Archive - Apr 2014
Santos M. Duron, 90, of Big Spring, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at his daughter's residence in San Antonio. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel in Big Spring. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.
Vigil services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.
Santos was born Nov. 1, 1923, in Big Spring, and married Virginia Vela, Sept. 27, 1952, in Big Spring.
The Forsan High School Buffaloes and Miles Bulldogs will get the playoff atmosphere started a bit earlier this evening when they square off in a key District 6-A matchup in Forsan. The two teams enter tonightâ€™s 7 p.m. showdown tied for the top spot in the district standings with identical 6-1 records.
The Big Spring High School baseball and softball teams will honor their senior players tonight.
Isaiah Ontiveros went 3-for-4 from the plate and drove in three runs on Monday and powered the Big Spring High School Steersâ€™ junior varsity baseball team to a thrilling 12-10 win over the Greenwood Rangers in 10 innings.
HERALD photo/Andreia Medlin
Braving the heat to run for a cure. Despite temperatures in the upper 90s, more than 20 entrants participated in the 16th annualÂ Master the MountainÂ 5k/10k run Saturday at the Big Spring State Park. All proceeds were donated to Relay For Life.
Last-minute tax filers have until the end of the day Tuesday to either file their 2013 tax returns or request an extension.
According to Big Spring Postmaster Robert Fleet, those who file paper forms though mail will have until 5:25 p.m. Tuesday to get a postmark of April 15 on their envelope.
Ann C. Hayes, 72, of Big Spring, died Saturday April 12, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Cecil Hoard, 59, of Big Spring, died Saturday April 12, 2014, at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Santos M. Duron, 90, of Big Spring died Saturday, April 12, 2014, in San Antonio. Funeral services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home and Crematory.
Trustees with the Big Spring Independent School District were introduced to Fred Liner of the Texas Education Agency placed in the district as a monitor during their monthly meeting.
The district has been under the watchful eyes of TEA because of low test scores the past several years.
For more of this story, read Sunday's edition of the Herald.