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Archive - 2014

November 19th

Douglas Edgar Hattenbach

November 19, 2014

Douglas Edgar Hattenbach, 96, of Denton died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 in Denton. Services are pending with Bill DeBerry Funeral Directors.

Vada Maxwell

November 19, 2014

Vada Maxwell, 83 of Big Spring died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Monroe, N.C. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.

November 18th

Pro football weekend recap

November 18, 2014

Thursday Night Football 11/13
Miami (6-4) 22 vs
Buffalo (5-5) 9

Miami QB Ryan Tannehill threw 2 second half touchdowns to rally a comeback victory over Buffalo. Buffalo was moving the ball up and down the field early, but could not seem to find the end zone to cap drivers. They clung to a 9-3 lead as they kept Miami in check. Tannehill was able to rally his team’s offense to score 19 unanswered points to seal the game and second place in the AFC East.

Houston (5-5) 23 @
Cleveland (6-4) 7

BSISD honors veterans with Jeans for Troops

November 18, 2014

Big Spring ISD honored Veterans Day and the men and women who have died defending our country by raising funds for military veterans and their families.

Last week, teachers took part in the 2014 “Jeans For Troops” fundraising drive benefiting the GI Go Fund, a nonprofit organization that helps veterans returning home find employment, go to college, access their health care and financial benefits, and link to housing.

For more of this story, read Tuesday's edition of the Herald.

Thursday’s Empty Bowls to benefit local United Way

November 18, 2014

Empty Bowls VIII will be held from 11:30 to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Dora Reberts Community Center.

The United Way fundraiser is sponsored by Big Spring Independent School District and Howard College art departments and H-E-B.

Tickets are $20 each and are available at the United Way office, 215 W. Third St.

For more on this story, read Tuesday's edition of the Herald.

Harvey 'Don' Ellison

November 18, 2014

Harvey "Don" Ellison, 54, of Westbrook, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 in a Lubbock hospital. No services are planned.

Don was born Dec. 27, 1959, in Eastland, Texas and married Shaw Dick June 8, 2013, in Mesquite. He worked in the oilfield as a floorman.

Don is survived by his wife, Shaw; stepchildren, Joyce Creel, Johnny Jones, Jody Jones, Sherrie Jones, Joseph Nabors and Justin Nabors; and numerous grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Kenneth Wayne Ridgeway

November 18, 2014

Kenneth Wayne Ridgeway, 71, of Midland, went to be with his Heavenly Father Nov. 15, 2014. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, from 6-8 p.m. at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home in Midland. Funeral services will be on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Chapel in Midland.

Playoff tickets go on sale on Wednesday

November 18, 2014

Playoff tickets for the Big Spring Steers' area playoff matchup with the Andrews Mustangs will go on sale on Wednesday at the ATC. Tickets can be purchased for $6 for adults and $4 for students.
Big Spring and Andrews are scheduled to play their second-round playoff contest on Friday, at 7 p.m. at historic Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.
The Steers enter the game at 8-2. Andrews is 10-1.

Texans advance to Super Bowl

November 18, 2014

The Big Spring Texans celebrated following their recent win that will send the team into the Big Spring Youth Football League’s Division II championship game on Nov. 22. The Texans are scheduled to play the Big Spring Cowboys in the championship game, which will get under way at 3:45 p.m. at Blankenship Field.

November 17th

VIDEO: Big 12 Big Plays: Texas' Pass Attack Leads The Way

November 17, 2014

Welcome to bowl eligibility, Texas Longhorns. See how Tyrone Swoopes' two touchdown passes led Charlie Strong's team past Oklahoma State for their sixth win of the season.

Make no mistake about it, the 2014 high school football season comes down to one game for four...
The Texas high school football playoffs will take a backseat to the smaller leagues this weekend....
The Howard College Lady Hawks’ coaching staff will be holding their annual “Hawk Buddies” clinic on...

 

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