Five things you need to know today, Jan. 23

first_imgHome Local News Five things you need to know today, Jan. 23 Facebook Take a look at the news in and around Odessa on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Find complete local news coverage in the Odessa American every day, online at and our daily E-Edition at The numbers fluctuate, but Ector County Independent School District’s teacher shortage has remained constant the past several years. The district has taken a variety of short- and long-term steps to overcome the vacancies, but officials say they need help from everyone.2. Jury selection began Monday for the trial of Michael David Kildow Jr., who was charged with reportedly stabbing his father repeatedly in 2014.3. The Odessa Police Department charged a man Sunday after he reportedly sexually assaulted a 19-year-old woman.4. A man is in serious condition at Medical Center Hospital from a gunshot wound after he reportedly drove into another man’s fence several times, knocking it over onto the man.5. IN SPORTS: The Permian Panthers look to maintain sole possession of first place in the District 2-6A boys basketball standings when they take on Midland Lee at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Chaparral Center in Midland. Previous articleMan accused of stabbing father faces trial this weekNext articleGUEST VIEW: Abbott touts plan to lower property taxes in Texas admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest 2021 SCHOOL HONORS: Permian High School Facebook WhatsApp OC employee of the year always learning WhatsAppcenter_img Virgin Coco MojitoFoolproof Roasted Pork TenderloinHawaiian Roll Ham SlidersPowered By 10 Sec Mama’s Deviled Eggs NextStay Pinterest ECISD undergoing ‘equity audit’ Permian Panther’ Elijah White (4) dribbles against Odessa High Bronchos’ Memo Anaya (32) during the first quarter Jan. 16, 2018, at Permian Fieldhouse. Local News Five things you need to know today, Jan. 23 Twitter By admin – January 23, 2018 Twitterlast_img read more