Archive - Dec 30, 2011 - News Article
The Borger City Council is set to meet this Tuesday.
The meeting will take place at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, in the city council chambers of Borger City Hall, 600 North Main.
The council will act on a request from CVS Pharmacy for a variance to the distance requirements of an off-premise alcoholic beverage sales permit for beer and wine.
In other business, the council will act on expenditures for the last half of December 2011, and the minutes of the regular meeting of Dec. 20, 2011.
Another person involved in the recent drug bust surrounding the Fernandez family has entered a guilty plea.
According to court records, Thomas Salazar pleaded guilty to one count of cocaine possession with intent to distribute. He faces a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison. He is charged with knowingly and intentionally possessing with the intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine and/or five kilograms or more of cocaine in the Randall, Potter, and Hutchinson County areas.
Ready for some more cold temperatures? Brrr! This is your chance to cuddle up with $50 cold cash in our January Low Temp Contest sponsored by Malcolm Hinkle and Top Oâ€™Texas Ice, 1945 N. Hobart Street in Pampa.
All you have to do is guess what the lowest temperature will be in the month of January 2012 for Borger. Deadline to get your entry in is January 15, 2012. One entry per person. Each entry must include your name, mailing address and phone number.
Entries may be dropped off at the Borger News-Herald, 207 N. Main, or may be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMARILLO-On Thursday morning, representatives from CRMWA, Mesa Water, and civic leaders from the Texas Panhandle were in attendance for the closing of the $103 million water purchase agreement at the Happy State Bank Building in Amarillo.
Taking part in the official signing were T.Boone Pickens and Robert Stillwell of Mesa Water, CRMWA General Manager Kent Satterwhite, and CRMWA Board President Norman Wright.