Archive - Oct 8, 2013
Big Spring will follow a new âroad mapâ when dealing with future growth.
During its Monday meeting, the city council voted 5-0 (Mayor Larry McLellan and Raul Benavides were absent) to authorize a comprehensive overhaul of the city's master plan, which officials said will serve as a guidepost of sorts as the city deals with growth issues brought on by the shale oil boom and other factors.
Dog and cat owners have a chance to contribute to the community and save a little money as well when the Howard County Humane Society and Sierra Animal Clinic join together to host an animal immunization clinic.
âWe have a great turnout for this,â said Jo Stone, Humane Society coordinator. âWe've already had six or seven calls so far, and we've just started to advertise.â
Marcus Neal, 54, of Big Spring died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.