Archive - Feb 4, 2013
The Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office made an arrest this weekend in Fritch.
According to Hutchinson County Sheriff Don Johnson, a call was made Sunday at 11:15 a.m. with a report stating a white male was entering an empty house on Cowboy Lane, then exiting.
He began to walk south on Railroad ,then west on Biron St. when an officer approached him at the intersection of Longwood and Biron.
Upon contact he was identified as Terry Blankenship.
The suspect put his hand behind his back and dropped a clear class pipe containing one gram of meth.
The Hutchinson County Hospital District Board of Directors will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, in the executive board room of Golden Plains Community Hospital.
The board will be discussing and acting on the signing of a construction contract with Kelly Wood Company. The company will be in charge of construction for the new medical office building.
Action will also be taken on a focused report on Fritch and Stinnett EMS subsidies, the realtor for the sale of the old hospital land, and the new life pack defibrillators. Updates will be given on the last two items.
1-29-13 Deputies responded to a theft call on Main St in Sanford.
2-2-13 Deputies responded to a deadly conduct call on Sara Dr in Stinnett.
2-2-13 Randy G. Blankenship was arrest for driving while license invalid w/ previous conviction and possession of drug paraphernalia.
2-2-13 Kennley Smith was arrest on warrant #39,209 for the offense of probation violation â€“ possession marijuana <2oz.
2-3-13 Terry Blankenship was arrest for possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
With election time coming in May, local entities are making preparations to get ready. The City of Borger is among those making preparations.
Mr. Charlie (Nick) Nickerson, 93, of Canyon, passed away, Friday, February 1, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM, Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at the First Assembly of God in Borger, TX with Pastor Calvin Newton and Pastor David Morgan officiating. Burial to follow at Westlawn Memorial Cemetery in Borger, TX. With Military Honors.
Mr. Nickerson will lie in state at Brown Chapel of the Fountains in Borger on Monday, February 4, 2013 from 12:00PM~8:00PM, and Tuesday, February 5, 2013 from 8:00AM~8:00PM.
Anita Gail Dickson, 63, of Borger, went to be with her Lord Feb. 1, 2013, in Borger.
Memorial services will be 4:00 pm Wednesday at the First Baptist Church in Borger with Rev. Melvin Brooks officiating. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Roy Allen Newman Jr., 75, of Borger died Feb. 1, 2013, in Borger.
Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Church of Christ at Borger with Terry Stegall of Dalhart officiating. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Jerry Dan Grange passed away Feb. 1, 2013, at Medical City Dallas, Texas at the age of 63.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday Feb. 5, 2013, at the First Baptist Church in Borger, Texas, with David Moore of Shamrock officiating. Burial will be at White Deer Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Visitation will be Monday evening from 4:00 to7:00 p.m. at Minton Chatwell.
Nicholas Richard Botch, 43, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.
Memorial services will be held 10 am Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at Borger Word of Life Church, 101 Caprock in Borger (former Buena Vista Community Center) with Rev. David Miller officiating.