Archive - Mar 30, 2011 - News Article
Fresh from a stellar performance at the district contest, Big Spring High School's award-winning one act play will take the stage here Friday and Saturday evenings.
“In the Middle of Grand Central Station” will be performed at the Big Spring High School Auditorium at 7 p.m. both nights. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $2 for students and $3 for adults.
The Nancy Pahl Gilsenan-written play advanced from district competition in Sweetwater last weekend and will move on to the the area contest April 7 at Midland College.
Who says nothing happens in Big Spring and Howard County?
Anyone who attended Tuesday's State of the Community Series luncheon – Part 1: Money at Work, got a detailed report. Presentations from the city of Big Spring, Howard County, Colorado River Municipal Water District, Howard College and Big Spring Economic Development Corporation focused on the different areas each entity is working on.
It's rodeo time again ... Coahoma Kindergarten Rodeo time.
The elementary gym will turn into a rodeo arena Thursday at 9 a.m. Approximately 58 students will take part in six main events; barrels, bronc riding, milking, flag relay, bull riding and poles. For decades, kindergartners at Coahoma have been a part of longtime tradition.
Thirty-three years ago, professional rodeo clown Quail Dobbs — now retired — and a group of kindergarten teachers had an idea that has blossomed into a community event.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. today:
â€˘ ROBERT SCOTT OCHOA, 31, of 807 Willia Street, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.
â€˘Â ASHLEY LEE RAMOS, 26, of 807 Willia Street, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.
â€˘ CHRISTINA LEANN GARZA, 27, of 1902 Mittel Avenue, was arrested Tuesday on a warrant for safety belt child under 17, expired motor vehicle inspection certificate.