April 21st, 2014
Linda F. Tyson, 73, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014 in Amarillo.
Linda was born March 20, 1941 in Borger Texas to Buwel Leroy and Thelma Margarette (Watkins)Sargent.
Linda was married to Gene Tyson on October 19, 1958 in Borger.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Gene Tyson.
Barbara Skaggs Haning, 88, died Saturday April 19, 2014 in Borger. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at 1st Baptist Church of Borger with Pastor Les Sharp of Faith Covenant Church officiating. Private family graveside will be at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Ina Ruth Tyler, 78, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014.
Funeral service will be 10 am Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be 2 pm at Boys Ranch Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. In lieu of flowers, her memory may be honored with a gift to Boys Ranch.
Ivan “Lad” Cole Yake, 53, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014.
Investigation Discovery was in Borger back in August to investigate the murder of Phyllis Jackson. The story of events will be aired tonight on the Investigation Discovery Channel at 9pm.
As of 3:20 pm, traffic on Hwy 136 between Fritch and Amariilo has been stopped. A car was hit by a McLane semi head on, cops are on the scene. Borger News Herald is on the scene, and will report more information as it comes in.
U.S. SenatorJohn Cornyn (R-TX) has introduced a bill he is calling The Eliminating Improper & Abusive IRS Audits Act of 2014.
Wendy Davis, State Senator and Greg Abbot’s opponent for the office of Texas Governor in the 2014 election, stopped by Fernando’s Mexican Restaurant in Amarillo Friday evening to meet and speak to supporters about her plans for the state and her Texas Panhandle roots.