midland midland  /ˈmɪd ˌlænd/


  1. (n) a town in west central Texas
  2. (n) the interior part of a country
  3. (adj) of or coming from the middle of a region or country



  1. MPD: Midland man arrested for using counterfeit $50 bill in purchase

    A Midland man was arrested Friday for trying to use counterfeit money for an April purchase at a local convenience store, according to his arrest affidavit.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Midland Reporter-Telegram

  2. Midland man wanted in alleged first homicide of 2013

    The Midland County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Midland man wanted in connection with the alleged homicide of another Midlander, according to a press release Monday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Midland Reporter-Telegram

  3. Midland 101: Midland experiences significant drop-off in 10-year rainfall totals from 1990-2009

    Former Midland City Manager Mike McGregor worked closely on a number of water projects during his time here. Since leaving the city in 2001, he has served with water districts in Seminole and Lubbock and as a project coordinator with the High Plains Underwater Conservation District, also in Lubbock. He recently returned to the Midland-Odessa area where he works as a financial officer and ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Midland Reporter-Telegram


  1. "I happened to witness a bank run in Midland, Texas, one time. I'll never forget the guy standing in the bank lobby saying, your deposits are good. We got you insured. You don't have to worry about it if you got less than $100,000 in the bank,"...
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Seattle Times

  2. "I wholeheartedly believe that Midland joining with Jordan will make the team stronger," said Eddie Jordan who will remain with the team in a commercial capacity after the takeover. "I spoke to a number of interested parties in recent months...
    on Jan 24, 2005 By: Eddie Jordan Source: TVNZ

  3. "It was a West Texas kind of game. It could have been Midland vs. Tulsa," said Devil Rays manager Joe Maddon, who managed Midland of the Texas League for two seasons in the mid-'80s. "Fly balls were flying out. It's a different kind of...
    on Apr 10, 2007 By: Joe Maddon Source: USA Today

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