Five things you need to know today, Jan. 25

first_img Take a look at the news in and around Odessa on Thursday, Jan. 25. Find complete local news coverage in the Odessa American every day, online at oaoa.com and our daily E-Edition at myoaoa.com.1. Odessa City Council members continued to debate the merits of adding a new at-large council member and giving the mayor a vote but focused their concerns Tuesday on geographical representation on the board as a May special election on the changes appears increasingly likely.2. Ector County deputies took a man into custody Tuesday after he attempted to evade deputies in a vehicle reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour before crashing into a utility pole.3. A man is facing felony charges after a 16-year-old girl reported someone stole her phone and backpack, at one point feared for her life.4. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin ranked 25th among the most affordable colleges for online programs for 2018, according to the SR Education Group.5. IN SPORTS: The Permian girls soccer team was victorious on the road Tuesday, taking down Lubbock Coronado 4-2 at Coronado High School. The Odessa High girls soccer team knew it needed to quickly fix a few things after its shutout loss against San Angelo Central Friday. Twitter Facebook WhatsApp OC employee of the year always learning Local News Five things you need to know today, Jan. 25 Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Previous articleCouncil debates board changesNext articleOPD names Cpl. Tyler Rodgers as Officer of the Month for January admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img ECISD undergoing ‘equity audit’ Pinterest A female snowy owl perches on a utility pole the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, in the parking lot of the Discount Tire on TX-191 Frontage. Snowy owls are native to Artic regions of North America and Eurasia and a rare sight in Texas. When snowy owls are spotted outside the Arctic they inhabit areas that mimic a tundra, like agricultural fields, dunes, and airports.The snowy owl is known to be one of the largest species of owl and is on average the heaviest owl species in North America. By admin – January 25, 2018 2021 SCHOOL HONORS: Permian High School Home Local News Five things you need to know today, Jan. 25 Pinterest Hawaiian Roll Ham SlidersUpside Down Blueberry Pie CheesecakeVirgin Coco MojitoPowered By 10 Sec Mama’s Deviled Eggs NextStay last_img read more