Archive - Mar 2012 - Lifestyles
Edward and Jean Slate will celebrate their 50thÂ anniversary March 24 with a family gathering in the home of their daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth and Randy Elder of McKinney. Also hosting the event will be their son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and Kim Slate of Burleson. Unable to attend are their younger son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Ruth Slate, Mandeville La.Â The Slates have been blessed with 10 grandchildren, five boys and five girls.
Noah Lee Gutierrez, son of Brody Gutierrez and Josephine Mendez of Big Spring, was born Feb. 29, 2012, at 11:51 a.m.
Noah weighed 6 pounds 9 ounces and measured 19 inches long.
His maternal grandparents are Mrs. Norma Arenivaz and Mr. Greg Arenivaz both of Big Spring. His paternal grandparents are Angie Gutierrez and Will Gutierrez of Forsan.
Mike and Anna Evans of Big Spring, announce the engagement of their daughter Ashton Lauren Evans to Blake Rea, both of Houston.
The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Big Spring High School and a 2011 graduate of Texas A&M University. She is employed by Texas Transportation Institute.
The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Pine Tree High School in Longview and a 2010 graduate of Texas A&M University. He is employed by Alstom.
The couple plans to exchange wedding vows June 30, 2012, at Travis Park United Methodist Church in San Antonio.
Charity Warren and Robert Barnett, both of LaGrange, Texas, exchanged wedding vows at 4 p.m. Feb. 7, 2012, at the Chapel of the Bells in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Vickie Reed of Big spring.
The groom is the son of Joyce Riddle of Big Spring.
The couple spent their honeymoon in Las Vegas.
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” The largest solar storm in five years was due to arrive on Earth early Thursday, promising to shake the globeâ€™s magnetic field while expanding the Northern Lights.
The storm started with a massive solar flare earlier in the week and grew as it raced outward from the sun, expanding like a giant soap bubble, scientists said. When it strikes, the particles will be moving at 4 million mph.
â€śItâ€™s hitting us right in the nose,â€ť said Joe Kunches, a scientist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Boulder, Colo.
Caroline Moskoe of Lamesa and Mariano Granados III of Washington State announce the birth of their daughter, Elana Patricia Granados.
Elana was born Feb. 11, 2012, at 6;12 a.m. She weighed 6 pounds and measured 19 inches.
Her maternal grandparents are the late Patricia Gutierrez of Big Spring and Sammy Gonzales of Lamesa.
Her paternal grandparents are Oralia Granados and Arnulfo Granados.
She was welcomed home by her brothe,r Salvador and her sister, Brianna.
Kaitlyn Blocker of Stanton and Rance Dunn of Ira announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Koy and Tammy Blocker of Stanton. She is a 2009 Grady High School graduate. She is pursuing a masters of occupational therapy at Texas Tech University. She is employed part time at Texas Cardiac Center of Lubbock.
The prospective groom is the son of Dirk and Jodi Dunn of Ira. He is a 2009 graduate of Ira High School. He is studying management information systems with an expected graduation date of December 2012 from Texas Tech University.
Carissa Briann Jensen of Forsan and Keaton Kirk Hughes of Big Spring announce their engagement.
Carissa is the daughter of Archie and Marlene Riffe of Forsan, and Brian and Debbie Jensen of Big Spring. Her grandparents are Joe and Melva Swinney of Rising Star, and DJ and Helen Jensen of Baker, Mont.
Keaton is the son of Mike and Cindy Hughes of Big Spring. He is the grandson of Cleta and the late Eddie Hughes of Lamesa, and Thane and Eva Mae Cornett of Seagraves.
The couple will exchange wedding vows March 11, 2012, at The Courtyard in Big Spring.