Archive - Lifestyles
August 20th, 2011
Townsend Madden Porras, son of Marcus and Chelby Porras of Big Spring, was born Aug. 15, 2011, at 10:07 p.m.
Townsend weighed 8 pounds 3 ounces and measured 19 Â¾ inches.
His maternal grandparents are Armando and Suzanne Salgado of Big Spring and his paternal grandparents are Viana Porras and Luis and Lisa Porras all of Big Spring.
W.C. and Mary Odell of 3616 Parkway will be honored on their 70th wedding anniversary with a party hosted by Berea Baptist Church, 4202 Wasson Road in the church fellowship hall Aug. 28 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Everyone is invited, no gifts please, but cards will be accepted. W.C. Was born in Lenorah, Martin County, on Feb. 25, 1924. Mary B. Odell (Hildreth) was born in Big Spring on Aug. 3, 1924. They married in Big Spring on Aug. 3, 1941. They have lived in Big Spring, Cisco, El Paso, Lubbock, Tucumcari and Roy, N.M.
Nadine Hodnett celebrated her 100th birthday at the Park View Nursing Home Wednesday with family and friends. A lifelong resident of Texas, she has lived in Howard County since 1930. Her grandfather Alex Haynes came to Big Spring in 1904 and bought a section of land four miles north of town while her parents raised nine children in Fluvana. Her father, Henry Haynes was stationmaster for the Roscoe, Snyder and Pacific Railroad and her brothers farmed the section of land where they lived.
Rory and Susan Buchanan of Ozona, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brandi Nichole Buchanan to Justin Robert Berg, son of Bob and Gloria Berg of Marwayne, Alberta, Canada.
Brandi is a 2004 graduate of Ozona High School. She received her associates of science from South Plains College and is a 2011 graduate of Howard College with an associates of applied science in dental hygiene.
Graciee Rae'Lynn Coble, daughter of Felicia Dawn Coble, of Big Spring and Robert Ray Coble, of Big Spring, was born July 22, 2011, at 3:20 p.m.
She weighed four pounds and 15 ounces and measured 17 Â½ ounces.
Her maternal grandparents are Melanie Dawn Patterson of Big Spring and Gary Lee Miller of Big Spring. Her paternal grandparents are Kathy Geraldon of Big Spring and Robert Coble of Chanute, Kan. and great-grandparents are Linda Patterson and Dale Patterson of Big Spring.
Dominick Izaak Bustamante, son of Cayla Rodriguez and Justin Bustamante of Big Spring was born Aug. 8, 2011, at 9:50 p.m.
Dominick weighed 6 pounds 1.5 ounces and measured 18 Â½ inches long.
His maternal grandparents are Grace and John Rodriguez of Big Spring and paternal grandparents are Jacob and Irma Bustamante of Big Spring.
July 2011 â€“ Terri & George Martin â€“ 1902 Comanche
Pictured are Janice Bishop, Keep Big Spring Beautiful President; Â Chad Averette,City of Big Spring Code Enforcement; Terri & George Martin; Mayor Tommy Duncan & Pam Duncan, Keep Big Spring Beautiful.
June 2011 â€“ Luz & Rosalinda Viera â€“ 623 State
Pictured are Danny Valle & Chad Averette, City of Big Spring Code Enforcement; Â Rosalinda & Luz Viera; Â Mayor Tommy Duncan, & Pam Duncan, Keep Big Spring Beautiful.
May 2011 â€“ Elda Gomez â€“ 1610 Oriole
Pictured are Janice Bishop, Keep Big Spring Beautiful President; Â Mayor Tommy Duncan; Â Elda Gomez; Â Pam Duncan, Keep Big Spring Beautiful; Thomas Hodges, City of Big Spring Code Enforcement
Recently the Big Spring Rotary sponsored area youth at the summer RYLA Camp. This camp was put on by local Rotarians with a goal of helping todayâ€™s youth to become leaders and good citizens in our communities. This past Tuesday during the weekly meeting leaders and students made a presentation to the Big Spring Rotary of the summer fun and events during the weeklong camp. Â Pictured are local leaders and students who participated in the week long summer camp. Pictured from left to right are Ken McIntosh (Rotarian), Caleb Gonzales, Daniel Moreno, Michael Carillo and Dathan Jones (Rotarian).