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November 30th

Engagement Announcement

November 30, 2013

Charles and Kimberly Elam and Kenneth Mitchell announce the engagement and approaching marriage oftheir daughter, Brianna LaShay Mitchell, of Ira, Texas, to Jeremy Mark Winn of Coahoma, Texas, the son of the Reverend Mark and Altie Winn.

Birth Announcement

November 30, 2013

Kylie Nicole Fierro, a girl, was born Nov. 22, 2013, at 5:26 a.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long.

November 29th

Elvira A. Olivas

November 29, 2013

Elvira A. Olivas, 81, of Big Spring, Texas died Wednesday Nov. 27, 2013, at her residence.Vigil service will be 7 p.m. Friday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with MSGR Bernard L. Gully officiating. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.

She was born to Maria and Jose Alvarez March 8, 1932, in Knott, Texas. She was a lifetime resident of Howard County. She married Federico M. Olivas Nov. 21, 1952. He preceded her in death Dec. 23, 1994.

Nell Grace Hart Parker

November 29, 2013

Nell Grace Hart Parker, 89, of Big Spring, Texas, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, in a local nursing home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at the Philadelphia Primitive Baptist Church with Brother Jeff Harris, officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.

Billy Smith

November 29, 2013

Billy Smith, 80, of Big Spring, Texas, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at a Midland hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle and Welch Funeral Home and Crematory.

Julius 'Jim' Ryals

November 29, 2013

Julius "Jim" Ryals, 77, of Big Spring, Texas, died Thursday, November 28, 2013, at a Midland, Texas hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle and Welch Funeral Home and Crematory.

Connie Underwood

November 29, 2013

Connie Underwood, 71, of Big Spring, died Thursday November 28, 2013 at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.


Calvio files for JP election

November 29, 2013

The race is on.

Linda Calvio, the assistant director for Victims Services, filed Wednesday with the Republican Party to run for the Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Place 2 position.

“Howard County has been my home for the past 57 years,” Calvio said. “This community has been good to me and my family and the people here have made me appreciate the goodness we have to offer.

November 28th

Police search for shooting suspect

November 28, 2013

Big Spring Police Department officers are asking for the public's help in their search for a shooting suspect.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Leroy Zubiate, 29, of Big Spring, in connection with a Wednesday afternoon shooting at 1207 Sycamore in east Big Spring.

Juan Diaz, 23, suffered serious gunshot wounds to the face and legs during the incident, which occurred shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday. Diaz was immediately airlifted to Medical Center Hospital in Odessa; no update on his condition was available at noon Thursday.

November 27th

Bailey to seek Pct. 2 nomination

November 27, 2013

A former Republican Party chairman for Howard County is throwing his hat into the political ring.

Craig Bailey, who chaired the county GOP until earlier this year, announced this week he will seek the Republican nomination in the Precinct 2 county commissioner race.

The Precinct 2 seat is currently held by Republican Donnie Baker, who recently announced for re-election.

To file for office, contact Democratic County Chairman Walter Shipman (432-264-6660) or Republican County Chairman Ron Farquhar (432-528-4869).

Filing continues through Dec. 9.

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