March 17th, 2014
The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.
Paul Thomas Corbin and his wife Terra Lashea Corbin, of Morse, have been jailed on charges stemming from an alleged sexual assault last week, after an investigation conducted by the Hutchinson County DA, Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office, the Hansford County Sheriff’s Office, the Borger Police Department, and the Texas Rangers, according to a press release issued by Chief Deputy James Qualls of the Hutchinson County Sheriff&r
Several local churches will be involved with a ‘Spring Turnaround Contractor Appreciation Meal’ on Saturday, March 15, at 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church at 100 S. Hedgecoke in Borger.
UPDATE: Emergency crews responded to a grass and structure fire at the 300 block of Grand Street in Borger on Thursday just before noon.
A fire has occurred at the 300 block of Grand street in Borger. Officials have several blocks shut down for what appears to have been a grass fire that spread to a mobile home. The trailer has sustained severe damage and the yard next door has been almost completely consumed.
Flames at this point seem to be all out, but authorities are still working the scene and smoldering debris is still being sprayed with foam. More details will be released as they become available. For now, the recommendation is to avoid the area.
Sherryl June Wilhelm, 64, born January 19, 1950 died March 10, 2014.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Cox Funeral Home Benton Chapel with Charlie Cox officiating. Burial will take place at Memory Gardens Cemetery
Dwayne Dover, 69, of Borger, Texas passed away Tuesday March 11, 2014. Mr. Dover was born February 19,1945 in Dodge City, Kansas to William Lou and Alberta Emma(Audrey) Dover. Mr. Dover worked for Duke Energy as an operator maintenance supervisor. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Fritch. Mr. Dover married Frances Padgett December 29,1986 in Clovis, New Mexico. Mr. Dover is preceded in death by his parents Bill and Dorothy Dover. Survivors include his wife Frances and his beloved dog Cookie Dover.
Fritch’s Medical Clinic is expected to reopen soon, after closing earlier this week.