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March 3rd, 2015

Students celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday

March 3, 2015

Happy Birthday, Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as acclaimed chidren’s author Dr. Seuss.

The kids at Washington Elementary got to spend Monday celebrating Dr. Seuss’ 111th birthday by hearing his stories and enjoying his rhymes.

Adrian Calvio, of State Farm Insurance, was scheduled to come in later in the week for career day, but when he discovered that the kids would be celebrating Dr. Seuss on Monday, he asked to come in and share in the fun.

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

March 2nd

1 dead in Glasscock rollover

March 2, 2015

A Pearsall, Texas man is dead after a one-vehicle rollover in Glasscock County Friday evening.

According to a Texas Department of Public Safety news release, 27-year-old Manuel Perez was pronounced dead by Glasscock County Justice of the Peace Kay Machicek at the scene of the accident. He was not wearing a seat belt, the DPS reports.

Four other people were injured in the accident.

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

Tereletsky's art on display

March 2, 2015

An exhibition of selected of works by a long-time Howard County public educator is currently on display at the Howard College Hall Center for the Arts.

The art show is a collection of paintings in various mediums and photos by Judy Tereletsky, a 35-year visual arts instructor who teaches at Big Spring High School.

“As I look towards retirement from public school teaching, I hope that school districts would realize the impact of the visual arts on students and the educational system,” Tereletsky said.

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

February 28th

Man arrested for arson at scene of structure fire

February 28, 2015

A 42-year-old man was arrested by Big Spring police Friday on a charge of arson after being found on the scene of a structure fire.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald

DRA brings in Country Music stars for Funtastic Fourth

February 28, 2015

Call it getting a little bit bigger and a little bit more country this year. OK, how about it's a whole lot bigger with some big name country stars attached.
Tracy Lawrence and Restless Heart will headline this year's Alon USA/7-11 annual Funtastic 4th Celebration set for Saturday and Sunday, June 26th and June 27th.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald.

HC enrollment continues on downward trend

February 28, 2015

Enrollment for Howard College continues to decline slightly across the district according to the Spring enrollment/contact hour report.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald.

Candidate filing ended Friday

February 28, 2015

At the close of the filing period Friday, two area municipal races and two school district trustee races were contested for the May 9 Election.

For full details, see Sunday's edition of the Big Spring Herald.

February 27th

Boys/Girls Club pancake fundraiser Saturday

February 27, 2015

Eat some savory pancakes to support the kids in Big Spring.

United Way and the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club will host an all-you-can-eat pancake meal from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at the Boys and Girls Club center (located at 811 W. 5th St). The cost is $5 per person.

All proceeds will go towards United Way and The Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club.

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

Wintry weather forces closures

February 27, 2015

Mother Nature just continues to giveth...

Crossroads residents woke up to a blanket of snow and sub-freezing weather this morning that caused several closures or delays for area school districts and municipal offices.

Hazardous road conditions this morning prompted all three school districts — Big Spring, Coahoma and Forsan — to cancel classes today. Also Howard College closed all four of its campuses.

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

Steers' playoff game postponed until Sat.

February 27, 2015

The Big Spring High School Steers' second-round playoff game with the Clint Lions has been postponed by inclement weather conditions.
According to BS Athletic Director Phillip Ritchey, wintry weather conditions forced Big Spring and Clint school officials to change the date, time and site of their area playoff game to 4 p.m. on Saturday at Pecos High School.
The game was previously scheduled to be played tonight at 7:30 p.m. in Fort Stockton.

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