Archive - Mar 2012
On Tuesday, March 13, 2012, four local residents associated with an October 2011 â€śround-upâ€ť in Borger were sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Mary Lou Robinson, announced U.S. Attorney Sarah R. SaldaĂ±a.
Judge Robinson sentenced Francisco Villanueva â€śFrankâ€ť Fernandez, 43, to 100 months in federal prison and ordered him to pay a $10,000 fine and give up about $165,000 in cash, a Maserati, a Mercedes-Benz, a Bentley, a camper, a ski boat and trailer, and real estate at 328 and 330 N. Main in Borger.
Spring sports are underway across Hutchinson County. Click on the photo contest tab under the lifestyles menu and vote for your favorite spring sports action shots. More pictures will be added until the spring sports season is over.
This picture of Devin DeLapp of West Texas High was voted as the top basketball picture in Hutchinson County this season. The DeLapp picture received 443 votes.
Anna Marie McMillan, 60, of Fritch died Saturday, March 10, 2012, in Amarillo
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at the Church of Christ in Fritch. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Anna was born Nov. 4, 1951, in Amarillo to Martin and Cecilia Shields Craven. She married Butch McMillan on Feb. 24, 1997, in Amarillo.
Anna loved spending time outdoors including snow and water skiing and yard work.
She also loved taking care of her grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
James Ray Langley, Jr., 53, died March 11, 2012 in Borger, TX.
Services will be at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the Faith Christian Church, in Borger, with Pastor Tim Bernard officiating. Burial will be at Westlawn Cemetery, in the Garden of Evergreen, under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
James was born on January 25, 1959 to James and Silvia Langley in Great Falls, Montana.
WHITE DEER â€“ Charles â€śChuckâ€ť Dobbs died Thursday, March 8, 2012.
Mr. Dobbs was born Nov. 7, 1930, in Batesville, Ark., to Charles and Belle Dobbs. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is preceded in death by his son Rex Dobbs.
Survivors include his wife, Vera K. Dobbs of White Deer; a son, Glynn Dobbs; a daughter, Cindy Sue Miller; two brothers, Walter Dobbs and Harlen Dobbs; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Please sign the online guest book at www.angelfunerals.com.
Come eat some spaghetti and meatballs at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 201 St. Johnâ€™s Road.
This dinner is the 57th annual Italian meatballs and spaghetti meal Evangelist Catholic Church has offered to the public. The dinner will take place Sunday, April 1, 2012 from 11 to 5 p.m.
Adult tickets are $8 and $9 at the door and children are $3 and $4 at the door. Take outs will be available.
The Hutchinson County 4-H is taking on a project centered around the animal we like to call â€śmanâ€™s best friend.â€ť
The club has a new dog club project forming and would love to invite local youth to become part of the group. Youth between the ages of nine (or in the third grade) up through high school seniors are eligible to join 4-H.
Want to save a life and get your education at the same time if you are a high school student?
Next week Coffee Memorial will be at Borger High School, 600 W. First Street, in the gym. The drive, set for March 19, 2012, will last from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
A photo ID or donor card is required to give, and donors must be at least 17 years of age to be eligible to give blood.
All eligible donors who present to donate will receive a free Coffee Memorial t-shirt.
Tonight the Borger Bulldogs Soccer team enter a must-win situation against the Randall Raiders at 6:30 p.m. in District 5-4A play tonight in Borger.
With two games left in the regular season, the Bulldogs are two points behind the Canyon Eagles for the fourth and final playoff berth from District 5-4A.
On Friday, the Eagles pulled off one of the biggest upsets in district play this season by beating Dumas 1-0, giving the Demons their first loss in district play, but more importantly giving the Eagles the two point lead in the standings over Borger.