Archive - Jun 8, 2012
A Childrenâ€™s Miracle Network Bowling tournament is being held this Sunday.
Childrenâ€™s Miracle Network helps as many children as possible by raising funds for childrenâ€™s hospitals and keeping funds in the community in which they were raised to help them.
The organization was founded by Marie Osmond and her family, John Schneider, Mick Shannon and Joe Lake.
According to Veronica Young of the Borger Wal-Mart, this event is to raise money for the Childrenâ€™s Miracle Network out of BSA Hospital.
Ronald Lynn â€śRedâ€ť Gaddis, 76, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, June 5, 2012.
Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 9, 2012, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with the Rev. Corky Holland, senior adult minister at First Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Stinnett Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Gaddis was born Sept. 11, 1935, in Ringling, Oklahoma to George and Belva Turner.
Millard Dee Harrison, 69, went to be with his loving wife Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Graveside Service: Noon Monday at Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Sunday at Whiteâ€™s Azle Funeral Home.
Millard was born September 30, 1942 in Borger to Jessie Ceals and Velma Thomason Harrison.
He dearly loved his family. Millard worked to provide for them by working on equipment. Late in life he retired from Stuart Hose and Pipe after seventeen years. Millard was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Linda Sue Harrison in 2007.
Zona Coffer, 94, of Borger died Monday June 4, 2012, in Borger.
Graveside services will be held 11:00 am Saturday at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with Tim Yates, Chaplain of Interim Hospice, officiating. Burial will be in the Garden of Love at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Tonight is the Hutchinson County Relay For Life, and the lights will be shining in honor of cancer survivors and those who have lost the fight.
A special luminaria ceremony will be held during the RFL, set to take place tonight through Saturday morning, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.
The ceremony will remember those lost to cancer and honors those who have battled and won.
The luminaria candle lighting to represent those individuals is set for dark on Friday evening.
The City of Borger plans to continue providing a school resource officer program for the Borger Independent School District.
During its regular meeting Tuesday, the Borger City Council approved an interlocal agreement between BISD and the City of Borger for the 2012/2013 School Resource Officer Program.
Eddie Edwards, Borger City Manager, said the school district and city have a long history of cooperation in regards to the SRO program.