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June 24th, 2014

Wind farm major topic for HC board

June 24, 2014

Representatives for Invenergy LLC. met with the Howard College board of trustees Monday to discuss the company’s new wind energy project and touched on the possibility of requesting a tax abatement.

“They have not made a proposal (for tax abatement) at this time,” said Dr. Cheryl Sparks, Howard College president. “They were in town and wanted to tell us about the project.”

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

Corvettes make Big Spring stop

June 24, 2014

A long line of Corvettes graced the north face of the Hotel Settles early today.

Lone Star Corvette Club members, out of Dallas /Fort Worth, made the Hotel Settles one of their stops on a five-day tour of Texas’ historic hotels.

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

T. Jean Fannin McGuire

June 24, 2014

T. Jean Fannin McGuire, of Scottsdale, Ariz,, and Plymouth, Minn, dedicated mom, remarkable homemaker and former journalist, died Saturday, June 21, 2014, in her Plymouth apartment.

Jean was born in Big Spring, Texas, in 1947 to E.L.Fannin and Thelma Lee Fannin.

She graduated from Big Spring High School in 1965, attended Howard County Junior College and graduated in journalism from Texas Tech University in 1969. She was exceedingly proud of her junior college background.

Annie Pearl Cook

June 24, 2014

Annie Pearl Cook, 80, of Pecos died Sunday, June 22, 2014, in a Big Spring hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel in Big Spring with the Rev. Bernard Gully and the Rev. Ken McIntosh officiating. Interment will follow at 3 p.m. at Mt. Evergreen Cemetery in Pecos.

A vigil service will be held Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.
Annie was born Feb. 26, 1934, in Ballinger, Texas, and married Marion Cook in Pecos in 1952. He preceded her in death Dec. 13, 2003.

June 23rd

All-star teams win at tourneys

June 23, 2014

The Big Spring Little League all-star teams had a solid first-round showing on Saturday. Overall, Big Spring won two of its opening round matchups in District 3 tournaments.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the results.

Ramagos claims bull riding title

June 23, 2014

Jeremy Ramagos is probably a huge fan of the Big Spring Cowboy Reunion and Rodeo this morning. He did, after all, pocket more than a grand for 8 seconds of work.

Grab a copy of the Herald for the rest of the article and complete rodeo results.

Juan Limon Sr.

June 23, 2014

Juan Limon Sr., 84, of Big Spring died Saturday, June 21, 2014, in a local hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park.
Juan was born Oct. 6, 1929 in West, Texas, and married Juana Lujan Sept. 6, 1951, in Big Spring, Texas.
He served in the United States Army during the Korean War.

Texas Plains Trail board meets at Hotel Settles

June 23, 2014

Members traveled from as far as Canadian Texas, located snugly in the Panhandle of Texas, to Big Spring — brought together by their love of history and their community heritage.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the entire article.

OTC holds meet and greet

June 23, 2014

Educating citizens about their right to bear arms was the purpose of a “meet and greet” held by Open Carry Texas at the Heart of the City Park Saturday.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the entire story.

June 21st

House total loss after Friday fire

June 21, 2014

An attempt to smoke out bees in the attic of a west Big Spring home backfired horribly for a local family Friday afternoon, as their house soon became consumed with flames.

No injuries were reported, but the home, located on the 800 block of San Antonio, was a total loss, officials said.

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

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