A new era in Big Spring

Staff Writer

Big Spring's renovated Historic Spring is now open. In this photo, Big Spring Community Services Director Debbie Wegman prepares to cut the ribbon at the site's Grand Opening Ceremony, held Thursday afternoon. With Wegman are several community leaders including (on the front row) Aubrey Weaver Jr. (blue shirt, on left), who proposed the idea for the Spring renovation; Mayor Larry McLellan; Tourism Coordinator Hayley Herrera, and architect Kelly Cook of KDC Associates in Midland, who created the design for the Historic Spring area.