Archive - Mar 8, 2013
Lois Juanita Mears of Fritch passed away on March 8, 2013; she was born on February 4, 1928 in Rogers, New Mexico to John and Susan Wise.
Mrs. Mears will be in state at Brown Chapel of the Fountains from 12:00 PM to 6 PM on Sunday, March 10, 2013 and Monday, March 11, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesdays, March 12, 2013, at First Southern Baptist Church in Fritch at 4:00 PM with Bro. Calvin Winters officiating with interment to follow in Westlawn Memorial Cemetery.
Minnie Ernesteen Gee Orr (Teenie)
September 2, 1920 â€“ March 8, 2013
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 11, 2013 at Keeler Baptist Church in Borger with the Rev. Randy Bartley officiating, interment to follow in Westlawn Memorial Cemetery.
Kenneth Rex Riemer, 66, died Tuesday March 5 in Katy, Texas. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday at Grace Church with Senior Pastor Marshall Ford and Pastor Ricky Griffin of Trinity Fellowship in Amarillo officiating. Interment will follow at Stinnett Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Betty Jean Yeager, 81, died Friday March 8, 2013 in Borger. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at the 1st Christian Church in Fritch with Rev. Sharalyn Larsen, Pastor officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Chamber Ambassadors and board members recently began this year's 'Project Thank You' to show appreciation to members for their support. Three years ago the Chamber of Commerce began this program to focus it's energy once each year toward reminding members how important their support is to the organization. Chamber board members and chamber ambassadors are busily delivering this year's Plan of Work, Chamber Stationary, and Chamber Memo Clips along with a personal banquet invitation to it's valued members.
A musical comedian specializing in celebrity impressions will be the featured entertainment at this year's Borger Chamber of Commerce banquet.
Matt Jernigan will entertain the crowd at this year's event, which is set for April 4, 2013, at the Borger Community Activity Center on the campus of Frank Phillips College. The banquet is open to the public.
Jernigan is known as an amazing comedy impressionist who hilariously spoofs popular rock, R&B, hip hop, country, and pop stars. With his guitar and talent, he can bring anyone to life on the stage.
This is not going to be a very nice weekend at all. The wind will be HOWLING on Saturday! Sustained winds of 30-40 mph and wind gusts of 60+ mph are likely. There will be lots of blowing dust and dirt in the air too. Sunday will be colder with highs only in the 40s and the wind will remain strong from the north.
January 6, 1940 - January 22, 2013 Major David E Thrams USAF retired (1/6/1940 - 1/22/2013) With his children close at hand, Major David E. Thrams USAF retired, peacefully passed away on Tuesday January 22, 2013. With pure grit Dad turned what should have been a short losing battle with Colon Cancer into a 2 year fight for life. David was born January 6, 1940 in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Borger High School in 1958, and was commissioned to the USAF. In Vietnam he was a combat pilot that was awarded the Bronze Star and The Distinguished Flying Cross among his many decorations.