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The Big Spring City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. One item of note on the meeting's agenda is a public comment time, during which local residents will have the opportunity to address the council. No action will be taken immediately on any suggestions offered by the public which are…

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The Big Spring Police Department issued the following press release, regarding an accident which occurred Thursday night:


BSPD issues press release regarding murder investigation: On the 18th of June 2019 at approximately 8:30 P.M., Big Spring Police Department officers were in the area of 15th and Settles on an unrelated call, when they heard screaming and crying coming from a subject. Officers contacted the s…


Media Release6/18/19From the BSPD:For the past several months the Big Spring Police Department Narcotics Division has been involved in a joint investigation with the Drug Enforcement Administration involving the Willis Duvall drug organization. On the 18th of June 2019 at approximately 6:30 …


Construction workers pour concrete to flatten a platform at Big Spring's Comanche Trail Park Amphitheater Monday as part of the improvements necessary to bring the Amphitheater into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, a necessary upgrade before other repairs and improvements…

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Rodeo week is here and the final touches are being put on at the Howard County Rodeo Bowl. Those attending the 86th annual Cowboy Reunion and Rodeo will be welcomed by newly laid asphalt, new ticket booth and awning, along with a few more updates. 

The West Texas VA Medical Center in Big Spring will be saying goodbye to Director Kalautie JangDhari, who has been serving in that position for about 3 years. A celebration for JangDhari and all she has done for the Big Spring facility is taking place today until 1 p.m. 

Yesterday, Governor Greg Abbott signed Texas House Bill 1079 which directs TxDOT to conduct a comprehensive study of the Ports-to-Plains Corridor. The study must evaluate the feasibility of, and the costs and logistical matters associated with, improvements that create a four-lane divided hi…

Happy Day Humane Society will be hosting another low-cost spay dn neuter clinic on June 17, 2019. Appointments are limited, and all scheduling is to be done in person at 5710 W. I-20. Please bring the following items when scheduling:

Magic by Harlin was the second in a series of events that will be taking place this month at the Howard County Library. The magic show was free for the community to attend, as well as the other events that will be taking place. 

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that's believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and the social media giant's first direct investment in renewable energy.


Gaylon H. White, author of Left on Base in the Bush Leagues, along with Tito Arencibia, former Big Spring resident, are on hand for the book signing at the Howard County Library. The duo is in Big Spring and afterwards, Gaylon White will be in Midland for another book signing. 

The Summer Shopping Extravaganza is coming up Thursday. There are 15 locally owned boutiques opening for extended hours. There will be refreshments, door prizes and discounts during the event.

Howard Cottage students and families gathered donations to support the Howard County Childrens Advocacy Center. The HCCAC opened the local office earlier this year and is accepting donations of snacks, stuffed animals, blankets and other comfort items, to give to the children who come throug…


The Big Haboob moved in this evening 

These shots were taken just as the storm moved in tonight. They were taken less than five minutes apart, and you can see a noticeable difference 

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High water is causing impassable conditions on some local roads. The list in the image above, released by the Howard County Sheriff's Office, shows areas the HCSO has determined are too flooded for traffic. Drivers should not attempt to traverse these areas in their vehicles. 

The City of Big Spring Zoning Board of Adjustments will hold a meeting Wednesday, June 5 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 307 E. 4th Street Big Spring, Texas to consider requests from the following variances. There will be three considerations during this meeting. 

Representatives with Permian Basin Regional Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, along with youth,  set out new receptacles throughout Comanche Trail Park in an effort to reduce the number of cigarette butts thrown on the ground.  

Happy Day Humane Society needs non-plush toys for all the dogs waiting to find their furever home. If you would like to help, please drop off donations at Happy Day Humane Society located at 5710 W. I-20. You can also drop off donations at Splurge Boutique located at 308 Scurry St. While the…


Special Weather Statement issued June 03 at 12:​20​AM CDT by NWS Midland-Odessa


Big Spring Chamber Sticks and Tricks golf tournament is in full swing.  

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Stocks tumbled on Wall Street Friday after the U.S. announced plans to expand its trade war to Mexico, its third-biggest trading partner.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.


The jury scheduled for Monday, June 3 for Judge Shaw has been CANCELLED. 


United Way of Big Spring and Howard County joined with Star Dodge to host Alive After 5. Find out more about supported agencies by stopping by the United Way office at 215 W. 3rd.

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