Archive - Jul 28, 2012
Red ink is trying to creep into Howard College's new budget.
Despite recent good financial news from the state of Texas, college officials are still faced with deficits as they prepare their new fiscal package, which will be the subject of a trustees' budget workshop set for 9:15 a.m. Monday in the student union building's Tumbleweed Room. The trustees' monthly meeting will follow the workshop at 12:15 p.m.
The flight may be over, but the lessons learned will continue.
Hangar 25 Air Museum recently concluded its 2012 session of Kid's Klub â€” Flight School. According to Museum Administrator Genevieve Stockburger, there were 28 children involved this year in the week long journey.
Allen E. Sundy, 85, of Big Spring, died Thursday, July 26, 2012, at his residence. Graveside funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, July 30, 2012, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Herb McPherson, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday, July 29, 2012, at the funeral home.
He was born May 25, 1927, in Flomaton, Ala. and married Pauline â€śPollyâ€ť Harrell Sept. 4, 1947, in Big Spring. She preceded him in death April 24, 2002.
Paul DeLeon, 60, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, July 25, 2012. Graveside funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.
A vigil service will be at 7 p.m., Monday, July 30, 2012, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.
He was born Dec. 23, 1951, in Ranger, Texas. Paul grew up and attended schools in Big Spring. He drove a truck for several different companies, returning to Big Spring in 1989 and then worked in construction for several years. He was a Catholic.
Annie Pearl Blake, 74, of Big Spring, died Friday, July 27, 2012, at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa. Her services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Ronald Jones, 57, of Big Spring, died Thursday, July 26, 2012, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. His services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Saturday:
â€˘ MARIO ROBERT OVALLE, 38, of 305 E. 19th, was arrested Friday on warrants for failed to maintain financial responsibility, fail to appear (two counts), no drivers license when unlicensed and warrant other agency (x2).
â€˘ JOE ROMERO GUERRA, 33, of Lubbock, was arrested Friday on a warrant from other agency.
â€˘ ZEON M. HERNANDEZ, 33, of Lubbock, was arrested Friday on driving while intoxicated and possession of controlled substance less than 28 grams.
Ms. Amanda Fay Moreno and Mr. Christopher James Duforat were united in marriage July 14, 2012, in a 6 p.m. ceremony at Kokopellis in Big Spring. The ceremony was officiated by Justice of the Peace Kathryn Wiseman and Manny Negron.
The bride is the daughter of Hilaria C. Moreno, of Big Spring and the late David G. Moreno. She is the granddaughter of Magdeleno and Irene G. Moreno and Abel Sr. and Irma Cruz, all deceased. She was given in marriage by her brother, David M. Moreno of Big Spring.
The groom is the son of Jean-Michel Duforat and Vickie Duforat, both of Fort Stockton.
Blake and Lisa Taylor of Weatherford, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter Amanda Taylor, to Dean Paul Camden.
Dean is the son of Terry and Marie Camden of Big Spring.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Azle High School and attended Tarleton State University for animal industries. She works for Big Spring Police Department.
The prospective groom attended Big Spring High School and is a graduate of Howard College. He is employed by Reserve Drilling.
The couple has planned an Aug. 11 wedding.