The Daily Press Big Spring Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-10-30T12:22:57-04:00 safe stops2014-10-30T12:22:57-04:002014-10-30T12:22:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald• 5:30-7:30 p.m. — Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas Veterans Home. Call 432-268-8387 for more information.• 3-6:30 p.m. — Noah’s Pet Store, 2101 Scurry St.• 5:30-6:30 p.m. — St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and First Christian Church Trunk or Treat, 10th and Goliad.• 5 p.m. — Staked Plains Masonic Lodge safe stop, corner of Main and Second streets.• 5-7 p.m. — Title Max, 1601 S. Gregg.• 5:30-8:30 p.m. — Baptist Temple Trunk or Treat, corner of 11th and Goliad.• 5:30-9 p.m. — Sequia Tubing Testers, 4014 Parkway St., candy and cupcakes.• 6-7:30 p.m. — Parkview Nursing and Rehab, 3200 Parkway.• 6-8 p.m. — First United Methodist Church Trunks for Treats. Call 432-267-6394 for information.• 6-8 p.m. — Holy Trinity Catholic Youth Trunk or Treat, 1009 Hearn. 6-8 p.m. — Hillcrest Baptist Church Trunk or Treat, 2000 W. FM 700.• 6-8 p.m. — Big Spring Full Gospel Fellowship Trunk or Treat, 309 S. Benton.• 6-8 p.m. — Howard College, at Turner Hall across from the Student Union Building, 1001 Birdwell Lane.• 6-8 p.m. — VA Medical Center safe stop, 300 Veterans Blvd. (main entrance)• 6-9 p.m. — Chicano Golf Association, Municipal Golf Course club house.• 6 p.m.-midnight, Paul’s PC, 1911 Scurry.No times given• Hangar 25 Air Museum, 1911 Apron Dr.• First Church of the Nazarene, 1400 Lancaster.• Big Spring Area Chamber of Commerce, 215 W. Third.• Big Spring Bowl-A-Rama, 3318 Interstate 20.• Big Spring Convention and Visitors Bureau, 115 E. Third.• ClearTalk Wireless — Inside H-E-B.• Cowboys Steak House, 404 E. FM 700.• KC’s Steak House, 2104 I-20 N. Service Road.• Sonic Drive In, 1200 Scurry.• Spring Town Plaza, 1801 E. FM 700.Big Spring, TXNo author availableHalloween safe stopsBig Spring voting ends Friday2014-10-30T12:21:25-04:002014-10-30T12:21:25-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThrough Wednesday, 1,781 people had cast early ballots for the general election. Election Administrator Saundra Bloom said 1,333 people have voted in person, while 448 mail-in ballots have been received.Friday is the final day of early voting for the general election. Today, Bloom’s office on the first floor of the county courthouse will be open until 7 p.m. for people wishing to vote.Big Spring, TXNo author availableEarly voting ends FridayBig Spring drama department to stage farcical take on Shakespeare classic2014-10-29T14:35:24-04:002014-10-29T14:35:24-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe first production of the year for the Big Spring High School theater department — “Evening of Culture, Faith Country II” by Mark Landon Smith — is not going to be a work of Shakespeare, but then, it’s not supposed to be.Big Spring, TXNo author availableBSHS drama department to stage farcical take on Shakespeare classicBig Spring mull jail expansion2014-10-28T11:59:39-04:002014-10-28T11:59:39-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldDuring their Monday meeting, county commissioners discussed seeking a “variance” from the state jail commission which would be the first step toward expanding the jail by as many as 12 beds.Howard County’s jail, while relatively new, is getting crowded. The 96-bed facility has been near capacity at several times the past few months, and officials don’t see a likely decrease in the number of prisoners at the jail anytime soon.Big Spring, TXNo author availableOfficials mull jail expansionBig Spring consider speed limit for county road2014-10-28T11:58:00-04:002014-10-28T11:58:00-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldCounty commissioners reacted favorably during their Monday meeting to a request by County Engineer Brian Klinksiek to post a 35-mph speed limit on Oil Mill Road, a horseshoe-shaped street that connects State Highway 176 with the north service road of Interstate 20.Big Spring, TXNo author availableCommissioners consider speed limit for county roadBig Spring's on to state contest for BSHS marching band2014-10-27T12:04:34-04:002014-10-27T12:04:34-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe Big Spring High School Steer Band is heading to state competition in San Antonio.Band students earned one of three spots at area competition Saturday held in Lowery Field in Lubbock competing against a large field of 4A schools.Big Spring, TXNo author availableIt's on to state contest for BSHS marching bandBig Spring eyes plastic bag restrictions2014-10-27T12:03:12-04:002014-10-27T12:03:12-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring City Council members will discuss regulating the use of plastic bags when they meet in regular session at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in council chambers, located at 307 E. Fourth.Big Spring, TXNo author availableCouncil eyes plastic bag restrictionsBig Spring case goes to trial2014-10-27T08:11:52-04:002014-10-25T13:32:49-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldHeriberto Medina-Torres, 21, faces a possible life sentence if convicted of the first degree felony.Big Spring, TXNo author availableRobbery case goes to trialBig Spring indicted by grand jury2014-10-25T13:31:34-04:002014-10-25T13:31:34-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldKellen Eugene Wright, 33, faces second-degree felony charges of injury to the elderly for his alleged role in the assualt, which occurred July 8 at Big Mike’s Liquor Store on the Snyder Highway.Big Spring, TXNo author available24 indicted by grand juryBig Spring Student opens fire at a Washington state high school2014-10-25T11:33:04-04:002014-10-25T11:33:04-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald<div class="ndn_embed" data-config-widget-id="2" style="width:390px;height:219px" data-config-type="VideoPlayer/Single" data-config-tracking-group="90711" data-config-playlist-id="13434" data-config-video-id="27958209" data-config-site-section="horizon"></div>Big Spring, TXNo author availableVIDEO: Student opens fire at a Washington state high schoolBig Spring