March 22nd, 2011
The West Texas Lady Comanches held off a late surge by the Lady Mustangs from Claude to get their first District win 13-9 in Stinnett yesterday.
Devin DeLapp went 3-5 with a double, a triple, and two RBIs to lead the Lady Tribe in the wind and dirt.
Chay Sargent went 3-4 with a double and two RBIs. Abby Rios also had a double. Hailee Flaharity had an RBI on a sacrifice.
AMARILLO â€“ James Edward â€śHeavyâ€ť Walker, 82, died March 19, 2011, in Amarillo.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at Memorial Park Chapel of Memories with Pastor Bobby Bradshaw of Lighthouse officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at the funeral home.
D. C. Lindley, 85, died Sunday, March 20, 2011, in Amarillo.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at First Southern Baptist Church in Fritch with Rev. Paul Simpson of Claremore, OK, and Rev. Calvin Winters, pastor, officiating. Interment will be in â€śThe Garden of Serenityâ€ť at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton/Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
FRITCH - Colleen A. Hamby, 84, died Sunday, March 20, 2011 in Amarillo.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Broadway Baptist Church in Fritch with Rev. Bill Browning, pastor, officiating. Interment will be in â€śThe Garden of Loveâ€ť at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton/Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Mrs. Hamby was born on June 26, 1926 in Harlan, Iowa, and moved to Amarillo from Fritch in 2000.
The annual Fritch Chamber of Commerce banquet is coming up in less than two weeks!
The banquet will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 2, at the Sanford-Fritch Junior High Cafeteria on Eagle Boulevard.
The 2011 Man and Woman of the Year will be announced and honored during the banquet.
Woman of the Year nominees includes Jessica Grishem, Jady Glosson, Kathy Harrah, Kathy Harris, Jeanie Henson, Tara Huff, Renee Laney, Carolyn Mathews, Sara Ledford, Jeannie Olson, Vicki Wilson, May Wright, and Melanie Wyble.
A local citizen is doing her part to see that children who need a meal during the summer months will have that opportunity.
Last Wednesday Jennifer Hataway spoke before the Borger Noon Lions Club about a potential summer feeding program.
She has been a part of the Borger community for six years and is a pediatric physical therapist. Her husband Jayson was the vice principal for Borger Middle School for two years and is now the principal at Crockett Elementary.
Monday afternoon, the Frank Phillips College Board of Regents accepted an unrestricted gift of $35,000 from ConocoPhillips that will used for the equipping and renovations scheduled to take place this summer in the FPC Science Laboratory.
The donation by ConocoPhillips joins $50,000 donations by United Supermarkets and the Amarillo Area Foundation that will cover the $130,000 it will cost to renovate the science lab.
Funeral services for Jerry Thomas McClure, 79, will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at the 1st Southern Baptist Church in Fritch with Rev. Justin Unwin, Pastor of the 1st Assembly of God in Fritch and Rev. Darrell Trout Pastor of Harvest Time Church in Midland officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton-Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Maxine Sells, 87, died Friday, March 18, 2011, in Amarillo.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Church of Christ at Borger with Mr. Richard Kasko, minister of the Fritch Church of Christ, officiating and Mr. Wes Balentine, eulogist. Interment will be in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton/Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Margaret Ann â€śPeggyâ€ť Burroughs Aull began her eternal life on Saturday, March 19, 2011, in Lubbock, Texas. Her memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, March 22, in the chapel of the First Baptist Church of Amarillo under the direction of Brown Funeral Directors. Dr. Winfred Moore will officiate.