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, â€śstems from allegations on Mr. Cantaneda from a previous employer, not the Big Spring Police Department.â€ť
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.
â€śIâ€™ve worked with the city for 30 years,â€ť he said. â€śIâ€™ve 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 tonightâ€™s performance of the C City Opry Show.
â€śWe do a country music show at the Colorado City Opera House loosely based on the old Hee Haw show,â€ť said Debby Mitchell, assistant manager. â€śWe put a little comedy in, recruit local talent and from time to time bring in older country stars.