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February 4th

Nicholas Richard Botch

February 4, 2013

Nicholas Richard Botch, 43, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.
Memorial services will be held 10 am Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at Borger Word of Life Church, 101 Caprock in Borger (former Buena Vista Community Center) with Rev. David Miller officiating.

February 1st

FPC teams fall to Howard College

February 1, 2013

Both Frank Phillips College basketball teams fell to Howard College Thursday night in conference matchups. The Lady Plainsmen lost in a lopsided game, 73-43, and the Plainsmen lost 94-69. For complete wrap-ups on both games, pick up a copy of the Friday edition of the Borger News-Herald on newsstands today.

NEWS: Scholarship drive underway at FPC

February 1, 2013

The Scholarship Drive for Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 is in full swing and there are funds available for you.
Frank Phillips College has scholarship funds for qualified applicants to attend FPC in Borger, Perryton, Dalhart, Hereford, or Dumas. The General Scholarship Application is located on the Frank Phillips College website at www.fpctx.edu Just click on the scholarship tab, complete the application and submit it online. It is that easy, but don’t miss the deadline of April 15th.

NEWS: Museum celebrating Borger’s birthday with Dust Bowl exhibit

February 1, 2013

The Hutchinson County Historical Museum will celebrate “The boom, the bust and ten years of dust” with a look back at the first twenty years of Borger. 
 
On March 10, 2013, at 2 p.m. the museum is presenting a lecture program given by Krissy Scotten, NOAA Warning Coordination meteorologist, who will share current and projected environmental changes and current dust bowl conditions.
 
For more on this story, pick up a copy of the Friday edition of the Borger News-Herald, on newsstands today.

REPORT: Borger Police Activity - Jan. 29-30, 2013

February 1, 2013

Jan. 29, 2013
Wilson & Main - field interview
Lindsey & Hedgecoke - field interview
Moody & Sterling - field interview
Carpenter & Harrington - field interview
Lister in alley - suspicious activity
1000 block of Coble - field interview
3rd & McGee - motorist assist
200 block of Bryan - followup
1200 block of Lindsey - assist agency
200 block of Butadieno - welfare check
1400 block of West Wilson - warrant service
800 block of Latimer - disturbance
1200 block of Thompson - harassment

Ivan Nance

February 1, 2013

Ivan D. Nance Sr., 88 of Stinnett died Tuesday Jan. 29, in Amarillo.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Friday at First Baptist Church in Borger with Bill Burkholder officiating.
Burial will be at Stinnett Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.

Betty Ann "Betty" Henderson

February 1, 2013

Betty Ann “Betty” Henderson, age 81, died January 28, 2013.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 1, 2013 at Cox Funeral Home Benton Chapel with Pastor Dwight Kirksey officiating.

January 31st

NOTICE: "Bulldogs Back Snack Pack Night"

January 31, 2013

From Athletic Director, Leslie Young: On Tuesday, February 5th, we're having "Bulldogs Back Snack Pack Night" and we are asking any Bulldog fans that will be coming out that night to cheer on the Bulldogs in any of their activities to bring a jar of peanut butter or a box of pop tarts and donate to "Snack Pack for Kids."
The Snack Pack program helps provide food on the weekends for those students who may not have any. Tuesday night we have basketball at the Tex Hanna gym, soccer at the soccer field behind Tex Hanna, softball out at Agnes Howell and baseball at Huber Park.

REPORT: Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office

January 31, 2013

1-30-13 Whitney Hampton was transported from Wichita county on felony warrant #10,854 for the offense of Probation Violation – possession of controlled substance PG1 <1G

NEWS: GPCH honored

January 31, 2013

Borger, TX, Jan. 31, 2013 - After opening its door a year ago, Golden Plains Community Hospital has been awarded the Excellence-Merit Award from the Central Texas Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC).
This past week the Owner, Architect, and Contractor were presented with a Cast Bronze Eagle in commemoration of the award.
For more information on this story, see the Thursday, Jan. 31 edition of the Borger News-Herald.

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