School's back, so slow down

Staff Writer

The 2016-17 school year begins Monday for area public school students, and that means two things: Students will begin another nine months of learning, and motorists need to be extra-cautious when driving in school zones.

The Big Spring Police Department asks drivers to remain alert and vigilant for children during the early morning and afternoon periods — 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. — when school zones are in effect.

For more of this story, read Sunday's edition of the Herald.