Archive - Lifestyles
May 7th, 2011
Cassie D. Gibson, daughter of Diane Zant, of Big Spring and Joe Gover of Plano and granddaughter of Joe Don and Dena Zant completed basic combat training for the United States Army January 21, 2011, at Fort Jackson, S.C. She stayed there for advanced individual training for wheeled vehicle mechanic which she received distinguished honor graduate as a private first class April 21, 2011. She is stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. With the 1st/7th Air Defense Patriot.
Becky Lynn Cheyne and Zachary Dean Chesworth exchanged wedding vows January 1, 2011. The ceremony was at First Baptist Church chapel in Big Spring. Dr. Mark Alexander of El Paso officiated.
Becky is the daughter of Keith and Vickie Cheyne of Big Spring, and the granddaughter of Red and Venitta Williams of Big Lake. Zachary is the son of Kelly and Jennifer Chesworth of Big Spring, and grandson of Lon Baucum of Abilene.
Maegan Guthrie of College Station served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids included Whitney Weir of Big Spring, Courtney Johnson of Lubbock and Amanda Heine of Bertram.
Vanessa Parra and Jacob Romero are getting married.
Vanessa is the daughter of Sandy Parra of Big Spring, and Juan Parra. She is the granddaughter of Urena Loya and the late Octavio Loya of Big Spring and Don Juan Parra of El Paso and the late Scorro Parra.
She graduated from Big Spring High School in 2003, Howard College in 2005, Baylor University in 2008 and received her masters degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 2009.
Catherine Leubner of Big Spring and Kirby Dunn of Bowie announce their engagement.
Catherine is the daughter of John and Ruth Leubner of Big Spring and Kirby is the son of Chris and Karla Dunn of Bowie.
She is a 2009 graduate of Big Spring High School and is attending Wayland Baptist University.
The prospective groom is a 2006 graduate of Bowie High School and also attended Wayland Baptist University. He is employed at Harvest Christian Fellowship of Plainview.
The couple will exchange wedding vows on July 9, 2011, at Hillcrest Baptist Church.Â
Christina Hernandez Alcantar of Killeen and Guillermo Willie Alcantar of Sheppard AFB announce their engagement.
Christina is the daughter of Jose G. and Celia M. Hernandez of Killeen. She is the granddaughter of Jose G. and Juanita G. Hernandez and James L. and Celia R. Merritt, all of Eagle Pass.
Guillermo is the son of Richard Alcantar and Maria B. Alcantar of Big Spring. He is the grandson of of Ofelia Alcantar of Dallas and the late Perfecto and Rosa Baca and Guillermo Alcantar.
The bride-elect graduated Howard College with her associates of science degree.
Air Force Airman Guillermo W. Alcantar graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
He is the son of Maria Alcantar of Westover Road. Alcantar graduated in 2009 from Big Spring High School.
Rachel and Gabriel Aguilar Sr. of Big Spring announce the birth of their son, Daniel Lee Aguilar. Daniel was born April 12, 2011, at 11:19 p.m. weighing 5 pounds 10 ounces and measuring 19 Â¾ inches. His maternal grandparents are Lorenzo and Mary Juarez. His paternal grandparents are Raul and Amelia Aguilar. He was welcomed home by his sister, Gabriella, and his brother, Gabriel Jr.
Jennifer Sanchez of Big Spring, daughter of Mike and Josie Sanchez of Big Spring, and Michael Clarke of Baton Rouge, La., son of Steve and Betty Clarke of Baton Rouge, La. announce their engagement.
The bride elect is a 1999 Big Spring High School graduate and a 2003 Howard Junior College graduate. She is employed at Pediatric Dentistry of Arlington.
The prospective groom is a graduate of Trinity High School and is employed at Brandt Engineering.
The couple plans to exchange vows June 11, 2011 in Fort Worth.
Landon Paul Jenkins, son of Richard and Wendi Jenkins of Big Spring, and Amber Nicole Ferrell, daughter of Bennie and April Ferrell of San Antonio, are pleased to announce their engagement and plans to mary July 16, 2011, in San Antonio.
Landon is a 2004 graduate of Big Spring High School and received his bachelorâ€™s degree in general business from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2008. He recently received his masterâ€™s degree in organizational human resource development from Abilene Christian University in February 2011.
Hayley Jo Knox and Matthew Morris Worstell, both of Dallas, announce their engagement. They will exchange wedding vows at Playacar Palace in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Joann Knox of Abilene, formerly of Big Spring and the granddaughter of Dorothy Sullivan of Rankin and Billy Joe and Peggy Knox of Crockett. She is the great-granddaughter of Eloise Knox, also of Crockett.
Hayley is a 2000 graduate of Big Spring High School and a 2005 graduate of Texas Tech University.Â She is an oral healthcare consultant for GlaxoSmithKline.