Archive - Jun 5, 2013
STANTON â€” At least three times a year, this sleepy West Texas hamlet becomes the epicenter of the shopping world, as Old Sorehead Trade Days swells the downtown area with thousands people.
City officials say a wide array of vendors â€” hawking everything from antiques to the latest fashions â€” will descend on the town this Saturday and Sunday.
Organizers say, however, it's the food that draws many Crossroads residents to the event.
Whether it's learning how to turn a chair into a floral arrangement or maximizing outdoor water usage at your home, the Howard County Master Gardeners have some ideas they want to share with you.
The club will begin its annual summer session of Saturday classes this week, officials said. All classes will be at the club's Green Thumb Cottage, 1604 W. Fourth (between Jones and Brown streets) at 10 a.m.
In the first class, attendees will learn how to create a garden planter chair similar to the one the club offered as a prize at its recent Spring Plant Sale.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. today:
â€¢ CALVIN JACOB LAWSON, 29, of 3701 La Junta, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of burglary of a habitation with intent to commit other felony.
â€¢ DANIEL JOSEPH DAWDY, 20, of 1425 E. Sixth St. Apt. 4, was arrested Tuesday on charges of expired motor vehicle inspection certificate, speeding and expired registration.
â€¢ MICHAEL LEE MARBEITER, 38, of 2626 Hunter Dr., was arrested Tuesday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.
Pamela Sue Vines Kirkland received her invitation to Heaven on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Scott & White Hospital of Temple. She was 66 years young.
A celebration of her life will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Cathedral Oaks Event Center in Belton, Texas, surrounded by family, friends and the countless people she touched.
Pam was born May 23, 1947, in Big Spring, Texas, as the only child of James and Irma Vines. She grew up in Big Spring and graduated from Big Spring High School in 1965.
SAN ANGELO â€” Alice Stout departed from this Earth to her celestial home on June 3, 2013. Visitation will be all day Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the funeral home, with family present from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Peace Chapel in Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring with the Rev. Ellen King officiating. Services are under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home/Sherwood Way.