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April 7th, 2011

BSHS golfers increase lead at District 5-3A tournament

April 7, 2011

The Big Spring High School boys' golf team took full advantage of their home-course advantage to pad their lead in the District 5-3A golf tournament.

The Steers fired a team total 304 to boost their lead over second-place Abilene Wylie to 21 strokes after second-round play at Big Spring Country Club Wednesday afternoon.

Big Spring's Blake Brorman defied windy conditions to fire a 1-under 71 to lead the Steers and maintain his lead in individual medalist play. Fellow senior Andrew Fillingim shot a 73, followed by Ryan Pollard with a 79, Tate Kennedy at 82 and Devin Roberson with an 86.

Sports calendar

April 7, 2011

FRIDAY
Baseball — Big Spring at Snyder, 7 p.m.
Baseball — Post at Forsan, 7 p.m.
Baseball — El Paso CC at Howard College (DH), noon.
Softball — Big Spring at Snyder, 5 p.m.
Softball — Howard College at Western Texas College, Snyder (DH), 1 p.m.
Softball — Slaton at Coahoma, 5:30 p.m.
Softball — Post at Forsan, 5:30 p.m.

SATURDAY
Baseball — El Paso CC at Howard College (DH), noon.
Softball — Western Texas College at Howard College (DH), 1 p.m.
Track — Coahoma, Forsan, Stanton at District 3-2A meet, Denver City.

April 6th

Orville Steve Brant

April 6, 2011

Orville Steve Brant, 57, of Big Spring died Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at his residence. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.

Myra Kemper

April 6, 2011

Myra Kemper, 86, of Big Spring died Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.

Teresa Phillips Darden

April 6, 2011

Teresa Phillips Darden, 44, of Dallas, formerly of Big Spring died Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.

Leroy E. Pearl

April 6, 2011

Leroy E. Pearl, 85, of Big Spring passed on to glory peacefully at his home Sunday morning, April 3, 2011, with his partner, Thelma Roberts, by his side. A memorial service is scheduled at the Church of Christ in London, Texas, at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 10, 2011.

Bobby Sumner

April 6, 2011

Bobby Sumner, 62, of Big Spring died Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Martin County Hospital. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 8, 2011, at Life Church with Pastor Clint Collins officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Mount Olive Memorial Park.

Howard County man files suit in son's death

April 6, 2011

A Howard County man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Daystar Residential Treatment Center in Manvel amid claims his teenage son was restrained and later died at the facility, which was already under heavy scrutiny from the state.

Michael Owens, 16, was pronounced dead at a Houston hospital Nov. 5, 2010, after struggling with staff members at the residential treatment center, where the boy had been a patient since March 2010.

Alcohol license request on hold for 30 days

April 6, 2011

A business located in the Big Spring Mall looking to obtain a license to sell alcoholic beverages had its request put on hold by county officials Tuesday, due to delinquent taxes owed by the owner of the mall facility.

County Judge Mark Barr, who was expected to make a judgment on whether or not to allow BSM Ice Cream and Coffee Shop to acquire a license to sell alcoholic beverages through the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, said he is giving the company that owns the mall 30 days to pay its back taxes before he will rule on the matter.

Healthy Woman to coincide with Health Fair

April 6, 2011

For the third year in a row, Scenic Mountain Medical Center’s April Healthy Woman event will be held in conjunction with the Big Spring Health Fair, scheduled for Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon in the Dorothy Garrett Coliseum.

The Healthy Woman Advisory Council invites the public to take advantage of the many free screenings being offered by Health Fair vendors.

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