Archive - 2012 - News Article
Fritch, TX - Deputy Regional Director Colin Campbell has announced that Darren E. Bryant has been selected for a 120-day detail as the acting superintendent of Lake Meredith National Recreation Area and Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument in Fritch, Texas.
Bryant is currently the Chief of Facility Management at Guadalupe Mountains National Park, and will report to his new assignment on October 7.
â€śWe are delighted to have Darren come to Lake Meredith,â€ť said Rose Pollard, Acting Superintendent of Lake Meredith NRA and Alibates Flint Quarries NM.
Crime Stoppers and the Borger Police Department are seeking assistance in identifying two female subjects wanted for questioning in reference to the use of counterfeit coupons at a local supermarket in Borger.
On Thursday August 29th, 2012, two unidentified females purchased groceries at the United Supermarket in Borger. During their purchase, the two unidentified females used counterfeit coupons to obtain $887.92 worth of merchandise.
While inside the store one of the female subjects used a motorized cart.
On October 9th, a Hutchinson County Jury, of eight men and four women convicted Steven Dewayne Ingram, age 29 of Borger, for Possession of Methamphetamine, less than one gram.
The offence occurred on November 19th, 2010 in Borger.
Ingram was originally granted a Court appointed attorney to represent him on the charges but he denied that assistance and told the Court he would represent himself.
Employees of Anytime Fitness, 1325 W. Wilson in Borger, celebrated the storeâ€™s first anniversary this week. Anytime Fitness is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and offers its members the use of free weights, machine weights, state-of-the-art cardio equipment, digital fitness room and opportunity to reserve a personal trainer.
For more information, call 274-1547.
Diners from around the area enjoyed a variety of foods on Tuesday night at the Borger News-Heraldâ€™s Taste of Hutchinson County held at the Aluminum Dome.
Over 250 people filled the Dome while eighteen restaurants served up some of the tastiest grub this side of Dallas.
Ever since Borgans dragged Main Street on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 it is becoming a monthly occurrence every second Saturday of the month. Only now it is for a good cause. Citizens of the county will hop in their cars and cruise Main or park and enjoy some fall festivities.
Frank Phillips College honored cancer survivors at their home game Monday night when they hosted the Dig For the Cure at the BCAC. Donations were accepted at both doors, and the survivors in attendance were presented with a rose and recognition in between games. Fans were all adorned in pink to cheer on the Lady Plainsmen, and the volleyball players wore pink ribbons and armbands to keep with the theme of the night. Pink sugar cookies and pink lemonade were served free of charge at the concession stand. It was a special night honoring those who have fought the cancer battle and won.
The first Taste of Hutchinson County came off as a complete success, thanks to all the participating restaurants and other vendors, said event coordinator, Stephanie Hooper.
Hundreds of area residents came out to the Aluminum Dome on Tuesday night to help raise money for the Borger Satellite Workshop. More information in tomorrowâ€™s paper!
Get your spoon and fork ready and your taste buds fired up - the First Annual Borger News-Herald Taste of Hutchinson County opens its doors to the public tonight at 6 p.m. and stays that way until 8 p.m.
Nineteen restaurants are signed up and ready to serve you the finest examples of their cuisine and drinks. They are: Bennigans; Borger Country Club; Budweiser; Buffalo Grass; Caprock Winery; Hilltop Bistro at Golden Plains Community Hospital; Great Plains Western Dining; Kentucky Fried Chicken; Lone Star Restaurant; and McDonaldâ€™s.
On Monday, Oct. 8 at 7:49 a.m., a 1996 Dodge pickup driven by Bobby Lee Ream, 17, of Borger turned left onto Wilson from Florida in front of a 2008 Saturn SUV driven by Ivonne Adilene Edwards, 25, of Borger. Reamâ€™s vehicle struck the SUV on the front left. He was charged with Failure to Yield Right-of-Way. Four children were riding in the SUV. All occupants of the SUV were taken to Golden Plains Community Hospital Emergency Room for treatment.