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August 23rd

Taking a bath

August 23, 2014

Raul Sanchez and Jonathan Granados take advantage of the mild weather to wash their cars Saturday.

Cleaning up the lake

August 23, 2014

Keep Big Spring Beautiful volunteers Angie and K’Leigh Williams pick up trash at Comanche Trail Lake during Clean The Lake Day early Saturday.

HERALD photo/Andreia Medlin

August 22nd

Names released of pair killed in oil field accident

August 22, 2014

WESTBROOK — The identification of two men who were killed in an oilfield-related accident in Mitchell county have been released by the Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office.

Harvey Ray McKinney, 35, and Laban Michael Robokoff, 24, both of the Midland/Odessa area and both employees of Midland-based Rayco of Midland, died after being electrocuted when their truck came into a contact with a power line, according to Mitchell County Sheriff Patrick Toombs.

For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.

Forsan ISD trustees slate hearing on tax rate, budget

August 22, 2014

FORSAN — The public has a chance to voice an opinion on the proposed 2014-2015 budget and tax rate rate before trustees with the Forsan Independent School District consider final adoption of the items.

A public forum on the issue has been set for 6 p.m. Monday at the Fosan ISD boardroom, 411 W. Sixth, Forsan.

For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.

VIDEO: Cowboys' Holloman Has Career-Ending Neck Injury

August 22, 2014

Cowboys' Holloman Has Career-Ending Neck Injury

August 22, 2014

VIDEO: Cowboys' Holloman Has Career-Ending Neck Injury

August 21st

Rash of burglaries has PD warning residents

August 21, 2014

In recent days, Big Spring has been hit with a string of unrelated robberies, and local police officials are offering several tips to citizens to help them prevent becoming future crime victims.

“During the past week, Big Spring has experienced several robberies,” a BSPD news release states. “The police department would like to make the citizens aware of these crimes in hopes that the information will help prevent further crimes of this type.”

For more of this story, read Thursday's edition of the Herald.

Two electrocuted in oil field accident

August 21, 2014

WESTBROOK — Two men were killed and another seriously injured in an oilfield-related accident near here Wednesday.

Officials said the men, whose names have not been released, were moving a pump jack about 10 miles northwest of Westbrook when a cable from their truck came into contact with a power line, electrocuting the men.

For more of this story, read Thursday's edition of the Herald.

August 20th

Family Medical Center patient records hacked

August 20, 2014

Family Medical Center was among several healthcare operations nationwide that had patient information hacked by a cyber-criminal attack, hospital officials said.

Amanda Duforat, marketing director at Scenic Mountain Medical Center, said limited personal information — names, addresses, birthdates, telephone numbers and social security numbers — belonging to “some” patients seen at Family Medical during the past five years was hacked during the cyber-attack, believed to be orchestrated by a group in China in April and June.

BSEDC discusses policies, possible raise, other items

August 20, 2014

After wrestling once again with “policies and procedures” and getting virtually nowhere, Economic Development Corporation board members moved on to other business Tuesday evening.

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