Archive - Oct 2012 - News Article
One construction project at Howard College is nearing completion, while preparations are under way for another.
People can be forgiven if they believe the college has become a permanent construction zone, what with all the work that's been ongoing the past few years. And that impression will continue, at least for the next few months.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. today:
â€˘ CHARLIE JAKE TURNER JR., 32, of 4215 Hamilton, was arrested Monday on a charge of public intoxication.
â€˘ CECILLIA MIRAMONTEZ MIER, 61, of 1201 FM 461, was arrested Monday on a charge of assault by contact.
â€˘ CECILIA MIER QUINTANA, 33, of 1201 FM 461, was arrested Monday on a charge of assault by contact.
â€˘ MOLLY GALAN, 39, of 1201 Mulberry, was arrested Monday on a charge of assault by contact.
A new method of learning will be introduced Saturday.
â€śReading and Spelling Pure and Simple,â€ť written by local author Deede Cauley, will be featured at the Heritage Museum during a book signing from 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m.
â€śI didn't plan on writing a book, it just kind of happened,â€ť Cauley said.
The book is the product of an invitation to help four students learn to read. According to Cauley there was a short amount of time allotted to work with the students and she soon found herself rewriting lesson plans to accommodate what the children were needing to learn.
STANTON â€” Where can you go and shop at 500 stores, all within a few blocks of each other, and grab a meal, a snack or a refreshing drink, too?
Old Sorehead Trade Days, for sure.
It's time again for the folks in Martin County to roll out the red carpet for a shopping extravaganza in downtown Stanton. Fine arts, crafts and collectibles of all kinds are featured at the event, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13-14.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 9 a.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. today:
â€˘ ROBERT SCOTT OCHOA, 32, of 2607 Chanute, was arrested Sunday on a charge of public intoxication.
â€˘ YADIRA FELICIA GOMEZ-PAZ, 18, of 508 State, was arrested Sunday on warrants for no driver's license â€“ when unlicensed and failure to appear.
â€˘ JESSIE LOUIS SANCHEZ, 23, of 2813 Coronado, was arrested Sunday on a charge of discharge of a firearm within city limits.
â€˘ ANTHONY CHRISTOPHER NEIGHBORS, 21, of 1206 Jeffery, was arrested Sunday on a charge of public intoxication.