The Daily Press http://www.bigspringherald.com http://www.bigspringherald.com/apfeed.xml--1 Big Spring Herald | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-03-26T11:54:48-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13306Hoops, Goals and Dreams Friday2015-03-26T11:54:48-04:002015-03-26T11:54:48-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldTeams from across West Texas will compete in the 11th Annual Hoops, Dreams and Goals Basketball Tournament at Howard College’s Dorothy Garrett Coliseum.“The country may have March Madness that they love and embrace, but at West Texas Centers, we have our own version of March Madness, and that’s ‘Hoops, Dreams and Goals,’” West Texas Centers CEO Shelley Smith saidBig Spring, TXNo author availableHoops, Goals and Dreams FridayBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13306Change0Usable2015-03-26T11:54:48-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13305BSHS thespians ready for UIL district one-act play contest2015-03-26T11:53:08-04:002015-03-26T11:53:08-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe Big Spring High School Theater Production class will compete Saturday at Snyder High School for the University Interscholastic League District One Act Play competition.The six schools competing are Big Spring, Lamesa, Levelland, Snyder, Sweetwater and Lubbock Estacado.Big Spring, TXNo author availableBSHS thespians ready for UIL district one-act play contestBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13305Change0Usable2015-03-26T11:53:08-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13304Teacher confesses to improper relationship2015-03-25T15:29:25-04:002015-03-25T15:29:25-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldOn Wednesday, March 18, Big Spring police officers responded to a call in reference to a possible improper relationship between an educator and student. According to a news release from the Lt. Brian Gordon. Big Spring detectives began an investigation after being notified of a possible incident.Big Spring, TXHerald Staff Report Teacher confesses to improper relationshipBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13304Change0Usable2015-03-25T15:29:25-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13303Vaping ban passes2015-03-25T15:30:20-04:002015-03-25T15:27:27-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldA second reading of an amended ordinance including electronic vaping devices (also known as electronic cigarettes) in the city of Big Spring’s current anti-smoking laws produced plenty of heated discussion but eventually passed city council muster Tuesday night.By a 5-to-2 vote (only Justin Myers and Marvin Boyd opposed the measure), the council approved the amended ordinance, which should take effect within the next few weeks.Big Spring, TXBY STEVE REAGAN, Staff WriterVaping ban passesBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13303Change0Usable2015-03-25T15:27:27-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13300Germanwings Flight 9525 Crashes in French Alps With 150 People Onboard2015-03-24T21:12:30-04:002015-03-24T21:12:30-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring Herald<script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>Big Spring, TXNo author availableGermanwings Flight 9525 Crashes in French Alps With 150 People OnboardBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13300Change0Usable2015-03-24T21:12:30-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13299Police arrest substitute teacher2015-03-24T14:21:04-04:002015-03-24T14:21:04-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldAccording to George Bancroft, Big Spring ISD public relations coordinator, Tevian Deantra Parnell was only recently hired as a substitute teacher for the school system. Big Spring, TXNo author availablePolice arrest substitute teacherBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13299Change0Usable2015-03-24T14:21:04-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13298BSHS art students shine at UIL event2015-03-24T14:18:37-04:002015-03-24T14:18:37-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldAll seven students — Ashlen Eckert, Elisa Hernandez, Taylor Holloway, Samantha Murphy, Amanda Renteria, Destiny Robles and Jaren Walsh received received regional medals for their art works. Holloway and Murphy received two regional medals for their works.Big Spring, TXNo author availableBSHS art students shine at UIL eventBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13298Change0Usable2015-03-24T14:18:37-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13295Man allegedly forces 20-year-old by gunpoint to an ATM2015-03-23T12:42:51-04:002015-03-23T12:42:51-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldLaw enforcement officers confirmed this morning that Lester Claude Duffer of 2506 Hunter St. remained in jail this morning. Big Spring, TXNo author availableMan allegedly forces 20-year-old by gunpoint to an ATMBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13295Change0Usable2015-03-23T12:42:51-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13294Vaping back on the agenda for city council2015-03-23T12:41:25-04:002015-03-23T12:40:38-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldThe council will consider the second and final reading of an ordinance banning the use of electronic vaping devices — more commonly known as electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes — in public places when they meet in council chambers at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.Big Spring, TXSteve ReaganVaping back on the agenda for city councilBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13294Change0Usable2015-03-23T12:40:38-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:13293Veterans home to host annual Easter egg hunt2015-03-23T12:38:29-04:002015-03-23T12:38:29-04:00Copyright 2010 Big Spring HeraldOn Saturday from 1:30 p.m. until 4 p.m., the veterans home will be hosting its annual community-wide easter egg hunt. Big Spring, TXBY JULIE BASSVeterans home to host annual Easter egg huntBig Spring Heraldurn:publicid:dailypress.com:13293Change0Usable2015-03-23T12:38:29-04:00