September 28th, 2013
The Amarillo Police Department and the Potter County Sheriff's Office have released the arrest photo of Michael Blaine Kirk, the 22yr old man allegedly responsible for an accident that left three prominent Borger residents dead and one hospitalized.
Kirk was driving a white flatbed Mack truck that struck the Lincoln Towncar occupied by David Dacus, his wife Cheryl Dacus, and Cheryl's parents Charles E. and Vonnie Williamson Washburn. Cheryl Dacus and her parents were killed in the accident.
The truck driver involved in the accident that caused the death of three Borger citizens in Amarillo has been charged. Michael Blaine Kirk, 22, of Hereford was booked into the Potter Co. Detention Center for three counts of accident causing injury or death.
Cheryl Dacus and her parents were in an accident in Amarillo this evenin. Please send your thoughts and prayers to the family during this tragic time. More news to come later.
The Borger Fitness Center get air conditioners
The Borger Chamber of Commerce is shown with French & Company celebrating the realtor company's new location at 630 North Main with a ribbon cutting.
Don't forget to get your spud tonight at the Borger ISD Cafeteria to help the high school choir department.
First Place winner was Kris Reed and second place is Ronna Hopson.
Last year the United Way brought in $642,000. The Hutchinson County area raises more money per capita for the United Way than any other County in Texas. This years goal is set at $650,000.
The Greater Amarillo Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure announces the 23rd Annual Greater Amarillo Race for the Cure to be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013 in Downtown Amarillo.
Glenda (Walker) Francis, 66, of Borger, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2013 in Borger.
Glenda Louise Francis was born March 18, 1947 in Gainesville, Texas to Jack and Mary Francis (Trammell) Followwill. She married Robert Francis on July 10, 1993 in Borger.
Glenda was a LVN and a member of Bible Baptist Church in Borger..
Mrs. Francis is preceded in death by her parents, first Husband, George Lelitand Walker,
Step-Father and Step-Mother Raymond and Margie Newcomb.