Big Spring is also spelt as Big Springs and it is a community town of Western Doughlas County. Big Spring is also equipped with a water tower, church, tool shop and also a fire station. The local school district of Shawnee Heights operates a number of schools in the area. There are other local industries in the region. The tourist spot of the area is the Oregon Trail, and it helps to attract a failrly large number of tourists in the area.