July 8th, 2014
The Future Lady Bulldog Basketball Camp will be held on July 14th through the 17th.
Beth Miller, 89, of Amarillo, died Sunday, July 6, 2014.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014 in Hansford Cemetery at Spearman. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mrs. Miller was born on July 17, 1924 in Delhi, Oklahoma to Zula and Edward Uptergrove. She owned and operated a beauty shop for over 35 years in Borger. Mrs. Miller was an officer in the order of the Eastern Star. She was a charter member of Keeler Baptist Church.
She married Joe C. Miller on Sept. 7, 1946 in Spearman.
Jim E. Wheeler, MD, 86 of Borger died July 3, 2014 in Borger. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 9, at Minton Memorial Chapel with Mr. Denny Sneed of Church of Christ at Borger officiating. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. The family will receive friends at the Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8.
The Hutchinson County Crisis Center is set to host its annual telethon in the coming days. This year’s telethon will help fight against all sorts of physical and mental abuse by auctioning off various items donated from organizations and local citizens.
The telethon is held once a year to raise needed funds for the HC3 program and to help child and adult victims of sexual assault and family violence.
According to HC3 director Norma Luginbyhl, “Hutchinson County is above state average on child abuse.”
Golden Plains Community Hospital CEO Kevin Storey announced the Borger hospital would begin offering a new service to local residents in August the hospitalist program. Storey made the announcement at the Hutchinson County Health District board meeting on Monday.
According to Storey, GPCH will be offering a hospitalist program beginning in August as a way to make its medical care even better.
Glenda Gay Garrard, 75 of Borger died Sunday, July 6th in Borger. No services will be set. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Glenda was born July 28, 1938 in Amherst, Texas to Hubert and Allie Taylor. She was a bar tender and cleaned houses. Loved to play cards and Bingo.
Glenda was preceded in death by her parents, brother David Taylor and a son Steve Taylor.
When it comes to the world of homemade quilts and blankets, there may not be a better place to go that the Hutchinson County Historical Museum. Well, at least, for the month of July.
The museum unveiled its month-long exhibit of some of the top quilt makers last week when the 2014 Quilt Show opened to the general public.
Through the whole month of July, the Hutchinson County Historical Museum will open the county’s eyes to the quilting world. This year, there are over 30 quilts of all sizes on display in the museum’s north gallery.
The Fourth of July makes everyone smile - it’s grilled food, sparklers, and everything red, white, and blue. For many families, it is the best party of the summer.
This year, the City of Borger wants to make it one of the biggest celebrations of the summer.
Caprock Nursing and Rehabilitation employees will be honored today when the company receives its 5-star banner and plaque from state officials.
The members of the public are invited to the ceremony, which will start at 4 p.m. at the CN&R facility at 900 College Ave
The Frank Phillips College Board of Regents certainly received some hot news at its recent meeting. Really hot.
Jimmie McCarthy presented a slide show to the board members regarding the college’s newest program, the remote welding program.