The Daily Press Big Spring Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-09-16T17:20:04-04:00 boost sparks Howard College to offer safety courses2014-09-16T17:20:04-04:002014-09-16T17:20:04-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald“We have open enrollment and Chad (Averette, director or work force training) will also work with business to create specialized classes that might need a H2S (hydrogen sulfide gas) awareness class or lock out/tag out (electrical/mechanical safety use in the oil field) for their employees, said Kinsey Hanesn.Big Spring, TXNo author availableEnergy boost sparks Howard College to offer safety coursesBig Spring still available for fair quilt2014-09-16T17:13:01-04:002014-09-16T17:13:01-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldBig Spring, TXNo author availableTickets still available for fair quiltBig Spring Cowboys bounce back with dominant win over Titans2014-09-15T15:38:47-04:002014-09-15T15:38:47-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldJoe Buck and Troy Aikman break down the Cowboys' win.<script type="text/javascript"async src="" id="_nw2e-js"></script><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="26791048" data-config-site-section="bigspring_hom_non_sec"></div>Big Spring, TXNo author availableVIDEO: Cowboys bounce back with dominant win over TitansBig Spring of Art and Wine2014-09-15T15:33:32-04:002014-09-15T15:33:32-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldDillon Robertson, sales representative for Llano Estacado Winery, pours a sample for Denise McComb Saturday night at the Heritage Museum's “Evening of Art and Wine,” an event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Big Spring Art Association and also kick off the museum's endowment campaign. Big Spring, TXNo author availableEvening of Art and WineBig Spring trial begins Monday2014-09-13T12:47:16-04:002014-09-13T12:47:16-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldDakota Wade Anguiano faces between 5 and 99 years, or life, in prison if convicted of the murder of 17-year-old Abigail Valencia in the 1300 block of Tucson Sept. 19, 2013.Big Spring, TXNo author availableMurder trial begins MondayBig Spring eye tax rate adoption2014-09-13T12:45:45-04:002014-09-13T12:45:45-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldIf passed, an owner with a home valued at $100,000 will see an estimated $14.71 decrease if their home value stayed relatively the same as last year, but the proposed rate is still expected to raise more tax revenue than last year.Big Spring, TXNo author availableTrustees eye tax rate adoptionBig Spring rates could go down for some2014-09-12T14:01:57-04:002014-09-12T14:01:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe Big Spring City Council Thursday unanimously approved new water usage rates that will offer a little bit of relief to low -and fixed-income households.The city is passing along a recent 6 percent increase from the Colorado River Municipal Water District to customers, but not everybody will see that increase reflected in their monthly bills.For more of this story, read Friday's edition of the Herald.Big Spring, TXNo author availableWater rates could go down for someBig Spring enrollment up 147 students from a year ago2014-09-12T13:47:20-04:002014-09-12T13:47:20-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldSuperintendent Chris Wigington informed board members Thursday night that district enrollment is up 147 students compared to this time last year. Washington Elementary has the distinct honor for the second year in a row of having the largest student population of all the elementary schools with more than 600 enrolled, according to numbers given out by Wigington. Big Spring, TXNo author availableBSISD enrollment up 147 students from a year agoBig Spring Food vendors may not be safe2014-09-11T11:45:29-04:002014-09-11T11:45:29-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldCity Fire Marshal Carl Condray said an increasing number of calls expressing concerns about street vendors have been received by his office.Big Spring, TXNo author availableCity: Food vendors may not be safeBig Spring association will celebrate anniversary Saturday at museum2014-09-11T11:44:13-04:002014-09-11T11:44:13-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe Big Spring Art Association (BSAA), to celebrate its 60th anniversary, is partnering with the Heritage Museum’s Endowment Campaign kick-off with a joint reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Big Spring, TXNo author availableArt association will celebrate anniversary Saturday at museumBig Spring