Posted on: September 30, 2016

MPD searching for female suspect in connection to Wells Fargo robbery


The Midland Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a robbery suspect.

Midland police responded to a call at approximately 1:36 p.m. Friday from the Wells Fargo located at 4307 N. Midland Drive in reference to a female suspect w...Read on...

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Businesses, organizations invited to Halloweenfest

Halloweenfest 2016

The City of Midland's Parks & Recreation Division is now accepting registrations from businesses and organizations to participate in its fourth annual Halloweenfest.

This year's Halloweenfest will take place from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, October 27 at...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2016

Midland Crime Victim Coalition, MPD to host Domestic Violence Awareness walk

In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness month, the Midland Crime Victim Coalition and the Midland Police Department will host a walk to spread awareness about domestic violence.

The walk will take place at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Wadley Ba...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

National Night Out begins with kick-off party on Oct. 4


National Night Out will kick off with a party beginning at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4 at Stonegate Fellowship Church located at 6000 W. Wadley Ave.

Mayor Jerry Morales and MPD Chief Price Robinson will speak during the kick-off event and police and fire...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

National Fire Prevention Week poster contest underway

The Midland Fire Department is gearing up for this year's National Fire Prevention Week with the theme "Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years" from Oct. 9-15.

Firefighters will be present at Midland Park Mall from 1...Read on...

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Midland Police Department warns residents of IRS phone scam

The Midland Police Department is warning citizens to be aware of ongoing phone scams by callers claiming to work for the Internal Revenue Service.

Midland residents continue to report receiving calls that claim to be from the IRS, and Midland police wa...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

City of Midland videos earn two statewide awards

TATOA Awards

The City of Midland's multimedia work was recognized with two awards at the annual Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors conference in Austin on Sept. 19-22.

The programming awards recognize outstanding video work from across th...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

September sales tax revenues released

The City of Midland has collected this month's sales tax revenue from the State Comptroller's Office.

The total amount of revenue received was $2,514,867.

This month's figure reflects a 19.11 percent decrease, or a $594,148 decrease, from September ...Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

City of Midland receives top credit ratings from two agencies

Fitch Ratings has affirmed its top rating of "AAA" and S&P Global Ratings has also assigned its top rating of "AA+" to the City of Midland, citing strong budgetary performance and flexibility in their findings at the end of last mo...Read on...

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

Hogan Park soccer fields closed for maintenance Sept. 6 - Jan. 30

City of Midland's Parks and Recreation Division will close the northern Hogan Park soccer fields through the new year for maintenance.

The soccer fields located at the north end of the park, just south of Christensen Stadium, will be closed to all orga...Read on...