February 25th, 2015
Highlights from Tuesday's basketball games, Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships get underway in Austin, and two Big 12 baseball players get national recognition.
The Borger Bulldogs boys basketball team dropped their bi-district game to Levelland in Amarillo Tuesday night 72-79. See results in Wednesday's sports section.
The Frank Phillips mens basketball team knocked off Western Texas in Snyder Tuesday night 72-69. See results in Wednesday's sports section.
Edith Guynes Stanley of Borger celebrates her 75th birthday on Saturday, Feb. 28 with an "Unselfish Birthday Party" at the First United Methodist Church in Borger. Stanley is asking for donations to the McCurdy School in Espanola, New Mexico instead of gifts for herself.
The bi-district neutral playoff game between Borger and Levelland has been rescheduled for Tuesday night in Amarillo at Tascosa High School gym at 7:30 p.m.The ticket prices have also changed for the game. Adult tickets are $5.00 and Student tickets are $3.00.
Saturday February 21st, 2015
(#1) Kentucky (27-0) 110
Auburn (12-15) 75
Kentucky played host to SEC league door matt Auburn and appropriately blew them out of the gym. Kentucky used a 23-2 run in the first half to break open a 27 point first half lead. They never looked back as Auburn never seriously threatened again. Karl Anthony Towns led Kentucky with 19 points and 10 rebounds.
(#3) Gonzaga (28-1) 70
Lorna Mae Tate, 76, passed away Friday, February 20, 2015.
Graveside service will be held 2 pm Tuesday, February 24, 2015 in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Margaret Estelle Badeen, 90, died February 21, 1915 in Amarillo. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Minton Memorial Chapel in Borger. Burial will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Cub Scout Pack 565's Blue and Gold Banquet was held on Saturday, Feb 21. The evening was truly inspiring and the scouts and their leaders are to be commended for their dedication and service. Great Job!
The freshman Lady Bulldogs basketball team went 20-3 on the season winning the district title. See weekend sports section for more information.