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March 27th, 2011

Earl Bohannan

March 27, 2011

Earl Bohannan, 85, of Big Spring, died Friday, March 25, 2011, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at First Church of the Nazarene with the Rev. Calvary Callender, pastor, and the Rev. Keith Weaver, pastor of East Fourth Street Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.

Wilma Arree Allen Marlow

March 27, 2011

Wilma Arree Allen Marlow, 81, of Big Spring died Friday, March 25, 2011. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 28, 2011, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Dean Thomas officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.

Bess Delores Wagner-Ray

March 27, 2011

Bess Delores Wagner-Ray, 93, passed away March 23, 2011. A celebration of her life will be held for the family at a later date. The Family requests memorial to Meals on Wheels, Free Wheelchair Mission or your favorite charity.

Lady Steers tracksters dominate at Andrews meet

March 27, 2011

ANDREWS — The Big Spring Lady Steers are making a name for themselves as the 2011 track and field season continues.

The Lady Steers continued a strong season-long performance by claiming first place at the Max Goldsmith Relays in Andrews Friday.

Big Spring scored 193 points to easily win the varsity girls' division, out-pacing runner-up Andrews by almost 70 points.

The team's relays set the tone for the meet, as Big Spring swept all three events.

Lady Steers, Steers fall at Brownwood

March 27, 2011

BROWNWOOD — Generosity has its limits.

The Big Spring Lady Steers gave up seven unearned runs, which was more than the Brownwood Lady Lions needed en route to an 8-2 win in District 5-3A softball action Friday night.

Brownwood was clinging to a 2-1 lead when it exploded for six unearned runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to salt away the game.

Valerie Ross took the loss for Big Spring, which fell to 13-15 overall and 1-2 in district play.

Monday sports calendar

March 27, 2011

Golf — Big Spring boys at District 5-3A tournament, Brownwood.
Softball — Denver City at Coahoma, 5:30 p.m.
Softball — Forsan at Lubbock Roosevelt, 6:30 p.m.
Baseball — Denver City at Coahoma, 7 p.m.
Baseball — Forsan at Lubbock Roosevelt, 7 p.m.

March 25th

Rattler roundup this weekend

March 25, 2011

It's time for slithery, hissing creatures to take over the fairgrounds.

The 47th Annual Rattlesnake Roundup and Arts and Crafts Show and Flea Market is set for this weekend. The roundup will once again take place at the Howard County Fair Barns and feature professional snake handlers.

The snake shows, demonstrations and races begin at 10 a.m. and last until 6 p.m., on Saturday. Sunday the doors will be open from noon to 5 p.m. The arts and crafts show will run during the same time as the roundup.

Police/Sheriff/EMS

March 25, 2011

The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Thursday and 7 a.m. today:
• MATTHEW RODRIGUEZ, 18, of 410 Aylesford, was arrested Thursday on a charge of public intoxication by a minor.
• KENNETH ODIS LEWIS, 56, of 1704 Hilltop, was arrested Thursday on warrants for failure to appear and driving without a safety belt.
• DAWN CHERIE HARTFIELD, 38, of 2509 Gunter, was arrested Thursday on a warrant from another agency.
• ROBERT RUBEN SANCHEZ, 46, of 1023 Stadium, was arrested Thursday on a charge of public intoxication.

Floyd J. Morehouse

March 25, 2011

Floyd J. Morehouse, 82, of Big Spring died Wednesday, March 23, 2011, in a local hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, 2011, at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Bill Bates officiating.

Marilyn Joan Constant Moore

March 25, 2011

Marilyn Joan Constant Moore, 74, of Octavia, Okla., formerly of Big Spring died Tuesday, March 22, 2011, in a Dallas hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 25, 2011, at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Walter McCall officiating.

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