Archive - Nov 21, 2013 - News Article
Herald Staff Report
Big Spring Police Officer Mark Castaneda has been served with a federal felony indictment by the U.S.Department of Justice, the local police depaartment has confirmed.
Big Spring Police Det. Sgt. Tony Everett, public information officer, said the felony indictment, delivered Tuesday, âstems from allegations on Mr. Cantaneda from a previous employer, not the Big Spring Police Department.â
Everett said BSPD is cooperating fully with the investigation and will continue to do so.
By LYNDEL MOODY
A long-time Howard County law enforcement officer has tossed his hat into the ring for the justice of the peace, precent 1, place 2 position.
Robert Fitzgibbons filed his intent to run with the Republican chairman Wednesday. The 54-year-old lifetime resident of Howard County is a lieutenant in the Big Spring Police Department patrol division.
âIâve worked with the city for 30 years,â he said. âIâve been with the police department for 29 years. I have an extensive law enforcement background, so I believe that qualifies me to sit in that position.
By LYNDEL MOODY
COLORADO CITY â Curtis Potter and Justin Trevino will join Shady Mitchell and the Kickinâ Kountry Band to headline tonightâs performance of the C City Opry Show.
âWe do a country music show at the Colorado City Opera House loosely based on the old Hee Haw show,â said Debby Mitchell, assistant manager. âWe put a little comedy in, recruit local talent and from time to time bring in older country stars.