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November 29th

Man faces felony charges after car chase

November 29, 2012

A Big Spring man was arrested Wednesday night after law enforcement officials say a domestic dispute turned into a short vehicle pursuit that endangered the welfare of three children.

Michael Shay Vanderbilt, 38, of 1900 Martin Luther King Blvd. (apartment number not provided) was arrested in the 1500 block of Wood Street and charged with evading arrest or detention with a vehicle and three counts of abandoning/endangering a child – criminal negligence.

Police locate missing resident

November 29, 2012

A 70-year-old Big Spring man who was the subject of an area-wide search this week has been located, according to law enforcement officials.

Jimmy Aaron Batie, a resident of the Canterbury retirement facility, was reported missing earlier this week after police officials say he was last seen during the evening hours Saturday in the 1700 block of S. Lancaster.

According to Sgt. Tony Everett, public information officer with the Big Spring Police Department, Batie was located this morning in another city, apparently in a disoriented state.

Police/Sheriff/EMS 11-29

November 29, 2012

The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Wednesday and 7 a.m. today:
• AMANDA LOUISE CHRISTIAN, 39, of 1700 S. Donley, was arrested Wednesday on two warrants from another agency.
• KEVIN DEWAYNE MORRIS, 28, of 1144 Mulberry, was arrested Wednesday on two warrants from another agency.
• ANGELA ANN MCGEE, 30, of 105 W. 24th St., was arrested Wednesday on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.

November 28th

It's a holly, jolly weekend: Several events to usher in holiday season

November 28, 2012

Do you love Christmas? Is it your “most wonderful time of the year,” as the song suggests?

Well, you are in luck.

The Christmas season arrives with a purpose this coming weekend, with parades, lighting displays, concerts and several other activities filling the schedule.

VAMC Lighting
of the Lights
The first of the holiday events will be Friday evening, when the local VA Medical Center hosts its annual tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m.

Alon USA Partners stock rises

November 28, 2012

After its initial public offering Tuesday, shares of Alon USA Partners LP — owner of the Big Spring Refinery — rose this week by as much as 19 percent, according to totals reported at the stock market.

The company issued 10 million shares at $16 each in its initial public offering. Since that time, however, the company has approximately 62.5 million shares outstanding, fetching Alon an estimated $1 billion in market capitalization.

Initially, Alon had expected its IPO to be issued between $19 and $21 per share, according to previous information provided by the oil company.

Police/Sheriff/EMS 11-28

November 28, 2012

The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. today:
• PHILLIP EUGENE BEBEE, 38, of 1604 Settles, was arrested Tuesday on warrants for assault by contact (two counts).
• LARRY DALE KING, 29, of 4207 Oak, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of burglary of a building.
• THEFT was reported:
In the 1400 block of W. Second Street.
In the 400 block of E. Fourth Street.
In the 4500 block of Wasson.
• BURGLARY was reported in the 4100 block of Muir.
• STOLEN VEHICLE was reported in the 1300 block of Tucson.

November 27th

College 'stars' to hit dance floor

November 27, 2012

Call it “Dancing With the College Stars.”

Howard College and SouthWest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf will team up this Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Hall Center for the Arts, to raise funds for SWCID's scholarship program.

The SWCID Student Government Association and Howard Dance Department are reinventing the "Dancing with the Stars" TV contest on the Howard campus.
Contestants and judges include students, faculty and staff from both SWCID and Howard College.

Police/Sheriff/EMS 11-27

November 27, 2012

The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. today:
• JOHNNY JORGE RODRIGUEZ JR., 23, of 2625 Ent, was arrested Monday on a warrant from another agency.
• JOE MICHAEL CANALES, 32, of 1505 Vines, was arrested Monday on two warrants from other agencies.
• ERIC AGUIRRE, 32, of 4113 Dixon, was arrested Monday on a charge of burglary of a habitation.
• CRIMINAL MISCHIEF was reported in the 1000 block of E. FM 700.
• THEFT was reported:
In the 400 block of E. Fourth Street.
In the 4100 block of Dixon.

November 26th

Police beat

November 26, 2012

The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 9 a.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. today:
• JARVIS LAMAR ALEXANDER, 31, of Lubbock, Texas, was arrested Sunday on five warrants from other agencies.
• RILEY ERIK WOOD, 20, of 605 Highland, was arrested Sunday on a charge of evading arrest or detention with a previous conviction.
• TERELL JACOBY DEMERSON, 19, of 1900 Martin Luther King Blvd. (apartment number not provided), was arrested Sunday on warrants for consumption of alcohol by a minor and failure to appear.

Body to undergo autopsy

November 26, 2012

Law enforcement officials say there are no outward indications what caused the death of a 39-year-old Big Spring man whose body was discovered in a field Friday afternoon in the southwest part of the city.
Daniel Gene Moses, 39, of Big Spring was pronounced dead at the scene by Howard County Justice of the Peace Bennie Green shortly after the call was received by law enforcement.
According to Sgt. Tony Everett, public information officer with the Big Spring Police Department, the body was discovered and reported to police at approximately 4:15 p.m.

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