Archive - 2013
From Coach Amy Hall: Borger ISD's first combined boys and girls high school and middle school summer athletic development program started on Monday, June 3rd at 6:30 am with 68 athletes attending the first session. By 10:00 am, over 115 athletes had gone through one of the three one and a half hour sessions.
James Freeman â€śSonnyâ€ť Cassity, Jr., 75, of Stinnett died Sunday June 2, 2013, in Amarillo.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday June 6, 2013, at Grace Fellowship Church with pastor Tim Hall and Willy Adams, pastor of Eternal Light Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Stinnett Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. A family visitation will be June 5th Wednesday at Minton Chatwell, 314 S. Hedgecoke in Borger, from 6-8 p.m.
Fay Whisenant Trayler passed peacefully from this life on the morning of May 25, 2013, at the age of 93 years. She will be missed. Her Funeral was June 3rd at Lucas Funeral Home in Hurst, with burial in Borger, Texas, June 4, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Officials from various departments, including the Hutchinson County Sheriffâ€™s Office, National Park Service, and Fritch departments, responded to the scene of a motorist whose car went off a cliff in the Lake Meredith area Saturday. The motorist was airlifted from the scene. The BNH has contacted the HCSO for further details and will report them as soon as they are available. (PHOTO BY DON RICE)
Award winning author of four novels, Carla Stewart, will speak at the Borger Rotary on Tuesday, June 4.
Carla (Brune) Stewart has deep roots in the Texas Panhandle. Born in Guymon, Oklahoma, she moved with her parents to the Sher-Han camp north of Gruver, at the age of two and graduated from Gruver High School in 1968.
She received a degree in nursing from the University of Oklahoma and married her college sweetheart, Max Stewart of Balko, OK. They have four adult sons, three of whom graduated from Balko High School, and six grandchildren.
The Borger News Herald crew plays volleyball at the Downtown Beach Bash. More pictures of the Beach Bash are featured in Monday's edition!
Graduates across Hutchinson County walked the stage during graduation ceremonies Friday evening. Top, West Texas High School valedictorian Aaliyah Sun gives her address during the school's graduation ceremonies. Middle, Sanford-Fritch High School third-ranked senior Tyler Mills gives a special reading during graduation. Bottom, Melinda Michelle Anders is congratulated on her graduation by Borger ISD school board president Robert Bradley.
PHOTOS BY DON RICE
The City of Borger is getting ready for the Downtown Merchants Beach Bash. Beach Bash is this Saturday downtown Main Street. Come and watch the Borger News Herald play volleyball.