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March 6th

DPS Increases Spring Break DWI Enforcement

March 6, 2013

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols from March 8 – March 17, one of the most active Spring Break periods in Texas. DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent. The enhanced patrols that target intoxicated drivers are funded through a grant from the Texas Department of Transportation.

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Borger News Herald

AgriLife Extension sponsoring car seat checkup

March 6, 2013

Are your children buckled up correctly? Research shows that more than eight out of ten children's car seats are installed incorrectly!

The Hutchinson County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is sponsoring a Car Seat Checkup to be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fritch Fire Department, 105 S. Hoyne.

Parents are encouraged to bring their child to the event and to know their child's weight and height.

For more information, contact Megan Parr, CEA-FCS, Hutchinson County, at 806-878-4026.

Source 
Borger News Herald

UPDATE: Thursday Weather

March 6, 2013

We only get a brief break in the clouds through the first half of the day today before more clouds roll into the area this afternoon. It will be a breezy and mild day with highs in the lower to middle 70s. The wind will blow from the south at 15 to 25 mph.

Source 
Borger News Herald

March 5th

NEWS: No Excuse For Abuse 5k run set for April 20

March 5, 2013

The Hutchinson County Child Welfare is preparing for its third annual “No Excuse For Abuse” 5k fun run/walk.
In honor of Child Abuse Awareness Month, the board will host the run on Saturday, April 20, 2013.
Early registration is $25 with packet pick-up and a guaranteed t-shirt Friday, April 19 from 4-7 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce at 613 North Main in Borger. Day of event registration is $25 with packets and available t-shirt sizes from 7:30-8 a.m.

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Borger News Herald

NEWS: Borger ISD board to meet Thursday

March 5, 2013

The Borger ISD board is set to meet this Thursday, March 8, 2013, in the board room of the Borger ISD Administration Building. The meeting is set for 7 p.m.
Campus/district reports will be presented, which includes Borger High School Activities and Initiatives, Borger Intermediate School Activities, Gateway Elementary School Activities, and Borger Athletic Activities. This last report will pertain to banners and the middle school gym floors.

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Borger News Herald

REPORT: Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office

March 5, 2013

3-1-13 Jeremy Wayne Newman was arrested on warrant #39029-1 Probation Violation – Possession of Marijuana <2oz and warrant #39029-2 Commitment – Possession of Marijuana <2oz
3-3-13 Deputies took a theft report
3-4-13 Donnie Glen Murrell was arrested on warrant #10480 Probation Violation – Driving While Intoxicated 2nd
3-4-13 Chad Jay Hubbard was arrested on warrant #10287-2 bond surrender/probation violation – injury child/elderly/disable w/intent bodily injury
3-4-13 Deputies responded to an Assault on Sage Mesa in Fritch

Source 
Borger News Herald

March 4th

NEWS: Borger PD continues fight against illegal drugs

March 4, 2013

On Friday March 1st, 2013, the Borger Police Department, in cooperation with the Borger Fire Marshalls Office and the Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office, conducted a business inspection at D&D Amusement located at 1320 S. Florida Street. The Borger Police Department had information that the establishment was selling some of the “potpourri” type substances that had been a recent topic of discussion during a Town Hall Meeting.

Source 
Borger News Herald

UPDATE: Tuesday weather

March 4, 2013

Upper-level and surface high pressure will move into the region quickly in the wake of Monday night's storm system. What this means to you and me is plenty of sunshine all day long with light winds! In fact, northerly winds blowing at speeds averaging 5-15 mph should prevail all day long as high temperatures warm into the upper 40s to the lower 50s by late day.

Source 
Borger News Herald

REPORT: Hutchinson County Sheriff's Office

March 4, 2013

2-28-13 Deputies took a report of telephone harassment.
3-1-13 James Alex Dachille was arrested on warrant #39500 for the offense of Assault causes bodily injury family violence.
3-1-13 Deputies assisted Borger PD on a search and seizure.
3-2-13 Deputies responded to assist Fritch PD at the Allsups in Fritch.
3-2-13 Deputies responded to a Theft call on Boyd Dr. in Fritch.
3-3-13 Deputies responded to a Theft call on Fritch Fortress.
3-3-13 Deputies responded to a minor accident on HWY 687.

Source 
Borger News Herald

REPORT: Borger Police Activity for Feb. 26-March 3, 2013

March 4, 2013

Borger Police Report
Feb. 26-March 3

Feb. 26
300 block of South Cedar - field interview
800 block of North Cedar - field interview
800 block of North McGee - alarm
200 block of Borger Shopping Plaza - alarm
Borger Shopping Plaza - house/business check
1300 block of West Wilson - parking complaint
100 block of Fairview - welfare check
1300 block of South Florida - alarm
400 block of West Sixth - disturbance
800 block of North McGee - alarm
300 block of North Weatherly - alarm
600 block of North Weatherly - followup
6th & Alabama - motorist assist

Source 
Borger News Herald
See sports page for  two-a-days info...
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. 

 

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