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November 18th, 2014

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.

Council eyes renovation plan at spring

November 17, 2014

Big Spring City Council members are expected to approve the financing of a plan to renovate the town’s namesake when they meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers, located at 307 E. Fourth St.

The council will consider increasing the city’s motel tax fund by slightly more than $22,000 to finance refurbishing the Big Spring at Comanche Trail Park.

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

Bearish oil market fuels gas price decline

November 17, 2014

Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 0.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.70 a gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.

This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.89 a gallon.

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

November 15th

Decatur ends Lady Steers' playoff run

November 15, 2014

SNYDER — The Big Spring High School Lady Steers 2014 volleyball season came to an end on Friday afternoon in the friendly confines of the Scurry County Coliseum with a tough 3-0 setback against the Decatur Lady Eagles in the semifinal round of the Region I-4A Volleyball Championships.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the entire article.

Big Spring defense manhandles Gainesville

November 15, 2014

ALEDO – When the Gainesville High School Leopards looked at the statistical numbers associated with the Big Spring High School Steers, they probably got all giddy and developed a warm, fuzzy feeling inside.
Garrett Wigington and Manuel Galvan helped the Steer defense turn that feeling into one of disappointment and despair on a cold Friday night at Bearcats Stadium. The two helped turn a dominating defensive effort by the Steers in the first half into a thrilling 35-17 victory in the Class 4A Division bi-district state playoffs – and a return trip to the second round.

Nell Key

November 15, 2014

Nell Key, age 84, of Colorado City died Thursday in a local care center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in the First Baptist Church of Colorado City with the Rev. Danny Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the Colorado City Cemetery under the care and direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.

R.K. Taylor

November 15, 2014

Mr. R.K. Taylor, 89, of Ira, Texas, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at his residence in Ira after a lengthy illness.
Graveside service for Mr. Taylor will be held Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Ira Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Thomas Wayne McNeal

November 15, 2014

Thomas Wayne McNeal, 84, of Vealmoor, died Thursday, Nov.13, 2014, in a local hospital. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Gary Bryant officiating. Friends and family will be gathering in Vealmoor immediately following the memorial service.
He was born Feb. 22, 1930, in Choctaw County, Oklahoma, and married June Ulery June 15, 1963, in Las Vegas, Nev.

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