November 16th, 2013
Jeannie Nicole Guzman and James McClean Dunlap, both of Dallas, Texas, exchanged wedding vows Sept. 28, 2013.
Felix Anguiano, 48, of Big Spring died Thursday Nov. 14, 2013, at his residence. Private family services will be at a later date.
He was born Nov. 20, 1964, to Elena and Juan Anguiano in Big Spring and was a lifetime resident of the community. He worked as a custodian and was active in helping with Special Olympics. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Elvira "Vira" Hilario, 78, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Nov.14, 2013 at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Msgr. Bernard L Gully officiating. Burial will be at Mount Olive Memorial Park.Â
She was born Jan. 8, 1935, in Big Spring to Isabel and Francisco Mata. She married Jose M. Hilario, Sr., in 1948, and he preceded her in death in 1984. She was a homemaker and a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.Â
Stephanie Shae Powell, 40, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at her residence. Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Spring Tabernacle Ministries located at 1209 Wright Street with Mona Lue Tonn officiating.
She was born Dec. 24, 1972, in Big Spring to Rozanne (Rotenberry) and Clifton Carlton. She married Alan Powell in April 1992. She was a lifetime resident of Big Spring.Â
The West Texas VA Health Care System announced Friday it will no longer provide acute inpatient services at the Big Spring VA Medical Center.
VA officials cited â€śa declining needâ€ť as the reason for dropping inpatient services.
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Running for the position of Howard County Judge may cost Kathryn Wiseman her job as justice of the peace.
County commissioners will hold a special meeting at 1 p.m. Monday, at which time they will meet in closed session to determine whether Wiseman must resign her position as JP of Precinct 1, Place 2.
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118th District Court Judge Tim Yeats has filed for re-election in the March primaries.
Yeats, who was first elected to the position in November 2010, filed with the Republican Party.
The 118th Judicial District Court is a court of general jurisdiction which hears criminal, civil and family law cases in Howard, Martin and Glasscock counties.
Trustees with the Big Spring Independent School District approved plans targeted to improve academic performance at the district and school level Thursday night.
â€śWe didnâ€™t get in this position overnight,â€ť said BSISD Interim Superintendent Chris Wigington. â€śThis is going to take a while for us to get back to where we need to be. I know everyone wants results now, and weâ€™re trying to get to that point, but it is going to take time.
Jessie Henry, 61, of Big Spring, died thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at his residence after a short battle with leukemia. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
He was born Nov. 19, 1951, in Big Spring, Texas and married Karen Daniels Feb. 14, 1975, in Big Spring.
Jessie was a lifelong resident of Big Spring and worked in the oil fields all his life. He was currently working for R.H. Well Service. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed traveling the back roads and watching westerns and war history movies.