Five things you need to know today, Sept. 21

September 22, 2018

Take a look at the news in and around Odessa on Friday, Sept. 21. Find complete local news coverage in the Odessa American every day, online at oaoa.com and our daily E-Edition at myoaoa.com.

1. A woman accused of assaulting children in two different cases was in court Thursday at the Ector County Courthouse.

2. Only one Ector County resident showed up to speak at the second and final public hearing Thursday for Ector County Hospital District’s proposed tax rate.

3. To help build bonds between medical residents, Dr. David Banh of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine uses LEGOs.

4. IN SPORTS: A good defensive back can often go unnoticed simply by doing his job too well. Such is life for Permian cornerback Christian Tschauner.

5. IN SPORTS: The Odessa High Bronchos forced four turnovers, four sacks and gave up just 196 yards of total offense as they defeated El Paso Montwood 27-0 in a nondistrict game Thursday night at Ratliff Stadium.

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