Archive - 2013
**EDITOR'S NOTE** If there are any changes in these meeting times due to the possible inclement weather forecast for tomorrow, the Borger News-Herald will alert its readers as soon as possible.
The Borger ISD board of trustees will be taking some action on state waivers during its upcoming meeting.
The meeting is set for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 12, 2013, in the board conference room of the Borger ISD Administration Building, 200 East Ninth.
The board will consider approval of state waivers for early release, staff development days, and minimum class size exceptions.
2-4-13 Deputies responded to a Copper Theft at the intersection of Hwy 136 and Fairlanes Blvd.
2-7-13 Gary Lynn Jones was arrested on three felony warrants #13-0080A - Indecency w/Child sexual contact, #13-0080B - Aggravated Sexual assault child, and #13-0080C - Indecency with a child exposes.
2-8-13 Deputies responded to the Hutchinson County Jail to assist with an unruly inmate.
2-8-13 Deputies responded to a overdose on Yuma Dr. in Fritch.
2-8-13 Deputies responded to a Burglary of Habitation call on Canyon Circle in Fritch.
PAMPA - Clint Trey Brown, 29, went home to Heaven on February 8, 2013 in Amarillo.
Services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at First United Methodist Church with Rev. Ricky Pfeil, pastor of Kingdom Keys Church in Amarillo, and Rev. Nick Matthews, associate pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors.
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