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Chamber Hosts Annual Medical Student Reception

Chamber Hosts Annual Medical Student Reception

The Odessa Chamber of Commerce recently gave a big West Texas welcome to 29 Third-year medical students entering Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at the Permian Basin School of Medicine on Thursday, May 11th. This is an annual reception put on by the...

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It’s Time to Start Talking Cybersecurity

It’s Time to Start Talking Cybersecurity

At the risk of sounding like Chicken Little (you know the one who runs around talking about the sky falling) the current global “go-ings on” are the closest we’ll ever get to advanced warning that cybersecurity is something every business needs to worry about. Big or...

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Buy the Basin-The Basin is Open for Business!

Buy the Basin-The Basin is Open for Business!

THE BASIN – THE BUCK STAYS HERE! They say everything comes back around and dusting off the original “Buy the Basin” Campaign is a great example!  Started in the early 1990’s, Buy the Basin was a joint campaign headed up by the Odessa and Midland Chambers of Commerce. ...

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Unveiling held for Chris Kyle Memorial Highway

Unveiling held for Chris Kyle Memorial Highway

On Tuesday morning the unveiling ceremony for the Chris Kyle Memorial Highway was held at the Chris Kyle Memorial Plaza. Several local and state leaders were in attendance including State Rep. Brooks Landgraf and Taya Kyle, widow of Chris, who spoke to the crowd....

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