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March 4th, 2015

Coahoma teen fights for life after sledding mishap

March 4, 2015

An 18-year-old Coahoma High School student continues to fight for his life at a Midland hospital after sustaining serious injuries in a sledding accident on Friday.

“At this time his condition changes day to day,” said Candy Parrish, the mother of the injured Garett Parrish. “We continue to ask for the amazing prayer, and we just cannot say enough about the surrounding communities and their support. I feel sorry for people who don’t live where we live because I’m pretty sure West Texas has the most amazing people in the world.”

BSISD student hospitalized after accident

March 4, 2015

An elementary school student was injured in an accident Tuesday morning, according to a Big Spring ISD press release.

Emergency personnel were called out to Moss Elementary around 9 a.m. Tuesday in response to an injured child.

“The student was transported by ambulance to Scenic Mountain Medical Center and was stabilized by the emergency room staff,” said George Bancroft, Big Spring ISD public relations coordinator. “The Big Spring ISD’s thoughts and prayers are with the student, the student’s family, and the Moss Elementary staff and students.”

Steers close out best season in school’s history with loss to Matadors

March 4, 2015

ANDREWS – For Matt Yanez and the senior members of the Big Spring Steers’ basketball team, Tuesday’s 68-52 loss to Lubbock Estacado in front of a large crowd in Andrews High School’s Mustang Arena was a bittersweet moment.
On one hand, the team saw its season end with a 14-point loss that was aided from a rash of turnovers. Then again, the team Steers did win 20 games and advanced to the third round of the state playoffs for the first time in history.

March 3rd

Officials to start ticketing those not in compliance with parking ordinance

March 3, 2015

The grace period is over, the cordial reminders a thing of the past. For those who are still parking their vehicles in their yards, the City of Big Spring is promising that there’s no more Mr. Nice Guy.

City Manager Todd Darden said code enforcement inspectors are ready to begin implementing the city council’s decision to ban automobiles from front yards, unless they’re parked on concrete or gravel driveways.

Students celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday

March 3, 2015

Happy Birthday, Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as acclaimed chidren’s author Dr. Seuss.

The kids at Washington Elementary got to spend Monday celebrating Dr. Seuss’ 111th birthday by hearing his stories and enjoying his rhymes.

Adrian Calvio, of State Farm Insurance, was scheduled to come in later in the week for career day, but when he discovered that the kids would be celebrating Dr. Seuss on Monday, he asked to come in and share in the fun.

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

March 2nd

1 dead in Glasscock rollover

March 2, 2015

A Pearsall, Texas man is dead after a one-vehicle rollover in Glasscock County Friday evening.

According to a Texas Department of Public Safety news release, 27-year-old Manuel Perez was pronounced dead by Glasscock County Justice of the Peace Kay Machicek at the scene of the accident. He was not wearing a seat belt, the DPS reports.

Four other people were injured in the accident.

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

Tereletsky's art on display

March 2, 2015

An exhibition of selected of works by a long-time Howard County public educator is currently on display at the Howard College Hall Center for the Arts.

The art show is a collection of paintings in various mediums and photos by Judy Tereletsky, a 35-year visual arts instructor who teaches at Big Spring High School.

“As I look towards retirement from public school teaching, I hope that school districts would realize the impact of the visual arts on students and the educational system,” Tereletsky said.

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

February 28th

Man arrested for arson at scene of structure fire

February 28, 2015

A 42-year-old man was arrested by Big Spring police Friday on a charge of arson after being found on the scene of a structure fire.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald

DRA brings in Country Music stars for Funtastic Fourth

February 28, 2015

Call it getting a little bit bigger and a little bit more country this year. OK, how about it's a whole lot bigger with some big name country stars attached.
Tracy Lawrence and Restless Heart will headline this year's Alon USA/7-11 annual Funtastic 4th Celebration set for Saturday and Sunday, June 26th and June 27th.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald.

HC enrollment continues on downward trend

February 28, 2015

Enrollment for Howard College continues to decline slightly across the district according to the Spring enrollment/contact hour report.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald.

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