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Suspect arrested for Kimbrell homicide

April 26, 2011

A suspect has been arrested for the homicide of a local citizen that took place last Thursday.
On Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at approximately 6 p.m., Borger police and Texas Rangers arrested 47-year-old Gregorio Felan for the murder of Lois Kimbrell. Felan, a nearby neighbor to the victim, was processed at the Borger Police Department on the charge of murder, which is a felony of the first degree.

Help needed in concession stand burglary

April 26, 2011

Over the past four years the Borger Little League Concession Stand, located in the center of the Agnes Howe Youth Baseball Complex, has fallen victim to burglary at least once a season.
This has resulted in the loss of money and food, along with damage to the concession stand that included a broken air conditioning unit in 2010.
This past Saturday, the concession stand once again was broken into and Borger Little League and the operators of the concession stand during the baseball season are asking for the community’s help in catching those responsible.

WTES receives special recognition

April 26, 2011

West Texas Elementary has yet again been recognized by the Division of NCLB Program Coordination at the Texas Education Agency for outstanding academic performance and received A Distinguished Progress and Distinguished Performance Awards for 2010-2011.
Garey Dozier, principal of WTES, stated that since 1998, the school has received this award 12 times.
In order for a school to get this type of recognition it has to have done the following:
•Maintained a campus residing population of 40% or more low-income in 2010-2011
•Met AYP in 2009 and 2010

HCSO Report for April 10-22, 2011

April 26, 2011

The Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office has the following to report for April 10-22, 2011:

1) Deputies assisted Troopers with a one vehicle accident approximately 5 miles North of Stinnett on Highway 207.

2) Deputies assisted local fire departments with a grass fire on Highway 207 and the Canadian River Bridge, Electric City Area.

3) Deputies were called to the 100 Block of Eagle, Golf Course Addition, on a report of a welfare check.

4) Deputies were called to Gate # 14, Borger Refinery Complex, on a report of a stolen trailer.

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