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    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    Midland College offers Geographic Information Systems (GIS) classes FREE GIS Lunch & Learn Wednesday, April 26 Scharbauer Student Center Carrasco Room 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. For more information, contact MC Dean of Community Relations Rebecca Bell (432) 686-4556 (office), (432) 853-7099 (cell), rbell@midland.edu MIDLAND, TEXAS – Since 1969, ESRI has been leading the globe in Geographic ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    Museum of the Southwest Appoints New Executive Director MIDLAND, TX: Board of Trustees President Dwight Alworth announced today that the Museum of the Southwest (MSW) has appointed Ms. Lee Ortega, founding executive director of the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, as its new executive director. Ortega begins her new position on June 30, 2017. “After a nationwide search, we are delighted to ...read more
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    Monday, April 24, 2017
    Midland College student publications win 20 awards For more information, contact MC Dean of Community Relations Rebecca Bell (432) 853-7099, rbell@midland.edu MIDLAND, TEXAS – On April 1, Midland College (MC) Student Publications contributors won 20 awards from the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association at the organization’s convention in Dallas. “Our students compete in very ...read more
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    Monday, April 24, 2017
    Midland, TX - Security Bank will be hosting their third annual “Teach a Child to Save Day” on Thursday, April 27 th at Pease Elementary in Midland from 2:00-3:00 PM. Pease Elementary is located at 1700 Magnolia Ave, Midland, TX. Jane Baker, Area Manager of Midland and Odessa branches, will be presenting lessons to all first and second graders. The lessons will cover counting money ...read more
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    Friday, April 21, 2017
    “Freedom CNG holds Awareness Training for Local First Responders” Midland, Texas- On April 19-20, Freedom CNG held a series of free natural gas vehicle and station awareness trainings for Permian Basin First Responders. Additional key sponsors included the West Texas Energy Consortium, Atmos Energy, Texas 811, and the Permian Basin MPO. Nearly 100 attendees from Midland Fire ...read more
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    Thursday, April 20, 2017
    Keep Midland Beautiful TreeKeepers, COM and Henderson Elementary Plant Trees in Celebration of Arbor Day 2017 Keep Midland Beautiful, the City of Midland and Henderson Elementary 5 th Graders are celebrating Arbor Day at 9 a.m. on Thursday, April 20 th , 2017 with a tree planting at Henderson Park, 4701 Graceland Drive. Arbor Day is April 28 th . 5 th Grade students from Henderson have been ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    TWO MIDLAND ISD SCHOOLS NAMED TO PRESTIGIOUS HONOR ROLL Contact: Woodrow Bailey, Director of HR/Communications, 432-240-1809 CARVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL AT MIDLAND COLLEGE RECOGNIZED BY ERP/IPE FOR HIGH ACHIEVEMENT IN STUDENT SUCCESS Texas Schools Selected for Prestigious Honor Roll Issued By a National Campaign of Business and Education Leaders MIDLAND – Midland ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 18, 2017
    BEE GEES GOLD TRIBUTE BAND featured at 8 th annual free aphasia AWARENESS concert No disco act saw more success than the Bee Gees, selling over 220 million albums worldwide with countless number one hits. On Friday, May 5th, the Permian Basin is invited to Bee Gees Gold, the ultimate tribute to the Bee Gees. Presented by Vicky and S. Javaid Anwar and Midland Energy/Petroplex Energy, a terrific ...read more
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    Thursday, April 13, 2017
    Midland College honors the U.S. Armed Services Saturday, April 22 College partners with the Midland Vet Center and Permian Basin Military Partners Coalition to host Veterans Benefits & Resources Fair 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Midland College Scharbauer Student Center Special Seating for military veterans and active-duty military service personnel Phyllis and Bob Cowan Performing Arts Series Drew ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    Midland College signs articulation agreement with Hardin-Simmons University Officials to sign agreement on Tuesday, April 18, 11:30 a.m., Scharbauer Student Center Herd Faculty Lounge Students may transfer 60+ hours of coursework For more information, contact MC Dean of Community Relations Rebecca Bell (432) 853-7099, rbell@midland.edu MIDLAND, TEXAS –On Tuesday, April 18, Midland College ...read more
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    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    AWESOME OPPORTUNITY!!! Family Promise of Midland, Texas recently received notice that a local Foundation will match all new monetary gifts to Family Promise of Midland up to $25,000 in total! Family Promise is a nonprofit 501 c (3) organization that helps FAMILIES that are HOMELESS. Here’s the deal…NOW’S THE TIME TO GIVE… IF you’ve never given to Family Promise of ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 05, 2017
