OPD dismisses officer after unreasonable use of force finding

first_img Texas Fried ChickenHawaiian Roll Ham SlidersUpside Down Blueberry Pie CheesecakePowered By 10 Sec Mama’s Deviled Eggs NextStay Youngsters urged to be safe over graduation weekends By admin – June 13, 2018 Pinterest Facebook Twitter Local NewsCrime OPD dismisses officer after unreasonable use of force finding Home Local News Crime OPD dismisses officer after unreasonable use of force finding Odessa Police Department officer Cpl. Cory Wester has had his employment terminated, the department announced Wednesday.An Odessa police release detailed that Wester’s actions during an April 2018 arrest were investigated, before his actions were found to be unreasonable.The release states that on April 27, Wester was dispatched with other officers to MCM FunDome in reference to a disturbance, where they encountered an intoxicated female who refused to comply with orders. As Wester attempted to handcuff her, she grasped Wester’s wrist tightly, causing him pain, before Wester struck her with a closed fist in the head four to five times, the release details.The case has been sent to the Texas Rangers.Further information was unavailable from Odessa police or Texas Department of Public Safety officials on Wednesday.In 2015, Wester was shot during a standoff involving OPD in east Odessa.Roy Garza was sentenced to life in prison in 2017 after being found guilty on two charges of attempted capital murder, when it was determined he shot Wester and Sgt. Pedro “Pete” Gonzalez at Clayton Manor Townhomes on Dec. 23, 2015. Facebookcenter_img Twitter Former Odessa police department officer Cory Wester is presented an award Feb. 25, 2016, during his time with the department. WhatsApp Pinterest Police searching for man connected to hit and run WhatsApp Previous articleOPD: Man punched, bit, choked girlfriendNext articleJuneteenth Celebration begins Friday admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Police searching for woman connected to husband’s death last_img read more

Booster vaccines begin Feb. 15 at Urgent Cares

first_img WhatsApp Booster vaccines begin Feb. 15 at Urgent Cares By Odessa American – February 8, 2021 Twitter Pinterest Pinterest Previous articleLarson grateful for 2nd chance in NASCAR after racial slurNext articleAZEK’s FULL-CIRCLE PVC Recycling Program Named a 2021 Green Innovation of the Year by Green Builder Media Odessa American TAGS  center_img Facebook WhatsApp Facebook While the COVID-19 vaccine first doses will still be available at Ratliff Stadium this Wednesday and Thursday, MCH officials say the booster or second shot will be administered starting Monday at Urgent Care Clinics by appointment only. The second shot is for those who received the first shot at Ratliff Stadium during the last few weeks. Medical Center Health System has created a process for the community to receive their booster (2nd doses) shots of the Pfizer vaccines given at Ratliff Stadium, a news release details. The first booster shots will be available starting on Monday for those who received the first shot at Ratliff Stadium. Odessans can call 432-640-2747. That number is answered Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., which are also the same times to get the second shot at the Urgent Cares located at either 6030 W. University Blvd., or 3001 JBS Parkway. Those who need the booster must call and set an appointment within their five-date range, which is listed on the vaccination card. No booster shots will be given to patients before the first date listed on their card. If patients can’t make the five-date range on the card, they can still make an appointment after those dates. MCHS is also asking the community to only show up for their appointment a few minutes before their allotted time to avoid a crowd in the waiting room and to ensure the most efficient process possible. There will be no walk-ins for the booster shot. Monday’s total COVID numbers for MCHS, along with the daily COVID in-house census as of 1:45 p.m. are 49 COVID patients in-house, 0 PUIs in-house. Also, 24 Critical Care Patients, 8 of those in CCU overflow in WSMP. There are 20 COVID patients vented with 23 on 4 Central patient list includes 2 from Focused Care Odessa, 2 from The Parks Odessa, 2 from Crane, 1 from Stanton. Local News Twitterlast_img read more

Tornado levels homes in North Carolina; 3 dead, 10 injured

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Eaton’s Vehicle Group lance la conception, le développement et la fabrication d’engrenages pour véhicules…

first_img WhatsApp Eaton’s Vehicle Group lance la conception, le développement et la fabrication d’engrenages pour véhicules électriques Previous articleOAT021521_winter_wildart_35Next articleOAT021721_Ash_Wednesday_StJohns_13 Digital AIM Web Support Twitter TAGS  Pinterest Local News Facebookcenter_img Eaton’s Vehicle Group conducts a total-system analysis, using state-of-the-art tools and in-house know-how, to design EV gearing solutions that are optimized for high efficiency and reliability. Facebook Pinterest By Digital AIM Web Support – March 19, 2021 WhatsApp Twitterlast_img read more

Arctos NorthStar Acquisition Corp. Announces Pricing of $275 Million Initial Public Offering

first_img Facebook DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 22, 2021– Arctos NorthStar Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”), a newly incorporated blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 27,500,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units are expected to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE”) and trade under the ticker symbol “ANAC.U” beginning February 23, 2021. Each unit consists of one Class A ordinary share and one-fourth of one redeemable warrant. Each whole warrant entitles the holder thereof to purchase one Class A ordinary share at a price of $11.50 per share, subject to adjustment. Only whole warrants are exercisable. Once the securities comprising the units begin separate trading, the Company expects that the Class A ordinary shares and redeemable warrants will be listed on the NYSE under the symbols “ANAC” and “ANAC WS,” respectively. The Company is sponsored by Arctos NorthStar Acquisition Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of Arctos Sports Partners (“Arctos”). The Company will be led by Arctos Executive-in-Residence Theo Epstein, Arctos Managing Partner and co-Founder Doc O’Connor and Arctos Managing Partner and co-Founder Ian Charles. While the Company may pursue an initial business combination target in any industry, it currently intends to pursue opportunities in the sports, media and entertainment sectors. Citigroup Global Markets Inc. is serving as sole book-running manager for the offering. The Company has granted the underwriter a 45-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,125,000 units at the initial public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering is expected to close on February 25, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. When available, copies of the prospectus may be obtained from: Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Attention: Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717 or by telephone at 800-831-9146. A registration statement relating to the securities became effective on February 22, 2021. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains statements that constitute “forward-looking statements,” including with respect to the proposed initial public offering and the anticipated use of the net proceeds. No assurance can be given that the offering discussed above will be completed on the terms described, or at all, or that the net proceeds of the offering will be used as indicated. Forward-looking statements are subject to numerous conditions, many of which are beyond the control of the Company, including those set forth in the Risk Factors section of the Company’s registration statement and preliminary prospectus for the Company’s offering filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Copies of these documents are available on the SEC’s website, www.sec.gov. The Company undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this release, except as required by law. View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210222006002/en/ CONTACT: Lauren Fernandez [email protected] KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS INDUSTRY KEYWORD: BANKING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE SOURCE: Arctos NorthStar Acquisition Corp. Copyright Business Wire 2021. PUB: 02/22/2021 11:07 PM/DISC: 02/22/2021 11:07 PM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210222006002/en By Digital AIM Web Support – April 6, 2021 Previous articleTop board leaders resign after deadly Texas power outagesNext articleDOMTAR CORPORATION ANNONCE DES NOMINATIONS AU COMITÉ DE DIRECTION Digital AIM Web Support TAGS  Twitter Twitter Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp Pinterest Arctos NorthStar Acquisition Corp. Announces Pricing of $275 Million Initial Public Offering Local NewsBusiness WhatsApp Pinterestlast_img read more