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Archive - Mar 5, 2011

'Pray for Rain' service set Thursday

March 5, 2011

Area residents will turn their need for moisture over to God Thursday evening, as area clergy and lay pastors gather to hold a rally to pray for rain at First Baptist Church.

Tim Blackshear, former Big Spring mayor and rally organizer, said the prayer rally will be based around 2 Chronicles 7:14. “

Gem and Mineral Show runs through Sunday

March 5, 2011

Joyce Speed believes you haven't met a nice person until you've met a rockhound.

Speed should know. She and her husband, Delbert, log thousands of of miles annually in their RV, traveling to gem shows in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, and she has been a devoted mineral enthusiast for almost 50 years.

So when she says events such as the 42nd annual Big Spring Prospector's Club Gem and Mineral Show are a treat, she has experience to back up her claim.

Police blotter

March 5, 2011

The Big Spring Herald reported the following activity Friday and early Saturday:
• WALKER WAGONER LITTLEJOHN, 17, Winston Salem, N.C., was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and runaway.
• JANTE LAMAR CHEEVES, 30, Converse, was arrested on two warrants for manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance.
• LEONARD SHANE SLATON, 45, 205 W. 15th, was arrested on a charge of theft over $1,500/less than $20,000.
• DANIEL MONTEZ VIERA, 23, 1907 S. Main, was arrested on a charge of public intoxication.

Hunt for Hailey goes on

March 5, 2011

COLORADO CITY — It's been more than two months since 13-year-old Hailey Darlene Dunn mysteriously disappeared from her home in Colorado City, and while searches for the girl continue throughout the West Texas region, investigators say there have been no new breaks in the case.

Chase Allen Musgrove

March 5, 2011

Chase Allen Musgrove, 23, of Big Spring, died Thursday, March 3, 2011 at University Medical Center in Lubbock. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First Baptist Church with Clint Collins, pastor of Life Church, officiating.  Burial will be at Trinity Memorial Park.

Mary Jane Garcia

March 5, 2011

Mary Jane De La Garza Garcia, 61, of Big Spring, died Thursday, March 3, 2011, at Hospice House in Odessa.  Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with burial at Mount Olive Memorial Park.

Bryan Vincent

March 5, 2011

Bryan Vincent, 35, of Vernon died Thursday, March 3, 2011, in Baylor County. Funeral service will be Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at 10 a.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be the Revs. Harold Brown, Doug Shelly and Barney Railsback. Interment will be at Wilbarger Memorial Park under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.

Betty Lou Benson

March 5, 2011

Betty Lou Benson, 77, of Big Spring, died Friday, March 4, 2011, at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Memorial Park. Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com

Harvey Cooper

March 5, 2011

Harvey Cooper, 70,  of Big Spring, died Saturday, March 5, 2011, in a local hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.

Thomas Weaver

March 5, 2011

Thomas H. Weaver, 85, of Big Spring, died Friday, March 4, 2011, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.

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