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August 5th

2014 Big Spring Nationals enthusiasts receive helping hand from Russian followers

August 5, 2014

Big Spring Nationals coordinator Belinda Straub spent the better part of Monday afternoon watching one hang glider after another lift off the tarmac at the McMahon-Wrinkle Airport and Industrial Park and fade into the distance.

Even though she knows each would love to beat the others and take home the honor of winning one of the hangliding circuit’s premier events, she knows in her heart each is part of a huge international family all dedicated to the promotion of their sport.

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

$46K bond set for sex offender

August 5, 2014

A $46,000 bond has been set for a registered sex offender who was arrested Sunday on charges of burglary with intent to commit an assault and fleeing a police officer.

According the Howard County jail officials, Municipal Judge Tim Green set a $46,000 bond for Paul Hildreth, 45, during a hearing held Monday morning.

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

August 4th

Registered sex offender arrested on multiple charges

August 4, 2014

A registered sex offender has been arrested and been charged with burglary with intent to commit an assault and fleeing a police officer.
Paul Hildreth, 45, remains in the Howard County Detention Center after being taken into custody Sunday.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the entire article.

August 2nd

Police release sketch of stabbing/rape suspect

August 2, 2014

Big Spring Police Department has released a forensic drawing of the suspect wanted in the sexual assault and stabbing of an 84-year-old woman July 17 in Big Spring.

The victim was able to describe the suspect to a forensic artist. The suspect is believed to be 6 feet tall and weight approximately 200 pounds.

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

Big Spring ISD student registration begins Aug. 19

August 2, 2014

Area public students have only a few weeks left before first day of school.

School begins Aug. 25 in Texas and Big Spring Independent School District employees are gearing up for another academic year.

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

August 1st

Police search for 2 suspects in Rios murder

August 1, 2014

LUBBOCK — Arrest warrants have been issued in connection to the murder of an 18-year-old Big Spring man.

Lubbock police are searching for 18-year-old Noel Serrano and 21-year-old Mayra J. Caraveo in the murder of Fabian Rios, who died Wednesday morning from stab wounds to the chest.

Serrano is described as 5 foot, 3 inches, 145 pounds with brown eyes. Cavareo is 5 feet, 4 inches with brown hair and brown eyes.

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

Postmaster's wife indicted by grand jury

August 1, 2014

The wife of Big Spring’s postmaster faces felony charges after being indicted for alleged fraudulent filing of assistance claims.
Felicia Guadalupe Fleet was among those indicted during last week’s session of the Howard County grand jury. She is charged with tampering with a governmental record, a third degree felony which carries a possible prison term of up to 10 years.

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

July 31st

Robbery suspect killed in Lubbock

July 31, 2014

An 18-year-old man wanted in connection with an aggravated robbery in Big Spring, died early Wednesday morning in Lubbock from stab wounds.

According to a press release from Lubbock police, officers found Fabian Rios lying in the grass near the front porch of 2023 89th St. in Lubbock with stab wounds to the chest, a little less than an hour after midnight. Rios was pronounced dead at the scene and homicide and crime scene detectives were called in for a follow-up. Officers had initially responded to a call regarding a man who had been shot in the head.

HC dental students to employ sims for training

July 31, 2014

Howard College dental students will have another tool in their educational belt starting sometime in the fall.

Howard College trustees approved a $169,020 bid this week for eight SmartSim Hygiene Models to be used for practice by dental hygiene students on the Big Spring campus.

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

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July 31, 2014

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