Eleven year-old Rebecca Moore wants to make a difference in the world.
She recently attended Education in Action Leadership Camp and following its completion, was asked to sit on the council. As an ambassador for Education in Action, Moore is required to choose a project to support. But one was just not enough for the young girl as she has more than one charities she cares about.
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Lucia Pickett, 94, of Denton, Texas, formerly of Stanton, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, in a Denton hospital. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at the First United Methodist Church in Stanton. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at Gilbreath Funeral Home.
She was born Sept. 23, 1920, in Reagan, Texas and married Roy Pickett Nov. 15, 1942, in El Paso, Texas. He preceded her in death Sept. 8, 1991.
Maria Enriquez, 62, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at Midland Memorial Hospital. She will lie in state Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Martha L. Anderson Peugh, 76, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at her residence. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Mt. Olive Memorial Park with Pastor Billy Guy of Big Spring Full Gospel Fellowship Church officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
She was born Dec. 28, 1937 in Lordsburg, N.M. and married Charles A. Peugh July 19, 1994 in Stanton, Texas. He preceded her in death Aug. 7, 2014.
Brobbie Bayes, 55, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at his residence. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory
Scenic Mountain Medical Center has appointed Emma Krabill chief executive officer, effective immediately. Krabill has been serving as interim CEO since early October.
Krabill was previously chief operating officer of San Angelo Community Medical Center for the past five years, a 171-bed hospital in San Angelo, Texas, where she also served as interim CEO. She has worked in various roles over her 13-year healthcare career, beginning on the clinical side as a licensed physical therapist assistant and quickly progressing into leadership positions of increasing responsibility.
Much like the employees of the post office Delores Albert sits adjacent to, neither rain nor sleet â€” nor complaints â€” have kept her from her appointed rounds.
For the past 15 years, Albert and her Salvation Army Christmas kettle have been holiday fixtures at the Big Spring post office. She has made a few concessions to age over the years, but her presence has been a December constant.
Charles W. Lusk, 90, of Big Spring, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. His body was donated to Texas Tech Medical School and his services will be held at a later date.
Carla Sabrina Cuviello, 46, of Big Spring, Texas, passed away Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene, Texas.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle and Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
She was born June 13, 1968, in Big Spring, Texas, the daughter of Constance Howard and Freddie Williams.
Wynfred Hocker, 60, of Big Spring, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at his residence. He will lie in state at Myers & Smith Funeral Home Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. A gathering will be from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
He was born June 20, 1954, to Jerene and Harvey Hocker in Ballinger, Texas. He had been a lifetime resident of Big Spring. He was a graduate of Forsan High School. He was a landscaper and also raised cattle. He was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church.