March 10th, 2014
James âCoachâ Collinsworth, 76, of Big Spring, died Saturday March 8, 2014, at his residence. The family will receive friends 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with the Reverend Ken McMeans officiating. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
Frances McKiski, 60, of Big Spring died Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Midland Memorial Hospital.Â Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.Â
Jacques T. Newton, 93, of Big Spring died Saturday March 8, 2014 at Parkview Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Fidel Martinez, 57, of Big Spring died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at University Medical Center in Lubbock.Â Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home
The Big Spring High School Lady Steers capped their 2013-14 high school basketball season recently by having three members of their playoff qualifying squad named to the District 4-3A all-district team. Garnering honors from the districtâs coaches were Julianna Rodriguez, Dyrshae Vanderbilt and Diamonique Mayes.
The Big Spring High School boysâ golf team turned in a stellar outing on Saturday at the San Angelo Boysâ Golf Classic on Saturday at the Quicksand Golf Course. The Steers finished seventh in the final team standings in the Blue Division with a team total of 694.
The Big Spring High School Lady Steersâ golf team finished 16th in the final team standings at the 2014 Andrews Girlsâ Golf Classic on Saturday.
The Big Spring High School Steersâ 4x400-meter relay served notice to the area on Friday that they will be a team to be watched. And they did it in grand style - edging out Frenship by three-tenths of a second in the final event at the 2014 Big Spring Invitational.
Big Spring High School Lady Steersâ head track coach Nick Roberson was realistic going into Fridayâs 2014 Big Spring Invitational Track and Field meet at Blankenship Field. He knew the Frenship Lady Tigers had the sheer numbers to dominate the meet, so he took a different approach, looking for quality over quantity.
He found plenty to be happy with.
New Mexico Junior College posted a 6-3 run in the final 1:18 off regulation on Friday afternoon in the Rip Griffin Center in Lubbock and claimed a tough 64-60 victory in the semifinal round of the Region V Basketball Tournament. With the loss, the Hawsâ season ended one game shy of a berth in the national tournament.