Howard County commissioners met with attorneys during a special meeting Monday morning, as the court looks to move forward with much-needed housing regulations ahead of the expected shale-fueled boom in the local oilfield.
According to County Judge Mark Barr, commissioners met with attorneys from Bickerstaff Heath Delgado Acosta LLP of Austin to discuss what measures the county needs to take to regulate expected housing within the county, including RV parks and possible man camps.
MIDLAND â€” The National Multiple Sclerosis Society invites West Texas to hop in the saddle and pedal toward a world free of Multiple Sclerosis during Bike MS: Cactus & Crude Ride 2013, presented by Apache Corporation, Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21.
The annual two-day fundraising ride is fully supported from start to finish and features a scenic route from Midland to Post. Registered cyclists commit to raise a minimum of $250 to fund MS education, programs, services and research that directly impact the lives of those affected by the disease.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. today:
â€˘ RONALD STANLEY HASELBY, 62, of 1302 Tucson, was arrested Monday on a charge of public intoxication.
â€˘ WILLIAM TROY HOGAN, 46, of 302 N.E. Second St., was arrested Monday on a charge of driving while license suspended/invalid with a previous conviction.
â€˘ ROY GUERRERO CERVANTES JR., 33, of 1304 Nolan, was arrested Monday on a charge of public intoxication.
â€˘ JOHN PETER GORDON JR., 24, of 3611 Hamilton, was arrested Monday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.