Archive - 2013
After another frigid morning, temperatures will struggle to get back to the freezing mark (32Â°) this afternoon. Weâ€™ll have some clouds around in the morning morning before the decrease as the day wears on. The wind will be light, blowing from the northeast and east between 5 and 15 mph.
The Borger City Council will be acting on the issuance of bonds at its upcoming meeting.
The meeting is set for 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in the city council chambers of Borger City Hall, 600 North Main.
The council will consider and act on the following:
A public meeting regarding sports construction projects, along with several items of business, is on the agenda for the PSPCISD board of trustees this evening.
The Plemons-Stinnett-Phillips CISD board will meet this evening at 6:30 p.m. in the West Texas High School Commons.
A public meeting will be held at 7 p.m. to provide information concerning possible future construction projects and to seek input from the community.
The presenter will be PBK Sports and Specialized Public Finance, Inc.
The Lady Plainsmen claimed a ten point victory, while the Plainsmen came up two points shy in a conference matchup on Saturday in Borger.
The ladies were up first in what would be a close contest throughout the first half. Rodriguez, Sullivan, and Thomas all have field goals early for FPC. Good defense forces WTC to be called for a shot clock violation, and Thomas also has a block on the defensive end.
McNeal Purvis, 87, of Borger, passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in Amarillo.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at the Minton Memorial Chapel in Borger, Texas with Reverend Leonard Forsythe, Pastor of Bible Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow in the â€śGarden of Loveâ€ť at Westlawn Memorial Park. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Naomi Gertrude Keeton Rice, the 5th child of John Riley Richard and Martha Elvira (Moore) Keeton, was born August 6, 1916, in Cherokee County near Peggs, Oklahoma.
Charles Leon Jett passed away Dec. 18, 2012, in Rockport, Texas, at the age of 78. He was born on Jan. 8, 1934, to Joe P. and Nettie Jett in Chilicothe, Texas.
Brian Gregory Hanrahan, 59, of Borger, passed away suddenly at hospital in Amarillo Thursday, January 10, 2013 after a brief illness.
Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Helen Bybee Stanford, 66, of Amarillo died Thursday, January 10, 2013 in Amarillo.
Services will be at 11:00 AM Tuesday at Rector Funeral Home Osage Chapel with Ken Haney, chaplain of Interim Hospice officiating. Burial will be at Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Rector Funeral Home Osage Chapel, 2800 S. Osage St.
Ms. Stanford was born on March 23, 1946 in Borger, to Joseph and Bonita Bybee. She worked as a beautician at Hair Classic in Borger and also taught cosmetology at Frank Phillps Community College in Borger. She moved to Amarillo in 1991.
Ivan Dean Gilbert passed away Friday January 11, 2013 in Graham, Texas. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at the Llano Cemetery in Amarillo, Texas. McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham, Texas is in charge of arrangements.
He was born July 14, 1923 in Dombey, Oklahoma and moved to Graham in 2006 from Borger, Texas. Mr. Gilbert worked for many years in plumbing, heating and air conditioning.