DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(103121A)-OPD INVESTIGATING HOMICIDE/JBS PARKWAY & E UNIVERSITY

Odessa, Texas/October 31, 2021-A homicide occurred in the early morning hours of Sunday, October 31, 2021 in the area JBS Parkway and East University.

Two suspects involved in the homicide evaded police in a vehicle and were finally stopped and detained at 3rd and Moss in west Odessa.

The investigation is ongoing.

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(103121)-DIA DE LOS MUERTOS PARADE AND FESTIVITIES 2021

Odessa, Texas/October 31, 2021-The City of Odessa celebrated Dia De Los Muertos with a parade. Families and visitors lined the east and west side of Grant Street to view the colorful floats, Dance routines, low riders, motorcycles and other decorated vehicles. Various activities were also held at the Noel Heritage Plaza hosted by Jesse Porras Productions, Hispanic Heritage of Odessa, and the Downtown Odessa organization.

(Jesse Porras, Parade Organizer)

Dia De Los Muertos is celebrated throughout Mexico and all of Latin America. This event is a celebration of life of a departed loved one and is not associated with any Halloween activities.

(Susana Melchor, Odessa Resident)

(Jesse Porras, Parade Organizer)

The celebration of Dia De Los Muertos begins October 31st and ends November 2nd.

For DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, Danny Barrera.

 

 

DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(102921)-MIRACLE TREAT DAY AT DAIRY QUEEN

Odessa, Texas/October 29,2021-Dairy Queen’s across the United States hosted Miracle Treat Day, on Thursday, October 28th. One dollar is donated to Children’s Miracle Network with the purchase of a Dairy Queen Blizzard.

(Hailey Swack, Children’s Miracle Network-Director)

Children’s Miracle Network provides information to new mom’s of services that Medical Center Hospital offers.

(Hailey Swack, Children’s Miracle Network-Director)

Kelby Davis, the mother of twins, Anderson and Ret is representing the Children’s Miracle Network Champions by bringing awareness of the resources and services that the Children’s Miracle Network provides.

(Kelby Davis, Mother of the Children’s Miracle Network Champions/Andersen & Ret Davis)

Employees at the Dairy Queen on the corner of Grandview and Brentwood Dr helped Anderson and Ret make ice cream Blizzards.

(Kelby Davis, Mother of the Children’s Miracle Network Champions/Andersen & Ret Davis)

If you would like to donate to the Children’s Miracle Network,  go to MCH-ODESSA FOUNDATION on Facebook, or at all Dairy Queens in Odessa, Midland, Big Spring and Monahans.

(Eli Franco, District Manager-Dairy Queen-2761 Grandview Ave-Odessa, Texas)

For DRB Media Communications Digital News, Danny Barrera

DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(102721)-ODESSA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BANQUET & AWARDS CEREMONY

Odessa, Texas/October 27, 2021-The Odessa Chamber of Commerce held their 2020-2021 banquet and awards ceremony Tuesday evening, October 26th at the Odessa Marriot Hotel and Convention Center.

This event celebrates the accomplishment of the past fiscal year and recognizes the volunteers that help make these accomplishments possible.

(Jimmy Cox, 2021-2022 Odessa Chamber of Commerce-Chair)

Stacey Brown with Odessa Regional Medical Center and the outgoing chair swore in the the 2022 Board of Directors.

For DRB Media Communications Digital News, Danny Barrera

 

 

DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(102621)-RED RIBBON CEREMONY AT ECTOR COUNTY ISD

Odessa, Texas/October 26, 2021-Ector County ISD held it’s annual Red Ribbon Week-a drug prevention awareness progaram. This program educates school age children of the dangers of drug use and addiction. Red Ribbon Week is also a memorium of DEA Special Agent Enrique “KiKi” Camarena, who was tortured and killed by Mexico’s biggest marijuana and cocaine traffickers in 1985.

(Scott Muri, Superintendent of Schools at Ector County ISD)

The Ector County Sheriff’s Office is on the front lines with other law enforcement agencies, combating drug trafficking.

(Eddie Mancha, Chief Deputy-Ector County Sheriff’s Office)

Ector County ISD acknowledges, that drugs are in the school population. The school district has two K-9s that help patrol schools to assist in drug prevention.

(Scott Muri, Superintendent of Schools at Ector County ISD)

Red Ribbon Weeks from October 23rd  to October 31st.

For DRB Media Communications Digital News, Danny Barrera