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July 13th

Plans underway for new medical office building

July 13, 2012

Plans are underway for a new medical office building that will be located close to the new Golden Plains Community Hospital.
Dennis Jack, CEO of GPCH, said plans are to construct an 9,200 square foot building that will house four doctors, the General Surgeon, the Orthopedic Surgeon, the Internal Medicine Doctor and the OB/GYN, in separate areas, as well as the Golden Plains Rural Health Clinic. The hospital is also considering installing dialysis services in the new clinic if it can be determined the need is sufficient in the county.

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Borger News Herald

Borger Police Report - July 11, 2012

July 13, 2012

Borger Police Report
July 11, 2012

100 block of Frontera – followup
100 block of Weatherly – welfare check
200 block of North Main – field interview
200 block of North Cedar – field interview
Main and Wilson – field interview
Moody and Cedar – motorist assist
Hastings – followup
300 block of Dolomita – followup
100 block of Cottonwood – followup
Hoochy Poochy – followup
1100 block of Coble – welfare check
300 block of Coble – welfare check
700 block of Whittenburg – report of theft
900 block of Parkway – report of recovered property
Stinnett – followup

Source 
Borger News Herald

Vintage and classy comes to downtown Borger

July 13, 2012

Downtown Main Street welcomes something vintage and classy as part of the downtown merchants.
The Vintage Pearl, 501 N. Main St., in Borger, officially opened this week as a place for Borger residents to shop. First time boutique owner Shawna Lamb opened this business to help people and offer a laid back and convenient shopping experience.

Source 
Borger News Herald

July 12th

PSPCISD locking down on new iPad security

July 12, 2012

Back in April, PSPCISD board members approved action to buy iPads for high school students.
Now that the iPads are in the possession of the students, PSPCISD faculty members have made it where they can watch the functions on each iPad. This was discussed in Tuesday’s meeting.
PSPCISD purchased 20 packs of 10 iPads (200 iPads) for students, along with a Macbook and sync cart that will allow teachers to sync apps to 30 iPads at a time. The total cost was about $119,684, plus an extra $2,000 for protective covers.

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Borger News Herald

Borger appoints new CRMWA board member

July 12, 2012

The Borger City Council has appointed a new member to the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority Board of Directors.
During its regular meeting last week, the council acted to name Bill Carder as the city’s newest representative on the board.
The recent passing of longtime member Tom Edmonds created an unexpired term on the board. Edmonds had served on this board continuously from August of 1998 until his passing on April 6, 2012. His term would have expired on the 31st of this month.

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Borger News Herald

Chevron Phillips Borger Plant named recipient of Caring for Texas

July 12, 2012

The Texas Chemical Council and Association of Chemical Industry of Texas’s recognized Chevron Phillips Chemical Company’s Borger Plant as a recipient of Caring for Texas. Caring for Texas recognizes member facilities that, during the previous calendar year, achieved exemplary results and demonstrated a strong commitment to their employees and their community in emergency response, security and pollution prevention. The TCC/ACIT Annual Awards Banquet was held on Thursday, June 7th at Moody Gardens Resort & Conference Center in Galveston, Texas.

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Borger News Herald

Borger Police Report - July 10, 2012

July 12, 2012

Borger Police Report
July 10, 2012

GPCH ER – followup
Stevenson and Sterling – welfare check
1100 block of Elmore – report of disturbance
500 block of North Main – parking complaint
500 block of North Main – parking complaint
Adobe Trail – suspicious person
200 block of Pinehurst – alarm
United Supermarket – followup
900 block of North Florida – report of criminal mischief
1000 block of Meredith – house/business check
600 block of West Third – report of theft
1400 block of West Wilson – report of traffic accident
100 block of West Ocla – followup

Source 
Borger News Herald

July 11th

Phillips 66 seeing success in Borger

July 11, 2012

Phillips 66 is seeing success in the Borger area.
Chris Coon, who is Refinery Manager for Phillips 66, was the featured speaker at the Borger Rotary Club Tuesday afternoon.
On May 1, what was ConocoPhillips became two companies, with the upstream portion maintaining the Conoco name and the downstream portion, which is refining, marketing, and transportation, became Phillips 66.

Source 
Borger News Herald

Borger Police Report - July 9, 2012

July 11, 2012

July 9, 2012

United - followup
600 block of Weatherly - followup
900 block of Harrington - narcotics violation
1100 block of Pine - followup
200 block of East Tenth - report of criminal mischief
1100 bloc of Pine - followup
900 block of Deahl - report of building burglary
1100 block of Coble - narcotics violation
700 block of West Wilson - report of disorderly conduct
1100 block of Sterling - report of disturbance
600 block of Weatherly - assist agency
1100 block of Sterling - alarm
200 block of West Seventh - fireworks complaint
700 block of Stevenson - report of disturbance

Source 
Borger News Herald

Borger Police Report - July 6-8, 2012

July 11, 2012

Borger Police Report
July 6-8, 2012

July 6, 2012
300 block of Brain - report of criminal trespass
3rd and Florida - report of DWI (traffic)
10th & McGee - field interview
Grace Fellowship Church - house/business check
Lowes - report of suspicious activity
300 block of Brain - report of suspicious person
1000 block of Keith - field interview
200 block of Galahad - alarm
200 block of South Florida - report of traffic accident
600 block of Weatherly - followup
600 block of West First - alarm
800 block of North Main - report of abandoned vehicle
10th & Main - warrant service

Source 
Borger News Herald
FPC Girls Basketball team named All-Academic Team....see sports for more.
  The Future Lady Bulldog Basketball Camp will be held on July 14th through the 17th. 
The dates: June 16 -19, cost is Baseball camp: $80, and Softball hitting clinic $40. Call 806-681-...

 

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