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August 21st, 2014

Two electrocuted in oil field accident

August 21, 2014

WESTBROOK — Two men were killed and another seriously injured in an oilfield-related accident near here Wednesday.

Officials said the men, whose names have not been released, were moving a pump jack about 10 miles northwest of Westbrook when a cable from their truck came into contact with a power line, electrocuting the men.

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

Iona M. Hardison

August 21, 2014

Iona M. Hardison, 91, of Big Spring, Texas, died Tuesday, Aug.t 19, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Trinity Memorial Park Peace Chapel with Pastor Andy Miller, officiating.

E. D. 'Wimp' Holcomb

August 21, 2014

E. D. "Wimp" Holcomb, 81, of Big Spring, Texas, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in a Lubbock, Texas, hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the 14th and Main Church of Christ with Rick Cunningham officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.

Wimp was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Martin County to the late Earl and Gurtha (Lewis) Holcomb. He married Evelyn Roberts, Jan. 24, 1951, in Knott, Texas.

Linda Dykes

August 21, 2014

Linda Dykes, 67, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in a Houston hospital. Services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.

Lady Steers set to tip off play in Granbury Classsic

August 21, 2014

The Big Spring High School Lady Steers will leap back into action – and back onto the road Friday when they venture into the Hill Country to compete in the 2014 Granbury Invitational Volleyball Tournament.

Forsan, Coahoma to hold final scrimmages today

August 21, 2014

The preseason portion of the high school football season will come to an end tonight for several area football teams, including the Forsan Buffaloes, Coahoma Bulldogs, Garden City Bearkats and Sands Mustangs.

August 20th

Family Medical Center patient records hacked

August 20, 2014

Family Medical Center was among several healthcare operations nationwide that had patient information hacked by a cyber-criminal attack, hospital officials said.

Amanda Duforat, marketing director at Scenic Mountain Medical Center, said limited personal information — names, addresses, birthdates, telephone numbers and social security numbers — belonging to “some” patients seen at Family Medical during the past five years was hacked during the cyber-attack, believed to be orchestrated by a group in China in April and June.

BSEDC discusses policies, possible raise, other items

August 20, 2014

After wrestling once again with “policies and procedures” and getting virtually nowhere, Economic Development Corporation board members moved on to other business Tuesday evening.

Rob Alden Shive

August 20, 2014

Rob Alden Shive, 62, of Lubbock passed away Aug. 3, 2014 in Warsaw, Poland. Rob was born Dec. 12, 1951, to Mr. and Mrs. Rex Shive. He graduated from Coahoma High School where he excelled in public speaking, winning state competition as a junior. He then graduated from Texas Tech, and after graduation spent 15 years working for the Texas Tech University School of Allied Health, becoming an Assistant Dean of Admissions. He served as a recruiter for Tech, traveling the state meeting with prospective students.

E. D. 'Wimp' Holcomb

August 20, 2014

E. D. "Wimp" Holcomb, 81, of Big Spring, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in a Lubbock hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the 14th and Main Church of Christ with Rick Cunningham officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.

Wimp was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Martin County to the late Earl and Gurtha (Lewis) Holcomb. He married Evelyn Roberts Jan. 24, 1951, in Knott, Texas.

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