The Daily Press Big Spring Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-07-31T13:50:51-04:00 suspect killed in Lubbock2014-07-31T13:50:51-04:002014-07-31T13:50:51-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldAccording to a press release from Lubbock police, officers found Fabian Rios lying in the grass near the front porch of 2023 89th St. in Lubbock with stab wounds to the chest, a little less than an hour after midnight. Rios was pronounced dead at the scene and homicide and crime scene detectives were called in for a follow-up. Officers had initially responded to a call regarding a man who had been shot in the head.Big Spring, TXNo author availableRobbery suspect killed in LubbockBig Spring dental students to employ sims for training2014-07-31T13:49:03-04:002014-07-31T13:49:03-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldHoward College trustees approved a $169,020 bid this week for eight SmartSim Hygiene Models to be used for practice by dental hygiene students on the Big Spring campus.Big Spring, TXNo author availableHC dental students to employ sims for trainingBig Spring Reaction to Sharknado 22014-07-31T12:45:00-04:002014-07-31T12:38:00-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXNo author availableVIDEO-Viewer Reaction to Sharknado 2Big Spring arrested for church fire2014-07-30T12:26:35-04:002014-07-30T12:26:35-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe juveniles, whose names were not released because of their ages, had been previously detained by the Howard County Sheriffs Office and are now charged with arson in connection with the fire, which occurred in the 8500 block of N. Service Road in Sand Springs.Big Spring, TXNo author availableJuveniles arrested for church fireBig Spring's Rhodes receives Bandmasters award2014-07-30T12:25:12-04:002014-07-30T12:25:12-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald“Jim has such a magnetic personality that students as well as faculty and parents are drawn to him and his drive for success and that has paid off in huge ways for Forsan ISD,” said Superintendent Randy Johnson. “He is a big part of the success that we have year in and year out."Big Spring, TXNo author availableForsan's Rhodes receives Bandmasters awardBig Spring OKs pact with Invenergy2014-07-29T12:27:36-04:002014-07-29T12:27:36-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldDuring their Monday meeting, commissioners approved a Payment In Lieu Of Taxes (PILOT) agreement with Invenergy LLC, a renewable and natural gas energy company based in Chicago that has plans to construct a 67-turbine wind farm in the northwest portion of the county.Big Spring, TXNo author availableCounty OKs pact with InvenergyBig Spring, possibly arson, destroys area church2014-07-29T12:28:33-04:002014-07-29T12:25:53-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldFire Chief Craig Ferguson reported there were no injuries and no one was inside the church at the time of the fire. Fire Marshal Carl Condray said arson is suspected and that several fires were set. Big Spring, TXNo author availableFire, possibly arson, destroys area churchBig Spring for liftoff: Hang gliding championships begin Sunday2014-07-28T12:55:11-04:002014-07-28T12:55:11-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThat’s how the U.S. Hang Gliding Para Gliding Association (USHPA) describes Big Spring on its website. According to Airpark Director Jim Little, more than 60 competitors have registered for this year’s national championships, which begins Sunday, surpassing previous years.Big Spring, TXNo author availableReady for liftoff: Hang gliding championships begin SundayBig Spring prices continue downward slide2014-07-28T12:53:37-04:002014-07-28T12:53:37-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThis compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.51 per gallon, according to gasoline price website Spring, TXNo author availableGas prices continue downward slideBig Spring — Dog passes out from joy2014-07-28T11:38:05-04:002014-07-28T11:37:13-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXNo author availableVIDEO — Dog passes out from joyBig Spring