Archive - 2013
Donald Kent Strickland, 76 of Sunray, passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
Services are scheduled for 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at First United Methodist Church in Sunray with Rev Karan Young officiating. Interment will follow at Lane Memorial Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Sylvia Gourley, 99, died March 13, 2013.
Burial took place in Highland Park Cemetery in Borger.
Mrs. Gourley was born July 7, 1913, in Oklahoma. She was a longtime resident of Borger, having recently moved to Tucson, Ariz., where she passed away.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bill Gourley, and two sons, Jimmy Lee Harris and Alan Ross.
She is survived by a grandson Jâ€™Lee Ross of Rhome, a stepson Billy Gourley of Tucson, Ariz., a niece Waneta Fowler of Canyon and a nephew Jim Fowler of Canyon.
Allison Grider of Borger, Texas, is set to play the role of Dorabella in Cosi fan tutte, an opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The opera will be performed four times by Hardin-Simmons University students April 11 â€“ 14, 2013, in Van Ellis Theatre at 7:30 p.m. The last performance, Sunday, will be at 2 p.m.
The light-hearted comedic opera, rather than being sung in Italian, will be sung in English.
In the wake of yesterday afternoonâ€™s weak cold front, temperatures will only drop slightly. It will still be a mild afternoon under a partly cloudy sky with highs in the middle 60s and a light northeast to southeast wind blowing between 5 and 15 mph.
The City of Borger Trash Bash starts Monday!
The City of Borger will be holding its spring trash bash the week of April 1-6, 2013, and is sponsoring a free week for county residents to bring their trash to the transfer station.
Coltin White, son of Matt and Lori White of Fritch, has signed a letter of intent to play football for Western New Mexico State University located in Silver City, NM.
The WNMSU Mustangs compete in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.
John Marshall Riordan, 68, passed away on March 14, 2013, in Dayton, Nev.
There was a rousing celebration of life on Tuesday, March 19 in Carson City, Nev.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to the animal rescue charity of your choice or a childrenâ€™s charity.
Carmon Jane Baker, 68, died Saturday March 23, 2013 in Amarillo. Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at Minton Memorial Chapel with Rev. Gary Snider, Associate Pastor of Friends and Family Worship Center in Amarillo officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
David J. â€śDaveâ€ť McGinley, 72, of Borger died March 21, 2013 at his home in Borger. Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at St. Johnâ€™s Catholic Church, Father Richard Zanetti officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
On Monday Evening March 25th, 2013, at approximately 8:55 pm, a Red 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser, driven by Isabelle Cooper, 23 years of age, from Athens, Texas, was traveling Westbound in the 900 Blk of East 3rd Street when she disregarded the red light at the intersection of 3rd and Florida. The PT Cruiser then struck a 2006 Ford Taurus, driven by Erin Carrier, 54 years of age, from Denver, Colorado, that was traveling South in the 300 Blk of North Florida.