Archive - Feb 11, 2012 - News Article
Big Spring Economic Development Corporation board members will discuss the Type B project being proposed by the Big Spring City Council during a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the Big Spring Area Chamber of Commerce Board Room.
During the meeting there will be consideration, discussion and possible action concerning the Type B project proposed by Mayor Tommy Duncan, which would set some economic development funds aside for the repair and rehabilitation of the city of Big Springâ€™s water and wastewater treatment plants and repair and replacement of water distribution lines.
Paul Pittman, local resident, stopped by Inspirations Flowers and Gifts Saturday morning during Kathleen Rigdon Highleyâ€™s book signing. Highley was featuring her newest book, â€śComing Homeâ€ť â€” her third novel â€”and also had copies of her previous two books, â€ś106 Arrowhead Driveâ€ť and â€śIn Search of Tranquilityâ€ť on hand.
Start the list for the upcoming board of trustees election at Howard College.
As of Thursday afternoon, Maxwell Barr â€” seat holder of District 4 â€” and Larry McLellan â€” trustee for District 3 â€” have announced they will be seeking re-election.
Barr was appointed to his current seat in February 2009 in order to fill the position of long-time board member Don McKinney, who passed away. After his fill-in term, he was elected to the position in 2010.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Saturday:
â€˘ DUSTY FRIAR FRIAR, 24, of 604 Drake, was arrested Friday on a warrant from another agency.
â€˘ ALFONSO BACA III, 29, of 506 State, was arrested Friday on a charge of driving while license suspended/invalid with previous conviction.
â€˘ EDWARD MYERS IV, 41, of 1204 Lamar, was arrested Friday on a warrant for failed to maintain financial responsibility, safety seat system-child under 8 years or less than 4'9â€ť tall and no drivers license when unlicensed.