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Archive - Feb 2014

February 28th

Rose Willingham,

February 28, 2014

Rose Willingham, 80, of Fritch, born 08/18/1933 passed away 02/18/2014. Rose was a mother of six, and a seamstress who worked for the Levi-Strauss company for 20+ years. Rose was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, W.J. Willingham, and two brothers; Rocky and Rodney Cooper. She is survived by four children, Sabrina Walker of Amarillo, Weldon Freeman of Amarillo, Diana Dillard of Kerrville, and Ruth Cooper of Amarillo. She has 19 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren. A memorial service for Rose will be held at 305. N. Robey in Fritch.

Jim Wilson

February 28, 2014

 

Jim Wilson, 80, passed away Wednesday, February

26, 2014.

Graveside service will be held 2 pm Saturday, March

1, 2014 at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of

Verla Joyce Smith

February 28, 2014

Verla Joyce Smith, 67, of Borger, died Saturday, February 22, 2014. Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 108 Broadmoor in Borger. Burial will be in Thomas, Oklahoma. Mrs. Smith was born on October 9, 1946 in Redlands, California to Irene and Leonard Kirk. She had been an associate at Walmart for 15 years. She married Edward Warren Smith on August 7, 1971 in Riverside, California. She was a zealous minister of the good news of Jehovah’s Kingdom, being baptized on July 20, 1973.

February 27th

Spearman teacher pleads guilty to inappropriate relationship with student

February 27, 2014

     Melissa Sutterfield, 42, a former elementary school teacher in Spearman, has plead guilty to felony charges of Having an Improper Relationship with a Student in the small town school district where she worked, according to a press release from the Office of 84th District Attorney Mark W. Snider.

City of Borger and Hutchinson County Warrant Roundup

February 27, 2014

Tomorrow is your last chance clear your warrants before arrests start on Saturday, March 1st. f your name appears on the City Warrant list and you would like to make arrangements to resolve the matter you can call the Municipal Court at 806-273-0975 during regular business hours
 
Monday - Friday 8-5
Municipal Court

Borger ISD Tennis Team

February 27, 2014

Thursday night the Borger High Tennis Team will be having a fundraiser at Pizza Duo. The team will be waiting tables during our Thursday night and will receive 10% of the sales, plus 100% of your tips. The Thursday night buffet will have ribs, sausage, chicken, potatoes, pizza, and much more all for only $10 including tax and drink.

Russell Allen Dillon

February 27, 2014

Russell Allen Dillon went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 26, 2014 in his hometown of Walsh Colorado. Services will be held on Friday at the Walsh Baptist Church at 10 am. Russell was born on May 27, 1953 in Elkhart, Kansas. He lived in the Borger area and worked at the Phillips refinery. Russell is preceded in death by his wife, Diane Dillon, mother, Laura (Happy) Dillon, and a brother, James Michael Dillon.

William “ Bill “ Robert Jensen

February 27, 2014

William “ Bill “ Robert Jensen, 70 of Borger died Feb. 24th in Borger. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Bill was born July 27, 1943 in Bloomington, Illinois to Robert E. and Luella Kenning Jensen. He was an installer for AT&T and the University of South Florida before retiring. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church and a resident of Borger two years. He is survived by his companion Bertha Hernandez of Borger.

February 26th

Kai Moffitt indicted for father's murder

February 26, 2014

   As of Wednesday, February 26,  Brendan Kai Moffitt, 23, of Borger has been formally indicted by a Hutchinson County Grand Jury for the New Year's Day murder of his father, Herschel Bryan Moffitt, according to a press release from the office of 84th Judicial District Attorney Mark W. Snider.

     Kai Moffitt was arrested on January 1, 2014 after police, responding to a call for possible gun shots fired, found his father, Herschel Bryan Moffitt, 47, dead from multiple gunshot wounds. 

 

Agrium announces $720m expansion to Borger plant

February 26, 2014

 

     Calgary, Alberta -- Agrium Inc has announced expansino plans for their plant in Borger.

 

     The expansion project will add a new urea production unit of approximately 610,000 tonnes, of 

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