saturday night to win the rodeo’s week-long barrel racing event, and highlight a sizzling final performance as the 2018 edition of the rodeo drew to a close. Kimberly Hintz of Refugio competes in the barrel racing competition Wednesday at the Sandhills Rodeo in Ector County Coliseum.center_img WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Pinterest ECISD undergoing ‘equity audit’ Twitter By admin – January 15, 2018 Previous articleMLK Jr. Day closingsNext articleOdessa man killed in highway crash admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORlast_img read more