Archive - 2013
William A. Belew, 71, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, in a Lubbock hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Big Spring will follow a new â€śroad mapâ€ť 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.
â€śWe have a great turnout for this,â€ť said Jo Stone, Humane Society coordinator. â€śWe've already had six or seven calls so far, and we've just started to advertise.â€ť
Marcus Neal, 54, of Big Spring died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Tuesday is the deadline to purchase a ticket for the 22nd annual Ag Appreciation Day luncheon, which will be held Thursday in the G.C. Broughton Ag Complex on the Howard College campus.
Tickets, $15 each, are available at the Big Spring Area Chamber of Commerce, Crop Production Services, Lone Star Bank, South Plains Implement and State National Bank. The deadline to obtain tickets and reserve a seat is 3 p.m.
All area farmers and producers eat free at the appreciation luncheon; however tickets are necessary so that a head count will be available.
Annexation matters are expected to be the main topics of conversation when the Big Spring City Council holds its regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. today in council chambers, located at 307 E. Fourth St.
Council members will hold a series of public hearings concerning the possible annexation and/or rezoning of property during the meeting.
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Erik and K'Ja Leigh West,Â both of Austin, Texas, exchanged wedding vows Sept. 14, 2013, atÂ an outdoor ceremony atÂ Austin's CreeksideÂ in Driftwood, Texas.
Mike Rupard of Big Spring and Michelle Langley of Lacassine, La., announce the engagement of their daughter Reagan Rupard to Joe Hollon, son of Bill and Mary Hollon of Uvalde.
Frank Xzavier Arguello, a boy, born Sept. 27, 2013 at 8:24 a.m. weighed 5 pounds 4 ounces and was 17.5 inches long.