January 21st, 2012
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Saturday:
â€¢ WAYNE V. BATEMAN, 20, of 907 E. I-20 17, was arrested Friday on a warrant for no drivers license when unlicensed, fail to appear and expired motor vehicle inspection certificate.
â€¢ RYAN ALLEN WARD, 18, of 409 Brian, was arrested Friday on charges of possession of controlled substance less than one gram, possession drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana less than or equal to two ounces and possession of dangerous drug.
Victor Joseph Ornelas Jr., son of Victor Ornelas and Kim Paredez of Big Spring, was born Dec. 28, 2011, at 5:53 p.m.
He weighed 7 pounds 14 ounces and measured 19 inches long.
His maternal grandparents are Jerry and Marlina Paredez. His paternal grandparents are Edward Ornelas Sr. and Syvia Ornelas.
Victor was welcomed home by his big sister Kloe Canales.
Krista Gamble of Big Spring and Blaine Kerby of Big Spring, will exchange wedding vows March 10, 2012. The ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at The Courtyard in downtown Big Spring.
The bride-elect is the daughter of W.Kim and Mary Armstead and Clay Gamble of Big Spring.
She is a graduate of Forsan High School and Howard College. She is employed at Englobal at Alon USA.
The prospective groom is the son of Cindy and Troy Kerby of Big Spring.
He is a graduate of Coahoma High School and Weatherford College. He is employed at IPR/EMS at Alon USA.
Jovanni Ruben Dominguez, son of Victoria Patterson and Ruben Dominguez of Big Spring, was born Dec. 6, 2011.
He weighed 7 pounds 15 ounces and measured 19 Â½ inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Reveille Patterson and the late Harvey Patterson of Big Spring.
Lynnix-Jo Marie Aguilar, daughter of Raul Joe Aguilar III and Jennifer LeeAnn Wells of Big Spring.
She was born Dec. 28, 2011, at 9:56 a.m.
She weighed 7 pounds 2 ounces and measured 19.5 inches long.
Her maternal grandparents are Tina and Eddie Word and Jeff Wells. Paternal grandparents are Christie and Raul Aguilar.
She was welcomed home by her brother, Gavin Blaze.
Big Spring Independent School District board members were told Thursday the effort to achieve the designation of becoming an early college high school is well on its way.
One of the main issues discussed Thursday night was in regards to Big Spring ISD possibly being designated as an early college high school. If the school receives the designation, courses following the program will begin next semester.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Thursday and 7 a.m. today:
â€¢ ERICK DAVE HERNANDEZ, 32, of 1502 Bluebird, was arrested Thursday on a charge of driving while intoxicated â€“ blood alcohol level more than 0.15.
â€¢ FELICIA ALDRIDGE, 25, of 3304 W. Highway 80 Apt. 37, was arrested Thursday on a warrant from another agency.
â€¢ TRISTAN MARCEL WARD, 20, of 2628 Dow, was arrested Thursday on warrants for failure to appear (four counts), no driver's license â€“ when unlicensed and disregarding a stop sign.
While county officials have given the go-ahead to lift the burn ban that has been in effect for more than a year-and-a-half, municipal officials warn city residents to be reticent of local ordinances before burning any materials within the city limits.
Big Spring Fire Marshal Carl Condray said the lifting of the ban — which Howard County Judge Mark Barr made official Monday during a meeting of the commissioners court — could cause some confusion among city residents.
Gary Lee Thompson (Yank), 69, of San Angelo, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at a local hospital. Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at the Primera Church of San Angelo. Arrangements are by Johnson's Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Thompson of San Angelo; daughters, Scarlet Skifton and Christina Thompson of North Dakota, and Bridgette Thompson, Missy Parske and Rachel Thompson, all of San Angelo; and sons C.B. Thompson of Odessa and Kevin Thompson of Big Spring.