The Daily Press http://www.bigspringherald.com http://www.bigspringherald.com/apfeed.xml--1 Big Spring Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-10-20T14:18:46-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12561Saturday wreck claims Midland man2014-10-20T14:18:01-04:002014-10-20T14:17:30-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldAlfred B. Tochterman III, 34, died from injuries sustained when his pickup collided with a tractor-trailer driven by Clint Faulkner of Big Spring at about 10:45 p.m. Saturday on State Highway 176 five miles east of Lenorah.Big Spring, TXNo author availableSaturday wreck claims Midland manBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12561Change0Usable2014-10-20T14:17:30-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12560Big Spring, Forsan bands earn top rating at marching contest2014-10-20T14:18:46-04:002014-10-20T14:16:06-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldHowever, Howard County schools fared well for the most part with two earning a Division I rating and a third earning Division II for their marching routines.Big Spring, TXNo author availableBig Spring, Forsan bands earn top rating at marching contestBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12560Change0Usable2014-10-20T14:16:06-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12553Friends of Library sale begins2014-10-18T12:21:51-04:002014-10-18T12:21:51-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXNo author availableFriends of Library sale beginsBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12553Change0Usable2014-10-18T12:21:51-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12544Annual Angel Tree signups continue at Salvation Army2014-10-17T12:41:57-04:002014-10-17T12:41:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe SA will accept applications for the annual Christmas gift program through Oct. 30, officials said.The Angel Tree program annually provides Christmas gifts for qualifying children and seniors. Applicants are screened through interviews at the local Salvation Army office, located at 811 W. Fifth St.For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.Big Spring, TXNo author availableAnnual Angel Tree signups continue at Salvation ArmyBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12544Change0Usable2014-10-17T12:41:57-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12543Chess enthusiast to hold exhibition at mall Saturday2014-10-17T12:42:36-04:002014-10-17T12:40:45-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThis Saturday at the Spring Town Mall beginning at 2 p.m. he will play chess with 20 people. “Simultaneously.”For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.Big Spring, TXNo author availableChess enthusiast to hold exhibition at mall SaturdayBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12543Change0Usable2014-10-17T12:40:45-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12529DAV to hold annual fund-raiser this weekend2014-10-16T14:53:00-04:002014-10-16T14:53:00-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald“We will be at the front doors beginning at 8 a.m. until late,” said Ed Meiser, DAV Chapter 47 commander. “Members will be accepting donations, and we will be handing out plastic blue, Forget-Me-Not flowers.”The drive is an annual fund-raiser for the veterans group with the proceeds used to help area veterans, Meiser said.Big Spring, TXNo author availableDAV to hold annual fund-raiser this weekendBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12529Change0Usable2014-10-16T14:53:00-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12519Council: No grooming pets, people at home2014-10-15T12:26:16-04:002014-10-15T12:26:16-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldCouncil members rejected the ordinance by a 4-3 vote after lengthy debate during their Tuesday night meeting. Raul Marquez Jr., Bobby McDonald, Raul Benavides and Marvin Boyd voted against the measure, while it was supported by Mayor Larry McLellan, Carmen Harbour and Justin Myers.The ordinance would have allowed licensed beauty salon operators and pet groomers to operate the businesses from home under certain circumstances.Big Spring, TXNo author availableCouncil: No grooming pets, people at homeBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12519Change0Usable2014-10-15T12:26:16-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12518McDaniel named to fill vacant EDC seat2014-10-15T12:24:52-04:002014-10-15T12:24:52-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldMcDaniel was selected for the post from among 11 candidates by the Big Spring City Council during its Tuesday evening meeting.She replaces Larry Rodgers, former CEO of Scenic Mountain Medical Center, who is relocating to the College Station area. She will serve on the EDC board until the end of September 2017.Big Spring, TXNo author availableMcDaniel named to fill vacant EDC seatBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12518Change0Usable2014-10-15T12:24:52-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12515State hospital to celebrate 75 years2014-10-14T13:13:49-04:002014-10-14T13:13:49-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe ceremony — “Paving Pathways to Recovery” — begins at 1:30 p.m. in the Allred Building Auditorium. Big Spring, TXNo author availableState hospital to celebrate 75 yearsBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12515Change0Usable2014-10-14T13:13:49-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:12514Seliger town hall meeting Oct. 222014-10-14T13:08:03-04:002014-10-14T13:08:03-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldSeliger, from Amarillo, narrowly defeated fellow Republican and Midland Mayor Mike Canon in the party primaries March 4. And though he faces Libertarian Party of Texas candidate Steven Gibson in the Nov. 4 general election, no Libertarian has won — or come close to winning — a legislative seat or statewide office in Texas.Seliger will host a town hall meeting from 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the Hall Center for the Arts on the Howard College campus.Big Spring, TXNo author availableSeliger town hall meeting Oct. 22Big Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:12514Change0Usable2014-10-14T13:08:03-04:00