Archive - Jun 2012
On Tuesday afternoon, Sandra Hilbert informed the Frank Phillips College Board of Regents that she was retiring from the Board of Regents effective immediately.
Hilbertâ€™s retirement announcement was made during the boardâ€™s June regularly scheduled meeting and followed the reading of Dr. Ed Quirosâ€™s letter of resignation from the board.
In her retirement announcement, Hilbert told the board that serving on the board has been great and she appreciated the opportunity to serve as a member.
Borger Police Report
June 15-17, 2012
June 15, 2012
400 block of West Wilson â€“ report of DWI (traffic)
100 block of Medical â€“ followup
800 block of Dixon â€“ report of open door/window
Florida and Wilson â€“ field interview
Agnes Howe â€“ investigation
900 block of Western â€“ report of suspicious activity
Hwy 207 (Panhandle Highway) â€“ report of DWI (traffic)
Phillips Golf Course â€“ report of abandoned vehicle
1000 block of Lister â€“ report of suspicious activity
500 block of Mississippi â€“ welfare check
Florida & 3rd â€“ welfare check
6th & Deahl â€“ followup
FRITCH - Terri Dawn Strickland, 52, died Monday, June 18, in Fritch.
Services will be Thursday, June 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the Fritch Church of Christ, with Richard Kasko officiating. Interment will be at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery at . Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Terri was born in Plainfield, New Jersey, to Don and Sue Hartranft. She was married to Randy Strickland on April 7, 1989 in Fritch, TX. She has been in the Fritch area for 24 years. She and Randy are the owners of Shirts Happen in Fritch.
The Crime Stoppers and Borger Police Department are seeking the help of the public in identifying a suspect or suspects pertaining to an attempted theft.
Lt. Anthony Griffin of the BPD said that near the end of the month of May, the suspect or suspects made an attempt to withdraw money from an account holder at a local credit union.
The suspect had the account holderâ€™s withdrawal slip but had forged the account holderâ€™s signature.
On Monday afternoon, the Frank Phillips College Board of Regents accepted the resignation of Dr. Ed Quiros. Quiros has served on the FPC Board of Regents since 1992, where he has been reelected to the position four times.
During Mondayâ€™s Board of Regents meeting, Board Chair Conny Moore read Quirosâ€™ resignation letter, in which the doctor described his time on the board as an honor and a privilege.
Parents sometimes find it hard to keep their children occupied during the summer months. Many summer camps and other programs cost money that families may not have. The following are some ideas for summer activities that are affordable, and the children will have fun doing them.
*Summer camp is an activity that most kids want to take part in. These types of camps can vary in cost.
Catheron Upson, 84, of Borger, died Thursday, June 14, 2012 in Borger.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at the Minton Memorial Chapel with Pastor Shawn Dunigan of Fellowship Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow in the â€śGarden of Loveâ€ť at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
The Borger Police Department and Crimestoppers are seeking assistance in solving a recent theft.
On Monday, May 21, 2012, BPD responded to 300 East Tenth Street in regards to a theft call.
It was discovered that sometime between 8 a.m. on May 20 and 7:50 a.m. May 21, a suspect or suspects took a pallet of wire from the inside of a job site at this location.
The pallet contained three spools of 350 aluminum wire, each spool being 1,000 feet of wire.
The annexation of land for a new Wal-Mart Supercenter is set to be finalized Tuesday during the regular meeting of the Borger City Council.
The council will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, in the city council chambers of Borger City Hall, 600 North Main.
Action will be taken on the final reading of an ordinance annexing a 16.361 acre tract of land in Section 23, Block â€śYâ€ť, Arnold and Barrett-Morris and Cummings Survey.
Also pertaining to the annexation, the council will act on an ordinance directing changes to the zoning districts and updating the zoning district map.
Practice Fields-parking complaint
800 block of Monroe-prowler
700 block of W. 10th-traffic escort
500 block of N. Deahl-followup
Fairlanes Square Apts-followup
1100 block of Coble-assault
10th and Main-warrant service
200 block of W. 9th-welfare check
1100 block of Everest-burglary/building
400 block of Union-narcotics violation
100 block of Davenport-harassment
1700 block of Clayton-followup
100 block of Avalon-harassment
100 Medical â€“ investigation
100 Medical â€“ warrant service
100 block of West Tenth â€“ followup
Lowes â€“ followup