Archive - 2014 - News Article
Members of the Hemphill County Sheriff’s Department are continuing to search for a missing woman today, extending the lengthy effort into its third day.
If you have a hankering for some outdoor fun while celebrating the July 4th holiday, the Borger Youth Advisory Council may well deserve a place on your Christmas list as they are about to make your dreams come true.
Hutchinson County residents can help take a punch at cancer tomorrow when the 2014 Relay For Life event gets under way in Huber Park. The event is a fund raiser for the American Cancer Society.
The stars were certainly out last night in Borger. The stars of beating cancer at its own game, that is.
The Relay for Life Survivor’s Dinner held its annual banquet for cancer survivors on Tuesday, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Borger Union hall. This year’s dinner’s theme was ”Walk of Stars” a theme that treated cancer survivors as if they were the stars of Hollywood. Over 150 people attended the dinner in celebration of life and those fighting cancerous diseases.
Emergency crews worked through Tuesday afternoon attempting to restore power to hundreds of homes in the Pampa area. When the sun set on their third day of around-the-clock work, repair crews still faced a long road thanks to Mother Nature, according to Excel Energy spokesman Wes Reeves
Several volunteers are urgently needed to help at the High Plains Helping hands outlet in Borger. Able-bodied volunteers can work three hours at the outlet and help hundreds of needy residents.
For more information on how to volunteer please call 273-5601 or stop by the office at 517 B Bryan in Borger.
ident is hoping home really is the place where the heart – and marrow – is this weekend. If it is, then Ashley (Phillips) Inselman feels her daughter, Josey, can be a living testament to the people here.
Excel Energy workers have spent much of the past two days attempting to return power to area customers following Sunday’s powerful storms that rolled across the Texas panhandle.
According to Xcel Energy spokesman Wes Reeves, the utility company’s repair crews worked throughout Sunday night and Monday to restore power to customers in Amarillo, Pampa and Borger.
For years, the High Plains Helping Hands have helped individuals and families in their time of needs. Now, it is time for a little help to come Helping Hands’ way.
Helping Hands is in urgent need of several volunteers to help the community-aid program serve the area.
FRITCH – Hutchinson County residents wondering where the thousands of dollars that have pouring into the area for wildfire relief can rest at ease. The money is still here … and will start making its way to the people affected by the May 11 wildfire as soon as possible.