Skip to main content

Archive - 2013

October 8th

City to overhaul master plan

October 8, 2013

Big Spring will follow a new “road map” 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.

Humane Society fundraiser slated here on Saturday

October 8, 2013

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.

“We have a great turnout for this,” said Jo Stone, Humane Society coordinator. “We've already had six or seven calls so far, and we've just started to advertise.”

Marcus Neal

October 8, 2013

Marcus Neal, 54, of Big Spring died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.

October 7th

Ag appreciation tickets needed

October 7, 2013

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.

Council to consider annexations tonight

October 7, 2013

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.

United Country- No One Knows The Country Like We Do

October 7, 2013

New Listings:
1606 E. 5th
811 E. 16th St.
2601 E. 25th St.

October 5th

Wedding Announcement

October 5, 2013

Erik and K'Ja Leigh West, both of Austin, Texas, exchanged wedding vows Sept. 14, 2013, at an outdoor ceremony at Austin's Creekside in Driftwood, Texas.

Engagement Announcement

October 5, 2013

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.

Birth Announcement

October 5, 2013

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.

Birth Announcement

October 5, 2013

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.

After hearing how poorly the defense had played for weeks, linebacker Garrett Wigington was in no...
The Big Spring Junior High School Steers made sure the 2014 football season got off to a solid...
On paper, the San Angelo Central Lady ‘Cats look as if they administered a good old-fashioned beat...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes