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Solar Canopies Save Big Spring VA Hospital Over $155,000

The Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Big Spring will save nearly $156,000 thanks to 11 solar canopies currently under construction. The project is expected to be completed by the end of June.
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Big Spring Police Searching for Burglary Suspect

Big Spring Police are trying to track down a thief. Police say someone in a hoodie walked up to a door and knocked. More>>

Big Spring Shooting Suspect on the Run

A suspect accused of being involved in a Big Spring Shooting.is on the run. Authorities are looking for this Robert Diaz Junior, 33. More>>

Big Spring Police Investigating Shooting, Aggravated Robbery Calls

Big Spring Police are investigating after a shooting and two aggravated robbery calls on Wednesday night. More>>

TXDOT Road Work Continuing on Highway 87 Near Big Spring

Drivers in Big Spring can expect some delays for a while. That's because Texas Department of Transportation crews are working on Highway 87, just south of the city. More>>

Suspect on the Run Following Theft in Big Spring

The Big Spring Police Department and Howard County Crimestoppers need your help finding a suspect wanted for theft. Last month, a man walked into the Wes-T-Go, handed the clerk a credit card and pumped about $50 worth of gas into his vehicle. More>>

Howard County Man Accuse of Raping Woman

A Howard County man is accused of raping a woman. Zyon Gonzales, 38, is charged with aggravated sexual assault. More>>

Inmate Remains on the Run After Escaping From Big Spring Federal Prison Camp

There's still no sign of the inmate who escaped from the big spring federal prison camp. Armando Haro Gallegos, 50, was locked up at the minimum security facility for dealing drugs. More>>

Six People Plead Guilty in Connection With Methamphetamine Trafficking

Six people have pled guilty in connection with methamphetamine trafficking. Big Spring Police and along with Department of Homeland Security authorities conducted an investigation on a group of people involved with and conspiring to distribute large quantities of methamphetamine within Big Spring. More>>

Former Big Spring Animal Control Officer Arrested

A former animal control officer in Big Spring was arrested Thursday. Michael Arista, 19, is charged with cruelty to animals. More>>

Big Spring City Council Approves First Reading Proposed Tax Rate

The Big Spring City Council has initially given the green light to pass both the proposed tax rate and budget. One person spoke out against the proposed tax rate of 77 cents, which was determined at a meeting last month. More>>

Firefighters Contain Brush Fire Near Howard, Borden County Line

Howard and Borden County firefighters had their hands full with a brush fire. The flames sparked up near the Howard and Borden County line just before 9:30 p.m. Monday night. More>>

Big Spring Police Investigating Early Morning Shooting

Big Spring Police are investigating an early morning shooting that sent one person to the hospital. Our radio partners in Big Spring, KBYG Radio, are reporting the shooting happened in the vicinity of 4th and Abrams early Friday morning. More>>

Man Arrested Following Reckless Driver Call in Big Spring

One man was arrested following an incident in Big Spring. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 2600 block of South Gregg in reference to a reckless driver that hit a vehicle. More>>

Big Spring Hit and Run Suspect Caught in Ft. Worth

A man wanted for manslaughter in connection with the death of another man in Big Spring has been caught. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, Bradley Cecil “Sammy” Segers, 45, was arrested on Wednesday afternoon just prior to boarding a bus in Ft. Worth. More>>

Big Spring ISD Meets TEA Standard for First Time Since 2010

The Big Spring Independent School District has met the standards set by the Texas Education Agency. On Friday morning, the TEA released their 2015 accountability report and Big Spring ISD “met standard” for the first time since 2010. More>>

Home Health Center in Big Spring Hosting Food Drive

A home health center in Big Spring is hosting a food drive. During the month of August, IntegraCare Home Health in Big Spring is collecting any non-perishable food items. More>>

14,000 Pills Stolen From Big Spring Pharmacy

Police are investigating after 14,000 pills were stolen from a Big Spring Pharmacy. Our radio partners, KBYG Radio in Big Spring, are reporting the burglary happened early Monday morning at Leonard’s Pharmacy on South Scurry. More>>

Big Spring Police Department Launches Facebook Page

The Big Spring Police Department is now on Facebook. Police say they recognize the benefit and outreach that Facebook can provide. More>>

Boy Injured in Suicide Attempt at Comanche Trail Park

We have an update on the incident that took place in Big Spring on Tuesday morning. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to Comanche Trail Park just before noon in reference to an injured child. More>>

Man Arrested on Deadly Conduct Charges in Big Spring

One man has been arrested on deadly conduct charges following an incident on Monday morning. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 2000 block of South Monticello just before 9:15 a.m. in reference to shots fired. More>>

Big Spring Man Accused of Breaking Into Church Buildings

A Big Spring man is behind bars after being accused of breaking into several church buildings. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1400 block of Lancaster in reference to an accident on Wednesday. More>>

Equipment Explodes at Big Spring Landfill

A busy day for firefighters in Big Spring and it’s not because of fireworks. Officials tell NewsWest 9, a heavy piece of equipment used to grind up wood for mulch exploded at the landfill around noon on Saturday. More>>

Alon Refinery Could be Expanded in Big Spring

The Alon Refinery in Big Spring could be getting bigger. It's all because they keep producing more and more transportation fuel. More>>

Big Spring Animal Control Officer Resigns

A Big Spring Animal Control Officer has resigned after several cats were left inside an Animal Control vehicle. The Big Spring Police Department tells NewsWest 9, Michael Arista resigned on Monday. More>>

Water Main Break Repaired in Big Spring

Crews have completed repairs on a large water main break in Big Spring. Our friends at KBYG Radio in Big Spring are reporting the break occurred on Sunday evening and was located at 15th and State. More>>

Armed Robbery Under Investigation in Big Spring

Police are investigating following a morning armed robbery in Big Spring on Wednesday. The robbery happened just after 8:15 a.m. at Burrito Stop, located in the 2000 block of West 3rd Street. More>>

Suspect Sought Following Big Spring Car-Pedestrian Accident

A suspect involved in a car-pedestrian accident in Big Spring is on the run. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of 13th and Young. More>>

Upcoming Winter Wildfire Season Predicted to be Dangerous in Howard County

The winter wildfire season is coming up and it has fire officials in Howard Country worried. They've started warning people to get prepared. More>>

Big Spring High School Closes Due to Water Main Breaks

Two huge water main breaks in Big Spring overnight forced the high school to cancel classes on Wednesday. NewsWest 9 talked with locals and the mayor about the re-occurring problem. More>>

Big Spring Animal Control Officer on Leave After Police Find Dead Animals in Unit

An Animal Control officer in Big Spring is under fire after police discovered dead animals in his unit. Police tell NewsWest 9, they found several cats inside and four of them were dead. More>>

Big Spring Man Shot, Killed Near His Home

Big Spring Police are on the hunt for some gunmen after a deadly shooting happened Wednesday night. The victim, 30-year-old Freddie Ramos, was shot in the head less than a block away from his home. More>>

Big Spring Residents Protest Property Tax Increase

Residents of Big Spring held a peaceful protest outside of the Howard County Appraisal District on Thursday after learning that their property tax valuations are going up. More>>

Protest to be Held in Howard County Thursday Over Tax Proposal Increase

A protest will be held in Howard County on Thursday and it's all to talk about a tax proposal increase. Protesters are gathering at the Howard County Appraisal Office at noon. More>>

Big Spring Parent Furious After Her Son Comes Home From School With Bruises

Kim Rios says that her 10-year-old son was sent home with bruises after being swatted by his teacher at Washington Elementary School. That same day, she claims, her son was sent home with a permission form that would allow the school to swat him. A form that she say's she never signed. More>>

Man Arrested in Big Spring Following Narcotics Search Warrant, Shots Fired

One man is behind bars after Big Spring Police and the Howard County Sheriff's Office executed a narcotics search warrant. According to a press release sent to NewsWest 9, the warrant was served at the Scottish Inn Motel early Wednesday morning. More>>

Six Big Spring Employees on Paid Leave Following Blue Bell Listeria Outbreak

We have an update on a story NewsWest 9 reported over the weekend. NewsWest 9 reported on Sunday that Blue Bell Creameries says it will lay off a third of its workforce following a halt in production due to a listeria outbreak. More>>

Howard County Humane Society Makes Transition After Board of Directors Call it Quits

There's controversy at the Howard County Humane Society. The entire board of directors called it quits. But thankfully, a local organization has stepped up to help the animals and reopen the shelter. More>>

Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Preparing for Potential Flash Flooding

Howard County is expected to be under a flash flood watch Tuesday night but the Volunteer Fire Department is well prepared. More>>

Big Spring City Council Approves Alcohol Issue

Big Spring City Council Tuesday approved the sale and consumption of alcohol at the Mi Familia Pavilion at Bert Andres Park through the same permitting process as other certain city facilities. More>>

Big Spring City Council to Discuss Alcohol at City Park

It's an issue the Big Spring City Council has been dealing with for several weeks, allowing alcohol at Bert Andres Park. People have voiced their opinions and say they want alcohol to be served at the park. More>>

Howard County Property Owners Upset With Rise in Property Taxes

Property owners in Howard County are outraged after many received a letter that their property appraisal taxes were going up. More>>

Howard County Relay For Life Event Location Changed

Weather forecasts have caused event organizers with the Relay For Life in Howard and Glasscock County to change the location of their event. More>>

SUV Crashes Into Big Spring House, Driver Allegedly Beaten Behind Wheel

Michael Robinson and his wife, Deborah, were enjoying a quiet Friday afternoon at their Anna Street home when a Chevy TrailBlazer SUV crashed through the front door and into their living room. More>>

Big Spring Police Recover $15,000 Worth of Stolen Goods, Man Arrested

A man was arrested in Big Spring on Wednesday after police found stolen property at a home. 26-year-old Alfredo Harper is now facing theft charges. More>>

Public Hearing Held in Big Spring Regarding Park Alcohol Ordinance

City officials in Big Spring hosted a public hearing about the possibility of allowing alcohol at Bert Andres Park. The idea was brought to the council during a previous meeting. More>>

Three Sentenced For Roles in Bribery Scheme at Big Spring Correctional Center

A former employee at Big Spring Correctional Center, who admitted smuggling contraband into the facility for an inmate, the inmate, and another individual involved in the scheme, were sentenced last Friday morning by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings, announced John Parker, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas. More>>

Two Arrested After Police Execute Narcotics Search Warrant

Two people are behind bars after Big Spring Police executed a narcotics search warrant on Tuesday afternoon. The Big Spring Police Department tells NewsWest 9, the warrant was executed in the 800 block of Lorilla. More>>

Howard County Volunteers Respond to Several "Suspicious" Fires

Howard County Volunteer Firefighters were busy overnight. The first call came in around 7 p.m. More>>

New Scam Reported in Big Spring

A new scam is being reported in Big Spring. According to our radio partners, KBYG Radio in Big Spring, someone is calling residents claiming to be a representative of ONCOR Electric Delivery. More>>

Old Midway Gym Catches Fire in Big Spring

Firefighters were called out to a large structure fire in Big Spring on Monday. According to our partners, KBYG Radio in Big Spring, the old Midway school gym in the 6500 block of East Midway Road caught on fire. More>>

Big Spring Social Security Office Re-Opens at Temporary Location

Monday was re-opening day for Big Spring's Social Security Office, although not at the usual location. More>>

Officer Injured During Shots Fired Incident in Big Spring

A Big Spring Police Officer was injured during an incident on Sunday morning. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, two officers were at Sugars Bar on East Interstate 20. More>>

Big Spring Woman Improving After Being Shot

A Big Spring woman shot in the neck is improving. 27-year-old Maleah Lloyd has been upgraded to stable condition. More>>

Big Spring Man in Jail After Shooting His Wife in the Neck

A Big Spring woman was shot and police say her husband was the one that pulled the trigger. The couple apparently got into a fight before the gun went off. More>>

Substitute Teacher Arrested For Sexual Relationship With a Student

A Big Spring substitute teacher is out of a job and sitting behind bars after allegations of him having a sexual relationship with a student. Big Spring Police say 22-year-old Tevian Parnell met the victim while he was a substitute teacher for the District. More>>

Big Spring Woman Speaks Out After Being Robbed at Gunpoint

A woman in Big Spring is still in shock after getting robbed at gunpoint last week. She said the man said he would kill her unless she did what he demanded. More>>

Family Claims City of Big Spring is Illegally Trespassing to Lay Sewer Project

Hosea Banks purchased property in 1947 to build streets and homes. The majority of that land was developed but a small section of that land remained vacant. Banks' grandchildren say 68 years later, the City of Big Spring is illegally trespassing. More>>

Interstate 27 Could be Extended Through Big Spring

There's talks that a major interstate would run through Big Spring. Interstate 27, which is in the Panhandle area, could be extended. More>>

Animal Advocacy Group Looking Out of State to Save Dogs From Being Euthanized

Trying to find a home for stray dogs is the mission for Yellow Rose Animal Rescue. Whether it's local or out of state, getting the dogs adopted has to happen before their time is up. More>>

Man Recovering Following Vacuum Truck Fire

A man is recovering after a fire in Howard County. According to officials, a vacuum truck was engulfed in flames on Sulfur Draw Road. More>>

Woman Arrested Following Weekend Theft in Big Spring

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A woman has been arrested on several charges following a weekend theft investigation in Big Spring. More>>

Man Attempts to Run From Big Spring Police

One man is behind bars after attempting to run from police over the weekend. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9 that they saw a vehicle traveling the wrong way in the 200 block of West Fourth. More>>

Suspect Arrested on Murder Charges

An arrest has been made in connection with the death of a man that was hit by a train two weeks ago in Big Spring. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, an arrest warrant was issued for 28-year-old Fabian Carpenter for murder in the death of Roy Cervantes. More>>

Big Spring EDC Approves Money For Industrial Park

More money is going towards the Big Spring Industrial Park. The city's Economic Development Corporation approved $3.25 million to expand the rail. More>>

Boil Water Notice Remains in Effect in Big Spring, Coahoma

There's still a boil water notice in Big Spring and Coahoma. People who want to consume the water must boil it for at least two minutes then allow it to cool. More>>

Cause of Big Spring Building Fire "Undetermined"

The cause of the structure fire Tuesday on Highway 350 is currently "undetermined," according to Big Spring Fire Marshal Carl Condray. More>>

Big Spring Mechanical Error Causes City to Issue Boil Water Notice

Two West Texas towns are having to boil their water in Big Spring and Coahoma after a public service announcement was made early Tuesday morning to notify residents of a boil water notice. More>>

Howard County Commissioners Discuss Rail Park, Military Training

Howard County Commissioners talked about several issues during their meeting on Monday. One of the topics discussed was an endorsement for a proposed new rail and industrial park. More>>

Officials Awaiting Autopsy Results After Man Was Hit by Train

The Howard County Sheriff's Office continues to wait on the autopsy report for a man who was hit and killed by a train last week. The man has been identified as 35-year-old Roy Cervantes of Big Spring. More>>

Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit by Train in Howard County, Victim's Name Released

One man is dead after being hit by a train in Howard County on Friday morning. Union Pacific officials tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened near FM 700 and Interstate 20 around 8 a.m. More>>

Man in Big Spring Arrested For Aggravated Robbery

One man is behind bars following a robbery in Big Spring last month. Big Spring Police arrested 35-year-old Guillermo Gomez was arrested on Friday in connection with the robbery. More>>

Big Spring Student Injured at Moss Elementary

A Big Spring student was injured in an accident on school grounds on Tuesday morning. According to information from Big Spring ISD, the accident happened at Moss Elementary school around 9 a.m. More>>

Two Killed in Howard County Accident

Two people are dead following a late night accident in Howard County. The accident happened on U.S. Highway 87 about two miles south of Big Spring just after 10 p.m. More>>

Howard County Commissioner Passes Away

One of Howard County's long time leaders has passed away. William Crooker died on Tuesday at his Big Spring home. More>>

Two People Arrested Following Chase in Big Spring

Two people are behind bars following a police chase in Big Spring. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, Big Spring Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle occupied by 22-year-old Jessica Burden and 31-year-old Marshall Coker. More>>

Murder Trial to Begin Monday, More Than a Year After Big Spring Shooting

Jury selection is scheduled for Monday in the murder trial of Sean Thomas Smith, a Stanton resident accused of fatally shooting 26-year-old Carlos Guerrero at his Stadium Avenue home in 2013. More>>

Man Injured After Fed-Ex Truck Crashes Into Abandoned Building

One man was taken to the hospital after the big rig he was driving crashed into an abandoned building. The accident happened on Interstate 20 near mile marker 189 on Friday afternoon. More>>

Trial to Begin in Two Weeks For Big Spring Murder Suspect

A trial is set to start in two weeks for a man charged with a Big Spring murder. Sean Smith was indicted on murder charges last year for an October 2013 shooting. More>>

Ribbon Cutting Held For New SimDental Center at Howard College

An exciting day for the Dental Hygiene Program at Howard College. A ribbon cutting was held for the new F. Marie Hall SimDental Center. More>>

Report: Woman Shoots Self in Big Spring

Police have released new details about a weekend shooting in Big Spring. The shooting happened in the 1600 block of Kentucky Way on Saturday. More>>

Big Spring Residents Speak Out After Having No Heat for Six Days

Some people who live in an apartment in Big Spring are outraged. They said they've been without heat for six days. They're blaming the owners, the owners are blaming Atmos Energy but Atmos Energy said it's not their fault. More>>

Phone Lines Down in Howard County

NewsWest 9 has received several reports about phone lines being down in Howard County. The Howard County Sheriff's Office is reporting that all phone lines into the sheriff's office are not working. More>>

Water Main Break Repaired in Big Spring

A 16-inch water main break in Big Spring has been repaired. The break occurred on 9th Street between Douglas and Lancaster on Monday afternoon. More>>

Big Spring Police Investigating Weekend Robbery

Big Spring Police are investigating following a weekend robbery. The robbery happened at Southern Smokes located in the 1500 block of West Fourth Street. More>>

Howard County Crimestoppers Launches App Called "TipSoft"

Howard County Crime Stoppers in Big Spring launched a new tip service that allows citizens to report crime in their area using texting, web or their mobile device. More>>

Portion of Highway 87 Closed North of Big Spring

Highway 87 North of Big Spring is currently closed to all traffic while officials address a hazardous chemical spill. A tanker truck rolled over at the intersection of FM 700 and Highway 87 and spilled fuel around 3:20 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Big Spring ISD Assistant Superintendent Passes Away

Danny Ferrell, the Big Spring Independent School District's Assistant Superintendent, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday afternoon. More>>

Weekend Fire Leaves Behind $30,000 in Damage

Big Spring officials are investigating after a weekend structure fire in Big Spring. The fire sparked up in the 3200 block of Old Colorado City Highway on Sunday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. More>>

Big Spring Police Searching For Robbery Suspect

Big Spring Police are searching for a robbery suspect following a weekend robbery. The robbery happened at the 7-11 in the 300 block of Owens around 10:30 p.m. More>>

Officials Place Trash Receptacles in Big Spring

If you live in Big Spring, officials have placed trash receptacles in town. Officials have placed open top trash receptacles around the city. More>>

Vacant Big Spring Building Goes Up in Flames

Big Spring fire officials are investigating after a weekend fire south of Big Spring. The fire sparked up in the 4300 block of Parkway on Sunday night around 11 p.m. More>>

KWAB Tower in Big Spring Comes Down

It's the end of an era, the Channel 4 tower in Big Spring came down on Friday. The tower hasn't been used for more than 20 years due to a switch from analog to digital technology. More>>

Two Oklahoma Men Arrested For Aggravated Assault in Big Spring

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The Howard County Sheriff's Department took in two Oklahoma men Tuesday after an odd situation developed on I-20 near Big Spring. More>>

Alon Refinery Temporarily Loses Power

Thick black smoke could be seen coming from the Alon Refinery of Big Spring on Tuesday. We're told that the facility lost power temporarily. More>>

Four Big Spring Football Players Return Missing Purse

One Big Spring woman is counting her blessings after losing her purse and surprisingly having it returned to her with everything still inside. NewsWest 9 first found out about this story after the woman, Lindsay Tucci, shared what happened with us on our Facebook page. More>>

Local School District Adds 'Hardened Rooms' to Prepare for Natural Disasters, Active Shooters

One local school district was in the middle of planning for their new elementary school when tragedy struck in Moore, Oklahoma. A tornado blew the town to smithereens. That was a game changer for the Forsan Independent School District. They made a major safety change to the blueprints. More>>

Alcohol Believed to be Cause of Major Accident in Big Spring

Big Spring Police are investigating following an afternoon accident. Police were called out to the intersection of Alamesa and Wasson in reference to a major accident. More>>

Third Party To Take Over Big Spring EMS Billing

An increase in population means in increase in ambulance runs. An increase in ambulance runs means more billing paperwork. A third party will step in to relieve some of that pressure from the department so they can focus on the patients. More>>

Man in the Hospital Following Incident in Big Spring

One man is in the hospital and is facing charges following an incident in Big Spring early Monday morning. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to a burglary in progress in the 900 block of Birdwell just before 3 a.m. More>>

Man Arrested Following Afternoon Chase

One man is behind bars on several charges following a chase in Big Spring on Tuesday. It all started with Big Spring Officers saw a 2014 White Ford F-350 that was stolen in Howard County. More>>

Old NewsWest 9 Studio Being Demolished

The last time someone sat at the old desk and delivered the news in Big Spring was over twenty years ago. Now, NewsWest 9 and Howard College is looking to tear down the studio. More>>

Howard County VFD Responds to Five Tank Battery Fires

The Howard County Volunteer Fire Department had a busy Saturday morning. Five tank battery fires sparked up in Howard County. More>>

City of Big Spring to Replace Water Lines on Wednesday

Some in Big Spring may have low to no water pressure on Wednesday. The City of Big Spring tells NewsWest 9, they will be replacing water lines starting at 9 a.m. on Wednesday. More>>

Big Spring Man Killed Following Weekend Accident

A Big Spring man is dead following a weekend accident in Andrews County on Sunday. The accident happened on State Highway 176 about one mile east of Andrews around 2:15 p.m. More>>

Arson Fires Could Be More Difficult To Battle For Big Spring Firefighters

One fire in Big Spring on Tuesday is being investigated as a possible arson. Fires like these are more dangerous to firefighters when they are intentionally set. More>>

Big Spring Police Investigating Two Early Morning Burglaries

Big Spring officers are currently investigating two habitation burglaries that occurred early Thursday morning. More>>

Man Arrested After Allegedly Shooting Neighbor Over Parking Space

An arrest has been made in connection with a shooting over a parking space. Big Spring Police served a warrant in the 1500 block of Sycamore on Wednesday for 29-year-old John Solis. More>>

Arson Investigation Underway Following House Fire in Big Spring

Officials are conducting an arson investigation following a house fire early Tuesday morning in Big Spring. The fire sparked up in the 1400 block of Stanford just before 4 a.m. More>>

Big Spring Police Investigating Suspicious Incident

Big Spring Police are investigating after a suspicious incident over the weekend. Big Spring Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the Roy Anderson Sports Complex on Saturday. More>>

Family Home Destroyed by Kitchen Fire

68-year-old Jimmy Graves makes a living by helping people buy used tires at a cheap price. When a call came in on Saturday morning of a woman needing a tire, he went outside to check, leaving his stove on while cooking breakfast. All it took was just a few minutes and his whole life would change. More>>

Big Spring Family Honors World War II Veteran

Nora Hernandez and her family gathered around her father's grave at Mt. Olive Cemetery Saturday to mark the eighth anniversary of his passing. More>>

Big Spring Police Searching For Shooter Following Parking Dispute

A little after 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon Big Spring Police were called out to the 1500 block of Sycamore Street for a shots fired call. More>>

Fire Destroys Big Spring Family Home

One family in Big Spring is left picking up the pieces after a fire destroyed their home on Sunday. It all started when someone was grilling. More>>

Roads Closed in Big Spring for Halloween Events

Some streets will be closed on Friday in Big Spring for Halloween events happening around town. More>>

Man Sentenced For Big Spring Robbery

A man will spend 10 years behind bars for robbing a sno-cone shop. Heriberto Medina-Torres was found guilty of robbing the Big A Shaved Ice back in June. More>>

City Council To Hear Presentation About Banning Plastic Bags

Litter has become a problem in Big Spring. The organization, Keep Big Spring Beautiful, wants to convince the City Council to eliminate the problem around the city. More>>

Big Spring Band Invited to State Competition

A high school band in the Basin has been given the chance of a lifetime. The Big Spring Steer Band has been invited to participate in the state competition. More>>

Search Continues For Gunman in Big Spring

A gunman in Big Spring is still on the run. The shooting happened last week at the Northcrest Apartments. More>>

Truck Crashes Into Big Spring Home For a Second Time

On Thursday night around 11 p.m., a red Tahoe crashed through a fence, driving across a yard and finally stopped inside one Big Spring home. More>>

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