The Daily Press http://www.bigspringherald.com http://www.bigspringherald.com/apfeed.xml--1 Big Spring Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-02-28T12:05:58-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13203Man arrested for arson at scene of structure fire2015-02-28T12:05:58-05:002015-02-28T12:05:58-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXHerald Staff Report Man arrested for arson at scene of structure fireBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13203Change0Usable2015-02-28T12:05:58-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13202DRA brings in Country Music stars for Funtastic Fourth2015-02-28T12:03:28-05:002015-02-28T12:02:51-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldTracy 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.Big Spring, TXBY LYNDEL MOODY Staff WriterDRA brings in Country Music stars for Funtastic FourthBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13202Change0Usable2015-02-28T12:02:51-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13201HC enrollment continues on downward trend2015-02-28T11:57:19-05:002015-02-28T11:57:19-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXBY LYNDEL MOODY Staff WriterHC enrollment continues on downward trendBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13201Change0Usable2015-02-28T11:57:19-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13200Candidate filing ended Friday2015-02-28T11:53:38-05:002015-02-28T11:53:38-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXNo author availableCandidate filing ended FridayBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13200Change0Usable2015-02-28T11:53:38-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13196Boys/Girls Club pancake fundraiser Saturday2015-02-27T12:44:08-05:002015-02-27T12:44:08-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldUnited 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.Big Spring, TXNo author availableBoys/Girls Club pancake fundraiser SaturdayBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13196Change0Usable2015-02-27T12:44:08-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13195Wintry weather forces closures2015-02-27T12:40:01-05:002015-02-27T12:40:01-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldCrossroads 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.Big Spring, TXNo author availableWintry weather forces closuresBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13195Change0Usable2015-02-27T12:40:01-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13190Wintry weather forces closures2015-02-27T10:02:40-05:002015-02-27T10:02:40-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald• Big Spring ISD• Coahoma ISD• Forsan ISD• Howard CollegeBig Spring, TXNo author availableWintry weather forces closuresBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13190Change0Usable2015-02-27T10:02:40-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13189Seliger files performance based tuition bill2015-02-26T11:42:52-05:002015-02-26T11:42:52-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldSeliger said the result of the new bill would be to raise the value of postsecondary education by incentivizing high graduation rates, persistence, and a shorter time to degree among all students. In short, SB 778 holds Texas public universities accountable by requiring institutions to earn the right to increase tuition beyond inflation.Big Spring, TXNo author availableSeliger files performance based tuition billBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13189Change0Usable2015-02-26T11:42:52-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13188Howard College homecoming tonight2015-02-26T11:40:38-05:002015-02-26T11:40:38-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe college will celebrate Homecoming 2015 tonight as as the college’s basketball teams host Western Texas College. Activities will take place in Dorothy Garrett Coliseum on the college campus. Women tip off at 5:45 p.m. and the men will follow at 7:45 p.m.Big Spring, TXNo author availableHoward College homecoming tonightBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13188Change0Usable2015-02-26T11:40:38-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13187Museum launches membership drive2015-02-26T11:37:54-05:002015-02-26T11:37:54-05:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald“We are very thankful for our members and major donors such as the generous grant we received from the Dora Roberts Foundation this year,” said Tammy Schrecengost, museum curator. “Their continued support helps to preserve the history of Big Spring and Howard County for future generations.”Big Spring, TXNo author availableMuseum launches membership driveBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13187Change0Usable2015-02-26T11:37:54-05:00