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February 27th, 2014

City of Borger and Hutchinson County Warrant Roundup

February 27, 2014

Tomorrow is your last chance clear your warrants before arrests start on Saturday, March 1st. f your name appears on the City Warrant list and you would like to make arrangements to resolve the matter you can call the Municipal Court at 806-273-0975 during regular business hours
 
Monday - Friday 8-5
Municipal Court

Borger ISD Tennis Team

February 27, 2014

Thursday night the Borger High Tennis Team will be having a fundraiser at Pizza Duo. The team will be waiting tables during our Thursday night and will receive 10% of the sales, plus 100% of your tips. The Thursday night buffet will have ribs, sausage, chicken, potatoes, pizza, and much more all for only $10 including tax and drink.

February 26th

Kai Moffitt indicted for father's murder

February 26, 2014

   As of Wednesday, February 26,  Brendan Kai Moffitt, 23, of Borger has been formally indicted by a Hutchinson County Grand Jury for the New Year's Day murder of his father, Herschel Bryan Moffitt, according to a press release from the office of 84th Judicial District Attorney Mark W. Snider.

     Kai Moffitt was arrested on January 1, 2014 after police, responding to a call for possible gun shots fired, found his father, Herschel Bryan Moffitt, 47, dead from multiple gunshot wounds. 

 

Agrium announces $720m expansion to Borger plant

February 26, 2014

 

     Calgary, Alberta -- Agrium Inc has announced expansino plans for their plant in Borger.

 

     The expansion project will add a new urea production unit of approximately 610,000 tonnes, of 

February 25th

Greg Abbott stops to campaign in Amarillo

February 25, 2014

Greg Abbott, Texas Attorney General and candidate for Governor, stopped in Amarillo Tuesday afternoon to address reporters and supporters at Cafe Marizon.

Crutches 4 Africa

February 25, 2014

David Talbot visits Borger to talk about Crutches for Africa. David says' "We toil together to enable those we may never see. Hobbled in life by some illness, accident or act of violance. Many are hopeless. The generous donations given to Crutches 4 Africa are the tools we use to help raise the hindered, to lift them from the dust, and help them on their way." You may donate your mobility devices to the Borger News Herald, H & H Printing or Ameriprise between now and April 30th. These devices will then be shipped to Africa for distribution.

February 24th

Boy Scouts Visit the Borger News Herald

February 24, 2014

One of Borger's Boy Scout Troops toured the Borger News Herald on Saturday to see how the paper is printed.

Troopers release information on Canadian River Bridge crash

February 24, 2014

The Texas Department of Public Safety has released identity of a man killed in a bizarre auto accident over the weekend of February 15 and 16. 

Ezequiel Perez, 22, was on his way to Stinnett from Borger in a 1999 Honda 4-door car when he drifted onto the guard rail at the Canadian River bridge outside of town, according to a report by Senior Trooper Chris Ray of the DPS. 

The guard rail impact caused the car "to vault into the river bottom," coming to rest between the southbound and northbound sections of teh bridge, said the release. 

February 23rd

Borger Police seek information on Church Burglars

February 23, 2014

 

February 18th

UPDATE #3: Grass fire north of Stinnett now mainly under control

February 18, 2014

A grass fire is currently raging at the Turkey Track Ranch, approximately 15 miles northeast of Stinnett. According to Danny Richards, Hutchinson County's Chief Emergency Services Coordinator, the fire has currently consumed approximately 200-300 acres of land.

Emergency crews from Hutchinson County, Stinnett, Borger, Fritch, Skellytown, Spearman, the Crutch Ranch, Big Creek Ranch, and the Parks Service are all on-scene attempting to help control the blaze.

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