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February 12th, 2014

Council sets up enterprise fund to isolate various sanitation issues

February 12, 2014

Big Spring residents will soon have a clearer picture of just how much money is being spent on trash collection and other sanitation issues.

The Big Spring City Council Tuesday approved creation of a landfill/sanitation enterprise fund to give city officials and residents alike a more accurate accounting on just how much money is being spent to pick up trash and address growing landfill concerns.

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

Chase Results in One Arrest Tuesday

February 12, 2014

Law Enforcement arrest one suspect in chase Tuesday. Three remain at large.

February 11th

County to eye private road work

February 11, 2014

At first glance, it seems almost counter-intuitive — who wants more work?

Howard County Commissioners indicated Monday they are open to the idea of placing more roads under their maintenance umbrella, but there’s several steps that have to be taken before that becomes reality.

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

BSHS choir wraps up memorable weekend

February 11, 2014

Call it the end of one exceptional weekend for Big Spring High School choir students.

Please excuse them if they are a little weary this week after their Friday night limo ride to Midland before performing on stage in front of thousands with a famous rock band, then heading to south the next morning to San Angelo for competition.

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

February 10th

Council considers parking ordinance

February 10, 2014

The Big Spring City Council is expected to “put some teeth” in an ordinance banning parked cars on front yards when it holds its regular bi-weekly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers, located at 307 E. Fourth St.

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

Challengers scarce in school board elections

February 10, 2014

And they’re off ... well, not really.

Candidates filing their intent to run for an area school board or Howard College trustee position have been non-existent unless they were already an incumbent.

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

February 8th

Site plreparation continues for FISD

February 8, 2014

FORSAN — Dirt never looked so good.
According to Forsan Independent School District Superintendent Randy Johnson, brush and tree removal from the land that will house a new elementary building was wrapping up Friday with crews expected to start hauling in dirt this week to prepare the site for foundation work.

For the rest of the story, pick up a copy of the Herald.

County to consider road maintenance

February 8, 2014

Howard County commissioners will discuss the possibility of accepting maintenance responsibility for some privately-owned roads when they meet in regular session at 10 a.m. Monday in the third-floor courtroom at the county courthouse.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the rest of the story.

Tax Aide program resumes Monday

February 8, 2014

Old Man Winter isn't exactly making a bad situation better but if you can get to the Senior Center on Monday morning the AARP Tax Aide folks will do their best to put a smile on your face.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the rest of the story.

February 6th

Snow, frigid temperatures hit area

February 6, 2014

Winter in this area is turning into that annoying party guest who refuses to leave.

One of the coldest winters in recent memory took a turn for the white — and the very cold — as a storm system dumped up to two inches of snow in the area and sent temperatures plunging to near-record low levels this morning.

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

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