November 8th, 2011
Hutchinson County Cares, Inc. made a $500 donation on behalf of â€śAiden's Closetâ€ť at Golden Plains Community Hospital in Borger. This closet helps meet the needs of expectant and new moms with various items on hand that will be of use to them. Present for the giving of the donation were Lisa Riggle, LVN; Tammy Phares, RNC; and HCC members Jim Bridwell, Anita Crabtree, Toby Nutter, Jerri Aylor, and Roberta Sewell.
PHOTO BY DON RICE
On Friday night, the Borger Bulldogs will take on the Lubbock Cooper Pirates in the 3A Division I Bi-District playoff round at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium in Canyon at 7:30 p.m.
Borger Bulldog fans are asked to wear something black and bring something that makes noise.
The weather Friday is going to be beautiful, the drive isn't very far, and it promises to be a great game.
Pass the word around town, Blackout Blowout Friday night at Kimbrough
Graveside services for Sylvia Adelaide Wiles Lewis, 61, will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 9 at Highland Park Cemetery with Chaplain Jerry Bell of Park Central in Amarillo officiating. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Sylvia died Friday, November 4 in Oklahoma City, OK.
Sylvia was a 1968 graduate of Borger High School and had lived in Oklahoma City since 1991. She excelled in Arts and Crafts.
She was preceded in death by her 2 mothers Lorraine Wiles and Eve Wiles.
Funeral services for Ruby Jewell Floyd, 93, will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, November 10 at Bunavista Baptist Church. Interment will be in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Ruby died Monday November 7, 2011 in Amarillo.
The Borger City Council has introduced an ordinance that will provide for the continued taxation of â€śgoods-in-transit.â€ť The council took the action during its regular meeting last Tuesday.
Eddie Edwards, Borger City Manager, said in 2001, Texas voters approved an amendment to the Constitution which would allow a property tax exemption on â€śgoods-in-transitâ€ť once enabling legislation was passed.
Tonight, the Borger Lady Bulldogs basketball team will officially open the 2011-12 season traveling to Lubbock to take on Lubbock Estacado.
Borger Lady Bulldogs Head Coach Travis Nicks enters his third season leading the Lady Bulldogs program and has seen several areas where the program has grown since taking the job.
On the areas he has seen improve, Nicks commented, â€śI think the overall work ethic is better and the girls understand what the expectations are for the program. The attitudes have slowly changed to where there is a competitive fire where the girls are expecting to win.â€ť
Tonight the Frank Phillips College Plainsmen men's basketball team will host Wayland Baptist JV beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the BCAC.
Most Valuable Player:
All- Conference Team:
Aubrey Nuiana, Western Tx
Grecia Rivera, FPC
Kailey Moorhead, NMMI
Daniella Montoya, NMMI
Keli Key-Wilson, Midland
Peyton Evans, WTC
Megan Briggs, Odessa
Katie Gillmore, Clarendon
Alyne Bianchi, FPC
Aline Rosario, Odessa
Madison White, NMMI
Sarah Sawyer, Midland
Jordan Moore, FPC
Natalie Davis, WTC
Andrea Sonic, NMMI
Brittany Serrano, Midland
Vanessa Ortega, Odessa
Shelly Malouff, Odessa
Morgan Brown, WTC
Jefferson and McGee â€“ habitation burglary
300 block of Jackson St. - alarm
600 N. Main St. - warrant service
300 block of Madison St. - disturbance
400 block of Cedar St. - welfare check
600 block of N. Florida St. - alarm
1100 block of S. Cedar St. - disorderly conduct
900 block of E. Sixth â€“ disorderly conduct
200 block of W. Ninth St. - prowler
600 block of N. Weatherly St. - harassment
400 block of N. Harvey St. - Disturbance
1100 block of Valley Drive â€“ public service
100 0 block of Thrams â€“ disturbance
Third and Florida â€“ abandoned vehicle
On Tuesday evening the Borger Lady Bulldogs will take on the Monahans Lady Lobos in the 3A Regional Quarterfinal playoff round.
The match will take place at Lubbock Monterey High School starting at 7:30 p.m.