Archive - Sep 2012
Bobby Kent Landers, age 69, of Granite, passed away Sunday evening, September 2, 2012, at Integris Baptist Medical Center, in Oklahoma City, surrounded by his family who loved him so much.
Mr. Landers was born in Borger, Texas on April 19, 1943, to Horace K. and Julia B. (McCabe) Landers.
While attending school in Borger, he met the love of his life, Paula Caskey, and they were married on December 16, 1960, in Borger, and spent the next fifty-one wonderful years together before his death.
Aniyah Nancylynn Jernberg, infant daughter of Andrew and Maria (Guevara) Jernberg, passed away September 3rd, 2012 in Claremore, OK.
Survivors include her parents, Andrew and Maria (Guevara) Jernberg, Pryor, OK; one brother, Joshua Jernberg, TX; 2 sisters, Maricella Guevara, Pryor, OK; Ashlynn Jernberg, Pryor, OK; three grandfathers, Gerald Jernberg, Stinnett, TX; Joe Guevara, Sunray, TX; Scott Hockey, Ozark, AR; grandmother, Lori Hockey, Ozark, AR; two aunts, Josie Guevara, Pryor, OK; Miranda DeLuna, Stinnett, TX; two uncles, Nathan Guevara, Victoria, TX; Cody Jernberg, Stinnett, TX
Howdy Neighbor Day in Fritch is set for Oct. 6!
The event is being hosted by the Fritch Chamber of Commerce, with a fall festival theme in place. Vicki Wilson, president of the chamber, said the parade will start sharply at 10 a.m. down Hoyne Street and travel down Broadway to the city park.
â€śFloats will be judged on creativity, originality, and theme,â€ť she said. â€śFloat entries will have a chance to win three cash prizes ranging from $50 to $100. We also invite bicycles, bands, classic cars and trucks, tractors, four-wheelers, and more to participate in the parade.â€ť
The time is drawing close once again for the annual Hutchinson County Oil Patch Extravaganza.
HOPE 2012, with a theme of â€śThis Is Cure Country, A Tribute to 25 years of HOPE,â€ť is set to begin at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at the Crutch Ranch.
Tickets will be available for purchase from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Wells-Fargo Bank in Borger. Ticket prices are $200, which admits two people.
A local man was struck by a pickup truck Tuesday Morning.
According to Captain Roberts of the Borger Police Department, the accident happened at 7:59 a.m. on North Main St. and Jefferson St.
Witt Flooring Center is getting ready to hold its grand opening at its new Borger location.
The grand opening event will be held on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012. A ribbon cutting will be held at 11:30 a.m. and refreshments will follow. There will be specials throughout the day, and the public is encouraged to come and see what the store has to offer.
Witt Flooring Center of Borger began renovation of its current location in the spring of this year and officially opened for business in Borger at the beginning of July.
Borger, West Texas High, and many other panhandle teams competed in the Borger Invitational this past Saturday.
In the middle school girls division, Hallie Harris from Borger finished 6th, Kaleigh Newcomb of Borger finished 32nd, Berklee Hileski of West Texas was 33rd, and Tayland Ratliff of Borger finished 35th. Jazmyn Munn of Borger rounded out the top 40. The Borger girls finished 6th and West Texas was 10th out of 13 teams.
Aug. 31, 2012
1900 block of Boyd â€“ report of suspicious vehicle
500 block of West Tenth â€“ report of open door/window
Garrett & Union â€“ report of disorderly conduct
1300 block of South Florida â€“ alarm
10th & Cedar â€“ followup
500 block of Whittenburg â€“ report of disturbance
600 block of North Weatherly â€“ warrant service
600 block of Weatherly â€“ followup
600 block of Weatherly â€“ followup
Ozmer & Union â€“ report of suspicious vehicle
1300 block of Hazelwood â€“ alarm
400 block of West Wilson â€“ report of recovered property
1000 block of Bowman â€“ assist agency
Doug Adkins, 94, of Borger, passed away, Monday, September 3, 2012.
Nora Sims, age 97, died September 2nd in Hillsboro, TX at Town Hall Estates. A service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, Borger, Texas, Thursday, September 6 at 10:30 am., with Rev. Dr. Jennifer Santer officiating. Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Pampa under the direction of Brown Funeral Directors.