Gaines Co jailer injured in 4-vehicle crash outside …
A Gaines County jailer was injured in an early morning crash outside of Midland. The Texas Department of Public Safety said the investigation into the four-vehicle crash is ongoing.
For more Permian Basin weather…check here on https://www.yourbasin.com/weather/forecast/. Unsettled weather to the east of West Texas has formed because of a high pressure system dissipating and as a result, Meteorologist Ryan DePhillips expects dusty westerly winds. Despite some morning clouds, more sunshine later in the day will be the result because of the thunderstorm activity forming to the east of The Basin as the moisture drifts to the east. Along with some reduced visibility because of the dust, plenty of afternoon sunshine will nonetheless warm things up into the high 50’s, 60’s, and lower 70’s. Then, cooler air will return by tomorrow as the storm system quickly moves to the east of the region with winds calming down.
An Odessa mom charged last year after officers with the Odessa Police Department said she left her young children in the car while she and her husband had dinner and drinks at a local restaurant is facing charges once again after an eight-year-old child turned up at school with injuries on Tuesday. Cassidy Nicole Belis has been charged with Injury to a Child, a third-degree felony.
The Permian Basin is known for many things: oil and gas production second to none in the world; workers with grit, determination, and a pull yourself up by the bootstrap mentality; wide, open spaces speckled with cattle and cowboys; Friday Night Lights and all things football; and especially, faith. A new movie, set to begin filming next week in parts of Midland and Greenwood, is all about capturing the things that make the Permian Basin so special.
Sayuri Neveah Martinez was just 11 years old when she was killed in a hit and run crash on February 7, 2020. Sayuri was on her way to school when three teens driving a stolen vehicle crashed into her mother’s car; and incident that left the family mourning the loss of their “vibrant” child.