Archive - Nov 6, 2012
Kenneth Rannals, 64, of Stinnett, died Sunday, November 4, 2012 in Amarillo.
Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Riverview Baptist Church with his son Kenny Rannals of Ft Worth, and Rev. Jimmy Gillmore, Pastor of Riverview Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow at the Stinnett Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Clara Maxine Rook, 92, of Borger, died Friday Nov. 2, 2012, in Borger.
No services will be set. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Loraine Ann Carter, 85, of Fritch, TX passed away Sunday, November 4, 2012.
Loraine Ann (Dickerson) Carter was born Friday, October 21, 1927 in Duke, Ok to Jessie and Vera (McCutcheon) Dickerson. She married Virgil Carter on April 13, 1946 in Courtside, AZ. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her son, Larry Don Carter.
BOSWELL, OK - W.O. â€śCottonâ€ť Dawson, 84, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, in Boswell, OK.
William Oliver â€śCottonâ€ť Dawson was born May 29, 1928 in Tupelo, MS, the son of James William Roy Lee Dawson and Estelle (Oliver) Dawson. He had lived most of his life in Borger, TX but had spent the last four years with his son in Sunkist, OK.
Cotton was an United States Army veteran who served during World War II. He enjoyed working and remodeling his children and grandchildrenâ€™s houses. He made cabinets and gun cabinets. He also worked laying foundations and could build a house from the foundation up.
Itâ€™s almost Christmas time at the Hutchinson County Museum!
Christmas is just around the corner and kids are invited to post Christmas Greetings on the museum gallery walls! This year the Hutchinson County Museum will present a kidsâ€™ Christmas greeting art show.
â€śWe want to give the kids a venue to show their art and say Merry Christmas to the community,â€ť says Lynn Hopkins, HCM Administrator.
This year the museum will post all the art on its walls for the entire community and visitors to enjoy.
(Editorâ€™s Note: This story contains the opinions of BNH readers and staff. It does not reflect the opinion of the BNH as a whole.)
Today is Election Day, and Borger News-Herald readers have differing opinions regarding who will emerge the victor in the U.S. presidential race.
Faleshia Sutherland said she believes Governor Mitt Romney will win, because she says Obamacare is killing families. Krystal Hope said she believes President Barack Obama will get a second term, but didnâ€™t elaborate.
Joe Kelly said he believes the numbers donâ€™t tell the whole story.
UPDATE: 10:20 Obama wins with 275 electorial votes
UPDATE: 10:16 p.m.: Obama projected to take Ohio, Iowa, and Oregon. President Barack Obama projected to be reelected. 275 electoral votes to 203 for Romney.
UPDATE: 10:07 p.m.: Romney projected to take Missouri. Projected electoral counts are Obama, 244; Romney, 203.
UPDATE: 10:02 p.m.: Obama takes Washington, California, and Hawaii in projections. Romney takes North Carolina and Idaho. Projected electoral counts are Obama, 244; Romney, 193.