April 21st, 2014
Contessa â€śTessaâ€ť Ward, 30, of Fritch died April 14, 2014.
Memorial Service will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 19, at Family Worship Center with Pastor Ronnie Woodward officiating. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 South Georgia.
Tessa was born in Amarillo, on December 5, 1983 to Ricky and Donna Ward. She worked as a clerk for Lowes Grocery, and loved animals.
She was preceded in death by her two grandfathers Ed Briscoe, and Alvie Ward and a grandmother Tootsie Ward.
Linda F. Tyson, 73, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014 in Amarillo.
Linda was born March 20, 1941 in Borger Texas to Buwel Leroy and Thelma Margarette (Watkins)Sargent.
Linda was married to Gene Tyson on October 19, 1958 in Borger.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Gene Tyson.
Barbara Skaggs Haning, 88, died Saturday April 19, 2014 in Borger. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at 1st Baptist Church of Borger with Pastor Les Sharp of Faith Covenant Church officiating. Private family graveside will be at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Ina Ruth Tyler, 78, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014.
Funeral service will be 10 am Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be 2 pm at Boys Ranch Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. In lieu of flowers, her memory may be honored with a gift to Boys Ranch.
Ivan “Lad” Cole Yake, 53, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014.
Investigation Discovery was in Borger back in August to investigate the murder of Phyllis Jackson. The story of events will be aired tonight on the Investigation Discovery Channel at 9pm.
As of 3:20 pm, traffic on Hwy 136 between Fritch and Amariilo has been stopped. A car was hit by a McLane semi head on, cops are on the scene. Borger News Herald is on the scene, and will report more information as it comes in.
U.S. SenatorJohn Cornyn (R-TX) has introduced a bill he is calling The Eliminating Improper & Abusive IRS Audits Act of 2014.