Archive - 2013
Katy Hise, 95, of Big Spring, Texas died Wednesday, Oct. 02, 2013. The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Myers & Smith Chapel with burial at Trinity Memorial Park.
She was born Dec. 7, 1917, in Brown County, Texas to Virginia and John Griffith. She had been a resident of Big Spring since 1959, moving from Andrews County. She was employed by Howard County for a number of years as director of the county's welfare program. She was a member of St. Mary's Episcopal Church.
Pauline Schuelke, 94, died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 in a Lubbock Hospital. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Eleven Big Spring High School students received all-region accolades during tryouts this weekend in Odessa.
Nine BSHS students were named to the all-region choir outright, while two others were selected as alternates.
The all-region qualifiers are: Toby Shubert, Cory Hilario, David Juarez, Hannah Morgan, Micaiah Rodgers, Brycen Kiker, Roy Gomez, Michael Matthews and Donovan Clark. Aron Rios and Kate Sorton were selected as alternates to the choir.
Youâ€™ve probably heard about the new affordable health insurance options that began Monday. On Oct.
28, at 5:30 p.m. in the Senior Circle Room, Scenic Mountain Medical Center is inviting members of the
community to learn about the new health insurance options.
Scenic Mountain Medical Center will have representatives on hand who will clear up confusion surrounding the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Douglas M. Green, 71, of McKinney, formerly of Big Spring, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at Baylor McKinney Hospital. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Mary Virginia Womack, 88, of Coahoma, Texas died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in a Lubbock hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Monroe Teeters officiating. Interment will follow at Coahoma Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at the funeral home.
Mary was born May 3, 1925, in Colorado City, Texas and married J. P. "Pete" Womack Jan. 30, 1951, in Lovington, N.M. He preceded her in death on Sept. 18, 1993.
Three people were arrested after an early morning drug bust in the west end of Big Spring today.
Big Spring narcotics officers, backed by the combined police/sheriff's office Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team, executed a search warrant at Apartment 10 of Tanglewood Apartments, 3304 W. Highway 80, around 4:30 a.m. today, said Big Spring Police Department Public Information Officer Sgt. Tony Everett.
Caleb S. Hector, 19, of Big Spring, died Friday, Sept.27, 2013, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family received friends from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Spring Creek Fellowship with Pastor Lloyd Wells and Pastor Derrick Looney officiating. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
Mary Womack, 88, of Coahoma, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in a Lubbock hosptial. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.