July 9th, 2015
Borger's City Hall (600 N Main Street) will play host to a special presentation this evening on wildfire preparation from 7-9 p.m. While it might seem silly to worry about wildfire after recieving roughly 2 inches of rain in one night, officials urge citizens to remember that while plants are big and green today, that only means they'll be big and dry later this year.
The Borger soccer camp at the Bulldog soccer fields continued Wednesday morning, and will have one more day of camp Thursday morning before wrapping up. See pictures in this week's sports section.
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.
There will be a 3v3 soccer tournament here in Borger at the Bulldog soccer fields on Saturday July, 18th to help benefit the Borger boys and girls teams next season. See Tuesday's sports section for more details.
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 2015 Borger Soccer Camp is scheduled to begin Monday, July 6th here in Borger at the Borger Bulldog Soccer Field. See more information about signing up in Wednesday's sports section.
Another week of tennis camp at the Borger Country Club continues Tuesday morning. Text head tennis coach Mike McGonagill at 903-261-2497 to sign up for this session.
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.