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October 11th

Wilbur Pope

October 11, 2014

Wilbur Pope, 84, of Big Spring, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in a local hospital. Funeral services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home and Crematory.

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October 11, 2014

Steers open 3-4A play with rout of Tigers

October 11, 2014

SNYDER – The Big Spring High School Steers knew heading into their showdown with the Snyder Tigers that they needed two things. They needed to play better defensively and they needed a win in order to get their District 3-4A schedule off to a good start.
The Steers accomplished both goals in grand fashion on Friday night.

Mustangs race to 6-A lead with 103-76 romp

October 11, 2014

The Sands High School Mustangs always knew they could move the ball and put up points. It was just a matter of when everyone would get healthy and click at the same time. That time came on Friday night in Loop.

Buffaloes run down Anthony

October 11, 2014

Normally, the Forsan High School Buffaloes like to spread the ball around, using a spread attack to generate astronomical numbers. Friday’s District 2-3A opener at Buffalo Stadium was anything but normal.

October 10th

Walker, Bowles family top honorees at Ag luncheon

October 10, 2014

Royce Walker and Karla and Don Bowles were the top honorees at Thursday’s annual Ag Appreciation Luncheon.

Walker was honored at the Chamber of Commerce-sponsored luncheon as the Agriculture Producer of the Year, while the Bowles, owners of Howard County Feed and Supply, were awarded as Agriculture Business of the Year.

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

Old Sorehead Trade Days return Saturday and Sunday

October 10, 2014

STANTON — The historic downtown streets of Stanton will be packed to capacity this weekend with vendors hawking what they and bargain hunters hope are the best deals in the Permian Basin.

With 620 vendors filling nine city blocks and seven buildings, Shawna Burch, Old Sorehead Trade Days executive director, said the thrice-annual event is booked solid for vendor booths.

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

Tammie Lee Daughtery

October 10, 2014

Tammie Lee Daughtery, 53, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at her residence. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Big Spring with the Rev. Craig Holstedt officiating.

Tammie was born to Bennie Jo and Benjamin Daughtery in Big Spring on Jan. 26, 1961. She spent most of her life in Big Spring and worked as a certified nurse’s assistant. She worked mainly in nursing homes until her health failed.

October 9th

Tammie Lee Daughtery

October 9, 2014

Tammie Lee Daughtery, 53, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Oct. 08, 2014, at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Chapel.

Workforce helps inmates do good while doing time

October 9, 2014

Credit should always be given where credit is due. No one deserves that more than the five men who work without pay or any guaranteed time off their sentence to keep Big Spring and its surrounding areas humming along. Often erroneously misidentified with the Federal Correctional Institute, these five men work for the Howard County Sheriff’s Workforce.

“They do everything around town,” said HCSW Sgt. John Spence who laments that they don’t get the credit they deserve for all the hard work they do.

Backed by 22 assists from Emilie Smith and a team-high 13 kills from senior Erin Pollard, Big...
STANTON – With 27 seconds on the clock and the score knotted at 20-20, Coahoma High School head...
Heading into the week, Forsan High School head coach Jason Phillips said he expected an all-out...

 

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