Archive - 2013
Tiffani Breann Paige of Big Spring, Texas, and Sunil Nair of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, exchanged wedding vows at 3 p.m. Oct. 28, 2013, at Marriage Island in San Antonio, Texas.
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.
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.
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, 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, 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, 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, 71, of Big Spring, died Thursday November 28, 2013 at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.â€¨
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.
â€śHoward County has been my home for the past 57 years,â€ť Calvio said. â€śThis community has been good to me and my family and the people here have made me appreciate the goodness we have to offer.
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.