February 20th, 2014
Ezequiel “Zeke” Perez 22, of Stinnett, Texas
passed away February 16, 2014.
Ezequiel was born November 13, 1991 in Borger, Texas to
Francisco Perez and Yolanda Valenzuela.
James Lee Thompson, 48, passed away Monday,
February 17, 2014.
A memorial service will be held 10 am Saturday at the
Stinnett Church of Christ. Graveside service will be 2 pm
Don Parker, 69, passed away Tuesday, February
18, 2014 in Amarillo.
Funeral service will held at 11 am Friday, February 21,
Louise Vanoy Owens, 87, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away February 14, 2014. Louise was born August 3, 1926 in Powell, Oklahoma to Samuel Jackson and Lilly Pearl (Parkhill) Jones. . Mrs. Owens is preceded in death by her parents; husband Theodore Owens in 1993. Survivors include one daughter Sharon Kay Lanford of San Antonio, Texas; brother Royce and wife LaRue Jones of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; sister Patricia and husband Elzie Smith of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Margie Askew of Gainesville, Texas.
Jimmie Ray (Rusty) Wheless, 81, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in Norman. Memorial Services will be 2:00 PM Saturday, February 22 at Sunset Memorial Park Chapel with his brother-in-law, Mr. Kay Litterell of Borger, Texas officiating.
Don Parker, 69, passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in Amarillo.
A grass fire is currently raging at the Turkey Track Ranch, approximately 15 miles northeast of Stinnett. According to Danny Richards, Hutchinson County's Chief Emergency Services Coordinator, the fire has currently consumed approximately 200-300 acres of land.
Emergency crews from Hutchinson County, Stinnett, Borger, Fritch, Skellytown, Spearman, the Crutch Ranch, Big Creek Ranch, and the Parks Service are all on-scene attempting to help control the blaze.
Mac Thornberry visits Borger. Read all about it in tomorrows paper.
The Borger News Herald is waiting to hear from DPS about the accident that happened Saturday night along the Canadian River Bridge. Updates will be in the paper as soon as we get them.