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August 22nd, 2014

Cowboys' Holloman Has Career-Ending Neck Injury

August 22, 2014

VIDEO: Cowboys' Holloman Has Career-Ending Neck Injury

August 21st

Rash of burglaries has PD warning residents

August 21, 2014

In recent days, Big Spring has been hit with a string of unrelated robberies, and local police officials are offering several tips to citizens to help them prevent becoming future crime victims.

“During the past week, Big Spring has experienced several robberies,” a BSPD news release states. “The police department would like to make the citizens aware of these crimes in hopes that the information will help prevent further crimes of this type.”

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

Two electrocuted in oil field accident

August 21, 2014

WESTBROOK — Two men were killed and another seriously injured in an oilfield-related accident near here Wednesday.

Officials said the men, whose names have not been released, were moving a pump jack about 10 miles northwest of Westbrook when a cable from their truck came into contact with a power line, electrocuting the men.

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

Iona M. Hardison

August 21, 2014

Iona M. Hardison, 91, of Big Spring, Texas, died Tuesday, Aug.t 19, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Trinity Memorial Park Peace Chapel with Pastor Andy Miller, officiating.

E. D. 'Wimp' Holcomb

August 21, 2014

E. D. "Wimp" Holcomb, 81, of Big Spring, Texas, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in a Lubbock, Texas, hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the 14th and Main Church of Christ with Rick Cunningham officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.

Wimp was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Martin County to the late Earl and Gurtha (Lewis) Holcomb. He married Evelyn Roberts, Jan. 24, 1951, in Knott, Texas.

Linda Dykes

August 21, 2014

Linda Dykes, 67, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in a Houston hospital. Services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.

Lady Steers set to tip off play in Granbury Classsic

August 21, 2014

The Big Spring High School Lady Steers will leap back into action – and back onto the road Friday when they venture into the Hill Country to compete in the 2014 Granbury Invitational Volleyball Tournament.

Forsan, Coahoma to hold final scrimmages today

August 21, 2014

The preseason portion of the high school football season will come to an end tonight for several area football teams, including the Forsan Buffaloes, Coahoma Bulldogs, Garden City Bearkats and Sands Mustangs.

August 20th

Family Medical Center patient records hacked

August 20, 2014

Family Medical Center was among several healthcare operations nationwide that had patient information hacked by a cyber-criminal attack, hospital officials said.

Amanda Duforat, marketing director at Scenic Mountain Medical Center, said limited personal information — names, addresses, birthdates, telephone numbers and social security numbers — belonging to “some” patients seen at Family Medical during the past five years was hacked during the cyber-attack, believed to be orchestrated by a group in China in April and June.

BSEDC discusses policies, possible raise, other items

August 20, 2014

After wrestling once again with “policies and procedures” and getting virtually nowhere, Economic Development Corporation board members moved on to other business Tuesday evening.

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