Archive - Feb 2013
Many people are not aware just how dangerous the synthetic drug K2 can be. Watch this weekend's edition for a story on how K2 affected the life of a local youth and what his mom is doing to take action in the City of Borger.
Itâ€™s going to be pretty windy around here this weekend with an upper-level storm system passing north of us. Thereâ€™s a very slim chance for a shower or storm Saturday night, but odds are better weâ€™ll stay dry. The clouds will decrease on Sunday, but so will the temperatures. Highs will be in the lower to middle 60s Saturday and lower 50s on Sunday. Winds will be strongest Saturday afternoon at 20-30 mph with gusts of 50+ mph possible.
2-7-13 Kevin Boyd was arrested for possession of controlled substance and driving while license invalid
2-7-13 Deputies responded to a criminal mischief call on Prairie Dr. in Fritch
2-7-13 Deputies responded to a disturbance on Sage Mesa in Fritch at which time Micah Keller was arrest on a felony Parole Violation warrant
Amarillo, TX Feb. 6: The Amarillo Venom are holding a press conference on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 2 p.m. at Seven Bar and Grill at 3130 S. Soncy Rd.
The press conference is an opportunity for the Amarillo Venom to present their championship rings sponsored by Parker Orthopedics. Venom quarterback Nate Davis will also be at the press conference after landing in Amarillo on Friday.
For more information on the Amarillo Venom please contact our office at 806-350-7277 or visit the official website of the Amarillo Venom at www.govenom.com
Wanda Sue Morgan, 69, passed away on January 31, 2013. She was born December 23, 1943 in Memphis, TX. A private memorial service was held February 3, 2013 in Borger, TX.
The United States Secret Service came to Borger - one agent at least.
Don Savage of the Secret Service was the featured guest at the Borger Rotary Club on Tuesday afternoon. He has been with the service for 10 years, and prior to that he worked as a police officer in Omaha, Neb.
He lives in the Lubbock area with his wife of 21 years and three teenage sons.
2-1-13 Bryan Padilla was transported to BPD on their warrants
2-1-13 Jesse Jake Kerr was arrested for the offense of commitment â€“ Driving while license invalid with previous conviction
2-4-13 Deputies responded to HWY 136 for public service
2-4-13 Deputies responded to an animal cruelty call on FM 2171 in Borger
2-4-13 Beau Brown was arrested on warrant #39,149 for the offense of Probation Violation â€“ DWI
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.