    VIVID: THE STORY OF COLOR IS EXPERIMENTAL, IMMERSIVE AND POWERFUL On Friday, April 28, two incredible dance companies will come together to tell “the story of color” in an innovative and powerful, never-seen-before way. Vivid, sponsored by Atmos Energy, David H. Arrington and do432, is the story of color that will be told through the medium of dance and instrumental music. BANDALOOP, ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 05, 2017
    MIDLAND, TEXAS West Texas National Bank’s President and CEO, Keith Moore, announced today that Mark D. McKinney has been promoted to Executive Vice President of WTNB. Mr. McKinney, a West Texas native, joined WTNB in 2009 as a Senior Vice President in the Energy and Commercial Lending area and in 2011 became the Bank’s Chief Credit Officer. McKinney has helped build the Bank’s ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 05, 2017
    Third Thursday Reading Program Thursday, April 20th, from 4:30-5:30 PM, the George W. Bush Childhood Home will be holding a FREE reading event for children of all ages in our Visitor Center. We will be reading several books including the feature book, “Cat and Canary”, and each child will receive a copy of the book to call their own, snacks and a gift from Whataburger. Space is ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 05, 2017
    Forty-eight years ago, Arthur Mitchell and his mentor Karel Shook founded Dance Theatre of Harlem as a beacon of hope for the youth in the underprivileged neighborhood where Mitchell grew up. An acclaimed principal dancer with George Balanchine’s New York City Ballet, Mitchell took the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as a call to action. Drawing on his expertise and his ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 04, 2017
    Midland College brings Permian Basin companies to Job Fair 2017! Thursday, April 6, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Al G. Langford Chaparral Center For more information, contact Lupe Daniels, MC Career Center coordinator, (432) 685-4716, ldaniels@midland.edu One of the largest job fairs in the Permian Basin for over 20 years! The Midland College (MC) Career Center is hosting its annual career/job fair to ...read more
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    Monday, April 03, 2017
    LONE STAR STATE BANK NAMES GARTH WRIGHT AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT MIDLAND MARKET GARTH WRIGHT HAS BEEN NAMED AS THE EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF LONE STAR STATE BANK LOCATED AT DINERO PLAZA, 1004 NORTH BIG SPRING STREET, SUITE 100 IN MIDLAND, TEXAS. MIKE DAVIS, LONE STAR STATE BANK MIDLAND MARKET PRESIDENT, AND ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER SAID, “WE ARE TREMENDOUSLY PLEASED TO HAVE A SEASONED ...read more
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    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Midland College hosts “See MC/Sí MC” family event Saturday, April 8, MC main campus, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Robotics Competition at 8:30 a.m.; Career Presentations at 10:00 a.m. For more information, please contact Alfredo Chaparro, director of Community Services (432) 686-4910; achaparro@midland.edu Midland College (MC) invites the entire community to “see MC and say ...read more
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    Friday, March 31, 2017
    Midland College hosts “Bark in the Park” Lady Chaps softball team and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society partner with Lone Star Sanctuary for Animals Family activities scheduled throughout the day Saturday, April 8 For more information, contact MC Dean of Community Relations Rebecca Bell (432) 853-7099, rbell@midland.edu MIDLAND, TEXAS –On Saturday, April 8, the Midland College (MC) ...read more
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    Thursday, March 30, 2017
    WHO: The Village at Manor Park WHAT: Ground Breaking for Village South WHEN: Thursday, March 30. 1:30 p.m. Lunch before. WHERE: Meet at the Concho Patio behind Margaret Cowden Clubhouse by 1 p.m. 2208 North Loop 250 West, Midland; Use the Sinclair Street entrance The Village at Manor Park will break ground on their newest Independent Living campus expansion, Village South, on Thursday, March ...read more
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    Thursday, March 30, 2017
    The Midland RockHounds would like to invite the entire Permian Basin out to Security Bank Ballpark on Tuesday, April 4 at 6:00 p.m. to help us celebrate our back-to-back-to-back Texas League titles and meet the team to kick off the 2017 season!
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    Tuesday, March 28, 2017
    WEIDNER GRAND OPENING REGIONAL OFFICE OPENING IN MIDLAND Weidner Apartment Homes has announced they will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Grand Opening of their new Texas Regional Office. The celebration is scheduled for Thursday, March 30 th from 4:00-7:00 pm with the Ribbon Cutting at 4:30. The event will occur at the new office which is located at 3200 La Force Boulevard in Midland. ...read more
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