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Archive - Jan 2014

Former Midland mayor facing off against Seliger

January 31, 2014

Former Midland Mayor Mike Cannon was in Big Spring Thursday campaigning for the state senate District 31 race. He is competing against incumbent Kel Seliger of Amarillo in the Republican primary.

For more information, read Friday's edition of the Herald.

Donnie Wayne Hale

January 31, 2014

Donnie Wayne Hale, 64, of Westbrook, Texas, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday morning, Jan. 29, 2014.

Mary Dean Cuthbertson

January 31, 2014

Mary Dean Cuthbertson 88, of Houma, La., formerly of Big Spring, died Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in a Houma nursing home. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring.

Mary was born Dec. 21, 1925, in Texas and married Vernon Cuthbertson Nov. 17 1944, in Big Spring. He preceded her in death Nov. 26, 1998.

She worked in the canteen at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Big Spring. After the death of her husband and sons, she had moved to Houma to be closer to her daughter.

Hawks roll past Chaps

January 31, 2014

Howard College men’s basketball coach Scott Raines didn’t see anything flashy about his team on Thursday night. And that was perfectly fine by him.
In fact, it is exactly what he wanted.

MC deals Lady Hawks another WJCAC setback

January 31, 2014

Ellyn Avery has some fond memories of growing up in the Forsan-Big Spring area. Unfortunately for the Howard College Lady Hawks, now she has another one.
Avery, the daughter of former Big Spring High School girls’ basketball coach Jim Avery, pumped in a game-high 18 points on Thursday and helped power the Midland College Lady Chaparrals to a 71-45 win in front of a large crowd in the Dorothy Garrett Coliseum.

Lady Steers pound C-City in scrimmage

January 31, 2014

Big Spring High School shortstop Valerie Goodblanket got the Lady Steers’ 2014 preseason off to a memorable start on Thursday afternoon at the BSISD Softball Complex. She slapped the first pitch she saw over the centerfield fence and sparked Big Spring to a 14-8 romp over the Colorado Lady Wolves in their preseason scrimmage opener.

January 30th

Incumbents to seek terms on college board

January 30, 2014

Incumbents for the Howard County Junior College District didn’t let the preverbal grass grow under their feet when it came to filing candidacy papers for the May election.

Dr. John Freeman, Marie Ethridge, Adrian Calvio and Dr. Charles Warren filed Wednesday — the first day to file as a candidate — for their intent to seek another term on the college board.

For more information, read Thursday's edition of the Herald.

Furr's closes doors; shopping center may take its place

January 30, 2014

Furr’s Family Dining is no more in Big Spring.

The popular cafeteria-style restaurant shut its doors Sunday evening and will not be reopening.

For more information, read Thursday's edition of the Herald.

Wanda M. Rudinger

January 30, 2014

Wanda M. Rudinger, 58, of Big Spring, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Cornerstone Covenant Church with Pastor Craig Felty officiating.

She was born to Alice and Charles Churchwell in California. She married James Rudinger Aug. 13, 1977, in Big Spring. She was a longtime resident of Big Spring and was a teacher for the Big Spring Independent School District. She was a member of Cornerstone Covenant Church.

Jacinto S. Hilario

January 30, 2014

Jacinto S. Hilario, 77, of Big Spring, died Tuesday Jan. 28, 2014, at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.

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