Archive - Aug 2013 - News Article
Last nights weather causes another wreck on the Fritch Highway. Woman and boy are okay.
The department of public safety told us a Borger man 72 yr old Albert Dwain Botsford was killed in a single car rollover last night just east of mile marker 338.
Officials believe weather conditions and unsafe speed may have been a factor as Botsford lost control of his pick-up and rolled multiple times.
Reports show, the driver was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
The Borger News Herald, Anytime Fitness and Wal-Mart are teaming up to host a 5k run this weekend to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network, and to purchase school supplies for kids whose families are feeling the pinch this back-to-school season.
Six of the Actors from the Musical "Texas" were in an automobile accident on Monday evening. The victims killed in the wreck were identified by the DPS as Clinton Diaz of Amarillo; Andrew Duncan of Wichita Falls; Amanda Starz of Timonium, Md.; Julian Arredondo of Haltom; and Eric Harrison of Fort Worth. Injured in the accident was Timothy Johnson of Portland, Ore., and the truck driver, Theron Arthur McSay of Fort Collins, Colo. the cast members were driving back from the annual end-of-summer cast party south of Dumas. Alcohol may have been a factor, according to the DPS statement.
Senator Kel Seliger touched on several topics at the Borger Town Hall meeting.
On a routine traffic stop Travis Wayne Gossett, from Mullin, Texas, was pulled over. He as later arrested and taken to jail for violation of probation.
We will have information on this arrest after we get information from the BPD.
Senator Kel Seliger will be at the Borger Town Hall meeting Tuesday August 13th at 9:45am, This Town Hall meeting is open to the public.
Ronna Hopson is the winner of the Hole-In-One Golf Tournament hosted by Sid Richardson. She was closest to the hole at 18".
2nd Annual 7K for HOPE Run/Walk Benefiting the American Cancer Society
August 10, 2013
Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
Entry form available at www.lonestarrunnersclub.net or runsignup.com/hope7k