Archive - Jan 15, 2013
FORSAN â€” When it comes to student safety and security procedures, Forsan Independent School officials don't consider â€śgoodâ€ť good enough.
A review of safety and security protocols in the school district left officials giving FISD a passing grade, but they were quick to add improvements could and probably will be made â€” up to and including the possibility of arming district personnel.
The Texas Ethics Commission has issued a note of final resolution in the complaint against Big Spring District 1 Councilman Marcus Fernandez claiming the local politician illegally accepted campaign contributions during his 2011 bid for office.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. today:
â€˘ STEVEN JAY CLAYTON, 30, of 1700 W. First St., was arrested Monday on a warrant from another agency.
â€˘ SARAH NICOLE DUNLAP, 28, of 315 N.E. Broadway in Coahoma, was arrested Monday on charges of theft â€“ more than $50 and less than $500 and hindering the apprehension/prosecution of a known felon.
â€˘ RICKEY LEE HAGGARD, 41, of 704 Borden Rd., was arrested Monday on a warrant from another agency.
â€˘ THEFT was reported:
In the 1200 block of E. Third Street.
In the 200 block of W. FM 700.
Sandi Jean Allen, 49, of Glasscock County died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in Glasscock County. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Billy Guy of Full Gospel Fellowship officiating. Burial will be at Trinity Memorial Park.
Lanell Morris, 77, of Big Spring died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Dr. Doug Shelley, pastor of East Side Baptist Church, officiating.
She was born Feb. 8, 1935, in DeLeon, Texas, to Billie and Junior Files. She moved from Houston four years ago to Big Spring. She had worked at H.E.B. and the Lexington Hotel, both in Houston. She was a Baptist.