Archive - 2013
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. May 17, 2013 and 7 a.m. today:
â¢ VICTORIA CEVALLOS, 44, of 3912 E. Hwy 350, was arrested Friday on warrants for theft greater than or equal to $50 but less than $500, expired registration and theft by check greater than or equal to $20 but less than $500.
â¢ KERRY CECIL OMELIA, 51, of 1004 E. 15th St., was arrested Friday on warrants for driving while license invalid, failure to appear, and two warrants from another agency.
Big Spring Independent School District Trustee Pat DeAnda, claiming she's been ignored and marginalized by administrators and her colleagues on the school board, abruptly walked out of the middle of Thursday's board meeting.
DeAnda, District 2 trustee, had expressed her desire to address the board on âconcernsâ she had about the way BSISD officials were conducting the district's business. When told the subject had to be included on the evening's posted agenda in order to be discussed, she quickly summoned members of the media outside the board room for an impromptu news conference.
Daniel L. Marsh, director of the West Texas VA Health Care System, is headed for Oklahoma.
Marsh, who has been in the Big Spring area since 2008, will become director at the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center effective June 2.
Marsh said he is proud of the processes that have been implemented and the accomplishments during the five years he's been in Big Spring.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Thursday and 7 a.m. today:
â¢ ERNESTO MARQUEZ ZUBIATE, 59, of 1103 E. 11th Place, was arrested Thursday on a warrant for assault by threat.
â¢ TOMMY GENE ROPER, 39, of 1311 Mobile, was arrested Thursday on a warrant for theft â more than $500 and less than $1,500.
â¢ BELINDA KAY HALL, 36, of 1434 Hilltop Rd., was arrested Thursday on a charge of assault causing bodily injury â family violence.
Terry Laine Camden was born Jan. 2, 1960, to Markust Camden and Carol (Day) Camden. Weighing in at more than 11 pounds, he was a big bundle of joy welcomed home by his two older brothers, Guy Dean Camden and Markust Lee Camden Jr.
He grew up in Richmond, Ind., and attended Richmond High School. On Sept. 25, 1981, he married the love of his life, Marie Elizabeth Merkamp. During the early years of their marriage, they lived in several states, but vowed to someday make Big Spring, Texas, their home after first moving there in 1981.
Howard College and Angelo State University are partnering on a plan which might provide a boost in enrollment to both campuses.
The plan was approved by Howard trustees Wednesday afternoon.
The proposal calls for students who were denied admission to ASU to be allowed to enroll in Howard College classes and, as long as they remain committed to reapplying to the larger university, can still take advantage of student support services at both institutions, including degree plan coordination.
Each year since 1989, a group of former service men and women and their families have straddled their bikes in a ride from California to Washington, D.C. The purpose, as it has always been, is one of healing, accountability and honor.
The vast group of motorcyclists who participate in âRun for the Wallâ will stop in Big Spring Saturday morning en route to the nation's capitol. The public is encouraged to attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Big Spring Vietnam Memorial before the riders move on. It is anticipated they will arrive between 9:45 a.m. and 10:25 a.m.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Wednesday and 7 a.m. today:
â¢ PAUL RAY FLANNELL, 55, of 1106 W. Fourth St., was arrested Wednesday on a charge of public intoxication.
â¢ TERESA DIANE PARK, 57, of 13360 Old Colorado City Highway, was arrested Wednesday on a charge of public intoxication.
â¢ BURGLARY OF A HABITATION was reported in the 500 block of S. Goliad.
â¢ CRIMINAL MISCHIEF was reported in the 800 block of W. FM 700.
The Howard County Sheriffâs Office reported the following activity:
Funeral services for Genaro S. Rosa of Stanton have been set for 10 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church with Msgr. Droll officiating. Interment will follow at St Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
A rosary will be recited Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Stanton Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.
Genaro was born March 2, 1925, in Garceno, Texas, and passed away at his residence in Stanton. He was a farmer for many years in Martin County.
He is preceded in death by his son, Roel Rosa.
Infant twin sons of Brenda Puga and Frank Chazarreta of Big Spring, died Sunday, May 12, 2013, in a local hospital. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at Mount Olive Memorial Park with the Rev. Joe Torres officiating.
In addition to their parents, they are survived by three brothers, Jacob Puga, Randy Hernandez Jr. and Julian Hernandez; three sisters, Maliah Hernandez, Erica Hernandez and Kataleya Hernandez, all of Big Spring; paternal grandmother, Debbie Chazarreta; paternal grandfather, Ray Pizana; and maternal grandparents, Felipe and Maria Puga.