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July 7th, 2015
Borger's City Council is scheduled to meet in regular session tonight at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall. As usual a range of items are listed on the agenda, but those familiar with the town's Youth Advisory Council can take note of planned action regarding the organization's leadership and expenses. Full details on the meeting's outcome and action taken will be featured in the Wednesday edition of the paper, but locals are still encouraged to attend, especially if they'd like to bring local matters to the attention of the council.
Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix breaks down where big name NBA free agents like LaMarcus Aldridge, Paul Millsap, Greg Monroe, Danny Green, Tyson Chandler and Rajon Rondo might end up.
The Hutchinson County Library was evacuated on Tuesday morning around 9:30 a.m.after a section of the clubroom wall collapsed. No one was hurt.
The Borger Animal Shelter has plenty of dogs and cats just waiting for a great home!
The Commissioners of Hutchinson County have seen some pressure recently to move forward with the drawn out process of designing and organizing renovations for the county jail. Both the Sheriff's Department and Commissioners themselves have expressed impatience at the delays thus far, but tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. a decision will finally come to vote.
Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix and Luke Winn explain which moves they liked following the 2015 NBA draft, and which moves left them scratching their heads.
Thousands of people turned out for the very first edition of CatCon Los Angeles. Attendees donned cat ears, lined up to shake paws with celebrity felines, and fawned over cat-centric arts, crafts and products.
Four members of the local media were honored by the Borger Independent School District and TASB (Texas Association of School Boards) on Thursday, June 11 at the regular June board meeting for their fair, accurate and balanced reporting. (left to right) BISD Superintendent Chance Welch, Borger News Herald reporter Sharon Castleberry, Borger News Herald sports writer Evan Hays, KQTY Station Manager George Grover, and BISD Board Member Les Sharp. (Not pictured Borger News Herald photographer Don Rice)
A pickup was involved in a rollover trapping the driver inside on Friday morning. Fritch Fire Department Volunteers along with Fritch Police worked the scene and were forced to use the Jaws of Life to free the driver who was transported by ambulance to Golden Plains Community Hospital.
The Fritch Fire Department uses Jaws of Life to cut driver out of pickup. More information will be posted as it becomes available.