Archive - Jul 24, 2012
Alton Lee Tennell, 72, of Fritch, passed away, Saturday, July 21, 2012.
Alton Lee Tennell was born Monday, March 25, 1940 in Vernon, TX to Edward Tennell and Lucille (Hallmark) Tennell. Mr. Tennell was a heavy equipment operator for Zachry. He was a Seventh Day Adventist. Mr. Tennell played football and basketball at Harrold High School, where he won many trophies for those sports. He also won trophies in 4H and FFA.
Tammy Young, 47, of Stinnett, TX, passed away, Sunday, July 22, 2012 in Amarillo, TX.
Tammy Kay Lewis Young was born February 23, 1965 in Borger, TX to Tommy and Margie (Yake) Lewis Sr. She was a beautician and member of the First Assembly of God Church in Stinnett, TX.
Ms. Young is preceded in death by her father, Tommy Lewis Sr. and her brother, Tommy Lewis Jr.
Survivors include her mother, Margie Lewis of Stinnett, TX; her son, Chad Young and wife Samantha of Borger, TX; and her granddaughter, Scarlett Boyett of Borger, TX
Itâ€™s just a little over six weeks until Stinnettâ€™s annual community celebration. So, gather your family and head out to Stinnett Celebration on September 6, 2012. The celebration includes a community picnic at the Stinnett City Park before the lighting of the big â€śWTâ€ť at 6 p.m.
The County Commissioners met Monday morning to make a few decisions for Hutchinson County, one of those pertaining to the burn ban.
The commissioners tabled action to continue the burn ban. According to Hutchinson County Fire Marshal Danny Richards, the county will see a few fires here and there, but he does not find it necessary to put a burn ban in place until it becomes a major threat.